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Alas, for the tireless Jian Fang Lay, the frustrating wait goes on.On the final day of her sixth Commonwealth Games, the queen of Australian table tennis grabbed the ninth medal of her distinguished career on Monday.
Adelaide executives have issued a fresh apology to all players who had a negative experience at their infamous 2018 AFL camp on the Gold Coast.Chairman John Olsen and chief executive Tim Silvers admitted in an open letter to the AFL club's members that they were "confronted" by the accounts of Eddie Betts and Josh Jenkins of the pre-season camp.
A mysterious find in waters off the Northern Territory has left a fishing crew scratching their heads. Find out what they discovered.
The Red Cross is in desperate need of your poo - it takes guts, but it's for a good cause.Perth is home to the only Lifeblood Microbiota Donor Centre in Australia - but many of their existing donors have been wiped out by COVID-19 and the cold and flu season.
A nine-month-old baby has been found dead in a western Sydney home.Emergency services were called to conduct a welfare check at the home in Doonside about 10am on Monday, NSW Police said in a statementThe infant was found unresponsive at the scene and was unable to be revived.
Trailblazing former major winner Hannah Green is the latest big name to commit to the first Australian Open golf championship since COVID-19 wiped out the 2020 and 2021 editions.Green announced on Monday she'd be teeing up at Melbourne's famed Kingston Heath layout and the Victoria Golf Club from December 1-4 in what will be an historic event for the sport.
Parramatta superstar Isaiah Papali'i will wait until the end of the season to determine whether he honours a three-year NRL contract at the Wests Tigers.After a breakout 2021 season in which he snared Dally M second-rower of the year honours, New Zealand international Papali'i signed a deal to join Kiwis coach Michael Maguire at the Tigers for 2023.
Aboriginal cultural awareness training is being rolled out to all Victorian police officers as one of 10 recommendations handed down in an anti-corruption commission report.In May, the Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission, Victoria's police oversight body, examined the force's handling of 41 complaints from Aboriginal people and its oversight of 13 serious incidents involving an Indigenous person.
Climate change could see whales flee a tourist hotspot, ridding the region of a lucrative industry. Find out more.
Carlton's finals hopes have been dealt a huge blow after captain Patrick Cripps was handed a two-match ban for his high bump on Brisbane's Callum Ah Chee.Cripps caught Ah Chee high in the second quarter after jumping in the air in a marking contest.
Geelong could yet have veteran midfielder Patrick Dangerfield in the side when they face Gold Coast after positive news from scans on Monday.Dangerfield was a late omission before the Cats' win against St Kilda on Saturday night with calf tightness, but scans returned an all-clear diagnosis to pave the way for his return to the side.
Collingwood match-winner Jamie Elliott has turned his back on free agency by signing a three-year contract extension with the Magpies.Elliott was due to come off contract at the end of this season, but his new deal will run until the end of 2025.
A Northern Territory council could be fined more than $7 million after a worker almost drowned when an amphibious weed harvester fitted with a crocodile cage capsized.The man was operating the vessel to remove weeds from a lake in the City of Palmerston, 20km south of Darwin, when it rolled, trapping the operator underwater in February 2020.
Jacinda Ardern has crashed to her lowest personal rating of her prime ministership in a new poll that suggests her Labour party will head to the opposition benches after next year's New Zealand election.On Monday night, TVNZ published the results of a new poll by respected outlet Kantar confirming Labour as underdogs ahead of the 2023 election.
Wests Tigers won't appeal a loss to North Queensland despite the NRL conceding it needs to clarify the captain's challenge rule as a result of the controversy.The Tigers still maintain the Cowboys didn't have the right to challenge a play late in the game that allowed a match-winning penalty to be awarded.
AFL cult hero Bailey Smith has re-signed with the Western Bulldogs for another two years, saying he will be forever in debt to those at the club who have stuck by him.Smith received a two-match ban from the AFL earlier this season after images emerged of him with an illicit substance on social media.
Suspicions were raised about a flirty Queensland teacher when his car was often seen outside a female student's house before school, a court has heard.A friend of the female high school student - who was 15 at the time - told a Brisbane Magistrates Court committal hearing on Monday that the teacher was also "touchy and feely" with the girl in public.
Newcastle enforcer Daniel Saifiti claims performance anxiety has crippled the Knights' season and that players should look themselves in the mirror for the pressure put on coach Adam O'Brien.Newcastle's win over Wests Tigers on Sunday marked just their third since April.
The South Australian Labor Party will return a controversial $125,000 donation from the construction industry union.The party's state executive met on Monday to consider a request from Premier Peter Malinauskas to repay the money to the CFMEU amid accusations of vandalism, something the union has rejected.
New Zealand's opposition National party is standing by its newest MP Sam Uffindell after revelations he was expelled from a prestigious high school more than two decades ago for viciously beating a younger student.Mr Uffindell, 38, was elected to parliament in a June by-election for the safe seat of Tauranga.