Commonwealth Games, New Delhi, Doubles

Women’s Final: Hawkes & King (NZL) bt Duncalf & Massaro (ENG) 11-9, 11-10 (60m)
Mixed Final: Brown & Pilley (AUS) bt King & Knight (NZL) 8-11, 11-7, 11-5 (96m)
Men’s Final: Matthew & Grant (ENG) bt Palmer & Boswell (AUS) 11-9, 6-11, 11-5

Women’s Bronze Match: Brown & Urquhart (AUS) bt Camilleri & Pittock (AUS) 11-4, 10-11, 11-5 (54m)
Mixed Bronze Match: David & Ong (MAS) bt Urquhart & Palmer (AUS) 11-9, 11-6 (35m)
Men’s Bronze Match: Pilley & Cuskelly (AUS) bt Clyne & Leitch (SCO) 11-5, 11-7

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World T20 semi final Aus v Pak

Michael Hussey left Pakistan shell-shocked with a stupendous display of hitting to complete a miraculous chase which, at one stage, seemed to be well beyond Australia’s reach. After a partnership with Cameron White, he took charge in a thrilling counter-attack, combining power with placement to bring down the required rate with each passing over, and with 17 needed off the 20th, launched Saeed Ajmal for three sixes and a four off consecutive deliveries to set up a final with England. Read more of this post