Сricket

Live: Complete disarray as disaster strikes

The Sydney and Melbourne rivalry is adding another chapter with the Sixers and Renegades squaring off at the SCG. Separated by two places on the ladder, Sydney (3rd) only hold the advantage courtesy of a superior net run rate. A win from either side will see them launch into the second spot on the standings. […]

Soccer

Live: Socceroos stun with team changes

The Socceroos’ Asian Cup defence begins now for new coach Graham Arnold. The Socceroos’ team formation for the January tournament in the UAE will begin to take shape when they face off with rivals South Korea in Brisbane on Saturday night. Arnold has surprised with a string of changes to his side. Kick-off at Suncorp […]

Boxing

Fighter calls out UFC boss after KO

AS the UFC recovers from the events of UFC 229, the sport reminded fans of the stunning brutality in the octagon. UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton, Canada delivered with a series of incredible knockouts, highlighted by lightweight Don Madge’s knockout kick in the opening seconds of the second round of his fight against Te […]

Horse Racing

‘Unreal’ Braithwaite rocks The Valley

IT’S a Cox Plate tradition and Daryl Braithwaite has rocked The Valley with his rock classic ‘Horses’. Huge crowds drowned out the Australian rocker’s voice as he walked the straight ahead of Winx’s bid for history. At one point he stopped singing entirely and let the crowd of thousands take over. As always, the performance […]

Tennis

‘Good lord’: Fed puts a scare up Switzerland

ROGER Federer survived a marathon quarter-final to defeat Gilles Simon 7-6 (7-1), 4-6, 6-4 at the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament in Basel.The 37-year-old Swiss has won his hometown event eight times and is now one step away from retaining his crown and collecting a 99th career title after he advanced to the semi-finals. However, it […]

Rugby League

‘Shambles’: Legend guns Broncos circus

FOUR coaches moved clubs in a day of unprecedented upheaval across the NRL coaching landscape on Thursday. Broncos coach Wayne Bennett’s decision to sign a two-year-deal with South Sydney sent shockwaves across the game and stole the headlines. However, hidden in Bennett’s shadow were a series of coaching appointments. There is more carnage still to […]

Сricket

‘Dreadful’: Warne calls for heads to roll

AUSSIE legend Shane Warne says only four players from the Aussie team that crashed to a series defeat against Pakistan are safe for the first test of the Aussie summer. The spin king’s call for up to seven changes to the Aussie side led the bitter reaction to Australia’s 373-run walloping in Abu Dhabi. Pakistan’s […]

NBA

NBA’s $1.17m basket-brawl, ‘spitting’ punishment

THE NBA has dished out nine games of punishment to players involved in the altercation which marred the final minutes of the Houston Rockets’ win over the LA Lakers on Sunday (AEDT). Lakers duo Brandon Ingram (four games) and Rajon Rondo (three games) were hit hardest, with Rockets guard Chris Paul set to miss two […]