News: Sport

Rugby League - Australia-born McQueen in England squad for Samoa

Monday  21:50,   24 april 2017
AFP

Brisbane-born forward Chris McQueen has been called up by England's Australian coach Wayne Bennett for the mid-season international against Samoa in Sydney on May 6. The 29-year-old McQueen, currently with the Gold Coast Titans but set[...]

West Ham Hooligans Try To Act Tough. Internet Turns Them Into Memes

Monday  21:45,   24 april 2017
Esquire UK

Better luck next time,[...]

Wests Tigers ask fans to stop booing Woods

Monday  20:46,   24 april 2017
9News.com.au

The Wests Tigers have written to their members to ask they stop booing the club's NRL captain, Aaron Woods, ahead of his likely departure.Wests Tigers officials have written to the NRL club's members to ask them to stop booing captain Aaron[...]

Greene cleared of headbutting during Sydney Derby

Monday  15:43,   24 april 2017
Sporting News

Toby Greene is free to play against the Bulldogs in Canberra on Friday night.Field umpire Curtis Deboy was on the spot when the incident occurred, placing the 23-year-old Giant on report, however the MRP threw out the case after a meeting with the[...]

Brosque dares Perth to park bus in semi

Monday  15:06,   24 april 2017
MSN

Alex Brosque has heaped the pressure on Perth, cautioning the Glory that any temptation to sit back and absorb Sydney FC's rampant attack will be punished.The Sky Blues' record-breaking season will go on the line on Saturday, when a[...]

Gasnier and Hodges slam 'lazy' Hayne

Monday  15:06,   24 april 2017
Sporting News

<p>As special as his performance was, there are still parts of his game that Gasnier believes Hayne needs to fix before being called upon by Laurie Daley.</p>The star fullback put in a man-of-the-match display against the Sharks for his major[...]

Football: 'Best ever' Messi turns tables on Madrid

Monday  13:51,   24 april 2017
AFP

<p>Barca lead at the top of the table thanks to their better head-to-head record. Madrid, though, still have the advantage as they have a game in hand.</p>Messi's second goal of the night was his 500th for Barcelona and took the Catalans to[...]

Titans downplay Hayne attitude issues

Monday  13:01,   24 april 2017
MSN

Gold Coast second rower Joe Greenwood says arguments between Ash Taylor and Jarryd Hayne were due to Hayne's game sense during their win over Cronulla.Hayne was spotted in heated discussions with halfback Ashley Taylor in the Titans' 16-12 win[...]

Chelsea's French dynamo Kante named player of year

Monday  12:52,   24 april 2017
AFP

<p>Kante said Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, like Leicester's title winning manager Claudio Ranieri an Italian, had instilled a winning mentality into the players.</p>The 26-year-old French midfielder saw off the likes of Tottenham striker [...]

Teen who lost his hands becomes unlikely basketball hero

Monday  11:16,   24 april 2017
CBS News

Despite riding the bench all season, Jamarion Styles earned a reputation as the hardest worker on his teamEvery week, 13-year-old Jamarion Styles came to a community center in Boca Raton, Florida, hoping to play basketball with the other[...]

Cricket Australia look to the next generation

Monday  10:38,   24 april 2017
9News.com.au

Rookies Matt Renshaw, Peter Handscomb and Hilton Cartwright were amongst the winners when Cricket Australia announced its contracts for 33 players.Rookies Matt Renshaw, Peter Handscomb and Hilton Cartwright were all rewarded with CA contracts after[...]

Struggling Novak Djokovic should seek advice from Roger Federer, says mentor

Monday  09:40,   24 april 2017
MSN

Novak Djokovic, in the middle of his worst season since 2010, should seed advice from Roger Federer, according to the mentor of the Serbian World No. 2. After relinquishing the World No. 1 ranking to Andy Murray in November, Djokovic suffered a[...]

Bombers to unveil Anzac Day AFL debutant

Monday  08:55,   24 april 2017
MSN

Essendon's Ben McNiece will become the 13th player to make their AFL debut on Anzac Day when the Bombers face Collingwood at the MCG.The 25-year-old will become the 13th player to debut on Anzac Day, joining the likes of Scott Lucas, Dean[...]

Burgess cops four-match ban forshoulder charge

Monday  08:55,   24 april 2017
9News.com.au

South Sydney's George Burgess has been banned for four NRL matches after accepting an early guilty plea for a shoulder charge.The Rabbitohs took the early guilty plea on Burgess' grade two charge for the 63rd-minute hit on Friday night, ruling[...]

Do these comments mean Tedesco isn't a Rooster?

Monday  08:55,   24 april 2017
Sporting News

The NSW fullback might not be off to Bondi after all.He's already back flipped on the Raiders, so what's stopping James Tedesco from rejecting the Roosters to remain at[...]