Messed up again, Ben

Ben Cousins was arrested in Canning Vale, Perth on Monday – and the question has to be asked… ‘is he ever going to kick his drug habit?’ Cousins has been charged with possession of methamphetamine and other charges of breaching a restraining order. He appeared at Armadale Magistrates Court today, and was granted bail, but told to stay … [Read the full story]

Mick Malthouse unhappy with some Pies players

Collingwood coach Mick Malthouse accused several Magpies of not committing to the cause in a brutal post-script to last year’s grand final loss. In the same post-match speech where Malthouse announced he would leave Collingwood, he said the lack of output from some players would stay with them for many years. Malthouse praised the group … [Read the full story]

Spurs owner interested in the Mariners

The billionaire owner of Barclays Premier League giants Tottenham Hotspur has emerged as a possible investor in Central Coast Mariners. Joe Lewis, the Barbados-based businessman listed as the 347th richest man on the planet by Forbes magazine, sent a representative from his Tavistock Group to inspect the Mariners a fortnight ago. Several business were visited … [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]

Dodgy last minute try sinks Tigers

Enigmatic centre Krisnan Inu denies he was the Superman who saved the Warriors NRL campaign. Inu’s last-minute try sunk Wests Tigers and propelled the Auckland-based outfit into an improbable preliminary final against Melbourne next weekend – the 22-20 upset going a long way to making up for the embarrassing week one finals loss to Brisbane. … [Read the full story]

AFL 2010 – is a replay a good thing?

Collingwood – 9-14-68 St Kilda – 10-8-68 So, we’ll have to go all through it again next Saturday. But is it a good thing? These draws happen so rare in the AFL Grand Final and when the final whistle went on Saturday afternoon, I was immediately shouting at the TV yelling that it should be … [Read the full story]

Tony’s Quiet Time

Good evening to you all. Oh yeah, it’s been a nice weekend. I enjoyed watching the Grand Final, as every Ozzie should. I watched it down the pub and there was a very attractive lady looking at me. She didn’t look bad from a distance so I walked over to where she was and started … [Read the full story]

Benji put “Fear of death” into NRL captains

As the semi-finals loom, Benji Marshall from the Wests Tigers is on top form and has maybe put the “fear of death” into other teams and especially their captains. A pole this week was conducted of the eight semi-finals skippers on who shapes as the main dangerman. Marshall and Dragons fullback Darius Boyd polled the … [Read the full story]