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16 November 2018 10:23 AM The who, what, where, when and how of the FFA board election

Who's stepping down? Chairman Steven Lowy and Joseph Healy are resigning, while the two-year terms of appointed directors Simon Hepworth and Chris Nikou have expired. Who's staying put? Kelly Bayer Rosmarin and Crispin Murray, who were elected alongside Lowy at the 2015 AGM, are the only remaining incumbents and both still have a year to serve – although 642

18 October 2018 8:00 AM "No prima donnas" allowed at NBL's new South-East Melbourne club

Newly appointed South-East Melbourne coach Simon Mitchell has a message for players keen to join the NBL expansion side. Mitchell was announced as the inaugural coach of the NBL’s ninth side on Thursday and has already vacated his assistant coaching role with Melbourne United to take up the position. The new club has former Melbourne Tigers player and NBL executive 90

10 October 2018 7:46 AM Canberra coach Laing Harrow leading Australian softball to Olympics

Canberra's Laing Harrow will lead the Australian women's softball team to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after he was appointed coach on Wednesday. Harrow has been coaching in Australia for more than two decades and has experience at a state, national and international level with junior and senior teams. The Aussie Spirit are vying for a spot in Tokyo and Harrow 97

21 August 2018 10:12 AM Mulvey willing to give Bolt 12 months to prove himself at Mariners

Central Coast Mariners coach Mike Mulvey says he is prepared to give Usain Bolt 12 months to show why he deserves a contract with the club and hinted the sprinting superstar could get his first minutes next Friday in a pre-season trial match. Mulvey, who was appointed by the Mariners in April, sat alongside his new marquee player – if that’s what you want to call him – at a packed 87

26 July 2018 7:03 AM Former WNBL winner Michelle Cosier gets SEABL finals referee job

WNBL championship-winner Michelle Cosier has been appointed to referee her first SEABL final just three years after finishing her Canberra Capitals career. Cosier is still considered a refereeing newcomer, but will take charge of the Kilsyth-Nunawading play-off battle. "It was a bit of a surprise," Cosier said. "I wasn’t expecting a final considering 77

24 June 2018 8:18 AM Drug gang caught offside by Argentina police in smuggling operation

Slavisa Kokeza might well find himself with a job coaching an NRL team after the kind of spray that would make Des Hasler proud. The head of the Serbian Football Association believes his side was on the wrong end of a 'brutal robbery' by officials after the loss to Switzerland. Not only that, it was FIFA behind it all, with Kokeza suggesting that the governing 81

6 June 2018 2:32 AM Cricket Australia CEO Sutherland announces resignation

Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland has stepped down from his position, continuing the period of uncertainty over the game in this country. Sutherland, who has been at the helm since 2001, made the announcement on Wednesday that he would serve out his notice period of 12 months to give the organisation time to find a suitable replacement for the long-serving 72

4 May 2018 1:14 AM Dean Ugrinic appointed new Canberra United coach for NYL

Belconnen won two titles in four seasons under Ugrinic who said he was looking forward to the next challenge in his coaching career. "It's another step up, you're coaching against some very good coaches who have got the responsibilities of developing players in club at an A-League level," Ugrinic said. "I'd like to go down the professional coaching path, anyone 81

11 April 2018 12:30 AM Australia selectors look beyond exiled leaders and focus on World Cup

"This period is set to include a significant amount of limited-overs cricket, including the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in England and Wales. For that reason, there has been a bit of a focus in this contracting period on white-ball cricket, as we look ahead to trying to win back-to-back World Cups." The announcement gives an indication as to who Hohns' 91

27 March 2018 9:58 AM Players turn on David Warner as ball-tampering crisis rips team apart

Australia coach Darren Lehmann is mobbed by cameras as the team travel from Cape Town to Johannesburg. Warner's version of events has prompted an angry reaction from others in the team who were enraged with the opening batsman. Senior fast bowlers Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood, as well as the team's most capped player, Nathan Lyon, had distanced 91