National Sport

Mon 22 Jul 2019

Black day for Aussie netball as era ends

Black day for Aussie netball as era ends

New Zealand denied Australia a fourth consecutive world netball championship in thrilling fashion with a one-goal win in Liverpool.

Test draw wraps up Ashes for Aussie stars

premium_icon Test draw wraps up Ashes for Aussie stars

As Australia wrapped up the women’s Ashes with a stubborn Test match draw in the UK, England’s coach has made a humbling admission.

Aussie teen sensation shocks the world

Aussie teen sensation shocks the world

Few things are as certain as US swimming superstar Katie Ledecky winning every 400m race she starts — until now.

Sun 21 Jul 2019

Turbo runs riot but Manly young gun steals show

premium_icon Turbo runs riot but Manly young gun steals show

Tommy Turbo ran for a scintillating 250 metres but was somehow overshadowed on an emotional day for one of Manly’s rising stars.

Clarko strikes as Cats’ weaknesses exposed again

premium_icon Clarko strikes as Cats’ weaknesses exposed again

Geelong might be on top of the ladder but against Hawthorn, the ball movement was non-existent, a once-lethal forward line has lost its edge, and when the stars...

Northern Rays to miss next round of state competition

premium_icon Northern Rays to miss next round of state competition

THE Northern Rays will not compete in the next round of the Sapphire Series but not all is lost.

Greene rises from bad boy to leader

premium_icon Greene rises from bad boy to leader

Toby Greene’s off-field indiscretions are now in the past as the former bad boy reveals his shock elevation to the captaincy was no accident.

2164-day drought broken as Titans’ troubles continue

premium_icon 2164-day drought broken as Titans’ troubles continue

Melbourne have maintained their three-game buffer at the top of the table with a comeback 38-18 win at Cbus Super Stadium.

‘Absurd’ Pacquiao is champ again

‘Absurd’ Pacquiao is champ again

In an all-time epic Keith Thurman displayed his insane toughness but Manny Pacquiao showed all his skills to win yet another world title.

Horton out to silence noisy China fans

Horton out to silence noisy China fans

Mack Horton has qualified for 400m freestyle final behind Sun Yang but has reason for optimism he can topple the controversial Chinese swimmer.

Let's keep Qld Supercars here: Top level backing for Raceway

premium_icon Let's keep Qld Supercars here: Top level backing for Raceway

RUNAWAY championship leader Scott McLaughlin will be disappointed if Ipswich's premier motorsport event is scratched from the Supercars schedule.

Hinkley supports Duursma’s celebration

premium_icon Hinkley supports Duursma’s celebration

“There’s a time and place in footy, I think we all recognise that,’’ Power coach Ken Hinkley says of Xavier Duursma’s controversial goal celebration.

AFL issues verdict on Lions’ free kick howler

premium_icon AFL issues verdict on Lions’ free kick howler

Scott Thompson couldn’t believe it when the umpire paid a free kick against him with scores tied in the dying moments at the Gabba. Does he have a case?

Fowler has Roar purring in pre-season

premium_icon Fowler has Roar purring in pre-season

Brisbane Roar have continued their unbeaten start to life under new coach Robbie Fowler as they step up preparations for FFA Cup clash against Sydney FC.

Haas inspired by the spirit of Artie

premium_icon Haas inspired by the spirit of Artie

After yet another 200m+ performance for Brisbane, Broncos prop Payne Haas has drawn upon the greats of rugby league to set his future alight.

Recovering Inglis out of rehab

premium_icon Recovering Inglis out of rehab

Having spent a month in rehab following a three-day booze bender, former South Sydney superstar Greg Inglis is slowly putting his life back together.

Ben Cousins allegedly breaches bail

Ben Cousins allegedly breaches bail

The former AFL superstar’s fall from grace looks to have added its latest chapter with Ben Cousins fronting court over an alleged failed test.

Warner’s message for new buddy Harris

premium_icon Warner’s message for new buddy Harris

Marcus Harris stepped in to the vacant spot left by banned opener David Warner last summer. And as the Victorian navigated Test cricket for the first time, Warner...

All Blacks escape after enthralling battle

All Blacks escape after enthralling battle

They may be the best team in rugby, but New Zealand were put to the sword in a stunning second half that went down to the wire.

Smith falls out of British Open contention

Smith falls out of British Open contention

Australia’s last hope at the British Open will need a golfing miracle if he is to challenge for the Claret Jug when he tees off later on Sunday.

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