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#BettyInBronze: inside the campaign to commemorate Betty Wilson

#BettyInBronze: inside the campaign to commemorate Betty Wilson

There are 59 known bronze statues of male cricketers in Australia, and none of women. It's time for that to change.

How newsworthy is a horse killed at the Melbourne Cup?

How newsworthy is a horse killed at the Melbourne Cup?

Not very, according to the vast majority of media outlets.

Cricket boss: 'in these hard times for cricket, it's important to remember that I did nothing wrong'

Cricket boss: 'in these hard times for cricket, it's important to remember that I did nothing wrong'

Cricket Australia chairman David Peever lays out some hard truths about how the crisis engulfing Australian cricket is someone else's fault.

On the AFL's institutionalised acceptance of hatred

On the AFL's institutionalised acceptance of hatred

The AFL must condemn trolling and abuse based on gender identity or sexuality, or people like me, will continue to be hated for existing, writes Hannah Mouncey.

Want to reduce obesity? Start by slashing elite sports funding.

Want to reduce obesity? Start by slashing elite sports funding.

Elite sports and Australia's Olympic committee are demanding more money so we can win more medals, claiming it will make us healthier. But there is no link between Olympic success and health — if anything, quite the opposite.

Hype and heat: the rise and rise of AFL trade week

Hype and heat: the rise and rise of AFL trade week

The AFL's much-hyped trade week ended last night, but for many fans, it's a welcome reprieve after a "failed" season.

Cristiano Ronaldo and sport's lacklustre Me Too moment

Cristiano Ronaldo and sport's lacklustre Me Too moment

Sport remains largely untouched from the social upheaval of the past year. Will an allegation of rape against Cristiano Ronaldo tip things over the edge?

Can Cricket Australia's new CEO rebuild trust in the sport?

Can Cricket Australia's new CEO rebuild trust in the sport?

New Cricket Australia CEO Kevin Roberts wants to rebuild trust in the organisation. If the last year is anything to go by, he has his work cut out for him.

Bracing for the backlash to women's sport

Bracing for the backlash to women's sport

Despite its successes, the AFLW is in the midst of a wave of ugly backlash and controversy. The attacks are dispiriting and unjust, but is this just the price of progress?

Nine axes the NRL Footy Show after ratings crash. Will the AFL be next?

Nine axes the NRL Footy Show after ratings crash. Will the AFL be next?

Nine jumped at the first opportunity to cancel the terminally under-watched NRL Footy Show. Now it's a question of how much longer its AFL stablemate will last.