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ANZ Stadium redevelopment timeline revealed 13/06/19
The major redevelopment of Sydney's ANZ Stadium will commence after next year’s State of Origin series, with the 2020 NRL Grand Final to be played at the SCG.   Full Story
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Sydney Football Stadium demolition update 10/06/19
Little remains of the Sydney Football Stadium, with demolition of the 45,000-seat Moore Park venue reaching its final stages.   Full Story
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Marvel Stadium wins Global Venue of the Year award 5/06/19
Melbourne's Marvel Stadium has been named Global Venue of the Year at TheStadiumBusiness Awards in Manchester.   Full Story
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North Queensland Stadium construction past half way 3/06/19
Construction of Townsville’s new North Queensland Stadium has passed the halfway point, with work to start on the roof in coming weeks.   Full Story
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Caulfield Racecourse set to undergo major redevelopment 22/05/19
The Melbourne Racing Club has unveiled a vision for its facilities including transforming Caulfield Racecourse into a state-of-the-art venue.   Full Story
ANZ Stadium redevelopment timeline revealed  ANZ Stadium redevelopment timeline revealed 13/06/19
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Marvel Stadium wins Global Venue of the Year award  Marvel Stadium wins Global Venue of the Year award 5/06/19
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Cricket World Cup 2019: England defeat Afghanistan, as Eoin Morgan stars

Eoin Morgan came out swinging in an innings that started with an awkward-looking tangle involving his opposing captain, and ended with a world-record clutter of sixes.


Women’s World Cup live blog: Jamaica vs Matildas

The Matildas have made three changes to their starting XI to face Jamaica in their final group game.


Matildas v Jamaica ultimate guide: Everything you need to know

Group C at the Women’s World Cup is coming down to the wire, with the Matildas eager to book a place in the last 16 by avoiding defeat to Jamaica.


Blues to call on referees boss to rub out Maroons’ wrestling tactics ahead of Origin II

A controversy over wrestling techniques is threatening to explode ahead of State of Origin II, with Blues players believed to be privately fuming at the Maroons’ tactics in the opening encounter.


Cricket World Cup 2019: Marcus Stoinis’ positive step in keeping WC dream alive

Marcus Stoinis’ hopes of playing in the World Cup again are still alive after he appeared to get through a fitness test without issue at Trent Bridge on Tuesday morning.


The permutations of Australia’s final World Cup group game against Jamaica, with Italy facing Brazil

It all comes down to this.


Cricket World Cup: Eoin Morgan breaks record for most sixes in an ODI innings

So much for that bad back.


WATCH: Son of Sachin Tendulkar makes waves with absolute jaffa for MCC Young Cricketers

With a last name like Tendulkar, Arjun - son of Sachin - was always going to catch the attention of cricket fans.


Axed Hawthorn star Jarryd Roughead is still fighting for another crack at AFL level

Four-time Hawthorn premiership forward Jarryd Roughead is desperate to earn another opportunity at AFL level, but won’t be shattered if he doesn’t play another game for Alastair Clarkson.


Maroons ‘freak’ who Munster can’t watch without blinking twice

Queensland No. 6 Cameron Munster has spoken about how playing with Kalyn Ponga as part of the Maroons has left him in awe of the fullback.


‘Treat it like it’s Origin’: Lebanon captain Robbie Farah tells international game to get serious

Robbie Farah has doubled down on his comments about players making themselves unavailable for international selection, saying Test level football should be treated with the same respect as Origin.


‘Folau is wrong’: Gosford priest slams Israel Folau over LGBT stance

A popular Anglican priest in Gosford has publicly spoken out against Israel Folau in the wake of his latest attack on gay and transgender people.


Ex-UEFA president Michel Platini arrested in France over awarding of 2022 World Cup to Qatar

Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, a judicial official said Tuesday.


Big Bash League 2019-20: Melbourne Stars chasing David Warner

The Melbourne Stars will do all they can to recruit David Warner for next season’s Big Bash League, declaring him the biggest name in world cricket.


Besieged Melbourne revamps Simon Goodwin’s coaching team in the mid-season break

Melbourne has made the unusual decision to restructure its coaching department midway through the season, following a disastrous start to 2019.


Andrew Fifita hit with three-game ban and will now miss Test between Tonga and New Zealand

Cronulla front-rower Andrew Fifita is “absolutely gutted” after being suspended for three games after failing to have a dangerous contact charge downgraded at the NRL judiciary.


Western United Football Club present jerseys for inaugural A-League season in 2019/20

They’re the A-League’s newest team and they clearly want to make a splash with how they look.


Fremantle recruit Rory Lobb cleared of stress fracture, set for surprise return in a month

Fremantle recruit Rory Lobb is set to make a surprise return in the next month after initially looking unlikely to play again this season due to a foot injury.


AFL tribunal live: Ben Stratton to explain pinching and stomping

Hawthorn will be without its captain until Round 16 after Ben Stratton was suspended for a total of two games for two separate incidents.


Former Origin star’s bombshell claim over anthem boycott axings

Former State of Origin star Timana Tahu has sensationally claimed the national anthem boycott contributed to NSW axing Latrell Mitchell and Cody Walker from its team.


AFL 2019, Fox Footy Podcast: Fans unsure of ‘where the line is’, says Bob Murphy

The AFL crowd control debate is “a bit of a mess”, according to Western Bulldogs champion Bob Murphy.


Australia vs England women’s Ashes series: Alyssa Healy ready for tense defence

Australia star Alyssa Healy has hit enough balls in Australia, declaring she’s ready for a “feisty and fiery” women’s Ashes series in England.


Cricket World Cup 2019: How heavyweights are setting themselves apart

The World Cup’s top four teams are making their mark in the death overs, proving hard to stop when it matters most.


Exclusive: Bulldogs set to make $11 million, 10-year play for Sydney Roosters superstar Latrell Mitchell

The Bulldogs are considering making a stunning 10-year, $11 million offer to superstar Latrell Mitchell which, if it goes ahead, would be the biggest player deal in rugby league history.


Geelong great Sam Newman shows his support for Sydney great Adam Goodes

Geelong great and media personality Sam Newman has tweeted his support for Adam Goodes after viewing The Final Quarter.


AFL 2019: Collingwood and league reportedly looking into betting irregularity involving Jaidyn Stephenson

Collingwood is awaiting a verdict on an alleged gambling indiscretion involving star young forward Jaidyn Stephenson.


Meet the Australians hoping to be selected at the 2019 NBA Draft

The 2019 NBA Draft is right around the corner, and there are a set of familiar Australian faces hoping to hear their respective names called out.


Rumour mill: Crystal Palace turn down Manchester United bids for Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Paul Pogba expected to stay in the Premier League

Manchester United aren’t giving up on Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka and they’re ready to break the bank to get their man.


Brumbies to travel world for Super Rugby title

The Brumbies could face one of the most gruelling travel schedules in world sport to end a 15-year Super Rugby title drought, but Wallabies fullback Tom Banks says they can do it.


QLD in crisis! Maroons camp rocked by injury and illness ahead of Origin II

A broken wrist has not deterred Queensland prop Dylan Napa, who says there is “no doubt” he will play Sunday’s State of Origin II in Perth.


Cricket World Cup 2019: Shakib Al Hasan not worried by Australia attack

Bangladesh run-scoring machine Shakib Al Hasan has no fear for Australia’s armoury of fast bowlers, confident he’s ready to take them on in Thursday’s World Cup clash.


AFL 2019: Gillon McLachlan says behavioural awareness officers are ‘not right and they should go’

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has called for the removal of behavioural awareness officers inside venues, declaring they’re “not right and they should go”.


Confirmed: Mannah to remain with Eels despite Wests Tigers link

Parramatta prop Tim Mannah has confirmed he will remain with the Eels for the remainder of the 2019 season.


AFL 2019: AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan’s tense exchange with reporters over betting report

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan withstood a barrage of questions from reporters on Tuesday afternoon, with the league’s top dog unwilling to confirm whether a Collingwood player was being investigated for a betting irregularity.


Kalyn Ponga shuts down questions over rugby union poach attempt

Queensland fullback Kalyn Ponga has refused to speculate about a future code switch to rugby union, despite confirming Wallabies coach Michael Cheika contacted him ‘ages ago’.


AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan slams Jeff Kennett for racist comments, prompting the Hawthorn president to apologise

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan says comments made by Jeff Kennett regarding Marvel Stadium’s security guards were “wrong” — and has prompted the Hawthorn president to apologise for his choice of words.


History is against Blues winning the series after making mass changes for Origin II

Brad Fittler has come under fire for making seven changes to his side that lost the series opener 18-14 at Suncorp Stadium.


AFL 2019: Gillon McLachlan ’won’t apologise for making footy safe’ during tense press conference

A defiant AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has dug in over a crackdown on fan behaviour, declaring he won’t say sorry for providing a safe environment for footy supporters.


0-4 to title contenders: The remarkable resurgence of the Chiefs

Chiefs captain Sam Cane has said their stunning transformation from Super Rugby strugglers to playoffs contenders was sparked by a desire to prove their critics wrong.


‘That’s hard to cop’: Qld skipper Daly Cherry Evans opens up on 2015 Origin axing

Daly Cherry-Evans has opened up on the moment he was told he was ‘no longer needed’ in the Queensland side following the second game of the 2015 Origin series.


Houston in ‘turmoil’ as James Harden and Chris Paul’s relationship is exposed — report

Houston, we have a problem.


AFL Team Tips, Round 14: Every AFL club’s predicted 22

St Kilda will not only welcome back one of its key cogs, but unveil its much hyped star recruit.


AFL Casualty Ward: Every club’s injury list ahead of Round 14, 2019

Essendon star Jake Stringer will be racing the clock if he is to fly to Perth to face West Coast on Thursday.


AFL 2019: Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge concedes Tom Boyd could return to the AFL in the future

Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge concedes retired premiership hero Tom Boyd could return to the AFL in the future, but hopes he finds some enjoyment playing at the local level.


AFL 2019: Bulldogs president Peter Gordon questions uproar over increased security

Western Bulldogs president Peter Gordon is backing the increased security presence at AFL games, questioning why there has been an outpouring of negative criticism towards it.


Pick and switch: Blues in a panic, Maroons sitting pretty ahead of Origin II in Perth

NSW is feeling pretty blue.


‘There is hope’: The Aussie young guns lighting golden path forward

If ever Australian rugby needed a good news story it is now.


Manchester United may be right to pay $146.5m for Harry Maguire as stats show he’s not far off Virgil Van Dijk

Harry Maguire might just be worth the £80million ($146.5m) he will cost Manchester United, according to the stats.


Noventi Open: Roger Federer vs John Millman — preview, start time, how to watch

Roger Federer says staying wide awake will be the key to his grass court season with his focus on claiming a record tenth Halle title this week.


Japan 0-4 Chile: Reigning champs get dream start to Copa America

Two-time defending champion Chile opened its Copa America campaign with a 4-0 win over guest Japan on Monday, with Eduardo Vargas scoring a pair of goals to become Chile’s all-time leading scorer in the South American competition.


Nick Kyrgios believes ’amazing’ Ash Barty will ‘pile up’ majors

Nick Kyrgios has hailed French Open champion Ashleigh Barty and declared his fellow Australian is the woman to beat at Wimbledon.


Brooks Koekpa still remains golf’s force to be reckoned with

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Brooks Koepka didn’t win the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, and that’s OK.


AFL 2019: Hawthorn president Jeff Kennett doubles down on ‘new arrivals’ claim, Cyril Rioli weighs in

Four-time premiership Hawk Cyril Rioli has weighed into Jeff Kennett’s “new arrivals” comments with a simple, yet telling, emoji on his Instagram story.


Manchester United has had the most fans arrested over racism over the past five years

Manchester United supporters have been involved in more football-related arrests where racism was an aggravating factor or a feature than any other club in England in the four seasons up to 2017-18, data from the Home Office shows.


Knights coach Nathan Brown has lauded Mitchell Pearce’s ‘brave’ Origin sacrifice

Knights halfback Mitchell Pearce made the unusual move of ruling himself out of Origin II —


Brumbies or bust: What went wrong for Aussie ‘Super’ sides

When Super Rugby’s quarterfinalists were finally decided last weekend, there were celebrations in New Zealand with four qualifiers.


Golden boys: Junior Wallabies bounce into World Champs final

Australian rugby may have another golden generation on its hands as a 14-man Junior Wallabies side bounced into the final of the under-20 World Championship with a crushing 34-13 win over hosts Argentina in Rosario.


AFL 2019: Vision emerges of security guard stepping onto Blundstone Arena about to break up on-field tussle

Extraordinary vision has emerged of a security guard almost attempt to break up a tussle at an AFL venue … on the field.


Broncos legend and employee Michael Hancock turns up heat on playing squad

Broncos’ legend Michael Hancock has launched a tirade against the current squad of Brisbane players and called on coach Anthony Seibold to swing the axe.


Why Tyson Fury masterclass was Anthony Joshua’s ultimate shame

This was how a big heavyweight showcase in America can go to plan.


AFL 2019: The change in Charlie Curnow’s game under interim coach David Teague

Charlie Curnow finally delivered on his promise, with a devastating seven-goal haul against the Western Bulldogs on Saturday night.


Shooting sends Toronto Raptors’ celebrations into chaos

Gunfire broke out and a stampede ensued as fans celebrated at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, leaving four people shot and thousands fleeing less than a block from where the players and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sat on stage.


Crisis Australian rugby must solve: Five things we learnt from Super Rugby round 18

Australian rugby has a playmaking crisis.


Premier League Transfer Centre: Done deals, ins and outs for all 20 clubs

It’s that time of year again!


Italian great Francesco Totti slams door on AS Roma after 30 years at the club

AS Roma’s former captain and record goalscorer Francesco Totti left his job in the management team, bitterly complaining that the Italian Serie A club’s US owner had never given him a proper role.


More ‘upside’ than Lonzo, the LaVar ‘circus’: What the NBA thinks of LaMelo Ball’s NBL signing

LaMelo Ball is an NBL player. Let that sink in.


Blog with Kenty: Brad Fittler leaves NSW in a state of confusion

Blues coach Brad Fittler’s team selections have left NSW fans in a state of confusion.


AFL 2019: Ben Stratton set to face tribunal for pinching and stomping

Ben Stratton could be staring down the barrel of a holiday, with the AFL set to argue the Hawthorn captain should receive two separate suspensions for pinching and stomping.


F1 news, French Grand Prix 2019: Ferrari’s last-ditch attempt to overturn ‘farcical’ Sebastian Vettel punishment

Ferrari are continuing to challenge Sebastian Vettel's race-losing Canadian GP penalty after confirming they have formally asked for the decision to be reviewed.


Huge boost for Brumbies as ‘Beast’ ruled out of final

The Brumbies won’t have to face Tendai Mtawarira in their Super Rugby quarterfinal clash after the Sharks’ powerful prop forward was ruled out with a knee injury.


AFL 2019: Gerard Whateley believes the score review system should be shutdown immediately

AFL 360 co-host Gerard Whateley believes it is time to shutdown the score-review system immediately, following another embarrassing error in the weekend’s AFL action.


Women’s World Cup wrap: Controversial penalty sees USA beat Nigeria, Germany thrash South Africa

More VAR drama hit the Women’s World Cup as hosts France received a controversial penalty to win the game against Nigeria.


Origin Insider: Pearce’s ‘brave $60k sacrifice; Blues great gives Latrell timely advice

Blues legend Anthony Minichiello has said Latrell Mitchell should be playing Origin this weekend, while Knights coach Nathan Brown has lauded Mitchell Pearce’s big sacrifice as ‘brave’.


LaMelo Ball signs with Illawarra Hawks as part of NBL’s Next Stars program

The NBL has its Next Star.


F1 news, French Grand Prix 2019: Daniel Ricciardo ready to unleash ‘true pace’ after key changes

A rejuvenated Renault admit their home French GP is an "important milestone", but are confident that upgrades will help them reveal their "true pace" over a busy and crucial F1 summer.


Sam Kerr opens up on when she didn’t speak to brother Daniel for two years

Matildas captain Sam Kerr says there was a time when she didn’t speak to brother Daniel for two years.


Mary Fowler could make World Cup debut against Jamaica, Tameka Yallop in doubt

The Matildas could be without two senior players for their clash with Jamaica, but will welcome teenager Mary Fowler for her first squad appearance of the World Cup.


Phil Gould and Paul Gallen’s heated clash over NSW Blues players’ effort levels in Origin I

NSW legends Phil Gould and Paul Gallen clashed in a heated debate surrounding the Blues players’ effort levels in Origin I.


AFL 2019: Jeff Kennett’s ‘new arrivals’ comments strike a nerve with AFL media fraternity

Hawthorn president Jeff Kennett has caused a stir in the football world after comments made on Melbourne radio following a weekend of fan outrage over the number of security staff at AFL venues.


AFL 2019: Gerard Healy takes aim at league boss Gillon McLachlan in stinging editorial

Brownlow Medallist Gerard Healy has delivered a scathing critique of AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan, saying the league boss had shown a “lack of leadership that’s been threatening the game”.


Cricket World Cup 2019: How Shimron Hetmyer is giving West Indies new hope

Sir Viv Richards, Gordon Greenidge, Ramnaresh Sarwan and now Shimron Hetmyer - West Indies fans could be forgiven for getting a bit excited.


Ash Barty whacked by former French Open champion

On the same day tennis legend Martina Navratilova declared Aussie star Ash Barty a “champion” — former French Open champion Ion Tiriac went a different way.


Latrell Mitchell considering his short-term Origin future after brutal Blues axing

Axed Blues centre Latrell Mitchell is reportedly so disillusioned with his dumping from the NSW side for Origin II that he may make himself unavailable for representative footy in the immediate future.


Latest AFL Power Rankings | Round 13, 2019

Welcome back to the Power Rankings.


Farah hits out at ‘disrespectful’ Lebanon teammates

Lebanon skipper Robbie Farah has taken a swipe at players who failed to make themselves available for the Cedars, labelling them “a bit disrespectful”.


Exile Files: Sheens’ methods slammed; Shark and Titan headed to England?

One player has had some harsh words for Tim Sheens barely a week after his exit from Hull Kingston Rovers.


Bullets, bunkers and comfort food: The fuel firing Lebanon’s proud Manly winger Abbas Miski

Last year Abbas Miski visited his parents’ homeland of Lebanon for the first time as a grown man.


Women’s World Cup 2019: Ante Milicic says Matildas aren’t focused on the permutations of final group match

Matildas boss Ante Milicic says his team is fully focused on winning their final World Cup group game against Jamaica, rather than contemplating any potential opponents in the knockout stages.


Fittler: What Latrell must do to get back in Blues team for Origin III

Blues coach Brad Fittler has revealed what Latrell Mitchell must do to earn a recall to his side.


The inspiration driving Ferguson to make the most of his Origin recall

Blake Ferguson will draw inspiration from Josh Morris when he makes his unlikely State of Origin return for NSW on Sunday.


‘We’d play in the desert’: Walters dismisses Perth ‘cement’ surface concerns

Concerns over Optus Stadium’s surface have been dismissed by Kevin Walters ahead of Sunday’s State of Origin II in Perth, the Queensland coach saying the Maroons would “play in the desert”.


AFL 2019: Fremantle’s Nathan Wilson attacked in brawl at 21st birthday party on the weekend

Fremantle star Nathan Wilson was attacked and punched in the face during a brawl at a 21st birthday party on Saturday night, reports Nine News Perth.


AFL 2019: Nic Naitanui to return to footy this weekend via WAFL ahead of West Coast comeback

West Coast’s superstar ruckman Nic Naitanui will return from a second knee reconstruction this weekend via the WAFL.


AFL 2019: Alastair Clarkson will ‘never walk away’ from a commitment to Hawthorn

Alastair Clarkson says he will “never walk away” from a commitment to Hawthorn.


AFL 2019: Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson compares Ben Stratton “hysteria” to Sandpaper-gate

Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson has compared the “hysteria” around Ben Stratton’s pinching to the Australian men’s cricket team’s ‘Sandpaper-gate’ saga, saying it has been unfair to the Hawks skipper.


‘It’s great to see the trust’: Kevvy’s sly dig at much-changed Blues

Queensland coach Kevvy Walters has yet again refused to mention NSW players and taken a sly dig at the Blues.


Cricket World Cup 2019: Jason Roy out for two matches with hamstring tear, Eoin Morgan being monitored

Star England opener Jason Roy will miss at least two World Cup matches after tearing his hamstring against the West Indies.


Origin rookie set to start in huge Blues forward shake-up

The NSW Blues are considering reshuffling their forward pack by moving Jake Trbojevic into the front row, benching Paul Vaughan and starting seasoned Melbourne Storm froward Dale Finucane at lock.


AFL 2019: Gillon McLachlan apologises to footy fans who’ve felt intimidated at games

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has issued an apology to irate and intimidated footy fans in the wake of a heightened level of security at games, reports the Herald Sun.


‘Show some guts’: Paul Kent’s passionate plea over ‘disgraceful’ crusher tackles

Paul Kent has pleaded with the NRL telling the governing body to show “some guts” over a recent spate of crusher tackles.


 


 
 

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