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13 June 2018 11:32 AM Snap happy: Personal touches make Socceroos feel at home in Russia

Kazan: They might be nearly 14,000 kilometres away but the Socceroos have been made to feel at home at their training base in Kazan. Tailored sleeping arrangements and a reminder of their loved ones have provided the personal touch for Bert van Marwijk’s squad ahead of their formidable World Cup opener against star-studded Group C favourites France 17

14 May 2018 1:04 AM ACT Meteor Matilda Lugg can't remember the call that changed her life

Matilda Lugg was that focused on booking her ticket to Ireland and her HSC exams she can barely remember the conversation that changed her life. On the other end of the line was ACT Meteors coach James Allsopp, offering the 18-year-old wicketkeeper a one-year contract for the 2018-19 Women's National Cricket League season. The Coffs Harbour product looms 33

20 April 2018 8:09 AM Reigning MVP Nat Hurst leaves Canberra Capitals behind

It is understood Hurst wanted to be a free agent at the end of last season and test the waters as she nears the end of her illustrious career. The club opted not to wait on Hurst and made a move to sign star point guard Leilani Mitchell on a one-year deal as they look to snap a long finals drought. Rumours circulated Hurst had signed a reduced contract 48

11 February 2018 9:56 AM Enter the dragon; and a splash of colour to mark Lunar New Year

Happy New Year! The beating of drums and snap of fire crackers accompanied Bendigo's Sun Loong dragon to Melbourne on Sunday to herald the Lunar New Year. The colourful 100-metre-long creature, carried by 120 volunteers, wended his way from inside the Royal Exhibition Building and around Carlton Gardens to Melbourne Museum.It was the 48-year-old dragon’s 51

9 February 2018 2:32 PM Watching your weight? Beware the 'health halo' effect of juices and smoothies

Snap question – which contains more sugar: a 375ml can of Coca-Cola or a 350ml Mango Magic smoothie from Boost Juice? Answer: the smoothie, at 47.6 grams or 12 teaspoons of sugar, versus 39.8 grams or 10 teaspoons for the slightly larger serve of Coke. "Many people assume your average Boost or Nudie juice doesn't contain that much sugar when they can be downing 39

31 January 2018 7:55 AM Yokohama to host potential 2018 Bledisloe Cup decider as New Zealand give game three to Japan

Australian rugby fans face the salivating prospect of a blockbuster Bledisloe Cup decider on neutral ground after New Zealand confirmed they would take the third Test to Japan this year. The New Zealand Rugby Union announced on Wednesday it had struck a deal to play the third Test in this year's Bledisloe Cup series at Nissan Stadium in Yokohama 33 1

11 January 2018 6:56 AM Western Sydney Wanderers snap up Marcelo Carrusca from Melbourne City

Carrusca was a regular for Argentinian club Estudiantes before joining Galatasaray in Turkey and Mexican giants,Cruz Azul. He is a former Argentinian youth international and teammate of the likes of Carlos Tevez, Javier Mascherano and Pablo Zabaleta. He will not take up a visa spot at the Wanderers, having spent five seasons with Adelaide United and becoming 25

30 November 2017 11:44 AM Sydney Kings lose Todd Blanchfield but still beat Cairns Taipans to snap NBL five-game losing streak

The Sydney Kings have survived a third-quarter meltdown and the loss of Todd Blanchfield to defeat the Cairns Taipans 81-72 at Qudos Bank Arena. Last-placed Sydney's NBL win on Thursday night was their third in 12 games, breaking a five-game losing skid and keeping their slim finals hopes alive. The Kings did it the hard way, allowing a 23-point lead to be cut to six before 68

19 November 2017 4:41 AM Steph Curry leads Golden State Warriors past Ben Simmons' Philadelphia 76ers

Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers scored 47 first-quarter points against the Golden State Warriors but ultimately the defending NBA champions wore them down to win 124-116. Stephen Curry scored 35 points while Kevin Durant had 27 as the Warriors overcame a 22-point half-time deficit on Saturday night. Australian rookie Simmons had a double-double 65

2 November 2017 10:37 AM Prosecutors seek jail for eight members of deposed Catalan government

They also asked that a ninth former minister be freed and ordered to pay a bond. Deposed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four other ministers, however, refused to show up in Madrid as summoned and remain in Belgium. Puigdemont and 19 others involved in Catalonia's rollercoaster secession push over recent weeks have been summoned to be questioned 256