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Even for those accustomed to cryptic messages from athletes, when said athletes are not spouting platitudes about being grateful to teammates or trying to “give it 100 percent,” or taking the season “one game at a time,” Semi Radrada’s social media post ahead of the Parramatta Eels’ game with the Melbourne Storm rose to a

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Team Penske officials have taken a backseat in the title duel betwixt their drivers, Fabian Coulthard and Scott McLaughlin, saying that the team will not get involved in which wins the Supercars title. It is not uncommon for teams to intervene on the behalf of a favoured son, but with Coulthard currently in first and

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The Aussie women cricketers, still employed because the recently expired MOU did not pertain to them, remain unbeaten after outdistancing Pakistan by 159 runs in World Cup play. They remained calm and composed, despite losing two early wickets. Pakistan came out with determination, taking wickets from opener Beth Mooney and Nicole Bolton within the first

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Well, at least he played through to the end. Such is our comment regarding Bernard Tomic, who bowed in less than an hour and a half to find himself on the wrong side of a straight set match against Germany’s Mischa Zverev. Certainly, Zverev was not one to be taken lightly, but from all appearances,

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Sixteen players were forced to sit out the 2016 AFL season as the final verdict of the 2012 Essendon Supplements scandal removed them from the game for 12 months. On balance, it would have to be said that a year of rest and recreation might have done those players good, physically, at least. Ten of

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Claims to the lack of concern over Sri Lanka’s spinners notwithstanding, the Aussie women cricketers have had a huge target set for them in their round two match of the World Cup. Number three Sri Lanka batter Chamari Athapaththu threw a 178 not out batting performance to go along with the 79 runs from the

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Is it time for the NRL to five serious consideration to expansion? The AFL managed to move the game beyond Victoria, although there was always at least some presence in the other parts of the country with the WAFL and the SANFL, but once they got the game into NSW, a move the Victorians now

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Were it the Lions, and not the Broncos hosting the Melbourne Storm in what is shaping up as one of the 2017 Telstra NRL Premiership competition’s biggest blockbusters of the season, there would be substantially less cause for concern regarding the availability to Storm Captain Cameron Smith. According to the Sydney Herald Sun, Smith has

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Players for the Melbourne Storm have the luxury of sleeping in their own beds for four of the final six games of the Telstra 2017 NRL Premiership competition, a run home that puts them in an enviable position. Not only will they host four of their remaining six, but also they have weeklong breaks between

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