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Sandor Earl tears ACL upon NRL comeback

Wednesday  07:54,   22 november 2017
Sporting News

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Ashes 2017: Australia call up Glenn Maxwell as injury cover for David Warner

Wednesday  07:54,   22 november 2017
Brisbane Times

Dumped from the Australian side only five days ago, Glenn Maxwell will join Steve Smith's team in Brisbane.Dumped from the Australian side only five days ago, Glenn Maxwell will join Steve Smith's tea, in Brisbane on Wednesday as[...]

Blunt Bennett addresses Pearce-to-Broncos rumours

Wednesday  05:07,   22 november 2017
Sporting News

Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett has taken time out from preparing England for their World Cup semi-final against Tonga to shut down rumours linking Mitchell Pearce to the Broncos. Pearce officially walked out on the Sydney Roosters on Monday after[...]

Sydney FC clinch treble with FFA Cup title

Wednesday  03:25,   22 november 2017
MSN

Sydney FC have claimed their first FFA Cup trophy after downing Adelaide United 2-1 in extra-time at Allianz Stadium.There was extra-time and a late all-in brawl as Sydney FC won the FFA Cup final to clinch the coveted domestic[...]

Spurs secure top spot with comeback win at Dortmund

Wednesday  03:25,   22 november 2017
Reuters

Already-qualified Tottenham Hotspur came from a goal down to beat hosts Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the Champions League on Tuesday and secure top spot in Group H with a game to spare. © REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay Champions League - Borussia Dortmund vs[...]

Sevilla complete astonishing three-goal comeback to deny Liverpool

Wednesday  03:25,   22 november 2017
Reuters

Sevilla's Guido Pizarro scored a 93rd-minute equaliser to complete an incredible comeback from three goals down to draw 3-3 against Liverpool on Tuesday in a pulsating Champions League Group E clash. Liverpool were on the verge of sealing[...]

Cordner: No Pearce, no concerns - we've got Cronk

Wednesday  03:25,   22 november 2017
Sporting News

He doesn't seem to be worried.Pearce officially asked the Tri Colours for a release on Monday after Cronk hijacked his No.7 jersey, shocked by the club's lack of faith in his[...]

Calls for ball boy pusher to cop lengthy ban

Wednesday  03:23,   22 november 2017
9News.com.au

Adelaide United player Michael Marrone is facing a lengthy stint on the sidelines after he tackled a ball boy in the FFA Cup final.Marrone collided with the ball boy in the closing stages of the game, sparking an angry reaction from Sydney player[...]

Ange Postecoglou quits as Socceroos boss

Wednesday  03:23,   22 november 2017
The Roar

<p>Ange Postecoglou has sensationally quit as Socceroos boss just a week after helping the side qualify for the 2018 World Cup.</p>Ange Postecoglou has sensationally quit as Socceroos boss just a week after helping the side qualify for the[...]

Stephen Moore set to retire from rugby entirely after Wallabies match against Scotland

Wednesday  00:21,   22 november 2017
Sydney Morning Herald

Stephen Moore will play his last game of professional rugby on Saturday.After initially signing a deal with the Reds and Australian Rugby to play on until the 2019 Rugby World Cup, Moore, 34, earlier this year announced he would not be sticking[...]

Australian Open to feature shot clocks

Tuesday  23:40,   21 november 2017
Reuters

Next year's Australian Open will feature shot clocks for the first time, the Grand Slam Board announced on Tuesday. Grand Slams have previously allowed players 20 seconds between points but the time permitted will be increased to 25 seconds,[...]

Ball boy incident not like 'quiet' Marrone

Tuesday  23:40,   21 november 2017
MSN

Michael Marrone is facing a hefty ban after knocking down a ball boy during Adelaide's 2-1 FFA Cup final loss to Sydney FC. Adelaide United coach Marco Kurz and Sydney FC striker Matt Simon have leapt to Michael Marrone's defence, describing[...]

Flare-up after Marrone manhandles ball boy

Tuesday  22:38,   21 november 2017
MSN

Reds coach Marco Kurz says Michael Marrone was out of character when manhandling a ball boy in Adelaide's 2-1 FFA Cup final loss to Sydney FC. Michael Marrone is likely to be in hot water after the Adelaide United defender felled a ball boy in [...]

FIFA panel bans three former football officials for life

Tuesday  19:16,   21 november 2017
Reuters

FIFA's ethics watchdogs have banned three former football officials from Guam, Nicaragua and Venezuela for life as part of efforts to address widespread corruption in the sport, the world football governing body said on Tuesday. The latest[...]

Pearce exit not your fault, Cronk: Cordner

Tuesday  17:21,   21 november 2017
MSN

Sydney Roosters captain Boyd Cordner has spoken about Mitchell Pearce's exit from the NRL club.Sydney Roosters captain Boyd Cordner has told new clubmate Cooper Cronk that Mitchell Pearce's controversial NRL exit is not his[...]