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AFLW Round 6 Overview Reveals Plenty of Meaningful Matches

Round 5 of the Toyota 2019 AFLW Premiership competition had an interesting impact on the ladder in the respective conferences. Conference A now has three of the women’s clubs with identical 4 – 1 records following Adelaide sending the signal to North Melbourne, where the Crows dismantled the Kangaroos 64…Read More

Round 5 of AFLW Competition Could Shake the Ladder

With Round 5 of the Toyota 2019 AFLW Premiership competition on the horizon, there does not seem to be much chance of the disparity between Conference A and Conference B achieving any sort of balance. The only inter-conference game will be between Greater Western Sydney and Melbourne. Melbourne are 10.5-point…Read More

Australian XI Tours India for Cricket World Cup Lead-up

Australian cricket fans will gain a glimpse into the fate of the Aussie cricketers in the Cricket World Cup when a two-match Twenty20 International series against India starts next week. The series comes just a month following Australia handing India its first ever Test victory on Australian soil. India will…Read More

Long 12 Months for Smith and Warner End on the Horizon

One Test series win for Australia over the past for Australia has some, including captain Tim Paine, believing that Steve Smith and David Warner will feature prominently in August, when the national XI will return to the old sod in their defense of the Ashes. Both are still ranked in…Read More

Stosur and Shuai Through to AO Women’s Doubles Final

Sam Stosur has a chance at Australian Open redemption from two sources. She and doubles partner Zhang Shuai of China got past two Czech women in a three-hour match, much to the delight of fickle tennis fans who want to see matches go on as long as possible in most…Read More

Joe Burns to Captain Australia against Sri Lanka in Tasmania

No excuses. That is the summation of remarks made by Joe Burns in response to suggestions that playing BBL cricket and the lack of long format cricket is no reason for batters to fall short at Test level. Burns will serve as captain in an upcoming Tour match against Sri…Read More