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20 September 2018 3:25 AM North and South Korea seek to jointly host 2032 Olympics

North and South Korea will jointly pursue a bid to host the 2032 Summer Olympics, representatives announced in a news conference in Pyongyang, North Korea. The bid is part of a larger move toward peace on the Korean Peninsula, with North Korea's Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in agreeing on the first steps toward denuclearisation and peace 4

12 September 2018 7:33 AM Cricket reforms cannot be 'clever' marketing exercise, says ACA boss

Australian cricket's players union has called on Cricket Australia to give their new chief executive a mandate for change to enact the recommendations from the ongoing reviews into the game. Just days out before the start of the domestic season, the head of the Australian Cricketers Association Greg Dyer has warned the governing body there are no short 20

9 September 2018 10:55 AM Club presidents call for meeting with Capital Football board

They're also concerned about Brown's decision to introduce an NPL2 competition next year, despite moves in place for the FFA to conduct a review of the premier league structure around the country. It's meant discussions have taken place behind the scenes of the clubs potentially pushing for a vote of no confidence in O'Neill, but that's seen as a drastic 21

7 September 2018 8:19 AM ACT club presidents meet to discuss 'rogue' Capital Football chairman

If the vote fails, it means FIFA could dissolve the FFA and even boot the Socceroos and Matildas from international competition. The FFA tried bridge the governance impasse through a teleconference with the federations and Capital Football was the only member not to dial in on Thursday. Canberra club presidents met earlier this week and are concerned 20

8 July 2018 10:21 AM Warriors emerge from Patty Mills' Shadows

A new group of Warriors have emerged from the Shadows of the concept that sparked Patty Mills' journey from Canberra to NBA stardom. The Winnunga Warriors Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander basketball club held a NAIDOC tournament to promote reconciliation in sport at the Belconnen Basketball Stadium over the weekend. The Winnunga Warriors are hosting 21

5 July 2018 11:53 PM Ronaldo's agent hints at move as Juventus rumors swirl

Cristiano Ronaldo's agent has told Portuguese media the player will be "eternally grateful" to Real Madrid if he ends up leaving the European champions. Jorge Mendes was quoted as saying in Portuguese newspaper Record that Ronaldo would always be grateful to "the club, the president, the directors, the medical staff, all the workers without exception 24

3 July 2018 8:36 AM Canberra soccer players to cop registration fee hike from FFA

Australia failed to get out of their group at the tournament in Russia and collected just one point from three games. Belconnen United president Tony Barr was not aware of the fees increase and slammed the FFA for splurging on the national team and then asking the grassroots to pick up the bill. "Spending $300,000 per player is just ridiculous, maybe 24

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 28

13 June 2018 11:01 PM Arzani sticks by Nike despite the company withdrawing boots to Iran

Socceroos' starlet Daniel Arzani will continue to honour his contract with Nike despite the sports manufacturer refusing to supply Iranian players with football boots for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The American company withdrew its supply of football gear to the Iranian players and the Iran national team, adhering to president Donald Trump's trade 34

25 May 2018 7:02 AM Reigning champions Belconnen United sack new coach after seven games

Mazis said clubs with small budgets move forward by promoting their youth and believes he's paid the price for not producing instant success with teenagers. "Knowing there’s no relegation, we tried to expose some young kids and had 15-year-old and 16-year-old's playing on Wednesday and we won," Mazis said. "They said thanks but we’re not happy with everything 25