News: Sport

Woods unlikely to return soon

Saturday  02:35,   23 september 2017
MSN

The 41-year-old has not played in a tournament since February.In a blog post on Friday, the 14-time major champion claimed a timetable was not possible until after six-month scans determined the success of spinal fusion surgery he underwent in[...]

Cronk given chance for fairytale farewell

Saturday  02:35,   23 september 2017
MSN

The halfback will play his final game for the Storm in the grand final.Cronk will play his final game in a purple jersey during next Sunday's season decider in what promises to be an emotion-charged game for the club as they farewell one of their[...]

Adelaide Crows thump Geelong Cats in AFL preliminary final, turning it on for 61-point win

Friday  23:46,   22 september 2017
MSN

<p>The Adelaide Crows will play in an AFL grand final for the first time since 1998 after dismantling Geelong in a mostly one-sided preliminary final at Adelaide Oval</p>With a week's rest behind them and the tag of favourites on their[...]

Resilient Tigers ready for huge AFL final

Friday  23:10,   22 september 2017
MSN

Richmond coach Damien Hardwick believes his players have the mental toughness to handle the pressure of an AFL preliminary final.Just how far they have come will be put to the test in Saturday's AFL preliminary final against Greater Western Sydney[...]

Slater's long road back to NRL grand final

Friday  23:10,   22 september 2017
MSN

Billy Slater endured nearly two years on the sidelines with back-to-back shoulder injuries and has been rewarded with another NRL grand final appearance.Just 12 months ago, the champion Melbourne, Queensland and Australian fullback cut an awkward[...]

Australia need to defy history to win ODIs

Friday  22:05,   22 september 2017
MSN

After falling 2-0 down to India, Australia will have to launch an unprecedented comeback to win the one-day international series. The last time Australia saved an ODI series from 2-0 down was in 1994 when they fought back to draw after eight matches [...]

Boyd gamble doesn't pay off for Broncos

Friday  22:05,   22 september 2017
MSN

Brisbane have rolled the dice with injured duo Darius Boyd and Corey Oates but it failed to pay off in their NRL preliminary final loss to the Storm.Fullback Boyd looked injured from the opening whistle at AAMI Park, with his hamstring obviously[...]

Sloane to come under AFL MRP scrutiny

Friday  21:51,   22 september 2017
MSN

Sloane to come under AFL MRP scrutinyDangerfield was motionless on the ground for a few seconds after Sloane's front-on bump near the end of the second term of their Friday night preliminary[...]

Mitchell made for big NRL moment: Robinson

Friday  21:21,   22 september 2017
MSN

Roosters <g class="gr_ gr_3 gr-alert gr_spell gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim ContextualSpelling multiReplace" data-gr-id="3" id="3">centre</g> Latrell Mitchell looms as an X-factor as Trent Robinson's side chase[...]

Fury shoves Parker at weigh-in

Friday  20:30,   22 september 2017
Sky Sports

Hughie Fury angrily shoved Joseph Parker as tensions boiled over at the weigh-in for their WBO title fight. The Mancunian challenger is attempting to join Anthony Joshua as a British world heavyweight champion when he battles WBO belt holder Parker [...]

'He's the form player of the competition'

Friday  17:16,   22 september 2017
Wide World of Sports

Andrew Johns reveals the player who could have a huge impact on the preliminary finals, with grand final spots up for grabs.Andrew Johns has labelled North Queensland halfback Michael Morgan the form player of the competition, as the Cowboys seek to [...]

Dangerfield forced off after big AFL hit

Friday  17:16,   22 september 2017
MSN

A solid bump from Rory Sloane has laid out Geelong star Patrick Dangerfield late in the first half of Friday night's preliminary final.Dangerfield was left groggy after this collision with Sloane.[...]

Mayweather receives GGG warning

Friday  15:58,   22 september 2017
Sky Sports

Floyd Mayweather knows 'what the outcome' would be if they fought, says Gennady Golovkin's promoter.Golovkin, aged 35, was left disappointed with the scoring of last weekend's draw against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez but his longevity could[...]

Mizuto Hirota pulled from UFC-Japan after scary weigh-in incident

Friday  15:23,   22 september 2017
MMAJunkie

In a not-so-stunning move, the UFC has pulled Mizuto Hirota from UFC Fight Night 117. Hirota missed weight by 5 pounds for his featherweight bout with Charles Rosa and was visibly in bad shape. He looked dazed and after a slow walk to weigh in, he[...]

Will he be back? Johnathan Thurston answers grand final comeback rumours

Friday  15:23,   22 september 2017
Sporting News

First Matt Scott got some happy news, now JT is smiling.The great Johnathan Thurston hinted at a shock grand final comeback when put on the spot during Thursday night’s Footy[...]