NICK Kyrgios’s US Open campaign is over after a 7-5, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1 defeat to world No 3 Andy Murray. Bernard Tomic, Sam Stosur and Lleyton Hewitt all progressed.

    BERNARD Tomic lost his cool against Damir Dzumhur but scrapped his way to a blockbuster US Open showdown with Lleyton Hewitt.

    THE original SuperBrat John McEnroe launched an attack on Nick Kyrgios during his match with Andy Murray at the US Open.

    ANGE Postecoglou has backed down from his tough stance on the ongoing FFA v players’ union pay dispute, saying his ‘comments were inappropriate.’

    JARRYD Hayne grew up playing Madden. Now he will feature in the NFL video game by popular demand - and the aspiring 49er has serious player ratings.

    Footy Launch Lunch delivers again

    Mar 23, 2011

    From left: Tim Lane hosts a panel comprising Nick Maxwell, Danny Frawley and Tim Watson at the 2011 MCG Footy Season Launch Luncheon on March 23.More than 300 members and guests enjoyed the build up to the 2011 AFL season at the MCG Footy Season Launch Luncheon today in the Members Dining Room.

    Hosted by broadcaster Tim Lane, new MCC president Paul Sheahan addressed his first official function, before Collingwood premiership captain Nick Maxwell gave some forthright and insightful views on the state of the game and what his team was doing to avoid the dreaded premiership hangover.

    Later, former Essendon champion Tim Watson and decorated St Kilda defender Danny Frawley joined Maxwell for an entertaining chat about the big issues in the game - and some very funny anecdotes from yesteryear!