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18 June 2018 8:33 AM Sainsbury looks to World Cup to boost career progression

"Whatever comes of it, so be it – but it's a nice place to put yourself out there in the shop window." Sainsbury's contract is with Chinese Super League club Jiangsu Suning. But he is currently on loan to Swiss side Grasshoppers, having previously spent time on loan in Italy with Serie A giants Inter Milan. More than anything he would like to go to a strong 7

13 June 2018 10:18 AM Why France first up could be a blessing in disguise for Socceroos

Their other two victories came when they beat England 2-1 at the 2004 Euros, with both of France's goals coming in added time. Zinedine Zidane leveled in the 91st minute before scoring a penalty for the winner in the 93rd. France also beat Romania 2-1 at the 2016 Euros on home soil after Dimitri Payet scored an 89th-minute winner. France failed to score 11

7 March 2018 6:28 AM Canberra Capitals rookie Ezi Magbegor Commonwealth Games-bound but leaving WNBL

Magbegor will look to help the Opals defend the gold medal they won in 2006 after she won the WNBL rookie of the year award in the 2017-18 season and impressed during a national team camp in Italy. "I think we all know that she is a star and a player of the future," Goriss said. "For her to make an Opals team and represent at the Commonwealth Games at 18 years 37

6 February 2018 12:20 PM Canberra footballer Badreldin Abbas 'to leave everything' and chase European dream

Canberra footballer Badreldin Abbas is ready to "leave everything behind" and chase his European dream after being scouted to the Genova International Academy. Abbas won an under-20 NPL Capital Football title last season with Belconnen United and was set to join the Gungahlin United senior side this year, before his shot arrived. The 18-year-old was spotted 21

5 February 2018 10:54 PM Emmanuel Macron heads to Corsica to avert french repeat of Catalonia

Paris: Emmanuel Macron doesn't want Corsica to turn into France's Catalonia. The French president on Tuesday begins a two-day visit to the Mediterranean island where a recently elected local administration is making demands for greater autonomy that the national government so far has indicated it can't accept. French governments have long struggled in their 52

2 February 2018 1:20 PM Scores of migrants, mostly Pakistanis, feared dead in shipwreck off Libya

Geneva/Tripoli: An estimated 90 migrants are feared to have drowned off the coast of Libya after a smuggler's boat capsized early on Friday, leaving three known survivors and 10 bodies washed up on shore, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. Survivors told aid workers that most of the migrants on board were Pakistanis, who form a growing 48

27 January 2018 6:16 AM Hosking in Commonwealth Games team after victory at Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

"I was sitting at the back of the peloton thinking, 'This is really nice girls thanks, I'm going to be so fresh for the last part'," Hosking said. Hosking powered up the hill, surprising both her team director and second-place getter Gracie Elvin with the ease with which she gobbled up the ground. She then overcame Stultiens, defending champion Annemiek 22

13 January 2018 8:48 AM Bernard Tomic a match away from main draw

Bernard Tomic is now just a match away from qualifying for the Australian Open for a 10th straight year. The sometimes-reluctant Tomic fought off American Tommy Paul 6-0, 6-7, 7-6 in a second-round qualifier on Margaret Court Arena today to reach the final phase, to be completed tomorrow. He will play Lorenzo Sonego of Italy in the last match on Sunday 18

26 December 2017 2:30 AM China to overtake US economy by 2032 as Asian might builds: report

The growing importance of Asia's major economies will continue in 2018 and beyond, according to a league table that sees the region dominating in terms of size in just over a decade. The report by the Centre for Economics and Business Research in London sees India leapfrogging the UK and France next year to become the world's fifth-biggest economy in dollar 47

3 December 2017 2:20 AM Former Wallaby Quade Cooper dumped by new Reds coach

Former Australia flyhalf Quade Cooper's tenure with the Queensland Reds appears to be over after new coach Brad Thorn told him he was not part of the team's plans for the next Super Rugby season. The 29-year-old Cooper, who was also dumped by the Wallabies earlier this year, returned to Brisbane after just one season in Europe in 2015 and was contracted 67 1