Category: Sport

eSports in talks to join Olympic Games

By Laura Daly and Isla Stanich Video gamers probably aren’t what most people picture when they think of Olympic athletes, but competitive gamers could soon be competing for gold. The International Olympic Committee is in talks with the e-gaming industry,

Parramatta re-sign superstar Gutherson

NRL star Clint Gutherson has re-signed with Parramatta for three years. The deal comes after extensive contract negotiations. Chloe Maxwell reports.

Injuries leave AFL teams hamstrung

The AFL will be without several key players this weekend. Bombers midfielder, Devin Smith, is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks with a knee injury. Isla Stanich reports.

Million dollar rugby facility planned for Ballymore

Ballymore is about to get a 15 million dollar expansion. The money will build a state-of-the-art National Training Centre. Grace Desoe reports.

Ablett criticised for second high tackle in as many weeks

For the second week running, AFL’s Gary Ablett has come under fire for a tackle and may have blemished his clean record. Brittany Butler reports.

Prince Harry launches 2020 Invictus Games

A glowing Prince Harry has returned to work after the birth of his baby. He left newborn Archie Harrison and his wife Meghan to launch the 2020 Invictus Games. Brittany Butler reports.

Titan’s coach not impressed with team’s lack of magic

The Sharks beat the Titans by just eight points, in the first game of the NRL’s Magic Round. Suncorp hosts the second and third playoffs Friday. Grace Desoe reports.

Broncos hope to conjour a win in their magic round

Magic is in the air as the Brisbane Broncos prepare to face the Sea Eagles during the NRL’s magic round. Meanwhile, it’s all or nothing for the Queensland Reds, chasing another win to keep them in finals contention. Bianca Snodgrass

Brisbane’s cycling infrastructure in need of a “massive boost”

Twelve thousand cyclists end up in hospital each year. The startling number of injuries has triggered calls for new driver education. Alana Riley reports.

Former rugby great in Folau’s corner

Israel Folau’s Rugby career in Australia could be over. An independent panel says his controversial social media posts about homosexuals violated a code of conduct. Chris Smith reports.