#Brisbane

.Brisbane QLD, Australia
The Australian city of Brisbane was awarded the 2032 Olympics. (Photo credit: Twitter/IOCmedia)

  • This news prompted celebrations and fireworks in Brisbane
  • I have so much pride for my state, for my people, Queensland state premier Anna Palaszczuk said
  • Australia has hosted the Summer Games twice - 1956 Melbourne and 2000 Sydney

.Tokyo, Japan
The IOC has now secured the hosts for the next three Olympics. (Photo credit: Facebook/TokyoOlympics)

  • The announcement was made following a vote of IOC member nations in Tokyo
  • Brisbane will be the third Australian city to host the Games, after Melbourne (1956) and Sydney (2000)
  • Paris (2024) and Los Angeles (2028) will host the next two editions of the Olympics

Mumbai, Jul 11 (PTI) Actor-model Evelyn Sharma and her Australia-based husband, dental surgeon Tushaan Bhindi, on Sunday announced they are expecting their first child.

.Brisbane QLD, Australia
People in Brisbane had stay-at-home orders for three days.(Representative image/Pixabay)

  • The three-day lockdown ordered Monday saw schools, restaurants and bars forced to close
  • It was the latest in a series of mini lockdowns in Australian cities this year
  • Just one new case was detected in Brisbane on Thursday, taking the number of cases to 14

.Brisbane QLD, Australia
State Premier of Queensland Annastacia Palaszczuk made the announcement. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@AnnastaciaMP)

  • This is the second lockdown ordered in Brisbane in 2021
  • Bars, restaurants and schools will have to shut by 5 pm
  • Australia has just  recorded over 29,000 cases and 909 deaths during the pandemic to date

Chennai, Mar 24 (PTI) Another match and another dazzling debut. India's happy problem of plenty found its newest addition in rookie pacer Prasidh Krishna -- a Brett Lee and masala dosa fan who ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Josh Hazlewood reacts as Rishabh Pant celebrates after hitting the winning runs to defeat Australia by three wickets on the final day of the fourth Test at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Rishabh Pant scored an unbeaten 89 to win the match
  • He became the fastest Indian wicket-keeper batsman to score 1,000 Test runs
  • Australia lost a Test match at the Gabba Stadium, Brisbane for the first time since 1988

.Brisbane QLD, Australia
.Brisbane QLD, Australia
Indian pacer Mohammed Siraj picked three wickets in the second innings. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Australia are currently placed at 243 for seven
  • At tea on day 4, Australia have a lead of 276 
  • Australia were at 21/0 at stumps, leading India by 54 runs 

.Brisbane QLD, Australia
Washington Sundar scored 62 runs off 144 deliveries in the fourth Test match against . (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur shared a 213 run stand between them
  • Shardul Thakur scored 67 runs in 115 deliveries
  • Australia (21/0) lead India by 54 runs by stumps on Day 3