Sheens Covers all Bases for Opener

Australia coach, Tim Sheens, believes he has ‘covered every scenario’ with his selection for the Rugby League World Cup opener against England on Saturday. Sheens had plenty to consider with such a strong squad at his disposal. He has chosen Brent Tate rather than Michael Jennings to replace the injured Justin Hodges, while Robbie Farah … [Read the full story]

Ian Watkins is a child-raping cunt

Lostprophets have issued a statement in response to yesterday’s news that their singer has appeared before a court facing charges relating to child sex offences. A statement on the Welsh band’s official website reads: ‘Following charges made today against Ian Watkins, we find ourselves in a state of shock. We are learning about the details … [Read the full story]

Carling Cup quarter final line-up

There’s some interesting matches in this year’s Carling Cup quarter finals. Liverpool will travel to Chelsea in one of two all-Premier League ties in the quarter-finals of the Carling Cup. In the other, Arsenal, who came from behind to beat Bolton in the previous round, will welcome Manchester City. Championship side Crystal Palace are rewarded … [Read the full story]

Do us all a favour Holger, and drop Kewell

Harry Kewell’s international future is up in the air after he was omitted from the Socceroos squad to face Wales in a friendly in Cardiff on August 11. But Socceroos coach Holger Osieck recalled Barclays Premier League player Tim Cahill and Mark Schwarzer to his squad after they missed the June friendlies against New Zealand … [Read the full story]