world cup

Jordan: We have no games, which is a big problem

Jordan: We have no games, which is a big problem

Jordan coach Vital Borkelmans says his team has the confidence and completed the necessary training to go and beat Australia in their World Cup qualifier - despite a lack of matches. 14 Nov 2019
Battered Wallabies seek answers

Battered Wallabies seek answers

Rugby Australia has named the three men to answer what went so badly wrong for the shell-shocked Wallabies at the 2019 Japan Rugby World Cup. 6 Nov 2019
Aussies Abroad: Boyle back with a bang, Italiano scores

Aussies Abroad: Boyle back with a bang, Italiano scores

Jackson Irvine's Hull City is on the march in the Championship, Mat Ryan's Brighton are on top of the world and a Socceroo has made a dream comeback in Scotland. 4 Nov 2019
Tracey Hannah and Loic Bruni win the Downhill World Cup overall!

Tracey Hannah and Loic Bruni win the Downhill World Cup overall!

The final round of the UCI World Cup at Snowshoe had the overall titles for Downhill come down to the wire. 9 Sep 2019
Caribou and Greenland tame the Black Snake

Caribou and Greenland tame the Black Snake

The World Cup marches on in Val di Sole, and Tracey Hannah remains in the series lead. 4 Aug 2019
FIFA expands 2023 World Cup

FIFA expands 2023 World Cup

FIFA has unanimously voted to increase the 2023 World Cup from 24 to 32 teams, passing the decision remotely overnight. 1 Aug 2019
A-League Aussies power feel-good World Cup dream in Guam

A-League Aussies power feel-good World Cup dream in Guam

Could a group of pioneering Aussies with A-League experience, be behind one of the great Asian World Cup stories with Guam? 18 Jul 2019
'Time to step up' for next big Socceroos personality

'Time to step up' for next big Socceroos personality

Drawing West Asian nations such as Jordan will require a new group of 'big' leaders in the Socceroo squad as they negotiate the Road to Qatar 2022 in hostile places such as Amman and Kathmandu. 17 Jul 2019
Rose's son eyes cricket over Open

Rose's son eyes cricket over Open

Justin Rose is reigning Olympic champion, a major winner and currently the world's fourth-best golfer but England's Cricket World Cup triumph means there is only one sport being played in his back garden. 17 Jul 2019
Atherton and Bruni tame Andorra DH

Atherton and Bruni tame Andorra DH

Dry, dusty, drifty, loose - call it what you will. The DH track in Andorra did the job of showing who was fastest. 8 Jul 2019
USA World Cup stats confirm dominance

USA World Cup stats confirm dominance

A look at world No.1 and four-time world champions USA's stranglehold on women's football. 8 Jul 2019
Terpstra and Schurter on a high in Andorra

Terpstra and Schurter on a high in Andorra

With a big weekend of racing in Andorra, the XCO races offered continual surprises. 8 Jul 2019
Supporteroos kicking goals in France

Supporteroos kicking goals in France

Calling themselves the Supporteroos, these Matildas supporters have been playing games all over France during the FIFA Women's World Cup. 8 Jul 2019
Neff and Avancini win in Andorra XCC

Neff and Avancini win in Andorra XCC

After a break, the World Cup is back and the Short Track kicks things off in Andorra. 6 Jul 2019
France 2019 is more than a World Cup

France 2019 is more than a World Cup

It's down to the final two teams at the Women’s World Cup and the streets of Lyon are filled with jerseys from all over the world in a show of pride for their team's efforts. 6 Jul 2019
Matildas fans still out in Force

Matildas fans still out in Force

While the Matildas campaign at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup was cut short their support base is still out and about in Lyon. 5 Jul 2019
ASEAN World Cup 2034 would be ‘off the charts!' Is Oz ready?

ASEAN World Cup 2034 would be ‘off the charts!' Is Oz ready?

An ASEAN World Cup would be a huge success if it won the bid, but Aussie players warn Australia needs to address its own issues before thinking about co-hosting such an event. 27 Jun 2019
Here we go again... FFA in talks for 2034 World Cup bid

Here we go again... FFA in talks for 2034 World Cup bid

Australia is set to re-enter the race to host a FIFA World Cup with confirmation Football Federation Australia is looking at joining forces with Indonesia to bid for the 2034 event. 27 Jun 2019
Williams a stand out against Norway

Williams a stand out against Norway

While the Matildas loss was a devastating blow for the team and fans, it is impossible to look past the exceptional performance by Lydia Williams. 23 Jun 2019
Norway confident ahead of Matildas clash

Norway confident ahead of Matildas clash

While the pressure is on from the beginning of the qualifying process for a World Cup it definitely increases once the knockout stages begin. 22 Jun 2019
Milicic: We haven’t been at our best yet

Milicic: We haven’t been at our best yet

The Matildas have faced some criticism after failing to top their group despite being the top-seeded team. 22 Jun 2019