National Sport

Mon 19 Aug 2019

Nailbiting season closest in two decades

premium_icon Nailbiting season closest in two decades

A combination of momentum swings and low scoring has produced the closest AFL season in 20 years as Round 22 whet the appetite for a finals series to remember.

Baynes: ‘We’ll come out swinging at Team USA’

premium_icon Baynes: ‘We’ll come out swinging at Team USA’

Boomers star Aron Baynes says Australia will be given a perfect World Cup preparation when they face the star-studded Team USA in Melbourne this week.

Changes imminent as Paine’s patience wears thin

premium_icon Changes imminent as Paine’s patience wears thin

The name of Marcus Harris was quick to Tim Paine’s lips followingthe drawn Test at Lord’s, suggesting a possible top-order reshuffle for Australia in third Test

NRL reacts to Cameron Smith’s latest dirty trick

premium_icon NRL reacts to Cameron Smith’s latest dirty trick

Cameron Smith will receive an official warning from the NRL after shocking images emerged of the Storm captain pulling the ears of Canberra’s Bailey Simonsson.

Eels forward Lane apologises for costly ‘joke’ gone wrong

Eels forward Lane apologises for costly ‘joke’ gone wrong

Parramatta forward Shaun Lane has apologised for the photo that earned him a $17,500 fine and says he felt like an idiot after a costly joke backfired.

Run home: Top four battle, finals up for grabs

premium_icon Run home: Top four battle, finals up for grabs

South Sydney’s slump has opened the door wide open in the race for a top-four spot. Check out our prediction of how the ladder will finish.

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