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Kyrgios’ call to all rise

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Tennis: Nick Kyrgios seemed strangely preoccupied with forcing his friends and family to stand up during his match with Grigor Dimitrov. Click here to Read from the source

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Kyrgios’s message is pure class

SPORTSMANSHIP isn’t always a word you associate with matches involving Nick Kyrgios — but that’s exactly what we got when one of the Australian Open’s most enthralling matches was over. Grigor Dimitrov toppled the Australian 7-6 7-6 4-6 7-6 in three hours and 26 minutes in an encounter that won’t soon be forgotten by the crowd at Rod Laver Arena ...

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Federer’s ‘blue steel’ moment cracks up Melbourne

DEFENDING champion Roger Federer continued his dominance over Richard Gasquet to reach the round of 16 at the Australian Open on Saturday and keep his quest for a 20th grand slam title on track. The Swiss star beat the Frenchman 6-2 7-5 6-4 in just under two hours in a night match on Rod Laver Arena. Federer, rated the favourite ...

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‘$4 to $10k’: Ridiculous punter strikes again

REMEMBER that guy late last year who brought home a whopping $7,500 from a three dollar NBA multi? If not, here’s a little refresher. The betting maestro compiled a lengthy 12-leg bet on the Golden State Warriors’ clash with the Los Angeles Lakers with markets ranging from the result (Warriors) to key players’ points, rebounds and assists totals. The freakish ...

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Fed’s hilarious blue steel

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Tennis: Roger Federer showed he might have a post-tennis career in modelling with this hilarious moment, spurred on by The Rock. Click here to Read from the source

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Wanderers press conference

[unable to retrieve full-text content]A-League: Western Sydney Wanderers press conference Click here to Read from the source

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Kyrgios’ cheeky Will Smith sledge

NICK Kyrgios won arguably one of the best matches of his career on Friday night but a cheeky jab at Hollywood star Will Smith, who was present at Rod Laver Arena during his clash against childhood hero Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, may go down as his most cherished moment of the night. In his scheduled post-match interview, tennis legend and commentator Jim ...

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36ers win fifth straight

[unable to retrieve full-text content]NBL: The Adelaide 36ers have dealt Illawarra’s playoff hopes a blow with a 22-point win in Adelaide. Click here to Read from the source

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Clash over taboo tennis ‘shame’

GAEL Monfils was pushed to breaking point and beyond in hellish conditions during a four-set loss to Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open on Thursday. He was sick. He was dizzy. He felt like he was going to collapse — but he didn’t. Another thing he didn’t do was give up — but maybe he should have. The temperature climbed ...

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