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For the first time in 26 years, the AFL will hold a mid-season rookie draft. So who will your club pick up? Draft expert Matt Balmer puts his neck on the line with his PHANTOM DRAFT.
A moment caught on yesterday’s live AFL coverage has raised questions over whether “everything” from behind the scenes should be aired.
Get your dose of all the latest on team selection, go inside the Blues and Maroons camps, along with all the bits you may have missed in the Origin Insider.
Daly Cherry-Evans steps into the Origin furnace as the most maligned star in his own state — but he has now emerged as Queensland’s trump card.
With just 10 NRL games to his name, Payne Haas will usurp Blues coach Brad Fittler as the most inexperienced first grade star to be selected for NSW.
The teams are in for the 2019 State of Origin series opener and there’s one question to be answered: did the selectors get it right? Watch analysis from the Monday Bunker panel.
Real Madrid have reacted angrily to Mauricio Pochettino suggesting they turned down a request from Tottenham to stay at their training ground next week ahead of the Champions League final against Liverpool.
Adelaide United NPL midfielder Ryan Yates is the coach of the new Bedford Community League an initiative for people with disabilities aged six to 65.
As the wrestling community mourns the sudden death of ex-Diva and playboy model Ashley Massaro, a troubling story has resurfaced.
Ireland’s Sean O’Brien has been ruled out of the World Cup later this year after Leinster confirmed on Sunday the flanker is set to undergo hip surgery.
Melbourne’s may have kept their quest for a maiden finals appearance on track with their big Super Rugby win over the Sunwolves - but victory came at a steep cost.
Richie Mo’unga had a hand in all of the Crusaders points as they put a controversial week off the field behind them by beating the Blues 19-11 in a patchy Super Rugby derby in Christchurch.
Kyrie Irving has been strongly linked to the Knicks and Lakers, but another contender has just emerged to partner him with a fellow All Star.
If there is one place you shouldn’t stand at an F1 race it’s on the track - sounds pretty obvious right? No-one told these marshals who almost ended up underneath Sergio Perez’s car. WATCH.
Steve Smith received a taste of what is set to be a long summer in England but his comeback to a savage crowd could not have been better.
Things got awkward when a member of the Australian camp shut down a reporter as talk turned to an ugly reminder of life before the cheating scandal.
The French Open has missed Roger Federer in recent years and he showed why with a classy demolition job in his opening round match.
Alex de Minaur, one of Australia’s great hopes at the French Open, has spoken about the frustrating groin problem, which derailed his stellar start to the season.
Promising galloper Parsifal is enjoying some paddock life after continuing his stellar record with an impressive Flemington win on Saturday.
If New Zealander The Bostonian is to complete the first treble of Brisbane’s Group 1 sprints, he will have to carry the grandstand in the Stradbroke Handicap to achieve this remarkable feat.
This Is So took a while to wind up before finishing powerfully on debut and should be much better suited at 1300m, says Ray Thomas in his Newcastle preview. INSIDE MAIL, BEST BETS
Jena Sims was hilariously snubbed by her champion golf boyfriend as he won the PGA Championship — but she’s doing just fine.
American golfer Brooks Koepka scraped home on the final day of the PGA Championship — after savagely rejecting his girlfriend’s attempt at PDA.
boxing & ufc
An MMA fighter has been “separated from his consciousness” as the professional fighting world lost its mind over two brutal finishes.
Alex Volkanovski has revealed he could have lost a leg — or worse — if not rushed to a hospital in Santiago, Chile following the biggest win of his UFC career. He lifts the lid on the scary turn of events where he thought he was dying.
Thon Maker has become the third Australian NBA star to be forced out of the Boomer’s World Cup squad. But there’s some super-star talent included. Who made the cut?
In one of the more eyebrow raising extracts from his forthcoming autobiography, former Lakers player Lamar Odom revealed the insane lengths he went to in a bid to dupe drug testers.
Key members of the SeaLink staff will be taking on the first Tour de Cure event in South Australia which takes the fight to cancer head on.
Aussie rider Caleb Ewan has dropped out of the Giro d’Italia shortly after winning the last sprint before the race starts to climb the big mountains, his second big stage success in the last four days.
Adelaide will have two weeks of international exposure in January after the Tour Down Under revealed it will follow the new Adelaide International tennis event.