June 27, 2019

Wary of past pain, Nadal eyes third Wimbledon title

Rafa Nadal received a degree of sympathy this week when he questioned a Wimbledon seedings formula that relegated him down to third in this year's draw despite a world ranking of two.
June 27, 2019

Man City’s Silva hailed as a ‘European great’ by Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has said that David Silva is a "European great" and he hopes the club can have another successful season before the Spanish midfielder bids farewell in 2020.
June 27, 2019

Bring on the boo-boys, says Australia’s smiling assassin Warner

David Warner says he's living the dream playing for Australia at the World Cup and no amount of booing from England fans eager to remind him of his one-year ban for ball tampering is going to spoil his mood.
June 27, 2019

Melbourne City appoint former France youth coach Mombaerts

Former France youth and Paris St Germain boss Erick Mombaerts has been appointed head coach of Melbourne City on a three-year deal, the A-League team said on Thursday.
June 27, 2019

McCaffrey replaces injured Samu for Brumbies in semi-final

Loose forward Lachlan McCaffrey will start at number eight for the ACT Brumbies in place of the injured Pete Samu in the Super Rugby semi-final against the Jaguares in Buenos Aires on Friday.
June 27, 2019

Australia, Indonesia held talks for joint 2034 World Cup bid

Australia has held discussions with Indonesia about making a joint bid for the 2034 FIFA World Cup, Football Federation Australia (FFA) said on Thursday.
June 27, 2019

White Night 2019 program highlights

After months of waiting, the bulk of this year’s new-look “White Night Reimagined” program is finally out.
June 27, 2019

Creative tension of an artist caught between two worlds

Michael Armitage's fresh-minded approach draws on art history and a troubled world to create paintings of great originality.
June 27, 2019

Greene King’s 2018 pre-tax profit down despite World Cup

Brewery and pub giant Greene King saw its full-year pre-tax profit drop in 2018, despite a summer of favourable weather and World Cup fever.
June 27, 2019

Greene King’s 2018 profit modest despite World Cup

Brewery and pub giant Greene King achieved modest pre-tax profit and revenue growth in 2018, despite a summer of favourable weather and World Cup fever.
June 27, 2019

UK betting firms paid out £19.6m in penalties last year

UK betting companies paid out £19.6m in penalties in the last financial year for failing to protect problem gamblers and stop money laundering.
June 27, 2019

Rooney scores from own half in stunning strike for DC United

Wayne Rooney grabbed the headlines in Major League Soccer on Wednesday when he scored an incredible goal for DC United with a strike from inside his own half for the second time in his career.