Ministry of Sport

Bundesliga’s Champions League Clubs Pledge $36 Million For Other Clubs

The four Bundesliga sides that qualified for this season’s UEFA Champions League have pledged an AUD $36 million (€20 million) to support German football’s top-flight and second-tier 2. Bundesliga during the...

Supercars To Host All Stars Eseries

Supercars has announced Virgin Australia Supercars Championship drivers will do battle in a Supercars All Stars Eseries. The ten-week Esports competition will start from April 8, with all 25 Virgin Australia...

Newton Announced As New RLPA CEO

The Rugby League Players’ Association (RLPA) has announced Clint Newton will become the organisations’ new chief executive officer. Newton has spent the past four years in the role of general manager of player...

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Supercars To Host All Stars Eseries

Supercars has announced Virgin Australia Supercars Championship drivers will do battle in a Supercars All Stars Eseries. The ten-week Esports competition will start from April 8, with all 25 Virgin Australia Supercars...

Newton Announced As New RLPA CEO

The Rugby League Players’ Association (RLPA) has announced Clint Newton will become the organisations’ new chief executive officer. Newton has spent the past four years in the role of general manager of player and...

Major Leagues Shift Focus To Esports Competitions

Following the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) which has led to the suspension or cancellation of almost every sporting competition in the world, major leagues are turning to Esports competitions to get them through...

QRL And NSWRL Cancel 2020 State-Wide Competitions

The Queensland Rugby League (QRL) and New South Wales Rugby League (NSWRL) have announced the cancellation of all state-wide competitions and national representative programs in 2020 due to concerns over COVID-19...

Australian Sport Pay Cuts: Everything You Need To Know

Along with causing the suspension or cancellation of almost every sport in the world, COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has also forced Australia’s professional athletes to take major pay cuts. To help deal with the blow to income...

AFL Players Agree To 50-70% Pay Cut

The AFL and AFL Players’ Association (AFLPA) have agreed to a deal that will see all AFL players accept a 50 percent pay cut for at least April and May, and 70 percent from June if the season hasn’t resumed. The...

NRL Executives To Take Pay Blow To Support Players And Clubs

Amid the NRL’s COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pay cut negotiations with the Rugby League Players’ Association (RLPA), Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) chairman Peter V’landys has said NRL executives will wear more of...

Super Netball Players Agree To 70% Pay Reduction

The Suncorp Super Netball league and the Australian Netball Players’ Association (ANPA) have agreed on a 70 percent, five-week pay reduction for all players to assist the league in managing the impact of COVID-19...

Sharks Major Sponsor To Halt Payments

Cronulla Sharks major NRL sponsor, Ace Gutters, will halt payments to the club during the NRL season suspension due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) global pandemic. This decision will see the Sharks miss out on hundreds...

Sydney To Host FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022

FIBA has announced Basketball Australia and the New South Wales government has won the bid to host the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022. The competition will take place at Sydney Olympic Park over ten days in...

FFA Postpones A-League 2019/20 Season Due To COVID-19

Football Federation Australia (FFA) has announced it has postponed the final rounds of the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season in response to the ongoing spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). The FFA will review the situation...