Bad boy Joey Barton sacked from Rangers

Bad boy Joey Barton has been given a one match ban by the Scottish Football Associstion for betting. Barton placed 44 bets between July 1st and September 15th. He was charged with breaking the rules to gambling on soccer matches – his contract with Rangers was terminated last week. Barton will no doubt sign for a new … [Read the full story]

Abramovich sacks Di Matteo

Roberto Di Matteo was axed as Chelsea boss by Roman Abramovich last week…straight after his plane landed following the 3-0 defeat by Juventus in Turin on last week. The 42-year-old was sacked by the billionaire Russian owner’s henchmen at the club’s training ground just 187 days after leading the Blues to Champions League glory. The … [Read the full story]

Cadels Evans isn’t going to be Down Under

Tour de France champion Cadel Evans is a confirmed non-starter in January’s Tour Down Under. World champion Alessandro Ballan of Italy will lead BMC’s seven-man team for the January 15-22 race. South Australian Tim Roe will also be in the team for the Adelaide-based event. Evans was one of the stars in last year’s Tour, … [Read the full story]

Branko had no idea he was getting sacked

Branko Culina apparently had no idea he was hours away from being sacked as Newcastle Jets coach, when he was all smiles at the A-League launch. As one of Australia’s most experienced soccer coaches sat among his peers at the A-League’s official season launch, he was all smiles and upbeat about the upcoming campaign. ‘It’s … [Read the full story]

Ponting deserves some respect

First spread rumours about your captain, get the team unsettled, push for changes, add other names to the pot.   Is it fair? Does Ponting deserve to be attacked in the middle of a tournament? He responded like the true captain he is with a century. Pity the players when the rumours  judge the next subject of their … [Read the full story]

Sexist comments make sports presenter resign

Sky Sports presenter Richard Keys has resigned over sexist remarks he and colleague Andy Gray made about a female assistant referee. The football pundits made the comments off-camera before Saturday’s Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool. The pair were caught criticising the decision to appoint Sian Massey as a referee’s assistant and agreed … [Read the full story]

Andrew ‘deluded’ Hilditch has to go

Australia’s chairman of selectors Andrew Hilditch says the only way he’ll leave his post is to be sacked. Hilditch, a selector since 1996, said he wanted his contract extended when it expired in April. He is absolutely deluded…about cricket, what is expected of his position and being Australian. “I have still got the same passion … [Read the full story]

Fevola fucks up again

Brendan Fevola’s career seems to be heading for a tumultuous crash. Only a month after being cleared by the AFL over an incident that had him on the cusp of being sacked by the Brisbane Lions, Fevola’s future with the club is again in doubt. The 204 match full forward was arrested at 4:30am on … [Read the full story]

Woman with big tits unfairly dismissed

A female executive has claimed that she was sacked from her job because her breasts were too big. Amy-Erin Blakely has launched a lawsuit against her former employers claiming sexual discrimination over the size of her chest. The 43-year-old said she was told her ‘big breasts’ were too distracting for other employees. She said that … [Read the full story]

Ricki-Lee, gutted after being dumped by FM Nova

SACKED radio host Ricki-Lee Coulter says was gutted and shocked when she was axed from FM station Nova. “Nobody wants to feel unwanted, so when something like that happens you do feel a bit upset,” Coulter said in her first interview since being dumped from the Sydney breakfast show alongside Merrick Watts and Scott Dooley. … [Read the full story]