News: Sport

Storm almost resigned to losing Bellamy to the Broncos

Friday  01:01,   25 may 2018

They are still holding out hope that he will stay, but Melbourne are already bracing for the potential departure of their long-time coach.Melbourne fear Craig Bellamy is leaning towards leaving the club in a move that would force Brisbane to make a[...]

Brisbane win, toast Bennett milestone

Friday  00:06,   25 may 2018

<p>Wayne Bennett has capped a tough week by celebrating his 800th NRL game at the helm with Brisbane's 18-10 win over Parramatta at Suncorp Stadium.</p>Bennett reckoned he hadn't even thought about his remarkable landmark before the match[...]

NRL legend backs selection of veteran Blue

Thursday  17:40,   24 may 2018

Boyd Cordner's scratchy form for the Sydney Roosters has left some questioning his selection, but a former Blues great has come to his defence.Both Cordner and Klemmer have shown less than stellar form for their respective sides this season, but [...]

Swans rocked by star's freak injury

Thursday  17:40,   24 may 2018

The Sydney Swans are reeling following the news that star defender Callum Mills has suffered a season-ending foot injury while training.Mills and some teammates were throwing a gridiron ball on the way back from a cafe when Mills tripped and[...]

Brad Fittler reveals why he will ignore calls for Cordner's head

Thursday  17:40,   24 may 2018

On Thursday night’s The Footy Show, the NSW coach will open up about who’s in, who’s not, and why he won’t be picking any mugs this year.Finally — finally! — NSW coach Brad Fittler has confirmed a player who will be in his starting side for the[...]

Big Bash battle: Sydney, Melbourne set to chase de Villiers

Thursday  17:39,   24 may 2018

South African great AB de Villiers will be pursued by Big Bash League teams now his international career is over.Batting superstar de Villiers, known for his innovative strokeplay, has retired from international cricket but is expected to continue[...]

Gus: 'NSW can't defend their way to victory'

Thursday  17:39,   24 may 2018

Nine NRL commentator Phil Gould has warned NSW they won’t be able to beat the Queensland in this year’s State of Origin series by playing a defensive game. The teams will be announced on Monday for the opening game of the series at the MCG on June[...]

Wallabies and Queensland Reds forward James Slipper tests positive for cocaine

Thursday  11:59,   24 may 2018


Norman's switch smacks of 'desperation'

Thursday  11:58,   24 may 2018

Andrew Johns believes Parramatta's decision to switch five-eighth Corey Norman to fullback against Brisbane to spark their season smacks of desperation.Johns is almost heading into the desperation category himself along with the rest of the Wide [...]

Massive Gabba renovation plans revealed in secret report, mistakenly released to ABC

Thursday  10:58,   24 may 2018

A top secret report outlining a major revamp for the Gabba, was inadvertently released to the ABC under a right to information request, before it was sent to Queensland Cabinet for approval.&nbsp;The ABC obtained the long-overdue renovation[...]

Warney lets rip after team's IPL exit

Thursday  10:30,   24 may 2018

Australian cricket legend Shane Warne couldn't hide his disappointment after his team, Rajasthan Royals' meek exit against Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL.Australian cricket legend Shane Warne couldn’t hide his displeasure after his side[...]

Federer: Serena may be the greatest of all-time

Thursday  10:04,   24 may 2018

Serena Williams may be the best of all-time, according to another one of the greats in Roger Federer.Roger Federer labelled Serena Williams arguably the greatest player of[...]

Rogers: Langer not shy to have the ‘tough’ chats

Thursday  09:30,   24 may 2018

Australia national high performance coach Chris Rogers is impressed with the way new Aussie head coach Justin Langer has told everyone what he expects moving forward. Langer, who was appointed to replace Darren Lehmann following the ball-tampering[...]

Darius Boyd will follow Wayne Bennett to England if Craig Bellamy arrives: Mark Geyer

Thursday  06:54,   24 may 2018

It would be one of the biggest break-ups in rugby league.They have spent a close-knit 13 seasons side by[...]

Aust travel warning for Russia ill-advised

Thursday  05:36,   24 may 2018

The ordinary Russian is too pre-occupied with the World Cup to worry about political implications of hosting soccer's showpiece tournament, an expert says.We're a[...]