Horse Racing

Trainer Gordon Elliott urged to "step away" from racing by owner

Gordon Elliott was last night urged to “step away” from racing in the wake of the dead horse photo storm. The advice came from top owner Max McNeill, whose Escaria Ten, trained by Elliott, is a leading fancy for Cheltenham’s Ultima Handicap Chase. Co Meath-based Elliott will tomorrow appear before the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board […]

Rugby League

Billy Slater’s take on the Cameron Smith retirement circus

There are few people who know more about how difficult Cameron Smith’s retirement decision is than former teammate Billy Slater. Champions with the Melbourne Storm as well as Queensland Origin and Kangaroos legends, the pair played many years and 319 NRL games alongside each other. Catch Fox League’s Grand Final Week coverage on Kayo. Stream […]

Rugby League

Family tragedy keeps Boyd Cordner off the field after head knock

Boyd Cordner’s repeated head knocks are a huge concern among NRL fans but the Roosters showed as much concern for their captain’s mental health as his physical wellbeing on the weekend. Cordner has suffered multiple concussions and missed plenty of matches in recent months and there were more fears after another blow during Saturday’s 42-12 […]

NBA

Opinion: How will the Rockets navigate such a murky future?

The Houston Rockets’ star seemed determined to do anything he could to prolong their season. James Harden scored as he always does. Harden defended as he recently has. And after the Rockets initially struggled with playing with energy, Harden displayed enough hustle to keep the engine running. Still, the Rockets’ engine soon came to a […]