Category : Sports

Exhausted Nathan Lyon can’t break through in Australia’s series of toil

2 years ago / 0 comments

It was his second-last over of the day. Nathan Lyon came in from around the wicket, wide on the crease, the ball angling in to pitch near the line of … Read More >>

Sydney-to-Hobart boats told to find early lead

3 years ago / 0 comments

A southerly buster is expected to run rampant on opening night of this year’s Sydney to Hobart.

World champion weightlifter Lovchev backed despite doping ban

3 years ago / 0 comments

World champion weightlifter Aleksey Lovchev receives support from Russian sports minister Vitali Mutko despite a ban for suspected doping.

Live: Australia v West Indies – Boxing Day Test, day one

3 years ago / 0 comments

Australia and West Indies are set to face off in the Boxing Day Test, but rain could be an issue at the MCG. Follow our live blog of day one for all the latest.

Live: West Indies send Australia in to bat on Boxing Day

3 years ago / 0 comments

West Indies win the toss and sends Australia in to bat after rain delayed play on day one of the Boxing Day Test. Follow our live blog for all the latest.

Former V8s champion James Courtney admits years of pain ahead

3 years ago / 0 comments

Former V8 champion James Courtney admits it will take years for him to fully recover from a freak pit-lane accident that ended his 2015 title hopes.

Sri Lankan cricketer Perera faces four-year doping ban

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sri Lankan wicketkeeper Kusal Perera faces four years out of the game after his ‘B’ sample tested positive for a prohibited substance.

Sydney to Hobart race guide: Internationals gather to take down Wild Oats XI

3 years ago / 0 comments

Hundreds of sailors are preparing for the 71st running of the Sydney to Hobart but are any boats capable of stopping Wild Oats XI taking line honours for a ninth time.

Wild Oats XI and Comanche to face off in Sydney to Hobart

3 years ago / 0 comments

All eyes will once again be on defending Sydney to Hobart line honours champion Wild Oats XI and American challenger Comanche when the annual Boxing Day race begins.

Sydney to Hobart forecast a Christmas present for Haspa Hamburg crew

3 years ago / 0 comments

The German crew of Haspa Hamburg get the Christmas present they wanted, with the latest weather forecast for the Sydney to Hobart yacht race predicting gale-force winds and thunderstorms late on Boxing Day, followed by lighter conditions thereafter.