Tropical Cyclone Nora: Queensland on alert for destructive winds | Australia news

Tropical Cyclone Nora developed into a category three on Friday night, and was expected to reach category four as it moved into the Gulf of Carpentaria. Warnings were in place for all Queensland areas from Karumba to Mapoon, including Weipa and Mornington Island, as it moved southeast at close to …

South Africa v Australia: David Warner abused by spectator as tourists slam ‘disgraceful’ crowd

South Africa v Australia: David Warner abused by spectator as tourists slam ‘disgraceful’ crowd

Posted March 24, 2018 10:54:59 Video: David Warner taunted by a fan after being bowled (ABC News) Related Story: Australia claws back in ‘topsy-turvy’ game with spectator drama Related Story: As it happened: Paine, Lyon’s sensational rearguard makes tail swing for Australia Cricket Australia (CA) has lodged a formal complaint …

South Africa v Australia: Tourists claw their way back in ‘topsy-turvy’ game with spectator drama

South Africa v Australia: Tourists claw their way back in ‘topsy-turvy’ game with spectator drama

Updated March 24, 2018 09:51:16 Photo: Morne Morkel and the South African team celebrate Usman Khawaja’s dismissal. (AP: Halden Krog) Related Story: As it happened: Paine, Lyon’s sensational rearguard makes tail swing for Australia Related Story: Cummins stands and delivers as Aussies trouble Proteas in Cape Town Test Another day, …

‘They can see I’ve a gambling problem’: Banks’ lending practices laid bare at royal commision | Australia news

The anguish on Michael Harris’s face said it all. The British-born roofer broke down this week when he appeared as a witness at the banking royal commission. In between deep breaths, Harris told commissioner Kenneth Hayne how he had amassed a $35,000 credit card debt with the Commonwealth Bank, and …

South Africa v Australia: Second Test in Port Elizabeth, day three as it happened

South Africa v Australia: Second Test in Port Elizabeth, day three as it happened

Updated March 12, 2018 02:48:31 A tremendous century from AB de Villiers and an afternoon bowling onslaught has South Africa tasting victory in Port Elizabeth, but a late fightback on day three has Australia still a chance and leading by 41 runs. The Aussies closed play at 5-180, with Mitch …

Australia beats New Zealand in 2002 in Manchester

Australia beats New Zealand in 2002 in Manchester

THE gold medal match for netball at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester is remembered for being one of the greatest matches in the sport’s history. But the first thing that Diamonds star Sharelle McMahon recalls is the physical and emotional rollercoaster of the sudden-death double overtime thriller that saw …

South Africa v Australia: De Villiers sparkles on day three in Port Elizabeth, but hope remains for tourists

South Africa v Australia: De Villiers sparkles on day three in Port Elizabeth, but hope remains for tourists

Posted March 12, 2018 07:16:55 Photo: AB de Villiers celebrates his remarkable century. (Reuters: Mike Hutchings) Related Story: Australia not done with yet, but Proteas in box seat after day three Related Story: De Villiers takes on Australia’s bowlers, leaving second Test beautifully poised For two full days in Port …

South Africa v Australia: Cricket authorities know player behaviour has failed the pub test

South Africa v Australia: Cricket authorities know player behaviour has failed the pub test

Updated March 12, 2018 09:24:04 Photo: Cricket Australia has acknowledged player behaviour needs to improve. (AP: Themba Hadebe) Related Story: Hinds: Matthew Lodge return doesn’t pass the smell test Bitter sniping on the field, stairwell threats off it; barrel-chested send-offs and, most pitifully, South African officials aiding and abetting the …

First non-stop flight between UK and Australia set for take-off | Travel

Britain and Australia will be connected by a non-stop journey for the first time with the arrival in London on Sunday of a direct Qantas flight from Perth. The QF9 flight, which takes off on Saturday evening from the West Australian capital, is expected to take around 17 hours and …

South Africa v Australia: Second Test in Port Elizabeth, day four as it happened

South Africa v Australia: Second Test in Port Elizabeth, day four as it happened

Updated March 12, 2018 23:12:39 The hosts bundle Australia out before lunch on day four thanks to more brilliant bowling from Rabada, before cruising to victory with six wickets to spare. See how it unfolded in our blog. Topics: sport, cricket, south-africa, australia First posted March 12, 2018 18:29:55 Source …