National Sport

Fri 17 Aug 2018

‘He won that high on coke and pills’

‘He won that high on coke and pills’

THE curtain has been lifted on the Heath Ledger-like demise of one of sport’s great champions and the devastating drug addiction that cost him his life.

Warne's reveals fears about batting line-up

Warne's reveals fears about batting line-up

SHANE Warne is alarmed by a perceived lack of batting depth in Australian cricket, saying there are not six Test-quality batsmen in the country right now.

‘Lost for words’: Stars rage at tennis overhaul

‘Lost for words’: Stars rage at tennis overhaul

THE Davis Cup as we knew it is no more after a massive shake-up was confirmed overnight — and the tennis world is fuming.

Rugby star fined, apologises for wild night

Rugby star fined, apologises for wild night

England's Danny Cipriani was fined £2000 ($A2500) after pleading guilty to common assault following an incident at a nightclub on the island of Jersey

Raceday focus: Best bets at Taree, Bathurst

Raceday focus: Best bets at Taree, Bathurst

TRAINER Jeff Englebrecht will have his eye on both ends of the field in the Hopkins Livermore Cup at Taree.

Sub-60! Snedeker stuns with rare feat

Sub-60! Snedeker stuns with rare feat

BRANDT Snedeker became only the ninth golfer in US PGA Tour history to fire an 11-under 59 in the first round of the Wyndham Championship.

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