National Sport

Mon 24 Jun 2019

A history of World Cup conflict of Ashes rivals

A history of World Cup conflict of Ashes rivals

When England host Australia at Lord’s this week it will not be just their own suddenly shaky form that will be against them, but history, too.

Diamonds ‘fighting fit’ for netball World Cup

premium_icon Diamonds ‘fighting fit’ for netball World Cup

Diamonds netball coach Lisa Alexander gives her verdict after accessing the fitness and form of players ahead of a World Cup camp in Sydney.

Archer has the speed to make Aussies quiver

premium_icon Archer has the speed to make Aussies quiver

David Warner has been in imperious form, but England speedster Jofra Archer has one weapon in his arsenal that may worry the destructive Aussie opener.

Langer hits back at ‘very odd’ Warne dig

Langer hits back at ‘very odd’ Warne dig

Justin Langer has lashed out at the critics, including Shane Warne, with Australia set to cruise into the World Cup semis.

Is Ken’s Mr Fix It the best defender in the AFL?

premium_icon Is Ken’s Mr Fix It the best defender in the AFL?

He’s had to bide his time, but a versatile Port Adelaide player is starting to forge a reputation as one of the AFL’s most dependable defenders.

Cowboys snare rising Melbourne Storm star

premium_icon Cowboys snare rising Melbourne Storm star

The man appointed Billy Slater’s heir apparent has become North Queensland’s fullback of the future, as the Storm roped in two new players of their own.

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