Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

961-970 results from 1000 for query «matches»

21 March 2016 6:33 PM Twenty20 World Cup: Aussies get scrappy win over Bangladesh

Usman Khawaja hit a quick-fire half-century to help Australia to a thrilling three-wicket victory against Bangladesh in their World Twenty20 clash in Bangalore on Monday. The left-handed opener smashed 58 off 45 balls as Australia successfully chased down Bangladesh’s total of 5-156. The victory puts Australia’s bid for a first ever World T20 trophy 53

20 March 2016 1:19 AM Richmond star Brett Deledio in doubt for round one

Pivotal Richmond star Brett Deledio is in doubt for the Tigers' season-opener against Carlton on Easter Thursday after missing a training session on Sunday. The Tigers' mounting injury woes have been worsened by Deledio's injury, which is understood to be a soft-tissue problem. He has not been officially ruled out of Thursday's MCG blockbuster but it's believed 18

19 March 2016 11:10 AM West penalty secures Blues a draw

A late penalty from Ihaia West secured a 25-25 draw for the Blues against the Reds in Brisbane on Saturday. The result denies the Reds their first triumph of the season - after they lost their first three matches - while the Blues are still winless after their victory over the Highlanders in Round One. As the scoreline suggests, this was a closely contested 11

19 March 2016 10:55 AM Reds and Blues draw in Super Rugby, leaving Queensland side winless after four games

Flyhalf Ihaia West slotted a penalty after the hooter as the Blues came from 25-15 down in the last six minutes to secure a draw at Lang Park and leave the Reds still without a win after four matches. West also opened the scoring with a first-half try after a break from debutant teenage winger Rieko Ioane which, along with a superb Bryn Hall score, helped 11

19 March 2016 9:09 AM Central Coast Mariners leave it late but hold Sydney FC to A-League draw

Central Coast produced an amazing late comeback and dealt a blow to Sydney FC's finals hopes with a 2-2 draw in Gosford. Teenager George Blackwood and veteran Shane Smeltz each scored in Saturday's first half, but Sydney's streak of matches without a win stretched to nine to leave them in seventh spot with three rounds remaining. Leading 2-0, Sydney 10

19 March 2016 6:56 AM Super Rugby: Melbourne Rebels beat Sunwolves 35-9 in Tokyo

Super Rugby: Jeremy Paul says the Highlanders are "starting to hit their straps" after a 30-26 win over the Waratahs. THE Melbourne Rebels were always going to be a part of history in Tokyo yesterday. Thankfully for Tony McGahan’s side it was a positive piece of history in that it scored a convincing 35-9 bonus point win over the Sunwolves at the Prince 18

18 March 2016 10:07 AM Finch left out of WT20 opener

The much-debated topic of Australia's T20 opening combination was finally answered in the moments leading into their ICC World Twetnty20 opener in Dharamshala against New Zealand, with Aaron Finch the man missing out. Finch's omission will come as a shock to many, with the Victorian currently ranked the world’s No.1 T20 batsman by the International Cricket 35

17 March 2016 11:26 AM North Queensland Cowboys v Sydney Roosters: takeaways from NRL round three clash

The Cowboys have bounced back from their shock loss to Parramatta last week with a crushing 40-0 win over the Sydney Roosters in Townsville. The six-try drubbing on Thursday night was North Queensland's biggest ever winning margin over the Roosters, and marked only the third time since 1954 that the minor premiers from the previous season have lost their 13

17 March 2016 1:04 AM Optus to live stream all EPL matches

Optus has unveiled its long awaited English Premier League coverage plans, with every match to be shown live on its subscription TV service. The 2016/17 EPL football season - which kicks-off in August - will be available on Optus TV with Fetch, including a 24/7 football channel dedicated exclusively to the EPL. "With up to ten subchannels, Optus will accommodate 12

17 March 2016 12:38 AM NRL Round 3 Footy Form: The stats that matter, what’s been backed and where the money is going

Check out all the best stats, what’s been backed and where the money is going in order to find a winner. The Cowboys have won 10 of their past 12 games at home with an average winning margin of 15 points. However, the Roosters beat the Cowboys in Round 1 at 1300SMILES Stadium last year. The Roosters have started their 2016 season with two losses — 42-10 to the Rabbitohs 22