Month: April 2017

NFL First Round Draft Picks Vault to Instant Millionaires

A new crop of millionaire athletes is mere hours away from being minted as the NFL 2017 draft will get underway at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which might seem like a strange venue, except for the fact that a prodigious amount of body art will be on display and…Read More

Tiger Woods Undergoes Fourth Back Surgery in Three Years

The scar tracks on Tiger Woods’ back might make for an interesting treasure map, or perhaps provide a good display of a road trip from New York to Los Angeles, but there is little else of a positive nature to the recent news that Woods has undergone a fourth surgery…Read More

Joe Ingles Rises to Occasion Jazz Ties Series With Clippers

Aussie wingman Joe Ingles had a career NBA outing for the NBA’s Utah Jazz, scoring career highs and coming through in crunch-time to help his Jazz mates ties up their First Round playoff series with the Los Angeles Clippers. Equally, perhaps more impressive, Ingles dished out 11 assists to go…Read More

Cameron Smith on Verge of Breakthrough in Valero Texas Open

Queensland born young professional golfer Cameron Smith has quiety been proving his worth on the PGA Tour, but he was making a little noise in the Valero Texas Open this week on the Oaks Course of the TPC at San Antonio. Going into the final round, he was two shots…Read More

Verstappen Backs Up on Fighting Words to Felipe Massa

It is said to be difficult to offend Brazilians, equally or perhaps more so than it is to ruffle composed Aussie feathers, but apparently Team Red Bull teenage F1 driver Max Verstappen did so when, commenting on an incident during a warm-up lap for the Bahrain Grand Prix involving Brazilian…Read More

Playing With Dog Fighting in Bar Similar in Eyes of Magpies Fans

As penance for lying to the Collinwood Magpies about the nature of the circumstance surround the manner in which he broke his hand on the eve of the bounce of the 2017 Toyota AFL Premiership competition, the Pies suspended Jordan De Goey. De Goey’s original story was that the fracture…Read More

Rough Contact in AFL Draws Indignant Howls from Matthews

Things that are considered a normal part of the game by most observers have become to be the subject of scrutiny by the AFL during the 2017 Toyota AFL Premiership. There seems to be some sentiment that if rough contact results in an injury, it should be treated differently. That…Read More

Liverpool Beats West Brom to Move Into Third in Premier League

Liverpool secured a vital win in Premier League football with a 1 – 0 victory as tourists at West Bromwich Albion. Roberto Firmino delivered the winner for the Reds during first half stoppage-time to give the side its first-ever win over a side with Tony Pulis at the helm. Firmino’s…Read More