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Stokes returns to England Test team after being cleared of affray

Ben Stokes will start the third Test for England against India at Trent Bridge on Saturday, just four days after being cleared of affray.

ABC Grandstand, 6h ago

India vs England, 3rd Test: Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes keep India searching for fifth wicket - Cricket Country, 5h ago
England coach Trevor Bayliss encourages Ben Stokes to make public apology - Sporting News, 6h ago


Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

Bledisloe Cup 2018: Wallabies' disappointments can help them beat All Blacks says Israel Folau and B

" Star fullback Israel Folau has achieved a great many things in his professional career but has never won the Bledisloe Cup.

Sporting News, 6h ago

Israel Folau injures ankle against All Blacks - ABC Grandstand, 6h ago


Sport » Football » Rugby League » NRL

'Not a good look': Cronulla boss keen to move on after Fifita outburst

Andrew Fifita's on-pitch tirade during Cronulla's victory over North Queensland on Saturday night was "not a good look", his coach has acknowledged.

ABC Grandstand, 6h ago

Andrew Fifita explosion not an ongoing issue, insists Luke Lewis - Sporting News, 4h ago


Sport » Cricket

India vs England, 3rd Test: Jasprit Bumrah leaves India one wicket from victory at Trent Bridge

2 overs to separate Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes, but once they did, the next three wickets fell in 19 balls to change the tone of an absorbing fourth day day that highlighted the allure of Test cricket. Dropped on 1 by the debutant wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant, Buttler produced his maiden century, and longest innings in Tests, while dominating a record partnership with Stokes who produced an innings of admirable restraint.

Cricket Country, 1h ago



Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

Wallabies determined to call time on Eden Park hoodoo, says Tatafu Polota-Nau

For Wallabies hooker Tatafu Polota-Nau, Saturday's test at Eden Park against the All Blacks isn't just about the Bledisloe Cup, it's also to end that hoodoo.

Stuff.co.nz, 6h ago

Michael Cheika still the right man for Australia - Tatafu Polota-Nau - Sporting News, 6h ago


Sport » Cricket

Uncanny! Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar both scored 103 for 58th international century against Eng

India captain Virat Kohli scored a masterly 103 to guide India to a massive lead against England in the third Test at Trent Bridge on Monday.

Cricket Country, 6h ago

Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane star as India edge day one - Sporting News, 6h ago


Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

Mark Reason: Why the jury is still out on All Blacks playmaker Beauden Barrett

OPINION: The far-off gaze would have come into Henry Fonda's eye after Beauden Barrett's performance on Saturday night.

Stuff.co.nz, 6h ago

Bledisloe Cup 2018: All Blacks stick with Beauden Barrett as Richie Mo'unga misses out altogether - Sporting News, 6h ago


Sport » Football » Soccer » EPL

Wayne Rooney scores two more goals to keep DC United surging up MLS ladder

DC United were on their way to a 4-1 victory over the Portland Timbers, and after extending an extraordinary start to his MLS career, Wayne Rooney was preparing to exit.

Stuff.co.nz, 5h ago



Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

Signs 'positive' for Ryan Crotty, but All Blacks say take all the time he needs

While some might be writing the epitaphs on Ryan Crotty's rugby career, the All Blacks are jumping to no such dramatic conclusions in the wake of their midfield linchpin's latest concussion.

Stuff.co.nz, 6h ago



Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

Bledisloe Cup 2018: 'We're ready, bring on the All Blacks', says Michael Hooper

17, 2018 Michael Hooper is desperate to get out on the pitch and take on New Zealand but knows controlled aggression will be key for Australia.

Sporting News, 6h ago



Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

Nick 'The Honey Badger' Cummins provides prime time Strine feast

The premiere of the new season of Channel 10's The Bachelor aired last night, with Nick Cummins in the lead role.

ABC Grandstand, 6h ago



Sport » Cricket

Cameron Bancroft eyeing off 2019 Ashes after signing for English county side Durham

17, 2018 With an eye on next year's Ashes series, Cameron Bancroft has signed for English county side Durham.

Sporting News, 6h ago



Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

All Blacks' man-of-the-moment Brodie Retallick says he's 'just having fun'

Many are calling Brodie Retallick's Bledisloe I showcase a performance for the ages; but for the big All Black his Sydney showcase was just him having fun.

Stuff.co.nz, 6h ago



Sport » Football » Rugby Union » Super Rugby

New role for Mitchell in Southland Stags

Brayden Mitchell has accepted not being able to play for the Southland Stags this season and is now helping the team in another way.

Stuff.co.nz, 6h ago



Sport » Cricket

Expectant father Alastair Cook could miss fourth Test versus India