June 20, 2019

David Ortiz was not intended victim of shooting – Dominican prosecutor

The shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz in Santo Domingo earlier this month was a case of mistaken identity, Dominican Republic Attorney General Jean Alain Rodriguez said on Wednesday.
June 20, 2019

Praise for ‘gem’ Williamson after skipper guides New Zealand to tense win

Plaudits were pouring in for New Zealand's "gem of a player" Kane Williamson after he displayed ice-cold nerves in guiding his side to a four-wicket victory over South Africa in the Cricket World Cup.
June 20, 2019

Sarah Ferguson made this adorable tribute to Prince Andrew at Eugenie’s wedding

SARAH FERGUSON, 59, is the Duchess of York and the ex-wife of Prince Andrew, also 59. The couple have stayed on good terms and Sarah used her fashion to pay an adorable tribute to the Duke at the wedding of Princess Eugenie, 29.
June 20, 2019

Melbourne Cabaret Festival opens in suitably eccentric style

Cabaret's defining feature is its radical release from the tyranny of good taste. Melbourne Cabaret Festival's 10th anniversary opening gala delivered in spades.
June 20, 2019

Martinique thrash Cuba 3-0 at Gold Cup

Martinique kept their hopes of advancing to the knockout stage of the Gold Cup alive while eliminating Cuba with an emphatic 3-0 win in Denver, Colorado on Wednesday.
June 20, 2019

Best thing about twisted new show is the Aussie actress who stars in it

One series struggles to take flight, while an Australian sci-fi film will keep you guessing the whole time. Here's what to stream this week.
June 20, 2019

Familiarity should help Matildas against Norway – Gielnik

Australia's Norwegian connection will do all they can to give their coaches the inside track ahead of the last-16 knockout clash at the women's World Cup on Saturday, according to Matildas forward Emily Gielnik.
June 20, 2019

To infinity and beyond: Toy Story lives past its natural end

Toy Story 4 proves that nothing is safe from sequelising, even a tale about the necessity of letting go.
June 20, 2019

How climate anxiety is changing the face of Australian fiction

Australian publishers and booksellers have adopted the term 'cli-fi' to help classify a string of environmental catastrophe books hitting shelves.
June 20, 2019

Japan’s gentleman equestrian at heart of Olympics corruption probe

Surrounded by reporters in March, Tsunekazu Takeda, teary-eyed and blinking as cameras flashed around him, explained his decision to step down as Japan's Olympics chief.
June 20, 2019

Late Zapata goal gives Colombia 1-0 win over Qatar

A late goal from Duvan Zapata, his second in two games, gave Colombia a 1-0 win over Qatar on Wednesday and guaranteed their place in the quarter-finals of the Copa America.
June 19, 2019

Scotland out after VAR drama as Argentina snatch 3-3 draw

Scotland were knocked out of the women's World Cup on Wednesday after Argentina came back from 3-0 down to snatch a 3-3 draw with a last gasp re-taken penalty following a dramatic intervention from the video assistant referee.