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Giants acquire Sydney Showground naming-rights 22/03/19
The Sydney Showground has a new name, with its AFL tenant GWS Giants purchasing the naming-rights in a multi-year deal.   Full Story
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MCG Southern Stand set for redevelopment within next decade 20/03/19
The MCG is likely to see major renovations to the Great Southern Stand in the next 10 years, according to outgoing MCC president Steven Smith.   Full Story
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Adelaide 36ers on the move to new home venue 19/03/19
The Adelaide 36ers will play their NBL home games at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre as of the 2019/20 season, moving from their home of 27 years - Titanium Security Arena.   Full Story
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Flemington Racecourse among the world’s best 17/03/19
Australia has some of the world’s best racecourses, hosting some of the world’s most prestigious racing meets, and Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse ranks right up there as one of the best.   Full Story
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The Best Stadiums of BBL08 14/03/19
The 2018/19 Big Bash League is in the books, and while many will turn to review performances of the teams, we’re going to give the spotlight to the best stadiums that created such great atmosphere during the Twenty20 tournament.   Full Story
Giants acquire Sydney Showground naming-rights  Giants acquire Sydney Showground naming-rights 22/03/19
MCG Southern Stand set for redevelopment within next decade  MCG Southern Stand set for redevelopment within next decade 20/03/19
Adelaide 36ers on the move to new home venue  Adelaide 36ers on the move to new home venue 19/03/19
Flemington Racecourse among the world’s best  Flemington Racecourse among the world’s best 17/03/19
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Gold Coast recruit Anthony Miles got back to business in Round 1 after being starved of opportunity at Richmond

It was the case of being in the right place at the wrong time for Anthony Miles.

Jason Taumalolo blow: Cowboys confirm superstar enforcer to miss 6-10 weeks with knee injury

Cowboys enforcer Jason Taumalolo faces up to 10 weeks on the sidelines.

Lonzo Ball sticks dagger into Big Baller Brand over alleged missing $1.5m, is he signing with Nike next?

It’s all unravelling fast for infamous basketball loud mouth LaVar Ball.

Hype keeps growing about Red Bull’s title chances

All Daniel Ricciardo wants — and all he’s ever wanted since dedicating his life to a career in F1 — is a world title.

NCAA Tournament: Zion Williamson, Duke survive scare from UCF to advance to Sweet Sixteen

Duke and UCF just put together the game of the 2019 NCAA Tournament.

FFA clarify after Chris Nikou’s controversial comments about A-League promotion/relegation

Football fans eager to see promotion and relegation in the A-League are set for a long wait.

AFL Report Card, Round 1 2019: Every AFL team analysed and graded

Round One is notorious for throwing up some weird and wacky results.

Olyroos 6-0 Chinese Taipei: Fight for spots on as Aussies demolish minnows in AFC U23 qualifiers

The Olyroos have continued on their path to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with a 6-0 win over Taiwan in Cambodia.

Virgil van Dijk has revealed that he suffered a burst appendix when he was 17 that nearly claimed his life

Virgil van Dijk revealed he “looked death in the eye” after suffering a burst appendix and even signed a WILL to his mother from the hospital bed.

Euro 2020 qualifying wrap: Croatia stunned, Germany score in 90th minute to beat Netherlands

A 90th minute goal from Germany’s Nico Schulz has sealed a thrilling 3-2 victory over the Netherlands in the Euro 2020 qualifiers this morning.

Why Luke Keary’s ‘Joey-like’ performance could reap Origin debut, $1M payday

Luke Keary is staring down the barrel of a State of Origin debut and possibly even a million-dollar payday after a sizzling start to season 2019.

He was just trying to be a good bloke! Nat Fyfe’s classy gesture to rival backfires

Everyone knows you don’t make friends with salad, and Nat Fyfe discovered it’s the same situation with pre-match displays of sportsmanship.

Indian Premier League wrap: Russell outguns Warner in Kolkata, Pant runs riot as Bumrah breaks down

David Warner took no time at all to find his feet in his return to the Indian Premier League, but still finished on the losing side after an incredible display of power hitting from Andre Russell.

Juventus women smash Italian womens attendance record in first game at Allianz Stadium

Danish international Sofie Pedersen sealed a home win for Juventus women who marked the team’s first game at the Allianz Stadium in Turin by playing in front of a record crowd for a top-flight women’s game in Italy, three months before the start of the World Cup in France.

Western Bulldogs star Tom Liberatore ‘brought some swagger back’ in his AFL return

Sometimes you don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.

Braith Anasta hails Eels star recruit Blake Ferguson after dominant display against Bulldogs

Blake Ferguson has the potential to be the key signing of the 2019 season, after his complete performance against the Bulldogs in Round 2.

Croatia stunned by Hungary in Euro 2020 qualifying

World Cup finalists Croatia suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat at Hungary while Russia responded to an opening loss to Belgium by easing to a 4-0 victory over Kazakhstan in Sunday’s Euro 2020 qualifying matches.

Rob Gronkowski, three-time Super Bowl champion, retires from the NFL

It’s official: after nine seasons in the NFL, Rob Gronkowski is retiring.

Watch: Angus Scott-Young faces lengthy ban after making contact with James Slipper’s head

Update: Reds back-rower Angus Scott-Young faces a lengthy ban after being cited for striking former teammate James Slipper to the back of the head during their win over the Brumbies on Sunday.

Spurs’ new A$1.8 billion stadium finally stages first match

Mauricio Pochettino said everyone connected with Tottenham Hotspur “needed to cry” after the club’s new stadium finally staged its first football match.

Darren Gough slams Durham for appointing Cameron Bancroft captain

England great Darren Gough has slammed Durham and its sporting director, Marcus North, for appointing Cameron Bancroft as captain.

‘Israel Folau should be working for NASA’: Crusaders coach Scott Robertson marvels at Israel Folau’s brilliance in the air

Israel Folau wants more ammunition to launch his deadly aerial raids after becoming Super Rugby’s all-time joint top try-scorer and rocketing the NSW Waratahs into title reckoning with a stunning display against the Crusaders.

Handlebars at 10 paces: Fists fly in bike rivals’ road rage farce

Costa Rica’s National Motorbike Championship does not usually attract the attention of worldwide audiences.

‘At a hectic speed’: Brad Thorn warns Super Rugby rivals that Queensland’s best is still to come

Queensland have warned they’ve got plenty more in the tank after storming back into the Super Rugby frame with a bonus-point defeat of the Brumbies.

‘Like something out of a movie’: Cocky boxer Sabri Sediri cops brutal late KO from Sam Maxwell

Sam Maxwell scored a dramatic knockout in the final 15 seconds worthy of any Hollywood film.

AFL 2019: Nick Riewoldt says Essendon was the most ‘disappointing’ Round One loser

Nick Riewoldt has lambasted Essendon’s “disappointing” 72-point loss to GWS, saying the club’s defensive pressure and structure appeared to be “broken”.

Australia vs Pakistan, second ODI: Jhye Richardson injured in nasty fall

Australia suffered a potentially devastating World Cup blow in the second ODI against Pakistan, with Jhye Richardson heading home after a nasty fall.

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The Panthers have ordered Yeo to front a concussion specialist after repeated head knocks

Penrith co-captain Isaah Yeo could follow NRL counterpart James Graham and seek independent advice on concussions to safeguard his long-term health.

Rumour Mill: Manchester rivals’ $158m tug of war, United shut down $253m Coutinho’s return

It might be the international break but the focus as always remains on clubs and the top-rated players on their radars.

Indian Premier League: David Warner scores big in first IPL match

David Warner has sent a strong message to anyone doubting he can return from his ball-tampering suspension at his best.

Australia vs Pakistan, second ODI: Monster Usman Khawaja, Aaron Finch partnership leads Aussies to win

Australia is rapidly transforming into a winning machine after a 209-run opening partnership between Aaron Finch and Usman Khawaja took the nation to an eight-wicket win in the second ODI against Pakistan.

NRL 2019: Tigers’ conundrum gets tougher and the 10 biggest talking points from Round 2

Michael Maguire’s selection conundrum just got even tougher after Josh Reynolds’ latest performance for the Wests Tigers’ reserve grade side.

How Shane Warne secretly prepared for his ban comeback

Shane Warne has delivered a fascinating, never-heard-before insight into the final days of his 12-month suspension from international cricket - as David Warner and Steve Smith approach the end of theirs.

Angelique Kerber sledges Bianca Andreescu after Miami loss

Angelique Kerber is usually quite affable, that’s why it’s so surprising the German star gave Canadian teenage sensation Bianca Andreescu the cold shoulder at the Miami Masters.

AFL 2019: What the hell just happened? Tom Morris ranks the upsets from a crazy Round 1

Raise your hand if you endured a poor first round of tipping.

Three Word Analysis: Round 1 of the 2019 AFL season wrapped up in just three words per club

Sometimes all the analysis is too much.

Fremantle defeats North Melbourne, AFL 2019 Round 1: Dockers demolish Roos in stunning season opener

This was a Fremantle we haven’t seen in quite a few years.

Vossy’s Verdict, Round 2: The extra role Knights star Kalyn Ponga doesn’t need

There are already some signs of the ‘haves’ and the ‘have nots’ in the NRL after the completion of round two.

AFL 2019: Essendon’s performance against GWS labelled ‘listless’ and ‘embarrassing’

Essendon’s start to the year was “listless” and “embarrassing” according to St Kilda great Nick Riewoldt.

Brad Thorn’s Baby Reds smash Brumbies in Australian derby at Suncorp Stadium

On a weekend full of upsets, the Queensland Reds continued that theme after smashing the Brumbies 36-14 at Suncorp Stadium.

AFL 2019: St Kilda star Jack Steven returns after stepping away to deal with mental health issue

St Kilda got the win they desperately needed on Sunday and star midfielder Jack Steven got back to doing what loves at Marvel Stadium.

AFL Round 1, GWS Giants defeat Essendon: Bombers fail to land a punch as Giants dominate

This year was supposed to be the season where Essendon fulfilled expectations and jumped into the top eight.

‘A nightmare’: The eight-minute period that broke Bulldogs’ hearts against Eels

Parramatta blew Canterbury away in the second half of their clash at ANZ Stadium to win 36-16.

AFLW Grand Final 2019: Start time and location confirmed for Adelaide v Carlton flag decider

The start time and location for the 2019 AFLW Grand Final have been confirmed.

St Kilda defeats Gold Coast Suns, AFL 2019 Round 1: Alan Richardson’s Saints narrowly avoid horror start to year

If you listened closely enough, you could hear some of the pressure on Alan Richardson being released.

Parramatta Eels secure back-to-back wins to start season for fourth time in NRL era

A Blake Ferguson masterclass has led Parramatta to a 36-16 come-from-behind victory over Canterbury, continuing a horrendous start to the 2019 NRL season for the Bulldogs.

NRL Late Mail: All teams, updated squads, and news for Round 2

NRL Round 2 late mail and updated squads — Wests Tigers captain Moses Mbye is a confirmed starter, while the Warriors suffer a setback.

UFC Fight Night 148: Anthony Pettis KOs Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson with Superman punch

You won’t see too many knockouts better than that this year.

NCAA Tournament Wrap: Fletcher Magee shoots 0-of-12 in loss to Kentucky, game-winner lifts LSU, Ja Morant eliminated

Everywhere Fletcher Magee turned, there was a hand in his face, a body in his way, a relentless wave of blue that was intent on making sure he never found any alone time.

Nick Kyrgios loses doubles match, blows up at umpire: ‘You’re a f***ing disgrace’

Nick Kyrgios just went full Nick Kyrgios.

AFL 2019: Marvel Stadium surface slammed during Round 1

It may no longer be called Etihad Stadium — or Telstra Dome for that matter — but the same old surface problems have resurfaced at Marvel Stadium on the opening weekend of the season.

AFLW finals: Second Preliminary Final, Adelaide Crows defeat Geelong Cats convincingly

The second AFLW Preliminary Final panned out as many expected.

Ben Simmons’ 76ers suffer tight loss to Hawks, Ryan Broekhoff drops new career-high

Let’s face it: in less than a week’s time, the Philadelphia 76ers’ loss to the Atlanta Hawks will be mostly forgotten.

Wild celebrations in Burundi after sealing first ever African Cup of Nations appearance

Burundi have qualified for the African Cup of Nations finals for the first time as they kept Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in check to get the point they needed in a 1-1 draw in Bujumbura.

‘It will not work’: Paul Gallen warns Brisbane won’t get behind relocated NRL team

Cronulla captain Paul Gallen has warned the NRL relocating a Sydney team to Brisbane is doomed to fail.

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Moise Kean’s incredible night, Sergio Ramos panenka seals tight Spain win

It’s been a tough few years for Italian football, but a 19-year-old young gun has delivered fresh hope to the nation in a stunning international debut.

Liverpool hero Steven Gerrard turns back clock with last-minute winner against AC Milan Legends

He may be 38 and retired, but Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard has given fans another thrilling memory.

‘Not brilliant’: Brazil held in 73-rank shock

Brazil were held to a 1-1 draw against Panama in an international friendly played at Porto’s Dragao Stadium on Saturday.

Trent Merrin linked with Dragons move despite conflicting reports

Former NRL star Trent Merrin has been linked to a return to St George Illawarra just months into a rich four-year deal with Leeds in the English Super League.

Royal Challengers Bangalore demolished in IPL opener as Harbhajan Singh stars

India’s Harbhajan Singh led an inspired spin attack to help Chennai Super Kings open the 2019 Indian Premier League season with a comprehensive seven-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore on Saturday.

Shane Flanagan caught up in Sharks salary cap rort as damning email exposed

Ex-Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan has been further drawn into salary cap drama at the Sharks, with reports emerging he emailed a list of undisclosed player payments to himself in 2017.

UCF’s Tacko Fall: I won’t let Zion Williamson dunk on me

Not going to happen.

Norway’s Tarik Elyounoussi stuns fans with ‘one of the misses of the century’

Norway star Tarik Elyounoussi has submitted his contender for miss of the season in a jaw dropping moment against Spain in a Euro 2020 qualifier.

Jose Mourinho reveals timeline for return to football management

Jose Mourinho says he is targeting a return to club management and wants to secure a position by the summer.

Ashleigh Barty smashes Sam Stosur in 58 minutes in Miami

Ashleigh Barty has progressed to the fourth of the Miami Open after winning the All-Australian showdown against Samantha Stosur in straight sets.

Fumbling Rebels rue another second half fade out as South African hoodoo continues after loss to Sharks in Durban

For the second straight week the Rebels will rue a poor second half as they faded badly to lose 28-14 against the Sharks in Durban.

AFL Round 1: Brisbane Lions defeat West Coast Eagles for first time since 2012

All the best to the Brisbane Lions’ PR team — because keeping a lid on the hype surrounding your club will be one heck of a tough task this season.

Boilover as Waratahs beat defending Super Rugby champs the Crusaders at Sydney Cricket Ground

A week from hell ended with defeat for the Crusaders as the Waratahs pulled off a major upset winning 20-12 in an emotional encounter at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Lachlan Lam set up try on debut, Facetimes father Adrian Lam in UK

Roosters debutant Lachlan Lam had a dream debut, after coming off the bench in the Tri-colours 26-18 victory over the Sea Eagles, before Facetiming his dad.

Western Bulldogs defeat Sydney Swans in Round 1: Aaron Naughton stars up forward in upset

The Western Bulldogs have avoided giving up an enormous lead to record a thrilling Round 1 upset win over Sydney.

Six Again: Vintage Jimmy, Hasler’s biggest challenge and the problem with the Ponga experiment

A vintage James Maloney, the biggest challenge of Des Hasler’s career and a big worry for the Titans.

‘I despise it’: Patrick Dangerfield takes aim at ‘frustrating’ sliding rule during Bulldogs v Swans broadcast

Geelong superstar Patrick Dangerfield has revealed his frustration at the AFL’s contentious ‘sliding rule’, which led to a gift goal for young Bulldog Ed Richards on Saturday night.

James Maloney produces two brilliant defensive plays to deny Knights comeback win

Penrith star James Maloney is not exactly known for his defence, but he was responsible for two heads up plays that denied the Knights on Saturday night.

Panthers edge out Knights in tough battle at McDonald Jones Stadium

James Maloney has produced two inspiring defensive plays to inspire Penrith to an impressive 16-14 thriller over Newcastle.

AFL 2019: Isaac Heeney takes Mark of the Year contender after winning the award last season

Just give him another car now. Or whatever the prize is these days.

Luke Keary leads injury hit Roosters to victory over Sea Eagles at Brookvale Oval

A Luke Keary masterclass has propelled the Sydney Roosters to a dominant 26-18 win over the Sea Eagles to kick-start their NRL premiership defence.

Hawthorn defeats Adelaide Crows in Round 1: James Worpel stars in bigger midfield role as Hawks upset Crows

The more things change, the more things stay the same. Because there’s still a star in the No.5 guernsey at Hawthorn.

Panthers winger Malakai Watene-Zelezniak produces freak assist in early try of the year contender

Penrith speedster Malakai Watene-Zelezniak produced a brilliant heads up play to stun the Knights near halftime at McDonald Jones Stadium.

AFL 2019: Adelaide defender Tom Doedee suffers suspected ACL injury in Round 1 against Hawthorn

Adelaide defender Tom Doedee has suffered a suspected ACL injury.

Port Adelaide utility Jack Watts says he didn’t want to get out bed during a nightmare pre-season

Port Adelaide’s Jack Watts has revealed he endured a period where he “didn’t want to get out of bed” during a nightmare pre-season, following a stunning performance against his old side on Saturday.

Eels great Peter Sterling disappointed with Dylan Brown’s fishing comments about next contract

Eels legend Peter Sterling has voiced his distaste over Dylan Brown’s comments regarding his next rugby league contract talks.

Broncos rebrand cheerleaders to ‘desexualise’ dancers

Brisbane’s cheerleaders have ditched their regular attire in favour of a new look to “desexualise” the performers.

Ken Hinkley says Port Adelaide’s upset win over Melbourne is the best he’s been involved with at the club

Ken Hinkley says Port Adelaide’s Round 1 win over Melbourne is the best of his coaching career at the club.

AFL 2019: Port Adelaide bully Max Gawn and Melbourne in stunning boilover win

Few modern-day players have made as big an impact on the AFL in their first 99 games than Max Gawn.

AFL Round 1, Port Adelaide defeats Melbourne: Clever tweaks, youthful faces spark Power boilover

Zak Butters’ first kick in AFL football wasn’t a memorable one.

Carlton defeat Fremantle in 2019 AFLW First Preliminary Final: Goal blitz sees Blues into Grand Final

After all of the furore over the AFLW conference system, Carlton has ensured the inferior Conference B will be represented in the 2019 AFLW Grand Final.

LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers eliminated from NBA playoff contention

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will not be in the NBA playoffs.

The Olyroos kicked off their bid to reach the Olympic Games with a 6-0 win over Cambodia

The Olyroos have kicked off their journey to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with a dominant 6-0 victory over Cambodia in Phnom Penh.

Vintage Nick Kyrgios puts on a show in Miami Open masterclass

Nick Kyrgios decided to play like the Harlem Globetrotters in his opening match at the Miami Open, turning his contest into an exhibition match.

Winx does it again! Superstar mare wins 32nd straight in the Group One George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill

Champion Australian mare Winx extended her record-breaking win streak to 32 on Saturday in what is widely expected to be the penultimate race for the world’s top-rated turf horse.

NCAA Tournament 2019: Zion Williamson, Duke roll into second round

Zion Williamson had an explosive NCAA Tournament debut with 25 points and a can’t-miss second-half showcase to lead top-seeded Duke to an 85-62 win over North Dakota State.

Sione Katoa leads Sharks to breakthrough win over Titans at Shark Park

Cronulla produced their trademark grit in a dominant 20-6 NRL win over the Gold Coast and celebrate skipper Paul Gallen’s club record milestone match in style.

Beast mode: Arrow’s incredible game just shy of Taumalolo’s record

A week after Cowboys beast Jason Taumalolo broke his own personal best record for running metres against the Dragons, Titans forward Jai Arrow has come agonisingly close to joining him in the 300 club.

Horror mix-up from Titans gifts Josh Dugan simple try and exposes major weakness

The Titans have produced a shambolic play on their own goal line to gift Josh Dugan the simplest of tries at Shark Park.

Miami Open 2019: Novak Djokovic dominates Bernard Tomic in straight sets ‘destruction’

Novak Djokovic put his Indian Wells disappointment behind him on Friday night at the ATP and WTA Miami Open with a ruthless 7-6 (7/2) 6-2 destruction of Australian Bernard Tomic to move into the third round.

Geelong coach Chris Scott says it is not a foregone conclusion that Tim Kelly will request a trade again

Many believe that Tim Kelly will move to West Coast at the end of the season, but Geelong coach Chris Scott doesn’t share the same belief.

Sheffield Shield: New South Wales Blues secure spot in the final against Victoria

The New South Wales Blues are through to the Sheffield Shield final for the first time after beating Tasmania by 149 runs in Hobart.

Melbourne draftee Tom Sparrow debuts against Port Adelaide after Jordan Lewis suffers a hamstring injury

Melbourne has been forced into a late change in its season opener against Port Adelaide, with Jordan Lewis ruled out with a hamstring injury.

Newcastle Knights centre Tautau Moga stood down for two games

Newcastle centre Tautau Moga has been stood down for two matches after pleading guilty to slapping a taxi driver on Boxing Day last year.


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