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Someone needs to remind Wales that the Wallabies are not the All Blacks. Wales have lost to Australia the last 13 times they have met, yet Wales Coach Warren Gatland was eager to point out that the Wallabies have their own issues with which to contend, which may be true, but beating Wales is definitely

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Punters who have been selecting draw for the first several fixtures of the Central Coast Mariners and the Adelaide United may have gotten an unwelcome outcome when United handed Central Coast a 3 – 0 whuppin’ in Gosford. It was the first win of the young A-League season for Adelaide, following two draws. It was

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Australian cricket is returning home after three unsuccessful tours and one international scandal. South Africa is set to pay a visit for a three-match ODI series. The Proteas will have to clear customs on their way in, with anything even mildly resembling an abrasive to be confiscated. Australia returns home having experienced Test defeats to

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We can never resist a code-hopping story, so when we learned that Christian Wade was quitting UK rugby side Wasps to enter into the NFL’s Pathway program, we were on that news faster than an uninvited wedding guest at an open bar. He is taking a route that has obvious appeal. If he can earn

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Andrew Bogut was being succinct when he weighed in of cricket’s Longstaff report, which was not succinct. “I don’t want to throw stones at other sports, but any time a sport has an integrity unit, I think it’s a farce,” Bogut said. After 12 seasons in the NBA, Bogut should know a thing or two

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Usain Bolt may be grabbing the headlines as he continues his attempt to switch from sprinting to A-League football, but it is a pair of former Premier League players that are having a far greater impact, at least as far as the football in concerned. And one of those players is on the same side

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Imagine NBA sensation Ben Simmons in the red and black kit of the Essendon Bombers. It would be Mason Cox on steroids, although that is not to suggest than anyone is using performance enhancing drugs. Cox proved that a basketballer can play Australian Rules football, quite adequately in fact, judging from his contributions to the

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Ashleigh Barty is chasing a strong finish to the year as the season nears its end, her’s at least. She has been excused for three weeks after hurting her business arm. She will return to action Friday at the WTA Championships in Singapore, playing doubles with American CoCo Vandeweghe. The pair won the doubles crown

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It is AFL prediction season, as the trade window has closed and the draft window has yet to open, although it could rightly be argued that any day of the week with the word day in it is as good a day for predictions as any. The man with the target on his back is

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The name of Shane Warne has sprung often from our fingers of late, meaning that things are starting to heat up on the cricket pitch. We mentioned him recently when noting the comparisons being made between Warne and young spinning sensation Lloyd Pope and now Warne is back front and centre for his defense of

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