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Ireland’s Michael Murphy scored 20 points in the first Test in Adelaide despite being hit with a vomiting bug. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Michael Murphy’s kicking prowess picked him up 20 points in the first Test in Adelaide and the performance naturally attracted the attention of the Au(...)

 Goalkeeper  Brendon Goddard during Australia’s training session in  Adelaide Oval on Thursday. Photograph: James Elsby/AFL Media/Getty Images

As Sunday’s first Test draws closer, both Ireland and Australia teams arrived in Adelaide on Thursday. The major training sessions will be on Friday b(...)

Wallabies rugby coach Michael Cheika: team captain Christian Lealiifano in doubt for first test on Saturday at Suncorp Stadium. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Michael Cheika has shrugged off yet another attempt by Eddie Jones to get under his skin, after the England coach attempted to predict the Wallabies t(...)

Pakistan’s Shoaib Malik lies on the field recovering from a cramp at The Sheikh Zayed International Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on October 14th. Photograph: Marwan Naamani/AFP/Getty Images

Shoaib Malik’s comeback double-century exacted an ever escalating cost for the chances spurned by England in the first Test against Pakistan. Shoaib (...)