Adelaide attempt to snatch New Year’s Test from Sydney, Adelaide Oval, will it happen, Sydney Test, wet weather, latest, updates

South Australia has reportedly made an audacious bid to snatch the New Year’s Test from the grasp of Sydney and move it to the Adelaide Oval. Inclement weather has proven to be a frustrating hindrance for the Sydney Test for several years, but frustration reached boiling point during South Africa’s tour of Australia this year. … Read more

Islam Makhachev vs Alexander, fight date, start time, main event, how to watch, odds, weigh-ins

In just 10 days time, newly crowned UFC lightweight champion Islam Makhachev will step into the octagon at Perth’s RAC Arena and attempt to defend his title for the very first time. Not only will Makhachev’s 155-pound belt be on the line in next Sunday’s (AEDT) main event but so too will be the title … Read more

FIFA World Cup, Saudi Arabia, Asian Cup 2027, Cristiano Ronaldo, LIV Golf, news, latest, football 2023,

Saudi Arabia was confirmed as host of football’s 2027 Asian Cup on Wednesday, an expected prelude for a World Cup bid as the oil-rich kingdom spends big on sports in an attempt to improve its image. The three-time winners’ successful bid, a formality after their sole rivals India withdrew, was rubber-stamped at the Asian Football … Read more

Usman Khawaja, stranded, India tour, Test series, Australia vs India, visa issue, passport, 2011 Champions Trophy, Pakistan-born

Australian cricket star Usman Khawaja has been left “stranded” as his teammates flew to India without him on Wednesday. The Pakistan-born opener was left behind as the rest of the squad departed from Sydney due to an issue with his visa. It is believed that he has since traveled to Melbourne in a bid to … Read more

Matildas game moved to Accor Stadium, Matildas vs Ireland, how to get tickets, when is it, crowd record, latest, updates

In yet another sign of the growing popularity of women’s sport in Australia, the Matildas’ World Cup opener against Ireland has been moved to Accor Stadium in Sydney. The game was initially set to be played at the recently-renovated Allianz Stadium in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs, which holds just over 45,000 spectators. Watch the world’s best … Read more

Australian Cricket Awards 2023 blue carpet, Allan Border Medal red carpet

Some of the game’s biggest names have dazzled on the blue carpet ahead of the 2023 Australian Cricket Awards. Players and partners have been photographed arriving at Randwick Racecourse in Sydney. Check out some of the best pictures below. Watch BBL12. Every game live and ad-break free during play on Kayo. New to Kayo? Start … Read more

How Aussies are preparing for spinning minefields ahead of Border-Gavaskar Trophy, Andrew McDonald, cricket news 2023

Australia’s Test squad could not have asked for more pertinent conditions in North Sydney on Sunday morning as preparations ramped up ahead of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. It was sticky and humid for the short pre-series training camp at Bon Andrews Oval, closely resembling what they can expect to encounter in India next month. “Beautiful. Was … Read more

Former All Black Campbell Johnstone comes out publicly as gay

Former All Black player Campbell Johnstone has publicly come out as gay on New Zealand television in a first for the national rugby team. The 43-year-old prop, who played three Tests in 2005, had already told his family and close friends before coming out on the TVNZ network’s One News channel. “If I can be … Read more

Full list of winners, Allan Border Medal, Belinda Clark Medal

Australian cricket’s night of nights has arrived, with the country’s best players acknowledged and celebrated in the 2023 Australian Cricket Awards at Randwick Racecourse in Sydney. Over the past 12 months, the national men’s side toured Pakistan, Sri Lanka and India before returning home for a dominant home summer against the West Indies and South … Read more

Australian Rhea Ripley wins women’s Royal Rumble, Aussies in WWE, WrestleMania 39 main event, news

Rhea Ripley has made more pro wrestling history, becoming the first Australian to win the WWE’s most famous match, the Royal Rumble. The Adelaide-born star, 26, also became the first woman to enter at No.1 and go all the way, outlasting the other 29 other entrants to win the over-the-top-rope battle royal. The win means … Read more