What not to do on a date: Louanne Ward reveals one of the biggest things men do to turn women off

A matchmaker and relationship coach has revealed one of the biggest turn offs for women on dates: men who talk about themselves all night.  Louanne Ward, from Perth, said a man who talks only about himself can show a lack of confidence and give him a more ‘feminine energy’, which tends to put women off.  … Read more

Australia 30-28 England: First Test reaction – LIVE!

England were defeated 30-28 by Australia in Saturday’s first Test in Perth. The Wallabies finally halted an eight-match losing run against their old enemies under Eddie Jones, despite a first-half red card for lock Darcy Swain for a headbutt on Jonny Hill that saw them contest much of the match with 14 men. Jones’ side … Read more

Scott Morrison resigns as Perth Wildcats coach as turmoil engulfs NBL’s most successful club

Perth Wildcats coach Scott Morrison has resigned as the turmoil engulfing the NBL’s most successful club continues. Key points: Scott Morrison’s resignation comes after the Wildcats sacked their CEO Morrison says the “difficult decision” is best for his family and children An extensive search will be carried out for new coach, the Wildcats say Morrison has quit … Read more

Maroons confirm Origin debutant for game two as Jai Arrow remains on the bench

Queensland coach Billy Slater has kept faith with a winning side after the Maroons took the series lead with a 16-10 win in game one. Injuries to winger Xavier Coates and lock Reuben Cotter prompted the main changes to the squad, with Murray Taulagi coming in for Coates and while Tino Fa’asuamaleaui has moved into the … Read more

Blues make seven changes to State of Origin squad for Game II

New South Wales coach Brad Fittler has made seven changes to his squad for next Sunday’s must-win State of Origin II in Perth. Key points: The Blues were shell shocked by the Maroons in Game I, losing 16-10 in Sydney There is still no place for Bulldogs flier Josh Addo-Carr The Blues travel to Perth … Read more

Bill Dempsey steals the show at AFL Hall of Fame ceremony

Football great Bill Dempsey was a star of this year’s Hall of Fame award ceremony, telling the fascinating tale of his Simpson Medal. Key points: Bill Dempsey was inducted into the AFL Hall of Fame on Tuesday evening He delighted the crowd with a story about his Simpson Medal which he won for best-on-ground in the … Read more