‚Australia have tried too hard to be aggressive’ – England bowler James Anderson

‚Australia have tried too hard to be aggressive’ – England bowler James Anderson

Australia batsmen Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft are all serving bans for their part in the ball-tampering scandalAustralia’s cricketers have „tried too hard to be aggressive” in the past few years, says England bowler James Anderson. A draw with Pakistan was Australia’s first Test since the ball-tampering scandal that saw Steve Smith, David…

Australia to ban school gay expulsions

Australia to ban school gay expulsions

Image copyright EPA Image caption Prime Minister Scott Morrison clarified his policy on religious schools amid fierce debate Australia’s prime minister has promised to ban religious schools from discriminating against gay students. Scott Morrison said new legislation would „make it clear that no student of a non-state school should be expelled on the basis of…

England 1-1 Australia: Fran Kirby scores again but wasteful Lionesses held

England 1-1 Australia: Fran Kirby scores again but wasteful Lionesses held

Clare Polkinghorne punished England with a late headed goal from a cornerEngland paid the price for their profligacy in front of goal as they drew with an under-strength Australia at Craven Cottage. Chelsea forward Fran Kirby turned and fired the Lionesses ahead midway through the first half after being found by Beth Mead, who had…

Greg Inglis: Australia captain suspended for two tests after drink-drive charge

Greg Inglis: Australia captain suspended for two tests after drink-drive charge

Greg Inglis, who made his international debut in 2006, has played 39 times for Australia, scoring 124 pointsNewly-appointed Australia captain Greg Inglis has been suspended for two games after being charged with drink-driving. Inglis, 31, will miss this month’s Tests against New Zealand and Togo. The South Sydney Rabbitohs back had been drinking on Sunday…

Australia investigates ‚horrific’ emu video

Australia investigates ‚horrific’ emu video

Image copyright RSPCA/FACEBOOK Image caption The video appears to show a man using his car to strike emus Animal welfare authorities in Australia are investigating a video which appears to show a motorist deliberately running over several emus. The footage has drawn widespread anger after being shared online. Authorities are treating the footage as authentic.…

Australia gets new PM in brutal party coup

Australia gets new PM in brutal party coup

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionScott Morrison tells reporters he plans to unite the party and the countryScott Morrison has become Australia’s new prime minister after Malcolm Turnbull was forced out by party rivals in a bruising leadership contest. Mr Turnbull had been under pressure from poor polling and what he described…

Philippines v Australia basketball: 13 players suspended after on-court brawl

Philippines v Australia basketball: 13 players suspended after on-court brawl

The game was stopped when the Philippines were left with just one player on courtThe International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has suspended 13 players after an on-court brawl during a World Cup qualifying tie between the Philippines and Australia earlier this month. Ten Philippine players have been banned for 35 games between them, while three Australians…

Philippines v Australia basketball: Mass brawl at World Cup qualifier

Philippines v Australia basketball: Mass brawl at World Cup qualifier

The Philippines ended the game with just three players on courtPunches, kicks and chairs were thrown as a mass brawl broke out between players in a Philippines v Australia World Cup qualifying tie. The Philippines ended the game with just three players left on court after nine of their side were ejected. Four Australia players…