News: Sport

Don't follow me overseas: Force's Morahan

Monday  19:56,   22 may 2017
MSN

The Western Force's future remains uncertain, but utility back Luke Morahan has urged his teammates to stick by the Perth-based franchise.Either the Force or Melbourne Rebels will be axed ahead of the 2018 Super Rugby season, meaning neither[...]

Gavrilova into Strasbourg second round

Monday  19:11,   22 may 2017
MSN

Daria Gavrilova has continued her good run of form and easily advanced to the second round of the Strasbourg Open. The Australian world No.25 defeated Chirico 6-2 6-3 in just over an hour of court time to join fellow Australians Samantha Stosur and[...]

Kokkinakis falters on return to the court

Monday  18:33,   22 may 2017
MSN

Thanasi Kokkinakis is finally back playing on the ATP Tour but the Australian didn't get the result he wanted in his first singles encounter in nine months.Kokkinakis, who has spent the last 18 months battling debilitating injuries to his[...]

NSW Blues team announced for Origin 1: Cordner to captain as selectors go back to the future with Pearce

Monday  16:26,   22 may 2017
The Roar

<p>Laurie Daley has announced his NSW Blues team for Game 1 of the 2017 State of Origin series.</p>Laurie Daley has announced his NSW Blues team for Game 1 of the 2017 State of Origin series, naming Sydney Roosters second-rower Boyd Cordner to [...]

'Damien, there is nothing for you or your players to be proud of'

Monday  15:56,   22 may 2017
Sporting News

Damian Barrett has slammed the coach of the Richmond Tigers, Damien Hardwick, after yet another close loss.Renowned football journalist Damian Barrett has absolutely slammed the Richmond Football Club, in response to comments coach Damien Hardwick[...]

'The toughest decision we've had to make'

Monday  14:56,   22 may 2017
Wide World of Sports

Queensland dumps one of its favourite sons for the opening game of the State of Origin series at Suncorp Stadium.Queensland chairman of selectors Gene Miles says the omission of star fullback Billy Slater from the opening game of the State of Origin [...]

Improving Day confident ahead of majors

Monday  14:56,   22 may 2017
Omnisport

"Everything is coming along nicely," an upbeat Jason Day said of his form despite a play-off loss at the AT&amp;T Byron Nelson.World number three Jason Day believes he is rediscovering his best form after just missing out on victory at [...]

Dog set for surgery, AFL return unclear

Monday  14:56,   22 may 2017
MSN

The Western Bulldogs are set to be without injured AFL forward Stewart Crameri for an extended period.Crameri, 28, played the first two matches of the Bulldogs' premiership defence but has struggled with hip soreness[...]

Queensland snub Billy Slater for State of Origin opener

Monday  14:21,   22 may 2017
MSN

Billy Slater has been left out of the Queensland team for next week's State of Origin opener against NSW. Billy Slater's State of Origin career may be over with the veteran fullback overlooked by Queensland for next week's series[...]

Queensland Maroons team announced: No Billy Slater, but plenty of injury clouds in squad for Game 1

Monday  10:56,   22 may 2017
The Roar

<p>The Queensland Maroons team for Game 1 of this year’s State of Origin series has been named, although we’re still a long way from finding out who will run out onto Suncorp Stadium next Wednesday due to a number of injury concerns in the[...]

Filip Holosko leaves Sydney FC

Monday  09:51,   22 may 2017
MSN

With his marquee position taken up by Milos Ninkovic, it was always going to be difficult for the Sky Blues to keep the Slovakian winger.The Sky Blues confirmed on Monday that Holosko will part ways with the A-League champions at the conclusion of[...]

Wallace ruled out of Origin I

Monday  08:43,   22 may 2017
Sporting News

The scans results are in. New South Wales have a new hooker.Wallace received a call on Monday morning from Laurie Daley confirming he was still being named in the side and the Panthers hooker was flown up to the Blues[...]

JT's streak under threat for Maroons

Monday  08:43,   22 may 2017
Wide World of Sports

Queensland coach Kevin Walters has said he named Johnathan Thurston as 18th man in a bid to preserve him for the Origin series.Thurston has been battling a shoulder injury he suffered playing for Australia against New Zealand in the Anzac Test on[...]

Port Adelaide don't need big AFL scalp: Jackson Trengove

Monday  08:09,   22 may 2017
MSN

Port Adelaide doesn't need a big scalp to justify their AFL finals credentials, utility Jackson Trengove says. Port Adelaide stalwart Jackson Trengove doesn't subscribe to the theory that his side needs a big scalp to be taken seriously as[...]

I'd never turn my back on Wallabies: George Smith

Monday  07:36,   22 may 2017
MSN

Wallabies veteran George Smith says he will only consider a Test recall if it didn't come at the expense of players like Michael Hooper. Wallabies great George Smith says he will never turn his back on a Test recall if coach Michael Cheika[...]