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Robinson lauds Tedesco, Cronk in win

Saturday  15:45,   24 february 2018
MSN

James Tedesco has scored two tries in five minutes in his first game in Sydney Roosters' colours to give them a come-from-behind 28-26 NRL trial win over Manly.After the Roosters' new era began with 11 straight minutes of defence in Gosford and[...]

Victory snap run against Reds in A-League

Saturday  15:45,   24 february 2018
MSN

Leroy George has scored from a free kick and had a hand in two other goals for Melbourne Victory who have routed Adelaide United 3-0 in their A-League clash.Leroy George's free-kick and James Troisi's deflected header - credited as an own-goal - set [...]

Tahs in last-gasp rugby win over Stormers

Saturday  15:45,   24 february 2018
MSN

A try after the siren to flanker Ned Hanigan has secured the NSW Waratahs a dramatic 34-27 home win over the Stormers in their Super Rugby season opener.The Tahs lost the lead five times during on Saturday night's game against a determined South[...]

Aloisi blasts ref after Roar's Jets defeat

Saturday  15:21,   24 february 2018
MSN

Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi has aimed both barrels at referee Stephen Lucas for missing a clear penalty late in their 1-0 defeat to Newcastle.A 79th-minute strike from Joseph Champness was all the Jets needed to record their 11th win of the[...]

Magpies upset Demons in Alice Springs AFLW

Saturday  15:21,   24 february 2018
MSN

Collingwood have upset AFLW premiership favourites Melbourne by 34 points in Alice Springs for their first win of the season.On Saturday afternoon, the Magpies responded to Siekman's call for his players to apply "relentless" pressure. They produced [...]

Jarryd Hayne holds secret meeting with NRL integrity unit

Saturday  15:21,   24 february 2018
Sydney Morning Herald

Without any fanfare, Jarryd Hayne fronted the NRL's integrity unit to give his response to the rape allegations brought against him in a civil suit in the US. Hayne has had a testy relationship with integrity unit investigators in the past,[...]

Bouchard 'vindicated' after USTA settlement

Saturday  14:30,   24 february 2018
Omnisport

Relief and vindication were the prevailing emotions for Eugenie Bouchard after she reached a settlement with the USTA.On Thursday it was confirmed that the USTA was found mostly liable for the slip, a jury ruling in the former world number five's[...]

Jets deal Roar tough A-League defeat

Saturday  12:07,   24 february 2018
MSN

Newcastle Jets scored a 1-0 win over Brisbane Roar in the A-League courtesy of a late Joe Champness strike. A late Joseph Champness goal sealed a hard-fought 1-0 A-League victory for the Newcastle Jets over a gallant Brisbane Roar.On the 10th[...]

Lions down Dockers in wet AFLW clash

Saturday  11:36,   24 february 2018
MSN

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Late penalty try in Crusaders' rugby win

Saturday  11:36,   24 february 2018
MSN

A late penalty try and two intercepts have secured defending Super Rugby champions the Crusaders a season-opening 45-23 win over the Chiefs in Christchurch.Ahead 26-23 on Saturday with 10 minutes remaining, the Crusaders were hot in attack when Ryan [...]

ACT Brumbies beat Japan Sunwolves in Super Rugby opener, but only just

Saturday  11:20,   24 february 2018
Sydney Morning Herald

The Brumbies had to get their first win of the season the hard way in Tokyo on Saturday.The Brumbies had to fight from behind to beat the Japan Sunwolves 32-25 in Tokyo on Saturday afternoon, kick-starting a new era under the guidance of[...]

AFL veteran Morris hurts knee in training

Saturday  11:05,   24 february 2018
MSN

Western Bulldogs veteran Dale Morris will be sidelined indefinitely because of a knee injury. Western Bulldogs defender Dale Morris could miss the first half of the AFL season after hurting his knee during a training session.The Bulldogs revealed[...]

Stokes all but confirmed for ODI comeback

Saturday  08:46,   24 february 2018
MSN

Ben Stokes will make his long-awaited England return in the first ODI against New Zealand - subject to one final check on his fitness. Ben Stokes will make his long-awaited England return in the first one-day international against New Zealand -[...]

Ex-NFL player detained after Instagram post

Saturday  07:55,   24 february 2018
Wide World of Sports

A former-NFL player has reportedly been detained by police in the US after posting a disturbing image to Instagram which is also resulted in the high school he attended to shut its campuses. A former-NFL player has reportedly been detained by[...]

North Korea's Winter Olympics cheer squad are being forced into sexual slavery, according to a defector

Saturday  07:10,   24 february 2018
Business Insider Australia

North Korea's cheer squad has captured the imaginations of thousands of spectators at the Winter Olympics. But a defector from Kim Jong Un's regime said there's a dark side.Members of North Korea's cheerleading squad are being forced to[...]