Hobart

  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 1st T20 29-01-2014 01:36 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Australia captain George Bailey won the toss and opted to bat against England in the first Twenty20 in Hobart. After a closely fought ODI series, Australia and England shift their focus to the shortest format of the game. Playing...
  • Garbine Muguruza wins 1st WTA singles tournament 11-01-2014 09:40 AM

    Melbourne: Qualifier Garbine Muguruza of Spain defeated Klara Zakapalova of the Czech Republic 6-4, 6-0 to win the Hobart International on Saturday, her first WTA singles title. The 20-year-old Muguzura, who did not drop a set from the qualifiers to the final, joins 2012 champion Mona Barthel as the only...
  • Stosur, del Potro warm up for Australian open with tough wins 08-01-2014 03:20 PM

    Sydney: Former US Open champions Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina and Samantha Stosur of Australia rallied to win their second-round matches against tough French opponents Wednesday at Australian Open warm-up tournaments. Del Potro beat Nicolas Mahut 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 at the Sydney International, while Stosur saved two match points...
  • Venus, Stephens pull out of Aussie Open warm-ups 05-01-2014 11:54 PM

    Brisbane: With the Australian Open just over a week away, Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens withdrew from warm-up tournaments on Sunday and another American, John Isner, could soon join them. Williams, who lost the final of the Auckland WTA tournament on Saturday, pulled out of the Hobart International, informing officials...
  • Venus Williams withdraws from Hobart International 05-01-2014 12:39 PM

    Hobart: Venus Williams withdrew from the Hobart International on Sunday less than 24 hours after losing the Auckland WTA final. "I don't believe she has an injury," tournament director Mark Handley said. "I just think that she's played a lot of tough, close matches over in Auckland and in the...
  • Can Aspirin help stop Dementia too? 02-12-2013 02:47 PM

    London: Aspirin is generally known to be useful in preventing heart attacks and strokes, but now researchers believe the humble aspirin could also hold the key to warding off dementia and cancer. The claim has been made at the launch of the largest ever study into the health benefits of...
  • Venus Williams to play at Hobart WTA 13-11-2013 09:04 AM

    Sydney: Venus Williams is set to play in the Hobart WTA International in January, organisers said on Wednesday. The seven-time Grand Slam champion, now ranked 48, will be making her first appearance in the tournament in the run-up to the Australian Open in Melbourne, reported Xinhua. "The tournament is played...
  • Scott Styris to play in Big Bash League 09-08-2012 10:50 AM

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  • Top-order gave the right start: Dhoni 28-02-2012 06:06 PM

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  • India win with bonus point, stay alive 28-02-2012 04:18 PM

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  • Bad news for India, SL beat Australia 24-02-2012 04:55 PM

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  • Aus vs SL, 9th ODI: As it happened 24-02-2012 08:22 AM

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  • Luke Wright smashes record T20 ton 09-01-2012 04:20 PM

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