News: Sport

'It was plain to see': Boyd Cordner furious with NRL Bunker's decision to award Nene Macdonald's controversial try

Wednesday  15:07,   25 april 2018
Sporting News

Sydney Roosters co-captain Boyd Cordner has slammed the NRL Bunker's decision to award St George Illawarra's Nene Macdonald a try late in the Anzac Day clash after he appeared to lose control of the ball as he grounded it. Macdonald's try[...]

Netball NZ refuses to let the Sunshine Girls take the Taini Jamison Trophy back to Jamaica

Wednesday  13:46,   25 april 2018

The Jamaican netball team is shocked by Netball New Zealand's refusal to let the team take the trophy they won in a pre-Commonwealth Games tournament back to their home[...]

Tariq Sims hits way to Blues Origin jersey

Wednesday  13:30,   25 april 2018

NSW coach Brad Fittler has apparently indicated St George Illawarra's Tariq Sims will earn a State of Origin debut this year after a hard-hitting Anzac Day.So obvious is it that the Blues coach even let it slip himself during St George[...]

Dragons beat Roosters, but not without bunker controversy

Wednesday  12:56,   25 april 2018
ABC News

Ben Hunt was the star of the match between Dragons and RoostersIn front of crowd of 41,142 — a record for the fixture — the NRL video referees were again the centre of attention after green-lighting a Nene MacDonald four-pointer in the 69th[...]

Derby debacle resolved: New medal name to wait for next clash

Wednesday  11:50,   25 april 2018

The Ross Glendinning Medal now looks likely to be presented at this Sunday's historic first Western Derby after a massive uproar from the WA football community.The Ross Glendinning Medal looks likely to live another day - but just[...]

Cameron McInnes trips Luke Keary, luckily escapes sin-bin on Anzac Day

Wednesday  11:42,   25 april 2018
Sporting News

St George Illawarra hooker Cameron McInnes was lucky to stay on the field after taking out Roosters five-eighth Luke Keary when he had a chance of scoring a try in the Anzac Day clash at Allianz Stadium. © AAP Image/Brendan Esposito Luke[...]

Rangnick on Arsenal's radar

Wednesday  10:55,   25 april 2018
Sky Sports

Ralf Rangnick is on Arsenal's list of candidates to replace Arsene Wenger as manager, Sky Sports News understands. Rangnick is regarded as one of the most respected coaching talents in Germany and is currently employed as sporting director at[...]

Lifetime ban for local footballer's dog act

Wednesday  10:51,   25 april 2018
Wide World of Sports

A Geelong District footballer has been de-registered from ever playing AFL again after brutally coward punching an opponent on field.  Thomson midfielder Brad Huhn has his papers terminated after the six-week ban he received for striking[...]

AFL bans Sam Powell-Pepper

Wednesday  10:51,   25 april 2018
The Age

<p>The AFL has suspended Port Adelaide youngster Sam Powell-Pepper for a further match after its integrity unit completed an investigation into an Adelaide nightclub incident earlier this month.</p>However, the midfielder avoided a finding of[...]

Vieira 'ready' if Arsenal call

Wednesday  10:36,   25 april 2018
Sky Sports

Patrick Vieira says he would be "ready" if he got a call from Arsenal, who are searchng for a new manager to take over from Arsene Wenger. But the former Arsenal captain stressed his former club have not been in contact and that he still[...]

Habana hanging up his boots

Wednesday  10:30,   25 april 2018

The Springboks flyer will retire as South Africa's all-time leading try-scorer.South Africa great Bryan Habana is to retire at the end of the season after being unable to force his way back into the Toulon[...]

Liverpool and Roma fans in mass brawl involving hammers and belts

Wednesday  10:30,   25 april 2018

A Liverpool fan was left in a critical condition after a mass fight broke out before the Liverpool-Roma Champions League semi-final.A 53-year-old man, a Liverpool fan, was assaulted by visiting supporters during an ugly fight outside the famous[...]

Simmons' 76ers oust Heat from NBA playoffs

Wednesday  09:31,   25 april 2018

Ben Simmons' 76ers will play Aron Baynes' Boston Celtics or Thon Maker's Milwaukee Bucks in the second round of the playoffs.The 76ers have proved to be serious championship contenders by winning two games in Miami and then knocking the[...]

A Russian soccer player paid $US80,000 to play against his old coach and scored the most spiteful goal of the year

Wednesday  09:31,   25 april 2018
Business Insider Australia

Russian striker Artem Dzyuba was loaned to Arsenal Tula after a falling out with manager Roberto Mancini at Zenit St. Petersburg. With Arsenal and Zenit set to meet, Dzyuba offered to pay half of the fees required for the opportunity to play against [...]

F1 goes back to Baku, hoping for another thriller

Wednesday  08:30,   25 april 2018

<p>The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has a lot to live up to this weekend and Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has plenty to think about as well.</p>The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has a lot to live up to this weekend and Formula One world champion [...]