National Sport

Tue 10 Dec 2019

Sleazy Russian lands boxing bonanza

Sleazy Russian lands boxing bonanza

A boxer banned from the sport for sexual harassment looks set to be handed a golden ticket to fight heavyweight star Anthony Joshua.

Plan B needed if MCG can’t deliver Test pitch

premium_icon Plan B needed if MCG can’t deliver Test pitch

Fox Sports has requested a contingency plan from Cricket Australia if the wicket for the Melbourne Test is not up to scratch.

Broncos team of the decade: Star cast falls short

premium_icon Broncos team of the decade: Star cast falls short

We’ve named the Broncos team of the decade for the Red Hill club.

World reacts to Russia’s Olympic ban

World reacts to Russia’s Olympic ban

A landmark ruling to rub Russia out of the Olympics and World Cup has drawn a mixed response from the global sports community.

Fittler filthy over Origin racism claims

Fittler filthy over Origin racism claims

Brad Fittler hit back at racism claims from Latrell Mitchell after he accused NSW of going “real funny” on indigenous stars over their anthem snub.

‘Clown’ Ricciardo let Renault down

‘Clown’ Ricciardo let Renault down

Daniel Ricciardo is happy to play the role of court jester at times but one F1 figure believes it’s time for the Aussie to step up and get real.

Reid hungry for more finals with Giants

premium_icon Reid hungry for more finals with Giants

Sunshine Coast product Sam Reid and the GWS Giants are in the region for a week-long camp from Tuesday.

Sundays off in Hopoate’s ‘perfect world’

premium_icon Sundays off in Hopoate’s ‘perfect world’

Will Hopoate admits he still wants to have Sundays off from playing NRL – but the Canterbury fullback also knows that it’s the Bulldogs that butter his bread.

Woods weighs in on cheating scandal

Woods weighs in on cheating scandal

Tiger Woods did his best to play a straight bat to questions about “cheating” as reporters pressed him ahead of the Presidents Cup in Melbourne.

Russia kicked out of Tokyo Olympics

premium_icon Russia kicked out of Tokyo Olympics

The World Anti-Doping Agency have banned Russia from global sporting events, including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, for the next four years following state-wide doping...

Mon 9 Dec 2019

Why 2032 Olympics are Qld’s to win

premium_icon Why 2032 Olympics are Qld’s to win

The Olympic Games have undergone a transformation under New Norm reforms, which aim to make the event as close to cost-neutral as possible.

WBBL champions Heat can get much better: coach

premium_icon WBBL champions Heat can get much better: coach

Heat coach Ashley Noffke, in his first year of three at the helm, relished the campaign.

Horn’s desperate fight for survival

premium_icon Horn’s desperate fight for survival

Jeff Horn’s livelihood is on the line against an angry, bitter Michael Zerafa who is ready to end Horn’s career.

Smith weighs in on ‘dangerous’ MCG debacle

Smith weighs in on ‘dangerous’ MCG debacle

The MCG’s Boxing Day future is still under a cloud as cricket stars open up on the ground, as well as Cricket Australia taking a swipe.

The end? LaMelo Ball sidelined with foot injury

The end? LaMelo Ball sidelined with foot injury

Prospective No.1 NBA draft pick LaMelo Ball may have played his last game in the NBL after confirmation his foot injury appears worse than first thought.

Internationals to exploit USA’s bad apple

Internationals to exploit USA’s bad apple

Patrick Reed is widely regarded as the most hated man in golf following cheating allegations and members of the International team are ready to exploit that.

Why Latrell’s Titans meeting was put on ice

premium_icon Why Latrell’s Titans meeting was put on ice

Titans’ head of culture Mal Meninga has revealed talks to entice Latrell Mitchell to Gold Coast were put on hold.

Green light for 2032 Olympic Games bid

premium_icon Green light for 2032 Olympic Games bid

Let the bid begin! Queensland will officially go for the 2032 Olympic Games with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk finally saying the numbers stack up in favour of a...

New Zealand ready to challenge for win says Taylor

New Zealand ready to challenge for win says Taylor

Ross Taylor believes an experienced core of professionals will have New Zealand ready to challenge for their first win on Australian soil in over 30 years.

Joe Burns is hot but not bothered ahead of Perth Test

Joe Burns is hot but not bothered ahead of Perth Test

Sweltering temperatures of around 40 degrees are forecast for Australia’s first Test against New Zealand, but Joe Burns is ready for the conditions.

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