National Sport

Mon 19 Aug 2019

No place like home as Cox Plate Journey begins

No place like home as Cox Plate Journey begins

Mystic Journey completed her first-up assignment with flying colours but trainer Adam Trinder is clear there is only one place Winx’s heir apparent should be.

Smith opens up on sickening blow

Smith opens up on sickening blow

Steve Smith made Test history for an unwanted reason and has spoken for the first time since being concussed by a Jofra Archer bouncer.

Sun 18 Aug 2019

‘Hit my arm’: Controversy seals ‘debacle’

‘Hit my arm’: Controversy seals ‘debacle’

It might not rival Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ moment for importance but the Sharks’ Wade Graham has added some controversy.

Ashes scare: Steve Smith floored by sickening neck blow

Ashes scare: Steve Smith floored by sickening neck blow

Lord’s went deathly silent and Steve Smith lay on the turf after copping a sickening blow to his neck during the second Ashes Test.

Sat 17 Aug 2019

Dashing Dalasan lines up Guineas

Dashing Dalasan lines up Guineas

Leon Macdonald and co-trainer Andrew Gluyas have the Caulfield Guineas in their sights with exciting three-year-old Dalasan.

Wow factor: Pandemic blitzes rivals in record time

Wow factor: Pandemic blitzes rivals in record time

Godolphin three-year-old Pandemic made the transition from a provincial midweek maiden win on debut to Sydney Saturday grade look routine with a stunning win

Brisbane Lions' former Cat sinks Geelong

Brisbane Lions' former Cat sinks Geelong

Lincoln McCarthy was the hero at the death against his former club as Brisbane ran down Geelong in the top-of-the-table clash at the Gabba on Saturday

Knights flog Cowboys to keep finals hopes alive

Knights flog Cowboys to keep finals hopes alive

Newcastle are back in the hunt for the NRL finals after ending a six-game losing streak with a 42-6 flogging of North Queensland to go ninth on the NRL ladder

Blues give Teague a winning start as full-time AFL coach

Blues give Teague a winning start as full-time AFL coach

The feel-good factor at Carlton continued on Saturday with a 10-point win over St Kilda at the MCG, giving David Teague a winning start as a full-time AFL coach

Boomers want revenge tonight after shock loss to Canada

Boomers want revenge tonight after shock loss to Canada

After a surprising blowout loss to Canada on Friday night, the Australian Boomers have the chance to rebound when they face the same opponent on Saturday night

Bivouac sparks Blue Army’s spring attack

Bivouac sparks Blue Army’s spring attack

Godolphin showed it will be a spring force in the feature three-year-olds races after stablemates Bivouac and Exhilarates returned with dazzling stakes wins at...

Adam Scott sitting six off pace at BMW Championship

Adam Scott sitting six off pace at BMW Championship

Adam Scott sits six shots off the pace after two rounds at the BMW Championship, with Hideki Matsuyama shooting the course record to lead

Waugh addresses glaring Aussie weakness

Waugh addresses glaring Aussie weakness

Cricket icon Steve Waugh has opened up on the biggest issue staring Australia in the face and threatening to hurt their chances of Ashes success

‘Back to basics’ Barty eyes world No.1 ranking again

‘Back to basics’ Barty eyes world No.1 ranking again

Aussie tennis darling Ash Barty is through to the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Open, putting the world No.1 ranking within reach again

Bledisloe decider: can Wallabies weather storm, history?

Bledisloe decider: can Wallabies weather storm, history?

Australia will have to overcome history and wild weather set to descend on Auckland if it is to wrest the Bledisloe Cup off New Zealand

Kyrgios exposes glaring irregularity in rulings by officials

Kyrgios exposes glaring irregularity in rulings by officials

Nick Kyrgios’s blow up at the Cincinnati Masters came under heavy fire, but the Aussie has hit back with a key piece of evidence

Bartel speaks after marriage breakdown

Bartel speaks after marriage breakdown

Former AFL star Jimmy Bartel has broken his silence after splitting with wife Nadia, as rumours swirl he has a new woman in his life

Mitchell Moses relishing role as Eels eye finals campaign

Mitchell Moses relishing role as Eels eye finals campaign

Mitchell Moses "has taken the team by its throat” as Parramatta and the in-form halfback aim to learn from previous failings in the NRL finals

Whitlock makes bold Aussie darts prediction

Whitlock makes bold Aussie darts prediction

After a series of stunning results on night one of the Melbourne Masters, Aussie No.1 Simon Whitlock has predicted a new dawn for darts Down Under

Fri 16 Aug 2019

‘Don’t respect you’: boxing feud explodes

‘Don’t respect you’: boxing feud explodes

They’re two of the UK’s greatest heavyweight boxers but Anthony Joshua is taking tremendous swipes at former undisputed champ Lennox Lewis

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