Latest News

Sport

Aussies hold cricket advantage

A crucial partnership between USMAN KHAWAJA and STEVE SMITH has helped the Aussies into a strong position ahead of day two today - of the first test against New Zealand in Wellington Australia will resume at 3 for 147-- trailing by just 36 runs - after the Kiwis struggled with the...

Ipswich Jets welcome a resigning & a debuntate for 2016 season.

The Ipswich Jets welcome back their Grand Final hero...with the return of Marmin Barba for the 2016 season. Barba told The Q.T - he's keen to pull on the boots in the N.R.L.The Jets believe Marmin's re-signing will help bigtime in their quest to defend their State Championship and Intrust Super...

Quick turnarounds not a concern for The Aussies or the coach.

Australia's Cricket coach, Darren Lehmann isn't overly concerned about the taxing schedule..ahead of the first test against New Zealand. Australia will have played internationals in all 3 formats in under 2 weeks, when the match gets under way in Wellington tomorrow. (Image courtesy of www.live-cricket.co)

Benji will be at his best for Saturday's Charity Shield stoush.

Benji Marshall says he's fit and ready to line-up for the Dragons, at this weekend’s Charity Shield match. Marshall was rested from the Nines, to allow extra recovery from post-season ankle surgery. Meantime, Luke Keary will partner off-season recruit Cody Walker in the halves for the Rabbitohs. (Image courtesy of www.wikiwand.com)

Barty ready to have another bash, back at the Tennis.

Australian former Wimbledon junior champion Ashleigh Barty is having another crack at a professional tennis career. The 19-year-old from Ipswich quit tennis 17 months ago, after struggling to deal with the demands of the sport..spending this Summer playing cricket in the Women's Big Bash League. (Image courtesy of www.abc.net.au)

Slammin' Sam sizzles at the Fed Cup.

There's been wins for the Australian Fed Cup team over Slovakia..thanks to 3 wins from Slammin' Samantha Stosur. Stosur won both her singles rubbers..and then teamed up with Casey Dellacqua to win the doubles, and the tie - 3 rubbers to 2. (Image courtesy of www.abc.net.au)

Bandits win Claxton Shield

The Brisbane Bandits, proudly presented by WellDog, are Claxton Shield champions after taking down the SA Power Networks Adelaide Bite with a dominant 7-1 victory in the second game of the Australian Baseball League Championship Series, presented by Boral, on Saturday night at AFA Stadium at Holloway Field. After earning its...

Bandits win Friday's Game One play-off

      The Brisbane Bandits, presented by WellDog, started the playoffs exactly according to plan, taking down the SA Power Networks Adelaide Bite 7-4 on Friday night at AFA Stadium at Holloway Field. The home team got ahead early in the first matchup of the Australian Baseball League Championship Series presented by Boral with a...

Kick-off for Auckland 9's as League looks for new boss.

A host of rookies, rising stars, and seasoned pros will run out at Rugby League's Auckland Nines this weekend. 123 players who are off-contract will line-up for the pre-season showpiece. And N.R.L club bosses will meet today in Auckland. A key discussion point will be the drawn-out search for the games' next Chief...

It's 'batter up' for the 2016 A.B.L Championship Series.

The Brisbane Bandits have had their final training session, ahead of the Championship series for 2016...facing the Adelaide Bite. Coach Dave Nilsson says consistency has been key and there's no nervous tension in their bullpen. Game 1 starts tomorrow night from 6 at Holloway Field. (Image courtesy of www.web.theabl.com.au)
If you have information on something happening near you or wish to contact the newroom use this link