Category: Entertainment / Sports

Kookaburra microchip smartball to ‘revolutionise cricket’

MELBOURNE, 13 August: A cricket ball embedded with a microchip stands to revolutionize cricket – and it is being developed in Victoria by renowned sports equipment innovator Kookaburra. Kookaburra’s SmartBall has been in development with technology partner SportCor for the past two years and was revealed to the cricket world […]

200 days-to-go until ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 as prominent figures show their support

Photo: ICC Woman’s T20 World Cup 2020 By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 5 August: The ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 is fast approaching, with 200 days-to-go until the opening match, in which hosts Australia take on India at Sydney Showground Stadium on Friday 21 February. In 2020, Australia will […]

More than a million likely to attend 2 World Cups in 2020; Ticket prices for ICC men’s T20 World Cup 2020 announced

By SAT Sports Desk MELBOURNE, 23 July: More than one million fans are expected to attend the global showpiece event for cricket’s fastest-growing format, to be played in Australia for the first time. In another first, ICC T20 World Cup 2020 will be played as two standalone events in the […]

La Trobe to honour Shah Rukh Khan with Honorary Doctor of Letters (honoris causa) on 9 August at its Melbourne campus in Bundoora.

Photo: Supplied La Trobe to honour Shah Rukh Khan with Honorary Doctor of Letters (honoris causa) on 9 August at its Melbourne campus in Bundoora. By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 15 July: Global icon, multi-award-winning actor, producer and women’s equality advocate, Shah Rukh Khan, will be awarded La Trobe University’s […]

England ride on their luck to emerge as cricket’s new World champions

Photo: ICC World Cup 2019, Twitter By A Special Correpondent in Lord’s (London) Even the best writers of suspense thrillers would probably have hesitated to inject such unbelievable twists in the the space of two overs that enabled England to emerge as the Cricket World Cup champions at the Lord’s […]