West Coast mauled by relentless Western Bulldogs as Tim English struts his stuff in homecoming return

West Coast mauled by relentless Western Bulldogs as Tim English struts his stuff in homecoming return

Western Bulldogs ruckman Tim English made a stunning comeback from injury and illness to lead his side to a landslide 101-point AFL win over the ill-fated West Coast at Optus Stadium. The Englishman had been sidelined since the fifth set after a hamstring injury was followed by a severe flu attack that required hospitalization. But … Read more

Socceroos squad finalised for World Cup play-off against UAE as A-League Men stars get rewarded by Graham Arnold

A soccer player in dark blue jersey and pink dyed air looks jubilant as he runs with his teammates on pitch

Socceroos head coach Graham Arnold has rewarded the outstanding performances of several A-League Men players with recalls to the national team ahead of Australia’s must-win World Cup play-off against the United States. United Arab Emirates on June 8. Key points: Eight A-League Men players have been called up to the Socceroos, including Jason Davidson, Craig … Read more

Wimbledon to drop ‘Mrs’ and ‘Miss’ before names on women’s honour roll boards in line with men’s presentation

A female tennis player poses with a silver plate trophy next to a green board with her name

Wimbledon will replace its honor rolls ahead of next month’s tournament – to remove the marital titles “Mrs” and “Miss” which have been used in front of women’s names – to bring them into line with the male rolls. Key points: Since the start of the tournament, female players are listed with their marital status … Read more

Round 11 team: West Coast Eagles regain Josh Kennedy and Sam Petrevski Seton as Bulldogs lose Bailey Smith

Round 11 team: West Coast Eagles regain Josh Kennedy and Sam Petrevski Seton as Bulldogs lose Bailey Smith

The West Coast will welcome the return of spearhead Josh Kennedy as one of two inclusions for the Eagles’ clash with the Western Bulldogs, as news is mixed for a trio of Dogs stars. Sam Petrevski-Seton has left COVID protocols and joins Kennedy, who is coming back from a knee injury, to face the 9th-placed … Read more

Round 11 teams: Fremantle Dockers make two changes for clash with Melbourne

Round 11 teams: Fremantle Dockers make two changes for clash with Melbourne

Fremantle manager Justin Longmuir opted for stability over revolution, making just one unforced change to the squad to face the conquering demons at the MCG on Saturday. With pressure from striker Sam Switkowski unavailable through suspension, only one player – Bailey Banfield – has paid the price for his place in the squad in an … Read more

Spain’s Carlos Alcaraz defeats Albert Ramos-Vinolas in marathon French Open clash, taking his winning streak to 12 matches

A young man stands looking up at the grandstands with his hand on his heart after a French Open match.

Sixth-seeded Carlos Alcaraz came back from the brink of a shock second-round defeat at Roland Garros on Wednesday, to outlast fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas in a five-set marathon that fully tested his titles. champion. French Open Second round results (selected) Carlos Alcaraz (6) beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas 1-6, 6-7 (9/7), 5-7, 7-6 (7/2), 6-4 Rafael Nadal … Read more

The one WA town where house prices ROSE 40 per cent

The one WA town where house prices ROSE 40 per cent

As house prices in Perth hit record highs, the average house in a regional city has soared more than 40% in one year. According to new data from REIWA, eight of WA’s nine regions, all except Goldfields-Esperance, saw house price spikes in the first three months of the year. Camera iconPort Hedland has seen massive … Read more

Former St Kilda captain Nick Riewoldt calls on AFL to do more to help retiring players after former teammate jailed for drug offences

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St Kilda great Nick Riewoldt has made an impassioned plea for the AFL and the players’ union to provide more adequate support to players as they transition out of the professional game. Key points: Nick Riewoldt’s comments come after his former teammate Sam Fisher was jailed for drug trafficking offenses The former Saints captain has … Read more

Cameras capture sweet moment Cody Simpson, Emma McKeon learn of selection at Commonwealth Games 2022

Cameras capture sweet moment Cody Simpson, Emma McKeon learn of selection at Commonwealth Games 2022

Cameras captured the touching moment of pop star Cody Simpson learning of his selection to Australia’s Commonwealth Games swimming team. Simpson shared his take on the moment on his Instagram account on Monday, showing him kissing Emma McKeon, who he was dating, and other friends after receiving a text message saying he had made the … Read more