F1 Bahrain GP qualifying results: Daniel Ricciardo and Oscar Piastri cop reality check as Max Verstappen grabs pole position

Max Verstappen delivered some much-needed relief for his Red Bull team on Friday when he resisted Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc to claim pole position for Saturday’s season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix. The defending three-time world champion picked up where he left off last year by topping the times in a closely-contested qualifying session at the Bahrain International … Read more

New Zealand v Australia, first Test day three live: Josh Hazlewood explains Kane Williamson run out

Josh Hazlewood says Kiwi star Kane Williamson would have been run out regardless of his collision with teammate Will Young as several spirit of cricket warriors questioned the dismissal. Williamson knocked the ball into the off side and took off for a quick single, but ended up crashing into Young in calamitous scenes which summed … Read more

A-League: Wanderers to host Sydney FC in grudge match

Sky Blues coach Ufuk Talay is set to resist the urge to recall former Wanderers skipper Jack Rodwell in the pressure-cooker atmosphere of Saturday night’s Sydney derby despite the former Everton and Manchester City star being available for selection. Rodwell has been sidelined since injuring his calf in Sydney FC’s 2-1 win over Brisbane Roar … Read more