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2020 January
  • Mon, Jan 13, 2020
    Australia's women's water polo team will know how their Tokyo preparation is tracking after three games against undisputed world No.1 USA in Brisbane this week.
  • Sun, Jan 12, 2020
    If Michael Dickson's Seattle reach the NFC title game against San Francisco it will guarantee an Australian punter will play in this year's Super Bowl.
  • Thu, Jan 09, 2020
    Matt Leo will have a decisive advantage over NFL Pathway program graduates Valentine Holmes and Jordan Mailata after three years playing for Iowa State.
  • Thu, Jan 09, 2020
    A genuine Olympic gold medal prospect and a much-anticipated domestic super fight headline a year full of exciting possibilities for Australian boxing.
  • Wed, Jan 08, 2020
    The ongoing fundraising to aid the victims of the Australian bushfires has received further high-profile support from local and global sporting stars.
  • Sun, Jan 05, 2020
    World No.1 tennis player Ashleigh Barty has pledged to donate all of her Brisbane International prize money to the fundraising efforts for bushfire victims.
  • Wed, Jan 01, 2020
    The last boat has crossed the finish line in the 75th edition of the Sydney to Hobart, capping a race where Comanche and Ichi Ban took the major honours.
2019 December
  • Tue, Dec 31, 2019
    Jeff Sloan's Archie was declared the winner of the Melbourne to Hobart yacht race after French entrant Guillaume Leroux's Lord Jiminy took line honours.
  • Tue, Dec 31, 2019
    The smaller boats still sailing in the Sydney to Hobart have been shaken by wild seas and winds, with several not expected to finish until the New Year. .
  • Mon, Dec 30, 2019
    Ichi Ban has taken out handicap honours in the 75th edition of the Sydney to Hobart, claiming the Tattersall Cup for the second time in three years.
  • Sat, Dec 28, 2019
    Supermaxi Comanche has taken out the 75th Sydney to Hobart yacht race, with skipper Jim Cooney admitting there were some nervy moments nearing the finish line.
  • Thu, Dec 26, 2019
    Wild Oats XI and Comanche are resuming their great Sydney to Hobart rivalry with a cat and mouse tactical battle looming between the two supermaxis.
  • Thu, Dec 26, 2019
    Supermaxi Comanche is a big line honours contender in the Sydney to Hobart, but Jim Cooney's other boat Maserati could be the first under 100 foot to finish.
  • Wed, Dec 25, 2019
    A large contingent of high quality middle length yachts are looming as the favourites for handicap honours in this year's Sydney to Hobart.
  • Wed, Dec 25, 2019
    A rebuilt Wild Oats XI is ready to take on four supermaxi rivals and shoot for a 10th line honours title in the 75th Sydney to Hobart starting on Thursday.
  • Tue, Dec 24, 2019
    Comanche is aiming for a blistering start to the Sydney to Hobart to try and build a good lead before conditions change in favour of the other supermaxis.
  • Tue, Dec 24, 2019
    The Sydney to Hobart race fleet is not expected to encounter very strong winds until Monday or Tuesday, when most of the 157 yachts should have finished.
  • Mon, Dec 23, 2019
    Weather forecasts suggest the 75th Sydney to Hobart yacht race will be a slow one, with Wild Oats XI skipper Mark Richards expecting a tactical race.
  • Mon, Dec 23, 2019
    Wild Oats XI and Comanche have dominated the battle for line honours in the Sydney to Hobart but sailing star Tom Slingsby says Black Jack is a serious threat.
  • Mon, Dec 23, 2019
    Highly-successful New Zealand netball coach Noeline Taurua has extended her contract by a year and is targetting further improvement from the world champions.
  • Sat, Dec 21, 2019
    Tokyo Games prospect Jake Lilley has finished the Finn Gold Cup sailing world championship in fifth place after winning the final race in Melbourne on Saturday.
  • Fri, Dec 20, 2019
    The short-term future of the long-running Dapto greyhound races has been saved after racing authorities and the track operator settled their feud.
  • Fri, Dec 20, 2019
    The Bureau of Meteorology has delivered a tricky long-range forecast for this year's Sydney to Hobart yacht race as skippers brace for challenging conditions..
  • Thu, Dec 19, 2019
    Sydney-based Tim Tszyu may have to travel to Brisbane if he wants a mooted domestic light middleweight superfight boxing showdown against Jeff Horn.
  • Thu, Dec 19, 2019
    Jeff Horn is set to drop down to light-middleweight after his dramatic boxing win over Michael Zerafa, whose team is considering protesting against the result.
  • Wed, Dec 18, 2019
    A spirited fightback from the Australian men's water polo team was not enough to overcome European heavyweights Croatia in the first of their three matches.
  • Wed, Dec 18, 2019
    Jeff Horn's trainer Glenn Rushton says there will be no interest in a third boxing bout with Michael Zerafa if his fighter avenges his loss in the rematch.
  • Tue, Dec 17, 2019
    Maria Folau has ended her illustrious netball career in understated fashion, with the 150-Test great farewelled in a Netball NZ press release.
  • Tue, Dec 17, 2019
    Jeff Horn's trainer Glenn Rushton has hit back at criticism from the camp of Michael Zerafa in the lead-up to Wednesday's boxing bout in Brisbane.
  • Tue, Dec 17, 2019
    Newly crowned UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski is keen to defend his title in Australia, having returned home with a potentially broken hand.
  • Mon, Dec 16, 2019
    Jeff Horn hasn't been tempted by pizza two days before his rematch with Michael Zerafa, having been berated by his trainer for eating it before the first bout.
  • Mon, Dec 16, 2019
    The opposing camps of Michael Zerafa and Jeff Horn had plenty to say in the boxers' last media conference before Wednesday's middleweight rematch in Brisbane.
  • Mon, Dec 16, 2019
    Australia's newly-crowned UFC featherweight king Alex Volkanovski is as confident of winning a rematch with Max Holloway as he was of winning their first bout.
  • Mon, Dec 16, 2019
    Australian surfers Julian Wilson, Jack Freestone and Soli Bailey will have to wait at least another day for the action to resume at the Pipe Masters in Hawaii.
  • Sun, Dec 15, 2019
    Perth's WACA Ground is set for a multi-million dollar boost as part of a city deal in the works between the Western Australian and federal governments.
  • Thu, Dec 12, 2019
    Michael Zerafa's trainer Sam La Bruna won't be in his corner for next week's rematch with Jeff Horn, but he will send his charge advice via phone messages.
  • Wed, Dec 11, 2019
    Collingwood will face New Zealand champions Central Pulse in the semi-finals of the Super Club netball tournament in Nelson after winning all three pool games.
  • Wed, Dec 11, 2019
    Australia's Alex Volkanovski plans to complete his transition from a handy regional rugby league player to a UFC world champion in Las Vegas this weekend.
  • Tue, Dec 10, 2019
    Collingwood have made it three wins from as many pool games in the Super Club netball tournament in New Zealand with a 53-41 victory over Northern Stars.
  • Sun, Dec 08, 2019
    Rio Olympic silver medallists Lisa Darmanin and Jason Waterhouse have struggled in the medal race at the Nacra 17 world championships and settled for bronze.
  • Sun, Dec 08, 2019
    Nine-time Sydney to Hobart line honours winner Wild Oats XI is set to contest Tuesday's Big Boat Challenge with her repaired mast installed on Sunday.
  • Sat, Dec 07, 2019
    Olympic silver medallists Lisa Darmanin and Jason Waterhouse share the lead entering the medal race at the Nacra 17 sailing world championships.
  • Sat, Dec 07, 2019
    Australia's Alex Volkanovski is heading to Las Vegas for next weekend's title fight with UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway in a confident frame of mind.
  • Sat, Dec 07, 2019
    Queensland--based challenger Dennis Hogan has been on the receiving end of an abusive rant from WBC middleweight champion Jermall Charlo at their weigh-in.
  • Fri, Dec 06, 2019
    Leading Australian sailors Lisa Darmanin and Jason Waterhouse have a gold medal in their sights at the Nacra 17 world championships after climbing to second.
  • Fri, Dec 06, 2019
    Tim Tszyu remains on course for a junior middleweight boxing world title shot next year after a convincing fourth-round stoppage of Jack Brubaker in Sydney.
  • Fri, Dec 06, 2019
    Darcy Lussick has called out former AFL star Barry Hall after stopping another rugby league identity Justin Hodges in the first round of their boxing bout.
  • Wed, Dec 04, 2019
    World ranked junior middleweight boxer Tim Tszyu's promoter is still pursuing a WBO title even though a prospective opponent lost last weekend.
  • Tue, Dec 03, 2019
    Stephanie Gilmore says it was tough to take down Tyler Wright in the final of the Maui Pro, which was Wright's return to competition after a long illness.
  • Tue, Dec 03, 2019
    Making a successful return to surfing competition from illness, Tyler Wright says she's not sure of her 2020 competition schedule with health her priority.
  • Mon, Dec 02, 2019
    After a full day of talks at a Melbourne court, sacked Wallaby Israel Folau and Rugby Australia have not yet reached a settlement over his compensation claim.
  • Mon, Dec 02, 2019
    The Sydney to Hobart's first predominantly Aboriginal crew hope their participation in this year's race will stimulate sailing interest for younger people.
  • Mon, Dec 02, 2019
    Australian Tyler Wright is just three heat wins away from claiming the Maui Pro title in Hawaii to cap off her stunning comeback to competitive surfing.
  • Sun, Dec 01, 2019
    She's won the Liz Ellis Diamond for being Australian netball's best player in 2019 but shooter Gretel Tippett insists she has a lot of things to add to her game
2019 November
  • Sat, Nov 30, 2019
    Shooter Gretel Tippett has won the 2019 Liz Ellis Diamond, recognising the outstanding Australian netballer in domestic and international competition.
  • Thu, Nov 28, 2019
    A man has died on Thursday afternoon after he was taken to hospital on Wednesday night following a shooting near Geelong.
  • Wed, Nov 27, 2019
    115-year-old yacht Katwinchar will become the oldest boat to race in the Sydney to Hobart, only two years after she was bought off Gumtree in total disrepair.
  • Wed, Nov 27, 2019
    Damaged Wild Oats XI will be ready to go for a 10th Sydney to Hobart line honours win, though the great supermaxi still has to qualify for the race.
  • Wed, Nov 27, 2019
    Queensland State of Origin great Justin Hodges wants to get in the ring with ex-NSW captain Paul Gallen, saying it is "what everyone wants to see".
  • Wed, Nov 27, 2019
    Police have reported an alleged shooting near the city of Geelong where a man has been taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    Australian punters have won the Ray Guy Award five of the last six years with past victors Michael Dickson and Mitch Wishnowsky going on to star in the NFL.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    Anointed by Kurt Fearnley as his successor, Ryley Batt will join Danni Di Toro as co-captain of Australia's Paralympic team for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    Quadruple Olympic gold medallist Ben Ainslie will spearhead the British challenge to inaugural SailGP champions Australia after signing up for the 2020 series.
  • Tue, Nov 19, 2019
    Injury has prevented Ellyse Perry from collecting an award for athlete of the year at the NSW Champions of Sport awards, where cricket and women excelled.
  • Sat, Nov 16, 2019
    Goalkeeper Hannah Astbury played a pivotal role before the Brisbane Blaze became the first Hockey One women's champion with a shootout win over Melbourne.
  • Sat, Nov 16, 2019
    Paul Gallen didn't win any new fans in Melbourne after saying he should have won his Code War fight against Barry Hall, which was scored a majority draw.
  • Sat, Nov 16, 2019
    NSW Pride has ended their unbeaten men's Hockey One campaign in style to claim the revamped national league by hammering Brisbane Blaze 8-3 in the final.
  • Sat, Nov 16, 2019
    Jai Opetaia has stopped former world cruiserweight title contender Mark Flanagan in a performance likely to boost his boost his boxing world rankings.
  • Sat, Nov 16, 2019
    Eric Griffin got the scoreboard moving but he needs to use his athletic frame to better use on the boards if the Sixers are to start winning again.
  • Fri, Nov 15, 2019
    Former AFL star Barry Hall says he's undecided whether he'll back up from his Code War fight to Paul Gallen even if he wins their bout in Melbourne.
  • Fri, Nov 15, 2019
    Brisbane Blaze can claim both the men's and women's trophies in the Hockey One League but will have to upset NSW Pride and Hockey Club Melbourne respectively.
  • Fri, Nov 15, 2019
    Australian boxer Andrew Moloney has won the interim WBA super flyweight world title with a TKO after his fight with US-based boxer Elton Dharry was stopped.
  • Fri, Nov 15, 2019
    New Sunshine Coast Lightning coach Kylee Byrne is far from daunted by succeeding Noeline Taurua and wants to build on her predecessor's legacy.
  • Thu, Nov 14, 2019
    US-based boxer Elton Dharry says he has the measure of Melbourne fighter Andrew Moloney as they pair battle for the interim WBA super flyweight world title.
  • Thu, Nov 14, 2019
    Barry Hall and Paul Gallen say their pre-fight banter has turned into genuine hatred as they prepare for Friday night's Code War in Melbourne.
  • Thu, Nov 14, 2019
    A thousand protesters blocked streets and marched to the Victorian parliament calling for justice after a teenager was fatally shot in the Northern Territory.
  • Wed, Nov 13, 2019
    Former AFL footballer Barry Hall says he's improved "out of sight" in his lead-up to his fight against Paul Gallen - and says his opponent is preparing excuses.
  • Wed, Nov 13, 2019
    Australia's netball rivalry with New Zealand is back at fever pitch level, prompting Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander to push for an annual five-Test series.
  • Tue, Nov 12, 2019
    Coach Lisa Alexander says it's time for netball's Diamonds to join other Australian women's international sports teams and operate from central contracts.
  • Sat, Nov 09, 2019
    Brisbane have beaten Adelaide 3-0 in the women's Hockey One semi-final to book a place in the inaugural grand final with either HC Melbourne or Canberra Chill.
  • Sat, Nov 09, 2019
    NSW have thrashed HC Melbourne 6-2 to set up a men's Hockey One grand final with Brisbane, who demolished Tassie 7-1 in their last-four clash.
  • Fri, Nov 08, 2019
    Australia's World Para Athletics Championships have got off to a golden start with Jaryd Clifford winning gold in the vision-impaired 1500m final.
  • Fri, Nov 08, 2019
    Australia's beach volleyballers have been forced to change plans as they bid to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics with funding removed for a Sydney lead-up event.
  • Thu, Nov 07, 2019
    Former rugby league great Paul Gallen says his Code War fight is set up for ex-AFL star Barry Hall to win, making him even more determined to knock Hall out.
  • Thu, Nov 07, 2019
    Melbourne boxer Andrew Moloney says his preparation for next week's WBA world interim super flyweight fight against Elton Dharry couldn't have been better.
  • Sun, Nov 03, 2019
    NSW Pride have smashed Brisbane Blaze 5-0 to finish the regular Hockey One season undefeated at the top of the table and go into the finals as title favourites.
  • Sat, Nov 02, 2019
    Celebrities including US actress Lindsay Lohan were more thankful than ever for the shelter of Birdcage marquees on a wet Derby Day.
  • Sat, Nov 02, 2019
    Ahead of her Noosa Triathlon defence, a candid Ashleigh Gentle admits she's learnt plenty during a tough season which had left her hating the sport at times.
  • Fri, Nov 01, 2019
    Australians Ross Clarke-Jones and Mick Corbett have earned invitations to compete at the inaugural big-wave Nazare Tow Surfing Challenge event in Portugal.
  • Fri, Nov 01, 2019
    Former Noosa Triathlon winner Jake Birtwhistle wants to bounce back from a forgettable 2018 race but South African Henri Schoeman shapes as a massive threat.
2019 October
  • Thu, Oct 31, 2019
    The stage has been set for an explosive boxing rematch between Jeff Horn and Michael Zerafa after their press conference descended into a slanging match.
  • Wed, Oct 30, 2019
    The overall winner of the 2016 Sydney to Hobart has pipped both Wild Oats XI and the Australian SailGP team for Boat of the year at the World Sailing awards
  • Mon, Oct 28, 2019
    Paul Gallen and Barry Hall will go head to head in the ring but the ex-league star is unhappy his AFL counterpart will only fight two-minute rounds.
  • Sun, Oct 27, 2019
    Australian hopeful Sally Fitzgibbons needs a miracle in Hawaii to claim the WSL world title after losing her quarter-final to Tatiana Weston-Webb in Portugal.
  • Sun, Oct 27, 2019
    The Australian Diamonds have won the Constellation Cup for a seventh straight time after beating NZ in Sunday's winner-takes-all clash in Perth.
  • Fri, Oct 25, 2019
    The Constellation Cup netball series between Australia and New Zealand has come down to the wire in Perth, with a sellout crowd set to rock RAC Arena.
  • Thu, Oct 24, 2019
    The Silver Ferns will win their first Constellation Cup since 2012 if they can beat Australia in Sunday's showdown at Perth's RAC Arena.
  • Wed, Oct 23, 2019
    New Zealand lead the Constellation Cup netball series 2-1, but Australia will snatch the title if they can win the deciding match in Perth this Sunday.
  • Wed, Oct 23, 2019
    The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority says 19 athletes were issued show cause notices for doping violations in 2018-19 compared with 31 the previous year.
  • Wed, Oct 23, 2019
    Australian surfing's brains trust have turned to statisticians to help bridge the gap as the men face their worst season on tour in nearly 25 years.
  • Tue, Oct 22, 2019
    The original Ashes urn will be on show in Melbourne from next month, after Australia's cricketers successfully retained the trophy in England.


2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 15, 2020
    GWS have rejigged their leadership group for the 2020 AFL season, calling up foundation players Toby Greene and Jeremy Cameron plus Lachie Whitfield.


2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 15, 2020
    Moises Henriques says homophobic slurs are a big issue for cricket to confront, detailing his pride at Sydney Sixers' commitment to LGBTI+ inclusion.


2019 December
  • Sun, Dec 08, 2019
    Brisbane have denied they've made any approach to bring Israel Folau back to the NRL club following media reports they were pursuing the former Wallabies star.