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Renshaw earns Bulls recall

Former Test opener Matt Renshaw has been recalled to Queensland’s Sheffield Shield squad, where he’s set to battle for a spot in the Bulls’ middle order. The Bulls on Tuesday announced a 15-man squad that will next week travel to South Australia for the first four rounds of the new Shield season. Renshaw was dropped from the Bulls squad during the latter stages of Queensland’s 2019-20 campaign after scoring just

‘Greatest save ever’ stuns social media

There has been some phenomenal boundary line saves over the years, but we may have just seen the absolute best of the lot. Overnight during the Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals clash in the IPL, West Indian star Nicholas Pooran sent fans into a spin. Watch every match of the 2020 IPL Season LIVE on Fox Sports with Kayo. New to Kayo? Get your free trial now & start

Robin Goodfellow's Racing Tips: Best bets for Monday, September 28

Robin Goodfellow’s Racing Tips: Best bets for Monday, September 28 Sportsmail’s racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips for Monday’s meetings at Hamilton, Newton Abbot, Bath, and Newcastle.   Sportsmail’s racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips on Monday’s meetings ROBIN GOODFELLOW  1.00 Gaelic Secret 1.30 Economic Crisis 2.00 Granite City Doc 2.30 Ayr Poet 3.00 Donnachies Girl 3.30 Mina Velour 4.00 Laoise (nb) GIMCRACK  1.00 Gaelic Secret (nb) 1.30

Cricket to become more sanitised in new sponsorship deal

If ever there was a sports sponsorship deal for the times, this is it. And it will give those who say the game has become too sanitised plenty of ammunition. In a period of ubiquitous focus on hand hygiene, this summer's men's white-ball international series against India will be branded with Dettol. Dettol has signed on as sponsor for the Australian men’s team’s white-ball series this summer.Credit:Cricket Australia It is

Steve Smith reacts as Rajasthan Royals complete record-breaking IPL chase

Steve Smith hailed his Rajasthan Royals side after they completed a record-breaking Indian Premier League chase to secure a stunning victory over Kings XI Punjab. The Australia batsman said: ‘That was something else, wasn’t it? I thought we were in with a chance at the halfway mark. ‘It’s great to get over the line. Sanju is striking the ball cleanly all over the ground and that takes pressure off everyone

Champion jockey could take Cox Plate mount on veteran

Craig Williams is open to the option of riding revitalised Humidor in the centenary Cox Plate on October 24 as Danny O’Brien revealed Russian Camelot had bounced through an authoritative Underwood Stakes victory without issue. Twice a placegetter behind Winx in the Cox Plate before being overlooked for a start last year when struggling, the reborn eight-year-old has excelled this preparation since switching to Chris Waller’s stable. His victory in

Star jockeys Glen Boss and Kerrin McEvoy have been confirmed for Melbourne Cup rides.

They are the kings of the Melbourne Cup – having won the great race six times between them – and Kerrin McEvoy and Glen Boss now have confirmed rides in the 2020 race. Following Racing Victoria’s announcement late last week which made it possible for Sydney jockeys to ride in Melbourne, it has been announced three-time Cup winning hoop McEvoy will ride the Aidan O’Brien-trained Tiger Moth in the Melbourne

Mistress says Dean Jones’ love child ‘deserves’ to be heard

Koby Dean Hamilton, the 11-year-old son of late Aussie cricket star Dean Jones, had a nine-word response when his mum told him his dad had died. “It’s OK, mum,” Koby told Kerri-Anne Hamilton, a flight attendant who Jones met in the late 1990s before carrying on a secret decade-long affair. “I know my dad loved me.” As Jones’ wife of more than 30 years, Jane, and their daughters, Isabella and

'I know my dad loved me': Dean Jones' young son's heartbreak

There is always more to the superstar sportsman than the person we see at the ground, on the highlight reels or hear from in interviews. And Dean Jones, the legend, he of the tied Test heroics, was no different. The fittest of cricketers, a tireless worker for charity and a committed dad, life took a toll on his health. His close cricketing mates knew for a decade he had been

Virate Kohli’s wife slams legend after misquote

Bollywood superstar Anushka Sharma has hit out at Indian cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar after referencing her while discussing husband Virat Kohli in commentary. Sharma starred in a dozen hit films and built a successful career before marrying the Indian cricket captain, but is regularly harassed online by fans whenever her partner fails with the bat. Kohli’s latest outing was one to forget, as his Royal Challengers Bangalore crashed to a