Sport News Update, what you need to know.
CRICKET – England’s worst-ever international tour ended with a crippling 12th defeat at the hands of Australia in Sydney on Sunday night, England capitulating meekly to lose by 84 runs after being bowled out for 111.
TENNIS – Australia has been dumped out of the Davis Cup world group after France completed a 5-0 Davis Cup as teenagers Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis suffered straight-sets defeats on the final day of their tie.
SOCCER – The stage has been set for Brisbane Roar to put one hand on the A-League minor premiership after the Roar came from behind to seal a 2-1 win over Central Coast Mariners on Sunday.
RUGBY LEAGUE – Rugby league players reportedly might have their mobile phones confiscated on game day as part of the biggest NRL crackdown on gambling security in the game’s history.
CRICKET – Mickey Arthur has put his hand up to fill the coaching vacancy for England, just months after being sacked from the same role with Australia.
SOCCER – Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored twice as Arsenal recorded a 2-0 home win over Crystal Palace, while Liverpool’s grip on the top four weakened with a 1-1 draw with West Bromwich Albion.