National Sport

Sat 23 Jun 2018

England fractured by World Cup civil war

England fractured by World Cup civil war

IF anyone can derail the promising start to England’s World Cup campaign in Russia — it’s the English themselves.

Wallabies have got something brewing

Wallabies have got something brewing

Losing's never easy but the Wallabies can be confident in tonight's clash with Ireland after failing to produce their best in the second Test but going so close

Cahill’s ‘unbelievable’ reaction to snub

Cahill’s ‘unbelievable’ reaction to snub

SOCCEROOS coach Bert van Marwijk sat his team down for a heart-to-heart at training in Russia — and Tim Cahill had something to say.

Fri 22 Jun 2018

Wallaby gets chance to prove his critics wrong

Wallaby gets chance to prove his critics wrong

Much-maligned Wallabies halfback Nick Phipps has the chance to prove his critics wrong when he gets a start in Saturday night's series decider against Ireland

‘I could sit here and squeal too’: Hansen roasts the French

‘I could sit here and squeal too’: Hansen roasts the French

The New Zealand-France Test series is reaching a spiky conclusion with Steve Hansen calling on the tourists to quit complaining about the referees

Furious Fifita takes down The Footy Show

Furious Fifita takes down The Footy Show

IT was all smiles for Andrew Fifita in his appearance on the NRL Footy Show, but an angry post-show spray revealed what the Tongan forward was really thinking

Moss Trip chasing crowning glory in Tiara

Moss Trip chasing crowning glory in Tiara

Moss Trip, arguably the most improved racehorse in training, can cap a stellar season by claiming the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara at Doomben on Saturday

'Clear' link between Origin and DV: expert

'Clear' link between Origin and DV: expert

A NEW study has exposed a link between increased domestic violence in NSW and State of Origin matches.

Great White Shark Greg Norman goes 'free willy'

Great White Shark Greg Norman goes 'free willy'

GREG Norman — the Great White Shark — has gone all Free Willy again, with the sexagenarian golfer enthusiastically getting his kit off.

Pressure on Blues: "Public expectation will be enormous"

premium_icon Pressure on Blues: "Public expectation will be enormous"

History may be on visitors' side, says Maroons legend

Ennis: He stood tall and delivered

premium_icon Ennis: He stood tall and delivered

The moment I knew Matt Prior was made for the Origin arena

Double standard: SBS star abused over ‘fake accent’

Double standard: SBS star abused over ‘fake accent’

SBS World Cup host Lucy Zelic is no stranger to online abuse. Now she’s copping it over the way she speaks.

Tallis rips into Maroons’ under-fire forwards

Tallis rips into Maroons’ under-fire forwards

A passionate Gorden Tallis says the new-look Queensland forward pack has a duty to ensure Sunday’s must-win clash in Sydney is the start of another golden run

The equation: How Aussies can qualify for next round

premium_icon The equation: How Aussies can qualify for next round

THE Socceroos’ chase for a place in the second round at the 2018 World Cup could go down to the wire, with the distinct possibility that Australia’s progression...

Hodges: 'Kids' sure to ignite Maroons

premium_icon Hodges: 'Kids' sure to ignite Maroons

Inclusions mean it's on for young and old

Twin tons but Aussies still hammered

Twin tons but Aussies still hammered

AUSTRALIA’s miserable tour of England has continued with the ODI world champs dispatched with relative ease in a nightmare start to Justin Langer’s coaching career....

Cry for me, Argentina! Croatia stun Messi’s men

Cry for me, Argentina! Croatia stun Messi’s men

ARGENTINA slipped to the brink of an embarrassing World Cup group-stage exit after Croatia beat the South Americans 3-0 to progress to the last 16.

Cricket’s first substitute after Aussie quick struck

Cricket’s first substitute after Aussie quick struck

FORMER Aussie Test bowler Joe Mennie has become the first player replaced in an English county game with concussion after being struck while bowling for...

Comment: Why won’t Socceroos coach respect Cahill?

premium_icon Comment: Why won’t Socceroos coach respect Cahill?

AUSTRALIA’S 1-all draw with Denmark left Socceroos fans asking just one question: Why is Tim Cahill even at the World Cup?

Peru out but desperate to take Australia down

Peru out but desperate to take Australia down

FRANCE is through to the final 16 at the Wold Cup crushing Peru’s hopes with it but the South Americans’ still have the Socceroos in their sights.

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