News: Sport

What the hell is KP wearing on his feet?

Thursday  04:57,   23 november 2017
9News.com.au

While running through the England batting lineup, Kevin Pietersen has grabbed plenty of attention for all the wrong reasons. But Channel Nine commentator and Australian cricket legend Shane Warne was quick to fire back."Australia have got some[...]

How To Watch The Ashes 2017 Live, Online And Free

Thursday  04:56,   23 november 2017
Lifehacker Australia

In the world of cricket, there’s no greater rivalry than that of England vs Australia in the five match Test extravaganza known as ‘The Ashes’. Ali vs Frazier. Harding vs Kerrigan. Vader vs Kenobi. The NBN vs the entire country of[...]

England choose to bat as Warner, Marsh cleared to play for Australia

Thursday  04:55,   23 november 2017
Omnisport

David Warner and Shaun Marsh were cleared to play for Australia as England won the toss and chose to bat in the first Test.England won the toss and elected to bat in the first Ashes Test as David Warner and Shaun Marsh were cleared to play for[...]

Chanel Mata'utia requests shock release from Newcastle

Thursday  04:52,   23 november 2017
Sporting News

<p>Newcastle winger Chanel Mata'utia has asked for a shock release from the club just days into pre-season training.</p>The brother of Knights co-captain, Sione, will now play in the Newcastle Rugby League premiership next season - a local [...]

England win toss, to bat first in first Ashes test

Thursday  04:52,   23 november 2017
Reuters

England captain Joe Root won the toss and chose to bat first in the Ashes series-opening test against Australia in Brisbane on Thursday.England captain Joe Root won the toss and chose to bat first in the opening Ashes test against Australia in[...]

Broich hails "trailblazer" Postecoglou

Thursday  04:51,   23 november 2017
MSN

Thomas Broich is confident departing Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou can be a success as a club coach in Europe. Broich said there were two things that made Postecoglou a special coach, and both would hold him good stead ahead of an expected[...]

Former Essendon ruckman John Barnes leading player push to sue AFL over concussion

Thursday  01:51,   23 november 2017
The Age

Former Geelong and Essendon ruckman John Barnes is leading a push to sue the AFL and its clubs with relation to the effects of concussion post-retirement. Barnes is one of roughly 12 former footy players who fear neurological impairments could be[...]

Tubby reveals Australia's advantage

Thursday  01:50,   23 november 2017
Wide World of Sports

Australia are a frightening prospect in the first Ashes Test match against England, and Mark Taylor says there's a good reason whyWith plenty of the focus being on the selection of the Australian side, the fact that Australia have enjoyed[...]

At least Channel Nine got their selections right

Thursday  01:50,   23 november 2017
The Roar

There’s so much nonsense talked these days about ‘diversity’, isn’t there?&nbsp;There’s so much nonsense talked these days about ‘diversity’, isn’t there? Politically correct Greenie types shooting their mouths off without even bothering to get[...]

Root unfazed by daunting Gabba record

Thursday  00:22,   23 november 2017
MSN

England captain Joe Root believes Australia will find it hard to recover if their daunting Gabba streak is shattered in the first Ashes Test.If Root was unsure of the enormity of England's task in the first Test in Brisbane from Thursday, it was[...]

Barmy Army has Lyon in their sights on Ashes eve

Thursday  00:22,   23 november 2017
AFP

England's Barmy Army have moved on from the devastation of their last Ashes tour Down Under, with the vociferous choir setting their sights on Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon. Chanting was underway and the beer flowing at a packed Pig n Whistle pub[...]

Aussies sweat on Ashes niggles in Brisbane

Wednesday  22:54,   22 november 2017
MSN

England have named their XI for the Ashes opener but Australia's side is far from settled because of injury clouds hanging over David Warner and Shaun Marsh.The first Test begins in Brisbane on Thursday at 11am[...]

Stajcic not interested in Socceroos job

Wednesday  22:54,   22 november 2017
MSN

Alen Stajcic wants to lead the Matildas to the Asian Cup and World Cup rather than throw his hat in the ring for the vacant Socceroos position. He's one the best-performing national team coaches Australia has ever had, but Matildas boss Alen[...]

Chelsea into CL last 16 with win

Wednesday  22:20,   22 november 2017
Sky Sports

Chelsea secured their spot in the last 16 of the Champions League as they cruised to a 4-0 victory against 10-man Qarabag on Wednesday. The Blues needed to win at the Baku National Stadium to make it into the knockout rounds, and were aided by two[...]

Bremner nears Jillaroos league WCup return

Wednesday  20:53,   22 november 2017
MSN

Australian fullback Sam Bremner is expected to make her first appearance of the women's Rugby League World Cup in the semi-final against Canada.Coach Brad Donald wouldn't be drawn on whether he would select his first-choice fullback for next[...]