State of Origin: New South Wales beat Queensland in fiery decider in Brisbane | Rugby League News

New South Wales scored two late tries to beat Queensland 14-4 and win a fiery State of Origin decider in Brisbane for the first time since 2005. Blues coach Michael Maguire celebrated a series victory in his first season in charge as his side rallied from trailing 4-2 as late as the 61st minute at…

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England beat New Zealand in second T20I as Alice Capsey, Maia Bouchier and Charlie Dean star in Hove | Cricket News

England dominated New Zealand with both bat and ball to secure a 23-run victory via DLS in the second women’s T20I at the 1st Central County Ground in Hove. When play got under way after a two-hour delay due to the rain, Maia Bouchier (23) Alice Capsey (28) starred with the bat as they scored…

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Giannis, Greece beat Doncic-led Slovenia to reach final

Greece’s Giannis Antetokounmpo, rear, hugs Slovenia’s Luka Doncic ahead of a basketball match, during the Acropolis basketball tournament at the Peace and Friendship indoor stadium at Athens’ port city of Piraeus, Saturday, July 6, 2024. (AP Photo/Petros Giannak ouris) An Olympics berth has eluded Giannis Antetokounmpo so far during his basketball career. He’s one more…

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England beat Switzerland on penalties to reach Euro semis

England advanced to the semi-finals of Euro 2024 with a penalty shootout win over Switzerland as Jordan Pickford’s save from Manuel Akanji’s spot-kick proved decisive following a 1-1 draw.

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Cristiano Ronaldo wasteful as Portugal beat Czech Republic, Turkey raise more questions than answers – Euro 2024 hits and misses | Football News

Ronaldo wasteful on milestone appearance Image: Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after the final whistle Another piece of history in the extraordinary career of Cristiano Ronaldo. Named in Portugal’s starting line-up against Czech Republic, he became the first player feature at a sixth European Championship. He just lacked a goal to mark the occasion. At times, during…

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Lawrence Okolie would beat Chris Billam-Smith and Richard Riakporhe at bridgerweight, says Macaulay McGowan | Boxing News

Over the next two days gym-mates Macaulay McGowan and Jack Massey could both win European championships. Massey takes on Isaac Chamberlain for the cruiserweight title on Saturday, live on Sky Sports, while McGowan boxes Abass Baraou for the super-welterweight belt in Bolton on Friday. He knows Baraou is a daunting opponent. “I expect a really…

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Canadian GP: Max Verstappen overcomes wet-race chaos to beat rueful Lando Norris, George Russell to win | F1 News

Canadian GP result: Top 10 1) Max Verstappen, Red Bull 2) Lando Norris, McLaren 3) George Russell, Mercedes 4) Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes 5) Oscar Piastri, McLaren 6) Fernando Alonso, Aston Martin 7) Lance Stroll, Aston Martin 8) Daniel Ricciardo, RB 9) Pierre Gasly, Alpine 10) Esteban Ocon, Alpine

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T20 World Cup: USA beat Pakistan in historic triumph after thrilling Super Over win | Cricket News

The USA caused a huge, historic shock in the T20 World Cup with a thrilling Super Over win over Pakistan in Texas. The game went to the extra over after both sides made 159 in their 20 overs at Grand Prairie Stadium, with tournament co-hosts and debutants USA scoring 14 in the final over to…

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Men’s T20 World Cup: Max O’Dowd and Tim Pringle star as Netherlands beat Nepal by six wickets | Cricket News

Max O’Dowd hit an unbeaten half-century to guide the Netherlands to a six-wicket victory over Nepal in their T20 World Cup opener in Dallas. O’Dowd survived being dropped in the 18th over to see the Dutch over the line with eight balls to spare in a low-scoring Group D contest at the Grand Prairie Cricket…

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Wheelchair Challenge Cup: Catalans Dragons beat Wigan Warriors 81-18 to retain trophy | Rugby League News

Four tries from Jeremy Bourson helped Catalans Dragons retain the Betfred Wheelchair Challenge Cup with a resounding 81-18 victory over Wigan Warriors at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield. Player of the match Bourson opened the scoring as early as the fifth minute, acrobatically clutching Nico Claussels’ lofted cross-kick and the France international rounded…

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