Australia batted through the final day to secure a draw in the third Ashes test against England. The hosts remain 1-0 up in the five-match series ahead of the fourth Test at Headingley, which starts on Friday.
Persistent rain caused play to be abandoned on the third day of the third Ashes Test between England and Australia on Saturday. On Friday, England were 116 for 2 in reply to Australia's first innings 263 - a deficit of 147.
Sir Bobby Robson, former England manager, died on Friday at the age of 76 after a long battle with cancer. Robson led England to the World Cup semis during his reign from 1982 to 1990 and managed a host of other top European teams.
A string of poor showings has cost opening batsman Phil Hughes (right) his place in the Australian squad for the third Test against England. Torrential rain has soaked the ground at Edgbaston, delaying the start of play on Thursday.
The International Rugby Association has confirmed that England will hold the Rugby World Cup in 2015, and that Japan will be the first Asian country to ever host the competition in 2019. The next World Cup in 2011 will be hosted by New Zealand.
The recent transfer of Manchester United striker Carlos Tevez to arch rival Manchester City didn't please Man U's coach. Alex Ferguson, in an interview, called City a "small club" who are "arrogant" and "stupid".