News: Sport

Gordon's boot takes Roosters to NRL finals

Friday  05:51,   22 september 2017
MSN

Trent Robinson signed Michael Gordon for his goalkicking and it has proved the difference between the Sydney Roosters making and missing the NRL finals in 2017.According to the Sydney Roosters' season, it could be as significant as another year in[...]

Knights CEO Matt Gidley to stand down

Friday  04:31,   22 september 2017
Sporting News

He thought it was the right time to move on.Since retiring after a stint in the Super League in 2010, Gidley reunited with his treasured NRL club in the same year as a business development manager before stepping into the CEO shoes in[...]

Gundogan injury not serious as Man City breathe sigh of relief

Friday  04:31,   22 september 2017
MSN

The German midfielder was forced off with a nasty-looking injury during his first start since damaging cruciate knee ligaments in December.Gundogan was forced out of the Carabao Cup win at the Hawthorns, his first start following a nine-month[...]

Smith hits out at Australian ODI collapses

Friday  04:31,   22 september 2017
MSN

Captain Steve Smith says his side's recent batting collapses are not good enough after Australia went 2-0 down in their ODI series against India.The visitors are in dire trouble in their one-day international series against India after a 50-run[...]

Rossi cleared for return after leg break

Friday  03:21,   22 september 2017
Press Association

Valentino Rossi will be back in the saddle at the Aragon Motorcycle Grand Prix after passing a medical three weeks after breaking his leg. The Movistar Yamaha rider passed a medical examination on Thursday at the Spanish circuit and will take part[...]

Tate tips all-Queensland NRL grand final

Friday  03:21,   22 september 2017
MSN

Former Test flyer Brent Tate predicts that North Queensland and Brisbane will contest the second all-Queensland NRL grand final in three years.It is enough to make long suffering NSW fans moan that much[...]

India crush Australia, lead ODI series 2-0

Friday  03:05,   22 september 2017
MSN

Australia have lost to India by 50 runs in the second one-day international in Kolkata.Set 253 for victory, the visitors lost their last eight wickets for 117 runs with a hat-trick to left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav sealing Thursday's match at[...]

Light heavyweight champ Ward announces retirement

Friday  03:05,   22 september 2017
Reuters

Unified light heavyweight world titleholder and former Olympic champion Andre Ward announced his retirement from boxing on Thursday. The 33-year-old American, who is regarded by many as the best pound-for-pound boxer today, attributed both the[...]

Day in the mix early at PGA Tour Champs

Friday  00:26,   22 september 2017
MSN

Australia's Jason Day is four shots off the pace midway through the first round of the season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta. The Australian world No.6 is two-under-par and four shots back of pacesetter Kyle Stanley at the finale of the US[...]

Australia labour in stifling Kolkata heat

Friday  00:08,   22 september 2017
MSN

Extreme heat and humidity have taken their toll on Australia during the second one-day international against India. The visitors were exposed under the sun during the hottest part of the afternoon after India won the toss and decided to bat in[...]

Newman lashes AFL over same-sex marriage

Friday  00:08,   22 september 2017
Wide World of Sports

AFL Footy show co-host Sam Newman has lashed the AFL over its approach to the same-sex marriage debate. Speaking on the AFL Footy Show, Newman criticised the way the league went ahead and changed its logo to YES outside its headquarters, dividing[...]

Comedy of errors, chaos grip Eden Gardens after Hardik Pandya 'dismissal'

Thursday  21:50,   21 september 2017
India Today

Hardik Pandya's 'dismissal' off Kane Richardson created some confusion as rain forced the players off the field for a few minutes during the second ODI between India and Australia in Kolkata.Steve Smith backtracked to covers as Pandya[...]

Coulter-Nile shines again in Australia ODI

Thursday  19:36,   21 september 2017
MSN

Australian bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile has continued his strong form in India, picking up three wickets in the second one-day international.The West Australian paceman took 3-51 from his 10 overs in Thursday's match in[...]

The damning video that could nail the Bulldogs

Thursday  19:23,   21 september 2017
Sporting News

It's the damning video that nails the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs to the cross in their legal fight with sacked coach Des Hasler. Back on April 4 – deep in the bowels of Belmore Sports Ground – the Dogs invited the media to attend a press[...]

Rooney fined by Everton

Thursday  17:25,   21 september 2017
Sky Sports

Everton have fined Wayne Rooney two weeks' wages following his conviction for drink-driving, Sky sources understand. The striker was given a two-year driving ban at Stockport Magistrates' Court on Monday and Everton are understood to have fined [...]