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2021 April
  • Sat, Apr 17, 2021
    Adelaide Crows and Brisbane Lions women's players will crash through the first footy banners created by AFL cheer squads since the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
  • Sat, Apr 17, 2021
    Mick Fanning has made a bumpy start to his comeback event, with the three-time world champion forced into the elimination round at the Narrabeen Classic.
  • Thu, Apr 15, 2021
    As he prepares to make a cameo appearance the WSL event in Narrabeen, Mick Fanning admits he's slightly in awe of Brazil's dominant generation of surfers.
  • Thu, Apr 15, 2021
    Hockeyroos veterans Rachael Lynch and Georgina Morgan have successfully appealed their axing, but their fate still remains up in the air.
  • Sat, Apr 10, 2021
    Defending world surfing champion Italo Ferreira has claimed success over fellow Brazilian Gabriel Medina in the final of the WSL event in Newcastle.
  • Sat, Apr 10, 2021
    Hawaiian Carissa Moore has capped a dominant display at the Newcastle Cup by defeating Australian rookie Isabella Nichols in the final of the WSL event.
  • Fri, Apr 09, 2021
    Giant-killer Morgan Cibilic continued his dominant run at the WSL's Newcastle Cup while fellow local Ryan Callinan will meet him in the quarter-finals.
  • Fri, Apr 09, 2021
    Three-time world surfing champion Mick Fanning will come out of retirement to compete as a wildcard as this month's WSL leg in Narrabeen.
  • Fri, Apr 09, 2021
    Australians Isabella Nichols and Keely Andrew have posted quarter-final upsets to set up a last four showdown against each other at the WSL event in Newcastle.
  • Thu, Apr 08, 2021
    Local WSL tour rookie Morgan Cibilic has produced a stunning upset to eliminate two-time world champion John John Florence at the Newcastle Cup event.
  • Wed, Apr 07, 2021
    The men's and women's Newcastle Cup is on hold until at least Thursday after officials declared a lay day at Merewether Beach on Wednesday.
  • Tue, Apr 06, 2021
    The NRL's Warriors and A-League's Wellington Phoenix won't be rushing home to New Zealand despite confirmation of a travel bubble opening with Australia.
  • Mon, Apr 05, 2021
    The WSL event at Newcastle's Merewether Beach has been put on hold for a fourth day in a row, with organisers to review conditions on Tuesday.
  • Sun, Apr 04, 2021
    The WSL event at Newcastle's Merewether Beach has been put on hold for a third straight day, with organisers hoping to resume competition on Monday.
  • Fri, Apr 02, 2021
    The World Surf League event at Newcastle will be on hold until at least Sunday after organisers called lay days for Friday and Saturday.
  • Thu, Apr 01, 2021
    Ryan Callinan has exploited his home advantage as the revised World Surf League's Championship Tour returned to Newcastle for the first time since 1993.
  • Thu, Apr 01, 2021
    Unbeaten Tim Tszyu is looking for a big international fight after his emphatic win over Dennis Hogan, reiterating he wants to be a "global boxing star".
  • Thu, Apr 01, 2021
    Undefeated super welterweight boxer Tim Tszyu has taken his record to 18-0 with an emphatic win over Dennis Hogan in their Steel City Showdown in Newcastle.
  • Thu, Apr 01, 2021
    After a long battle with illness, two-time world surfing champion Tyler Wright continued her impressive WSL return with a round-one win in Newcastle.
2021 March
  • Wed, Mar 31, 2021
    Hawaiian John John Florence will look to keep his World Surf League lead when competition restarts in Newcastle after a three-month break due to COVID-19.
  • Wed, Mar 31, 2021
    Gold Coast will relocate to Sydney to play Canberra at Kogarah in an NRL double-header after North Queensland's clash with Cronulla was also moved south.
  • Tue, Mar 30, 2021
    New Hockeyroos coach Katrina Powell will have less than four months to unite a fractured squad for the Tokyo Olympics, but she's up for the challenge.
  • Tue, Mar 30, 2021
    The NBL has postponed four games and sent the Brisbane Bullets on the road as restrictions are placed on NRL players and some in the AFL.
  • Mon, Mar 29, 2021
    Brisbane's three-day lockdown because of a coronavirus outbreak has forced Australia's major sporting codes to act quickly to ensure their competitions go on.
  • Mon, Mar 29, 2021
    World title hopeful Tim Tszyu is refusing to buy into the trash talk coming from the camp of his next super welterweight opponent, Irishman Dennis Hogan.
  • Thu, Mar 25, 2021
    American surfer Lakey Peterson says the buzz around the World Surf League event in Newcastle makes it feel like the first competition of the season.
  • Wed, Mar 24, 2021
    Rugby league premiership winner and State of Origin star-turned world champion boxer Anthony Mundine has been hailed as one of Australia's greatest athletes.
  • Tue, Mar 23, 2021
    World title hopeful Tim Tszyu says mouthy Michael Zerafa's repeated efforts to draw him into the ring won't work as he pursues much bigger fights.
  • Sat, Mar 20, 2021
    There's no sure way to pick a winner in a footy-tipping competition, but there is some tried-and-tested logic, an experienced professor says.
  • Fri, Mar 19, 2021
    Ric Charlesworth enjoyed amazing success as Hockeyroos coach more than 20 years ago, but he's not sure if his style would suit the current team.
  • Thu, Mar 18, 2021
    Hockeyroos coach Paul Gaudoin has quit his post following the release of a damning independent review into the team, but CEO Matt Favier is keen to stay on.
  • Wed, Mar 17, 2021
    Paul Gaudoin has quit as Hockeyroos coach on the eve of the release of an independent investigation into allegations of a toxic culture within the team.
  • Wed, Mar 17, 2021
    Dennis Hogan is threatening to crash Tim Tszyu's party and take away his shot at the WBO super-welterweight title when the pair meet on March 31.
  • Wed, Mar 17, 2021
    With the Aussie team wanting to be called the Irukandjis, Sally Fitzgibbons is hoping to shock rivals at the Tokyo Games to secure the first surfing gold medal.
  • Mon, Mar 15, 2021
    Olympic silver medallist Matt Graham has won the Crystal Globe as the top-ranked male mogul skier on the World Cup circuit, matching aerialist Laura Peel.
  • Mon, Mar 15, 2021
    Former World Championship Tour surfer Laura Enever is one of three women who will compete at Tasmania's fearsome break Shipstern Bluff for the first time.
  • Sun, Mar 14, 2021
    Michael Zerafa has put an end to Anthony Mundine's career and is now after the fight he believes Australia wants to see - against budding superstar Tim Tszyu.
  • Sat, Mar 13, 2021
    Anthony Mundine's brilliant sporting career has come to an inglorious end with a first-round knockout against Michael Zerafa in a low-key bout in Bendigo.
  • Fri, Mar 12, 2021
    Michael Zerafa is still chasing a date with Tim Tszyu as he prepares to fight Anthony Mundine in what could be the last time 'The Man' steps into the ring.
  • Tue, Mar 09, 2021
    UFC superstar Robert Whittaker says he'd happily step into the ring for a heavyweight boxing showdown with NRL great Paul Gallen - 'if the money's right'.
  • Tue, Mar 09, 2021
    Australian boxing champion Tim Tszyu and UFC star Robert Whittaker have enjoyed several sparring sessions in Sydney before their respective next fights.
  • Mon, Mar 08, 2021
    Australia's Twenty20 World Cup hero Beth Mooney says 'the world is changing' as she reflects on the one-year anniversary of a life-changing cricket tournament.
  • Sun, Mar 07, 2021
    Australia's women have long done the heavy lifting at the Olympics and that's set to continue in Tokyo this year with more talent in their ranks.
  • Sun, Mar 07, 2021
    Former Australia captain Caitlin Bassett was left on the bench as New Zealand won 45-43 to seal netball's Constellation Cup series for the Silver Ferns.
  • Fri, Mar 05, 2021
    Australia coach Stacey Marinkovich is yet to make a call on rookie Cara Koenen or veteran shooter Caitlin Bassett for the third netball Test against NZ.
  • Wed, Mar 03, 2021
    Acting skipper Liz Watson has started her leadership stint in style by helping the Diamonds to a series-levelling 45-36 win against the Silver Ferns.
  • Mon, Mar 01, 2021
    The Australian Diamonds netball team will be aiming to snare the Constellation Cup for an eighth time in a row when they take on NZ in a four-Test series.
2021 February
  • Thu, Feb 25, 2021
    He made a triumphant return from an injury nightmare but Ali Day knows his job is only half done in this year's Ironman series as he chases a third crown.
  • Thu, Feb 25, 2021
    Liz Watson says the Diamonds have used their experience from hub life last year to prepare for the Constellation Cup Test series against New Zealand.
  • Thu, Feb 25, 2021
    Racing greyhounds in NSW will be electronically tracked to ensure they're not slaughtered and dumped, with the government spending $3.6 million on the scheme.
  • Wed, Feb 17, 2021
    Diamonds coach Stacey Marinkovich has not appointed a permanent skipper for the Constellation Cup series against the Silver Ferns.
  • Tue, Feb 16, 2021
    This year's World Surf League events in Australia will be held in quarantine bubbles in NSW and WA with the Gold Coast event at Snapper Rocks cancelled.
  • Sat, Feb 13, 2021
    Jarryd Hughes and Belle Brockhoff have won a historic gold medal for Australia at the World Championship snowboard cross mixed teams event in Sweden.
  • Fri, Feb 12, 2021
    Victoria's five-day COVID lockdown has had an immediate effect on domestic sport, with A-League matches postponed and AFLW games moving behind closed doors.
  • Fri, Feb 12, 2021
    Newcastle will host the World Surf League's first Australian stop in April but the tour will return to Bells Beach for three more years beyond that.
  • Mon, Feb 08, 2021
    Tom Brady has thrown three touchdown passes as Tampa Bay cruised to a 31-9 victory over Kansas City for the quarterback's record seventh Super Bowl title.
  • Mon, Feb 08, 2021
    Despite Victorian health authorities approving a daily Australian Open crowd of 30,000, only 17,922 people came through the gates at Melbourne Park on Monday.
  • Sat, Feb 06, 2021
    Australian skier Matt Graham has won silver in the dual moguls in Deer Valley, moving him to first place in the World Cup standings.
  • Thu, Feb 04, 2021
    West Coast Fever are adamant those responsible for organising two years of salary cap breaches are no longer part of the Super Netball club's set-up.
  • Tue, Feb 02, 2021
    Squash legend Nicol David, who was guided to glory by Australian Liz Irving, has been honoured with an award for being the greatest World Games athlete ever.
  • Mon, Feb 01, 2021
    Australian snowboarder Scotty James has won the silver medal, narrowly missing out on a third consecutive X Games halfpipe gold in Aspen, Colorado.
2021 January
  • Sun, Jan 31, 2021
    Australia's Bree Walker is excelling in the new Winter Olympic discipline of monobob and is expected to be among the favourites for the Beijing 2022 Games.
  • Sun, Jan 31, 2021
    Perth's five-day lockdown because of a coronavirus case has forced BBL and NBL officials to act quickly while other sports will almost certainly be affected.
  • Fri, Jan 29, 2021
    After a compressed 2020 season played mostly in a Queensland hub, Super Netball officials are hopeful of playing a full 14-week home and away 2021 season.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    The Diamonds will play four Tests in New Zealand in early March which will be the first under new Australia netball coach Stacey Marinkovich.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    A walkway to the MCG will be renamed after former AFL star Neale Daniher in recognition of his efforts to raise money for fighting motor neurone disease..
  • Sun, Jan 17, 2021
    Desperate to see the Nutri-Grain Ironman and Ironwoman series go ahead, organisers have opted to hold it exclusively in Kingscliff over two weekends.