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Folau: This was my Christian duty...

Folau: This was my Christian duty...

Israel Folau has hit back at rugby bosses for trying to silence him in the row over his homophobic social media posts that today led to him being cut from the sport in Australia. 17 May 2019
Basketball giants head for Oz

Basketball giants head for Oz

The biggest names in basketball will play in Australia this August when North American rivals, USA Basketball and Canada Basketball play a series of games across the country. 1 May 2019
Australia's 'inactivity crisis' as walking tops national sport survey

Australia's 'inactivity crisis' as walking tops national sport survey

Australians are gradually getting more sporty...but there's still a long way to go to beat the nation's "inactivity crisis", warns Sport Australia CEO Kate Palmer. 30 Apr 2019
Folau fights on...

Folau fights on...

Wallabies winger Israel Folau has vowed to fight on to keep his rugby career alive despite attempts to sack him over his homophobic rants on social media. 17 Apr 2019
Izzy sacked now? Almost...

Izzy sacked now? Almost...

Israel Folau edged closer to the Wallabies bin today after rugby bosses served him with a breach notice over his religious social media rant against homosexuality last week. 15 Apr 2019
Smith, Warner named for World Cup

Smith, Warner named for World Cup

Former Australian skipper Steve Smith and bad boy batsman David Warned have returned to the fold with spots in the Australian squad for June's Cricket World Cup. 15 Apr 2019
Izzy sacked yet?

Izzy sacked yet?

Rugby Australia and NSW Rugby Union have still to bring an end to Israel Folau’s Wallabies career despite the outrage over his homophobic hate speech on social media this week. 12 Apr 2019
Our amazing 2019 Clubbies winners...

Our amazing 2019 Clubbies winners...

There were tears, there were cheers and there were legends everywhere you looked. The 2019 Sportscover Clubbies Award reached their climax at a glittering awards ceremony in Sydney's Tattersalls Club yesterday. 12 Apr 2019
Pic Special: The 2019 Clubbies Awards!

Pic Special: The 2019 Clubbies Awards!

Check out all the pics from our glittering awards ceremony at Sydney's Tattersalls Club to reward local legends from across the country! 12 Apr 2019
Nathan Ross: Why I'm quitting right now

Nathan Ross: Why I'm quitting right now

Newcastle Knights veteran Nathan Ross has spoken confirmed he needs to retire from the NRL immediately. 2 Apr 2019
Ricciardo's F1 season start is 'unacceptable', says Renault boss

Ricciardo's F1 season start is 'unacceptable', says Renault boss

Fearless Aussie driver Daniel Ricciardo's appalling start to his new F1 season with Renault has been branded unacceptable by the team boss, after another disappointing end to his race this morning. 1 Apr 2019
In pics: Bahrain's spectacular F1 thriller

In pics: Bahrain's spectacular F1 thriller

Bahrain's night race served up a spectacular DRS-fuelled F1 thriller all the way to the finishing line. Catch the action in pics here. Pics by Getty Images. 1 Apr 2019
Triple-header Pacific Test for Leichhardt

Triple-header Pacific Test for Leichhardt

Sydney’s inner west will welcome some of the world’s top rugby league players with a triple-header Pacific Test Invitational to be held at Leichhardt Oval in June. 27 Mar 2019
Two year ban for racist AFL fan

Two year ban for racist AFL fan

The AFL has banned a Richmond fan for two years for a racist online comment directed towards West Coast Eagles player Liam Ryan. 26 Mar 2019
NRL training pic special: Rabbitohs and Roosters

NRL training pic special: Rabbitohs and Roosters

The Rabbitohs and Roosters his the paddock for their latest training sessions as Souths look to back up their perfect start to the season. Pics by Getty Images. 26 Mar 2019
Rugby's nationwide hunt for Indigenous talent

Rugby's nationwide hunt for Indigenous talent

Rugby Australia’s High-Performance team begin a talent ID tour next week to unearth Indigenous talent around the country. 22 Mar 2019
Bumper AFL pre-season training pic special

Bumper AFL pre-season training pic special

It's the final week of training and AFL clubs were throwing open their doors to let the world see how they're all shaping up for the start of the new season tomorrow night... Pics by Getty Images 20 Mar 2019
2018's AFL winners and losers at the bank...

2018's AFL winners and losers at the bank...

Last AFL season saw some massive moves among the financial heavyweights of the sport, a new report has revealed. 20 Mar 2019
New audio Edge for AFL

New audio Edge for AFL

AFL has unveiled new mic'ed-up Edge technology to the Score Review ahead of the new season. 20 Mar 2019
Repeat heartbreak for Morris

Repeat heartbreak for Morris

Western Bulldogs defender Dale Morris has suffered a heartbreaking case of history repeating by suffering a second anterior cruciate ligament injury on the eve of the season opener for the second year in a row. 15 Mar 2019
NRL opener smashes ratings record

NRL opener smashes ratings record

Last night’s NRL season opener between Melbourne Storm and Brisbane Broncos smashed pay TV ratings records across the board, Fox Sports said today. 15 Mar 2019