TYRONE Vickery was axed as Richmond coach Damien Hardwick opted to reshape his forward line for Thursday night's clash with Brisbane.
COLIN Sylvia's hopes of earning his Fremantle debut will have to wait at least another fortnight after the former Demon's suspension by the WAFL tribunal.
IT WAS a good night for A-League clubs in the Asian Champions with the Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney Wanderers both recording victories.
NRL referees boss Tony Archer admits officials should have blown fulltime before Melbourne scored their dramatic winning try against St George Illawarra.
THE president of the French Football Federation turned down midfield great Zinedine Zidane's offer to coach the national team two years ago.