News: Sport

How Maloney cost himself $200,000

Tuesday  09:09,   21 november 2017
Sporting News

Someone needs to teach Maloney when to be quiet!The Penrith-bound halfback accidently blurted out details of his third-party deal to the media, forcing the NRL to step[...]

Fired-up Joel Embiid powers 76ers over Jazz 107-86

Tuesday  09:09,   21 november 2017
Associated Press

Joel Embiid was missing shots and upset with his play. That all changed with a theatrical, crowd-pleasing and game-changing flop.Ben Simmons had a career-high 27 points and 10 rebounds, a fired-up Embiid added 15 points and 11 rebounds despite a[...]

Aussies want to end careers of Poms: Lyon

Tuesday  06:45,   21 november 2017
MSN

Spinner Nathan Lyon hopes Australia don't just win the Ashes but end the Test careers of some Englishmen in the process.Lyon has fanned the flames ahead of the first Test in Brisbane from Thursday, saying some Poms remain scarred from their last [...]

Des Hasler begins Supreme Court action against Canterbury Bulldogs

Tuesday  06:45,   21 november 2017
MSN

Des Hasler has begun legal action against Canterbury after being sacked just five months after the club announced a two-year contract extension. Hasler's legal team have filed documents in the Supreme Court, with the alleged breach of contract case[...]

AFL to retain the bounce for 2018 and beyond

Tuesday  06:45,   21 november 2017
The Age

The AFL Commission has decided to retain the bounce despite umpire calls for it to be scrapped. They approved a recommendation from the AFL's football operations department on Tuesday to retain the unique feature of the game that was first[...]

Green joins Warriors after Manly clear way for Pearce

Tuesday  03:25,   21 november 2017
Sporting News

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Nathan Lyon says Australian attack will leave England “broken” again

Tuesday  03:25,   21 november 2017
Press Association

The first Ashes Test starts at the Gabba on ThursdayAustralia off-spinner Lyon recalls watching Mitchell Johnson’s extreme pace intimidate the 2013-14 tourists to such an extent that they were already “broken” after the first[...]

Tennis world pays tribute to Novotna

Tuesday  03:24,   21 november 2017
Wide World of Sports

The global tennis community has lined up on social media to pay tribute to Jana Novotna, following her shock passing after a long battle with cancer on Monday.Novotna's selfless gesture was revealed by tennis journalist Anuradha Santhanam on Twitter [...]

Sydney Roosters release Mitchell Pearce: the phone call that ended his 11 years at the club

Tuesday  01:53,   21 november 2017
Sydney Morning Herald

Manly, Sharks and the Knights are the frontrunners to sign the disgruntled halfback.Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce phoned chairman Nick Politis on Monday afternoon and could not have been any clearer about how he felt about Cooper Cronk's[...]

Brighton recover twice to share points with Stoke

Tuesday  01:53,   21 november 2017
Reuters

Promoted Brighton's promising Premier League campaign continued as they twice came from behind to earn a 2-2 draw at home to Stoke City on Monday. Stoke's Swiss midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri created the opener with a fine long pass to forward Eric[...]

Cheika under investigation after box rant

Tuesday  00:52,   21 november 2017
MSN

Michael Cheika faces a nervous wait to learn if he will face punishment following his coaching box outburst during the defeat to England at Twickenham. An enraged Cheika appeared to be captured by TV cameras saying 'f---ing cheats' after skipper[...]

'Who are they?' - Matthew Hayden unloads on England’s Ashes squad

Monday  19:06,   20 november 2017
Sporting News

Haydos rubbishes the tourists and urges Australia to 'break' their opponents.Former Aussie opening bat, Matthew Hayden, says the Poms have “no hope” of winning the Ashes and believes this series is already “in the can” for the home[...]

Pearce requests release from Roosters

Monday  14:16,   20 november 2017
Wide World of Sports

Halfback Mitchell Pearce will leave the Roosters after asking for a release from the club to join cross-town rivals ManlyPearce has been linked with an imminent move to the Manly Sea Eagles, though there is no confirmation that's where he'll be[...]

Johnson tales fire up Aussies for Ashes

Monday  14:15,   20 november 2017
MSN

Australia <g class="gr_ gr_3 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim Grammar multiReplace" data-gr-id="3" id="3">have</g> put England on notice to expect some heat in the Ashes opener, with the hosts fired[...]

Mitch Marsh ready to return to bowling

Monday  11:51,   20 november 2017
MSN

WA skipper Mitch Marsh says it has been a frustrating nine months not being able to bowl, but he has used the time to improve his batting.Marsh underwent a reconstruction of his right shoulder in March after being hampered by the problem during the[...]