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Eels to offer Hayne new deal: report

Wednesday  12:27,   15 august 2018

Jarryd Hayne will be offered a new deal to stay at Parramatta according to media reports.Both Hayne and the Eels have agreed to hold off contract negotiations until the end of the season but it’s being reported that the club has been happy with the[...]
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Grey matters: Carlton may be locked into maligned clash jumper

Wednesday  08:36,   15 august 2018

Carlton may be forced into wearing their controversial grey clash guernsey in 2019 and beyond, despite the club’s best endeavours to renegotiate with Nike.To make matters worse, the 2019 design of the grey jumper is believed to be even further away[...]

Bulldogs hit with $5k fine over trainer's referee spray

Wednesday  08:36,   15 august 2018

Canterbury have been forced to dig into their coffers again, on top of the $15,000 the club was pinged for their jersey debacle.The incident occurred at half-time, with Grimaldi spraying whistleblower Ben Cummins as the sides were leaving the field[...]

Melbourne Victory and Kevin Muscat convinced Keisuke Honda not to retire

Wednesday  07:56,   15 august 2018

The Japanese star will continue to shine in the A-League next seasonAfter exiting the World Cup with Japan, Keisuke Honda was ready to retire completely from[...]

Wayne Bennett lifts lid on reports of player revolt at Brisbane

Wednesday  07:50,   15 august 2018

Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett has addressed reports of a player revolt at the Broncos, after rumours of a fall out with CEO Paul White.Bennett lifted the lid on ‘BBQ-gate’ at a press conference on Wednesday before the Broncos face South Sydney at[...]

Sore hamstring puts Prestia in doubt for Tigers' clash with Essendon

Wednesday  05:07,   15 august 2018

The Tigers are likely to take the conservative route with midfielder Dion Prestia after the premiership midfielder pulled up with a tight hamstringAlthough the premiership midfielder was on the track on Wednesday and has not been completely ruled[...]

Boomers vs USA: Details announced for two Melbourne games

Wednesday  04:31,   15 august 2018

Team USA will travel into Melbourne for an historic two-game series against the Boomers in 2019.Etihad Stadium will play host to two historic games between the Boomers and Team USA on Thursday 22 August and Saturday 24 August 2019 as part of both[...]

Ricciardo facing long drought at new team

Wednesday  03:56,   15 august 2018

Australian F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo could be facing a long drought at his new team after Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul admitted they might not win a race in 2019.Ricciardo stunned the racing world recently when he announced he was quitting Red Bull [...]

Tuivasa-Sheck worthy of Dally M: Blair

Wednesday  02:56,   15 august 2018

If Warriors skipper Roger Tuivasa-Sheck can win the Dally M medal it would be a shot in the arm for the Kiwi NRL club, believes forward Adam Blair.A surge in form has lifted fullback Tuivasa-Sheck into the frame to become the first Warriors player[...]

Greek delight as big guns reach Champions League play-offs

Wednesday  02:45,   15 august 2018

AEK Athens and PAOK Thessaloniki gave Greek football fans plenty to cheer about as both clubs reached the Champions League play-off round and joined three former winners of Europe's elite club competition on Tuesday. AEK beat 1967 champions[...]

Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett in line for shock return to St George Illawarra Dragons

Wednesday  02:45,   15 august 2018

Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett has been linked to a shock return to the St George Illawarra Dragons, the club he won a premiership with in 2010.Bennett is off contract at the end of next season but his relationship with club officials at Red[...]

Alonso suggests he could return to F1 after 2019

Wednesday  01:57,   15 august 2018

Fernando Alonso says he could return to Formula 1 after 2019 and has indicated his absence from the grid may only be temporary if McLaren's form improves.He paid tribute to McLaren, who he rejoined in 2015 but has failed to compete for a podium[...]

Kyrgios forgets shoes, wins in Cincinnati

Wednesday  01:07,   15 august 2018

Australian No.1 Nick Kyrgios has won a tight opening round at the Cincinnati Open against American qualifier Denis Kudla despite forgetting his shoes.Nick Kyrgios overcame the embarrassment of forgetting his tennis shoes to battle through to the[...]

Sacked NRL officials named again

Wednesday  00:26,   15 august 2018

The touch judge and assistant referee dropped following Canberra's loss to Cronulla have been named to return to the NRL.Assistant referee Reynolds has been named to officiate in Friday night's match between Manly and the Gold Coast at[...]

Whitelock turns a hater into admirer

Wednesday  00:26,   15 august 2018

Sam Whitelock has turned one old adversary into an admirer as he prepares to play his 100th Test for the All Blacks against Australia in Sydney.The 29-year-old second row is set to win his 100th cap in Saturday's Bledisloe Cup and Rugby Championship [...]