Why Tigers’ star Monique Conti was ‘nervous’ heading into AFLW pre-season

Here’s a potentially frightening prospect for those AFLW midfielders hoping to curb dual sports star Monique Conti this season. The dynamic Tiger has played four AFLW seasons, but this is her first full pre-season, as her WNBL basketball commitments with the Southside Flyers have been put on hold because of

Athletic Bilbao star Inaki Williams sets astonishing new LaLiga record

Athletic Bilbao star Inaki Williams sets astonishing new LaLiga record after playing in his 203rd CONSECUTIVE match, having not missed a league game in over five years! Inaki Williams broke the LaLiga appearance record for consecutive games The Athletic Bilbao star has now played in his club’s last 203 league

Sixers star Embiid labels Simmons’ absence ‘borderline kind of disrespectful’

Philadelphia: Joel Embiid reiterated his disappointment on Friday (AEST) that the Ben Simmons saga has reached this point, then called it “borderline kind of disrespectful” to teammates that the 76ers’ disgruntled point guard has not yet reported for training camp while also expressing hope that Simmons will return to the

Star defender Tom Stewart named top Cat in 2021

Geelong defender Tom Stewart has hung on to claim his first best and fairest ahead of fellow defender Jack Henry after missing the Cats’ final five games of the 2021 season. The 28-year-old has earned three All-Australian jumpers, but this is the first Carji Greeves Medal Stewart has won in

Newcastle star Callum Wilson 'could be sidelined until end of October'

Newcastle striker Callum Wilson ‘could be sidelined until the end of October’ with the quad injury sustained against Southampton last month Callum Wilson sustained a quad injury for Newcastle against Southampton  The Newcastle forward, 29, could now miss up to six Premier League fixtures Wilson’s injury may mean that he

Former Demons star hopes sentimentality prevails for Jones

Former Melbourne best and fairest winner and All-Australian Jeff White says he hopes sentimentality prevails to allow Nathan Jones a spot in the Demons’ team – even as medical substitute – as the club pushes to end its 57-year premiership drought. Having captained the side for six seasons, won three

Swans star Mills still playing catch-up with injury after rugby ruckus

An innocent decision to watch the Wallabies in person last month is continuing to haunt Sydney star Callum Mills, who is facing an uphill battle to prove his fitness for Saturday’s AFL elimination final against the Giants. Mills was part of a group of 15 Swans and GWS players and

Star forward Kawhi Leonard re-signing with Los Angeles Clippers

Free agent forward Kawhi Leonard will re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers though financial terms and length of the contract were still being worked out, Yahoo Sports reported Friday night. The news comes less than a week after Leonard declined his player option, worth $36 million, for next season. He had

Premier League pre-season starts NOW and stars have points to prove

Forget the Euros… it’s only 31 days until the Premier League restarts – and pre-season’s already underway! So will Van Dijk be the same after injury? Can Aubameyang prove his worth for Arsenal? And is there a way back for Lingard at Man United? Italy beat England on penalties in

UFC star Chris Weidman reveals he could still have his leg AMPUTATED

UFC star Chris Weidman reveals he could still have his leg AMPUTATED following horror injury against Uriah Hall at UFC 261 in April Chris Weidman has revealed that he could yet still have a leg amputation  Weidman opened his middleweight fight with Uriah Hall with a leg kick  The American’s leg