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21 June 2018 5:17 AM Burger chain produces a whopper of a World Cup blunder

The topic of World Cup flings has been on the agenda in Russia. Politician Tamara Pletny warned Russian women against trysts with foreign men for fear of becoming a single parent, saying they should marry local men and that children from mixed-race marriages are unhappy. But parliamentary member Mikhail Degtyaryov was promoting a different view. "The more love stories 5

14 June 2018 6:05 AM Years of work to make sure ball has little bearing on World Cup

Tim Cahill may be the veteran of the Socceroos at the ripe old age of 38 but he's a babe in the woods compared to the oldest player in the tournament, Egypt's skipper Essam el-Hadary. The 150-cap goalkeeper will make history as not only oldest player in the finals but the oldest player to ever take part in the tournament. At 45, he will overtake Colombian 15

12 June 2018 12:17 PM Teammates back Cahill to join elite World Cup club

And the boots he plans to wear in Russia will serve as a constant reminder of the challenge he faces. They will carry five soccer balls as details on the ankle of his boot to remind him of the goals he has already scored as well as commemorating his children, sons Kyah, Shae and Cruz and daughter Sienna, whose names are also etched on the shoes 13

24 May 2018 8:22 AM Will hot shots uncover the next Nick Kyrgios in Canberra?

"It's a really easy entry into tennis for these kids and hopefully in a few years time we will see a whole new wave of great players because of it." The hot shots program uses smaller courts, smaller racquets and lower compression tennis balls to allow children to get a grasp of the game. Holy Family Primary students James Bunfield and Meaghann Scott 19

4 April 2018 11:07 PM Masters hopeful dislocates ankle in hole-in-one celebration

It was a moment he was supposed to cherish on the eve of his first US Masters, but Tony Finau's hole-in-one during the traditional Par 3 Tournament turned to disaster as he severely rolled his ankle during a wild celebration. Finau, 28, jubilantly ran down towards the green after using a wedge to ace the seventh hole during the light-hearted competition 22

22 March 2018 7:45 AM Easts juniors' plan to get more Canberra kids playing rugby and offering scholarships

Easts juniors offer scholarships to cover the costs of registration, rugby kit, boots and a mouthguard for some children and president James Manders hopes to grow the program to support up to 50 players. "At the moment we've got between 10 and 15. I'd love to see it get to 50 or 100, that's what our sponsors want. They want to see money go towards kids playing 23

10 March 2018 3:40 PM South African sledge a tumour on the body of cricket

They have no care for her, no care for him, no care for their children, no care for the spirit of cricket, nothing. Yes. That would be for South African cricket officials, who should be better than that, to join in the “joke,” to think its funny, to pose for photos with those wearing the masks. So is Australia blameless in the whole piece? No, we bloody 35

16 February 2018 6:00 AM ACT Junior Rugby Union welcomes Rugby Australia's weight for age rules

Sullivan said the response to the trial was positive and was keen to see the Rugby Australia guidelines as the juniors edge closer to the start of their season in May. "The trial was quite revealing, there wasn't as many children on the higher or lower end of the spectrum who were too big or too small," Sullivan said. "It did allow for a couple of boys to go up and a couple 34

10 February 2018 9:39 AM Two children injured in crash at Athlone

A young girl is fighting for life after a two-car collision about 110 kilometres south-east of Melbourne on Saturday. Five people were injured after two cars crashed on the Drouin-Korumburra Road, Athlone, just before 1.30pm. A primary school-aged girl was flown to the Royal Children's Hospital, where she remained in a critical condition on Saturday 74

9 February 2018 9:25 AM Court awards Edward Cameron $1.75m from estate of father he never met John Hemmes

Edward Cameron, the 27-year-old son of the late Sydney business identity John Hemmes stemming from a secret six-year affair, has been awarded $1.75 million from the estate of the father he never met. The Hemmes family runs Merivale, which owns high-profile entertainment venues such as The Establishment, Ivy and Coogee Pavilion. Mr Cameron never met his father 20