Stream international cricket Live & On-Demand with KAYO SPORTS including every Australian Test, ODI and T20I on home soil. Get your 14-day free trial > Will BBL|09 be an opportunity for redemption? Despite this cruellest of finishes to a season, to go from last in BBL|07 to second in BBL|08 was quite an achievement, particularly so given that at the middle stage of the season the Stars were missing all of Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Adam Zampa, and Peter Handscomb to the Australian short-form set-up, as well as Nepalese spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane to the Bangladesh Premier League T20 domestic competition. On The SuperCoach Set with Shane Warne You've seen the commercial, now go behind-the-scenes with Coach Warney as he dons the lime green tracksuit for a big season of BBL! They’ve added some serious depth to their squad for the upcoming season, bringing in two of the best short-form cricket bowlers in the world with the addition of ex-Scorcher Nathan … [Read more...] about SuperCoach BBL: Can they go one better? A Study Guide of what’s in store for the Melbourne Stars ahead of BBL|09
Network 10 would prefer headlines about its flagship show focus on tonight’s finale but instead they’re devoted to the abrupt departure of George Calombaris, Matt Preston and Gary Mehigan. Calombaris has been at the centre of scandal since a Fair Work investigation last week concluded the extent of his underpayment of more than 500 staff across his restaurant empire totalled more than $7.8 million. His company, Made Establishment, received just a $200,000 fine, which unions and critics labelled inadequate, and led to increasingly vocal calls for his sacking. Late last night, a spokeswoman for Ten told news.com.au the station stood by Calombaris and fully supported his future with MasterChef. But less than 24 hours later, he, Preston and Mehigan are gone after reportedly demanding a 40 per cent increase on their $1 million per season salaries. “Despite months of negotiation, Ten has not been able to reach commercial agreement that was satisfactory to Matt, Gary and … [Read more...] about Can MasterChef Australia survive the exit of all three star judges?
The service will launch on November 12 in the US and will cost $US6.99 a month or $US69.99 a year, and users will be able to download content for offline access. There is no news yet on when Disney Plus will made available to Australian audiences but it said European and Asian customers won’t get the service until next year. Disney announced the details today at its investors’ conference, including a raft of content, some already rumoured and now confirmed, that will be exclusive to the streaming service. Disney’s advantage is that it not only has a deep library of its own intellectual property, including Disney animation, Pixar, Star Wars and Marvel, the entertainment behemoth has just completed its multi-billion dollar takeover of 20th Century Fox. Disney Plus could be a game-changer in the streaming stakes and be a formidable rival to Netflix. What Disney Plus will look likeSource:Supplied Among the TV series Disney Plus will have are three Marvel series … [Read more...] about Disney confirms streaming service, Marvel, Star Wars shows
New Delhi: A Japanese pop star was allegedly assaulted by a stalker who located the singer through a selfie she posted online, reports Daily Mail. During the interrogation, the accused revealed that he identified the name of a train station in the singer's eyes in the selfie she shared on social media. The 26-year-old waited at the station and followed her home when he spotted her, the police revealed. On reaching her house, he allegedly molested her by approaching her from behind and placing a cloth over her mouth. He then dragged her to a secluded area and injured her while she tried to free herself. Identified as Hibiki Sato, he also told the police that he has been a huge fan of the Japanese pop star. He revealed he tracked down her location by observing the minute details in her selfie and zooming into the image that reflected in her eyes. … [Read more...] about Stalker sexually assaults Japanese pop star after zooming into her eye in a selfie and locating her
Star striker David Villa, Spain’s top goal scorer, announced on Wednesday he was quitting professional football at the end of the season.The 37-year-old is currently playing for Vissel Kobe in Japan after a glittering career at international and club level that has included stints at Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Valencia.“I’m holding (this press conference) to announce that I have decided to end my professional career and that I have decided to retire,” Villa told reporters in Kobe, his voice occasionally breaking with emotion.“I’ve been thinking about this for a long time. This is the result of discussions I had with my family and people around me... I wanted to retire from football, not be forced to retire from football,” added the striker.Villa played in three World Cups and was a member of the Spanish side that lifted the trophy in 2010, and won the European Championships in 2008. He netted 59 times for … [Read more...] about Spanish star striker David Villa retires from football