Key defender may be key for Martin, says Pie

Key defender may be key for Martin, says Pie

The last time Collingwood played Richmond, a grappling Levi Greenwood drove Dustin Martin to distraction, to the point that an infuriated Martin lost concentration for a time and gave away a foolish 50-metre penalty. But while Greenwood’s smothering attention reduced Martin’s midfield…

Richard Gere to be a dad again at 69 as wife Alejandra, 35, officially announces they are expecting a baby

Richard Gere to be a dad again at 69 as wife Alejandra, 35, officially announces they are expecting a baby

The 69-year-old actor and the Spanish publicist, 35, shared the big news on Instagram along with a picture of the Dalai Lama blessing their baby. View this post on Instagram A very special moment just a few minutes ago… Getting blessings for…

Worst might still be to come as Wallabies slump to world No.7

Worst might still be to come as Wallabies slump to world No.7

The Wallabies will officially fall to their lowest ever world ranking on Monday but the alarming reality is Michael Cheika’s men could slip below seventh given what lies ahead for a side still coming to grips with a deflating loss to Argentina….

We want to be 'Australia's team' under new player charter: Paine

We want to be 'Australia's team' under new player charter: Paine

Australian cricket captain Tim Paine has revealed a key plank of a revolutionary cultural charter will be players pledging to remember that they are only custodians of the team. New coach Justin Langer and Paine are playing a central role in formalising…

Celebrity Big Brother shows Roxanne Pallett play-fighting again with Ben Jardine after Ryan Thomas drama

Celebrity Big Brother shows Roxanne Pallett play-fighting again with Ben Jardine after Ryan Thomas drama

Celebrity Big Brother viewers have once again been shown footage of Roxanne Pallett play-fighting after she’d complained about being injured by Ryan Thomas in a similar incident. More than 11,000 people have complained to broadcasting regulators over scenes that aired in Thursday…

Will Spider-Man Be in ‘Venom’ After All?

Will Spider-Man Be in ‘Venom’ After All?

Sony Director Ruben Fleischer won’t (or can’t) say whether Spider-Man will appear in the upcoming  “Venom” starring Tom Hardy. Talking to the LA Times, Fleischer said, “I honestly don’t know what I’m allowed to say. I mean, I know the answer —…

Test squad to be spared from domestic one-dayers

Test squad to be spared from domestic one-dayers

Australia’s Test players won’t feature in the first handful of domestic one-day matches with Cricket Australia opting to keep them in Brisbane for a training camp ahead of departure for the United Arab Emirates. The JLT one-day series begins in little over…

Tigers can be beaten, says Hardwick

Tigers can be beaten, says Hardwick

Reigning premiership coach Damien Hardwick has thrown out the challenge to Richmond’s flag foes, declaring his Tigers “can be beaten” in September. Hardwick’s team has looked in ominous form since its grand final demolition of Adelaide last year and will be looking…

There won't be a player exodus if Barrett leaves, claims Penn

There won't be a player exodus if Barrett leaves, claims Penn

Manly chairman Scott Penn is adamant there won’t be an exodus of players following Trent Barrett out the door as the stand-off between the coach and the club continues. Barrett fronted the media on Wednesday for his pre-game press conference but gave…

Referee boycott should be last resort

Referee boycott should be last resort

One of Canberra's leading coaches is against a referee boycott, but admits it might be necessary as a last resort if things don't improve. Fairfax Media revealed on Monday that's what Capital Football faced because a large number of referees have become…

Strictly Come Dancing signs up Capital FM DJ Vick Hope as she officially CONFIRMS she will be the show's fifth star of the series

Strictly Come Dancing signs up Capital FM DJ Vick Hope as she officially CONFIRMS she will be the show's fifth star of the series

The 28-year-old Capital FM presenter broke the news on her radio show this morning. She told co-host Roman Kemp she was ready to don her dance shoes with hope of bringing home the glitterball trophy. Vick said: "I can tell you that every Saturday night…

New swim system may be key to Dolphins’ bid to topple US

New swim system may be key to Dolphins’ bid to topple US

The introduction of a new analysis system in Adelaide may prove the difference in Australia's bid to become the world's No.1 swimming nation at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Australian head coach Jacco Verhaeren says he is excited by the potential of the…

Who are really behind those too good to be true Facebook invitations? Meet the con artists tricking men into sending sex photos before blackmailing them for thousands of pounds

Who are really behind those too good to be true Facebook invitations? Meet the con artists tricking men into sending sex photos before blackmailing them for thousands of pounds

Authorities have warned the sextortion epidemic is on the rise with cases tripling in two years and at least five British victims killing themselves. The "sextortionists" target their victims – often in their teens or twenties – by profiling their accounts online…

Celebrities We’d Like to Be BFFs With

Celebrities We’d Like to Be BFFs With

Some celebrities seem like they’re larger than life: too cool for school, too talented to understand the masses, too beautiful to possibly ever take a selfie with you. We hold these stars aloft, put them on pedestals and give them an almost…

Arturo Vidal and Lionel Messi could be in for awkward time at Barcelona as Chilean’s past comment about Argentine emerge

Arturo Vidal and Lionel Messi could be in for awkward time at Barcelona as Chilean’s past comment about Argentine emerge

Vidal is set to join the La Liga giants, but his previous comments about his fellow South American could come back to haunt him. The South American pair have a chequered past and have clashed numerous times on the international stage. Copa…

Demons will be forced to reshuffle defence

Demons will be forced to reshuffle defence

Melbourne will be forced to reshuffle its defence once again heading into the crucial home stretch to finals after losing another backman, Joel Smith, to injury on Sunday. Smith was forced from the field in the final quarter of the Demons’ 96-point…