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.



  • MLB urged to strip Astros of 2017 title

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:03 | ICT

    Major League Baseball faced calls to strip the Houston Astros of their 2017 World Series crown on Tuesday, with the prospect of further sanctions looming in the cheating scandal that has rocked the sport, as the Boston Red Sox parte

  • Smoke hits Aussie Open again but rain raises hopes

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:01 | ICT

    Bushfire smoke disrupted the Australian Open build-up on Wednesday for a second straight day to deepen concerns about the fate of the year’s first tennis Grand Slam, but a cool change late in the day raised hopes of rain soaking the

  • Mourinho’s Spurs reach FA Cup fourth round as Newcastle cruise

    Publication date 15 January 2020 | 21:00 | ICT

    Tottenham edged into the FA Cup fourth round as Giovani Lo Celso bagged a rare goal in their 2-1 win over Middlesbrough, while much-maligned Newcastle striker Joelinton scored for the first time since August in a victory against Roc

  • Barty survives scare to book place in Adelaide quarters

    Publication date 14 January 2020 | 21:05 | ICT

    World number one Ashleigh Barty survived a scare on Tuesday before battling through her opening match at the Adelaide International to beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in three tough sets.

  • I can’t win decision: Fury vows KO in Wilder rematch

    Publication date 14 January 2020 | 21:05 | ICT

    Tyson Fury vowed on Monday to chase a knockout in next month’s eagerly anticipated rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, insisting he believes he has no chance of earning a victory on points in Las Vegas.

  • Lakers streak hits nine with Cavs win

    Publication date 14 January 2020 | 21:03 | ICT

    LeBron James scored 23 of his 31 points in the second half as the Los Angeles Lakers broke open a close game to register a ninth straight NBA victory, 128-99 over the Cleveland Cavaliers.

  • Burrow leads LSU to college football championship

    Publication date 14 January 2020 | 21:02 | ICT

    Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow threw for five touchdowns and ran for another on Monday to lead Louisiana State University to a 42-25 triumph over Clemson in US college football’s championship game.

  • Archer abuser banned for two years in New Zealand

    Publication date 14 January 2020 | 21:01 | ICT

    The man who racially abused England bowler Jofra Archer during a Test match against the Black Caps was banned on Tuesday from international and domestic matches in New Zealand for two years.

  • Barca sack Valverde and appoint Setien

    Publication date 14 January 2020 | 21:01 | ICT

    Spanish champions Barcelona have sacked their coach Ernesto Valverde and appointed Quique Setien as his replacement, the club announced on Monday.

  • Astros coach and GM sacked over cheating in World Series season

    Publication date 14 January 2020 | 20:59 | ICT

    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch and team boss Jeff Luhnow were banned for the 2020 season then sacked by the club on Monday after Major League Baseball found team members engaged in an illegal sign-stealing scheme during their 2017