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Netballers past and present have thrown their passion behind the outcome of Netball Australia’s AGM meeting this week.
Super Netball players will consider industrial action after former national captain Kathryn Harby-Williams failed in her bid for re-election to the Netball Australia board.
When it comes to success stories in women’s sport in 2017, netball has been one of my favourites to talk about.
The weekend’s Super Netball fixtures are under a cloud as players contemplate strike action over a feud with Netball Australia.
Over the back half of 2016, many of the formerly great Australian CS:GO rosters were in flux.
When you think of esports in the Asia Pacific, you probably don’t think of Taiwan.
A Victorian bid for the 2030 Commonwealth Games is attempting to revitalise the stuttering event by hosting it across 11 regional cities.
Lessons learned from the Rio Olympics have steeled Emma McKeon to become Australian swimming’s Iron Maiden at the world titles in Budapest.
Blank Esports are the best Overwatch team in Australia. Now, they’re out to prove they’re the best in the Asia Pacific.
For most teams within the OCE CS:GO space, victory in the top echelons of domestic play is an unreachable goal.
Sergio Garcia has won the Masters, finally snapping the second-longest active winless streak in major championships when he beat England’s Justin Rose in a sudden-death playoff.
Melbourne Vixens have rolled to their fifth straight Super Netball win after thumping the Adelaide Thunderbirds 75-54 at Priceline Stadium on Saturday night.
Watching WrestleMania 33 last Sunday reminded me of how much pro-wrestling and pro-gaming have in common.
Some of golf’s biggest names have joined the top of a crowded Masters leaderboard during a thrilling round two at Augusta National on Friday (Saturday AEST).
A promising opening round in the Masters from Jordan Spieth was suddenly brought to a halt, when he shot a shattering quadruple-bogey on the 15th hole at Augusta.
Adam Scott is itching to begin his Masters conquest, with the 2013 Augusta champion giving his preparation the tick of approval despite three days of stormy weather.
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Nobody wants to see their childhood heroes as broken humans. People expect professional athletes to show superhuman strength.
I tried to avoid using the word ‘stomp’ last week, but that’s really the best word to describe both of the semifinal series. Both series went 3-0, not a single game was over 35 minutes long, and no losing team took more than three turrets.
And we think our Yankee friends can be a little insular…
The two series this weekend were everything so many of us expected, but completely the wrong way around. Team Dignitas and CounterLogic Gaming are both now finished their split, and will each receive ten championship points, while Phoenix1 and FlyQuest will progress to the semifinals.
The final round of the 2017 US Masters at Augusta is set for a thrilling and climactic end. Join The Roar for live score updates and a live blog of all the action from the final day, starting from 5am AEST.
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On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017, ThrowdownTV announced their collaboration with Psyonix and RLCS to host the Rocket League Oceania RLCS Open Qualifiers.
After a weekend full of clutch plays, steals, and long series, the NA LCS will look exactly the same next split as it did in spring.
Heroes of the Storm has enjoyed much success in America, Europe and Korea, dominating the playing field. Australia is now starting to emerge as a region to watch.
Recently on The Roar, I proposed a major shake-up to the top grade’s of hockey in Western Australia.
On March the 28th 2017, fabled Australian showjumper and three-time Olympian Edwina Tops-Alexander has decided it’s time to call it quits – at least for a while.
The last week of the North American LCS is now behind us, and although it had some surprise outcomes in store, the final standings were more or less where most of us expected.
Rocket League has seen an incredibly exponential rate of growth over the last year, jumping roughly 40 per cent over the entire year’s worth of players in 2016 – just in the first three months alone.
I can’t believe how quickly we’ve reached the end of the spring split. It feels like I was so recently saying, “it’s too early to make calls on the standings,” and now here we are with just one week of play left.
It is every sports person’s worst nightmare. An injury that for has such a diabolical effect on the body and a sporting career.
Whether the fans like it or not – and it seems that they don’t – the Adelaide 36ers have finally rebranded.
Ten years from now we’ll still recall Bryce Cotton’s destruction of the Illawarra Hawks in Game 3 of the 2017 NBL grand final series.