Cats, crocs and cheddar: How the Canberra Capitals celebrated history

Want to build a WNBL championship-winning team? That will take a pair of commandos, Crocodile Dundee, a Cheshire cat, cheddar, crackers, a circus ringmaster, Cher, Cleopatra, Cameron Crombie, a carrot and a copper. The Canberra Capitals enjoy Silly Sunday after winning the WNBL championship.Credit:Sitthixay Ditthavong That's all Canberra Capitals coach Paul Goriss needed. As the dust settles on Canberra’s record-extending […]

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‘Pumped and angry’: Capitals fire a warning shot

As crazy as it sounds, Marianna Tolo would actually prefer to lose a heartbreaker. Because the moment the final controversial shot dropped to send the Canberra Capitals' WNBL grand final series against the Adelaide Lightning to a decider, she was boiling. The fire has been ignited. Marianna Tolo refuses to be stopped by the Lightning.Credit:Kelly Barnes A host of incorrect […]

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Journalist and Duterte critic Maria Ressa arrested for ‘cyber libel’

An award-winning journalist who is an outspoken critic of the Philippine president has been arrested on “cyber libel” charges. Maria Ressa, who was named as a Time Magazine Person of the Year in 2018, was arrested as part of a series of legal cases against perceived adversaries of the government. Ms Ressa, chief executive of news outlet Rappler, is accused […]

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How old is Jadon Sancho and is Dortmund and England star facing Tottenham tonight?

The 18-year-old was previously a youth player at Watford and Manchester City. Sancho was also part of the squad that won the 2017 Under-17 World Cup. Following an impressive start to this season, he made the England senior squad for the UEFA Nations League fixtures against Croatia and Spain. Sancho made his debut as a 78th-minute substitute against Croatia on October 12 in the 0–0 behind-closed-doors […]

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Sadio Mane and Naby Keita urge RB Leipzig striker Werner to join Liverpool amid transfer interest

RB Leipzig star Werner is one of the most highly sought after front players in Europe after and could decide to quit the Bundesliga club this summer. The 22-year-old has just one more year left on his contract and Leipzig are unwilling to let him run his deal down and leave on a free transfer. Bayern Munich have already shown […]

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Cardi B and Offset make their reunion official at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards

Cardi B and Offset are back together and now, it’s official. Of course, many already knew since they were together for the Super Bowl too but after Cardi walked the red carpet with her husband Offset at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards, they’re officially back on. In case anyone questioned their reunion, Cardi B and Offset took things a step […]

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Who is Christopher Chope and why did the Tory MP block the FGM Children Act ammendment?

Here’s what you need to know about Christopher Chope and why he is objecting to child protection proposals linked to female genital mutilation. Who is Christopher Chope? The 71-year-old Sir Christopher was born in Putney and educated at Marlborough College and St Andrews University, where he studied law. After graduating he worked as a barrister and was first elected to […]

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Moment British and Dutch lorry drivers brawl in middle of A75 in road rage row over overtaking

The fuming pair exchanged blows after stopping on the A75 in Scotland on Wednesday morning. Other drivers tried to break up the fight as traffic came to a standstill on the busy Cairnryan Port ferry route, near Castle Douglas, and called police. During a three-minute clip, one lorry driver can be seen overtaking the other on double white lines along the […]

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