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Tue 20 Nov 2018

Defiant response to furious Warne outburst

Defiant response to furious Warne outburst

Australian vice-captain Alex Carey has responded to Shane Warne's savage criticism of his side’s batting woes, backing his underperforming teammates.

‘Huge risk’: Greenberg, Sharks react to Holmes’ switch

‘Huge risk’: Greenberg, Sharks react to Holmes’ switch

NRL boss Todd Greenberg warns Valentine Holmes is taking huge risk to walk away from a lucrative contract at the Sharks to chase an NFL dream.

Aussie fans still ‘angry and hurt’: Faf

Aussie fans still ‘angry and hurt’: Faf

Anger and hurt emanating from the ball-tampering scandal is still palpable among Australian cricket fans, according to South Africa captain Faf du Plessis.

New FFA chairman aiming to placate fans

New FFA chairman aiming to placate fans

New Football Federation Australia chair Chris Nikou is seeking better engagement with disenchanted fans and wants to get cracking on A-League expansion

Van Gisbergen dismisses 'bad blood' with McLaughlin

Van Gisbergen dismisses 'bad blood' with McLaughlin

Shane van Gisbergen has played down his feud with championship rival Scott McLaughlin before this weekend's Supercars series decider in Newcastle

New FFA chairman reveals expansion stance

New FFA chairman reveals expansion stance

New FFA chairman Chris Nikou says A-League expansion will be the ‘number one priority’ of the new board, after he was appointed as Steven Lowy’s successor.

Sharks release Holmes to pursue NFL dream

Sharks release Holmes to pursue NFL dream

Valentine Holmes is poised to chase his NFL dream after the Sharks officially released him from the final year of his contract. SEE CRONULLA’S STATEMENT

Fans come first: FFA seeking better relationship with fans

Fans come first: FFA seeking better relationship with fans

New Football Federation Australia chairman Chris Nikou wants better engagement with disenchanted fans, with his board having plenty on their plate

The moment Hayne’s world fell apart

The moment Hayne’s world fell apart

Jarryd Hayne’s stardom soared to unprecedented heights for an Australian footy player but he flew too close to the sun and risks going up in smoke

Dogs lock down Bontempelli with new deal

Dogs lock down Bontempelli with new deal

Star midfielder Marcus Bontempelli has put pen to paper on a contract extension with the Western Bulldogs, keeping him at the club until at least 2021

Seething Sharks privately ‘dirty’ with Holmes

Seething Sharks privately ‘dirty’ with Holmes

Valentine Holmes’ “soured” relationship with Cronulla has been exposed in the NRL superstar’s dramatic “NFL powerplay” bombshell

‘They’re talking a good game’: Waugh’s dig at India

‘They’re talking a good game’: Waugh’s dig at India

Test legend Steve Waugh says Australian cricket fans should be confident of a series win over India this summer, despite the doomsayers predicting an Aussie...

Mon 19 Nov 2018

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

JOSH Young is the only Australian adaptive athlete to qualify in an international CrossFit competition.

Filly to watch after surprise win

Filly to watch after surprise win

The filly was strong on the line and looked like further distance will be a big help for her.

‘Scrap it out’: Aussie quick’s plan to build team confidence

‘Scrap it out’: Aussie quick’s plan to build team confidence

However it’s done, Nathan Coulter-Nile just wants Australia to find a way to win the Twenty20 series opener against India in Brisbane to turn their fortunes.

Blues’ Aussie attack buries Bulls’ Test hopefuls

Blues’ Aussie attack buries Bulls’ Test hopefuls

Australia selectors have a headache after Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood all but squashed any hope of the Bulls batsmen earning a re-call for the India series

Maguire vows to make Brooks better

Maguire vows to make Brooks better

Luke Brooks is off contract at the end of 2019, and Michael Maguire has revealed his two-point plan to keep the star halfback at Concord long term.

‘Staggering’ transformation of amputee racing star

‘Staggering’ transformation of amputee racing star

TEENAGE racer Billy Monger woke up with catastrophic injuries. His “incredible transformation” is revealed in a tragic new BBC doco.

Jones ready for Wallabies scrap

Jones ready for Wallabies scrap

Coach Eddie Jones has warned England to be wary of his native Australia when they face a Wallabies side coached by “street-fighter” Michael Cheika.

Former quick's brutal assessment of Marsh brothers

Former quick's brutal assessment of Marsh brothers

Former Australia fast bowler Geoff Lawson has called for selectors to “move on” from Shaun and Mitchell Marsh for the upcoming Test series against India.

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