Oopps… SYDNEY (Reuters) – Pugnacious Australians just love a good fight — in the ring or in the pub. Some 30 bar brawls broke out across the nation, and one man died in a fight, on Wednesday night following a much-hyped televised bout between Aboriginal boxer Anthony “The Man” Mundine and Danny “The Machine” Green. Mundine, an ex-footballer renowned for […]

Australian boxing bout sparks nationwide brawls

The title of the article just seems so wrong…. DESCENDANTS of Australian and New Zealand diggers will mark Anzac Day with a playful game of beach cricket near Byron Bay tomorrow – in the nude. More than 400 bare bods are expected to attend the annual nudist day at North Belongil Beach in New South Wales, hosted by naturalist group […]

Nudists remember fallen Diggers

In less than two and a half months, Australia is taking on the World Cup! Unfortunately for them, they’re going at it with Brazil, as well as Croatia and Japan in Group F. You can follow the team on the Australia World Cup Blog over at BotosnAll’s World Cup site. Recent posts have included Best Australian Never to Play at […]

Australia and the World Cup

Sure, they’re not expected to make it past the first round, but Australia is sending a team to the 2006 World Cup! They’ve only made it two times before, so qualifying was a tough road. Looks like they might not have to worry about it in 2022, however – they’re hoping to host the Cup. No matter what team you’re […]

Australia in the World Cup

Really, what were these people thinking? Since when has playing with guns become cool and funny again? Photographs of a trainer conducting mock executions of young Australian swimmers at a military-style boot camp prompted outrage from athletic officials on Wednesday. The images published in local newspapers earlier this week showed a trainer holding an imitation 9 mm pistol to the […]

Photos Outrage Australian Sports Officials

Got an extra 10 G hanging around? If so, consider splurging on World Cup packages, where Australia’s team takes on one of the best in the world in Brazil. Don’t have that kind of dough? Then keep $10 in your pocket and plan on a few drinks when you head to your local pub with the rest of Australia. World […]

World Cup ticket rush

Australia is going to World Cup for the first time in 32 years and some people have been saying this whole time for the event. After the national team qualified, demand for flights and tours has soared.

Demand for flights and tours soars

The winner of the bizarre competition this month goes to the Aussie rugby player to decided to have his finger amputated, rather than the bones fused together. I can only imagine what will happen when people realize that oh, wait, he’s not a pro making millions a year and instead of being ‘that awesome rugby player’ he will instead be […]

Aussie sportsman happy about losing finger

Cycling’s sisters come to grief after a tragic accident killed one of their teammates and seriously injured five others after a car careened off the road. The members of the Australian National Cycling Team were on a training ride in Europe when an 18-year-old novice driver swerved and struck the team. The driver was not speeding or under the influence, […]

Cycling’s sisters come to grief