ICC Women’s World Twenty20: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh to retain semi-final hope

ICC Women’s World Twenty20: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh to retain semi-final hope

Siriwardene’s innings proved critical for Sri Lanka in St Lucia ICC Women’s World Twenty20, St Lucia Sri Lanka 97-7 (20 overs): Siriwardene 31, Jahanara 3-21 Bangladesh 72 (20 overs): Joty 20, Atapattu 3-17 Sri Lanka won by 25 runs Scorecard Sri Lanka sealed their first win of the 2018 Women’s World T20 with a 25-run…

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Benjamin Mendy: Man City full-back undergoes knee surgery

Benjamin Mendy: Man City full-back undergoes knee surgery

Mendy has made 12 appearances for City this seasonManchester City full-back Benjamin Mendy has had surgery on the cartilage in his left knee. No timescale has been given on the 24-year-old’s return to action. Mendy missed seven months of City’s Premier League-winning campaign last season after rupturing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.…

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Wayne Rooney: England record goalscorer to be captain during farewell appearance

Wayne Rooney: England record goalscorer to be captain during farewell appearance

Disappointing to see Rooney have to defend his inclusion – SouthgateEngland’s record goalscorer Wayne Rooney will captain the side and wear the number 10 shirt when he comes on to make his farewell appearance. Rooney, 33, retired from international football in 2017 but will win his 120th and final cap in a friendly against the…

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Helicopter ‘did not respond’ to pilot’s turn

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe widely shared footage shows the helicopter taking offThe helicopter that crashed outside Leicester City’s stadium, killing five people, did not respond to the pilot’s command, initial findings show. Club chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others died when the aircraft came down after a match on 27…

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