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Former Australia cricketer Dean Jones has died of a heart attack at aged 59. Photograph:  Marty Melville/AFP via Getty Images

Former Australia cricketer Dean Jones, regarded as one of the finest batsmen of his generation, died from cardiac arrest on Thursday aged 59, prompti(...)

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam  hits out watched on by England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler during day one of the first Test at  Old Trafford  in Manchester. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images for ECB

Day 1 of 5: Pakistan 139-2 (Babar Azam 69no) v England There was not much play at Old Trafford but there was enough to alarm, delight and tantalise –(...)

West Indies batsman Roston Chase in action during day three of the first Test against England at the Ageas Bowl  in Southampton. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images for ECB

Day 3 of 5: England 204 (J Holder 6-42, S Gabriel 4-62) & 15-0 trail West Indies 318 (K Brathwaite 65, S Dowrich 61; B Stokes 4-49) by 99 runs Ad(...)

 Morne Du Plessis leads out his team against the British Lions in 1980 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Photograph: Getty Images

No issue has divided or caused more controversy in rugby than apartheid, and specifically the sport’s links with South Africa and the Springboks while(...)

Willie John McBride was unrepentant about his decision to take part in the controversial World Rugby XV tour in apartheid South Africa in 1989. Photograph: Independent News And Media/Getty Images

The Irish Rugby Football Union’s decision to allow members to participate in the controversial World Rugby XV tour in apartheid South Africa in August(...)

England’s Joe Denly batting during day three of the fifth Test match against Australia  at The  Oval. Photograph:  John Walton/PA Wire

Day 3 of 5: England 294 (J Buttler 70, J Root 57, R Burns 47; M Marsh 5-46, P Cummins 3-84, J Hazlewood 2-76) & 313-8 (J Denly 94, B Stokes 67, J (...)

England’s Jos Buttler plays a shot during play on the first day of the fifth Ashes  Test against  Australia at The Oval. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

Day one: England 271-8 (J Buttler 64no, J Root 57, R Burns 47; M Marsh 4-35, P Cummins, 2-73 J Hazlewood 2-76) v Australia. Two contrasting half-cent(...)

 Pat Cummins celebrates dismissing England captain Joe Root. Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images

England were on the verge of the surrendering the Ashes after Pat Cummins struck a cruel double blow on the penultimate evening of the fourth Test at (...)

Steve Smith plays a shot on the first day of the fourth Ashes cricket Test match between England and Australia at Old Trafford. Photograph: Getty Images

At 11 minutes past four, as the first sozzled mid-afternoon cheer began to break around a wind-picked Old Trafford, Jofra Archer bowled a sharp, strai(...)

Nathan Lyon unsuccessfully appeals for the wicket of Ben Stokes at  Headingley. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty

Australia coach Justin Langer wants to see an improvement in the way they use the decision review system after Ben Stokes was given a lifeline en rout(...)

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