Magic end Lakers’ streak as Sixers and Heat rumble on

Publication date 16 January 2020 | 22:01 | ICT

Markelle Fultz finished with 21 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists, and the Orlando Magic snapped the Los Angeles Lakers’ nine-game winning streak with a 119-118 victory on Wednesday.



  • Rashford injury blights United FA Cup win

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 22:01 | ICT

    Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted his decision to risk Marcus Rashford as a second-half substitute “backfired” despite seeing his side progress to the fourth round of the FA Cup with a 1-0 win over Wolves on We

  • Stokes named player of the year

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 22:00 | ICT

    Ben Stokes was on Wednesday named the International Cricket Council player of the year, capping an unforgettable 2019 for the swashbuckling England all-rounder that included a match-winning knock at the World Cup.

  • Ireland stun world champions Windies in T20 opener

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:13 | ICT

    Ireland rode a career-best 95 from opener Paul Stirling before keeping their nerve in a nail-biting final over to pull off a four-run win over world champions West Indies in the first of a three-match Twenty20 series on Wednesday.

  • New coach buoys Osaka’s Australian Open defence

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:12 | ICT

    Naomi Osaka had more coaches than she won titles last year but will be hoping that her latest trainer can propel her to a successful defence of her Australian Open crown.

  • China’s delivery man boxer takes the long road to recognition

    Publication date 16 January 2020 | 21:12 | ICT

    Zhang Fangyong glances at a photograph of fellow boxer Floyd “Money” Mayweather.

  • Serena aiming to end long Slam record quest wait

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:07 | ICT

    Serena Williams is ominously back to winning ways as she looks to finally complete her long quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open.

  • Iran tension ‘not an issue’, says comeback kid Koepka

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:06 | ICT

    World number one Brooks Koepka admits he was unsure about playing the $7 million Abu Dhabi Championship this week, but not because of heightened political tensions in the Middle East.

  • SA looking for change of luck in third Test

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:06 | ICT

    South African captain Faf du Plessis returns to one of his most productive venues, seeking a change of form and fortune in the third Test against England, starting at St George’s Park on Thursday.

  • Warner, Finch tons help Australia pummel India

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:04 | ICT

    Openers David Warner and Aaron Finch struck dominant centuries in a record partnership to power Australia to a crushing 10-wicket win over India in the first one-day international on Tuesday.

  • United axe training camp over Middle East concerns

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:03 | ICT

    Manchester United have called off a winter training camp in the Middle East due to fears over tensions in the region.