National Sport

Mon 16 Sep 2019

The genius of Smith finally silences English boos

premium_icon The genius of Smith finally silences English boos

Steve Smith left the field at The Oval to the standing ovation his talent and resolve deserved.

The Tackle: Can Magpies star shake it off?

premium_icon The Tackle: Can Magpies star shake it off?

Jordan Lewis says there’s an obvious pick in the Collingwood midfield the AFL’s No. 1 tagger should go to.

Monday Buzz: Ricky’s rare praise for Raiders star

premium_icon Monday Buzz: Ricky’s rare praise for Raiders star

After bouncing back from rugby league’s scrapheap, Jack Wighton has enjoyed a breakout season for Canberra — and been compared to one of the game’s genuine greats.

Damning Boomers truth exposed

Damning Boomers truth exposed

This generation of Australian basketballers has exhausted its potential and it’s time for a shake-up ahead of next year’s Olympics.

Ricciardo facing 2021 F1 uncertainty

Ricciardo facing 2021 F1 uncertainty

A SIMPLE admission from Renault’s managing director may have Daniel Ricciardo looking into his options for the 2021 season.

Aussie Mills snubbed for World Cup hero

Aussie Mills snubbed for World Cup hero

Spain have claimed the World Cup and swept all the major awards, leaving the tournament’s second leading scorer Patty Mills out in the cold.

Ashes ratings: Best since Bradman, worst in history

premium_icon Ashes ratings: Best since Bradman, worst in history

From the superhuman efforts of a genuine great, to the supersub who became a Test lock via a sub-par collective effort from an entire top order.

Australia’s incredible 113-year low

Australia’s incredible 113-year low

AUSTRALIA'S Ashes finished on a bittersweet note and one problem area throughout the series was brutally exposed again at The Oval.

Warner debacle officially worst ever

Warner debacle officially worst ever

DAVID Warner hit an unprecedented low Test cricket has never seen before as the Aussie opener finished the Ashes on a disastrous note.

Week two, three NRL finals fixtures locked in

Week two, three NRL finals fixtures locked in

The complete details surrounding the NRL finals fixtures have been confirmed for the semi finals and preliminary finals as well as the upcoming NRLW clashes.

Smith moment shows everything’s changed

Smith moment shows everything’s changed

Steve Smith started the English summer as a villain but he finishes it a hero, as one heartwarming moment in the final Ashes Test proved.

Spoils shared but no love lost in final Ashes conflict

premium_icon Spoils shared but no love lost in final Ashes conflict

Mathew Wade and Jofra Archer spiced up The Oval with an ongoing war of words, as England won a late battle despite Australia retaining the Ashes.

‘Lay off’: Boyd warns of player suicide risk

premium_icon ‘Lay off’: Boyd warns of player suicide risk

As the Broncos brace for the fallout from their worst defeat, besieged skipper Darius Boyd has warned an NRL player could take their own life.

Sun 15 Sep 2019

Devastated Boomers too shattered to speak after loss

premium_icon Devastated Boomers too shattered to speak after loss

The Boomers’ 63-year quest for a maiden men’s medal continues after they fell 67-59 to France in another heartbreaking loss at the FIBA World Cup.

Taurua proud of Lightning despite decider defeat

premium_icon Taurua proud of Lightning despite decider defeat

Despite a club ­record-defeat in the ­season-decider, Lightning coach ­Noeline Taurua says there’s still plenty for the club to proud about.

Finals resolve behind small Giant’s big impact

premium_icon Finals resolve behind small Giant’s big impact

Dropped for last year’s finals series, GWS pocket rocket Brent Daniels is making up for lost time with a huge impact underlined by his semi-final matchwinner.

Forward thinking? Hardwick’s big Dusty call

premium_icon Forward thinking? Hardwick’s big Dusty call

Dustin Martin decision coach Damien Hardwick will have a large say in but might come down to the Tigers superstar.

‘I made a mistake:’ Bennett reshuffles backline

premium_icon ‘I made a mistake:’ Bennett reshuffles backline

Wayne Bennett admits he made a major coaching mistake in South Sydney’s loss to the Roosters — and he’s made big moves to rectify the problem.

Ratings: Usual suspects fail to fire in finals fiasco

premium_icon Ratings: Usual suspects fail to fire in finals fiasco

What an absolute debacle. And for the most part it was the same old story of the players who failed to fire in other Broncos loss this year.

Dreadful Broncos break unwanted records in humiliation

premium_icon Dreadful Broncos break unwanted records in humiliation

In one of the darkest days in the club’s history, the Brisbane Broncos have been sent packing from the finals in the most humiliating way possible.

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