National Sport

Sun 19 Aug 2018

‘Thank you, David’: All Black applauds Pocock’s classy touch

‘Thank you, David’: All Black applauds Pocock’s classy touch

AS the career of an All Blacks star hangs in the balance, Wallabies warrior David Pocock has earned praise after coming to the stricken player’s aid.

‘He could play tight prop’: Pick of position up to Ponga

‘He could play tight prop’: Pick of position up to Ponga

NATHAN Brown was gushing in his praise of Kalyn Ponga’s display at five-eighth in the Knight's shock win over the Panthers.

‘You can’t buy class’: United boss fumes

‘You can’t buy class’: United boss fumes

MANCHESTER United manager Jose Mourinho has taken aim at ‘disrespectful’ Manchester City and even cheekily suggested the club should be paying him royalties.

Manly skipper’s stunning swipe at Sea Eagles

Manly skipper’s stunning swipe at Sea Eagles

DALY Cherry-Evans has thrown his support behind Manly coach Trent Barrett while taking a veiled swipe at the club’s management.

Aussie Jackson fails in world title tilt

Aussie Jackson fails in world title tilt

AUSTRALIAN boxer Luke Jackson has failed in his bid to become a world champion after suffering a ninth-round defeat in interim WBO featherweight title bout.

Clarko says Saints deserved to win

Clarko says Saints deserved to win

ALASTAIR Clarkson says the better team lost after the Hawks escaped with a four-point win against a brave St Kilda.

Federer ‘sad’ but hopeful after controversial shake-up

Federer ‘sad’ but hopeful after controversial shake-up

WHILE unsure of the sweeping Davis Cup reform, Roger Federer has called on tennis officials to make good on promises regarding the new-look competition.

Cheika reveals extent of ‘rare’ Folau injury

Cheika reveals extent of ‘rare’ Folau injury

THE Wallabies will be without Israel Folau when they try to win in Auckland for first time since 1986 and avoid a 16th straight year of Bledisloe Cup despair

Dream FFA Cup clash for second-tier toiler

Dream FFA Cup clash for second-tier toiler

KEISUKE Honda may do a double take if he lines up for his Melbourne Victory debut against APIA Leichhardt in the FFA Cup on Tuesday night.

Maguire slams Broncos link but hints at future

Maguire slams Broncos link but hints at future

MICHAEL Maguire has slammed reports he has already signed to coach Brisbane, but he gave a big hint on one club and why he might avoid it.

‘It was a disaster’: Zorko slammed post-match spray

‘It was a disaster’: Zorko slammed post-match spray

BRISBANE captain Dayne Zorko has been slammed for his heated post-match exchange with Gold Coast midfielder Touk Miller as he verbally berated him, with one AFL...

‘Scrappy’ Springboks avoid shock upset

‘Scrappy’ Springboks avoid shock upset

SOUTH Africa scored four tries in the second half to come from behind and beat Argentina 34-21 in the Rugby Championship.

‘Disrespectful’ footy star sprays coach

‘Disrespectful’ footy star sprays coach

ANDREW Fifita was brought forward to answer for a questionable gesture supposedly aimed at his coach. It got a little awkward.

Sat 18 Aug 2018

Wallabies thrashed in Bledisloe disaster

Wallabies thrashed in Bledisloe disaster

THE All Blacks have shattered more records and broken the Wallabies' hearts to record another crushing Bledisloe Cup win in Sydney.

LIVE BLOG: Winx claims national record of 26 straight wins

LIVE BLOG: Winx claims national record of 26 straight wins

THE champ Winx has put herself into the record books with 26 consecutive wins.

Warner’s generous act of sportsmanship in Smith reunion

Warner’s generous act of sportsmanship in Smith reunion

DAVID Warner has been praised for an act of sportsmanship while fielding for St Lucia Stars against Steve Smith’s Barbados Tridents on Saturday.

Winx chasing stunning piece of history

Winx chasing stunning piece of history

WINX has history in her sights at Royal Randwick today when she saddles up to take aim at Black Caviar’s Australian record.

Simon Whitlock is still the daddy of Australian darts

Simon Whitlock is still the daddy of Australian darts

COREY Cadby says Simon Whitlock is still the daddy of Australian darts, despite defeating the Wizard on the first night of the Brisbane Darts Masters.

Wallabies suffer Thor-sized Bledisloe blow

Wallabies suffer Thor-sized Bledisloe blow

THE Wallabies have suffered a major blow ahead of tonight’s Bledisloe Cup match with rampaging prop Taniela Tupou ruled out.

Massive change to the way we watch live sport

Massive change to the way we watch live sport

THIS is the brave new world of watching sport — in particular live sport. This is why it’ll be four times more fun than what you see now.

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