AFLW grand final: Western Bulldogs beat Brisbane Lions to win first premiership

AFLW grand final: Western Bulldogs beat Brisbane Lions to win first premiership

Updated March 24, 2018 14:28:32 Photo: The Bulldogs’ Ellie Blackburn (L) contests for the ball alongside the Lions’ Jamie Stanton. (AAP: Hamish Blair) The Western Bulldogs ignored the controversy of captain Katie Brennan’s suspension to claim the AFWL premiership with a tight one-goal victory over Brisbane in the grand final …

Gold Coast Titans seal last-minute win over Canberra to end round one, Panthers beat Eels

Gold Coast Titans seal last-minute win over Canberra to end round one, Panthers beat Eels

Updated March 11, 2018 21:00:19 Photo: Phillip Sami was one of five try-scorers for the Titans in their thrilling 30-28 win over the Raiders. (AAP: Dave Hunt) Related Story: Storm begin with a win after Warriors, Tigers seal upset victories Gold Coast Titans have produced a stirring comeback in Garth …

Golden Slipper favourite Sunlight could be the first horse owned by women to win the prestigious race

Golden Slipper favourite Sunlight could be the first horse owned by women to win the prestigious race

Updated March 23, 2018 11:53:59 Photo: Race-horse Sunlight has taken the Australian racing world by storm, and is tipped to win the 2018 Golden Slipper. (AAP: Albert Perez) Related Story: Come for a ride on the world’s fastest racehorse Related Story: Jockey trailblazer says women-only racing event ‘a step backwards’ …

Julian Wilson deals with the pain to win season-opening World Surf League event on the Gold Coast

Julian Wilson deals with the pain to win season-opening World Surf League event on the Gold Coast

Updated March 16, 2018 18:24:41 Photo: Australian surfer Julian Wilson has won the opening event of the 2018 World Surf League tour with a win at Kirra (Source: WSL/Sloane) Australian surfer Julian Wilson has opened his 2018 World Surf League account with a win over Central Coast surfer Adrian Buchan …

St George Illawarra Dragons come from behind to post 20-16 NRL win over Cronulla Sharks

St George Illawarra Dragons come from behind to post 20-16 NRL win over Cronulla Sharks

Updated March 15, 2018 23:01:26 Photo: The Dragons’ Matthew Dufty (L) beats the tackle of Matthew Moylan. (AAP: Craig Golding) In a week where new Australian Rugby League Commission chairman Peter Beattie was stumped by the name of its mascot, Cronulla confused its fans by fading away against St George …

Ellyse Perry, Nicole Bolton star for Australia in ODI win over India to claim series

Ellyse Perry, Nicole Bolton star for Australia in ODI win over India to claim series

Updated March 16, 2018 10:17:36 Photo: Ellyse Perry played a pivotal role in Australia’s victory over India. (Reuters: Andrew Boyers, File) A fine all-round performance from Ellyse Perry has helped Australia wrap up its one-day international series against India in Vadodara. The visitors took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the …

The Masters: Tiger Woods is bookies’ favourite for Augusta, but could he win the green jacket?

The Masters: Tiger Woods is bookies’ favourite for Augusta, but could he win the green jacket?

By Steve Wilson Updated March 17, 2018 10:52:02 Photo: Tiger Woods could be primed for a remarkable run at this year’s Masters. (AP: Joe Burbank) He couldn’t, could he? A 42-year-old with a back fused from four separate operations, who last won a golf tournament five years ago and, as …

Donald Trump defends congratulating Vladimir Putin over election win despite being warned against it – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump defends congratulating Vladimir Putin over election win despite being warned against it – Donald Trump’s America

Updated March 22, 2018 10:40:48 Video: Donald Trump says he congratulated Vladimir Putin on re-election (ABC News) Related Story: Trump faces Republican backlash after congratulating Putin on re-election Related Story: Even Putin’s ‘fake’ election serves an important purpose Donald Trump has defended his congratulations to Vladimir Putin on the Russian …

Wayne Bennett blasts media, walks out of press conference following Broncos’ win over Cowboys

Wayne Bennett blasts media, walks out of press conference following Broncos’ win over Cowboys

Updated March 17, 2018 10:31:15 Video: Wayne Bennett abruptly ends media conference (ABC News) Related Story: Roosters trample Bulldogs as Brisbane hold off Cowboys “You’ll never divide us.” That was the message from a defiant Wayne Bennett after Brisbane hit back at their critics with a 24-20 NRL round two …

Australian women seal 3-0 series whitewash over India with 97-run win to regain number one ODI ranking

Australian women seal 3-0 series whitewash over India with 97-run win to regain number one ODI ranking

Posted March 19, 2018 08:05:16 Photo: Alyssa Healy’s big century helped Australia to a crushing win over India in the third and final ODI in Baroda. (AAP: Dave Hunt, file photo) Related Story: Aussie women secure ODI series victory against India Alyssa Healy’s maiden ODI century has helped Australia to …