Six Nations chiefs meet in Paris to discuss growing threat of coronavirus crisis

Six Nations chiefs will meet in Paris today to discuss the coronavirus crisis and its growing impact on the championship. Concern has been heightened by the decision of the French government to ban all indoor gatherings of more than 5,000 people. The same emergency cabinet meeting cancelled yesterday’s Paris Half Marathon and the city’s annual agricultural fair – but Ligue 1 football matches went ahead. The championship has already lost

Lyon’s ‘screamer’ removes one-Test wonder

Test cricketer Nathan Lyon is widely-known for his superb fielding, particularly off his own bowling. However, the GOAT pulled off a one-handed “screamer” on Tuesday which arguably ranks as his best catch on a cricket field. Facing South Australia in the Sheffield Shield, the New South Wales Blues were searching for early wickets after posting 373 in the first innings at Bankstown Oval in Sydney. Watch LIVE coverage of the

Suns take biggest AFL slice

The Gold Coast Suns last year received the biggest slice of the AFL distribution, with the expansion club earning $27 million from the league. Fellow expansion club GWS are yet to declare how much they have received, but the Suns' slice of the total AFL distribution is expected to be biggest of all clubs. Gold Coast received the most funding from the AFL last year.Credit:AAP The Suns reported an overall

Ronaldo spotted celebrating Vinicius Jr goal during El Clasico

Cristiano Ronaldo spotted celebrating Vinicius Jr goal during El Clasico as Brazilian copies his celebration after scoring opening goal in Real Madrid’s win over Barcelona Cristiano Ronaldo returned to the Bernabeu for Sunday night’s El Clasico Ronaldo clapped after Vinicius Jr fired Real Madrid in front on 71 minutes Madrid sealed a potentially title defining win through Mariano’s injury-time goal  Cristiano Ronaldo was spotted celebrating Vinicius Jr’s opening goal during

Victory still planning for ACL game with Beijing despite coronavirus

Melbourne Victory officials are planning for their Asian Champions League game against Chinese Super League club Beijing Guoan to go ahead as scheduled on April 8 at AAMI Park, despite mounting fears over the spread of the coronavirus epidemic. Beijing Guoan was away from China carrying out a pre-season camp in South Korea in January this year, avoiding the possibility of infection when the illness first went viral. Renato Augusto

Reading 1-2 Sheffield United AET: Billy Sharp scores extra-time winner

Reading 1-2 Sheffield United (AET): Billy Sharp scores extra-time winner as Blades overcome Championship strugglers to reach FA Cup last eight David McGoldrick headed Sheffield United ahead after just two minutes  However, Reading equalised on the stroke of half-time through George Puscas Puscas scored from the spot after George Baldock pushed Andy Rinomhota  The game went to extra-time, and Billy Sharp headed the Blades back in front The Premier League side

Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will fight for a third time

The third fight is on! Tyson Fury’s promoter CONFIRMS Deontay Wilder has activated the clause that allows the defeated American to try and win his titles back from the Gypsy King Deontay Wilder has triggered rematch clause and will fight Tyson Fury again Fury’s promoter in the US, Bob Arum, says fight will be in the ‘middle of July’ British fighter took Wilder’s WBC heavyweight title in Las Vegas last

Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev date and venue confirmed as rivals sign deal

Anthony Joshua will make the next defence of his world heavyweight titles against Kubrat Pulev at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on June 20. Bulgarian boxer Pulev is Joshua's mandatory challenger for his IBF world heavyweight title, and the Brit will also place his WBA and WBO titles on the line. Joshua won back his titles by beating Andy Ruiz Jr on points in their rematch in December. It will be

Port Macquarie tips: Acoustix to hit high note

Newcastle trainer Nathan Doyle has a habit of getting horses off other trainers and making them win as soon as he races them and Gironde is another one. The three-year-old is looking to make it three-straight wins for Doyle on Thursday at Port Macquarie in a Benchmark 58 Handicap (1200m). He won first-up at the track two starts ago then was successful at Taree over 1312m last start when winning

Sub goalkeeper saves THREE penalties in shootout before scoring winner

Ajax goalkeeper Daan Reiziger saves THREE penalties before scoring the winner after being brought on in 93rd minute for shootout in UEFA Youth League victory against Atletico Madrid Daan Reiziger enjoyed a remarkable cameo appearance in UEFA Youth League He played an instrumental role as Ajax reached the quarter finals of competition The goalkeeper was brought on as a substitute in the 93rd minute vs Atletico Reiziger saved three penalties