The All Blacks won’t win jack-shit

All eyes will be fixed upon the man who fills the jersey vacated by Dan Carter when the All Blacks step onto Eden Park in the Rugby World Cup 2011 quarter-final against Argentina on Sunday. Colin Slade is the man expected to be thrust into the No.10 jersey in the pressure cooker of rugby’s biggest … [Read the full story]

The Cats win the 2011 AFL Grand Final

Geelong won their ninth premiership with a crushing 38-point Grand Final win against Collingwood. The Cats and the Pies were the two best teams of the season and they played out an epic contest in front of 99,537 fans at the MCG, with Chris Scott’s men prevailing 18.11 (119) to 12.9 (81). The win over the … [Read the full story]

Rugby World Cup 2011 – this weekends line-up

South Africa v Samoa, 30/9 5:30pm (EST), Albany South Africa (15-1): Patrick Lambie; JP Pietersen, Jaque Fourie, Frans Steyn, Bryan Habana; Morne Steyn, Fourie du Preez; Pierre Spies, Schalk Burger, Heinrich Brussow; Victor Matfield (captain), Danie Rossouw; Jannie du Plessis, Bismarck du Plessis, Tendai Mtawarira. Res: John Smit, Gurthro Steenkamp, CJ van der Linde, Willem … [Read the full story]

Australia…not looking good for 2011 Cricket World Cup

If we have learned anything from Australia‘s two World Cup warm-up losses, it’s that net bowlers around the sub-continent will be lining up to spin one through the seemingly brittle Aussie batsman. While the business end of the tournament is over a month away, Australia’s batting collapses against South Africa and India this week is … [Read the full story]

Katie Price digs up her former self

Jordans 2011 calendar is great for folk that love big boobs. But hang on a minute…hang on just a bloody minute…Jordan? I thought that the “Jordan” logo had been buried and she was only to be known as Katie Price. I think that she’s maybe realised that she is 32, which isn’t old…not for us … [Read the full story]

Hockeyroos take on the best next month

The new-look Hockeyroos will receive a stern test of their credentials next month when they take on world champions Argentina and world No.3 side Germany in a four-team tournament. The 13th-ranked USA will also feature in the event in Argentina, which will be the first matches of new Australian coach Adam Commens’ tenure. Commens named … [Read the full story]

Now for the Oscars

by Helena Bryanlith our Ozzie News film critic I hope you enjoyed my informed hints as to who would be the winners of the Oscars this year in my previous outing as the Ozzie News film critic of 2011. I stand by my original thesis that this years films are possibly less dynamic than say … [Read the full story]

The ‘pre’ preview of the 2011 Oscars

by our film critic Helena Bryanlith. Every year in January we look at the films of the past year and consider which ones will deserve the Oscar for top quality and performance. It has not been the best year for film goers, but the awards will be possibly judged by those who will gain the … [Read the full story]

The best thing that Bon Jovi have ever done

Rock band Bon Jovi are the first people in the world to own the new 2011 Wests Tigers jerseys. Prior to their first Sydney concert at the Sydney Football Stadium, lead singer Jon Bon Jovi, guitarist Richie Sambora, drummer Tico Torres and keyboard player David Bryan were each presented backstage with a personalised Wests Tigers … [Read the full story]

Wests Tigers reveal new 2011 strip

The Wests Tigers have unveiled their new playing strip for 2011 along with welcoming billionaire property tycoon Harry Triguboff back into the fold as a major sponsor. Sitting comfortably in the top five Australian earners on BRW’s rich list for 2010 with a personal fortune of $4.2 billion, the return of Triguboff is a major … [Read the full story]

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