Sports Wrap: Rohit Sharma retains spot in India Test squad, New Zealand scared of Ravichandran Ashwin and more

first_imgStuart Binny, Shardul Thakur dropped from India’s Test squad vs New ZealandThe Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced a 15-member squad for the three-Test series against New Zealand.Eoin Morgan slammed after pulling out of Bangladesh tourTwo former England captains, Michael Vaughan and Nasser Hussain, have come down heavily on Eoin Morgan for opting out of the tour despite complete assurance from the ECB.New Zealand wary of Ravichandran Ashwin threat, says coach Mike HessonKeeping in mind the turning tracks in India and the hosts’ strong spin attack, New Zealand coach Mike Hesson said his team will have batsmen who can score against spin.Never expected to win US Open, says Stan WawrinkaStan Wawrinka has now beaten Novak Djokovic on the way to each of his own Grand Slam titles, including in the 2014 Australian Open quarterfinals and 2015 French Open final.Novak Djokovic says nerves betrayed him during US Open final lossNovak Djokovic acknowledged that he became too passive at pivotal segments of the match against Stan Wawrinka, who collected his maiden US Open title at Flushing Meadows.last_img read more

It’s On, Live: 2016 Elite Eight Finals on Fox Sports and Online!

first_imgTouch Football Australia (TFA) is pleased to announce that it has secured the services of Power Productions to professionally film and produce for broadcast/live stream, the 2016 Elite Eight series and selected National Touch League Grand Finals (from 12.40pm Saturday, 12 March 2016). The Elite Eight Men’s and Women’s grand finals as well as the NTL Mixed Open and selected NTL grand finals will be live streamed direct from C.ex International Stadium by Power Productions; the package includes expert commentary and live scoring for all games (stay tuned to the TFA website for links) – bringing you all the drama and latest with team changes and form guide going into the finals.The Elite Eight Grand Finals will feature in a special 90-minute show set to broadcast on Fox Sports 1 just three weeks following the event.The initial scheduling of the TV program will be Tuesday, 5 April at 4.00pm and Saturday, 9 April at 9.00am (AEST). Be sure to lock it in to your TV viewing schedule and share this among your colleagues and friends!Power Productions has a wealth of experience and achievements in the industry televising sport and events, including prominent Touch Football events like the State of Origin and the opening day of the Touch World Cup in recent years. Stay tuned to for the links to the live streaming of games on the TFA YouTube channel (‘TFATV’), throughout the 2016 National Touch League (from Wednesday, 9 March).You can keep up-to-date with all of the latest news and information from the 2016 National Touch League as follows – visit, view, share, like and join our conversation in coming days as we get for the ‘Best of the Best’ live from Coffs MediaFacebook – – (be sure to use the hashtag #NTL2016)Instagram – – Related Links2016 NTL Live!last_img read more