National Sport

Wed 21 Nov 2018

How Aussie rivalry set India on road to success

premium_icon How Aussie rivalry set India on road to success

Aussie cricket was pilloried for playing with a ‘win at all costs’ attitude. It’s that exact mentality that India intends to draw on for success this summer.

Meet the worst professional boxer in the world

Meet the worst professional boxer in the world

A young boxer in the US has had ignominy heaped on top of injury after being humiliated in front of millions in his first professional fight.

Ponga adds fuel to rugby speculation

premium_icon Ponga adds fuel to rugby speculation

Rampaging Queensland rookie Kalyn Ponga is refusing to guarantee himself to rugby league beyond one more year

Val Holmes: why I’m sacrificing $5 million

premium_icon Val Holmes: why I’m sacrificing $5 million

In his first interview since his bombshell announcement, Val Holmes admits he is “risking everything” by walking out on the NRL but insists he has no fears.

Holmes giving up a fortune for his dream

premium_icon Holmes giving up a fortune for his dream

Homes would be earning at least $800,000 a season playing rugby league. Instead, he could be earning less than $6 a day in his chase for NFL glory.

Ex-Premier League star accused of stalking tennis pro

Ex-Premier League star accused of stalking tennis pro

A former tennis pro familiar to Aussie fans claims she’s been stalked by her football star ex for three years, leaving her “sad and frightened”.

Fantasy could become reality for Holmes, Graham

premium_icon Fantasy could become reality for Holmes, Graham

Earlier this year Valentine Holmes sat down and selected his NFL fantasy team with some of his Cronulla teammates, including co-captain Wade Graham.

Socceroos unearth new hero as Cahill says goodbye

premium_icon Socceroos unearth new hero as Cahill says goodbye

Australia farewelled their greatest player with a win over Lebanon but have welcomed a new hero who learnt his craft halfway across the world.

Aussie bound: Man United to play age-old rival in Perth

Aussie bound: Man United to play age-old rival in Perth

The Red Devils are coming to Australia! Manchester United will lock horns with fierce age-old rivals Leeds in a pre-season friendly in Perth.

New insight into tragic Schumacher battle

New insight into tragic Schumacher battle

Michael Schumacher’s fight after a horror accident has been a guarded secret. Now a family friend has opened up on the toll it’s taken.

Explosive Jarryd Hayne ‘bite’ claims emerge

Explosive Jarryd Hayne ‘bite’ claims emerge

Shocking allegations have emerged surrounding the night in which it is alleged Jarryd Hayne sexually assaulted a woman.

WTA queen commits to Brisbane International

premium_icon WTA queen commits to Brisbane International

She finished 2018 by beating five top-eight players to win the fifth biggest title on the WTA Tour. Now world No.4 Elina Svitolina will add more star power here.

Unfancied by others, Lightning embrace underdogs tag

premium_icon Unfancied by others, Lightning embrace underdogs tag

THEY'VE been powerhouses in the national league for the past couple of seasons but will head into next year with a changed roster.

Illness rips through Wallabies camp

premium_icon Illness rips through Wallabies camp

Israel Folau, Bernard Foley and Adam Coleman have been isolated from teammates in the Wallabies’ camp after contracting stomach bugs.

Hayne bit woman and kept taxi waiting, police allege

premium_icon Hayne bit woman and kept taxi waiting, police allege

Jarryd Hayne allegedly bit the woman he is charged with sexually assaulting and left her with injuries so serious she needed hospitalisation. EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

‘Extremely drunk’ Olympian’s disgrace

‘Extremely drunk’ Olympian’s disgrace

An Olympic champion and his teammates have been slammed for “unacceptable behaviour” after entering a competition while drunk.

Odd moment in teary Cahill send-off

Odd moment in teary Cahill send-off

Socceroos legend Tim Cahill lit up faces in Sydney as he took the field for one last time. But it all went a little loco when this fan barged on the pitch.

Kohli: Cross the line and we’ll bite back

premium_icon Kohli: Cross the line and we’ll bite back

Virat Kohli reckons he is a changed man, but the India skipper has declared he will fight fire with fire if poked by Australia.

Choc conqueror’s ‘bloody’ good advice for Horn

premium_icon Choc conqueror’s ‘bloody’ good advice for Horn

Garth Wood, the battling NRL player who famously knocked out Anthony Mundine, says Jeff Horn faces disaster unless he follows a violent blueprint.

Gallen unloads on departing Holmes

Gallen unloads on departing Holmes

Valentine Holmes’ shock decision to walk away from the NRL has left his teammate furious, with skipper Paul Gallen applying the blowtorch.

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