Cameron Smith joins a growing voice against the absence of world rankings

Cameron Smith joins a growing voice against the absence of world rankings

Cameron Smith has added his voice to growing criticism of the world ranking points awarded to Australian tournaments, declaring the impact on emerging players could be detrimental to their careers. The world No.3 has all but given up hope of ever rising to the No.1 ranking given the only events he can earn points are … Read more

Josh Giddey and Dyson Daniels play each other, NBA Global Academy, Oklahoma City Thunder vs New Orleans Pelicans

Josh Giddey and Dyson Daniels play each other, NBA Global Academy, Oklahoma City Thunder vs New Orleans Pelicans

Back when Josh Giddey and Dyson Daniels were drafted into the NBA, a keen group of aspiring basketball players watched as the two Australians had their names called out by commissioner Adam Silver. They were watching from the other side of the world, back in Canberra at the NBA’s Global Academy, which Giddey and Daniels … Read more

Skinny Hussein robbed in world title fight against Manny Pacquiao, ref Carlos Padilla, video, reaction

Skinny Hussein robbed in world title fight against Manny Pacquiao, ref Carlos Padilla, video, reaction

Skinny Hussein, now more than ever, wants those eight seconds back. Wants his soul returned, too. “Because that’s what was taken,” says the man who for 22 years has lived with one of the greatest fights in Australian boxing history. A Sydney gym owner who way back in 2000 – back when he was 22, … Read more

1 Michigan State football player involved in scuffle with opponent suspended by conference for 8 games, school fined

1 Michigan State football player involved in scuffle with opponent suspended by conference for 8 games, school fined

CNN — The Big Ten Conference has fined Michigan State University $100,000 and suspended Spartans cornerback Khary “KJ” Crump for the first eight games of next season following the post-football game fight against rival Michigan in the players’ tunnel at Michigan Stadium on October 29. Crump, a redshirt sophomore, has already served a team-issued four-game … Read more

USA vs Iran; Gregg Berhalter press conference, Iranian reporters, news, updates

The last thing the Iranian press corps wanted to discuss was a soccer match. In a surreal scene, USMNT coach Gregg Berhalter and team captain Tyler Adams were quizzed on government relations Monday by Iranian journalists ahead of the US’ must-win match against Iran in the World Cup on Tuesday. Watch the world’s best footballers … Read more

Odell Beckham Jr. kicked off plane, full story, details, free agency, contenders to sign him, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, Buffalo Bills

Odell Beckham Jr.’s week of crisscrossing the country as the NFL’s most sought-after free agent began with getting kicked off an airplane. Beckham “appeared to be in and out of consciousness” to an American Airlines flight crew that was trying to wake him to fasten his seat belt before taking off from Miami to Los … Read more

Australia vs Denmark preview, news, Craig Goodwin, Awer Mabil respond to critics

The Socceroos are thriving on their underdog status at the World Cup, with breakout star Craig Goodwin admitting the doubters are fueling Australia’s campaign in Qatar. The Adelaide United midfielder has been a revelation for Graham Arnold’s side, scoring the sole goal against France and providing the assist for Mitch Duke’s match-winning goal in the … Read more

FIFA World Cup 2022, John Terry and Wayne Bridge, Morocco beat Belgium, Yassine Bounou disappears after anthem, team news, goalkeeper change, latest

World Cup footage that has gone viral online has exposed China’s state broadcaster censoring images of fans without masks at the tournament in Qatar. The footage during Croatia’s win over Canada, which can be seen hereshows the differences in the coverage the rest of the world has been viewing compared to China. Maskless Croatian fans … Read more

Dillian Whyte vs Jermaine Franklin, result, scorecards, reaction, Anthony Joshua fight

Jermaine Franklin claimed he was “robbed” after being on the wrong end of a majority decision result against Dillian Whyte on Sunday morning. In what was a tough 12-round fight, Whyte moved to set the tone early but Franklin was with him every step of the fight, setting up what appeared to be a close … Read more

Lionel Messi, Messi to join Inter Miami, David Beckham, PSG, news, football transfers, FIFA World Cup, Argentina

Lionel Messi is reportedly close to signing a deal with American club Inter Miami after the World Cup. According to The Times, the 35-year-old Argentine will join from PSG at the end of the current French season, inking a deal to become the MLS’ highest paid player in history. Messi’s contract at the French giants … Read more