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Sat 16 Jan 2021

‘Discrimination’: AFL torn to shreds over transgender policy

Premium Content ‘Discrimination’: AFL torn to shreds over transgender policy

Transgender footballer Hannah Mouncey has accused the AFL of ‘promoting exclusion over inclusion’ as she prepares to take legal action against the league.

Fri 15 Jan 2021

Former NRL winger’s nonsensical remarks after bail bid

Premium Content Former NRL winger’s nonsensical remarks after bail bid

Brett Dallas has been committed to the supreme court on five charges including possessing 35 grams of ice

Folau tipped for shock rugby comeback

Folau tipped for shock rugby comeback

Controversial cross-code superstar Israel Folau has reportedly been linked to a surprise return to the 15-a-side game.

‘Sense of uneasiness’ as mask-clad fans descend on Gabba

Premium Content ‘Sense of uneasiness’ as mask-clad fans descend on Gabba

The eyes of Australian sports lovers are fully fixed on the Gabba as the Test with India starts, but there’s as much interest in the crowds as the players

Secret notes: What Cats great recorded over 13 years

Premium Content Secret notes: What Cats great recorded over 13 years

Harry Taylor has hand-written notes on almost every game he played. He opens up about why and what he recorded. Plus key numbers on every new AFL life member.

Tennis star has eight fingers and seven toes

Tennis star has eight fingers and seven toes

Melbourne is about to witness a first-time grand slam entrant that has an incredibly inspiring story to tell.

Phelps’ wife fears she’ll lose him

Phelps’ wife fears she’ll lose him

The wife of Michael Phelps has revealed her fear of losing the Olympic swimming legend to his mental health battle.

Skydiver flown to hospital after collision during free fall

Premium Content Skydiver flown to hospital after collision during free fall

Two people collided after jumping from 10,000 feet, before deploying their parachutes.

Warne: How Marnus reacted when I reached out

Premium Content Warne: How Marnus reacted when I reached out

Shane Warne has cleared the air over his Marnus Labuschagne comments, while revealing how the young star can challenge The Big Three as the best batsman in the...

Tennis Big Four member tests positive to COVID-19

Premium Content Tennis Big Four member tests positive to COVID-19

Preparations for the Australian Open could be thrown into disarray, after former world No.1 Andy Murray tested positive to COVID-19.

Restrictions: What to expect at the Gabba today

Premium Content Restrictions: What to expect at the Gabba today

The do-or-die five-day ­decider between India and Australia will today kick off under heavy health ­restrictions at the Gabba. Here’s what you can expect.

Positive tests wreak havoc on Aus Open

Positive tests wreak havoc on Aus Open

Organising the opening grand slam of the year has been a logistical nightmare and it’s off to an incredibly shaky start.

Thu 14 Jan 2021

NRL’s Jamil Hopoate charged over breaching AVO, bail

Premium Content NRL’s Jamil Hopoate charged over breaching AVO, bail

Brisbane Broncos player Jamil Hopoate has handed himself in at Manly Police Station, where he has been charged with breaching an AVO and bail conditions.

Legends in line to coach Maroons as Bennett bows out

Premium Content Legends in line to coach Maroons as Bennett bows out

Wayne Bennett has dropped a bombshell by declaring he won’t coach the Maroons again in 2021, but a succession plan is in place.

Bad news after Olympian storms Capitol

Bad news after Olympian storms Capitol

The three-time gold medallist best known by Aussies as one of Ian Thorpe’s chief rivals received some bad news after storming the US Capitol.

Cruel blow for unlucky Aussie young gun

Cruel blow for unlucky Aussie young gun

Tim Paine has confirmed batting prodigy Will Pucovski will not feature in the fourth Test and also named the young gun’s replacement.

Why teaching respect and consent is a matter of urgency

Premium Content Why teaching respect and consent is a matter of urgency

Elite sportsmen are worshipped as role models for the next generation of aspiring athletes, but some are failing themselves, their clubs and their sports.

Tigers fend off rivals in major signing coup

Premium Content Tigers fend off rivals in major signing coup

The Wests Tigers have trumped a host of rugby league rivals to lock in one of the hottest wing talents on the open market.

Aussie cricket star slams ‘whinging’ India

Premium Content Aussie cricket star slams ‘whinging’ India

An Aussie cricket star has used social media to take aim at the ‘whinging’ Indian team, as they continue to air concerns about their Brisbane hotel.

Tomic ’risks life’, does the unthinkable

Tomic ’risks life’, does the unthinkable

Bernard Tomic has taken everyone by surprise, and hit out at his critics after taking a major step towards getting his career off life support.

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