Philadelphia trounced by Brooklyn in NBA

The Philadelphia 76ers have continued their winless streak on the road to start the NBA season, going down 122-97 to the Brooklyn Nets despite another good display from Ben Simmons. Once again, the 76ers were overly reliant on their big two with Australian guard Simmons knocking down 20 points to …

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Straight to Haydock for Clan Des Obeaux | Racing News

Last Updated: 05/11/18 10:31am Sam Twiston-Davies riding Clan Des Obeaux Paul Nicholls’ hand may be forced to run Clan Des Obeaux in the Betfair Chase at Haydock on his seasonal reappearance. Having bypassed an outing in the Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby on Saturday on account of the quick ground, …

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Goldfields tourism takes a $5m tumble

The Goldfields and surrounding region saw the biggest drop in international visitor spending in the State in the past year, with figures showing the Golden Outback took a $5 million hit and welcomed 8000 fewer overseas travellers in the past 12 months. However, Australia’s Golden Outback chief executive Marcus Falconer …

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Mercedes target Constructors’ Championship title at Brazilian GP

Last Updated: 05/11/18 10:36am Mercedes will attempt to become just the second team after Ferrari to win five consecutive world championship doubles at this weekend’s Brazilian GP. With Lewis Hamilton clinching the team’s fifth successive drivers’ title in Mexico, Mercedes have a chance to wrap up another constructors’ crown at …

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Saints end the Rams’ unbeaten NFL streak

Los Angeles Rams have suffered their first loss of the NFL season, going down 45-35 to the New Orleans Saints. Drew Brees had led the Saints to a 35-17 lead at the half but Jared Goff found Malcolm Brown and Cooper Kupp to bring the game level going into the …

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New live export shipping rules cost up to $25 per sheep

Proposed new rules that aim to improve live export standards could slug farmers and exporters up to $25 a sheep going to the Middle East, casting further uncertainty over the viability of the industry. The long-awaited draft options for improving the Australian Standards for the Export of Livestock were released …

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