Italian lingerie model is standing in Ash Barty’s way

The next person Ash Barty needs to topple at the Australian Open is a tough challenge on the court — and a lingerie model off it. World No. 1 Ash Barty is one victory away from a blockbuster fourth-round encounter with reigning Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka. The only person that stands in her way … Read more

‘Outrageous’: Melbourne Stars captain Glenn Maxwell shatters Big Bash record books

Melbourne Stars captain Glenn Maxwell has shattered the record books with an “outrageous” batting performance at the MCG. Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell has made history with the largest individual score in the Big Bash League, cracking 154 off 64 balls against the Hobart Hurricanes on Wednesday evening. The Melbourne Stars captain brought up his century … Read more

Australian Open live: French star Ugo Humbert tests positive to Covid-19

After being knocked out of the Australian Open in a shock first round upset, Ugo Humbert’s tour down under has just gotten worse. Day three of the Australian Open is here and locals were treated to Ash Barty lighting up Centre Court again. The Queenslander progressed to the third round after sweeping aside Italian qualifier … Read more

Nick Kyrgios’ new girlfriend likes what she sees during Australian Open win

Nick Kyrgios’ new girlfriend was as entertained as the rest of us as she watched the Aussie tennis star put on a show from prime position. Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios’ new girlfriend was proudly sitting courtside at his first win at the Australian Open. And the world No. 115 put on quite the show. … Read more

Cameron Green tears England’s top-order apart as Australia claims 4-0 series victory

England’s cricketers will return home a laughing stock, having once again failed to register a victory on an Ashes tour down under. England’s cricketers have kindly given us one final batting collapse to enjoy before they return home, with Australia securing a comprehensive 4-0 Ashes series triumph at Blundstone Arena on Sunday evening. Joe Root’s … Read more

Aussies fall apart, Smith slumps to new low

England is mounting a shock comeback in the fifth Ashes Test as Australia’s batting fell apart early on Day 3. Welcome to news.com.au’s coverage of Day 3 of the fifth Ashes Test in Hobart. The match is on a knife-edge after England fought back with the ball, thanks to a well-deserved six-wicket haul to Mark … Read more

‘Still the GOAT’: Roger Federer sends awesome DM to Aussie star

Roger Federer’s response to Aussie Thanasi Kokkinakis breaking years of horror luck with a stunning title in on Saturday is pure gold. Novak Djokovic may win more grand slam titles than him but in many people’s eyes, Roger Federer will always be the Greatest Of All Time (GOAT). The Swiss champion is missing from this … Read more

Only Ash Barty can save Australia from Novak Djokovic’s disaster

As the Novak Djokovic saga rolls into uncomfortable territory, Ash Barty has emerged as a key figure to save us from this farce. For the past fortnight, more than just the tennis community’s attention has been fixated squarely on one of the sport’s top ranked players. It’s wishful and, let’s face it, naive thinking, but … Read more

Rafa drops truth bomb, Nick hits back

Nick Kyrgios has doubled down on his Novak Djokovic stance as the tennis world tries to move on towards the Australian Open. Aussie tennis star Nick Kyrgios has labelled the Novak Djokovic saga an “absolute s***show” as the world No. 1 awaits his second court battle on Sunday in a bid to compete at the … Read more

Live: Court documents reveal true reason for Novak Djokovic’s cancelled visa

Court documents have revealed exactly why Immigration Minister Alex Hawke cancelled Novak Djokovic’s visa as the world No. 1 went back into detention. Novak Djokovic has sought and obtained an urgent injunction to prevent the government from deporting him following Friday’s decision by Immigration Minister Alex Hawke to cancel his visa. During a hastily scheduled … Read more