AFL news 2022: Ben Rutten not sacked, Essendon, president Paul Brasher reportedly quits

Essendon coach Ben Rutten has avoided the axe, while president Paul Brasher stepped down from his position prior to the club’s embarrassing 84-point loss to Port Adelaide on Sunday evening. The Bombers have hardened a horror season coming off a finals appearance last year, slumping to 15th on the AFL ladder with seven wins in … Read more

NRL news 2022: Ricky Stuart banned, Jaeman Salmon, weak gutted dog, Canberra Raiders

Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has been slapped with a $25,000 fine to go along with a one-week suspension. The NRL handed down its decision on Tuesday after Stuart unloaded on Panthers star Jaeman Salmon in his post-match press conference. Stream every game of every round of the 2022 NRL Telstra Premiership Season Live & … Read more

NRL news 2022: Positive Covid-19 test cartridge throws press conference into disarray, Manly vs Eels score

Friday evening’s press conference at 4 Pines Park was thrown into disarray after a positive Covid-19 RAT test was found in the venue’s designated media room. The Parramatta Eels defeated the Manly Sea Eagles 36-20 in the Round 21 contest, with winger Maika Sivo scoring a double for the visitors. But after the final siren, … Read more

NRL news 2022: Ryan Papenhuyzen fracture knee cap, gruesome detail in X-ray image

X-ray images of Ryan Papenhuyzen’s shattered patellar show why the Melbourne Storm fullback’s knee cap fracture is “one of the most brutal NRL injuries seen in years”. Papenhuyzen was carried off AAMI Park after suffering a broken knee cap during last weekend’s four-point loss to the Canberra Raiders. The 24-year-old sustained the injury in the … Read more

State of Origin Game 3: Sad truth about Andrew Johns’ TV outburst at NSW

Andrew Johns was a broken man on night, but his post-match address exposed a far greater issue Wednesday continuing to haunt NSW. Queensland, you’ve done it again. During the Maroons’ reign of dominance, which saw them win 11 of 12 series between 2006-2017, they boasted some of the greatest players the game has ever seen … Read more

State of Origin game 3: Photo reveals classy Dane Gagai act after Selwyn Cobbo knocked out

Dane Gagai found himself in hot water after impersonating a boxer during Wednesday’s Origin decider, but this unheralded act was pure class. Queensland center Dane Gagai found himself in hot water when he was sin binned for impersonating a boxer during Wednesday’s State of Origin decider, but he was all class earlier in the enthralling … Read more

State of Origin 3: Daly Cherry-Evans accuses NSW of cheating on microphone

The Origin decider descended into absolute carnage and the Maroons’ pent-up frustration that had built up all series finally came out. They’ve been doing it all day, ref. Or in this case, all series. He could smile in the end after a thrilling victory but Queensland captain Daly Cherry-Evans was absolutely filthy early in the … Read more

AFL news 2022: Chris Fagan confronts journalist after Brisbane Lions lose to Essendon

Brisbane Lions coach Chris Fagan reportedly butted heads with a footy journalist following Sunday afternoon’s loss to Essendon. Brisbane Lions coach Chris Fagan was reportedly embroiled in a heated confrontation with a footy journalist following Sunday afternoon’s 10-point loss to Essendon at the Gabba. The Bombers secured a gritty 15.10 (100) to 13.12 (90) victory … Read more

Nick Kyrgios breaks Wimbledon dress code, wearing red Nike shoes, hat | video

Nick Kyrgios engaged in a tense exchange after breaking the rules before he’d even played a point at Wimbledon on Monday night. Nike, it’s time to increase Nick Kyrgios’ contract. After giving the press little to work with during a composed – some might say subdued – five-set win against Brandon Nakashima, one reporter still … Read more

Alex De Minaur’s ‘adorable’ girlfriend shout out wins over Wimbledon, Katie Boulter win

Alex De Minaur won over British fans with a few simple words after knocking out one of the local hopes at Wimbledon. Alex de Minaur is becoming England’s Aussie favorite despite knocking out one British star and setting his sights on another. De Minaur claimed a 5-7 7-6 6-2 6-3 win over world No. 94 … Read more