National Sport

Sun 24 May 2020

Tiger ready to tear apart Tom Brady

Tiger ready to tear apart Tom Brady

Tiger Woods expects to dominate with partner Peyton Manning in his match-up against Phil Mickelson and NFL superstar Tom Brady.

NRL warns there are still ‘plenty of hurdles’

NRL warns there are still ‘plenty of hurdles’

The end of a dispute between referees and the NRL was the final major hurdle to be cleared before next week’s resumption of the 2020 season.

Bitter feuds at centre of best Aussie tales

Bitter feuds at centre of best Aussie tales

Thanks to Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls, sports documentaries are in high demand. Here’s 10 Aussie stories worthy of a Netflix series.

Roberts firms for Rabbitohs return

Roberts firms for Rabbitohs return

Rabbitohs star centre James Roberts has trained with his teammates in a sign he could be available to play in Round 3 against the Roosters.

Lance Armstrong reveals only regret

Lance Armstrong reveals only regret

Lance Armstrong doesn’t regret his doping – saying he “wouldn’t change a thing”. But there is one choice he would like the chance to change.

PNG cannonball takes to city life the ‘hard’ way

premium_icon PNG cannonball takes to city life the ‘hard’ way

Justin Olam is still learning about life in a big city like Melbourne but the aggressive ball runner knows a lot about what is required to stay here: hard work.

Top Cat says Steven stabbing details will come out

premium_icon Top Cat says Steven stabbing details will come out

The football world has been waiting to find out what happened to Jack Steven. And answers might not be far away.

Jordan accused of ‘complete, blatant lie’

Jordan accused of ‘complete, blatant lie’

Michael Jordan has been accused of trying to pull the wool over people’s eyes during his headline-grabbing documentary The Last Dance.

No pay cuts: Cap set to stay at $10m for 2021

premium_icon No pay cuts: Cap set to stay at $10m for 2021

ARL Commission chairman Peter V’landys has ruled out heavy player pay cuts for next season.

Boyd opens up on Bennett: “My one regret’’

premium_icon Boyd opens up on Bennett: “My one regret’’

Darius Boyd has come a long way throughout his career, going from a painfully shy kid to an advocate for mental health.

Tony Hawk savaged as a ‘cheat, sellout’

Tony Hawk savaged as a ‘cheat, sellout’

Tony Hawk wasn’t always the universally admired face of skateboarding he is today, dealing with harsh opposition when he was younger.

Warne’s radical plans to help bowlers in saliva-free cricket

premium_icon Warne’s radical plans to help bowlers in saliva-free cricket

Warne says banning bowlers using saliva to shine the ball could swing cricket in favour of batsmen

Lockdown gives Titans chance to wipe slate clean

premium_icon Lockdown gives Titans chance to wipe slate clean

The day before the NRL was shut down, the Titans suffered a humiliating 46-6 loss to Parramatta. Two months later, coach Justin Holbrook has made changes he believes...

NRL players face strict testing to play in ‘clean zones’

premium_icon NRL players face strict testing to play in ‘clean zones’

NRL players will under scrutiny like never before with medical checks on game days.

NRL boss has cheeky dig at the AFL

NRL boss has cheeky dig at the AFL

Peter V’landys was widely scrutinised when he announced the NRL would return in late May, but the bold move has proved a masterstroke.

Sat 23 May 2020

Facing down monsters: Mammoth swell hits city's beaches

premium_icon Facing down monsters: Mammoth swell hits city's beaches

Surfers and daredevils have rushed to Sydney's beaches to take advantage of huge waves pounding the coast. SEE THE PHOTOS

State presses pause on 2032 Olympic bid

State presses pause on 2032 Olympic bid

The Queensland government has hit the pause button on the bid for the 2032 Olympics while it deals with the COVID-19 crisis.

Olympic plans for triathlete after freak accident

premium_icon Olympic plans for triathlete after freak accident

Lauren Parker wanted to be the best triathlete in the world, until a freak training accident left her paraplegic.

‘S***house’: Boxer video angers fans of the sport

‘S***house’: Boxer video angers fans of the sport

Vision of an undefeated prospect beating up an overmatched training partner has been slammed by several world champions as weak.

NBA legend in hospital after positive COVID-19 test

NBA legend in hospital after positive COVID-19 test

New York Knicks legend Patrick Ewing vows to get through this after revealing he is under care for the COVID-19 virus.

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