The Proteas have had a pretty rough time at the Cricket World Cup having only one game out of seven coming into the game against Sri Lanka. The Proteas have already been eliminated from the tournament which meant they knew that they could come into the game and play with freedom.
India remained unbeaten thus far throughout the tournament after crushing the West Indies.
Pakistan has further extended their reputation as the most unpredictable side in world cricket. One day they’re struggling against average teams and the next they are beating strong opponents like New Zealand.
A battle between nations that were both in the top four looked sure to be an exciting game but instead Australia dominated the match. England faltered once again after stumbling earlier in the tournament to Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Ashleigh Barty, 23, has become the first Australian world number one since Evonne Goolagong in 1976 after winning the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham.
So, we’re now heading towards the quarter finals stage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 in France, and there has already been plenty of stellar performances from both teams and individuals at the tournament.
Lewis Hamilton had proved once again at the French GP why he is the best F1 driver at the moment by a mile. Speaking of miles, he won the race in Monte Carlo comfortably and be a huge gap which left many saying that the race was “boring.”
On Saturday New Zealand has the chance to return back to the top of the table of the Cricket World Cup 2019. All they needed to do was beat a West Indies side that had slim chances of progressing.
There are 20 group games still to be played at the Cricket World Cup and after New Zealand’s impressive win over South Africa, they went top of the table which has meant that the semi-finalists all but look set. The Black Caps showed grit to get out on the winning side of an intense game that sealed the Proteas fate.
On Saturday night Tyson Fury took on the German Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas. The Gypsy King was fighting his first fight in Las Vegas after signing a deal with ESPN following his fight with Deontay Wilder.
Gary Woodland wins the US Open in an extremely surprising performance at Pebble Beach. This was his first major title and what a first major to win. The American held off a tough chasing pack especially that of Brooks Koepka.
A clash that was eagerly awaited between to favourites in the World Cup never disappointed as England and the West Indies faced one another on Friday. This was to be a tough game with both sides possessing speedy attacks and quality batsmen.
The biggest news in the transfer window so far where the Premier League is concerned is the departure of Eden Hazard to Real Madrid. The Belgian, who joined Chelsea in 2012, decided that it was time for a change, swapping Stamford Bridge for The Bernabeu.
On Thursday night NBA history was made as the Toronto Raptors became the first team outside of the US to win the title. This was the first time the Raptors ever made a final in their 24th season and what a remarkable final it was.
On Wednesday afternoon an exciting game of cricket between defending champions Australia and Pakistan took place. The World Cup needed this after two previous games were abandoned due to bad weather that has negatively affected the proceedings.
History can be made at the 2019 US Open which takes place at Pebble beach. The main focus is on two guys who will battle it out to extend their long list of achievements and move up the list of most titles won.
There was a lot of controversy surrounding Lewis Hamilton’s victory in the Canadian Grand Prix at the weekend, with Sebastian Vettel having been on course for his and Ferrari’s first victory of the season.
Formula One racing headed to the Canadian Grand Prix at the weekend, with Mercedes looking to keep up their winning run. Mercedes had won every race of the season so far.
On Monday night the biggest match of both the Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors season took place. This was a do or die clash that had it all from Kevin Durant returning, to the splash brothers letting loose and the Raptors choking.
The French Open has come to an end at Roland Garos, and what a tournament it proved to be once again. There were many highs and lows over the two weeks, proving once again just why Roland Garos and the French Open are loved by tennis fans all around the world.
A colossal clash between to powerhouse nations took place between India and Australia. This game was a massive one for both countries and was a chance to make a statement going forward.
The Toronto Raptors achieved nearly the impossible in game four of the NBA Finals and that was by beating the Golden State Warriors twice at home.
MMA and other combat sports are some of the most difficult to forever cement your name in their halls of fame. People quickly remember a single defeat or a knockout more often than a string of powerful and undefeated showdowns.
With the US Open in the periphery of every professional golfer and fan’s vision, the Canadian Open was somewhat of the support act to the main event. However, the Canadian Open was still a tournament that every golfer wanted to win.
England has never won the ICC Men’s World Cup and the train to success might have looked to derail.
On Thursday afternoon the much anticipated matchup between Australia and the West Indies took place. From the get go the match was characterised by intense fasting bowling, crazy batting and some rather mediocre fielding mixed with some mind blowing moments.
On Wednesday night the Golden State Warriors suffered a few major blows at Oracle Arena in game three. Steve Kerr made a big decision to be precautionary with Klay Thompson by not playing him and this proved costly.
Mercedes head into the Canadian Grand Prix this weekend in full control of the championship and with an engine upgrade to boot. Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas are first and second in the standings, with the latter 38 points clear of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.
Baseball fans, just like their team’s scouts, are always on the search for the next big star. Knowing who the big hitters and top performers are will help you with this year’s workplace draft or it may even help you earn some cash on sports betting.
The Mecca of gambling is often noted to be Las Vegas. This urban gambling playground has taken some knocks in recent decades with more online casinos popping up taking their business.
Trust Pakistan to pull off an upset by beating an immensely strong England side. They are probably the most unpredictable side at this years World Cup, especially after a poor first game loss to West Indies and now a great bounce back against England.
The Golden State Warriors and defending champions stuttered in Game One of the NBA Championship Final. Leading up to game two they were low on confidence.
Djokovic fans will be getting excited as the Serbian has just created history at this year’s French Open. He has just become the first male player to reach ten consecutive quarter finals and is on course to become part of a select group of players once again. Read more