National Sport

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Ponting compares world No.3 Kane Williamson to Steve Smith

Ponting compares world No.3 Kane Williamson to Steve Smith

When he first encountered Kane Williamson in 2011, Ricky Ponting didn’t rate his batting. The Kiwi skipper is now No.3 in the world and has Ponting's admiration

AFL captain demoted after supporter backlash

AFL captain demoted after supporter backlash

Port Adelaide have scrapped their ridiculed co-captaincy model after just one season, with their 2020 season skipper announced on Friday

Burgess’s salary wiped from Souths’ cap

Burgess’s salary wiped from Souths’ cap

Cashed-up South Sydney will be able to hit the market and spend big after Sam Burgess was given complete exemption from the salary cap

Radical NRL revamp labelled a ‘recipe for disaster’

Radical NRL revamp labelled a ‘recipe for disaster’

The NRL has revealed a host of changes that will shake up the sport in 2020 — but not everyone’s on board with all the big shifts

‘Only tart in this house’: Phoebe Burgess’ takes a swipe

premium_icon ‘Only tart in this house’: Phoebe Burgess’ takes a swipe

Phoebe Burgess has taken a not-so-subtle swipe at her estranged NRL player hubby Sam Burgess, posting a baking photo perceived to be a dig at his waitress fling

‘Governance geek’ appointed to guide FFA into new era

premium_icon ‘Governance geek’ appointed to guide FFA into new era

People who have worked with FFA CEO designate James Johnson say his style is "collegiate" and "consensus building", qualities that will be tested to the full

Ice hockey legend: how I ended up in bed with Cher

Ice hockey legend: how I ended up in bed with Cher

Sports legend Ron Duguay has “never been a kiss-and-tell type of guy” but has finally lifted the lid on a famous night with pop star Cher

Star’s rejection opens up Latrell lifeline

Star’s rejection opens up Latrell lifeline

Cronulla star Matt Moylan has rejected a move to the Wests Tigers, opening the door for the club to make another play for Latrell Mitchell

Grace Harris a star before she even bats or bowls

premium_icon Grace Harris a star before she even bats or bowls

With a television microphone strapped to her chest, Harris has been roaming entertainment show across the WBBL season.

Cummins: I wouldn’t turn down Test captaincy

premium_icon Cummins: I wouldn’t turn down Test captaincy

The calls for Pat Cummins to take over the Test captaincy from Tim Paine has received another high-powered vote of confidence.

Boyd: ‘I never thought about giving the game away’

premium_icon Boyd: ‘I never thought about giving the game away’

The Broncos skipper has opened up about leadership, his critics and why he’ll do whatever he must to bring the glory days back.

Timmy tipped to help revive former club’s fortunes

premium_icon Timmy tipped to help revive former club’s fortunes

Tim Cahill could return to his beloved Everton as part of a fresh managerial team in the wake of Marco Silva’s sacking.

Jones: Nine blunders that ruined rugby

Jones: Nine blunders that ruined rugby

Alan Jones has blasted a “delusional” Raelene Castle — not just for Rugby Australia’s treatment of Israel Folau but a long list of mistakes.

10 Blues who will define Silvagni’s legacy

premium_icon 10 Blues who will define Silvagni’s legacy

It’s how these 10 players develop over the coming seasons that will have a big say on how Stephen Silvagni will be remembered.

Noffke in positive mindset ahead of WBBL title defence

premium_icon Noffke in positive mindset ahead of WBBL title defence

Sunshine Coast product and Brisbane Heat coach Ashley Noffke says he’s feeling comfortable ahead of his side’s bid to defend a Women’s Big Bash League crown.

United to turn City’s season upside down

premium_icon United to turn City’s season upside down

United might be just the right team at the wrong time and could tilt the title race in Liverpool’s favour.

How RA boss’ 15-minute meeting could doom rugby

premium_icon How RA boss’ 15-minute meeting could doom rugby

It’s the Raelene Castle decision that could cost Rugby Australia much more than the Israel Folau settlement.

Why Kiwis must unleash express quick on Aussies

premium_icon Why Kiwis must unleash express quick on Aussies

With New Zealand being talked up as big chances of knocking off Australia for the first time in 30 years, one former star has implored them not to take a...

Thu 5 Dec 2019

Scott’s Stonehaven hopes go up in smoke

premium_icon Scott’s Stonehaven hopes go up in smoke

Pre-tournament favourite Adam Scott is danger of missing the cut after a horror opening round at the Australian Open.

Court told what led to SANFL star’s 3am bashing

premium_icon Court told what led to SANFL star’s 3am bashing

Prosecutors have outlined how rumours at a footy club function allegedly led to the late-night bashing of Magarey medallist Grant Fielke at his home

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