Day: August 4, 2022

Peter V’landys says decision on location of grand final will come soon

ARLC boss Peter V’landys said that a decision was yet to be made about where this year’s NRL grand final will be played, as his war of words with NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet rolls on. While V’landys has repeatedly hinted at the grand final being moved to Queensland in retaliation for the NSW government’s change …

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Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag labels Cristiano Ronaldo’s actions ‘unacceptable’

Newly appointed Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag was left fuming after a handful of first team players left a preseason match early, including wantaway star forward Cristiano Ronaldo.  The Portuguese superstar was filmed by fans leaving the ground along with a group of fellow teammates prior to the final whistle of the Red Devils’ …

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SpeedSeries news | V8 Supercars drivers heading to Trans Am, Molly Taylor exclusive column

Australian Rally Championship winner MOLLY TAYLOR has joined the Stan Sport team for the 2022 SpeedSeries season. She will provide expert analysis on the race coverage and this is her first column for Wide World of Sports. When stars from Supercars want to come and compete in the Turtle Wax Trans Am Series, then it’s …

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IndyCar news | Sneaky water bottle costs racing team $36,000 in fine

IndyCar has fined Andretti Autosport $36,000 because the team used a water bottle to make weight in the car Alexander Rossi drove to end his 49-race losing streak. Rossi’s car failed inspection following Saturday’s win on the road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway when it was discovered to be underweight. IndyCar said the water bottle …

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Josh Reynolds says Newcastle Knights course of action with David Klemmer is a ‘joke’

Former Blues five-eighth Josh Reynolds said there had to be more to ongoing situation involving his old teammate David Klemmer, labelling Newcastle’s course of action this week as a “joke”. The fiery prop was handed a breach notice by the club for failing to come off the field when directed to leave by trainer Hayden …

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NRL 2022: Canberra Raiders still filthy with ‘arrogant’ Penrith Panthers, spiteful rivalry

Canberra are planning an ambush on premiers Penrith in the ACT on Saturday night, fuelled by simmering bad blood between the two clubs. The Raiders don’t like the Panthers as a result of incidents on and off the field over the past two seasons. Both last year and this year, the Penrith home crowd has …

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Rob Wilkinson latest news, date, fight time, card, weigh ins, odds, how to watch

In-form Tasmanian fighter Rob Wilkinson is determined to add his name to Australia’s growing global legacy in MMA as he eyes his PFL playoffs debut on Saturday. Former UFC star Wilkinson will fight Brazil’s Delon Monte in the light heavyweight semifinals at PFL 7 at the famed Madison Square Garden in New York. The 30-year-old, …

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IndyCar news 2022 | The defining stat in Scott McLaughlin’s title chase

IndyCar title contender Scott McLaughlin has heaped praise on his Team Penske pit crew, who can lay claim to being the fastest in the field. The proof is in the stats. The No.3 team leads the Firestone Pit Stop Performance Standings with just four races remaining. The standings are determined by whoever spends the least …

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Wallabies vs Argentina, Australian hooker Dave Porecki out

The 2022 Wallabies simply can’t catch a break. Dave Rennie’s squad was ravaged by injury throughout the July series loss to England and Samu Kerevi’s season-ending ACL tear at the Commonwealth Games was a major blow to their Rugby Championship hopes. Now the tourists have been forced to dig deep into their squad stocks again …

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