Wallabies ‘ready for the fight’ to restore morale – Cheika

Published : 2:12 pm  June 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Coach Michael Cheika has vowed the Wallabies will lift the spirits of the Australian game amid a demoralising Super Rugby campaign in this week’s start to the international Test season.

Two-goal Ronaldo keeps Madrid kings of Europe

Published : 2:09 pm  June 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid crushed Juventus 4-1 in Cardiff on Saturday to become the first team to retain the European Cup in the Champions League era.

Cavs vow more aggressive, decisive play against Warriors

Published : 1:25 pm  June 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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LeBron James and his Cleveland teammates will need quicker decisions and more aggressive play in Sunday’s second game of the NBA Finals after the Cavaliers were routed by Golden State in the opener.

Nadal merciless as Djokovic toils in Paris

Published : 1:18 pm  June 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal lost just one game in a ruthless display to reach the French Open last 16 on Friday, but title-holder Novak Djokovic needed five sets to survive.

Hunt the hero as Crusaders escape in nail-biter

Published : 1:18 pm  June 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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A sensational 45-metre Mitchell Hunt drop goal three minutes into injury time gave the Canterbury Crusaders a 25-22 win over the Otago Highlanders on Saturday in a Super Rugby clash that may have repercussions for the All Blacks.

Winless Froome confident for Dauphine

Published : 1:07 pm  June 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Chris Froome heads into the start of the week-long Criterium du Dauphine on Sunday with uncertainty surrounding his form and fitness.

Juventus bar Zidane’s path to history with Madrid

Published : 1:07 pm  June 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Only Zinedine Zidane’s former club Juventus stand between the Real Madrid coach and football history in Saturday’s star-studded Champions League final in Cardiff.

Murray struggled for focus after reaching top

Published : 7:10 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray admits he struggled to stay motivated after a scintillating surge in form that propelled him to the top of the world rankings only a few months ago.

La Liga win is bigger than World Cup for Zidane

Published : 7:05 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Zinedine Zidane claimed winning La Liga as Real Madrid coach on Sunday surpasses his stellar achievements as a player and even lifting the Champions League in his debut season as coach last year.

Irving, James lead the way as Cavs down Celtics

Published : 6:59 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Kyrie Irving and LeBron James combined for 76 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers battled to a 112-99 victory over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday to move within one game of a place in the NBA Finals.

Unbeaten Crusaders block out title talk

Published : 6:59 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The unbeaten Canterbury Crusaders have shut out Super Rugby title talk as they grapple with an arduous schedule that has them playing in their fourth country in as many weeks on Saturday.

Vettel looks to end Ferrari’s 16-year Monaco wait

Published : 6:42 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Championship leader Sebastian Vettel will this weekend seek to increase his advantage and inflict a demoralising blow to his rivals by securing Ferrari’s first win at the Monaco Grand Prix since 2001.

State funds vital for the growth of rugby – Asanga Seneviratne

Published : 6:42 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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President of Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) Asanga Seneviratne believes that state funds are an essential part if the sport is to reach its peak at international level in the near future.

Pogba sends grieving Man Utd to emotional Europa triumph

Published : 6:35 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Paul Pogba dedicated victory to the victims of this week’s Manchester terror attack after propelling Manchester United towards a 2-0 victory over Ajax in Wednesday’s Europa League final.

Review: Royal secures League and Bradby first-leg in style

Published : 5:18 pm  May 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Royal College are the new Singer Inter-Schools Under-20 League Rugby Tournament champions for the 2017 season. The team from Reid Avenue delivered the final blow on Saturday to regain the coveted title by overcoming the traditional rivals Trinity College 22-17 at Pallekele in Kandy.

Navodya wins bronze in Thailand

Published : 11:12 pm  May 23, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Sri Lanka’s Navodya Sankalpa won the Bronze Medal in the Boys’ 400 metres hurdles on the final day of the Second Asian Youth Athletic Championship which concluded at the National Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand on Tuesday.

Mourinho says Manchester attack victims in United’s ‘minds and hearts’

Published : 8:03 pm  May 23, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Jose Mourinho said the victims of a deadly bomb attack in Manchester were in the “minds and hearts” of his squad as Man United prepared for Wednesday’s Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm.

Four-goal Kane eyes golden boot after crushing Leicester

Published : 6:39 pm  May 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Harry Kane staked his claim to finish as the Premier League’s top scorer with a scintillating four-goal blast in Tottenham’s 6-1 demolition of Leicester on Thursday.

Unbeaten Crusaders down Chiefs to stay top

Published : 6:37 pm  May 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The Canterbury Crusaders maintained their unbeaten run with a 31-24 win over the Waikato Chiefs in Suva on Friday, extending their lead at the top of the Super Rugby table.

Royal-Trinity should be a thriller with title on the line

Published : 4:22 pm  May 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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A rousing game of rugby is expected when the traditional rivals Royal College and Trinity College clash in the first-leg of the 73rd Annual Bradby Shield Inter-Schools encounter which will be played at Pallekele in Kandy on Saturday (20).

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