National Sport

Thu 20 Feb 2020

Tim Paine lets fly at England’s hypocrisy

premium_icon Tim Paine lets fly at England’s hypocrisy

Australian skipper Tim Paine says Ben Stokes’ recent hostile response to crowd abuse in South Africa proves England like to dish it out but can’t take it.

‘My heart stopped 12 or 13 times every night’

premium_icon ‘My heart stopped 12 or 13 times every night’

When Kate McCarthy was a kid, her heart would stop more than a dozen times per night and her days were riddled with what were thought to be seizures.

Extreme measures in place to protect Warner and Smith

premium_icon Extreme measures in place to protect Warner and Smith

Stadium management at Johannesburg’s ‘Bullring’ will beef-up security and tech to target would-be abusers of Steve Smith and David Warner for T20 clash.

Titans’ legend backs pocket rocket to shine

premium_icon Titans’ legend backs pocket rocket to shine

As NRL players grow bigger and more powerful than ever, Gold Coast hero Preston Campbell says the little guy can still have a big effect.

Chasing Hero status among a golden generation

premium_icon Chasing Hero status among a golden generation

Shadow Hero will be aiming to continue to an impressive family pedigree in the Hobartville Stakes but is up against a talented field.

Panthers’ rookies in three-way fullback fight

premium_icon Panthers’ rookies in three-way fullback fight

Dylan Edwards’ ankle injury was a big blow for Penrith but now opportunity knocks for three rising stars to grab the chance of facing the Sydney Roosters.

Race for the halves heats up in Cairns

premium_icon Race for the halves heats up in Cairns

“He’s purring”: Valentine Holmes raring to go as Drinkwater and Clifford vie for halves spot.

NRL SuperCoach death match: Experts rate best halves

NRL SuperCoach death match: Experts rate best halves

With only one solid cheapie in the halves, KFC SuperCoaches are forced to go funky. Our experts debate the best selections.

The five best Maroons fullbacks in history

premium_icon The five best Maroons fullbacks in history

Who is the best ever fullback for the Maroons? VOTE NOW.

Ricciardo, Renault debut radical new looks

Ricciardo, Renault debut radical new looks

F1 fans may have thought Daniel Ricciardo was driving the Batmobile as Renault arrived in 2020 with a bang on day one of testing.

How Brisbane Broncos can cover losing Lodge

premium_icon How Brisbane Broncos can cover losing Lodge

Brisbane’s horror pre-season has gotten even worse with news Matt Lodge is out for the year with a knee injury. Here’s how the Broncos can cover the injury.

T20 World Cup by the numbers

premium_icon T20 World Cup by the numbers

It’s the biggest show in town over the next few weeks and Sydney is hosting major games of the women’s T20 World Cup. Quick guide to the big event.

Women’s T20 World Cup team-by-team guides

premium_icon Women’s T20 World Cup team-by-team guides

Australia are the favourites; Thailand the Cinderella outfit; and at least six teams are realistic title contenders.

Federer drops injury bombshell

Federer drops injury bombshell

Roger Federer has announced he will miss four months of tennis after revealing he has carried a secret injury that’s forced him under the knife

‘Cool’ Ricciardo begins Renault revival

premium_icon ‘Cool’ Ricciardo begins Renault revival

Renault teammates Daniel Ricciardo and Esteban Ocon in synch on first F1 testing day.

NRL SuperCoach Position Breakdown: Centre/Wing

premium_icon NRL SuperCoach Position Breakdown: Centre/Wing

No position in KFC SuperCoach NRL is tougher to fill than Centre/Wing with a veritable plethora of options.

Jonathan Brown’s AFL SuperCoach pre-season insider tips

premium_icon Jonathan Brown’s AFL SuperCoach pre-season insider tips

Every player is flying at this time of year, but what should SuperCoach players really be looking for as the pre-season comp kicks off?

Rebels rugby star now ripped without steroids

Rebels rugby star now ripped without steroids

Ryan Louwrens, once banned for taking steroids, has been turning heads this week after a photo of his ridiculously big biceps emerged.

Bullets legend in the fight of his life

premium_icon Bullets legend in the fight of his life

The NBL community is throwing its support behind Brisbane Bullets legend Robert Sibley as he knuckles down for the fight of his life.

Champ’s vow to make Holden farewell tour a nightmare

premium_icon Champ’s vow to make Holden farewell tour a nightmare

While respectful of everything Holden has brought to the sport of V8 racing, defending Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin has one clear goal for 2020: crush their...

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