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Leckie scores again in Hertha Berlin win

Thursday  03:20,   21 september 2017

Mathew Leckie scored the opener as Hertha Berlin defeated Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga.The Socceroos striker continued his purple patch of form to make it four goals in five starts as Hertha recorded their second win of the[...]

Spieth summons Aussie coach for FedEx tilt

Thursday  03:10,   21 september 2017

Jordan Spieth has Australian coach Cameron McCormick at this week's Tour Championship as he eyes a second $US10 million FedEx Cup win.Leading the FedEx standings heading into the US PGA Tour's playoffs finale, 24-year-old Spieth is the heavy[...]

Smith defends captaincy ahead of 100th ODI

Thursday  03:00,   21 september 2017

Australia's Steve Smith says his captaincy is in a good place as he prepares to take on India in his 100th one-day international.Smith will reach the milestone in Thursday's match against India in Kolkata where Australia will be desperate to[...]

South Melbourne reach FFA Cup semi-finals

Thursday  02:46,   21 september 2017

Former NSL giants South Melbourne have booked an FFA Cup semi-final date after thumping Gold Coast City 6-0 on Wednesday.The former National Soccer League giants thumped Gold Coast City 6-0 in their quarter-final at Cbus Super Stadium, with Milos[...]

History awaits Bronco Oates if passed fit

Thursday  01:50,   21 september 2017

History awaits try scoring winger Corey Oates if he is passed fit for Friday night's NRL preliminary final against Melbourne. Concussion may have him in doubt but Corey Oates' head will no doubt be spinning again if he scores in Friday night's [...]

Chris Waller confirms Winx will race at Flemington for first time in blow to Everest

Thursday  01:06,   21 september 2017
The Age

Winx will race at Flemington for the first time in her illustrious career after trainer Chris Waller opted for the Turnbull Stakes as the mare's next start, delivering a huge blow to Sydney's inaugural staging of The Everest next month.[...]

Des Hasler speaks after axing

Wednesday  21:37,   20 september 2017
Wide World of Sports

Des Hasler has spoken for the first time since he was sacked as coach of the Canterbury Bulldogs, despite having signed a two year contract extension.Hasler is believed to be considering his legal options following the news, having signed a two-year [...]

Lacklustre Wanderers survive big cup scare

Wednesday  21:36,   20 september 2017

Western Sydney Wanderers won through to the FFA Cup semi-final for the first time but only after a barely deserved penalty shoot-out win over Blacktown City.The Wanderers turned in a lacklustre showing against the NSW NPL1 side only to eventually[...]

Cricket - Cricket: Not in a bad place with my captaincy, says Smith

Wednesday  18:52,   20 september 2017

Skipper Steve Smith dismissed suggestions that his captaincy was under threat after a string of disappointing performances by the once all-conquering Australian side. Smith's men were recently tested in a two-match Test series against low-ranked[...]

Taumalolo hits back at JWH challenge

Wednesday  16:37,   20 september 2017

North Queensland star Jason Taumalolo has responded to the Sydney Roosters' Jared Waerea-Hargreaves' challenge to bring the fire to their NRL preliminary final.Jason Taumalolo says Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has only heaped pressure on himself[...]

Buyer to get sneak peak at Titans coach

Wednesday  14:56,   20 september 2017

Potential buyers of the up-for-sale Gold Coast NRL club will get the chance to have their say before a decision is made on the new Titans' head coach.The sale of the NRL-owned club and the search for a new head coach are both in full flight at[...]

Matildas secure China for home friendlies

Wednesday  14:16,   20 september 2017

China is heading to Victoria in November for a two-match women's soccer series against with the Matildas.Alen Stajcic's side will take on the world's 13th best nation in[...]

Rugby chief Pulver faces Senate grilling

Wednesday  11:07,   20 september 2017

Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver is facing questioning over the axing of the Western Force and future of the sport at a Senate hearing in Perth.Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver was questioned about those figures after he defended the [...]

'Des was so successful': Gould

Wednesday  11:06,   20 september 2017
Wide World of Sports

Phil Gould has rejected suggestions that Des Hasler was sacked by Canterbury because he didn’t understand the Bulldogs culture and failed to deliver the club a premiership. Hasler was cut by the Bulldogs on Tuesday night after a season of[...]

The Western Bulldogs' frustration with Jake Stringer had grown over years: Bob Murphy

Wednesday  10:30,   20 september 2017
The Age

Frustrations over Jake Stringer had built "for a couple of years" according to former Western Bulldogs captain Bob Murphy.Stringer revealed on Tuesday that he was shocked and upset when told by the Western Bulldogs, who he won the[...]