Sydney survived a spirited challenge from Richmond and a controversial free kick after the siren to cement their place in the top eight with a six-point triumph at the SCG.The Swans overran the Tigers with 10 goals to three in a second-half surge after trailing by as much as
The Australian men's basketball team will play their first games on home soil since capturing their Olympic bronze medal in June and July.The Boomers will play in Melbourne, which has won hosting rights for the International Basketball Federation's World Cup Asian qualifiers.Australia will headline the qualifying series involving China,
Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu was lucky to escape being defaulted for bouncing her racquet into the crowd on her way to beating the No.30 seed Ekaterina Alexandrova.The 31-year-old Begu, ranked No.63 in the world, threw her racquet down in frustration after falling down a break in the deciding third set.
Nationals MP Anne Webster has publicly declared her bid for the deputy leadership of her party.Dr Webster's declaration came ahead of the Nationals' meeting in Canberra on Monday to spill the positions of leader, held by Barnaby Joyce, and David Littleproud's deputy role.The MP for the Victorian seat of
With a bounce in her step and bathed in a huge smile, Daria Saville has pulled off a nerveless last-match rescue act to keep Australia's singles hopes alive at the French Open.The last Aussie standing following earlier defeats on Wednesday for Jason Kubler and Ajla Tomljanovic, Saville seemed wholly