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Australia's tour of England gets green light

Friday  11:27,   14 august 2020

Australia's tour of England has been confirmed after the cricket team was granted a special exemption to travel to the UK.England will play Australia in three international Twenty20 matches at The Ageas Bowl (also known as Rose Bowl) between... >>>

Melbourne Storm's Suliasi Vunivalu to have surgery on broken jaw, faces six weeks on sidelines

Friday  11:27,   14 august 2020

Melbourne Storm have confirmed star winger Suliasi Vunivalu suffered a broken jaw in the 18-point win over the Roosters on Friday. The club say scans revealed a need for surgery, with recovery time expected to be between four to six weeks, meaning... >>>

NBA: Pop contests the end of the Spurs series like Trump

Friday  11:25,   14 august 2020

After 22 playoff appearances in a row, the San Antonio Spurs are not there for the first time and were eliminated after the end of the Seeding Games in Orlando. Head coach Gregg Popovich took the disappointment with humor. © Provided by SPOX Gregg... >>>

Blues-Crusaders Aotearoa game off as NZ extends Auckland virus curbs

Friday  10:28,   14 august 2020

Blues-Crusaders Aotearoa game off as NZ extends Auckland virus curbsNew Zealand announced on Tuesday that it was shutting down Auckland after four new cases of COVID-19 were discovered, following which the Blues had said Sunday's game could take... >>>

AFL unveils latest 'complicated' fixtures

Friday  10:28,   14 august 2020

Four weeks of football will be played in just 18 days after the AFL released the next batch of fixtures for the 2020 season.Due to COVID-19 restrictions matches will be played across Western Australia, South Australia, the Northern Territory and... >>>

Manly Sea Eagles re-sign forward Sean Keppie on three-year deal

Friday  10:28,   14 august 2020

Manly Sea Eagles have re-signed front-rower Sean Keppie on a three-year deal, keeping him at the club until at least the end of the 2023 NRL season. The 22-year old has played 15 games since debuting last season, including 12 this campaign. Keppie... >>>

Why RB Leipzig's Champions League fairy tale has not been universally well received

Friday  09:27,   14 august 2020

RB Leipzig's rise through the German footballing pyramid to the Champions League semi final should be sport's greatest fairy tale, so why are they Germany's most hated team?The entire fabric of sporting mythology is built on the plucky... >>>

AFL 2020 fixtures: League announces rounds 14-18

Friday  09:27,   14 august 2020

Just as one festival of footy nears its end, another one appears on the horizon to satisfy our hunger. The AFL has released the fixtures for round 14-18, featuring another jam-packed fixture as the competition hurtles towards the end of the... >>>

Rumour Has It: Barca, Madrid set to battle Man Utd for Sancho, Ronaldo to stay at Juve

Friday  09:27,   14 august 2020

Manchester United are reportedly bracing for a three-way battle for Jadon Sancho.Manchester United want to sign Sancho, but Borussia Dortmund are adamant the 20-year-old will be staying put in... >>>

Brooks Koepka discusses Dustin Johnson relationship: 'You guys overplay a lot of things'

Friday  08:25,   14 august 2020

Brooks Koepka again discussed his comments about Dustin Johnson at the US PGA Championship.After the third round at TPC Harding Park on Saturday, Koepka reminded Johnson he had "only won one" major as both looked to claim the title in San... >>>

Portland Trail Blazers and Memphis Grizzlies advance to play-in tournament with wins in final seeding games

Friday  08:25,   14 august 2020

The race for the playoffs came right down to the wire, with the Blazers' win over the Nets and the Grizzlies' win over the Bucks sending them into the play-in tournament for the final spot in the post-season!It came right down to the final... >>>

World Rugby introduces joint men's, women's World Cup host selection

Friday  08:25,   14 august 2020

World Rugby introduces joint men's, women's World Cup host selectionBids for the 2027 and 2031 men's Rugby World Cups, as well as the women's tournaments in 2025 and 2029, will be conducted as part of a joint exercise, World Rugby said,... >>>

Forget coronavirus 'footy frenzy', AFL is a better spectacle when watched by tribal fans at the stadium

Friday  07:25,   14 august 2020

For better or worse, the AFL has created its own new normal over the past five months due to the necessity to fast-track a season threatened by instant postponement, writes Richard Hinds.There would be no more long commutes with sniffling strangers, >>>

Frentzen: Formula E could replace Formula 1

Friday  07:25,   14 august 2020

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Melbourne Storm's Brandon Smith, Ryan Papenhuyzen and Jahrome Hughes trying to keep an NRL dynasty alive

Friday  06:27,   14 august 2020

Jahrome Hughes, Ryan Papenhuyzen and Brandon Smith have been tasked with filling the shoes of the Big Three, and they are seizing their opportunity in an injury-riddled 2020 NRL season.After a week of discussions about which pubs and barber shops... >>>