RYAN “Fitzy” Fitzgerald’s gambling issues forced him into a desperate situation that brought his mum to tears and left him ashamed.
THE sad breakup of Australian swimming’s golden couple after an alleged affair has taken a bitter turn with a cryptic message.
US Olympian Ryan Lochte has done some dumb things in his life, but posting this photo of him and his girlfriend takes the cake.
A NOTORIOUS former NFL star made an absurdly generous gesture when he left a massive tip - but he couldn’t stop himself from scribbling an obnoxious note too.
A UFC fighter has reportedly found love behind bars in a staggering rebound after his disgusting attack on an adult film star.
AN American sporting team’s cheeky dig at millennials has backfired spectacularly, causing widespread outrage with a series of sly insinuations.
AUSTRALIAN footy stars have been dragged into the hottest rumour in football, involving $280k and a stunning note.
AUSTRALIAN AFL stars have been dragged into the hottest rumour in football, involving $280k and a stunning note.
A REPORT claims an alleged affair is behind the messy separation between Australian swimming’s “golden couple”.
AN AMERICAN awards show was transformed into a “sea of bravery” in a powerful, confronting message “never seen before”.
SUPERSTAR footballer Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated his new mega-rich contract by leaving a bonkers resort tip at the end of his holiday.
THE wife of AFL star Nick Riewoldt has opened up on the “terrible” consequences on a devastating moment that rocked the family.
THIS image sparked a storm last month. Now the footy players involved have revealed the heartfelt reason behind it, but also the ugly fallout.
DO NOT ever, repeat — ever — call the police for the reason this basketball player in the US did, because the internet will destroy you.
WWE star Paige has hit out at the shock announcement an adult film star will be joining the wrestling company’s “family”.
AUSTRALIAN swimming’s golden couple Emily Seebohm and Mitch Larkin have separated after more than two years of dating.
DEVASTATED friends and teammates have paid tribute to former NBA player Tyler Honeycutt who was found dead at the age of 27.
YOUNG gun Manase Fainu made his first grade debut last week but will soon face court over charges of filming a sex act without consent.
THE ugly brawl in the Philippines this week is the latest in a series of incidents of sporting shame. It's testing our whole identity as Australians.
BOBBY Bonilla is 55 years old and retired all the way back in 2001, but he will continue to live a life of luxury thanks to an insane anomaly.
AFL star Barry Hall has issued an apology and revealed exactly what he said on live radio to be sacked on the spot.
FOLLOWING a dramatic World Cup upset, TV hosts in America have been suspended for making racist gestures on air.
A JUNIOR surfing competition has copped a hammering on social media after it posted a seemingly innocent picture of its winners.
SIX-time Olympic medallist Aly Raisman has revealed her struggles after going public about sexual abuse at the hands of her team doctor.
CRISTIANO Ronaldo’s girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez stunned keen-eyed viewers and sparked fevered rumours as she sat in the stands at the World Cup.
THE WWE world is in mourning following the death of legend Big Van Vader with superstars paying tribute to his legacy.
A WEEK after this year’s AFL Grand Final the MCG will be taken over by an entirely different sport that’s set to make history.
IT’S been nearly five years since Michael Schumacher’s skiing accident left him with brain damage. Now fans can get close to his most prized possessions.
THREE-TIME Wimbledon champion Boris Becker still has creditors on his back after he declared he was broke. Now he’s got a defence that changes everything.
AUSSIE TV kingpin Eddie McGuire has revealed he secretly endured a “wreck” behind the scenes at Jeff Horn’s blockbuster fight.
A GIANT pre-teen is causing havoc on the basketball court, crushing the spirit of every child unfortunate enough to get in his way.
OLYMPIAN Bode Miller has thanked fans for their “love and support” after his daughter Emeline drowned in a swimming pool.
FORMER NBA star Dennis Rodman dissolved into tears on live television in a bizarre meltdown about North Korea.
KENSINGTON Palace has confirmed the newly married Duke and Duchess of Sussex will travel to Australia in spring.
A JUDGE has refused to dismiss the child sex abuse case against Mark Philippoussis’s father, despite his doctor saying he was “slightly comatose” following a massive stroke.
THE former NFL rookie who was seen as Australia’s golden child suffered an agonising fall in fortune. This is how he ended up here.
THE NRL star is set to face a dramatic five-day trial in front of a California jury as his accuser’s lawyer said the woman was still struggling.
LEBRON James has his back to the wall in the NBA Finals but he joined forces with the Warriors to stick it to Donald Trump.
ALL Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams was on some pretty strong painkillers for a recent bout of surgery — and we’re all better for it.
STEVE Smith “spent four days in tears” after the ball tampering scandal, which he revealed after being hit by an unexpectedly terrible truth.
UFC star Andrea Lee has been forced to defend her husband and coach after his pro-Nazi tattoos were exposed on the internet.
KARTHIK Nemmani — a 14-year-old from America — blew up the internet and made us all bow down to him in spectacular fashion.
DAMARIOUS Randall made a heat-of-the moment promise he’s living to regret — because it will cost him more than $110 million.
JARRYD Hayne’s civil rape lawsuit may now be headed to trial in California after mediation talks with his accuser broke down.
RECKON you can beat the spelling bee champions at their own game? Here are some of the words they stuffed up.
IN A bizarre segment about the football World Cup, weather presenter Yanet Garcia was the butt of her colleagues’ joke.
THE “shocking and mind-numbing” actions of murdered NBA star Lorenzen Wright’s ex-wife convinced a judge to treat her harshly.
BEN Simmons is being publicly attacked by the family of his ex-girlfriend amid accusations he cheated on her with Kendall Jenner.
BEN Simmons’ team is the butt of every joke in the NBA today — but the “serious” allegations are no laughing matter for Philly.
MAKE sense of this — after reportedly dumping his pop star girlfriend for “doing Kardashian s***”, the Aussie NBA star has moved on with the world-famous supermodel.
MANCHESTER City and England ace Raheem Sterling has sparked fury on the eve of the World Cup with a “sick” tattoo.
AFTER his French Open humiliation, Bernard Tomic engaged in a farcical press conference that left scribes dumbfounded.
A FAMOUS international football coach has revealed intimate details about his love life going public left him “damaged”.
A TRIPLE-Olympic champion’s dirty laundry has been aired in humiliating fashion when her burnt husband got his perfect, petty revenge.
A 15-YEAR-OLD boy has been charged over a frightening home invasion at Essendon great James Hird’s Toorak mansion.
NOTORIOUS Brazilian playboy Ronaldinho is marrying two women at the same time in a bizarre move that’s divided his family.
Golden State coach Steve Kerr, trying to guide the Warriors to their fourth consecutive NBA Finals, ripped the NFL’s new anthem policy and America’s lack of gun safety laws as “idiotic”.
THE police’s shocking treatment of NBA star Sterling Brown following a minor parking violation has been revealed. Warning: Graphic.
OLIVIA Munn was thought to be the source of tension between former flame Aaron Rodgers and his family — now she’s opened up.
A SOCCER player who famously exposed her bra after winning the World Cup is back in the headlines for an unflattering honour.
A WWE star has shown off his gruesome injuries following an “attempted murder” that left him incoherent. WARNING: Gruesome images.
AFTER winning the Italian league, this brave soul tried his lucky with not one but two models at the trophy presentation. Denied.
SHAQ’S incredible Florida mansion, which comes with cigar room, home cinema, private pier and a personal basketball court, could be yours.
THE ex-girlfriend of NFL star Reuben Foster was desperate to “f*** up” his career, but her disastrous plan went off the rails.
RUGBY sevens star Charlie Taylor has been lost to the sport, and it’s all because of his chiselled jaw and Adonis-like physique.
UFC star Conor McGregor has found the perfect place to stay out of trouble while he waits to face court over a wild meltdown.
THE billionaire Aussie recluse known as the “Loch Ness monster” is the man behind a high-stakes play to “transform” racing.
SHAQUILLE O’Neal has got NBA rival Sir Charles Barkley an absolute beauty in the latest chapter of their enthralling feud.
A GOLF star’s wife tried to escape from police when she was arrested after lashing out at her “p***y” husband in a violent attack.
ONE of the 19 athletes missing since the Comm Games has flaunted his escape on Facebook, posing at one of our major city’s famous landmarks.
MATTY Johns has spoken about the time Andrew broke into Silverchair star Daniel Johns’ home and took him to Mad Monday.
JOHN Cena has revealed his relationship with former fiancee Nikki Bella is “messed up” as the reason for their split emerged.
WITH hours left until their visas expire, Peter Dutton has issued a firm warning to the African athletes who disappeared at the Commonwealth Games.
THE gay lover of a famous footballer has spoken out about the star’s secret shame in hiding his sexuality out of fear.
TWO cheerleaders have spoken out about a disgusting initiation ritual which included forced nudity and bizarre cruelty.
THE earnings of the MLS’ biggest stars have been revealed, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic doesn’t earn nearly as much as a number of his rivals.
PARENTS are fighting back after a rugby competition implemented a register for overweight children that also includes special rules.
AN American has become sport’s most unlikely assassin, knocking off megastar Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest profile athlete on Earth.
IF Rugby Australia thought Israel Folau was going to stop his controversial social media messages — they were clearly wrong.
THE former voice of the Memphis Grizzlies knelt behind women aged 29 to 63 and used his cellphone to film up their skirts.
IN A time of tightening media budgets and staff lay-offs, Katie Nolan is earning seven figures — and it’s hard to figure out why.
THE Roman Reigns booing crisis is getting way out of hand for the WWE, which can only blame itself for the self-inflicted debacle.
A WOMAN has had a life-changing bet come home despite astronomical odds on a day that smashed records.
IT’S official. The Mountain isn’t just the strongest man in HBO’s hit television series Game of Thrones. He rules our world too.
FOX Sports reporter Maria Fernanda Mora used her microphone to hit a soccer fan who “put his hand between my buttocks twice”.
MEET the stunning 32-year-old wife of New York Knicks coach David Fizdale, who spent part of her upbringing in Australia.
AN AFL great couldn’t believe his ears when the sport’s boss went on radio this morning to address the nude video scandal.
NBA star Tristan Thompson was mercilessly heckled by rival fans with an echoing chant that mocked his Khloe Kardashian mess.
FOOTY figures close to fallen legend Mark Thompson are completely puzzled by the AFL legend’s drugs charges for one simple reason.
MARK Thompson’s former teammates, as well as players he coached, are stunned by the premiership great’s fall from grace.
A FOOTBALLER wearing a police tracking device on his ankle has been slapped with a life ban after he broke an opposition player’s jaw.
AUSSIE star Daniel Ricciardo is stuck in the middle of a high-stakes, David vs Goliath legal dispute between an Aussie icon and Formula 1.
AT FIRST, this just looks like a candid shot of a pre-game sporting event. But there’s a greater message behind it.
THIS photograph of five football supporters has gone viral across the world because of a reality that’s staring you in the face.
EVEN after his death, Peter Norman struggled to shake his reputation of being “the white man in that photo”. His brave act is finally being told.