Messi in doubt for World Cup qualifiers

A hamstring injury is keeping Argentina forward Lionel Messi in doubt for World Cup qualifiers this week.

England's Bell signs up for Australia Big Bash

Sydney (AFP) - Former England middle-order batsman Ian Bell has signed for the Perth Scorchers team in Australia's Twenty20 Big Bash League (BBL), joining compatriot David Willey.


Malouda returns to Indian Super League

New Delhi (AFP) - Former Lyon and Chelsea star Florent Malouda has returned to the upcoming Indian Super League (ISL) as the marquee player for the Delhi Dynamos team.


Boyd hails young Bronco Opacic

Darius Boyd says he's been surprised by how well Brisbane rookie Tom Opacic has performed in his debut NRL season.