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'Why the hell would you touch the QB?': Bengals star seen spraying teammates after costly mistake

‘Why the hell would you touch the QB?’: Bengals star seen spraying teammates after costly mistake

The Bengals were just a stop or two away from forcing overtime when Joseph Ossai made as costly a mistake as one can make. Cincinnati’s defense was penalized for a late hit on Patrick Mahomes when the Chiefs quarterback ran out of bounds near the Bengals’ 40-yard line with eight seconds left in the fourth …

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Australia pulls out of Afghanistan cricket series over Taliban restrictions on women |  CNN

Australia pulls out of Afghanistan cricket series over Taliban restrictions on women | CNN

Sydney CNN — Australia’s men’s cricket team has pulled out of the upcoming series against Afghanistan to protest the ruling Taliban’s restrictions on the education and employment of women and girls, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Thursday. The teams were scheduled to play three One Day International (ODI) matches in the United Arab Emirates in …

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Joel’s fielding directly led to four dismissals against the Scorchers. Picture; Will Russell/Getty Images

‘I was always the Windies in the backyard’: The brilliant Big Bash brothers… who could have defected

Sydney Thunder have revealed a line-up of brothers who could dominate white-ball cricket for the next decade, with Ollie and Joel Davies playing vital roles in the Thunder’s upset win over the Scorchers on Wednesday night. However, Australia will have to make sure to keep a close eye on the pair as they are eligible …

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LIVE: Green earns $3 million after MEGA bidding war;  Australian trio dropped as IPL record tumbles

LIVE: Green earns $3 million after MEGA bidding war; Australian trio dropped as IPL record tumbles

Cameron Green is officially the IPL’s multi-millionaire after what was expected to be a frenzied bidding war for his services at the Indian Premier League auction on Friday night. Green surpassed Pat Cummins’ record of 15.5 million as the most expensive IPL Australian of all time after the battle between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals. …

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Spinner and teen prodigy wreak havoc for England against Pakistan

Spinner and teen prodigy wreak havoc for England against Pakistan

Spinners Jack Leach and teenager Rehan Ahmed shared six wickets between them as England dismissed Pakistan for 304 on the opening day of the third and final Test in Karachi. Leach took 4-140 and Ahmed finished with 2-89 as Pakistan’s batsmen spoiled good starts after Babar Azam won the toss and batted on the revolving …

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'He actually loved him': The heart-wrenching truth about the Warne-Starc row revealed

‘He actually loved him’: The heart-wrenching truth about the Warne-Starc row revealed

Michael Clarke has said he plans to reach out to Mitchell Starc after the Australian fast bowler revealed his sadness at never mending fences with Shane Warne. Keep talking Sky Sports RadioClarke insisted the late great liked Starc and had nothing against him despite his regular criticism of the left-back. “I can tell you now. …

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'You can hear his voice': Ricky Ponting's heartbreaking tribute to Shane Warne

‘You can hear his voice’: Ricky Ponting’s heartbreaking tribute to Shane Warne

Ricky Ponting has paid a heart-wrenching tribute to his great friend and teammate the late Shane Warne ahead of his induction into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame legend. Channel 7 reported that Ponting shared his memories of Warne in a three-minute message that brought the Australian cricket legend to tears as he paid tribute …

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Complete Qatar 2022 World Cup schedule with AEDT times and when the Socceroos are playing

Complete Qatar 2022 World Cup schedule with AEDT times and when the Socceroos are playing

Get ready for a football marathon – and some seriously unhealthy sleeping habits – when the 2022 FIFA World Cup kicks off on November 21. Qatar’s time zone (Arabic Standard Time — AST) isn’t exactly kind to Australian viewers, although it could be worse when it comes to Socceroos matches. Australia’s opening game against France …

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'Visitors get into trouble': Brutal Qatar laws threaten World Cup fans

‘Visitors get into trouble’: Brutal Qatar laws threaten World Cup fans

Soccer fans face being thrown behind bars or flogged for minor offenses as they head to Qatar for the World Cup. Drinking, swearing, taking pictures and even sex can all land people in prison thanks to “vague” and “confusing” laws in the Muslim Gulf state, The Sun reports. Qatar still has the death penalty – …

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Up-and-comer Marcus Harris fell twice in two days as Vics hit a 95-year Shield low

Up-and-comer Marcus Harris fell twice in two days as Vics hit a 95-year Shield low

The horror trip to Brisbane for would-be Test opener Marcus Harris and his Victorian teammates continued on Friday after a second setback in as many days. Less than 24 hours after she was dismissed for just 63, Victoria’s fourth-lowest total in Shield history and the lowest since she was bowled out for 73 in 1971, …

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A fatal error, a cricket heist... and three other ways Australia's World Cup defense fell apart

A fatal error, a cricket heist… and three other ways Australia’s World Cup defense fell apart

The Men’s T20 World Cup is still without a winner after Australia’s limping title defense came to a merciful end on Saturday. In fact, Australia were on the back foot from the first campaign and never fully recovered. Now it’s time to sift through the wreckage of Australia’s World Cup to find out exactly where …

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We asked 16 AFL prospects who they'd take with Pick 1. The clear favorite wasn't unanimous

We asked 16 AFL prospects who they’d take with Pick 1. The clear favorite wasn’t unanimous

With every game Will Ashcroft plays in 2022, he becomes more likely to be drafted with Pick 1 next month. And most — but not all — of his peers agree the father-son Lions prospect should be the first player taken in November’s national draft. While the No.1 pick in the draft is just a …

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