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Thu 17 May 2018

Kent: 14 players on minimum wage would still bust Dogs’ cap

Kent: 14 players on minimum wage would still bust Dogs’ cap

THE Bulldogs’ dire salary cap position has been laid bare by PAUL KENT who says the club would bust next year’s salary cap by $390,000 even if they filled their...

Mon 7 May 2018

Ennis: How Dragons will cope with six picked for Origin

Ennis: How Dragons will cope with six picked for Origin

MICHAEL Ennis has tipped a whopping SIX Dragons players to be selected for the State of Origin opener next month. But even with half a dozen stars out he expects...

Wed 25 Apr 2018

Why Tigers are a cut above the rest

Why Tigers are a cut above the rest

SCORING may be at an all-time low but the Tigers are on a high and their stingy defence is one of many reasons why Damien Hardwick’s men deserve to be favourites...

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Athletes who defined the 2018 Games

Athletes who defined the 2018 Games

THE Clark Kent of the pool finally found his phone box, a 17-year-old tied the record for most medals at a single Games, and we witnessed one of the most inspiring...

Sun 15 Apr 2018

Brutal reality of the marathon

Brutal reality of the marathon

GOLD Coast local Michael Shelley has defended his Commonwealth marathon title in extraordinary circumstances after race leader Scotland’s Callum Hawkins collapsed...

Sat 14 Apr 2018

Why Fearnley must carry the flag at the closing ceremony

Why Fearnley must carry the flag at the closing ceremony

Kurt Fearnley must be Australia's flag bearer for the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony.

Durkin: Never call a Cowboy to a gunfight

Durkin: Never call a Cowboy to a gunfight

JT is Wyatt Earp and the Lone Ranger rolled into one.

Fri 13 Apr 2018

Hockey’s bizarre scheduling slight at Games

Hockey’s bizarre scheduling slight at Games

THE Hockeyroos have progressed to the Commonwealth Games final despite being treated with bewildering contempt by tournament organisers.

Thu 12 Apr 2018

NRL report card: Parker rates the Queensland teams

NRL report card: Parker rates the Queensland teams

As we enter round six, Broncos great and Fox League commentator Corey Parker runs a rule over the NRL teams

Sat 31 Mar 2018

OPINION:It's time to stop blaming the NRL refs

OPINION:It's time to stop blaming the NRL refs

A staggering 33 penalties in Cronulla Sharks’ 14-4 win against Melbourne Storm overshadowed the game’s commentary, both in the broadcast and on social media.

Mon 26 Mar 2018

Who becomes the next Australian captain?

Who becomes the next Australian captain?

AS AUSTRALIA reels from the ball tampering scandal, the talk begins around who will lead the team into the next phase.

Thu 22 Mar 2018

Tensions explode: Did Smith get it wrong?

Tensions explode: Did Smith get it wrong?

STEVE Smith took a massive swipe at the ICC for a gaping hole in their Kagiso Rabada verdict — and South Africa’s skipper wasn’t happy.

Fri 9 Mar 2018

Can Cowboys do it for JT?

Can Cowboys do it for JT?

Rugby league expert Tony Durkin reveals how Johnathan Thurston's impending retirement could have an unexpected impact on his Cowboys teammates

Mon 5 Mar 2018

OPINION: What do female athletes have to do to earn respect?

OPINION: What do female athletes have to do to earn respect?

While women of all ages pick up gear so they can play the sport they love, there is still something wrong.

Trial times reflection of generous selection criteria

Trial times reflection of generous selection criteria

MOST of the big names in Australian swimming were just content to do what was necessary to qualify for the Commonwealth Games last week. Expect a different mindset...

Wed 21 Feb 2018

Drew Mitchell: It's time to get Super excited

Drew Mitchell: It's time to get Super excited

The 2018 Super Rugby season is almost upon us and former Wallabies flyer Drew Mitchell writes Aussie fans have plenty of reasons to be pumped about it.

Mon 19 Feb 2018

‘Disrespectful’: Roos great’s fury over torn-up pitch

‘Disrespectful’: Roos great’s fury over torn-up pitch

SOCCEROOS great John Kosmina says the decision to play an AFLX tournament at Coopers Stadium was “disrespectful” to Adelaide United.

Wed 14 Feb 2018

‘Forgotten city’: Why Origin will take Adelaide by storm

‘Forgotten city’: Why Origin will take Adelaide by storm

THE brother of the Queensland coach and inaugural captain of the Adelaide Rams, Kerrod Walters, is adamant the City of Churches will welcome Origin, saying the game...

Mon 5 Feb 2018

Wade's low blow in Big Bash final humiliation

Wade's low blow in Big Bash final humiliation

MATTHEW Wade’s summer from hell got even worse when his own team delivered a cruel blow in the Big Bash final.

OPINION: Why I'm tired of Tomic

OPINION: Why I'm tired of Tomic

Not just because he is a whiny, immature, brat who has slandered his own name through his antics on the tennis court for at least the past five years.

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