News: Sport

Manly duo ready to stage Origin hostilities

Wednesday  17:56,   24 may 2017
Wide World of Sports

It will be the old Origin adage of State versus State, mate versus mate when Jake Trbojevic tests himself on the Origin stage against Manly teammate Nate Myles.He's admired the ferocity of Nate Myles as an NRL teammate, now NSW Origin rookie Jake[...]

Docker Sandilands ruled out of Crows clash

Wednesday  17:02,   24 may 2017

Fremantle ruckman Aaron Sandilands is nursing a minor hamstring injury and won't play against Adelaide at Adelaide Oval.Dockers coach Ross Lyon said Sandilands experienced hamstring tightness following last week's win over Carlton and wouldn't[...]

AFL indigenous round special for Franklin

Wednesday  16:56,   24 may 2017

Lance Franklin says the prospect of facing former AFL side Hawthorn isn't special, but playing in the indigenous round certainly is for the Sydney superstar.Not because the Sydney forward is facing Hawthorn, the club he represented in 182 games[...]

Bob Katter to officially complain to QRL for not choosing Billy Slater

Wednesday  15:41,   24 may 2017
Sporting News

''Darius Boyd wouldn’t know what a line break was, if he fell over it on a dark night.'' Read the full press release here. And yes, it's legit.Katter is a north Queensland product himself, and like most of the public, he was in[...]

Steven Gerrard to make starting return for Liverpool against Sydney FC

Wednesday  14:56,   24 may 2017

The former Reds skipper and Jamie Carragher have been included in Jurgen Klopp's starting XI for their end-of-season friendlyThe two club legends have been joined by Daniel Agger and Steve McManaman in Jurgen Klopp's squad for the end-of-season[...]

Maloney says refs are targeting him

Wednesday  14:32,   24 may 2017
Wide World of Sports

Cronulla and NSW playmaker James Maloney says he is being scrutinised heavily by the NRL referees after earning the most penalties in the opening 11 rounds.NSW five-eighth James Maloney believes he's being put under the microscope by the NRL[...]

Whittaker set for shot at interim middleweight title

Wednesday  12:26,   24 may 2017
Sporting News

Robert Whittaker could become Australia's first-ever UFC champion.The 26-year-old will face Yoel Romero in Las Vegas for the interim 185-pound title after current champion Michael Bisping revealed he was struggling with a knee injury that will[...]

Wallabies and Waratahs veteran Dean Mumm announces retirement for end of 2017

Wednesday  11:57,   24 may 2017
The Roar

Wallabies and Waratahs veteran Dean Mumm has announced he will retire from rugby union at the end of 2017. The 33-year-old played 57 Tests for the Wallabies, including one as captain, and 124 games for the Waratahs, with 112 of those coming in Super [...]

Ricciardo ready to take back in Monaco

Wednesday  11:23,   24 may 2017

Australian Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo says a bungle 12 months ago won't haunt him in this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix.The Australian is keen to stamp his quality on this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix after least year's race when he[...]

Sharks need to cough up to keep Maloney

Wednesday  08:51,   24 may 2017
Sporting News

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Manchester to carry hopes of a shattered city

Wednesday  08:51,   24 may 2017
Wide World of Sports

Manchester United will be hoping to give their shattered city something to smile about when they contest the Europa League final in Stockholm on Thursday morning. The meeting with Dutch club Ajax Amsterdam has taken a backseat as thoughts have[...]

Hayne heaps praise on Peats

Wednesday  05:50,   24 may 2017
Sporting News

Jarryd Hayne has heaped praise on his Titans teammate Nathan Peats after the hooker was called up for the New South Wales side ahead of the first State of Origin match next week. Hayne, who was picked in the centres for his first Origin match since[...]

Australia's Kewell new manager of fourth-tier Crawley

Wednesday  05:41,   24 may 2017

Australia's Harry Kewell has been appointed as the new manager of English fourth-tier club Crawley Town, it was announced Tuesday. The former Leeds United and Liverpool forward, 38, was in charge of Premier League club Watford's Under-23 team[...]

Pacquiao struggling in Horn prep: trainer

Wednesday  04:57,   24 may 2017

Manny Pacquiao's trainer says his fighter is behind in preparations for his bout with Australian Jeff Horn on July 2.Pacquiao completed his second sparring session near Manila on Tuesday but his form five weeks from the bout has failed to[...]

Koscielny to miss FA Cup final

Wednesday  03:43,   24 may 2017
Sky Sports

Laurent Koscielny will miss Arsenal's FA Cup final against Chelsea after an appeal against his three-match ban was rejected. © Provided by BSkyB Getty The defender was sent off for serious foul play after a challenge on Enner[...]