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Barty levels Fed Cup tie

Barty levels Fed Cup tie

Ash Barty has leveled the Fed Cup tie for Australia with a 7-6(2) 6-3 win over Victoria Azarenka in the second rubber. 20 Apr 2019
Belarus puts pressure back on Australia

Belarus puts pressure back on Australia

It was a mammoth rubber to open the Fed Cup World Group semi-final tie with Belarus taking the win 5-7 7-5 6-3 over Australia. 20 Apr 2019
Gavrilova relishing time in Fed Cup envrionment

Gavrilova relishing time in Fed Cup envrionment

For Daria Gavrilova Fed Cup weeks are some of her favourite throughout the tennis season. 19 Apr 2019
Watch: Kennedy buries her Brazil demons

Watch: Kennedy buries her Brazil demons

Matildas defender Alanna Kennedy is determined to avenge the spot kick miss that cost Australia a spot in the 2016 Olympic semi finals. 17 Apr 2019
USA v Matildas: Three things we learned

USA v Matildas: Three things we learned

In one of their final international friendlies before the World Cup, the Matildas were defeated 5-3 by world no.1 ranked side USA in Colorado. 6 Apr 2019
'There's a lot of work for us to do...'

'There's a lot of work for us to do...'

There's still plenty of work to be done ahead of the Women's World Cup, admitted Matildas coach Ante Milicic after a sobering 5-3 defeat at the hands of the world champions, USA. 5 Apr 2019
In pics: Matildas vs the USA

In pics: Matildas vs the USA

It wasn't the result they were hoping for but scoring three against the reigning World Champions was no small feat for the Matildas in their 5-3 loss against the USA. A thrilling game provided plenty of end to end action and so many moments to savour. Check our the pics. 5 Apr 2019
Friendships pushed aside for USA clash

Friendships pushed aside for USA clash

Matildas captain Sam Kerr has said friendships will be pushed aside when they take to the field against the United States. 4 Apr 2019
Milicic: Little steps all the way to the Cup

Milicic: Little steps all the way to the Cup

Ante Milicic has only one match remaining until the Matildas are thrown into football's pinnacle, but if he and his side are stressed they're certainly not showing it. 4 Apr 2019
Preview: USA v Matildas

Preview: USA v Matildas

Following their dominant performance in the inaugural Cup of Nations in February, the Matildas now travel to Colorado for a friendly against the FIFA world number one ranked side, the USA. 4 Apr 2019
Polkinghorne: Our kit's as bold as we are

Polkinghorne: Our kit's as bold as we are

If a raring Matildas squad - decked out in contentious retro gear - manages to defeat a powerhouse USA squad on Friday, what they were wearing will be the last thing on anybody's mind. 3 Apr 2019
Arnold: I'm striving for consistency

Arnold: I'm striving for consistency

Matildas goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold is striving for consistency in training in the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup in France. 31 Mar 2019
Matilda relishing USA test

Matilda relishing USA test

Matildas defender Gema Simon knows how important it is to perform in friendlies before the World Cup and is relishing the opportunity to play the USA next Friday. 31 Mar 2019
Revealed! Fans name their favourite Aussie star

Revealed! Fans name their favourite Aussie star

Fans have had their say – and for all the recent controversy surrounding the Matildas, skipper Sam Kerr is still head and shoulders the most popular Australian star right now. 12 Mar 2019
Foord: We don't take anything for granted

Foord: We don't take anything for granted

Caitlin Foord, affectionately known as “The Machete” by some for her ability to cut through anything on the pitch with her sublime skills and strength, is on the road to her third World Cup at just 24 years of age. 12 Mar 2019
Simon: You have the dream - then you live it

Simon: You have the dream - then you live it

Dreams, injuries, resilience and legacies. 12 Mar 2019
Revealed! The new Matildas kit - pic special

Revealed! The new Matildas kit - pic special

The Matildas are one of the most successful football teams in Australia’s history, if not the most successful. The journey has been full of hard work and determination, and now as they prepare for the momentous year ahead, they’ll be wearing their very own National Team Collection for the first time. 12 Mar 2019
Matildas: New kit is everything we ever dreamed of...

Matildas: New kit is everything we ever dreamed of...

The Matildas are one of the most successful football teams in Australia’s history, if not the most successful. 12 Mar 2019
Sam Kerr is Nike's $1m face of all Australian sport

Sam Kerr is Nike's $1m face of all Australian sport

Matildas skipper Sam Kerr is set to be the $1m face of all Nike's Australian sport campaigns, ahead of bigger global names like basketballer Ben Simmons, golfer Jason Day and Socceroos like Aaron Mooy and Tom Rogic. 8 Mar 2019
Pic Special: Australia v Argentina

Pic Special: Australia v Argentina

In the final game of the Cup of Nations, the Matildas beat Argentine 3-0 to win the trophy after three undefeated games. 7 Mar 2019
Aivi Luik thrilled to start again

Aivi Luik thrilled to start again

Matildas midfielder Aivi Luik was in seventh heaven to end seven years on the sidelines when she was named in Ante Milicic's starting XI team for the clash in Brisbane. 6 Mar 2019