National Sport

Wed 18 Jul 2018

Kosciuszko just the ticket for punters

Kosciuszko just the ticket for punters

For just a $5 investment, NSW race fans and punters could have a chance to “own” a Kosciuszko runner in the $1.3 million race and share in the rich prizemoney

‘I’ll murder your family’: baseball star’s Twitter disaster

‘I’ll murder your family’: baseball star’s Twitter disaster

A Major League Baseball star’s career is in crisis after extremely offensive, racist and homophobic old tweets surfaced as he was suffering an on-field meltdown in...

How this moment drove a 9-year-old to national success

How this moment drove a 9-year-old to national success

"He was laying on the floor crying, and I had to be at his level, so I laid down next to him and he was asking me questions."

How Max is ruining Ricciardo’s title bid

How Max is ruining Ricciardo’s title bid

The biggest threat to Aussie Daniel Ricciardo’s pursuit of the Formula One world championship could be coming from within his own garage

World Cup stadium in ruin already

World Cup stadium in ruin already

BEFORE and after shots of a World Cup stadium don’t make for pleasant viewing after heavy rains ruined the surrounding area.

Touching truth behind iconic Origin kiss

Touching truth behind iconic Origin kiss

THIS image sparked a storm last month. Now the footy players involved have revealed the heartfelt reason behind it, but also the ugly fallout.

BBL fixtures released: Christmas cricket looming

BBL fixtures released: Christmas cricket looming

CRICKET Australia has released the schedule for the monster 59-game Big Bash League season, with the Sixers and Thunder set for a Christmas Eve blockbuster.

Teen’s stunning $680k act of kindness

Teen’s stunning $680k act of kindness

MOST 19-year-olds flush with cash would be splashing out on partying and expensive luxuries — but Kylian Mbappe has a different idea.

Heavyweights erupt as ‘Big Baby’ crashes AJ face-off

Heavyweights erupt as ‘Big Baby’ crashes AJ face-off

Anthony Joshua and gatecrashing Jarrell Miller have been separated during a fiery encounter in New York during Joshua and Alexander Povetkin's face-off

‘I’ve hurt a lot of people’: Wenger’s 22-year Arsenal regret

‘I’ve hurt a lot of people’: Wenger’s 22-year Arsenal regret

After spending 22 years at one club, former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed his greatest career regret

Man calls police for the most absurd reason

Man calls police for the most absurd reason

DO NOT ever, repeat — ever — call the police for the reason this basketball player in the US did, because the internet will destroy you.

Freak Aussie phenomenon stuns America

Freak Aussie phenomenon stuns America

NOT since Michael Jordan more than 20 years ago has the US been rocked the way Liz Cambage lit up the country today.

Tue 17 Jul 2018

ATC changes Everest tactics

ATC changes Everest tactics

The ATC has given up on finding an international runner for its Everest slot and instead has up to 10 local sprinters in its sights for the $13m feature

Crazy truth behind infamous coin toss drama

Crazy truth behind infamous coin toss drama

PAUL Gallen has revealed the extraordinary steps he took to get inside rival Cameron Smith’s head — and how it was key to the Sharks’ 2016 grand final win.

Tim Cahill calls time on legendary career

Tim Cahill calls time on legendary career

ONE of Australia’s greatest footballer, Tim Cahill, is set to announce his retirement from the game after a stunning international and club career.

Usain Bolt may be joining A-League

Usain Bolt may be joining A-League

COMMENT: What is this sorcery? Talk is afoot that Jamaican-born speedster Usain Bolt may play for underachieving A-League club, the Central Coast Mariners.

Mon 16 Jul 2018

Refs boss admits Bunker bungled O’Sullivan try

Refs boss admits Bunker bungled O’Sullivan try

THE call confused everyone watching — including the man who scored. Now NRL referees boss Bernard Sutton admits the Bunker got it seriously wrong.

Favourite punters have big day out

Favourite punters have big day out

GOLDEN Sheaf's win in the first race launched a stellar day for favourite punters at last week's metropolitan race meeting at Ipswich.

‘I can rule that out’: Giant responds to trade talk

‘I can rule that out’: Giant responds to trade talk

GWS star Dylan Shiel has been the centre of speculation but now he’s ruled out a move away from the Giants in this year’s trade period.

All Blacks’ World Cup defence given boost

All Blacks’ World Cup defence given boost

THE All Blacks have retained two of their top young talents with Ardie Savea and Jordie Barrett agreeing to stay for their Rugby World Cup defence next year.

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