Wimbledon qualifiers see teenage kicks for trio of Brits as Gill, Fery and Pinnington-Jones win

Wimbledon qualifiers see teenage kicks for trio of Brits as Felix Gill, Arthur Fery and Jack Pinnington-Jones all secure victories at Roehampton Three British teenagers secured eye-catching wins in Wimbledon qualifying Felix Gill beat Danilo Petrovic while Jack Pinnington-Jones beat Joao Menezes In addition, Arthur Fery managed to beat world No 148 Prajnesh Gunneswaran By Mike Dickson for … Read more

Jacinda Ardern supports transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard to be included in Olympic team

New Zealand’s PM throws her support behind transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard and argues she has every right to be included in the Tokyo Olympic team By Australian Associated Press Published: 07:43 BST, 22 June 2021 | Updated: 07:43 BST, 22 June 2021 Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has backed the selection of trailblazing athlete Laurel Hubbard … Read more

Olympics: Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard is selected in New Zealand’s team

Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard will become the first openly transgender athlete to compete at the Olympics as New Zealand confirm her selection for the Tokyo Games after qualifying requirements were modified to allow her to take part By David Coverdale For The Daily Mail Published: 00:40 BST, 21 June 2021 | Updated: 22:30 BST, 21 June … Read more

Weekend Today host Lauren Phillips sparks engagement rumours with Sam Armytage’s ex Paul O’Brien

Weekend Today host Lauren Phillips sparks engagement rumours with Sam Armytage’s millionaire ex Paul O’Brien as she dons a band on her ring finger… after her bitter split with former husband Lachlan Spark By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia Published: 07:51 BST, 21 June 2021 | Updated: 07:54 BST, 21 June 2021 Channel Nine’s … Read more

Sony Music Australia’s Denis Handlin resigns as company faces bullying and harassment allegations

Shock as Australia’s most powerful music boss quits suddenly – after Sony Music was rocked by claims of bullying and harassment Sony Music Australia chairman and chief executive Denis Handlin has resignedSony Music’s global chairman Rob Stringer announced the departure in an email  By Aidan Wondracz For Daily Mail Australia Published: 02:39 BST, 21 June … Read more

India v New Zealand: Heavy rain in Southampton delays start to World Test Championship final

Heavy rain in Southampton delays start to inaugural World Test Championship final between India and New Zealand – with MORE rain forecast over the next five days and just ONE reserve day in place The inaugural World Test Championship final was due to start at 10:30am However, rain has frustrated both India and New Zealand at … Read more

Richard Wilkins recalls life on the road with his band and with his young family in the 1970s

My life as ‘Richard Wilde’: Today Extra host Wilkins recalls going on tour with his rock band and his then high school sweetheart and their two young children in the Seventies By Alisha Buaya For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:09 BST, 18 June 2021 | Updated: 00:10 BST, 18 June 2021 Before becoming a TV … Read more

Wild boar is spotting walking down suburban street in New Zealand

Bizarre moment a huge wild boar is spotted wandering down a suburban street forcing stunned driver to stop Strange footage shows huge pig strolling down a suburban road in New ZealandCarwyn MacAulay filmed the trotting pig on his drive home in BalcluthaHe initially thought someone was playing ‘silly buggers’ but realised it was a pig  By … Read more

India and New Zealand will battle for a £1.135m prize in World Test Championship

India and New Zealand will battle for a £1.135m prize when they meet in the inaugural World Test Championship at the Ageas Bowl next week New Zealand warmed up for the India clash by thrashing England at EdgbastonNext week they meet India, the No 1 ranked side, at the Ageas Bowl in HampshireIf the match … Read more

New Zealand’s mantra of keeping things simple shows England the way to go

As England agonised over one of their worst performances in a home Test in years, two vignettes said much about their opponents. First, it was confirmed that New Zealand – a country of 5m and barely 100 first-class cricketers – had quietly returned to the top of the Test rankings. Second, the match award went … Read more

England captain Joe Root insists his team will not panic after New Zealand humbling at Edgbaston

‘It would be the wrong time to start panicking’: Joe Root insists England will not ‘rip up’ their Test team after New Zealand humbling New Zealand recorded their first Test series victory over England since 1999The loss was just the third suffered by England on home soil since 2008Joe Root admits his side have to ‘be honest … Read more

TOP SPIN ON THE TEST: England lose home Test series for just the third time since 2008

TOP SPIN ON THE TEST: England lose home Test series for just the third time since 2008… with Joe Root’s men becoming only the second side in 119 years at Edgbaston to suffer defeat after scoring over 300 in first innings England the second team in 119 years to lose after scoring 300+ at EdgbastonThis … Read more