National Sport

Tue 12 Nov 2019

Trainer trampled by runaway horse

premium_icon Trainer trampled by runaway horse

Gold Coast trainer Toby Edmonds appears to have avoided serious injury after being knocked out by a runaway horse at trackwork.

England bombshell as star dumped over ‘confrontation’

premium_icon England bombshell as star dumped over ‘confrontation’

Raheem Sterling will not be considered for England's Euro 2020 qualifier against Montenegro after emotions ran high following Man. City’s loss to Liverpool.

‘Dismayed’ Smith storms off SCG

‘Dismayed’ Smith storms off SCG

Aussie star Steve Smith was “mystified” and let the world know about it after he was controversially dismissed in the Sheffield Shield.

First Roger, now Rafa: Old guard is taking a beating

premium_icon First Roger, now Rafa: Old guard is taking a beating

Just 24 hours after Roger Federer succumbed, Rafael Nadal didn’t help his hopes of ending the year as world No.1 with a heavy defeat to Alexander Zverev.

The Rock responds to foul-mouthed taunts

The Rock responds to foul-mouthed taunts

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has responded to UFC star Nate Diaz’s expletive-laden slurs towards the Hollywood icon after a fight gone wrong.

Hussey: Pakistan star who’s joined Smith, Kohli level

premium_icon Hussey: Pakistan star who’s joined Smith, Kohli level

Australian great Michael Hussey addresses the elephant in the room ahead of the Test summer: cricket has a new batsman to challenge Steve Smith and Virat Kohli.

‘As close to murder as you can get’

‘As close to murder as you can get’

The Supreme Court Justice overseeing a stabbing case allegedly involving NRL star Manase Fainu has revealed just how serious the incident is.

Dragons boss will walk away after de Belin trial

premium_icon Dragons boss will walk away after de Belin trial

Jack de Belin’s court case will create even further headaches for St George Illawarra with Dragons boss Brian Johnston to walk away once it’s completed.

‘Traumatic’: Fifita addresses jail stint

‘Traumatic’: Fifita addresses jail stint

Brisbane Broncos young gun David Fifita breaks his silence after touching down in Brisbane following his three-day stint in a Bali prison.

Don’t waste it! Test candidates one shot at glory

premium_icon Don’t waste it! Test candidates one shot at glory

Travis Head is no stranger to pressure and he’ll need to be right on song as Australia A’s Test batting hopefuls will likely only get one bite at the cherry.

$1 million AFL draft powerplay outwits rivals

$1 million AFL draft powerplay outwits rivals

AFL star Jack Martin’s rich contract demands have allowed Carlton to outflank rival Victorian suitors to snare the prized recruit.

SBW, Lyon headline NRL’s greatest contract deserters

premium_icon SBW, Lyon headline NRL’s greatest contract deserters

Ryan Matterson’s exit from the Tigers has angered fans with another case of player disloyalty. We take a look at the biggest NRL stars to walk out on contracts.

Trainer: Why Gallen is in danger of a ‘face plant’ KO

premium_icon Trainer: Why Gallen is in danger of a ‘face plant’ KO

One of Australia’s most revered fight trainers has warned Paul Gallen might get more than he bargained for if he rushes Barry Hall when they step into the ring.

Milicic demands Matildas lift after close Sydney call

premium_icon Milicic demands Matildas lift after close Sydney call

Ante Milicic doesn’t want a repeat of the nervy win over Chile on Saturday as the Matildas look to finish the two-game series off in style.

Rafa slams journo’s ‘bulls***’ question

Rafa slams journo’s ‘bulls***’ question

Rafael Nadal has blasted a reporter’s “bulls***” question about his wife after he stepped off the court following a shock loss in London.

Simmons trade talk stirs the pot

Simmons trade talk stirs the pot

It hasn’t taken long this season for some in the NBA world to turn on Ben Simmons and urge the 76ers to get rid of the Aussie star.

Marmelo future in doubt after Cup drama

premium_icon Marmelo future in doubt after Cup drama

Owner fears Marmelo’s racing career could be over if other jurisdictions follow Racing Victoria in blocking last year’s Melbourne Cup runner-up from competing.

Truth behind sickening Ashes moment

Truth behind sickening Ashes moment

England star Jofra Archer has broken his silence over what he was smiling about moments after flooring Steve Smith with a 149km/h bouncer in the Ashes.

Predicted Big Bash teams for opening round

premium_icon Predicted Big Bash teams for opening round

The Big Bash is just over a month away and already teams are taking shape ahead of the ninth edition of the tournament. Here’s how we see each team lining up.

Why Marnus sets the Test bar for Langer

premium_icon Why Marnus sets the Test bar for Langer

State performances are just one part of the Aussie selection process with Justin Langer pinpointing training, personality and technique as other components.

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