India v Australia: Women’s Twenty20 World Cup final – live! | Sport

6.51am GMT06:51 “It shouldn’t feel so revolutionary,” writes JP Howcroft at Guardian HQ. “But it is.” Perfectly put. And consider the implications for the women’s game in India, too. Their World Cup run in 2017 just about got a Women’s Indian Premier League over the line. If they can get the job done tonight, there’s […]

Australian Open 2020: day two – live! | Sport

3.10am GMT03:10 Second set: Vekic* 6-3 4-4 Sharapova (*denotes server): Sharapova’s forehand woes start to come back to haunt her but a searing return down the line keeps her alive at 40-30. Vekic then defends brilliantly at full stretch to keep the ball in play, avoid deuce, and consolidate her break. Pressure right back on […]

Australian Open 2020 day one: Djokovic v Struff, Stephens v Zhang and more – live! | Sport

It’s all good. It’s amazing to be back out here. It’s a tight turnaround from Adelaide but really nice to sort it out a little bit more in the second set there, sharpen up and do what I needed to do. Absolutely incredible. This is probably the moment I’ve been looking forward to the most […]

Australia v New Zealand: third Test, day two – live! | Sport

1.35am GMT01:35 New Zealand hung in there. Across the 28 overs, they took two wickets and only gave up 71 runs, which wasn’t a bad effort. That Somerville bowled Wade sweeping in the first over of the morning halted any thoughts of putting the foot down, Head tied up for half an hour before falling […]

Australia v New Zealand: first Test, day two – live! | Sport

10.02am GMT10:02 WICKET! Latham c & b Starc 0 (New Zealand 1-1) Latham is gone second ball! He tried to work Starc into the legside to get off the mark but instead, his leading edge returned safely to the bowler for the easiest of catches. Yuk. 9.57am GMT09:57 Alright, the players are back on the […]