ICC World Cup: Josh Hazlewood seizes his chance for Australia
ICC World Cup: Josh Hazlewood seizes his chance for Australia

Australian pace bowler Josh Hazlewood thought his World Cup might be over when he was dropped in the pool stage and no one can accuse him of not taking his chance when it came in the quarter-finals.

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal knocked out, Maria Sharapova sets up Ekaterina Makarova show in semis
Australian Open: Rafael Nadal knocked out, Maria Sharapova sets up Ekaterina Makarova show in semis

Russian second seed Maria Sharapova bundled out Canada`s Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets on Tuesday to cruise into the Australian Open semi-finals for the seventh time.

Hockey heartache for hosts, Ukraine violence shocks Games

Russia fell to Finland in the big men`s hockey clash at the Winter Olympics on Wednesday, robbing the hosts of a shot at the gold they covet most, while athletes and officials reacted with shock to the deaths of protesters in neighbouring Ukraine.