Breaking news: Former Australian tennis star Peter McNamara dies

Publication date 22 July 2019 | 17:22 | ICT

Former Australian Davis Cup tennis star and Wimbledon doubles champion Peter McNamara has died aged 64, officials said on Monday, prompting a flood of tributes.



  • Breaking news: Liverpool fall 2-1 to Sevilla in Fenway friendly

    Publication date 22 July 2019 | 15:57 | ICT

    Alejandro Pozo delivered the late dagger in 10-man Sevilla's 2-1 friendly win over Liverpool in Boston on Sunday evening, a defeat made worse for the European champions when they saw Yasser Larouci stretchered off.

  • Two-try debutant Jantjies stars for Springboks

    Publication date 22 July 2019 | 15:25 | ICT

    Australia coach Michael Cheika refused to blame two disallowed tries in the first half for their 35-17 defeat at the hands of South Africa in their Rugby Championship match on Saturday, saying his team had several opportunities after that to win the game.

  • Clanton, Jasmine win LPGA team event

    Publication date 22 July 2019 | 15:21 | ICT

    Cydney Clanton and Jasmine Suwannapura combined to fire an 11-under 59 in Saturday’s final-round four-ball to win the LPGA’s inaugural Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational in Michigan by six strokes.

  • Champions Algeria return to hero’s welcome

    Publication date 22 July 2019 | 15:10 | ICT

    Africa Cup of Nations champions Algeria arrived home on Saturday to a hero’s welcome from a huge crowd of joyful supporters and a “water salute” for their plane at Algiers airport.

  • Keeper denies City as Wolves win Asia Trophy

    Publication date 22 July 2019 | 11:15 | ICT

    Goalkeeper Rui Patricio was the hero for Wolves picking himself off the turf to save three spot-kicks after their Asia Trophy final against Manchester City went to penalties on Saturday.

  • Pacquiao downs Thurman in thriller to capture WBA crown

    Publication date 22 July 2019 | 10:53 | ICT

    Filipiino legend Manny Pacquiao rolled back the years to become the oldest welterweight champion in boxing history with a thrilling split decision victory over WBA champion Keith Thurman on Saturday.

  • Pinot conquers Tourmalet

    Publication date 22 July 2019 | 10:52 | ICT

    Thibaut Pinot conquered the Pyrenean summit of la Col du Tourmalet on Saturday with Julian Alaphilippe following him across the line to extend his overall Tour de France lead over defending champion Geraint Thomas, who admitted to feeling “weak”.

  • Guardiola: City players to decide new captain

    Publication date 19 July 2019 | 15:17 | ICT

    Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola said on Wednesday that he will let his players decide who will captain the Premier League champions next season following the departure of long-time skipper Vincent Kompany.

  • Ewan: Tour win ‘almost worth leaving Oz for’

    Publication date 19 July 2019 | 14:52 | ICT

    Australian Caleb Ewan picked up his first Tour de France stage win in a mass sprint at Toulouse on Wednesday as Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the overall lead.

  • Springboks to field eight black players for first time

    Publication date 19 July 2019 | 13:14 | ICT

    South Africa will field eight black players in a starting XV for the first time when they face Australia on Saturday in the opening round of the 2019 Rugby Championship in Johannesburg.