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In a sports world gone mad in its desire for parity and stocked by a generation of players who demand constant stroking of their self-esteem through the bestowing of awards for participation and trying their best, the global governing body of cricket, the International Cricket Council, has passed changes to the game’s structure in order

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North Queensland fullback and five-eighth Kalyn Ponga has a veritable smorgasbord of options regarding his options beyond the NRL and was on the receiving end from some sage advice from Kangaroos’ Coach Mal Meninga as to which route to follow. Ponga could choose to play for Australia or New Zealand, but apparently not both, at

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Everyone knows that is bad form to compare anyone not to one’s liking to a certain German political leader from the mid-twentieth century, but former St. Kilda Saint rover and legend Nathan Burke may have achieved the rough 21st century equivalent by comparing Alistair Clarkson the “Donald Trump of AFL football.” In certain parts, them

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The Hawthorn Hawks’ duck has been broken with a resounding win over the West Coasters at MCG. The Hawks proved to be the superior raptors by a convincing 5o- point margin, with the final score 125 for the home side and 75 for the tourists. Cyril Rioli was at his game-changing best, displaying his wide

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Adamant that he deserves a UFC title shot he may be, but that carries little weight with UFC boss Dana White, who is telling Robert Whittaker that he still has dues to pay, in the form of what Whittaker calls “filler fights” before Whittaker can seek a title match against England’s Michael Bisping. Whittaker arose

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Although we may be accused of flogging a dead horse, being birds of a single note, or some other less complimentary phrase, we will once again mention the lunacy we perceive in player negotiations taking place in the middle of the season. We are, of course, talking about the 2017 Telstra NRL Premiership competition, where

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Tennis has not been going all that well of late for Bernard Tomic. He lost on his first up outing on clay, where he exited in the first round at the Monte Carlo Masters. Like many Aussie tennis players, Tomic is not especially fond of clay. When he found himself up against a clay court

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The announcement that Ben Roethlisberger will return for a 14th season with the Pittsburgh Steelers should have surprised no one, given that the Steelers just previously gave all-world wide receiver Antonio Brown a huge new deal, something that in all probability would not have happened had they suspected that Roethlisberger would not be available to

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Is it possible to break an unwritten law? That is the sentiment in Brisbane, as the Broncos have accused the Cronulla Sharks of foul play over the way in which the Sharks went about announcing the defection of Jack Bird. No confirmation yet on whether or not the Broncos’ complaint was made verbally or in

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