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With four rounds of the Toyota 2018 AAFL Premiership competition complete, there are no teams that remain undefeated, something that bodes well for anyone who wants to see the intricate final scenarios unfold at the end of the home-and-away season. The top eight are comprised of the Giants, Eagles, Tigers, Hawks, Power, Swans, Kangaroos, and

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Some of the athletes from Cameroon in Africa have gone missing from the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, presumably to avoid going back to Cameroon, which is in the midst of a civil war. It is not uncommon for athletes to endure years of preparation for the chance to escape countries with poor living conditions

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Round 4 of the Toyota 2018 AFL Premiership competition bounces tomorrow night when the Adelaide Crows host the Collingwood Magpies. The next game of the Round 4 fixture will be the Greater Western Sydney Giants vs the Fremantle Dockers at the UNSW Canberra Oval. Then comes the Richmond Tigers vs the Brisbane Lions at Melbourne

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It might have been the incessant droning of bagpipe music that hurt the Aussie medal chances in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland. Australian athletes brought home a total of 137 medals, which were fairly equally distributed between gold, silver and bronze. Such is not the case with the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Home

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It was villain versus hero in the final pairing for the final round of the 2018 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. It was affable Irishman Rory McIllroy, whose only shortcoming is being born in the part of Ireland that requires the adjective northern to specify the location, against Patrick Reed, one of the more

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The third round of the 2018 Masters Golf Tournament was not kind to Marc Leishman. He started the day in the last final pairing, alongside American Patrick Reed. Leishman did not play badly, but on a day when the trailing groups were shooting ow scores and Leishman’s playing partner Reed was chipping in from off

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If it were we, it is not the way we would have preferred to ascend to the captaincy of Australia’s Test cricket team, but the resignation of Steve Smith opened the door for a deserving successor in Tim Paine. Paine’s first task, it would seem, will be to repair the damage left behind by his

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It may be early in the Toyota 2018 AFL Premiership competition, but we want to jump on the Gold Coast Suns bandwagon early in order to get a good seat. Others were already aboard, including Bob Murphy, the 312-game legend of the Western Bulldogs who unfortunately missed the Grand Final glory of 2016. Murphy is

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There is a job opening for a rugby coach, in case anyone is interested. Decent pay, but long hours, intense pressure to perform and living in a fishbowl 24 hours per day, seven days per week, 365 days per year, 366 if you last until 2020 and incessant criticism are the key perks of the

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While we are waiting for Round 3 of the Toyota 2018 AFL Premiership competition, here is a glance at how things stand after two rounds of home-and-away play. Early as it is in the 2018 AFL season, it is hard to arrive at any firm conclusions, but we say that knowing that 8 or 10

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