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Support for Kyrgios' public cry for help

Thursday  06:35,   15 november 2018

Former Newcombe Medallist Sam Groth says Nick Kyrgios' decision to seek professional help for his mental health is a big step forward for the mercurial star. Former Davis Cup star Sam Groth has applauded Nick Kyrgios for seeking professional help to >>>

Former Magpie Josh Smith on Gold Coast radar

Thursday  06:23,   15 november 2018

Delisted Collingwood defender Josh Smith toured Gold Coast's facilities. Former Magpie defender Josh Smith toured the Gold Coast facilities on Wednesday as the club contemplates adding another mature body to the list. The hard-working 24-year-old... >>>

Klinger: Australia ‘in very good hands’ with Langer as coach

Thursday  06:22,   15 november 2018

Michael Klinger has no doubt that the Australia team will improve in the near future and are in good hands under the guidance of head coach Justin Langer. Klinger first worked under Langer when he joined Western Australia and the Perth Scorchers in... >>>

The ugly cost of NRL stars' AFL switch

Thursday  03:05,   15 november 2018

Karmichael Hunt and Israel Folau were handed extraordinary sums of money to defect from the NRL to AFL. But off the field, they paid a heavy... >>>

NRL refs boss Tony Archer reportedly sacked in shake-up

Thursday  02:56,   15 november 2018

NRL referees boss Tony Archer appears set to become a casualty of the officiating crackdown that rocked the competition in... >>>

Agnieszka Radwanska retires from tennis at 29

Thursday  01:32,   15 november 2018

Having won 20 WTA titles throughout her career, Agnieszka Radwanska has called time on her tennis career at the age of... >>>

Australian Open Golf 2018: Disabled players take equal billing at Lakes Club in golfing world first

Thursday  01:31,   15 november 2018

Sydney is set to launch a golfing world first when disabled players take equal billing at the Australian Open golf... >>>

Rugby Australia still backing Cheika despite 'universal frustration'

Thursday  01:31,   15 november 2018

Rugby Australia boss Raelene Castle continues to stand by Michael Cheika even after Australia's 10th defeat from 13... >>>

Mitchell Starc dumped by IPL team via text message, declares Test cricket his No.1 priority

Thursday  00:56,   15 november 2018

Australian paceman Mitchell Starc has declared Test cricket his top priority ahead of a crammed 2019... >>>

2018 Australian Open Ultimate Guide

Thursday  00:25,   15 november 2018

With the Emirates Australian Open set to get underway, here is Wide World of Sports' ultimate guide with everything you need to know ahead of the... >>>

ATP Finals: No 'breathtaking tennis' in Novak Djokovic's win against Alexander Zverev

Wednesday  23:31,   14 november 2018

Alexander Zverev's unforced errors enabled Novak Djokovic to earn an ATP Finals win in an easier fashion than he... >>>

New Zealand to host Women's Rugby World Cup

Wednesday  23:20,   14 november 2018

The Black Ferns will look to defend their title on home soil for the first time in... >>>

Wallabies rake Latu vows to keep improving

Wednesday  21:30,   14 november 2018

Tolu Latu has vowed to find the consistency to make him the Wallabies' first-choice hooker less than a year before the start of the Rugby World... >>>

NRL to crack down on back-ended player deals to prevent cap bursts

Wednesday  20:25,   14 november 2018

Canterbury fans will welcome the NRL tightening the rules relating to back-ended deals - something the club's new management addressed 10 months... >>>

States want to wrest more control over player management from CA

Wednesday  19:27,   14 november 2018

The states are using Pat Howard's departure as a chance to air "robust" views on changes to the game's controversial pathways system. Fairfax Media understands several states have told interim high-performance boss Belinda Clark they are strongly in >>>