Month: September 2018

Brisbane Broncos to Bid Adieu to Bennett at Conclusion of 2019

The Brisbane Broncos have ended all speculation around whether they would extend Wayne Bennett beyond 2019, but Bennett has expressed the intent to see his contractual obligations right through until the end. Bennett was seeking one more year at the Broncos’ helm, but the Brisbane board knocked back the request…Read More

Demons’ List in Fine Shape for Preliminary Final in Perth

It was panic in the streets of Melbourne recently, when star Demons ruck Max Gawn missed training. Not really. Everyone knows Victorians never panic. It was more a case of mild concern tempered with proper Victorian reserve. Gawn says, no worries, he will be on the ground of Optus Stadium…Read More

NRL Finals Week Two Has Delicious Story Lines Involved

The St. George Illawarra Dragons again find themselves getting little in the way of respect, despite hammering the Brisbane Broncos in the first finals round. The Dragons do face stiffer competition in the upcoming game with the South Sydney Rabbitohs, with one bookie installing the Rabbitohs as 12.5-point favourites, which…Read More

Never Been to Spain but Mourinho and Ronaldo Left Poorer

We could claim a milestone and say that this is the 1,000th time we have reported about soccer luminaries getting into hot water with the taxman, but it would be a mild exaggeration to say that. Jose Mourinho, the Manchester United manager, recently entered a guilty plea to shortchanging the…Read More