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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
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Territory Rugby League Stadium officially opens 20/05/19
Darwin’s new $25 million Rugby League stadium officially opened on Sunday, giving the sport a well overdue new home in the top end.   Full Story
National Rugby Training Centre at Ballymore
New lease of life for Ballymore 13/05/19
Ballymore will be developed into a national rugby training centre following confirmation of $15 million in Government funding.   Full Story
Optus Stadium to host A-League Grand Final
Optus Stadium to host A-League Grand Final 13/05/19
Perth's Optus Stadium will host its first A-League match, with the Grand Final to be played at the 60,000-capacity venue on Sunday.   Full Story
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Australian Cricket schedule revealed for 2019/20 summer 7/05/19
Cricket Australia has announced the fixtures for next summer, featuring a day/night Test Match in Perth and no ODI matches until March.   Full Story
Caulfield Racecourse set to undergo major redevelopment  Caulfield Racecourse set to undergo major redevelopment 22/05/19
Territory Rugby League Stadium officially opens  Territory Rugby League Stadium officially opens 20/05/19
New lease of life for Ballymore  New lease of life for Ballymore 13/05/19
Optus Stadium to host A-League Grand Final  Optus Stadium to host A-League Grand Final 13/05/19
Australian Cricket schedule revealed for 2019/20 summer  Australian Cricket schedule revealed for 2019/20 summer 7/05/19


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Aussie cricketer Alex Hepburn’s rape victim breaks silence

The woman raped by cricketer Alex Hepburn said she “hates” him for “humiliating” her during a WhatsApp sex conquest game.

‘He needs a slap’: Why Nick Kyrgios may have already peaked as a tennis star at the age of 24

Respected tennis journalist Adam Peacock believes Nick Kyrgios has peaked as a player because he’s failed to show the required levels of discipline to reach his undoubted potential.

Gorden Tallis’ Maroons team: Shock Queensland centre option if Daly Cherry-Evans is ruled out

Queensland legend Gorden Tallis has a bold plan to cover for loss of Daly Cherry-Evans, if he fails to recover in time for Origin I.

AFL 2019: What impact would Leigh Matthews’ bonus point idea for scoring 100 points have on footy?

AFL scoring is at a 52-year low — and one of the game’s legends thinks there’s a way to help fix it.

Gold Coast Titans prop Ryan James wants to affect change after a humbling trip north

For a player who has only recently got off the surgeon’s table after a season-ending injury, Ryan James is keeping himself busy.

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr ‘raped homeless woman’

Kellen Winslow Jr., the son of a pro football star who himself earned over $40 million in an injury-plagued NFL career, “took what he wanted,” including raping a 54-year-old hitchhiker and a 59-year-old homeless woman, prosecutors said Monday.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over fears for his safety

Arsenal’s Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will miss the Europa League final against Chelsea in Baku amid fears over his safety.

Sydney FC 0-4 Kawasaki Frontale: Second string Sky Blues fall to worst ACL loss ever

A second string Sydney FC side bearing no resemblance to their A-League grand final winning team have lost 4-0 at home to Japan’s Kawasaki Frontale, in their last Asian Champions League group game.

‘I was pretty scared’: The day Jesse Ramien nearly gave up his NRL dream

Jesse Ramien has gone back to his roots as part of the NRL’s Indigenous Round.

Bradley Clyde pays emotional tribute to former Canberra Raiders teammate Quentin Pongia

Former Canberra forward Bradley Clyde has paid an emotional tribute to fellow ex-Raider Quentin Pongia following his death last week.

Ash Barty withdraws from French Open lead-up tournament

Ash Barty’s French Open preparations have hit a stumbling block with the world No.8 withdrawing from a lead-up tournament with a recurring arm injury.

Melbourne veteran Jordan Lewis says Carlton defender Dale Thomas ‘has been harshly done by’ at the Tribunal

Melbourne veteran Jordan Lewis believes Dale Thomas has been harshly done by after the Carlton defender was whacked with a $7500 fine for calling a boundary umpire a cheat last weekend.

Cowboys hooker Jake Granville cleared by judiciary and gets final chance to stake Origin claim

Jake Granville will get one last chance to stake his claims for a State of Origin debut after being cleared of dangerous contact at the NRL judiciary.

Special scenes as John Aloisi returns to former clubs in Spain

“I feel like I’m home again,” said Socceroos legend John Aloisi as he returned to Spain in a visit to former clubs Osasuna and Alaves.

Jofra Archer picked in England’s World Cup squad at the expense of paceman David Willey

England have added Sussex paceman Jofra Archer to their 15-man squad for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, with David Willey the unfortunate man to miss out.

All Blacks star Richie Mo’unga allegedly pinched woman’s bum, spat beer at group of women in South African bar

Update: New Zealand rugby is in the midst of another controversy after a Cape Town woman accused All Blacks and Crusaders playmaker Richie Mo’unga of inappropriately touching her and earlier spitting beer at her and her friends.

Richmond ruckman Ivan Soldo has failed to have his suspension overturned at the AFL Tribunal

Richmond ruckman Ivan Soldo will miss Saturday night’s clash against Essendon after the Tribunal upheld his one-game ban for striking on Tuesday night.

Blues bombshell! Tevita Pangai Jr turns down NSW and stays loyal to Tonga

Brisbane Broncos forward Tevita Pangai Jr will not play for New South Wales and has permanently pledged his allegiance to featuring for Tonga at representative level.

Dragons star James Graham set to break 400-game mark

He will next month notch up his 400th game of first-grade rugby league in a milestone worthy of celebration and reverence.

Kieran Foran’s injury history is driving him to get back to his best at Bulldogs

Canterbury star Kieran Foran admits last year’s injury-riddled campaign was all the motivation he needed to come back early from his latest ankle issue.

AFL 2019: Carlton veteran Dale Thomas cops big fine for ‘f***ing cheat’ ump sledge

Carlton veteran Dale Thomas has been fined $7500 for calling a boundary umpire a “f***ing cheat” on two occasions during the club’s loss to the Giants.

Western Bulldogs premiership hero Clay Smith opens up on ‘emotional rollercoaster’ of 2016 finals series

Clay Smith had just produced the best game of his life when it mattered most, but he felt numb.

AFL 2019: Carlton captains lead brutal player review in wake of loss to Giants

Carlton’s co-captains reportedly kicked coaches out of the club’s rooms and held a no-holds-barred player-only meeting on Tuesday in an attempt to revitalise a subjugated playing group.

Wallabies hooker stood down by Tahs after drink driving charge

Waratahs and Wallabies hooker Tolu Latu has been stood down by his Super Rugby club until a court appearance for alleged drink driving.

Niki Lauda dead: The man who stared down death to finish one of F1’s most iconic rivalries

“I accept every time I get in my car there's 20 per cent chance I could die. What kind of person does a job like this? Each year two of us die.”

NBL Free Agency Tracker — Fox Sports Australia

The NBL Free Agency period is upon us, and there’s a good chance teams are going to look a whole lot different by the start of the 2019-20 season.

Indy 500 2019 news: Heads to roll after McLaren’s Indianapolis disaster

The comedy of errors that doomed McLaren’s disastrous return to the Indianapolis 500 began months before Fernando Alonso failed to qualify for the race. How bad was it? A week before Alonso’s first test in the car, the team realised it didn’t even have a steering wheel.

Mark Waugh, Adam Gilchrist back David Warner to open for Australia at Cricket World Cup 2019

David Warner must open for Australia at the World Cup, according to two men who know a thing or two about opening the batting at the quadrennial event.

NRL Teams for Round 11: Teams and news for every club

Parramatta and Penrith have both made changes for their clash at Bankwest Stadium on Thursday night.

Cricket Australia: Brett Lee backs David Warner to win World Cup 2019 Player of the Tournament

David Warner put the fear in bowlers before his ball-tampering suspension but now, things have changed - he’s better, Brett Lee says.

NRL teams Round 11: Every club’s 21-man squad named

Dragons coach Paul McGregor has dropped Matt Dufty and Mikaele Ravalawa in a backline shake-up.

AFL 2019: Devon Smith to miss rest of season due to receiver from knee surgery

Essendon gun Devon Smith’s 2019 campaign is over after it was confirmed he’d undergo surgery and would need around six months to recover.

AFL 2019: Every club’s Sir Doug Nicholls Indigenous Round guernsey and the stories behind them

It’s one of the most important rounds of the AFL season - the Indigenous Round.

Cricket World Cup 2019: Adam Gilchrist picks Australia to win CWC

Australia is the team to beat at the World Cup despite heading into the event as the world’s fifth-ranked ODI side, Adam Gilchrist says.

AFL 2019: Brad Johnson’s Rising Star nomination process tweak that would avoid future snubs

Western Bulldogs games record holder Brad Johnson has suggested the Rising Star nomination process should be tweaked to allow multiple players to be nominated for the award each week.

Mark Bosnich says VAR booth may not have access to adequate technology after A-League GF controversy

Fox Football expert Mark Bosnich has suggested the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) may not have had access to the same vision as viewers for Sydney FC’s controversial disallowed goal in the A-League Grand Final.

AFL 2019 Team Tips: Every club’s predicted 22 for Round 10

After just three touches in Round 10, the Lions’ No. 1 pick could be set for a stint in the NEAFL.

Rumour mill: Matthijs de Ligt set to leave Ajax for Barcelona, PSG insist Kylian Mbappe will stay

One of European football’s hottest young talents looks set to join Barcelona, irrespective of interest from a number of big English clubs.

AFL 2019: Most and least damaging midfielders revealed — and it’s not good news for a Dee

Long gone are the days of just measuring the strength of players on the number of disposals they have in a game.

‘NRL has acted outside realms of CBA’: Dragons back RLPA to fight de Belin ruling

Jack de Belin’s St George Illawarra teammates have thrown their arms around the suspended back-rower and their support behind a potential players’ union challenge of the NRL’s no-fault stand down rules.

Stephen Curry and Draymond Green drop triple-doubles as Warriors win Game 4, advance to fifth straight NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors refused to die, and now they’re about to play in a fifth straight NBA Finals.

AFL 2019: How Brisbane has shown Carlton up in their list rebuild over the last three years

“It is about the effort.”

AFL Casualty Ward: Every club’s injury list ahead of Round 10, 2019

Shane Mumford might have avoided suspension over a big hit on Blue Marc Murphy.

Pictured: Michael Slater questioned on tarmac after ‘heated’ plane row with two women in Sydney

Pictures have emerged of cricket commentator and former Australia batsman Michael Slater speaking with officials on a tarmac after he was kicked off a flight following a heated dispute.

Players union to open ‘faith’ review as Folau fallout deepens

The rugby players’ union (RUPA) is to set up a committee to review how players can express their faith and beliefs after the Israel Folau sacking saga.

AFL 2019: Chris Judd grilled on Carlton, coach Brendon Bolton and bold list calls

Carlton football director Chris Judd says the club’s board is “fully supportive” of coach Brendon Bolton, but admits the array of young players currently in the senior team is a short-term “hindrance”.

AFL 2019: Brendon Goddard left ‘gobsmacked’ after Carlton veteran Dale Thomas was sent to the tribunal

St Kilda and Essendon great Brendon Goddard has been left stunned after being made aware Carlton veteran Dale Thomas was sent to the tribunal for a remark towards an umpire on Sunday.

AFL 2019: How mindset ‘tweak’ has changed under fire Don Dylan Shiel’s fortunes

Brendon Goddard believes a little mindset ‘tweak’ in Dylan Shiel’s game has transformed the boom recruit, validating Essendon’s desire to sign the former Giant.

AFL 2019: Wayne Carey has blasted North Melbourne, calling the club ‘a shambles’

After finishing ninth in 2018 and topping up with a number of ready-made recruits during the trade period, North Melbourne looked poised to equal if not better their results this season.

AFL 2019: Wayne Carey believes Crows could use Blues’ pick to entice Brodie Grundy back home

North Melbourne legend Wayne Carey has suggested a left-field manoeuvre that could see Brodie Grundy return to Adelaide to play for the Crows.

AFL 2019: Richmond appear likely to challenge Ivan Soldo’s one-match ban

Richmond will most likely have a date at the tribunal on Tuesday evening with the club expected to challenge ruckman Ivan Soldo’s one-match ban.

Maurizio Sarri wants quick decision from Chelsea on his future with Juventus ready to pounce

Maurizio Sarri wants a quick decision on his Chelsea future — with Juventus ready to pounce.

Wallabies legend George Smith calls time on 20-year career

One of the great Australian rugby careers is finally over after George Smith announced his retirement following 20 years of yeoman service.

2018-19 marquee signing Keisuke Honda to depart Melbourne Victory

Keisuke Honda has confirmed his Melbourne Victory exit, making Wednesday night’s Asian Champions League clash with Sanfrecce Hiroshima a triple goodbye for the club.

Leroy Sane and Kyle Walker lose title as Premier League’s quickest player to Timothy Fosu-Mensah

Leroy Sane has lost his title as the Premier League’s quickest player... to Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah!

Niki Lauda dead: Legend and three-time world champion dies aged 70

Formula One legend Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, his family have confirmed.

Rookie Raiders upstarts eye $1M beast after their battle with Burgess

Sam Burgess one week, Jason Taumalolo the next.

Paul Malignaggi, Artem Lobov presser explodes in mad scenes

Conor McGregor’s teammate Artem Lobov has been spat on by bare knuckle fighting rival Paul Malignaggi in another spiteful chapter to their explosive blood feud.

Mark Gasnier’s Blues team: SEVEN debutants and a born-again star recalled

League legend Mark Gasnier has named seven debutants and recalled a former State of Origin bad boy in his NSW team for game one.

Cristiano Ronaldo hints he wants Jose Mourinho to take over from Massimiliano Allegri at Juventus despite rocky past

Cristiano Ronaldo has suggested Jose Mourinho should replace Massimiliano Allegri at Juventus, it has been claimed.

NRL Casualty Ward: Every injury from Round 10 and every club’s full list plus return dates

Bulldogs winger Jayden Okunbor is set for a 4-6 week stint out of the game.

‘Mamba skills in the blood’: Kobe’s 13yo daughter is a basketball freak

The apple apparently doesn’t fall far from the very skilful tree in the Bryant clan.

Cricket World Cup 2019: Adam Zampa’s secret net session with Rashid Khan

He may be back in form and favour with Australian selectors, but Adam Zampa has laughed off any comparisons with Afghan leg spin sensation Rashid Khan.

F1 news, Monaco Grand Prix 2019: Renault move not certain to end Daniel Ricciardo’s stunning principality form

Daniel Ricciardo is “curious” – rather than apprehensive – to see how his Renault handles itself around the Monaco circuit after growing accustomed to having such a receptive Red Bull in the principality.

Boxer Andy Ruiz reveals his story of ‘fat kid’ about to fight champion Anthony Joshua

Meet the self-proclaimed “fat kid” that could be the heavyweight king of boxing next Sunday morning.

Alex Brosque says A-League needs to ditch finals football

Last year’s championship failure didn’t sit comfortably with departing Sydney FC legend Alex Brosque.

Andy Murray optimistic about a return to singles tennis

Andy Murray is confident he can return to competitive tennis and has hinted at a doubles spot at Wimbledon.

Nick Kyrgios blasts French Open in latest rant

Nick Kyrgios has taken aim at the famous red clay of Roland Garros in his latest online rant, just days before the French Open begins.

Women’s World Cup ticket buyers discovering seats aren’t together

Fans planning to attend the Women’s World Cup in France are finding out that the seats they bought might not be together.

Graham Potter named Brighton manager after Chris Hughton sacking

Graham Potter was named as Brighton manager on Monday and said he would aim to consolidate the club’s place in the Premier League after replacing the sacked Chris Hughton.

No final audition? Freddy to pick his Blues team before Round 11

Brad Fittler and his NSW brainstrust will reportedly nail down a State of Origin team before the NRL’s Round 11 kicks off on Thursday.

The Anthony Davis snub that changed Zion Williamson

Zion Williamson is used to getting snubbed by Anthony Davis.

Dallas Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott detained by police at Las Vegas festival

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was briefly detained after an altercation at a Las Vegas music festival but was later released without being formally arrested or charged, police confirmed on Tuesday (AEST).

Cricket World Cup 2019: Foster’s commercial takes cheeky sandpaper dig

Forget about the Barmy Army, Australia’s cricketers are copping friendly fire in England.

‘I told you so: Andrew Bogut doubles down on taunt over shambolic Los Angeles Lakers

Magic Johnson opened up in an extraordinary way, the Los Angeles Lakers became more of a laughing stock, and Andrew Bogut is just laughing in the corner.

Magic Johnson blasts Dell Demps for Anthony Davis trade leaks

Magic Johnson pointed the finger for the Lakers’ bungling, public Anthony Davis trade negotiations on Tuesday (AEST). Unsurprisingly, it wasn’t at himself.

Is Cooper Cronk an Immortal-in-waiting?

It’s been one day since Cooper Cronk announced his retirement, but debate over where he ranks among the greats has already well and truly begun.

Pakistan recall Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz for World Cup

Junaid Khan has hit out at his late axing from Pakistan’s World Cup squad, with the fast bowler one of three players dropped after a 4-0 drubbing at the hands of England.

Magic Johnson rips Lakers GM Rob Pelinka for ‘betrayal’ in wild interview

Magic Johnson has gone full scorched earth.

No Manchester United players make the cut as top 20 hardest working Premier League players are revealed

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer demanded his team to be the hardest working team in the Premier League last month...but none of his players have put the miles in this season

Australian Test opener returns home after personal issues

Australian Test opener Joe Burns has ended his spell with Lancashire and returned home for personal reasons.

Exile Files: Nine NRL players shopped to English clubs, Jackson Hastings slated to return to Australia

A host of off-contract NRL players are being shopped to Super League clubs.

‘There’s no hostility’: Cronk rubbishes talk of feud with Smith as Storm No 9 plays tribute

Cooper Cronk has said there is no hostility between him and former Melbourne, Queensland and Kangaroos teammate Cameron Smith, who paid tribute to his old mate.

Son of a gun: Roosters eye teen sensation as Cooper Cronk’s long-term replacement

Cooper Cronk might’ve only announced his retirement on Monday, but the Sydney Roosters have already been working behind the scenes to snare one of the hottest young talents in the game to be their long-term half.

Latest AFL Power Rankings | Round 9, 2019

Welcome back to the Power Rankings.

The Lab, Round 10 review: Bad omen for Rabbitohs premiership hopes, Roosters hoodoo

The Rabbitohs are the first team to start a season with at least nine wins from their opening

Why ‘bulletproof’ Broncos young gun Payne Haas can give NSW a ‘dynamic’ boost

Payne Haas pressed his claim for a NSW jersey in the Broncos’ 15-10 win over the Roosters on Friday.

AFL 2019: Jonathan Brown identifies warning signs Brendon Bolton and Carlton players aren’t on same page

Triple premiership Lion Jonathan Brown holds fears Carlton could reach a tipping point over the next month and be forced to move on embattled coach Brendon Bolton, claiming there are signs the Blues’ playing group is disenfranchised.

Asleep at the wheel: Wallaby grilled after drink driving arrest

Wallabies and Waratahs hooker Tolu Latu has been interviewed by Rugby Australia’s integrity unit over an alleged drink driving offence, but no outcome has been announced.

Titans young gun AJ Brimson has faith in underperforming coach Garth Brennan

Gold Coast coach Garth Brennan may be feeling the heat but young gun AJ Brimson says the Titans are behind their under-fire mentor.

AFL 2019: Carlton using ‘the biggest free pass’ in history to excuse long rebuild, current issues

Leading AFL commentator Gerard Whateley believes Carlton has been given “the biggest free pass the game’s ever seen”, as club president Mark LoGiudice says he has not considered sacking coach Brendon Bolton.

‘Splits in the camp’: Talks of ‘divided’ Penrith Panthers after woeful season

Penrith’s season goes looks like it could be about to go from bad to worse.

AFL 2019: Geelong coach Chris Scott fears mid-season draft won’t be used as originally intended

Geelong coach Chris Scott says there are fears the new AFL mid-season draft will not be used in the way it was intended.

‘Shut up and play footy’: MG‘s blunt message to battling Panthers

Penrith legend Mark Geyer has offered up some blunt words of advice to the Panthers squad amid rumours there’s a split between the playing group.

AFL 2019: What Dale Thomas said to an umpire to deserve an AFL tribunal appearance

Carlton veteran Dale Thomas was referred directly to the AFL tribunal for allegedly telling second-year boundary umpire Michael Barlow “you’re a f***ing cheat” — an escalation that has stunned an AFL great.

AFL 2019: Brendon Goddard labels taunting of opponents ‘cheap’ and ‘cowardice’

Former St Kilda and Essendon star Brendon Goddard has taken aim at players that taunt vulnerable opponents, labelling the act “cheap” and “cowardice”.

AFL 2019: Dale Thomas sent to tribunal, three players banned MRO Round 9 findings

Match review officer Michael Christian has made a big statement, banning three players and sending Carlton veteran Dale Thomas directly to the tribunal.

Andrew Redmayne has revealed how Sydney FC prepared for a grand final shootout

“It’s a bit of Russian roulette.”

Without warning: Sin bin heads-up set to end

Is this the end of the NRL’s sin bin warning?

Coach’s pet? Injury plagued SBW firmly in World Cup plans

Sonny Bill Williams has enough credit in the bank to only need to prove his fitness to contend for his third Rugby World Cup, says All Blacks coach Steve Hansen.


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