Lucas Radbourne

A 15-year-old’s relentless journey to stardom

A 15-year-old’s relentless journey to stardom

Australia’s finest junior rhythmic gymnast is fighting a lack of understanding, funding and her own body to make it to the top. But as Saskia Broedelet explains, the struggle is the most exciting part. 21 Aug 2019
'We're ready to fight': Aussie reputation at stake in Tokyo qualifiers

'We're ready to fight': Aussie reputation at stake in Tokyo qualifiers

Paddle Australia and the best Aussie kayakers and canoers are eagerly gearing up for Tokyo 2020 qualifiers in Hungary this week, with Australia's sterling reputation on the line. 20 Aug 2019
Australia faces stiff, growing competition for World Cup

Australia faces stiff, growing competition for World Cup

FIFA has confirmed that Australia is one of 10 confirmed bidders for the 2023 World Cup, spread across five continents. 20 Aug 2019
Time running out to crown Kerr and Montemurro 'The Best'

Time running out to crown Kerr and Montemurro 'The Best'

Matildas and Arsenal fans, unite. Kerrians and Montemurrians (is that a thing?) get moving now. There's only one full day left to vote for the Matildas star in FIFA's 'The Best' awards. 18 Aug 2019
'Give us more rounds!': NRLW players want bigger and better competition

'Give us more rounds!': NRLW players want bigger and better competition

NRLW stars have spoken out on the competition's short and sweet format, calling for an expansion of the round-robin tournament as soon as possible. 18 Aug 2019
WNBA superstars named in Opals squad

WNBA superstars named in Opals squad

Liz Cambage will once again spearhead an all-star Opals cast heading into the 2019 FIBA Asian Cup. 18 Aug 2019
Fighting Wallaroos no match for Black Ferns

Fighting Wallaroos no match for Black Ferns

After suffering a shellacking at home in the first fixture, the Wallaroos were still no match for the Black Ferns at Eden Park. 17 Aug 2019
Matildas star set to miss NWSL season for surgery

Matildas star set to miss NWSL season for surgery

Matildas and Orlando Pride stalwart Emily van Egmond has been ruled out of the rest of the NWSL season, returning to Australia for surgery on an ankle injury. 17 Aug 2019
Twist in Barty's journey to retain world number one

Twist in Barty's journey to retain world number one

Things are hotting up at the pinnacle of women's tennis, with Aussie world number two Ash Barty on the brink of regaining the world number one title. 17 Aug 2019
NRLW eeking in WBBL footsteps

NRLW eeking in WBBL footsteps

Following the gushing reception towards the WBBL's standalone fixture announcement, the NRLW has followed suit...a little at least. 16 Aug 2019
New blood in as Nestor lightly wields the axe

New blood in as Nestor lightly wields the axe

Wallaroos gaffer Daniel Nestor has named his squad for the upcoming clash in Eden Park and he's trying to remain as upbeat as possible about his side's chances... 15 Aug 2019
Scorched earth: Formidable Scorchers lock-in WBBL squad

Scorched earth: Formidable Scorchers lock-in WBBL squad

The Perth scorchers have locked in a WBBL squad for the ninth instalment of the competition that's brimming with W.A talent. 15 Aug 2019
WATCH: Kerr fires while Chicago flounders

WATCH: Kerr fires while Chicago flounders

Sam Kerr was on the scoresheet...of course she was...but it wasn't enough to stop her old stomping ground stomping all over Chicago Red Stars' NWSL title hopes. 15 Aug 2019
Say hello to the quickest in the women's game

Say hello to the quickest in the women's game

The University of Canberra Capitals have pulled off a major scoup by recruiting French national team point guard Olivia Epoupa. 14 Aug 2019
Yank-favourite Stosur receives US Open wildcard

Yank-favourite Stosur receives US Open wildcard

Former US Open champion and tournament favourite, Samantha Stosur, has received a wildcard to the US Open. 14 Aug 2019
It's Barty v Sharapova in huge Cincinatti showdown

It's Barty v Sharapova in huge Cincinatti showdown

It's the old guard of women's tennis (32 but...y'know) against the female game's most electrifying new up and comer. It could be a Grand Slam final...but instead it's the first round of the Cincinnati Masters. 13 Aug 2019
Confirmed! NRLW locks-in every club's 2019 squads

Confirmed! NRLW locks-in every club's 2019 squads

Get ready for what promises to be a rocking second NRLW season, with each club confirming their final squads heading into the 2019 season opener. Credit to the NRLW for each team's confirmed lineups. 12 Aug 2019
Patience of a Saint: McCarthy's journey from heart-stopping surgery to St Kilda glory

Patience of a Saint: McCarthy's journey from heart-stopping surgery to St Kilda glory

If you scratch beneath the surface, so many of the AFLW contenders this season have amazing backstories. But you'd be hard-pressed to find one more inspiring than Kate McCarthy's. 12 Aug 2019
Popovich calls Pacific the perfect prep

Popovich calls Pacific the perfect prep

The Junior Matildas' heartwarming trip across the Pacific - the first Australian national side to do so in 14 years - is also good football business, says assistant coach Njegosh Popovich. 11 Aug 2019
Swifts back on top but Lightning hot on their trail

Swifts back on top but Lightning hot on their trail

The NSW Swifts are the team to beat...but the Sunshine Coast Lightning seem to be the only team that will beat them. 11 Aug 2019
From inspiration to condemnation: Nestor blames 'bullied' Wallaroos

From inspiration to condemnation: Nestor blames 'bullied' Wallaroos

The Black Ferns have easily accounted for the Wallaroos, with some inspirational messaging before the match having little effect on the dominant result. 11 Aug 2019