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 …

Winter Paralympics: Simon Patmore wins gold for Australia in snowboard cross

Winter Paralympics: Simon Patmore wins gold for Australia in snowboard cross

Updated March 13, 2018 01:47:28 Photo: Simon Patmore won Australia’s first Winter Paralympic gold medal since Salt Lake City. (AP / OIS / IOC: Simon Bruty) Related Story: Aussie flagbearer Joany Badenhorst out of Winter Paralympics with injury Para-snowboarder Simon Patmore has won Australia’s first Winter Paralympics gold medal in …

South Africa v Australia: Proteas romp to victory after cleaning up Australia early on day four

South Africa v Australia: Proteas romp to victory after cleaning up Australia early on day four

Updated March 13, 2018 08:14:38 Photo: Mitchell Marsh’s dismissal in the first over of the day made Australia’s chances even slimmer. (Reuters: Mike Hutchings) Related Story: South Africa chases down small target to claim victory in second Test, as it happened In the end, it was over quickly. Overnight, we’d …

South Africa v Australia: Kagiso Rabada guilty of making contact with Steve Smith, to miss rest of Test series

South Africa v Australia: Kagiso Rabada guilty of making contact with Steve Smith, to miss rest of Test series

Updated March 13, 2018 10:30:02 Video: Rabada suspended for Steve Smith bump (ABC News) South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has been found guilty of bumping Australia’s Steve Smith on day one in Port Elizabeth, and will miss the rest of the Test series. Rabada was charged with a level …

South Africa v Australia: Third Test in Cape Town, day two live blog

South Africa v Australia: Third Test in Cape Town, day two live blog

Updated March 23, 2018 19:14:18 Pat Cummins was the destroyer for Australia on day one at Newlands. Can he and his mates finish the job and wrap up the South African tail early on day two of the third Test? Follow all the action in our live blog. Topics: sport, …

CSIRO launches sailing robots to collect scientific data from oceans around Australia

CSIRO launches sailing robots to collect scientific data from oceans around Australia

By Fiona Blackwood Posted March 23, 2018 18:40:41 Photo: The drones don’t need fuel or supplies. (ABC News: Janek Frankowski) Related Story: CSIRO dives deeper than ever before for answers on climate They’re unmanned vehicles of the sea, and they’re heading out on their first solo voyage. The CSIRO has …