AFTER a World Cup that reminded us how glorious football can be, the A-League desperately needs a major shot in the arm to rediscover its own sense of excitement....
Parents are being told if they want to take pictures of their kids playing junior sport they need to spend up to $80 to register for a “media pass”.
Elite competitive sportsmen like Scott McLaughlin soak up every race high and low in their quest to be the best.
COMMENT: What is this sorcery? Talk is afoot that Jamaican-born speedster Usain Bolt may play for underachieving A-League club, the Central Coast Mariners.
EXCLUSIVE: This is no gimmick. Usain Bolt - the eight-time Olympic gold medallist - is on the brink of joining the A-League in a multi-million-dollar deal.
"I THINK there was plenty of good stuff (at the Gold Coast Games).”
WAYNE Bennett and Darius Boyd believe the obstruction rule is being applied too harshly in the NRL with attacking teams restricted by current interpretations.
THE call confused everyone watching — including the man who scored. Now NRL referees boss Bernard Sutton admits the Bunker got it seriously wrong.
THE Dragons have dropped two games in a row and if they want to stop talk about their form before it really hots up they’d better do a job on the Cowboys.
GOLDEN Sheaf's win in the first race launched a stellar day for favourite punters at last week's metropolitan race meeting at Ipswich.
GWS star Dylan Shiel has been the centre of speculation but now he’s ruled out a move away from the Giants in this year’s trade period.
THE All Blacks have retained two of their top young talents with Ardie Savea and Jordie Barrett agreeing to stay for their Rugby World Cup defence next year.
AUSTRALIA’S top women’s four completed preparations for the upcoming world rowing championships with gold and a World Cup crown on a day of success in Lucerne
CROATIA dominated France in possession during the World Cup final but walked away losers. Now defender Dejan Lovren has had his say on the French tactics.
IN 12 months, they’ve shot from distant tailenders to midfield regulars. But what has changed at Sauber — and just how good is F1 rookie Charles Leclerc?
A HISTORIC milestone for John Sutton this weekend will be a bittersweet moment from a career clouded by mystery.
STAR ruckman Nic Naitanui could miss another 12 months of football if West Coast's worst fears are realised.
Track and Field
AUSTRALIA has left the Hamburg world triathlon series without a single title after losing its world crown in the new Olympic mixed team’s event to France.
THE NRL has let Andrew McCullough off with only a fine for punching Warriors player Chris Satae in the head, while Satae avoided a ban for his lifted elbow.
THE Rabbitohs remain a game clear after extending their impressive winning streak but that will be of little consolation without premiership success.