Racing bodies threaten strike action after tax snub

QUEENSLAND’S key thoroughbred racing representative bodies on Thursday night signed off an explosive move to initiate strike action in retaliation to the code’s snubbing in last weekend’s state government Point of Consumption Tax announcement. Queensland introduced a Point of Consumption Tax on October 1, whereby bookmakers and wagering providers will be taxed 15 per cent […]

Big Brother 2018: 'What did I say?' Lewis G FURIOUS after brutal snub from housemates

Tonight’s episode of Big Brother will kick off with a brand new game set to break bonds and win prizes. Designed to allow each of the contestants to get to know one another a little better, two teams will be answering questions about members of the opposing team. And while it all sounds like fun-and-games, […]

Lionel Messi’s shock FIFA snub

LIONEL was left off the shortlist for the FIFA’s men’s player of the year award for the first time in over a decade on Monday as his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo was named alongside Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah. Messi has dominated the award along with Ronaldo over the past decade, but the Barcelona star […]

Ugly backlash to Origin snub intensifies

THE fallout from the decision of Australian selectors to give Billy Slater the Wally Lewis Medal as player of the series after Origin III on Wednesday night has continued, with those on both sides of the fence putting their cases forward. The three-man panel comprising of former Queensland coach Mal Meninga, Maroons selector Darren Lockyer […]

Barcelona transfer news LIVE: Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez agree on Antoine Griezmann SNUB

Barcelona transfer news LIVE updates: All the latest from the Nou Camp Wednesday June 13 Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez agree… Antoine Griezmann is using Barcelona’s interest to secure a lucrative contract with Atletico Madrid. That’s what Spanish website Don Balon claim Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez are thinking. Griezmann, who’s been strongly linked with […]

‘Deeply unhappy’ Sarah Ferguson continues public charm offensive after royal wedding snub

Sarah Ferguson, the ex wife of Prince Andrew, 58, visited Huddersfield yesterday. The Duchess of York seemed in good spirits despite reports she is “deeply unhappy” about matters related to royal wedding invitations. On Monday last week it was reported that Fergie, the mother of Prince Harry’s cousins, Princess Eugenie, 28, and Princess Beatrice, 29, […]

England World Cup squad: Gareth Southgate reveals reason for Jack Wilshere snub

Wilshere looked a shoo-in for a place on the plane to Russia after making 38 appearances in all competitions for Arsenal this season. But Express Sport discovered on Tuesday that Southgate had decided to omit Wilshere from his 23-man travelling party. Southgate confirmed the news on Wednesday when he named his England World Cup squad, […]

Nine set for $1bn cricket snub

CRICKET Australia is reportedly set to give Channel Nine the flick in favour of a bumper Foxtel offer said to be worth at least $ 1 billion over the next six years. The reported move means Nine will lose broadcasting rights to the pay-TV provider who was said to be in talks with Channel Seven […]

Ivanka Trump: Did Donald SNUB Tiffany in favour of 'hardworking' daughter in shock video?

Ivanka Trump, 36, is often said to be the favourite daughter of her father Donald Trump, 71, who is President of the USA. It is often overlooked Donald has a younger daughter, Tiffany, 24, who currently studies at Georgetown Law in Washington DC. Donald certainly seemed to highlight one daughter over the other, as he […]

Joshua denies NZ ‘snub’ accusations

BRITISH superstar Anthony Joshua insists he didn’t snub New Zealand media in the lead-up to his bout with Kiwi Joseph Parker in Cardiff. Olympic gold medallist Joshua, unbeaten in 20 fights since turning professional, was dubbed ‘disrespectful’ by the New Zealander before Tuesday’s press conference in London. “I don’t want to lose,” he said. “It’s […]