Van Marwijk frustrated Australia did not get all three points

Van Marwijk frustrated Australia did not get all three points

Socceroo boss Bert van Marwijk could only rue his team's inability to convert its second half chances as he contemplated another good Australia performance which did not get the reward it deserved. The 1-1 draw against Denmark means Australia has a point…

Arsenal sacrificing Jack Wilshere and indulging Mesut Ozil is ultimate humiliation for a Gunner with the club in his blood

Arsenal sacrificing Jack Wilshere and indulging Mesut Ozil is ultimate humiliation for a Gunner with the club in his blood

The Gunners’ longest-serving player is leaving with a heavy heart following a discouraging conversation with new boss Unai Emery. Wilshere, 26, had been hoping that Emery’s appointment would provide a new lease of life to his flagging Arsenal career. Instead, it led…

Costa scores again Spain beat Iran

Costa scores again Spain beat Iran

A scrappy second half goal by Diego Costa broke a Persian stonewall and lifted Spain to a 1-0 win over a courageous Iran in a nerve-jangling World Cup clash on Wednesday. Costa claimed his third goal of the tournament in the 54th…

Soliola braves big freeze lying down

Soliola braves big freeze lying down

Sia Soliola might be doing it tough on a frosty ACT night, but the Canberra Raider with the big heart knows he's got it easy. He knows every night there's people and families doing it alone every night. Soliola took part in…

Manchester United legend Roy Keane regrets 'not ripping Carlos Queiroz's head off' after the pair fell out

Manchester United legend Roy Keane regrets 'not ripping Carlos Queiroz's head off' after the pair fell out

The Iran coach was Sir Alex Ferguson’s assistant manager and trained Keane at Old Trafford before the Irishman's explosive departure from the club in 2005. And Keane, 46, admits they almost traded blows after the Portuguese doubted his commitment in his second…

Sri Lanka unhappy over tampering furore

Sri Lanka unhappy over tampering furore

The prospect of a judicial stoush between Sri Lanka and the International Cricket Council looms large, with the sport facing its first test in an attempted ball-tampering crackdown. The Cape Town cheating scandal in March had life-changing consequences for Steve Smith, David…

Giancarlo Stanton can now call the Yankees his home

Giancarlo Stanton can now call the Yankees his home

Is there a more arrogant phrase in the entire sports universe than “true Yankees moment?” To be fair, though? You sure as heck know it when you witness one. Welcome to the club, Giancarlo Stanton. With his booming, walk-off, two-run, ninth-inning homer…

Dellavedova's path lifts Aussie NBA draft hopes

Dellavedova's path lifts Aussie NBA draft hopes

Matthew Dellavedova's rags-to-riches career is providing inspiration to the next wave of Australian basketball talent hoping to battle their way to NBA contracts. The NBA Draft will be held in Brooklyn on Thursday with Australians Jock Landale, Xavier Cooks, Deng Adel, Emmett…

Fittler to unleash Trbojevic in floating role in Origin II

Fittler to unleash Trbojevic in floating role in Origin II

Brad Fittler has handed Tom Trbojevic a licence to torment Queensland's maligned forwards alongside game one hero James Tedesco as the Blues plan to unleash an all-out assault in the middle at ANZ Stadium. Having watched Jarryd Hayne deployed in a similar…

Iran 0-1 Spain: Stroke of fortune for Costa unlocks dogged defence

Iran 0-1 Spain: Stroke of fortune for Costa unlocks dogged defence

Iran 0-1 Spain: Stroke of fortune unlocks dogged defence as Diego Costa’s ricocheted goal proves enough before equaliser is ruled out by VAR Spain dominated possession in the first half against underdogs Iran but could not break through the defence David Silva…

Arsenal sacrificing Jack Wilshere and indulging Mesut Ozil is the ultimate humiliation for a Gunner with the club in his blood

Arsenal sacrificing Jack Wilshere and indulging Mesut Ozil is the ultimate humiliation for a Gunner with the club in his blood

The Gunners’ longest-serving player is leaving with a heavy heart following a discouraging conversation with new boss Unai Emery. Wilshere, 26, had been hoping that Emery’s appointment would provide a new lease of life to his flagging Arsenal career. Instead, it led…

Pride ready for Knight Arrow to take on his own age

Pride ready for Knight Arrow to take on his own age

Joe Pride is not noted as a juvenile trainer. In fact, he has not had a runner in a two-year-old race this year, until Knight Arrow heads out at Randwick on Saturday. It has not stopped him having two two-year-old winners, including…

Hornets trade Howard to Nets for Mozgov, second-round picks

Hornets trade Howard to Nets for Mozgov, second-round picks

The Charlotte Hornets' experiment with center Dwight Howard lasted a single season, with the team agreeing to trade him to the Brooklyn Nets, an NBA source confirmed Wednesday. The Hornets will acquire Russian center Timofey Mozgov, plus two second-round picks, from the…

NBA Rumors: Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving Could Be ‘Centerpiece’ Of Kawhi Leonard To Celtics Trade, Per ‘ESPN’

NBA Rumors: Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving Could Be ‘Centerpiece’ Of Kawhi Leonard To Celtics Trade, Per ‘ESPN’

Should the Boston Celtics trade Gordon Hayward or Kyrie Irving for Kawhi Leonard? The Boston Celtics are one of the NBA teams who have expressed interest in acquiring Kawhi Leonard from the San Antonio Spurs. They currently have a plethora of trade…

NBA Rumors: Spurs Could Acquire Kevin Love & Kemba Walker In A 3-Team Blockbuster Deal, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

NBA Rumors: Spurs Could Acquire Kevin Love & Kemba Walker In A 3-Team Blockbuster Deal, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

Can the San Antonio Spurs remain competitive after trading Kawhi Leonard this summer? After struggling in the 2017-18 NBA season, the San Antonio Spurs are on the verge of losing their best player, Kawhi Leonard, this summer. Despite meeting with Spurs Head…

Man United joined by Serie A giants in race to sign Marko Arnautovic

Man United joined by Serie A giants in race to sign Marko Arnautovic

Manchester United appear to have competition from Inter Milan for West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic. The Red Devils were linked with the Austria international, with Jose Mourinho spotted scouting the Hammers star in a friendly vs Russia. But one of Arnautovic’s former…

All you need to know about Logan Paul vs KSI boxing fight

All you need to know about Logan Paul vs KSI boxing fight

It’s boxing – but not as we know it. YouTube sensation KSI has signed terms on a two-fight deal with fellow social media star Logan Paul. KSI called out his controversial fellow social media star after his win over Joe Weller in…

Roosters lock up fan favourite Victor Radley until 2023

Roosters lock up fan favourite Victor Radley until 2023

The Sydney Roosters have moved quickly to lock up rising star Victor Radley long-term, extending his contract until the end of the 2023 season. After just 17 first-grade games, the hard-working and skilful back-rower has quickly become a cult favourite due to…