National Sport

Sat 25 May 2019

Barty confident injury won’t impact French run

Barty confident injury won’t impact French run

Ash Barty hopes to unleash her deepest French Open yet despite landing in a tough section of the draw, and she’s confident an arm injury won’t hamper her quest

Luke Keary out of Origin I, and Pearce probably gone too

premium_icon Luke Keary out of Origin I, and Pearce probably gone too

Blues selector Greg Alexander has declared Luke Keary won’t be fit for Origin I after he left the field with concussion during the Roosters loss to Newcastle

Gilmore's perfect 10 in Bali puts her on top of the world

Gilmore's perfect 10 in Bali puts her on top of the world

A perfect 10 in the World Surf League event final in Bali has lifted Stephanie Gilmore to victory and put her on top of the world rankings

Coach Brad Thorn ‘proud’ despite Reds' heartbreaking losses

Coach Brad Thorn ‘proud’ despite Reds' heartbreaking losses

Brad Thorn has allowed himself to imagine what the Super Rugby season would have looked like if the Queensland Reds had grabbed three games there for the taking

Prince avoids race trouble to book winter trip

Prince avoids race trouble to book winter trip

Prince Fawaz has rocketed into favouritism for the Group 1 JJ Atkins Plate after scoring at Royal Randwick despite severe interference

Mostert takes pole at Winton after McLaughlin's slip-up

Mostert takes pole at Winton after McLaughlin's slip-up

Ford's Chaz Mostert has secured pole position for Saturday's 120km Supercars race at Winton, with championship leader Scott McLaughlin to start from fifth

Star duo give Aussie cricketers extra ring of confidence

premium_icon Star duo give Aussie cricketers extra ring of confidence

Steve Smith and David Warner are back with the Aussies, and rival batsmen better be on their toes with the pair fielding nearby

Ex-England spinner drops ball-tampering bombshell

Ex-England spinner drops ball-tampering bombshell

Former England spinner Monty Panesar has questioned whether the team's treatment of the ball in the field was legal during his international career

Gould backs Pearce for State of Origin recall

Gould backs Pearce for State of Origin recall

Phil Gould, the most successful NSW coach in State of Origin history, believes Mitchell Pearce will thrive if handed a Blues recall

Kyrgios pulls plug on French Open

premium_icon Kyrgios pulls plug on French Open

Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open for the second straight year, just days after claiming the Paris grand slam "sucked"

Swans and Pies were brothers in arms in Indigenous Round

Swans and Pies were brothers in arms in Indigenous Round

Eddie McGuire’s rocky relationship with Sydney hasn’t thawed just yet but Collingwood and Swans players have shown what really matters in footy

Brutal welcoming committee awaits demoted James Roberts

premium_icon Brutal welcoming committee awaits demoted James Roberts

A former Titans clubmate and a crash-tackler who cleaned up Jarryd Hayne are lying in wait for out-of-favour Bronco James Roberts in his Intrust Super Cup debut

‘Outstanding’ Lealiifano stakes World Cup claim

‘Outstanding’ Lealiifano stakes World Cup claim

Brumbies coach Dan McKellar believes in-form Christian Lealiifano should be recalled to wear the Wallabies No.10 jersey at the World Cup

Anxiety goes as Weller blooms

premium_icon Anxiety goes as Weller blooms

Lachie Weller is in a far better place mentally than this time 12 months ago, after dealing with bouts of anxiety and stress during his first season as a Sun

Blues in disarray as Knights destroy Roosters

premium_icon Blues in disarray as Knights destroy Roosters

The Blues' Origin preparations have been thrown into chaos after an injury to Luke Keary in Newcastle’s big win over the Roosters

Inside Greg Inglis’ secret battle with alcohol, depression

premium_icon Inside Greg Inglis’ secret battle with alcohol, depression

It was a Magic Round for rugby league but the disappearing act of a Greg Inglis sent concerned shockwaves through the game. He went missing for three days.

Fri 24 May 2019

Fittler takes left-field approach again with Blues' prep

Fittler takes left-field approach again with Blues' prep

NSW coach Brad Fittler has brought a left-field relaxation and wellbeing technique to his State of Origin camp in the hope of giving his Blues boys a leg-up

Roos and coach Brad Scott 'could part company within weeks'

Roos and coach Brad Scott 'could part company within weeks'

North Melbourne's Brad Scott says speculation about his coaching future at the club is fair but not something he wants to buy into.

Maroons mourn the death of an early great

premium_icon Maroons mourn the death of an early great

Queensland rugby league fans are in mourning after the passing of a champion of North Queensland footy

Sunlight locked in as latest Everest runner

Sunlight locked in as latest Everest runner

Elite filly Sunlight, who boasts Group 1 wins at weight-for-age and under handicap conditions, has become the fourth runner to secure a start in the $14 million The...

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