Injury blow means Tupou must wait to face All Blacks

Michael Cheika’s plans to unleash Taniela Tupou on the All Blacks were dashed after the man known as Tongan Thor reportedly injured his hamstring at the Wallabies’ captain’s run on Friday. It is unclear whether the monster prop will travel with teammates to Auckland for next weekend’s second Bledisloe clash against New Zealand at Eden Park. Setback: Taniela Tupou and […]

Read more

Wannabe contenders Penrith must fix poor NRL starts

They're the NRL's comeback kings but Penrith know they must fix their slow starts if they want to be a force come the finals. Figures from across the entire season show the fourth-placed Panthers trail their opponents by a combined 318-301 over the first hour of matches, before romping home 166-71 in the final 20 minutes. Slow starts: Josh Mansour […]

Read more

Gregan says “ruthless” Wallabies must keep All Blacks on the canvas

Wallabies legend George Gregan likens the Bledisloe Cup to a heavyweight boxing match and says Australia must be "ruthless" in keeping New Zealand on the canvas next Saturday. Australia are desperate to end a 16-year Bledisloe Cup drought and Gregan believes they can, but only if they win the opener in Sydney. George Gregan was the last Wallabies captain to lift the […]

Read more

Back To School Must Haves — 25 Kid-Friendly Products To Start The Year Off Right

It’s that time of year again! Whatever grade they’re in, make sure the kids in your life are putting their best foot forward with these essential back to school buys. When you’re young, summer feels like a ticking time bomb counting down to the end of vacation! And we don’t know about you, but replacing bathing suits with backpacks and […]

Read more

Back To School Must Haves — 25 Kid-Friendly Products To Start The Year Off Right

It’s that time of year again! Whatever grade they’re in, make sure the kids in your life are putting their best foot forward with these essential back to school buys. When you’re young, summer feels like a ticking time bomb counting down to the end of vacation! And we don’t know about you, but replacing bathing suits with backpacks and […]

Read more

Government body must ensure no repeat of Essendon saga: Corcoran

Danny Corcoran, one of the central figures in the Essendon supplements saga, has urged the proposed new national sports integrity commission to ensure there is no repeat of how the contentious AFL case was handled. Federal Sports Minister Bridget McKenzie unveiled a wide-ranging report into Australian sport on Wednesday, tackling several integrity issues, including match-fixing and anti-doping concerns. The report […]

Read more

Hawks must lift to mix it with the best, says Clarkson

Alastair Clarkson is confident that the midfield depth Hawthorn have developed this season is serving them well as they build towards their next premiership. But he admits that his side has some improving to do if they want to beat an in-form Essendon next week and play a part in the finals this season, despite moving in to seventh spot […]

Read more

AFL must step in and give Blues priority pick: Pagan

Former Carlton coach Denis Pagan says the Blues still haven't recovered from the crippling penalties the AFL dished out for "deliberate, elaborate and sophisticated" salary-cap breaches in 2002. Pagan was Blues coach during arguably the club's bleakest period – 104 games between 2003-07 that produced just 25 wins – that came on the back of the club being stripped of draft […]

Read more

Top Labour MP Keir Starmer says Labour must tighten up anti-Semitism rules 'sharpish'

Sir Keir Starmer urged the Labour leader to make changes "sharpish" after the party's disciplinary panel approved a new racism code that for the first time doesn't incorporate an international definition of anti-Jewish hate. The Shadow Brexit Secretary said Labour must reinstate the full definition outlined by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). The new guidelines could let dozens of […]

Read more

Sergio Perez says something must change to make F1 more exciting and addresses Ferrari rumours

The Force India driver has a had difficult season so far but when asked about the current state of the sport, he says more people should be fighting for the title. Perez said: “It’s not very interesting, no. I think it will come down to Mercedes and Ferrari. That’s it really. “I think something has to change to improve the […]

Read more
1 2