Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «mother»

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

8 June 2018 7:19 AM "She'll win by 100 yards": Breeder's faith in Stradbroke favourite

Champagne Cuddles didn’t draw a bid in the sales, not one, and breeder Stuart Ramsey wasn’t going to drop his price. “I had $200,000 on her and didn’t get a bid, so I took her home and gave her to the girls to race,” Ramsey said. “I thought she was a nice filly – no one else did.” After nine starts, Ramsey has been proven right. Champagne Cuddles is more than nice, she is a money 10

24 May 2018 5:04 AM Bloodlines: Winx’s mum prepares to make another big impact

Winx’s mother, Vegas Showgirl, is embarking on a major change from her regular Australian stallion selection, with owner John Camilleri sending her to Japan to be mated with one of the world’s top sires, Deep Impact. Vegas Showgirl, in fact, is one of three of Camilleri’s marvellous band of broodmares making the Japan trip, with Peron (Husson x Faster 16

4 May 2018 6:18 AM Croker said Carney doing OK with family illness

Canberra Raiders captain Jarrod Croker says Todd Carney's football is the furthest thing from his mind, with his mate's welfare his only concern. Carney's returned to Sydney to be close to his sick mother when the NRL was on the verge of approving him to join the North Queensland Cowboys. While he's left behind a three-year deal to play for the Northern 16

21 April 2018 8:47 AM Queanbeyan Blues band together for the Ahosivi brothers

The Queanbeyan Blues family stretches beyond the players that pull on the jumper every weekend. That's why this game meant more than most. Blues captain-coach Terry Campese was after an attitude adjustment and he got it as the Blues bounced back from a shock loss to thrash the Belconnen Sharks 56-6 at O'Connor Oval on Saturday. But more pleasing was the Blues 43

1 April 2018 6:52 AM Brendan Matthews make Easter's Stawell Gift a family affair

Easter is normally about family Easter egg hunts, but for the Matthews family it's about hunting finals at Stawell. Brendan Matthews is aiming for a fourth Stawell Gift final on Monday, having won his heat with the ninth fastest time to progress to the semi-finals. But the Canberran's not alone at Easter - both his mother Vicki and father Kevin were also competing 15

6 March 2018 7:17 PM David Warner and Quinton de Kock charged over stairwell standoff

The more likely scenario, however, that the Australian vice-captain will avoid having to sit out the match at St George's Park and instead have three demerit points go next to his name, leaving him with a suspension hanging over his head for the next two years should he transgress again. Australian wicketkeeper Tim Paine, meanwhile, hit out at claims 33

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

8 February 2018 8:40 AM Perth FIFO dad murdered by his ‘white supremacist’ girlfriend and her lover in life insurance plot

A white supremacist "death squad" bludgeoned a Perth father to death in a twisted plot forged by his girlfriend and her lover to claim his life insurance, a court was told. Alan Taylor, a fly-in, fly-out worker, was murdered on the morning of April 22, 2016 as he lay on his bed in his Girrawheen home. His partner of nine years and mother of his child 30

2 February 2018 3:16 AM Dreamworld 's new tiger cubs are exactly as cute as you would expect

Gold Coast theme park Dreamworld is celebrating the birth of two tiger cubs. The two female cubs were born on January 24 to the park's 14-year-old tiger Nika. They are the first cubs born at the theme park since 2015 and follows the death of the park's oldest tiger, 19-year-old Rama, from kidney failure less than two months ago. The yet-to-be-named sister 24