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Ash Barty's 23, but she's already won 42 awards and titles

Ash Barty's 23, but she's already won 42 awards and titles

French Open, Don Bradman, Vegemite? The scope of Ash Barty's success is beginning to become unimaginable for a 23-year-old. 17 Oct 2019
Why are Newcastle Jets 'really pleased' with their recruitment? The underdog's secret 'lethal' weapon

Why are Newcastle Jets 'really pleased' with their recruitment? The underdog's secret 'lethal' weapon

Newcastle Jets have lost their hometown hero and they've already announced they won't sign any domestic or international stars. So why is one of the league's most experienced coaches so happy? 13 Oct 2019
From AFLW to WBBL to W-League, 'Code-switching athletes' days are numbered'

From AFLW to WBBL to W-League, 'Code-switching athletes' days are numbered'

If you're tossing up between AFLW, WBBL, NRLW or W-League, you better choose fast. Adelaide coach Ivan Karlovic believes your time is running out. 13 Oct 2019
Caitlin Foord: 'I prefer NRL, football's a little boring'

Caitlin Foord: 'I prefer NRL, football's a little boring'

In an exclusive chat with Matildas and W-League superstar Caitlin Foord, we found out there's a lot more to the pint-sized, hard-hitting winger than meets the eye. 13 Oct 2019
Fiery Barty crushes Wimbledon champ to reach semis

Fiery Barty crushes Wimbledon champ to reach semis

Ash Barty has resoundingly answered her biggest critic recently - herself - with a thumping three-set victory over two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova at the China Open. 4 Oct 2019
Live and free every week: Everything you need to know about watching the W-League and Matildas

Live and free every week: Everything you need to know about watching the W-League and Matildas

It's a new dawn for Australian football on free to air. Well, sort of. Turns out the W-League is coming back home to the ABC in 2019/20 and we've got the full low-down on how you're going to tune in each week. 4 Oct 2019
Barty lashes out at 'stupid set' as Kvitova looms

Barty lashes out at 'stupid set' as Kvitova looms

Ash Barty wasn't her usual easy-going self after struggling through a three-setter into the quarter-finals of the China Open. But there's a far bigger potential source of frustration awaiting her tomorrow...Petra Kvitova. 3 Oct 2019
Revenge Best Served Hot: Barty v Sabalenka Preview

Revenge Best Served Hot: Barty v Sabalenka Preview

Ash Barty will face an ever-more familiar foe when she takes on fellow prodigious heavyweight Aryna Sabalenka in the Wuhan Open semi-final tonight. 27 Sep 2019
3 Things We Learned: Junior Matildas v Bangladesh

3 Things We Learned: Junior Matildas v Bangladesh

All the analysis from the Junior Matildas' stunning 2-2 draw with Bangladesh in the final group match of the AFC U/16 Championship. 21 Sep 2019
Reinvigorated Stosur narrowly loses Guangzhou title

Reinvigorated Stosur narrowly loses Guangzhou title

Former Aussie number one Sam Stosur battled hard but narrowly lost her first WTA final since 2017 against Sofia Kenin, 7-6, 4-6, 2-6. 21 Sep 2019
The next Australian Champions League winner

The next Australian Champions League winner

This season an Australian has the chance to rewrite history in women's football, as Joe Montemurro's Arsenal seek to become the David to Lyon's Goliath. 14 Sep 2019
Ultimate US Open doubles final guide: Why Barty & Azarenka clash is a blueprint for women's tennis evolution

Ultimate US Open doubles final guide: Why Barty & Azarenka clash is a blueprint for women's tennis evolution

We said it at the beginning! At least one Aussie woman was going to make a US Open final, but it sure wasn't going to be in singles. 7 Sep 2019
Barty, Stosur, Poulos the last Aussie hopes at US open

Barty, Stosur, Poulos the last Aussie hopes at US open

Ash Barty and Sam Stosur will both make an appearance in the next round of the US Open, but it's not quite the way they would have envisaged. 2 Sep 2019
'A stronger body': The perplexing journey of Ash Barty's next opponent, Wang Qiang

'A stronger body': The perplexing journey of Ash Barty's next opponent, Wang Qiang

On the second day of September, the tennis world's feverish eyes will be drawn upon Ash Barty as she seeks to regain her world number one ranking. But there may be a far more perplexing, yet untold story occurring over the other side of the net. 31 Aug 2019
'It felt so good I wanted to do it again': Stosur's tilt at a third US open crown still on

'It felt so good I wanted to do it again': Stosur's tilt at a third US open crown still on

Two-time US Open champion Sam Stosur may have slumped out of the singles in what could be her last Flushing Meadows tilt, but the Aussie legend still has a couple of cards up her sleeve. 30 Aug 2019
Tomljanovic pulls a Barty in US Open comeback

Tomljanovic pulls a Barty in US Open comeback

Alja Tomljanovic has bounced back from a tough few months in style, through to the second round of the US Open. 28 Aug 2019
Aussie dominates Cliff Dive, but Stari's deadly legacy remains

Aussie dominates Cliff Dive, but Stari's deadly legacy remains

Mostar's notorious Stari Most bridge is not a cliff, but trust me, you'd more rather jump off most cliffs. 27 Aug 2019
Aussies dropping like flies but Barty survives

Aussies dropping like flies but Barty survives

It was a fairly poor start for Australians at the US Open, with Ash Barty the only Aussie female through to the second round out of a possible four so far. 27 Aug 2019
NRLW superstar says prioritising family an "easy decision"

NRLW superstar says prioritising family an "easy decision"

Honey Hireme is set to miss the start of the NRLW season to stay by her mother, Caryn, as she fights an incurable form of stomach cancer. 25 Aug 2019
Houston, we have a problem

Houston, we have a problem

Both Clare Polkinghorne's former club Houston Dash and Alana Kennedy's Orlando Pride meekly lost overnight without the two Aussie centrebacks on the pitch. 25 Aug 2019
Barty knows best

Barty knows best

Australia's world number two Ash Barty isn't fussed. 25 Aug 2019