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Fri 14 Dec 2018

Harris a hybrid of legendary trio

premium_icon Harris a hybrid of legendary trio

The ghosts of openers past have morphed together to fix our future, with Test rookie Marcus Harris combining the best traits from Langer, Warner and Rogers in a...

Faith in Finch proves a top call

premium_icon Faith in Finch proves a top call

Aaron Finch may not be the finished product as an opener but at least he’s been given the chance to finish the job Justin Langer and captain Tim Paine.

Billion dollar war over ham erupts

Billion dollar war over ham erupts

A FIERCE battle is being waged in Australia right now, with billions of dollars at stake. And delicious victory centres on a single thing.

Meatworker in court on charge of beheading

premium_icon Meatworker in court on charge of beheading

Photographs of victim's head and autopsy were tendered in court

Do not answer this number, it’s a scam

premium_icon Do not answer this number, it’s a scam

ATO scam calls have been making the rounds again and innocent targets are being threatened with bogus arrest warrants. Here’s what you need to know.

Wave of support for Wilson as world title chase continues

premium_icon Wave of support for Wilson as world title chase continues

Former professional surfer Gary 'Kong' Elkerton is hopeful Julian Wilson can be the man to finally "crack the ice” and bring a world crown to the region.

MP’s son pleads guilty to child sex offences

premium_icon MP’s son pleads guilty to child sex offences

A QLD MP’s son, who suffers dwarfism, has admitted to using a fake Facebook account to trick young girls into sending him nude photographs.

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

STORM warnings were issued across the state and heavy rains affected several coastal areas ahead of a forecast wet weekend.

All the off-field incidents the NRL dealt with in 2018

premium_icon All the off-field incidents the NRL dealt with in 2018

More than a dozen players have been caught up in off-field incidents in 2018 in what was a horror year for the NRL.

Ferguson Origin career could be over

premium_icon Ferguson Origin career could be over

Blake Ferguson has all but ended his own Origin career after snubbing a request from Blues coach Brad Fittler to attend a New South Wales bonding session.

Chook protest targets Christmas fare

premium_icon Chook protest targets Christmas fare

PROTESTERS waving banners saying ‘friend not food’ have sparked a Christmas crisis after shutting down a chicken abattoir south of Brisbane.

Kenny trying to restore that winning feeling

premium_icon Kenny trying to restore that winning feeling

Cairns Taipans back-up point guard Jarrod Kenny is trying to restore that winning feeling at his new NBL club following 10 straight defeats.

FISHING WITH DAZ: Good fishing in Gladstone

premium_icon FISHING WITH DAZ: Good fishing in Gladstone

Looking back at year of highlights on the water.

What’s happened to all the sharks?

What’s happened to all the sharks?

Shark populations along Australia’s eastern coast have plummeted in the past half century, and experts blame overfishing.

Why two big men are better than one for Power

premium_icon Why two big men are better than one for Power

Scott Lycett couldn’t be happier to be playing alongside Paddy Ryder.

Mum's joy as baby comes home after two weeks on life support

premium_icon Mum's joy as baby comes home after two weeks on life support

But he still has a long way to go with doctors saying it could take two to 12 months to fully recover.

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Hearing the judge sentence her abuser to prison at Coffs District Court last week, Rachael* was relieved that after almost 20 years, justice was finally served.

The Mann for now: Storm pals battle for Knights No.9 jersey

The Mann for now: Storm pals battle for Knights No.9 jersey

Kurt Mann has designs on locking down Newcastle’s No.9 jersey for the next three seasons but his old mate Slade Griffin has other ideas.

Bullets on target to extend streak

premium_icon Bullets on target to extend streak

With his own immediate playing future secured, Brisbane import Jeremy Kendle says the Bullets need to keep coming out with all guns blazing.

Players taking on bigger role at Demons

premium_icon Players taking on bigger role at Demons

Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin has given his players more responsibility and more say this pre-season.

Wallaby legend’s insane ambition

Wallaby legend’s insane ambition

Australian rugby great George Smith has revealed that he wants to become the first professional player to compete across four different decades.

Pangai picks NSW, casting doubt on his representative future

Pangai picks NSW, casting doubt on his representative future

Tongan wrecking ball Tevita Pangai Junior may have played his last game for the Mate Ma’a, saying his international representative future is up in the air.

LNP president’s shock announcement

premium_icon LNP president’s shock announcement

The president of the LNP is expected to drop a major bombshell at an emergency meeting today, following a new ban on developer donations.

Big Billy ready to let fly for Strikers

premium_icon Big Billy ready to let fly for Strikers

Tearaway Billy Stanlake will answer Bree Lee’s call to fly first-class having forgotten what red-ball cricket feels like over a three-year hiatus.

‘Caught up in the hype’: Was India fooled by Perth pitch?

‘Caught up in the hype’: Was India fooled by Perth pitch?

India may have shot themselves in the foot by opting to go into the second Test without a specialist spinner.

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