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Fri 12 Jul 2019

Tennis star’s stunning transformation

Tennis star’s stunning transformation

Simona Halep — the woman challenging Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final — may have never got there without drastic surgery.

Buoyed Buckley backs key Magpie Moore to return for finals

Buoyed Buckley backs key Magpie Moore to return for finals

Darcy Moore’s hamstring injury couldn’t stop Collingwood charging victory on Friday night and coach Nathan Buckley is confident his defender will be back soon

US star suffers wardrobe malfunction

US star suffers wardrobe malfunction

The most topical female athlete in America accidentally revealed a little bit more about herself while kissing her partner at an awards night.

‘Ridiculous’: World reacts to Cup disaster

‘Ridiculous’: World reacts to Cup disaster

Ex-England players and the UK press is absolutely delighting in Australia’s World Cup capitulation, dishing out sledge after sledge.

Furious England star goes ballistic

Furious England star goes ballistic

Despite playing a matchwinning hand and with the World Cup semi-final essentially in the bag, England’s Jason Roy exploded with rage.

Thu 11 Jul 2019

Hamilton looks to bounce back at home GP

Hamilton looks to bounce back at home GP

DEFENDING F1 champion Lewis Hamilton will chase a record sixth victory at his home Grand Prix in Silverstone on Sunday.

‘Robbed’: Origin controversy won’t die

‘Robbed’: Origin controversy won’t die

NEW South Wales took everything from Queensland in Origin III — the trophy, bragging rights — but for some it still wasn’t enough.

World reacts to Wimbledon furore

World reacts to Wimbledon furore

Johanna Konta’s fiery Wimbledon confrontation set the tennis world abuzz and voices from around the world have weighed in.

Cricket world melts down in Cup stunner

Cricket world melts down in Cup stunner

New Zealand achieved the unthinkable against India as a remarkable World Cup twist had cricket fans on the edge of their seats.

Blues create 14-year history in epic win

Blues create 14-year history in epic win

NSW fullback James Tedesco has written himself into State of Origin folklore with a stunning last-gasp, matchwinner that saw ANZ Stadium go nuts.

Wed 10 Jul 2019

’Bewildering’ refs overshadow NSW win

’Bewildering’ refs overshadow NSW win

State of Origin refs Ashley Klein and Gerard Sutton may need to be reminded People “don’t come to see them” after a shocking Origin performance.

Havasay has last word in Ramornie thriller

Havasay has last word in Ramornie thriller

Queenslander Havasay produced a stunning finishing burst to win the Ramornie Handicap for the second year in a row at Grafton.

Corey Parker: The ratbag who will save Maroons

Corey Parker: The ratbag who will save Maroons

Corey Parker sees a little bit of Johnathan Thurston and Andrew Johns in a Queensland debutant who can play the role of Origin saviour.

‘Tremendous’: Simmons’ perfect fit

‘Tremendous’: Simmons’ perfect fit

After catching its breath in the wake of a wild free agency, the US media has begun analysing what the 76ers’ moves mean for Ben Simmons.

Back in black: Big 3 reject new order

Back in black: Big 3 reject new order

ROGER Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic have made a bold statement at Wimbledon this year as their grip on the game tightens.

No airbrush required: Serena bares all

No airbrush required: Serena bares all

This is Serena Williams at her most vulnerable — posing without pants in images that weren’t photoshopped and penning a revealing letter.

Williams sorry for US Open meltdown

Williams sorry for US Open meltdown

Serena Williams has finally apologised to Naomi Osaka for her spectacular outburst at last year’s US Open.

Serena roars after Barty killer battle

Serena roars after Barty killer battle

After beating Ash Barty at Wimbledon, Alison Riske threatened Serena Williams but the legend roared loudest after an almighty fright.

Chaotic interruption to World Cup semi

Chaotic interruption to World Cup semi

New Zealand had finally broken the shackles late in the innings against India, only for an unwanted English intervention to step in.

Tue 9 Jul 2019

Fed-Nadal butt heads in Wimbledon dispute

Fed-Nadal butt heads in Wimbledon dispute

Roger Federer has put Wimbledon under the spotlight following claims of lost traditions. Rafael Nadal couldn’t care less.

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