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AFL Health Scare: Graham 'Polly' Farmer Diagnosed With Concussion-Linked Brain Disease

4 min read

Graham 'Polly' Farmer has become the first Australian rules footballer to be diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).

Sport

Sport

'Tennis - I'm Saying Goodbye': Grand Slam Champion Maria Sharapova Retires

1 min read

Maria Sharapova, the Russian five-time Grand Slam champion who became one of the highest-paid sportswomen in the world, has announced she will be retiring from tennis at the age of 32.

Sport

Sport

Smith Inspires Maori's To NRL All Stars Triumph But It's Quaden Bayles Who Steals The Show

3 min read

It was billed as a battle of the fullbacks but hooker Brandon Smith stole the show to inspire the Maori's 30-16 win over their injury hit Indigenous rivals in Saturday's NRL All Stars clash on the Gold Coast.

Sport

Sport

NASCAR Driver Walks Out Of Hospital Two Days After Terrifying Crash

2 min read

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman has walked out of a Florida hospital with his two young daughters just two days after his frightening Daytona 500 crash.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Teen Raped Young Relative 100 Times Before She Gave Birth In Bathtub

7 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday morning.

Erin Lyons

Erin Lyons

The AFLW Is A Shambles But It Doesn't Have To Be

6 min read

Three years.

Sport

Sport

What Happens If The The Big Bash Final Is Washed Out

3 min read

Even if they don't bowl a single over at the SCG on Saturday, the Sydney Sixers will be crowned Big Bash League winners for the 2020 season by default.

Sport

Sport

Djokovic Survives A Five-Set Thriller To Claim 8th Aus Open Title

2 min read

Novak Djokovic has overcome illness, a mid-match meltdown and an inspired Dominic Thiem to claim a record-extending eighth Australian Open crown.

Sport

Sport

Dominic Thiem Books A Spot In His First Ever Aus Open Final

2 min read

Austrian Dominic Thiem will play in his first Australian Open final against seven-time champion Novak Djokovic after overcoming German Alexander Zverev in their Friday night semi-final.

Sport

Sport

WATCH: Horrific High Speed Crash At Monte Carlo Rally

1 min read

The crash was captured on camera from both outside and inside the car, revealing just how lucky the two men were to escape serious injury.

National

National

Bilingual Police Officers Deployed To Monitor Rowdy Greek Fans At The AO

2 min read

Victoria Police is sending bilingual officers to the Australian Open to keep a close eye on the lips of rowdy and disruptive fans.

Stephanie Kovalchik

Stephanie Kovalchik

I Crunched The Numbers -- This Is Who Will Finally Dethrone The 'Big 3'

7 min read

As the Australian Open gets underway, one question on every tennis fan’s mind is whether 2020 will be yet another year dominated by the “Big 3”, the nickname given to the three most accomplished players of the Open era:

Sport

Sport

Andy Lee Takes Spectacular Catch In Celebrity Cricket Match

1 min read

The crowd was stunned after comedian Andy Lee took a spectacular catch on the boundary to dismiss Jordie Barrett during the T20 Black Caps Clash.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Grandparents 'Kept Toddlers Locked In Tiny, Wooden Cages'

5 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Sport

Sport

'Soul Man' Rocky Johnson, Dad Of 'The Rock', Has Died at 75

1 min read

The 'Soul Man' Rocky Johnson, former WWE tag team champion and WWE Hall of Famer, has died at the age of 75. He is the father of Hollywood megastar Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mum Caught In Deadly Battle With Snake Hiding In Her Toilet

8 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Six Dead After Sinkhole Swallows Bus In City Centre

7 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Sport

Sport

'Such Joy And Love': Sally Pearson Announces First Child

1 min read

Aussie Olympic champion Sally Pearson has announced she and her husband Kieran are expecting their first child and joked their firstborn would arrive just in time for the Olympics.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Stung Smuggling 200 Live Scorpions On Commercial Flight

6 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday morning.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Misses Out on $10k, But Gets Lifetime Supply Of Chicken

8 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday morning.

Sport

Sport

Shane Warne's Baggy Green Sells For More Than $1 Million

1 min read

Shane Warne's cherished baggy green has raised more than one million dollars for bushfire relief, after being auctioned online.

Sam Duncan

Sam Duncan

Why 4-Day Test Matches Will Almost Certainly Get The Nod

5 min read

Does the proposal to reduce Test match cricket from five days to four sound familiar?

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Athletes To Sleep In Cardboard Beds At Tokyo 2020

6 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Authorities Seize 'Baby' Bursting With Contraband

5 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

Ace Aussie Athletes Are Good Sports In Times Of Crisis

5 min read

The Little Master hashtagged it best: #SportTheFireCrisis.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: Dog Found Drowning In River Was Tied To A Heavy Rock

6 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

National

National

All The Money Pledged Towards Australia's Bushfire Crisis

9 min read

As bushfires continue to ravage parts of the country, celebrities and governments have been opening their wallets to help fire-ravaged communities recover and rebuild.

Sport

Sport

Are These Seats Worth The Wait?

3 min read

Fifteen years seems like a long time to wait just to watch a game of cricket, but becoming a Sydney Cricket Ground member is an honour many are willing to wait for.

Updated

Updated

Aussie Sports Stars Step Up To Raise Money For Bushfire Relief

5 min read

Australian sportsmen and women from all codes have a new reason to perform at their absolute best, pledging donations to bushfire relief efforts based on their own achievements.

Sport

Sport

Margaret Court Takes Aim At Trans Athletes Ahead Of Aus Open Celebrations

3 min read

Margaret Court has doubled down on her controversial views on transexuals and homosexuality, this time labelling trans athletes 'problematic' to sport.

Sport

Sport

Pat Cummins 'Most Expensive Overseas Player Ever' After IPL Auction

1 min read

Australia's Pat Cummins has become the most expensive overseas buy ever in the Indian Premier League after the Kolkata Knight Riders paid a staggering AU$3.1 million for the fast bowler in an auction in Kolkata.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Parents Charged With Murder, Accused Of Starving Toddler On Vegan Diet

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Boy, 8, Has Grains Surgically Removed After Being Forced To Kneel For Hours

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Sport

Sport

Alex Volkanovski Becomes First Aussie UFC Featherweight Champion

2 min read

Alexander ''The Great' Volkanovski has become the first Australian to be named a UFC featherweight champion after producing a masterclass against US favourite Max Holloway.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

AFL WAG Appeals For Help After Bloody Dog Attack

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Siri Saved Teen's Life As He Plunged Into River

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Quick-Thinking Man Saves Dog After Leash Gets Stuck In Elevator

4 min read

All the news you need to know Thursday,

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Neglected Blind, Deaf Dog Found Living In Own Faeces

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Girl, 12, Arrested Over 'Death List' Of Students

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

News

News

Sports Reporter Says She Caught Ex Cheating Via FitBit

1 min read

A US sports reporter has told a cautionary tale of Christmas cheer gone wrong, after a FitBit gifted to her gave more information than she signed up for.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Dancer Shot In Face After She Paused Performance At Wedding

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Father Killed After 'Freak' Christmas Lights Accident

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mother Charged With Murder After Young Children Found Hanging In Basement

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

'Highly Contagious' Box Of Urine Triggers Cinema Emergency

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Sport

Sport

Tennis Australia Says It Will Honour Margaret Court Despite 'Not Agreeing' With Her Views

2 min read

Margaret Court will attend the Australian Open next year to celebrate the 50th anniversary of her historic grand slam win, despite Tennis Australia once again distancing itself from her personal views.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Selfies Appear On Facebook Page Of Man 'Murdered' Four Years Ago

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Double Murderer Wins 'Right To Be Forgotten'

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Doctors Remove Record 7.4 Kilogram Kidney From Patient

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Fears For 14,000 Sheep On Capsized Cargo Ship

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mum Charged Over Toddler's Deadly Escalator Fall

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Gym Junkies Use Workout Gear To Attack Each Other In Wild Brawl

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Punished For Smuggling Overweight Cat On Plane

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Sport

Sport

Can A Vegan Diet Help The Broncos Win A Premiership?

1 min read

The Broncos skipper is trying to push the team into going full vegan next season.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: Toddler Tragically Killed By Air Conditioning Unit That Fell Eight Storeys

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

World

World

Star Gymnast Dies After Slipping Off Uneven Bars

1 min read

An accomplished gymnast at Southern Connecticut State University in the United States has died following a serious spinal cord injury suffered in a training accident.

Sport

Sport

Football Manager Flattened By Opposition Captain Sparking All-Out Brawl

1 min read

A Bundesliga football match descended into chaos on Sunday after a coach copped a shoulder charged from the opposition captain, leaving him flat on his back.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Historian Admits To Murder After Arms Found In Backpack

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Magic Wand Conjures Up A Spell To Win 2019 Seppelt Mackinnon Stakes

1 min read

What a ride! 

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Day Sandra Sully Fell From A Horse, Just Before She Read The News

3 min read

She was bleeding and bruised. But she's tough, our Sandra...

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Winning Trainer Danny O'Brien Strikes Again In The Oaks

1 min read

Ever had a wInning streak when it seems you just can't lose?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

How Amazing Does 31-Year-Old Melbourne Cup Winner Subzero Look?

1 min read

What. A. Legend.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Why Is Oaks Day At Flemington Called 'Ladies Day'?

3 min read

And why is The Oaks called The Oaks?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Brrrr! Freezing Cold For Kennedy Oaks Day, Snowing In The VIC Alps

2 min read

Ah, Melbourne spring. You're so utterly unpredictable.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Dud Or Genius? How To Tell If Your Jockey Is A Winner

2 min read

No, it's not the colour of their silks or the look on their face.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

We Vow And Declare You'll Love The Story Behind The Melbourne Cup Winner's Name

2 min read

Look at this picture of Vow And Declare as a yearling. Just look at it.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Childcare Centre Shut Down Amid Multiple Allegations Of Child Sex Abuse

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup 2019: Where Your Horse Finished

1 min read

This is where they finished up in the 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup, from 1st to 24th.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Shock As Placings Amended After Protest

1 min read

OK, here's exactly what happened.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Australia's Vow And Declare Wins The Lexus Melbourne Cup In Incredible Finish

1 min read

Australian horse Vow And Declare has won a thrilling 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

All The Big Money Is For This Aussie Horse Trained By Winx's Mastermind

1 min read

It's all about one horse now, according to punters.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Is The Melbourne Cup Second Favourite A French Swear Word?

1 min read

This could be totally innocent. And then again, it might just be the cheekiest horse name in years

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Has 'No Regrets' Over Eyeball Tattoo Despite Going Blind

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

By A Nostril! The Five Most Thrilling Melbourne Cup Finishes Of The Century

4 min read

There's no Makybe Diva or Michelle Payne on this list, and there's a pretty obvious reason why.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

What Colour Horse Is Most Successful In The Melbourne Cup?

2 min read

It seems that one colour of horse is statistically much faster than the rest.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

This Horse's Name Has Changed Since He Ran Third In The 2018 Melbourne Cup

3 min read

A Prince Of Arran is no longer A Prince Of Arran. So who is he now? Has he changed his name by steed poll?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Which Melbourne Cup Horses Can Handle The Wet Track?

6 min read

The weather should be fine, but the Flemington track will definitely be rain-affected for the Melbourne Cup.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Some People Are Really Struggling With The Men's Fashions On The Field Winners

2 min read

Fashionable or just weird?

Sport

Sport

Players Left In Tears As Football Star Suffers Horrific Leg Injury

2 min read

Warning: Graphic

Sport

Sport

Springboks Unite A Nation, Beating England 32-12 In Rugby World Cup Final

2 min read

It felt like a stinker, but finally, the excitement came.

Sport

Sport

The Extreme Sport Aussies Keep Dominating: Chopperoos Take Home Sixth World Title

1 min read

Overnight the Chopperoos cemented their World Champion status when they beat long-time rivals New Zealand in a record-breaking win in the finals of the STIHL Timbersports World Championships held in Prague.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Karma Strikes Victoria Derby Horse Owner Who Sacked Female Jockey

2 min read

This year, the biggest story is who DIDN'T win the AAMI Victoria Derby.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

All Signs Point Directly To One Horse In This Year's Melbourne Cup

5 min read

Can it really be this simple to pick the Melbourne Cup winner?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Please Enjoy The Loosest Melbourne Cup Photos Of All Time

3 min read

Ah, a nice civilised day at the races.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Surprising Way Melbourne Cup Carnival Presenter Francesca Cumani Got Famous

4 min read

She's the face of Network 10's Melbourne Cup coverage. But it might surprise you how it all started for Francesca Cumani.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Three Simple Mistakes Too Many Punters Make

3 min read

Maybe you'll back a winner this spring carnival and maybe you won't. Either way, these handy tips are all good things.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Great Barrier Grief: The Melbourne Cup Number That is Every Punter's Nightmare

2 min read

It's normally a pretty positive number in many contexts.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

If You Love A Battler's Tale, This Is The Melbourne Cup Horse For You

2 min read

Sick of the European millionaires stealing all the prize money?

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Day Weather Forecast Is Cool But Sunny

1 min read

At last, a little sunshine!

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Young Girl Awarded $250K After Being Injured On Steep Slide

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Jockey Linda Meech's Sizzling Comeback To Owner Who Sacked Her

2 min read

Sacked Victoria Derby jockey Linda Meech has shot back with fighting words after she was kicked off Thought Of That.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Glaring Spelling Error Alerts Police To Fake Number Plates

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Michelle Payne Fined For Calling Horse Owner 'Pig' On Twitter

2 min read

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been fined $1000 for calling horse owner Brae Sokolski "a pig" on Twitter.

Sport

Sport

The Thrilling MotoGP Last Lap Duel They'll Be Talking About For Years

1 min read

Thrills, chills, spills. Phillip Island already delivered the lot this week. And then, that incredible finale...

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Industry Commits More Than $25 Million To The Welfare Of Racehorses

3 min read

Buy a ticket to the Melbourne Cup carnival and you too can help the horses.

Sport

Sport

Davey Fires, And Glenn Maxwell Brilliantly Commentates His Own Run Out

2 min read

It's not even November and Dave Warner is already making centuries for Australia.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Off-Duty Officer Shoots Own Son After Mistaking Him For Intruder

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

News

News

Hijab-Wearing Teenage Athlete 'Overwhelmed' By Support After Being Disqualified

2 min read

Noor Alexandria Abukaram has shared her "gratitude" for the encouragement she's received since being disqualified from her cross-country race for wearing the religious covering without getting prior clearance to do so.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

'Emma' Shows The Grim Future Of Office Workers

5 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Liverpool Fans Slammed For 'Highly Offensive' X-Rated Banner

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Sport

Sport

The Australian Men's Cricket Team Is Advertising For A Selector

1 min read

Cricket Australia needs a new selector for the national men's team, and there are two somewhat surprising facts arising from this.