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The most beautiful in the world...

The most beautiful in the world...

Optus Stadium has been named the most beautiful sports facility in the world in the Prix Versailles 2019 international architecture awards. 19 Jul 2019
Folau begs fans to fund his $3m fight to keep his $4m contract

Folau begs fans to fund his $3m fight to keep his $4m contract

Millionaire rugby star Israel Folau has launched a $3m GoFundMe campaign to finance his fight to keep his $4m Wallabies pay deal – and still be able to make homophobic comments. 21 Jun 2019
Stephenson: It was incredibly naive...

Stephenson: It was incredibly naive...

Collingwood youngster Jaidyn Stephenson has accepted the blame for the betting scandal which as seen him banned for 10 games, with another 12 games suspended, and fined $20,000. 19 Jun 2019
Magpie cops ban for betting scandal

Magpie cops ban for betting scandal

The AFL today suspended Collingwood’s Jaidyn Stephenson for 22 matches, with 12 matches to be suspended, and fined him $20,000 for betting on AFL matches. 19 Jun 2019
Facebook to show AFL, AFLW, NRLW and NRL

Facebook to show AFL, AFLW, NRLW and NRL

Facebook is set to expand sports broadcasting in Australia in a new deal for it to show men's and women's AFL and NRL highlights. 13 Jun 2019
Grant's self sacrifice for the Panthers

Grant's self sacrifice for the Panthers

Tim Grant has quit the Penrith Panthers effective immediately, the club confirmed today. 5 Jun 2019
Wallabies reveal their World Cup kit

Wallabies reveal their World Cup kit

ASICS have lifted the lid on what the Wallabies will be wearing at September's Rugby World Cup - and the new strip is a ripper. Check out the pics here. 29 May 2019
NRL ditch Wildcard Weekend plans

NRL ditch Wildcard Weekend plans

The NRL has ditched any plans to bring in a Wildcard Weekend despite the runaway success of the Magic Round in Brisbane. 29 May 2019
Dale Thomas dropped by Carlton teammates

Dale Thomas dropped by Carlton teammates

Carlton’s leadership group today dropped teammate Dale Thomas for this weekend's game over his boozing at a fundraiser event last Friday. 28 May 2019
Renault blunder costs Ricciardo 'a great result'

Renault blunder costs Ricciardo 'a great result'

A pit stop strategy blunder by Renault cost Aussie F1 ace Daniel Ricciardo a groundbreaking result for his new team in Monaco, he's admitted. 28 May 2019
Greg Inglis enters rehab after retirement

Greg Inglis enters rehab after retirement

NRL legend Greg Inglis has gone into rehab after he was overwhelmed by life after league. 24 May 2019
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