News: Sport

Wanderers dour in City's A-League rout

Saturday  13:51,   24 march 2018

<p>Melbourne City forward Bruno Fornaroli scored his first goal in open play this season in the A-League side's 3-0 defeat of Western Sydney.</p>The Uruguayan looked back to his old self in City's dominant display over the Wanderers, in[...]

Stuart fuming after Raiders' NRL loss

Saturday  13:35,   24 march 2018

Canberra coach Ricky Stuart believes the winless Raiders have been robbed of two victories this season over a misinterpretation of the obstruction rule. ut the NRL's general manager of elite competitions Jason King has commended the referees on[...]

NRL: New Zealand Warriors' Shaun Johnson's field goals floor Canberra Raiders

Saturday  12:58,   24 march 2018
Sydney Morning Herald

An Issac Luke try and back-to-back Shaun Johnson field goals have given the Canberra Raiders their worst start in a decade. The Raiders seemed to be cruising, leading 19-12 with just three minutes remaining, but Luke and Johnson turned that in the[...]

Highlanders fall to clinical Hurricanes

Saturday  11:51,   24 march 2018

The Hurricanes pull clear in the second spell to beat the Highlanders 29-12 in Wellington and deliver a first loss of the season to the visitors. The Hurricanes delivered a clinic in the art of finishing to beat the Highlanders 29-12 in a fierce[...]

Late Simon header gives Sydney Gosford win

Saturday  11:26,   24 march 2018

<p>Sydney FC have beaten the Mariners 2-1 to go eight points clear at the A-League summit in Gosford on Saturday night.</p>The Mariners did not make life easy for the Sky Blues, who went ahead via Milos Ninkovic's first-half header but were[...]

Souths rack up first win of NRL season

Saturday  11:15,   24 march 2018

<p>South Sydney halfback Adam Doueihi has starred in the Rabbitohs' 34-6 NRL win over Manly at ANZ Stadium on Saturday.</p>In just his second game of first grade, the 19-year-old played a deft hand in difficult conditions to ignite his[...]

Port Adelaide sink Dockers in AFL

Saturday  11:06,   24 march 2018

<p>Port Adelaide defeated Fremantle by 50 points in Saturday's AFL match at Adelaide Oval.</p>New chums Jack Watts, Steven Motlop and Tom Rockliff all goaled early in their Port debut in Saturday's emphatic 16.14 (110) to 9.6 (60)[...]

Lacklustre Saints survive scare from Lions

Saturday  10:56,   24 march 2018

<p>St Kilda have survived an opening-round scare from Brisbane, downing the Lions by 25 points at Etihad Stadium.</p>The lacklustre Saints went to sleep in Saturday's third quarter, giving up three straight goals and the lead before Steven[...]

Crows' Douglas offered one-game AFL ban

Saturday  09:55,   24 march 2018

<p>Adelaide midfielder Richard Douglas faces a one-game suspension for his heavy bump on Essendon's Zach Merrett in their AFL season-opener.</p>Merrett played no further part in Friday night's thrilling 14.15 (99) to 12.15 (87) victory[...]

Brilliant Bulldogs blaze past Brisbane to win 2018 AFLW grand final

Saturday  09:31,   24 march 2018
The Roar

<p>A three-goal burst in the third quarter has seen the Western Bulldogs claim the 2018 AFLW premiership with a 6-point win over the Brisbane Lions.</p>In wet and gray conditions it was the Lions who had the best of the game in the first half[...]

Chiefs overwhelm hapless Sunwolves

Saturday  09:10,   24 march 2018

The Chiefs scorch across for nine tries as Damian McKenzie pulls the strings in a 61-10 hammering of the Sunwolves. Damian McKenzie has unleashed an attacking master class for the Chiefs in the 61-10 Super Rugby humbling of the Sunwolves in[...]

Australian GP: Vettel tops FP3 Ferrari 1-2 in drying conditions

Saturday  08:56,   24 march 2018

Sebastian Vettel timed his fastest lap perfectly as wet weather gave way to a drying track in Melbourne for the final practice session ahead of qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix. The Ferrari driver was one of a handful to gamble on the[...]

Isaako channels Dan Carter in record night

Saturday  08:36,   24 march 2018

Jamayne Isaako grew up idolising All Blacks star Dan Carter as a junior rugby player but worked wonders with his own boot for Brisbane against Wests Tigers. Originally selected as a fill-in for Jack Bird, Isaako may not have played on Friday[...]

Ricciardo slams officials over penalty

Saturday  08:21,   24 march 2018

Daniel Ricciardo is seeing red over a grid penalty for the Australian Grand Prix but his Red Bull boss believes it may inspire victory on Sunday. The trademark smile was nowhere to be seen as Red Bull star Daniel Ricciardo slammed officials for a[...]

Winx wins George Ryder Stakes to set world record and post 24th-straight victory

Saturday  07:26,   24 march 2018

<p>Champion mare Winx has set a world record for Group One flat wins and posted a staggering 24th-straight victory after taking out the George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill.</p>Champion mare Winx has set a world record for Group One flat wins and[...]