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NZ have few selection concerns as they seek series win

Thursday  09:15,   27 february 2020

NZ have few selection concerns as they seek series winJamieson made a big impression in the hosts' 10-wicket victory in the opener of the two-test series, capturing 4-39 in the first innings and then scoring 44 in a rearguard... >>>

Warner handed IPL captaincy despite Aussie ban

Thursday  09:10,   27 february 2020

He might not be able to hold a leadership role for Australia, but David Warner will lead his IPL franchise this season.After his involvement in the ball-tampering scandal, Warner was banned from holding an official leadership position within the... >>>

Showing respect to Deontay Wilder

Thursday  08:35,   27 february 2020

A whitewash defeat? Yes. But the 'Bronze Bomber' was a true champion who redefined the sight of the knockout punch.For the beaten person in a fight of such magnitude, Deontay Wilder, there can be no more public examination of his soul. His... >>>

Rabbitohs pick at Storm scab with $20k report

Thursday  08:26,   27 february 2020

A new report revealed South Sydney met with NRL officials in an attempt to eliminate wrestling from the game. Multiple outlets have reported the Rabbitohs put together a lengthy amount of evidence and recommendations, from all clubs in the... >>>

Sea Eagles recruit Danny Levi opens up on emotional Knights exit

Thursday  08:05,   27 february 2020

New Sea Eagles recruit Danny Levi has lifted the lid on his turbulent exit at Newcastle and the chip on his shoulder going into an important season with Manly. The young hooker's NRL career appeared in tatters late last year when it became apparent... >>>

Rebels' Toomua says Highlanders a must-win

Thursday  08:00,   27 february 2020

Melbourne playmaker Matt Toomua says the Rebels need a win over the Highlanders to try to build some winning momentum in their Super Rugby season. After his most influential Super Rugby game for Melbourne since arriving late last season, five-eighth >>>

Virus hits Super Rugby as Japan match in doubt

Thursday  07:25,   27 february 2020

Super Rugby officials scrambled to deal with the coronavirus outbreak on Thursday, saying they were working to relocate a match in Japan and announcing sanitisation stations and temperature checks for all teams. The southern hemisphere... >>>

'It's not over,' Guardiola warns City after Madrid win

Thursday  07:15,   27 february 2020

Pep Guardiola warned his Manchester City players that Real Madrid are more than capable of a Champions League fightback after a historic 2-1 last 16, first leg win for the English champions at the Santiago Bernabeu. City struck twice in the... >>>

Leicester's Rodgers backs Vardy to end goal drought

Thursday  07:00,   27 february 2020

Leicester's Rodgers backs Vardy to end goal droughtVardy, 33, was in superb form at the start of the Premier League season with 17 goals from 18 matches but has not scored in his last... >>>

Graham Arnold calls on Scott Morrison to help fund football as Olyroos eye Tokyo Olympics

Thursday  06:05,   27 february 2020

Australia's men's football head coach calls on the Prime Minister and the Australian Sports Commission to start funding the sport properly as the Olyroos prepare for their first Olympic campaign since 2008. Australia's men's football head... >>>

Matthew Dellavedova provides spark off the bench with perfect shooting night in Cavaliers' win over 76ers

Thursday  05:51,   27 february 2020

The Cleveland Cavaliers are now 3-1 under J.B. Bickerstaff following an impressive 108-94 win over the Philadelphia 76ersBetween five DNP's and limited minutes off the bench in the Cavaliers' past 11 games, Matthew Dellavedova seized his opportunity >>>

Wanderers better placed for A-League derby

Thursday  05:40,   27 february 2020

Western Sydney Wanderers are in a better position to attack A-League leaders Sydney FC in their rescheduled derby in Kogarah on Friday night. Torrential rain put a dampener on the derby three weeks ago but Western Sydney are in a better place to... >>>

Build it like Beckham, Inter-Miami target big names

Thursday  04:00,   27 february 2020

Build it like Beckham, Inter-Miami target big namesSeven years after a tortuous process began, Beckham's "project" will finally take the field on Sunday when Inter-Miami travel to Los Angeles to face LAFC in their first MLS regular season... >>>

NRLW star's bold prediction for women's footy

Thursday  03:20,   27 february 2020

NRLW star Kezie Apps believes there's a very bright future for the league, despite it consisting of just four teams.Apps is the face of NRLW, as one of the biggest names in the competition entering just its third year. The St George Illawarra... >>>

Maria's answer to explosive, defining question

Thursday  03:20,   27 february 2020

Maria Sharapova has answered the question that threatens to hinder the tennis megastar's legacy in retirement.Did giving up Meldonium, the prohibited drug for which she served a 15-month ban, have any impact on her tennis... >>>