From the experts

The low down from those in the know
Cheap Seats episode 50: #AskTheCheapSeats Special

Sportswriters Brett McKay and Ryan O’Connell are donning the party frocks to celebrate the milestone 50th episode of the Cheap Seats podcast.

11 Have your say

Wallaby memory wiped out by Ricciardo and Campbell

Having watched the Wallabies’ dismal 51-20 record loss to the All Blacks, Daniel Ricciardo, the Australian swim team, and the combination of Stuart Appleby and Jason Day restored Australia’s credibility on the international sporting stage.

0 Have your say

Potential Australian Olympians will have to sign a “prohibited association” clause preventing them from dealing with coaches, trainers, sports scientists and other support personnel who have violated anti-doping rules in the lead-up to the Rio Games.

0 Have your say

Ricciardo in with a shot for F1 title

If Daniel Ricciardo said at the start of the season he had a genuine shot at the Formula One world championship, it probably would’ve drawn a laugh.

3 Have your say

Daniel Ricciardo claims third F1 win at Belgian Grand Prix

Daniel Ricciardo has risen above the ballyhoo around him to enjoy the celebrations after he delivered the Red Bull team’s 50th victory in Formula One at the Belgian Grand Prix.

1 Have your say

Mark Winterbottom had hoped to walk away from Sydney Motorsport Park with the V8 Supercars championship lead back in his grasp.

0 Have your say

Australia officially have their mojo back after notching 10 gold, eight silver and eight bronze at the Pan Pacific swimming championships.

0 Have your say

Sebastian Vettel has blamed a lack of power from his Renault engine for the massive gap between his third placed Red Bull and the two Mercedes on the front row of the grid for Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix.

0 Have your say

Five-time champion Jamie Whincup has broken the record for most pole positions in V8 Supercars championship history.

0 Have your say

Four-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel says it’s unfair to compare his results this season with Australian teammate Daniel Ricciardo, who he believes has had a “smoother year”.

0 Have your say

For Mark Winterbottom, there was nothing worse than seeing the boss of his rival Holden team smile after losing the V8 Supercars championship lead last round.

0 Have your say

How young is too young to compete in elite motorsports?

Sixteen-year-old Dutchman Max Verstappen isn’t old enough to hold a driver’s license in most countries, yet he will soon be on the Formula One grid with Scuderia Toro Rosso.

6 Have your say

The once-troubled Grant Hackett has been officially welcomed back from the swimming wilderness after making a surprise Australian team visit ahead of this week’s Pan Pacific championships on the Gold Coast.

1 Have your say

The Australian men’s basketball team has scored its third win in as many days with an impressive 76-74 victory over European champions France.

3 Have your say

Marc Marquez’s hopes of setting a record 11 straight MotoGP wins ended on Sunday as Honda teammate Dani Pedrosa of Spain won the Czech Republic Moto GP in Brno.

0 Have your say

Danny Green just keeps banging on about Mundine

Former boxing world champion Danny Green insists he’ll be at peace even if a re-match against arch rival Anthony Mundine never eventuates.

6 Have your say

Tony Stewart

3 Have your say

3 Have your say

7 Have your say

Marc Marquez of Honda (Photo: MotoGP)

0 Have your say

Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy leads the British Open

11 Have your say

Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy holds up the Claret Jug after winning the 2014 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Liverpool

0 Have your say

1 Have your say

0 Have your say

Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy holds up the Claret Jug after winning the 2014 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Liverpool

4 Have your say

The Roar of the crowd

Your sports opinion. Write your own article

Three-peat for Serena Williams at the US Open

By mastermind5991, 8 Sep 2014
Three-peat for Serena Williams at the US Open

What had been a rather modest Grand Slam season for Serena Williams has ended in the perfect possible way, with the world number one clinching her 18th Grand Slam title with a straight-sets victory over Caroline Wozniacki in the final of the US Open.

0 Have your say

College Football 2014: Week two Heroes

By Andrew Kitchener, 8 Sep 2014

Another weekend of college football is in the books, so let’s go through who was great on the gridiron with my week two heroes.

2 Have your say

Italian Formula One Grand Prix: F1 highlights, blog

Monza: the cathedral of motorsport. This is a venue which is as old as Formula One itself, playing host to every running of the Italian Grand Prix since 1950, bar of course 1980 where it was taken over to Imola.

48 Have your say

The Australian Boomers have been praised for their talent and impressive win against Lithuania in the group stages of the FIBA World Cup, yet criticised for their inconsistency and tanking against Angola.

5 Have your say

2014 US Open: Women’s singles final preview

By mastermind5991, 7 Sep 2014
2014 US Open: Women’s singles final preview

After what has been an upset-ravaged women’s draw at the US Open, finally we are down to the championship match which will pit the current world number one, Serena Williams, up against the resurgent former world number one, Caroline Wozniacki.

0 Have your say

Finally, after seven long months of constantly being on the wrong end of Denver Broncos’ jokes following their Super Bowl drubbing, the wait is over. The NFL is back.

4 Have your say

Today I reveal the three greatest NBA players of all time.

12 Have your say

Federer comes back from the dead, but Berdych crashes out

Roger Federer’s chances of winning an 18th Grand Slam title are still alive after he came back from two sets down to defeat Gael Monfils in a thrilling quarter-final showdown at the US Open.

3 Have your say

College football 2014: Week one villains

By Andrew Kitchener, 5 Sep 2014

The first weekend of college football is in the books. Yesterday we counted down the heroes of week one, so let’s go through who wasn’t so great throughout in my list of week one villains.

0 Have your say

Aussie brothers having success on the punt

By Lukas Raschilla, 5 Sep 2014

Brothers Tim and Will Gleeson have both made impressive American football debuts for their new colleges, Rutgers University and University of Mississippi respectively.

0 Have your say

Don’t call it rebuilding, this is the beginning of a Knicks overhaul

The Knicks aren’t rebuilding – they’ll do that next year. Right now, they’re just trying to get through a tough Eastern Conference.

4 Have your say

Serena, Djokovic through but Wawrinka and Azarenka out

World number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams are both just one win away from reaching the US Open final for another year, but Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka and former world number one Victoria Azarenka crashed out after both suffered unexpected defeats.

0 Have your say

Seattle Seahawks vs Green Bay Packers: NFL live scores, blog

The NFL season kicks off Friday morning for yet another season of big hits, spectacular catches and incredible athleticism in one of sports most popular leagues. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 10:30am (AEST).

81 Have your say

US Open update: Wozniacki, Federer and Berdych through

Caroline Wozniacki is just one win away from returning to a Grand Slam final for the first time since 2009, while Roger Federer and Tomas Berdych both returned to the quarter-finals of the US Open after both fell in the fourth round last year.

0 Have your say

Kyrgios must form winner’s mentality

By Evan Morgan Grahame, 4 Sep 2014
Kyrgios must form winner’s mentality

Nick Kyrgios had started well in his third round match at the US Open. Better than that, it was an electrifying, supreme start.

2 Have your say

College football 2014: Week one heroes

By Andrew Kitchener, 4 Sep 2014

The first weekend of college football is in the books, so let’s go through who was great on the gridiron with my week one heroes.

2 Have your say

2 Have your say

US guard Kobe Bryant controls the ball during the men's gold medal basketball game between USA and Spain

28 Have your say

5 Have your say

Andy Murray celebrates winning at Wimbledon

3 Have your say

7 Have your say

4 Have your say

Lebron James shoots for the Miami Heat.

4 Have your say

Sebastian Vettel wins the 2012 F1 Drivers Championship

2 Have your say

0 Have your say