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Sun 18 Nov 2018

Plumbing just the ticket for Arrow

premium_icon Plumbing just the ticket for Arrow

AS one of the NRL’s best young middle forwards, Jai Arrow is not afraid of getting his hands dirty — which will stand him in good stead after his playing days

Favourites emerge as FFA showdown looms

Favourites emerge as FFA showdown looms

Australian football’s stakeholders meet in Sydney on Monday to decide Football Federation Australia’s direction in the post-Lowy era.

Goulding gives United bench spark in Bullets grind

Goulding gives United bench spark in Bullets grind

Chris Goulding’s bench role continues to be a early-season success for Melbourne as the reigning NBL champions grind down the Brisbane Bullets.

Stars out as A-League duo handed big chance

Stars out as A-League duo handed big chance

A pair of big names will miss the Socceroos’ clash against Lebanon, while A-League star Craig Goodwin will likely get a chance to show what he can do.

Mundine’s defence has Horn on alert

premium_icon Mundine’s defence has Horn on alert

Jeff Horn is worried he will not be up to speed against Anthony Mundine and that he will get hit hard and often trying to crack his rival’s defence.

Aussie golf star revels in Open spotlight

Aussie golf star revels in Open spotlight

Cameron Smith admits it was a “cool experience” having extra support at the Australian Open this year in the absence of his big-name compatriots.

Symonds spills on destructive Clarke feud

Symonds spills on destructive Clarke feud

They were once thick as thieves, but Andrew Symonds has revealed how a Michael Clarke insult destroyed their friendship.

Player ratings: ‘Don’t ever play him here again’

premium_icon Player ratings: ‘Don’t ever play him here again’

The Wallabies have produced a much-needed win to raise their spirits. JIM TUCKER runs his eye over the good, bad and the ugly.

Simmons’ perfect reply to doubters

Simmons’ perfect reply to doubters

Ben Simmons responded to question marks over his ability to share the floor with Jimmy Butler but was overshadowed by an opponent.

All or nothing in 2019 for off-contract Eels

premium_icon All or nothing in 2019 for off-contract Eels

A record number of Eels players, more than any other club in the NRL, will head into next season ‘playing for their dinner’ according to veteran Tim Mannah.

Lowndes’ emotional Bathurst win ‘just meant to be’

premium_icon Lowndes’ emotional Bathurst win ‘just meant to be’

With his last drive looming, seven-time Bathurst champion Craig Lowndes reflects on the moments, the people and the cars that helped make his career.

Who’s been the biggest AFL draft steal?

premium_icon Who’s been the biggest AFL draft steal?

Premiership players, All-Australians and even Brownlow medallists - we take a look at players who were passed over early in their draft to become superstars.

Boyd: I’m not going anywhere

premium_icon Boyd: I’m not going anywhere

Broncos captain Darius Boyd has spoken of his disappointment at Wayne Bennett’s departure, but insists he will not follow his only NRL coach to South Sydney.

Bullets fired up for clash with big guns United

Bullets fired up for clash with big guns United

Brisbane training has been decidedly heated after two last-second losses and guard Adam Gibson wants the Bullets to maintain their rage against Melbourne.

Now for the Wallabies: ‘Seduced’ England overcome Japan

Now for the Wallabies: ‘Seduced’ England overcome Japan

Eddie Jones said his team “played like England” after they came from behind to beat Japan 35-15 at Twickenham. Next up are the Wallabies in London.

History awaits after epic moving day

History awaits after epic moving day

Mexico's Abraham Ancer has history in his sights heading into the final day of the Australian Open at The Lakes course in Sydney. F

Warne calls for another sacking after latest collapse

Warne calls for another sacking after latest collapse

SHANE Warne has turned up the pressure on batting coach Graeme Hick after Australia went down by 21 runs in 10-over-a-side match against South Africa.

Springboks storm Murrayfield to down the Scots

Springboks storm Murrayfield to down the Scots

South Africa became the first visiting team in a year to storm Murrayfield after beating Scotland 26-20 in their rugby international.

‘Fearless’ Aussies have eyes on silverware

premium_icon ‘Fearless’ Aussies have eyes on silverware

The harshest glare had exposed the supposed titans of women’s cricket and Australia had nowhere to hide.

Knights promote Ponga to playmaker

premium_icon Knights promote Ponga to playmaker

Connor Watson has let the secret out of the bag: Newcastle Knights coach Nathan Brown is planning to do a ‘Darren Lockyer’ by switching boom fullback Kalyn Ponga to...

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