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17 January 2018 10:01 PM Nick Kyrgios sets up mouth-watering clash with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at Australian Open

Kyrgios also had to contend with a helicopter hovering overhead and the crowd growing restless after the umpire's microphone malfunctioned, but he advanced with a poised and clinical victory. "It's pretty easy to think why me but the guy in the crowd was crazy, I didn't really know what was going on. It was his little claim to fame, let him have it," Kyrgios 5

17 January 2018 1:37 PM Australian Open 2018: Matthew Ebden overrun by Alexandr Dolgopolov in round two

After a giant-killing round one win over big American John Isner, Australian Matthew Ebden was overrun by a runner-less Alexandr Dolgopolov. Australia's second highest ranked man after Nick Kyrgios pushed the Ukranian hard in an oddly controversial match before going down in straight sets. The match was marked by controversy when Dolgopolov lost his shoe mid-point 7

16 January 2018 9:49 PM Car wedged between two trucks in Truganina

A car has been wedged between two trucks west of Melbourne, sparking long delays for commuters. Paramedics were called to Robinsons Road, at the intersection of Calarco Drive in Truganina about 6.30am. A man in his 40s suffered head and leg injuries in the crash. He has been taken to The Alfred hospital in a serious but stable condition. A woman also sustained 10

16 January 2018 9:16 AM Car ploughs into front room of Logan home, driver flees crash scene

A car has ploughed into the front room of a Loganlea home on Tuesday afternoon, with the driver fleeing the scene before police arrived. Emergency services were called about 4.30pm to the residence on Lyrebird Street. A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said the house was unoccupied. She added that fire crews were not needed to install 8

16 January 2018 9:16 AM KIIS FM host Will McMahon misses show after bike accident

KIIS FM's new national drive show host, Will McMahon, was hospitalised as a precautionary measure after being involved in a bicycle accident earlier today. McMahon missed his 4pm radio slot alongside co-host Woody Whitelaw on the Will & Woody show after he was hit by a car while cycling to the Melbourne radio station in Richmond. "I don't really know what happened 9 1

16 January 2018 6:29 AM Cyclist rushed to hospital after being hit by car at busy Brisbane intersection

A cyclist has been rushed to hospital in a critical condition after colliding with a car at a busy Brisbane intersection. Emergency services were called just after 2.30pm on Tuesday to the intersection of Gregory Terrace and Brunswick Street in Bowen Hills. The High Acuity Response Unit along with paramedics first on scene treated the cyclist before 10

16 January 2018 2:08 AM Hazardous spill in Yarra River at Richmond

Metropolitian Fire Brigade members are working to contain the spill, which is believed to be a lubricant oil, underneath the Barkers Road bridge. Crews were called to the scene about 7am, when a liquid was reported spilling from the bridge. MFB crews were still working to contain the spill with temporary booms at 10am. The oil is thought to have spilled 7

15 January 2018 10:01 AM Traffic chaos as outages and floods wreak havoc on Perth roads

It was traffic chaos in the Perth metropolitan area after a number of traffic signals blacked out and roads flooded due to the remnants of ex-Cyclone Joyce on Monday. Perth copped nearly 100mm of rainfall throughout the day, and the massive amount of rainfall caused sections of the Kwinana Freeway, the Mitchell Freeway and Great Eastern Highway to flood 10

15 January 2018 1:45 AM Banks man pleads not guilty to gun, drugs charges

A Banks man pleaded not guilty on Monday to gun and drugs charges after police searched his home late last year. General duties police officers had been called to Ryan Erntner's home following an incident on October 6. Documents tendered on Mr Erntner's last appearance in court suggest that when police arrived, they found cannabis scattered across the floor 8

14 January 2018 7:55 AM Fish collision may have sunk Sydney to Hobart yacht

A crew member believes that a yacht sank in Bass Strait after striking a large fish. The six sailors on board were winched to safety by helicopter amid high winds and swells as the 16-metre racing yacht sank in freezing waters, 150km east of Flinders Island. The yacht, called Hollywood Boulevard, was heading back to NSW, having placed ninth in the Sydney 7