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2021 January
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    As Australia and India do battle in the fourth Test in Brisbane, the caps of cricket legends Greg Chappell and Sunil Gavaskar are being auctioned for charity.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    The first of 15 charter flights carrying tennis players and officials has touched down in Melbourne, with the group whisked away to hotel quarantine.
  • Tue, Jan 12, 2021
    The independent investigation into claims of bullying within the Hockeyroos' set-up continues, with the two key investigators swapped out.
  • Thu, Jan 07, 2021
    Patrons at this week's A-League games in NSW will be required to wear masks, while the crowd capacity has been dropped from 50 per cent to 25 per cent.
  • Wed, Jan 06, 2021
    Hawaii's Sunset Open has been cancelled while California's Santa Cruz Pro was put on hold as the World Surf League navigates its way through the pandemic.
  • Fri, Jan 01, 2021
    Sail Melbourne international regatta has been cancelled for the first time in 29 years due to border restrictions and a venue being linked to coronavirus.
2020 December
  • Mon, Dec 28, 2020
    Australian Simon Whitlock's hopes of winning the world darts title were ended with a sub-par performance in an emphatic defeat to Poland's Krzysztof Ratajski.
  • Sun, Dec 27, 2020
    The Melbourne to Devonport is the only interstate yacht race on the sailing calendar over the Christmas period and Extasea is on track to break its race record.
  • Mon, Dec 21, 2020
    Two-time world surfing champion John John Florence has become the first Hawaiian to win the WSL's Pipeline Masters since the late Andy Irons in 2006.
  • Mon, Dec 21, 2020
    The Margaret River Pro has earned another three-year extension, meaning the event is locked in on the World Surf League tour calendar until 2024.
  • Sun, Dec 20, 2020
    Border closures seem certain to force the postponement of multiple A-League and W-League games, throwing the start of their respective seasons into disarray.
  • Sat, Dec 19, 2020
    Semi-finalists Sally Fitzgibbons and Tyler Wright face an anxious wait with low swells forcing two lay days at PipeIine, venue for the WSL's Maui Pro.
  • Fri, Dec 18, 2020
    Australian rookie Jack Robinson has set up a heat against surfing legend Kelly Slater following a dominant display in the WSL Tour event at Pipeline in Hawaii.
  • Fri, Dec 18, 2020
    Sport Integrity Australia chief David Sharpe has expressed disappointment at a ruling which halves Russia's ban after being accused of state-sponsored doping.
  • Thu, Dec 17, 2020
    James Bailey and Gordon Mathers, two of Australia's long shots at the world darts championship, were knocked out of the event at Alexandra Palace.
  • Thu, Dec 17, 2020
    Tim Tszyu has set up a world title showdown with either champion Patrick Teixeira or Brian Castano - and the ruthless Aussie doesn't care which one he faces.
  • Thu, Dec 17, 2020
    Paul Gallen isn't interested in fighting fellow NRL great Sonny Bill Williams, targeting UFC superstar Robert Whittaker instead after his latest boxing triumph.
  • Thu, Dec 17, 2020
    Australian heavyweight champion and Olympic medal prospect Justis Huni called out Paul Gallen for a headline bout in Townsville next February.
  • Thu, Dec 17, 2020
    The men's and women's World Surf League openers in Hawaii could both resume at Banzai Pipeline after a shark attack and COVID-19 case last week.
  • Wed, Dec 16, 2020
    Australia's aviation authority has granted Rex permission to fly Boeing 737-800 aircraft, paving the way for it to push into the Melbourne-Sydney flight market.
  • Wed, Dec 16, 2020
    Australian Tim Tszyu has beaten New Zealand's Bowyn Morgan in a brutal first-round knockout, putting him in reach of a world title.
  • Tue, Dec 15, 2020
    It would take a 'Wizard' to become world champ at 51 but dead-eyed Aussie Simon Whitlock says he's playing the darts of his life to conjure up that magic.
  • Tue, Dec 15, 2020
    UFC legend Mark Hunt has failed to land a lunging left hook on Paul Gallen during an explosive weigh-in ahead of their heavyweight showdown.
  • Mon, Dec 14, 2020
    Tim Tszyu's fight with Kiwi Bowyn Morgan has taken on extra significance with the World Boxing Organisation upgrading it to world title eliminator status.
  • Sun, Dec 13, 2020
    Australia's Brodie Summers has won the third World Cup medal of his career, finishing a close second in the moguls event in Sweden.
  • Sat, Dec 12, 2020
    The World Surf League's season-opening events in Hawaii has been suspended after CEO Erik Logan was among multiple staff to test positive for COVID-19.
  • Sat, Dec 12, 2020
    A shark attack followed by COVID-19 cases among World Surf League staff have stalled Tyler Wright and Sally Fitzgibbons in the Maui Pro semi-finals.
  • Fri, Dec 11, 2020
    The World Surf League's season-opening Pipe Masters won't be run on Friday or Saturday as officials wait for a bigger swell to hit Hawaii's North Shore.
  • Thu, Dec 10, 2020
    The women's World Surf League season-opening Maui Pro is set to be completed at another location after a fatal shark attack halted action at Honolua Bay.
  • Thu, Dec 10, 2020
    Australian WSL tour rookie Jack Robinson has delivered on the hype to win the final heat of the day, but other Australians struggled at the Pipe Masters.
  • Thu, Dec 10, 2020
    Everyone knows his famous father Kostya, but Tim Tszyu credits his grandfather Boris with navigating the 25-year-old's rise up the world's boxing ranks.
  • Wed, Dec 09, 2020
    Finals day for the opening round of the women's World Surf League event in Hawaii was postponed after a shark attack at Honolua Bay.
  • Wed, Dec 09, 2020
    Mikey Wright has won the first of a best of three heat battle in Hawaii with Italian surfer Leonardo Fioravanti for the wildcard spot on the world surf tour.
  • Tue, Dec 08, 2020
    InfoTrack has continued her impressive leadup form to the Sydney Hobart by taking line honours in the Big Boat Challenge.
  • Tue, Dec 08, 2020
    Australia's two-time world champion Tyler Wright made an epic start to the 2021 WSL season, dropping a perfect 10 in a quarter-final win over Stephanie Gilmore.
  • Mon, Dec 07, 2020
    Competition at the women's Maui Pro, the opening event of the World Surf League, has again been postponed as organisers await the arrival of a large swell.
  • Sun, Dec 06, 2020
    Australian star Neil Robertson booked a place in the UK Championship final with another command performance in the 6-2 semi-final win over China's Zhou Yuelong.
  • Sun, Dec 06, 2020
    The world's best female surfers are still waiting to start the World Surf League after another lay day was called at the Maui Pro in Hawaii.
  • Sat, Dec 05, 2020
    Australia's world No.1 Laura Peel has led from start to finish of the aerial skiing competition to claim the opening World Cup event in Finland.
  • Sat, Dec 05, 2020
    Australian Neil Robertson achieved another snooker landmark, notching up his 750th career century break en route to beating Mark Selby at the UK Championships.
  • Thu, Dec 03, 2020
    Australians Steph Gilmore, Sally Fitzgibbons, and Tyler Wright are among the contenders for the 2021 world surf title, but Carissa Moore stands in their way.
2020 November
  • Sun, Nov 29, 2020
    Neil Robertson was in red hot form as he launched his UK Championship bid with three total clearances of 135, 130 and 135 in a 6-1 demolition of Chris Wakelin.
  • Wed, Nov 25, 2020
    Wendy Tuck, the only woman to win an around-the-world yacht race, is embarking on a daring new challenge during this year's Sydney to Hobart blue-water classic.
  • Wed, Nov 25, 2020
    A bumper 89-strong fleet has been announced for the 76th annual Sydney to Hobart yacht race but super maxis Wild Oats XI and Comanche will be missing this year.
  • Wed, Nov 25, 2020
    Tim Tszyu wants to knock out Bowen Morgan next month in their Sydney stadium fight before lining up his next one against one of the "top boys" in his division.
  • Thu, Nov 19, 2020
    Andrew Moloney's team has filed an appeal after the Australian boxer's controversial WBA super flyweight result, arguing the referee made a "clear error".
  • Thu, Nov 19, 2020
    Former Diamonds netballer Megan Anderson is the new coach of the Queensland Firebirds, taking over from Roselee Jencke, who stepped down after 11 years.
  • Wed, Nov 18, 2020
    Gold Coast fighter Chelsea Hackett has lost her Contender Series flyweight fight with Victoria Leonardo in Las Vegas, with the American earning a UFC contract.
  • Mon, Nov 09, 2020
    North Melbourne have knocked back an application by former long-time Diamonds netball coach Lisa Alexander to become head coach at the AFL club.
  • Thu, Nov 05, 2020
    Australia netball great Madi Browne says she has "fire in the belly" to succeed in her new challenge as spearhead of English Superleague side Leeds Rhinos.
  • Wed, Nov 04, 2020
    The COVID-19 pandemic has restricted the number of international entrants in this year's Sydney to Hobart, but the race will proceed as planned on Boxing Day.
  • Mon, Nov 02, 2020
    Melbourne Cup crowds have been slipping in recent times but the global COVID-19 pandemic ensures attendance will sink to an all-time low this year.
  • Sun, Nov 01, 2020
    Australian boxer Jason Moloney has been knocked out in the seventh round of his bantamweight world-title fight against undefeated champion Naoya Inoue of Japan.
2020 October
  • Fri, Oct 30, 2020
    He's been written off ahead of his world title fight with Naoya Inoue, but Australian bantamweight Jason Moloney is primed to shock the Japanese champion.
  • Wed, Oct 28, 2020
    Tim Tszyu will fight New Zealand's Bowyn Morgan at Bankwest Stadium on December 16, while Paul Gallen will also take on UFC legend Mark Hunt.
  • Tue, Oct 27, 2020
    Australian Jason Moloney will be a rank outsider against unbeaten Japanese star Naoya Inoue in their WBA and IBF bantamweight world title fight on Sunday.
  • Thu, Oct 22, 2020
    Team camps are usually rigorous affairs, but Diamonds coach Stacey Marinkovich says her first one will be about strengthening relationships and setting goals.
  • Thu, Oct 22, 2020
    Super Netball says it will continue with the two-point Super Shot next season and will also introduce extra time for drawn matches in 2021.
  • Thu, Oct 22, 2020
    Health authorities are urging the 40,000 fans attending ANZ Stadium for the NRL grand final on Sunday to plan a COVID-safe method of travel in advance.
  • Wed, Oct 21, 2020
    Olympics-bound Justis Huni has set lofty goals ahead of Thursday's professional debut, where he'll historically fight for the Australian heavyweight title.
  • Wed, Oct 21, 2020
    New Australian netball coach Stacey Marinkovich will use a five-day camp to get to know players before making any call on Caitlin Bassett remaining captain.
  • Fri, Oct 16, 2020
    West Coast Fever will start as underdogs in Sunday's grand final against Melbourne Vixens, but the hot form of Jhaniele Fowler has given them a winning hope.
  • Fri, Oct 16, 2020
    Neil Robertson has rattled off another two century breaks en route to reaching the last 16 of the English Open but world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan is out.