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Wayne Bennett isn't going anywhere ... or is he?
NRL 2020

Why the Bennett circus is becoming a distraction for Souths

The supercoach says he's staying at Redfern. Or is he? The typical circus that follows Bennett is starting to become a distraction for the Rabbitohs.

  • by Andrew Webster


Gavin Badger says his proudest moment in rugby league has been sharing his story.

'Rugby league saved my life': Badger bows out with message of hope

As he prepares to officiate his final match this weekend, veteran referee Gavin Badger has opened up about how rugby league saved him from a dark place.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
The fans could be returning to the footy in larger numbers.

Origin III eyeing 75 per cent crowd capacity after AFL trial

The biggest NRL and AFL games of the season could have bigger crowds following a successful COVID-safe crowd trial in Bay 13 of the Gabba.

  • by Adrian Proszenko

Insight & Analysis


Dean Jones

'Wonderful soul': Tributes pour in for former Australian cricketer Dean Jones

The local and international cricket community joined political leaders and sports lovers on social media to grieve Jones' death.

  • by Paul Sakkal
The Australian women's team wore an Indigenous jersey for a match against England earlier this year.

'Easy thing to do is nothing': Players to take stand against racism

Meg Lanning's team will form a Barefoot Circle before their game against New Zealand in recognition of the inequality between black and white Australia.

  • by Andrew Wu



SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 13: Steve Johnson of the Giants celebrates with team mate Jeremy Cameron after kicking the winning goal during the round eight AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Collingwood Magpies at Spotless Stadium on May 13, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Coach poach: Johnson leaves Swans to head back to GWS

Steven Johnson will return to Greater Western Sydney next season as an assistant coach after the club swooped to regain their former player.

  • by Andrew Wu
Make me a Blue: GWS defender Zac Williams.
AFL 2020

Williams confirms he wants to be a Blue

Departing GWS star Zac Williams is set to become a Carlton player, with his management notifying rival clubs of his decision. Carlton has also re-signed a number of veterans including former skipper Marc Murphy.

  • by Sam McClure


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Jencke said that while the decision not to play Mi Mi was "the right one from a game strategy perspective" it was an error in judgment. 

Liz Ellis: The Mi Mi debacle can't happen again

With all due respect, I don’t know how the Queensland Firebirds' management could have misread the community expectations around playing Mi Mi.

  • by Liz Ellis
Great Britain's Annika Reeder crashes on the vault, which had been set 5cm too low.

'Does the vault look low to you?': The Aussie teen who spotted Sydney's stunning gymnastics fail

From years of sizing up vaulting horses in gyms around the world, the whole thing looked off to Allana Slater at the 2000 Olympics. And she was dead right.

  • by Sarah Keoghan