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2020 January
  • Thu, Jan 30, 2020
    World No.1 Rafael Nadal's quest for a record-equalling 20th major title at the Australian Open is over, crashing out in the quarter-finals to Dominic Thiem.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    How Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer match up ahead of their Australian Open semi-final showdown at Melbourne Park on Thursday.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    How Simona Halep and Garbine Muguruza shape up ahead of their Australian Open semi-final at Melbourne Park on Thursday.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Simona Halep is hungry to add the Australian Open title to her haul of two majors and says she's playing as well as she did when she won Wimbledon last year.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Garbine Muguruza will take on fellow former world No.1 Simona Halep in the Australian Open semi-finals as the Spaniard looks to resurrect her career.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Martina Navratilova has apologised for breaking Tennis Australia protocol with her on-court protest alongside John McEnroe but says she stands by her statement.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    As well as chasing grand slam glory, world No.1 Ashleigh Barty is on the cusp of becoming Australian tennis' highest all-time prize money earner.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Unheralded American Tennys Sandgren is shattered after blowing seven match points in a dramatic Australian Open quarter-final loss to Roger Federer.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Seven-times champion Novak Djokovic has declared Rod Laver Arena his house ahead of his Australian Open semi-final showstopper against Roger Federer.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    German Alexander Zverev has booked his first ever grand slam semi-final berth with a four-set Australian Open win over Swiss veteran Stan Wawrinka.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Ashleigh Barty has withstood a fierce challenge from Petra Kvitova to become the first local woman to reach the Australian Open semi-finals in 36 years.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    How Ashleigh Barty and Sofia Kenin shape up ahead of their Australian Open semi-final at Melbourne Park on Thursday.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    How Simona Halep and Anett Kontaveit shape up ahead of their Australian Open quarter-final at Melbourne Park on Wednesday.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    The coach of quarter-finalist Anett Kontaveit is Andy Murray's father-in-law Nigel Sears, who has been in contact with the five-time Open finalist.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Through to the Australian Open quarter-finals for the first time, Dominic Thiem will face a familiar and formidable foe in Rafael Nadal.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    How Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem match up ahead of their Australian Open quarter-final at Melbourne Park on Wednesday.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    A day after Mats Wilander declared Nick Kyrgios could win five grand slams, Mark Philippoussis says he wants to see him taking more scalps in majors.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Unseeded at a grand slam for the first time in six years, former world No.1 Garbine Muguruza is looking increasingly dangerous at the Australian Open.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    World No.1 Ashleigh Barty has the entire country behind her as she chases Australian Open glory - including Nick Kyrgios and super-coach Darren Cahill.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Alexander Zverev has a golden opportunity to shed his underachiever tag after flying through the first four rounds of the Australian Open without losing a set.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    How Alexander Zverev and Stan Wawrinka match up ahead of their Australian Open quarter-final at Melbourne Park on Wednesday.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Austrian Dominic Thiem's mum make take away more than memories from the Australian Open after it was revealed she has pledged a tattoo if he wins.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Australian Open favourite and world No.1 Ashleigh Barty isn't the first big local hope trying to break a title drought at their home grand slam tournament.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    How Ashleigh Barty and Petra Kvitova shape up ahead of their Australian Open quarter-final at Melbourne Park on Tuesday.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    How Roger Federer and Tennys Sandgren match up ahead of their Australian Open quarter-final showdown at Melbourne Park on Tuesday.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Meet unheralded Australian Open quarter-finalist Ons Jabeur. After staying in Tunisia amid political turmoil, she's the first Arab grand slam quarter-finalist
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    How Sofia Kenin and Ons Jabeur match up ahead of their Australian Open quarter-final at Melbourne Park on Tuesday.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    If Nick Kyrgios can upset Rafael Nadal, it will be the first time since 2005 that an Australian man and woman have made the quarter-finals at Melbourne Park.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    On the same day as Margaret Court's tennis feats were celebrated, Martina Navratilova says the former champion needs to keep her homophobic views to herself.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    How Milos Raonic and Novak Djokovic match up ahead of their Australian Open quarter-final showdown at Melbourne Park on Tuesday.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    American Tennys Sandgren says taking on Roger Federer for the first time is special, as the pair line up in Tuesday's Australian Open quarter-finals
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    French Open champion Ashleigh Barty will look to overcome Alison Riske, who beat her Wimbledon last year, in the Australian Open's fourth round.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    The Australian Open's breakout star, American teenager Coco Gauff, is determined to enjoy the moment and not get down about losing in the fourth round.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    The 20-time grand slam champion Roger Federer was a bit rusty but eased through to the Australian Open quarter-finals with a win over Marton Fucsovics.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Nick Kyrgios is confident he can back up from the longest match of his career and challenge world No.1 Rafael Nadal in an Australian Open blockbuster on Monday.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Whiz kid Coco Gauff's Australian Open run is over, with fellow American Sofia Kenin spoiling the party to join Petra Kvitova and Ons Jabeur in the last eight.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    The most memorable matches between bitter rivals Nick Kyrgios and Rafael Nadal, who will clash for an eighth time on Monday at Melbourne Park.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    How Nick Kyrgios and Rafael Nadal match up ahead of their Australian Open fourth-round showdown at Melbourne Park on Monday.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Ashleigh Barty has lost her second-round doubles match at Melbourne Park, allowing the world No.1 to focus solely on her Australian Open singles assault.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    How Ashleigh Barty and Alison Riske shape up ahead of their Australian Open fourth-round clash at Melbourne Park on Sunday.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    World No.1 Ashleigh Barty has firmed as Australian Open title favourite after the shock exits of world No.2 Karolina Pliskova and sixth seed Belinda Bencic.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Six-time champion Roger Federer is through to the fourth round of the Australian Open after seeing off Australia's John Millman in a five-set thriller.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Australia could have two men in the Australian Open fourth round for the first time in five years if Nick Kyrgios and Alexei Popyrin win in Saturday action
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Alexei Popyrin could not bring himself to retire from his third round Australian Open loss to Russian Daniil Medvedev despite battling a hip injury.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Australia's Alexei Popyrin looked to be carrying a leg injury at times as he succumbed to Russia's Daniil Medvedev in three sets at the Australian Open.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    A shattered John Millman says he couldn't have done more to win his epic third-round Australian Open match against Swiss great Roger Federer.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Rafael Nadal has produced a clinical third-round demolition of fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta to continue his charge towards another Australian Open title.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Another deep Australian Open run beckons for 2018 finalist Simona Halep as contenders Karolina Pliskova and Belinda Bencic bit the dust at Melbourne Park.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    After an unbeaten start to 2020, Russian rising star Andrey Rublev has upset 11th seed David Goffin in the third round of the Australian Open.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Defending champion Naomi Osaka is out of the Australian Open, falling in straight sets to American 15-year-old Coco Gauff in their third round clash.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    World No.1 Ashleigh Barty has seen off the challenge of in-form Kazakh Elena Rybakina to book her place in the Australian Open fourth round at Melbourne Park.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    World No.1 Ashleigh Barty is the only Australian woman left in the singles, taking on Elena Rybakina, while John Millman faces Roger Federer in night action.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Nick Kyrgios admits he lost his way for the first time all summer before regaining his focus to progress to the Australian Open third round at Melbourne Park.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Retiring former Australian Open champion and world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki has played her last tennis match after falling in the third round at Melbourne Park.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    How Roger Federer and John Millman match up ahead of their Australian Open third-round showdown at Melbourne Park.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Australian journeyman John Millman looks to square the ledger against all-time great Roger Federer at the Australian Open on Friday.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Ex-world No.1 Garbine Muguruza has revealed climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in an unusual off-season preparation that's reaping rewards at the Australian Open.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Nick Kyrgios and Rafael Nadal headline day four Open action at Melbourne Park while Australians Alex Bolt, Priscilla Hon and Arina Rodionova are also in action.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Australian Alexei Popyrin has set up up a third-round clash with Daniil Medvedev while compatriot Alex Bolt has been edged in five sets by Dominic Thiem.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Former world No.1 John McEnroe says he's learnt never to write off Roger Federer as the Swiss marvel bids to become the oldest men's grand slam champion ever.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Defending champion Novak Djokovic has cruised past Japan's Tatsuma Ito in straight sets to reach the Australian Open third round in Melbourne.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    As many as 20 Greek fans were escorted from the Australian Open after repeated warnings to temper their behaviour, Victoria Police said.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Last year's women's finalists Naomi Osaka and Petra Kvitova are through to the third round of the Australian Open after respective straight-sets wins.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Rising Australian Alexei Popyrin has gone about things the hard way in edging into the top 100 but is hopeful that his strategy will deliver long-term.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Former Australian Open finalist Marin Cilic has won through to the third round at Melbourne Park after winning a five-set epic against Frenchman Benoit Paire.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Coco Gauff, the youngest player in the draw, has repeated her first-round heroics to progress to a mouth-watering Australian Open match-up with Naomi Osaka.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Seven-times champion Serena Williams is into round three of the Australian Open, but the American didn't have it all her own way against Tamara Zidansek.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Young gun Alexei Popyrin has continued his great run at grand slams, the Aussie enjoying an Australian Open first-round win over ex-finalist Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Ajla Tomljanovic has toppled Latvian 31st seed Anastasija Sevastova to join Fed Cup teammate Ashleigh Barty in the second round at Melbourne Park.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Simona Halep is into the second round of the Australian Open by beating American Jennifer Brady, after saving three set points en route to a straight sets win.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Russian fourth seed Daniil Medvedev is safely through to round two of the Australian Open after overcoming some service woes as well as American Frances Tiafoe.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Australian Marc Polmans has won a five-set thriller against Mikhail Kukushkin at the Australian Open, which was the first time he'd won a major main draw match.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Australian Max Purcell reckons the sky is the limit for Italian young gun Jannik Sinner after falling to the 2019 Next-Gen title winner at Melbourne Park.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Five-times grand slam winner Maria Sharapova is set to drop outside the top 300 for the first time since 2002 after her early Australian Open exit.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Veteran Samantha Stosur won't let her fifth successive Australian Open first round loss force her into retirement, confirming she's planning to return in 2021.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Australian Open challengers Dominic Thiem and Roberto Bautista Agut have passed their first-round tests with flying colours, cantering to straight-set wins.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Playing her first major since the death of her father, American teenager Amanda Anisimova's hopes of a repeat of a fourth-round appearance ended in tears.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    World No.1 Ashleigh Barty has overcome a slow start to triumph in three sets in her first round Australian Open match against veteran Lesia Tsurenko.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Nick Kyrgios is refusing to look too far ahead in the Australian Open draw as a potential fourth-round showdown with world No.1 Rafael Nadal looms large.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Retiring Dane Caroline Wozniacki has booked a berth in the Australian Open second round as the women's seeds shone on a gloomy opening day at Melbourne Park.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Samantha Stosur's run of first round outs has continued, joining fellow locals Lizette Cabrera, Andrew Harris and John-Patrick Smith in bowing out of the Open.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Coco Gauff has downed American countrywoman Venus Williams, 24 years her senior, at the Australian Open in a repeat of her shock first-round win at Wimbledon.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas had far too much firepower for Italian Salvatore Caruso, easing to a straight-sets win in his opening match at the Australian Open.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    Wildcard Andrew Harris, who won two grand slam junior doubles titles with Nick Kyrgios, has the honour of being the first local on court at the Australian Open.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    World No.2 Novak Djokovic, who is eyeing off being the sixth player in the Open era to notch 900 wins, says the next gen need maturity to go to the next level.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    We all know she's the world's top-ranked tennis player but how does Ashleigh Barty spend her down time and who would she most like to host at a dinner party?
  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
    World No.1 and Australian Open top seed Ashleigh Barty has recalled how she grew up with doubters saying she was too small to make it as a tennis star.
  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
    Japanese superstar Naomi Osaka is focused solely on her Australian Open title defence, not her so-called rivalry with Australia's world No.1 Ashleigh Barty.
  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
    Top-ranked local hope Nick Kyrgios has played a straight bat to harsh comments from world No.7 Alexander Zverev on the eve of the Australian Open.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Titleholder Novak Djokovic says it's inevitable tennis's next-gen stars will start winning grand slam titles, but hopes it's not at the 2020 Australian Open.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    After bowing out in the first round of the Australian Open four years in a row, Samantha Stosur is determined to enjoy every last moment at Melbourne Park.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Rising talent and world No.30 Elena Rybakina will meet China's Zhang Shuai in the final of the Hobart International after they won their semi-finals.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    After a disastrous ATP Cup, German star Alexander Zverev has been training up to seven hours a day in bid to find form ahead of the Australian Open.


2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Will Pucovski will captain a Cricket Australia XI in three one-day games against England Lions on the Gold Coast, while Cameron Boyce has also been called up.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Promising Australian under-19 batsman Jake Fraser-McGurk is being sent home from the World Cup in South Africa after being scratched in the face by a monkey.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Tom Curran will play no part in the BBL finals because of international duty but fit-again Sean Abbott looms as a handy replacement for the Sydney Sixers.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Australia all-rounder Ashleigh Gardner is in doubt for the T20 tri-series with a concussion after copping a ball to the base of the head in the nets on Sunday.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Sydney Thunder's Usman Khawaja, having starred in the BBL finals the only time the team won the title, is being backed by his coach to improve his batting.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Hobart Hurricanes say they aren't weighed down by pressure heading into their elimination Big Bash League final against Sydney Thunder at Bellerive Oval.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    The Melbourne Stars have lost three games on the bounce and will face the bolstered Sydney Sixers, but Marcus Stoinis isn't concerned by their BBL form slump.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Marcus Stoinis says he has no expectations his stellar BBL form should be rewarded with an Australia call-up but is prepared to bat anywhere in the order.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Perth coach Adam Voges believes half a dozen star performers in the Scorchers side didn't get enough support, as the Scorchers missed out on the BBL finals.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Steve Smith says Englishman Tom Curran has done his job for the Sydney Sixers and it's up to the rest of the squad to finish off their BBL finals campaign.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Melbourne Renegades captain Aaron Finch described his BBL century against Sydney Sixers as meaningless, after his side slumped to an 11th loss in 13 games.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Sydney Thunder have kept their BBL finals hopes alive and dented those of Perth with a seven-wicket home win over the Scorchers in a rain-affected clash.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Indian Yuvraj Singh, AFL great Luke Hodge and 16-year-old Sydney Thunder batter Phoebe Litchfield will play the bushfire relief cricket match on February 8.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    South African great AB de Villiers has blasted his first BBL half-century to help the Brisbane Heat to a 71-run win against the Melbourne Stars at the MCG.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Perth Scorchers paceman Andrew Tye won't be risked for Sunday's crunch BBL clash with the Thunder, but he is pushing hard to be ready for the finals.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Steve Smith has engineered an unbeaten 66 to lead the Sydney Sixers to a BBL win over the Melbourne Renegades, who haven't capitalised on an Aaron Finch ton.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Part-time tweaker D'Arcy Short has helped spin the Hurricanes to a crucial 57-run Big Bash League win over Sydney Thunder in Hobart.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Australia have booked their place in the U19 World Cup quarter-finals as tailender Connor Sully sparked a stunning last-ball win over England in South Africa.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    With the BBL's top spot already locked away, the Stars have hit the staggers but it has nothing to do with dead-rubber complacency, says Peter Handscomb.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Brisbane Heat coach Darren Lehmann admits he is looking forward to Steve Smith's long awaited Big Bash League return in Thursday's clash with Sydney Sixers.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Steve Smith is claiming Big Bash League bragging rights over Marnus Labuschagne after the Sydney Sixers claimed an eight-wicket win over Brisbane Heat.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Ashton Turner says his magical knock in India last year is a constant reminder that he has what it takes to succeed on the international stage.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Australia's captain Mackenzie Harvey will enter his team's must-win under-19s World Cup clash against England with a heap of both cricket and life experience.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Brisbane coach Darren Lehmann hopes Marnus Labuschagne's injection will boost an ailing Heat batting lineup and keep their BBL finals hopes alive.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Marnus Labuschagne is confident of righting the Brisbane Heat ship in the Big Bash League and push his cause for international selection in all three formats.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Nathan Lyon cannot wait to test himself against "best in the world" South African superstar AB de Villiers as he targets a one-day return for Australia.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Steve Smith helped convince Josh Philippe to move to the Sydney Sixers in late 2018, and says the youngster has a bright future with Australia's national teams.
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Peter Handscomb batted beautifully but lacked support as the Strikers bowlers, led by Peter Siddle, held their nerve for an important BBL win.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Josh Hazlewood hasn't played a T20 for Australia since 2016, but hopes the longest stint of white-ball cricket in his career can put him in the World Cup squad.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Moises Henriques has flashbacks every time a ball is hit in the air, underlining why a clutch catch in the Sydney Sixers' win over Melbourne was so impressive.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Injured Renegades' wicketkeeper Sam Harper has become the first player subbed out of a BBL game during his team's four-run defeat to Hobart at Marvel Stadium.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Melbourne Stars coach David Hussey admits the BBL table-toppers erred in giving Glenn Maxwell only 26 balls to change momentum in the loss to the Sydney Sixers.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Sydney Thunder paceman Brendan Doggett was left red-faced after dropping Perth Scorchers opener Liam Livingstone three times in Monday's eight-wicket loss.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Pakistani legend Wasim Akram says his heart goes out to people suffering in the bushfire crisis and would like to be involved in a star-studded appeal match.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Steve Smith scored his first ODI century in three years but Australia's lack of power at the death helped India win by seven wickets and take the series 2-1.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Brisbane Heat captain Chris Lynn admits his team faces "naughty-boy" net sessions after their stunning collapse in Sunday's BBL loss to Melbourne Renegades.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Clean bowling cricketing hero AB de Villiers in a remarkable BBL win over Brisbane Heat will live long in the memory for Melbourne Renegade Cameron Boyce.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Aaron Finch and Steve Smith will talk through their mid-wicket mix-up that cost the Australian captain his wicket in the series-deciding ODI loss to India.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Virat Kohli sees no reason why Marnus Labuschagne can't be among the world's top batsman for some time after getting his first close glimpse of him.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Australia's shock decision to send Mitchell Starc out to bat at No.5 against India was not a spur-of-the-moment call, having been planned for at least a week.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    Australia's cricketers have been touched by the support of Indian fans, who have held up placards to "pray for Australia" during the bushfire season.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    Australia have lost to the West Indies by three wickets in their opening match at the under-19 Cricket World Cup despite 84 runs from Jake Fraser-McGurk.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    A sodden BBL derby, in which Sydney Thunder won after reaching 2-28 from 5.3 overs, has reignited debate over the best way to decide rain-affected games.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    Brisbane Heat captain Chris Lynn has slammed his team's batting performance after losing 10-36 to slump to a 44-run Big Bash League loss to Melbourne Renegades.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    Rohit Sharma has the best average of any batsman against Australia in ODI matches and India will be desperate for him to play the series decider in Bangalore.
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    Steve Smith says the talk around his supposed short-ball struggles this summer were a "beat-up", pointing to his long stints at the crease against New Zealand.
  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
    Aaron Finch told Steve Smith he believed he was out of his crease before the third umpire controversially gave him out stumped in Australia's loss to India.
  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
    Indian opener Rohit Sharma has joined concussed wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant being as in doubt for Sunday's decider with Australia, after hurting his shoulder.
  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
    All the key details from India's 36-run one-day international win over Australia on Friday, which forced a series decider in Bangalore on Sunday.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Phil Salt and Liam O'Connor starred as the Adelaide Strikers shook off a midweek defeat to destroy the Brisbane Heat in their return BBL clash at Adelaide Oval.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Friday's second ODI between Australia and India shapes as a high run-scoring contest, with the Rajkot ground one of the most distinctive in world cricket.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Englishmen Tom Curran and Alex Hales will renew their running battle when Sydney Thunder host Sydney Sixers at Olympic Park in this weekend's BBL derby.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Batsman Shreyas Iyer insists things are not as bad as they seem for India and the team can rebound from Tuesday's flogging against Australia in the second ODI.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Sydney Sixers' push for a BBL title will gather momentum when Steve Smith returns, with the BBL club hoping he will be back for next week's clash with Brisbane.
  • Thu, Jan 16, 2020
    Virat Kohli has been handed the ICC Spirit of Cricket award for telling India's fans to cheer Steve Smith rather than boo him at last year's World Cup.


2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    The AFL will monitor the coronavirus outbreak in China ahead of a proposed match between St Kilda and Port Adelaide in May.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Gaelic football star Cathal McShane has yet to let Irish club Tyrone know his final decision over a proposed move to the AFL.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    They combined to win Richmond an AFL premiership last year so Tigers' big man Ivan Soldo sees no reason to abandon the pair's dual ruck roles.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Grant Birchall endured tough finals losses before Hawthorn's AFL flag three-peat and he is planning to pass that experience on to his new Brisbane teammates.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    Former Western Bulldogs captain Katie Brennan's move to Richmond has been one of the most talked about of the AFLW off-season, but she hasn't looked back.
  • Mon, Jan 20, 2020
    After a season full of injury and trade speculation, St Kilda defender Jake Carlisle says his fifth AFL season at the club will be his best one yet.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Richmond coach Damien Hardwick says the door remains ajar for Alex Rance to backflip on his retirement but wants his former defender to be happy.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    RIchmond and Victoria coach Damien Hardwick says February's bushfire relief AFL game could be the catalyst to see the return of State of Origin in the future.


2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Caitlin Bassett will lead Australia against the Super Netball All-stars In a bushfire relief charity match but has made no decision about her long-term future.
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Boxer Jeff Horn is willing to comprise amid stalled negotiations between his camp and that of Tim Tszyu, saying he is happy not to have a rematch clause.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    The Kookaburras' Olympic challenge comes into focus after a second successive loss to Belgium in their Pro League hockey clash at Sydney Olympic Park.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    A ball Tom Brady threw in the 2018 Super Bowl and a jersey signed by Australian punter Mitch Wishnowsky will raise money for bushfire relief.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Having fled her hometown of Milton during the bushfire crisis, Hockeyroo Kalindi Commerford is now using Pro League matches to raise funds for the area.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Disputes over a rematch clause and the amount of rounds are the major sticking points preventing an April boxing bout between Jeff Horn and Tim Tszyu.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Captain Aran Zalewski and coach Colin Batch say the Kookaburras are ready for pressure and expectations to go up as they build towards the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Australia believe the Hockey Pro League, which starts with matches against Belgium in Sydney this weekend, will be an ideal platform to push for Olympic gold.


2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Australia's Gabi Ruffels will not compete at the Augusta National Women's Amateur, opting to play the ANA Inspiration, a women's professional major.


2020 January
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    South Sydney fullback Latrell Mitchell will get his first taste at No.1 in 2020 after being named in the Indigenous All Stars team to play Maori All Stars.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Canberra recruit Curtis Scott is the latest to add to the NRL's off-field summer of woe after being charged with allegedly assaulting a police officer.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Canberra NRL recruit Curtis Scott is facing charges of assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest following an incident in Sydney.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    St Helens captain James Roby is on track to return from injury in next month's World Club Challenge against NRL champions Sydney Roosters.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Brisbane coach Anthony Seibold predicts Darius Boyd will bounce back to his best after stripping him of the Broncos captaincy for the 2020 NRL season.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Veteran Alex Glenn has been unveiled as Brisbane's new skipper but coach Anthony Seibold says ex-captain Darius Boyd will remain a leader at the NRL club.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Months after standing at an NRL crossroads, Alex Glenn has vowed to step up as Brisbane captain and lead the glamour club back to greatness in 2020.
  • Thu, Jan 23, 2020
    Prized North Queensland recruit Valentine Holmes says he is confident of bouncing back to his best in his NRL return after a rewarding Cowboys pre-season.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Gold Coast's players "knew they needed to pick up their game" to prove their NRL doubters wrong in 2020, according to the club's ex-fullback Michael Gordon.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Ex-Kiwis hooker Danny Levi has been released from his contract with the Newcastle Knights and is believed to have signed with Manly for the 2020 NRL season.
  • Tue, Jan 21, 2020
    Brisbane winger Corey Oates admits he will have to impress in the NRL pre-season to hold out the Broncos young guns after recovering from a leg infection.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson insists he has no ill-feeling towards Latrell Mitchell after he signed with NRL rivals South Sydney.


2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020
    Aston Villa are through to the English League Cup final after beating Leicester City 2-1 in their second leg semi-final at Villa Park on Tuesday.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    International stars including Didier Drogba, Dwight Yorke and David Trezeguet have been confirmed for the Football For Fires match in Sydney in May.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Perth Glory have signed experienced defender Tarek Elrich just days after the 33-year-old left fellow A-League club Western Sydney Wanderers.
  • Tue, Jan 28, 2020
    Sydney FC have accepted a two-game ban for German midfielder Alexander Baumjohann following his red card in last weekend's 3-0 win over Melbourne Victory.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    A six-hour delay at Melbourne airport has only added to the lack of pre-match preparation for Melbourne Victory ahead of their ACL playoff with Kashima.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    After 16 rounds of the A-League season, Adelaide United have snatched fifth place on the table, while Sydney FC are out to a 10-point lead at the top.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Newcastle's A-League struggles are tempting interim coach Craig Deans to risk veteran Irish midfielder Wes Hoolahan for Saturday's clash with Western United.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Coach Mark Rudan says he'd like Western United to have a consistent home ground beyond this A-League season but won't use their different venues as an excuse.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    A look of round 16 of the A-League, where Sydney FC have gone 10 points clear and Adelaide have leapfrogged Western United to seize fifth place on the table.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Sydney FC midfielder Alexander Baumjohann is facing a two-match ban for his red-card from last weekend's 3-0 A-League win over Melbourne Victory.
  • Mon, Jan 27, 2020
    Defending W-League champions Sydney FC have signed Canada's Lindsay Agnew and teen Julia Vignes after the exit of Matildas pair Caitlin Foord and Chloe Logarzo.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Melbourne City coach Erick Mombaerts says a tough 0-0 draw with Perth Glory is a starting point for his team to attack the second half of the A-League season.
  • Sun, Jan 26, 2020
    Adelaide United have seen off Western United 4-3 in a dramatic clash at Whitten Oval to leapfrog their opponents into fifth place on the A-League table.
  • Sat, Jan 25, 2020
    Newcastle interim coach Craig Deans says it's time for a full-time manager to take charge and make the big decisions needed at the struggling A-League club.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    He believes it's the most organised defence in the A-League and Melbourne City coach Erick Mombaerts admits he's wary of Perth Glory's purple wall.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    They're on the winning run of their lives, but Perth Glory aren't content just yet as they gear up for an A-League blockbuster with Melbourne City.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Central Coast have not given up on their A-League finals hopes, but will need to overcome an in-form Brisbane side in Gosford to get their season back on track.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Wellington Phoenix have beaten an unlucky Newcastle Jets 2-1 to cement fourth place in the A-League and leave the visitors languishing in last place.
  • Fri, Jan 24, 2020
    Sydney FC have strengthened their hold on top spot in the A-League with a comfortable 3-0 win over Melbourne Victory, but saw Alexander Baumjohann sent off.