ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Green revolution

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Green revolution

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Green revolution Unfancied Pakistan cause the shock of the tournament, thrash favourites England by eight wickets to make CT final   Pakistan’s Mohammad Hafeez (left) and Babar Azam celebrate winning the Champions Trophy semifinal against England in Cardiff on Wednesday. AP Photo It was predicted to be a one-sided match. And for […]

Players walk out to sound of Oasis song for France-England

Players walk out to sound of Oasis song for France-England

Players walk out to sound of Oasis song for France-England  SAINT-DENIS, France (AP) – In an emotional show of support for the victims of the recent attacks in Manchester and London, France and England players walked out to the sound of “Don’t Look Back in Anger” from Oasis moments before Tuesday’s friendly at Stade de […]

Podolski Podolski stunner helps Germany beat England

Podolski Podolski stunner helps Germany beat England

Podolski stunner helps Germany beat England Jamie Vardy had a first-half penalty appeal turned down Gareth Southgate suffered his first defeat in charge of England as Lukas Podolski’s spectacular second-half winner provided a fitting farewell to his Germany career in Dortmund. Southgate had been undefeated in four games as interim manager following Sam Allardyce’s abrupt […]

Super Bowl LI: Patriots win after unprecedented comeback

Super Bowl LI: Patriots win after unprecedented comeback

Super Bowl LI: Patriots win after unprecedented comeback The New England Patriots won a fifth crown after defeating the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime following a remarkable 25-point comeback at Super Bowl LI in Houston on Sunday. Nobody could have imagined the result after a devastating first-half performance saw Atlanta lead the Pats 21-3 at […]

Top cleric says Church of England risks becoming a ‘suburban sect’

Top cleric says Church of England risks becoming a ‘suburban sect’

Top cleric says Church of England risks becoming a ‘suburban sect’ Plans to reverse decline in congregations may alienate even more people, says Oxford dean Justin Welby wants management courses for bishops. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Saturday 13 August 2016 21.32 BSTLast modified on Saturday 13 August 2016 22.00 BST One of Britain’s senior theologians has warned that […]

Six Nations: Jeremy Guscott on Scotland, Ireland, England and Wales

Six Nations: Jeremy Guscott on Scotland, Ireland, England and Wales

Six Nations: Jeremy Guscott on Scotland, Ireland, England and Wales The Six Nations opening weekend has prompted as many questions as it has provided answers. Is Scotland’s win over Ireland the start of some sustained success? Was England’s scrappy, but nonetheless victorious, performance against France a sign of greatness or a symptom of something amiss? […]