Sydney Thunder, Jason Sangha, Australian batting prodigy, NSW Sheffield Shield team, BBL12, captain, stats, news, schedules, Kerry O’Keeffe

“He’s the best since Ponting.” That was former Aussie Test spinner Kerry O’Keeffe’s opinion after young gun Jason Sangha peeled off 117 against Tasmania in November 2018, his first Sheffield Shield ton. Sangha was 19 at the time, flanked by another rising NSW star in Jack Edwards, and had already been making waves. Watch the … Read more

Oldest DNA reveals life in Greenland 2 million years ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists discovered the oldest known DNA and used it to reveal what life was like 2 million years ago in the northern tip of Greenland. Today, it’s a barren Arctic desert, but back then it was a lush landscape of trees and vegetation with an array of animals, even the now … Read more

Putin says Russia may be fighting in Ukraine for a long time

Putin warns of “long process” in Ukraine The risk of nuclear war is growing, he tells the rights council Russia won’t recklessly “brandish” nuclear weapons No need for a new round of mobilization LONDON, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that his army could be fighting in Ukraine for a … Read more

Is Ukraine’s new drone a game-changer in the war? | Explainer News

Kyiv, Ukraine – A mysterious weapon struck a target deep in Russia’s heartland. On Monday morning, a deafening roar that sounded like a landing jet plane woke up a town spread eagled in the flat steppes of the Volga River region. According to surveillance camera footage, a lightning-like flash followed by a thunderous explosion shook … Read more

Germany arrests 25 suspected of violent far-right plot to install prince

Military members among those being investigated Prosecutors: Parliament attack planned by some Over 3,000 security personnel involved in raids BERLIN, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Germany on Wednesday detained 25 members and supporters of a far-right group that prosecutors said were preparing a violent overthrow of the state, with some members suspected of plotting an armed … Read more

Ronaldo loses Portugal spot to sully World Cup journey

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — So, the dream is still alive for Cristiano Ronaldo. Soccer’s most prolific modern-day scorer might yet, at the age of 37 and probably playing in his last World Cupclaim the one major title to elude him in a career like no other. It didn’t quite feel that way, though, as he … Read more

AJ Brimson tribute to Liam Hampson, tattoo, Gold Coast Titans

AJ Brimson has revealed that he will dedicate his 2023 season and the rest of his NRL career to fallen mate Liam Hampson, who tragically died while on holiday with the Titans star. Brimson told reporters he plans to get a tattoo to pay tribute to his long-time friend, who will be on his mind … Read more

Ronaldo dropped, Ramos scores 3 for Portugal at the World Cup

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — A chant of “RONALDO! RONALDO!” swept around the biggest stadium at the world cup, followed by loud jeers when the fans realized their idol wasn’t coming onto the field. Cristiano Ronaldo was, in fact, sitting in the Portugal dugout, looking glum and still wearing a substitute’s bib. And the guy who … Read more

Off-season Central, Ezra Mam, Brisbane Broncos, Sam Walker, Sydney Roosters, players, squads, teams

Broncos five-eighth Ezra Mam has revealed what he needs to work on to return to the starting side after being dropped late in Brisbane’s failed 2022 campaign. Meanwhile, Roosters halfback Sam Walker is eager to develop his combination with the rest of the team’s spine to avoid the slow start to the year the club … Read more

Ukraine appears to show ability to strike far inside Russia

Third Russian airfield reported hit in drone strike Ukraine’s Zelenskiy meets troops near the eastern front Oil price cap gives G7 leverage on Russia – US official Dec 7 (Reuters) – A third Russian airfield was set ablaze by a drone strike, a day after Ukraine demonstrated an apparent new ability to penetrate hundreds of … Read more