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Who cares who wins the minor premiership? Who cares who gets the wooden spoon? Who even cares who wins the grand final? Right now, all anyone wants to know is what is going to happen next at Wests Tigers.
Well there it is for another season, and all with a round remaining.
Today’s one-off match against England at Cardiff could appear to be just another throw away T20 match. But, with only just over six months to the World Twenty20, it is a rare chance for Australia to test out their line-up.
The problem for selectors picking their squad to win Rugby World Cup 2015 is rather like trying to solve rubik’s cube, in the dark.
Cups King Bart Cummings died peacefully in his sleep overnight, aged 87.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula wouldn’t confirm it, but it appears Jarryd Hayne has played his way on to the NFL team.
Overture, curtains, lights! Roll out the red carpet, let down your top-knot and precariously apply the double-sided tape, because the NRL’s awards season is fast approaching.
One-Test winger Waisake Naholo has surprisingly been named in the 31-man All Blacks squad to defend their Rugby World Cup title in England.
The NSW government is considering a state funeral for legendary trainer Bart Cummings as the racing industry and racing lovers mourn his death.
Fremantle coach Ross Lyon will sit down with his team’s medical staff this week to decide which players to rest for Saturday’s AFL clash with the Power in Adelaide.
Willie Mason’s NRL career could be over, with another shoulder charge from the veteran prop sure to come under scrutiny from the match review panel on Monday.
A 26-year-old, who has fought back from the cricketing wilderness, will make his Australian debut in Monday’s Twenty20 clash with England in Cardiff.
Sport can be so exhilarating and so devastating, as Anthony Milford and Geoff Toovey found out to kick-off the NRL’s penultimate round.
It is often said that defence wins big games. The fact of the matter is that a whole combination of factors wins big games, but defence is certainly a crucial component.
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It clearly didn’t sit well with the AFL community that three relatively minor incidents could cost someone the Brownlow Medal.
Brisbane Roar’s ownership is “in the balance” according to FFA chief executive David Gallop, and today the Bakrie Group may finally find themselves stripped of their A-League license. Yet even though FFA’s intervention would bring a welcome end to the farce in Queensland, it could pose problems for future investment.
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Without doubt the easiest of groups to decipher, with the All Blacks, the tournament favourites, tipped to go through this group untroubled.
As the saying goes, “all good things must come to an end”.
When Alan Pardew left Newcastle for Crystal Palace many people were left scratching their heads at the decision.
Steve Hansen has announced the All Blacks squad he believes can be the first team to defend the Webb Ellis Trophy.
If the hacktivists who recently gave Ashley Madison a fearful touch-up ever extend their work into Steve Hansen’s Facebook account, what would his profile reveal?
Following on from Part 1 and Part 2, we’ll take a look at the minnows of Pool C – Georgia and Namibia – and shine a light on some of the stars of each team. Georgia Ranked 13th, which is above Italy, Georgia is still considered a second tier rugby union nation. A forward-led side, […]
It’s that time of year again, European leagues are kicking off, teams are finding their feet, transfer periods are coming to a close, and clubs across the world are all scrambling to finalise the squad they believe can bring them the most success.
The final day before the rest day, and the potential for a decent size bunch sprint, or a group of general classification riders. Once again, Stage 10 of La Vuelta a Espana will offer spectators some attacking racing.
Mitchell Starc has shown a lot of promise over the years taking a lot of wickets and bowling well, but is he fit for Test cricket?
Wales beat Ireland by six points in Dublin on the weekend. Since then, many Wallaby fans I’ve since talked to are worried that the man who scored most of the Welsh points – Leigh Halfpenny – could be the difference when Australia plays Wales in the Rugby World Cup.
Late last night, the UFC announced two breaking news events regarding the monster of a card they have been assembling for UFC 193 in Melbourne this year.
Two of the six remaining undefeated sides in the English Premier League meet at the Liberty Stadium on as Swansea welcome Manchester United. Join The Roar from 1am (AEST) for live scores and commentary.
Well, we’re off and running again. The 2015-16 Bundesliga has officially started a week ago and Bayern Munich is yet undefeated.
Match Result: Fremantle claimed their first minor premiership on Sunday with an easy 54-point win over the Melbourne Demons in Nathan Jones’ 200th game.
Match Result: The Gold Coast Titans scored a 28-26 win over St George Illawarra thanks to a match-winning try from Dave Taylor.
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Match Result: The Sydney Swans all but locked in a top four spot on Sunday with a 97-point win over St Kilda in Adam Schneider’s last AFL game.
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