Category: Sports

Australian Cricket professionals offered landmark pay hikes

MCG photo: SAT By SAT Sports Desk SCG photo: SAT Melbourne, 21 March: Australian female cricketers are all set to get a 125 per cent pay-rise and men cricketers will continue to be the best paid sportsmen in the country with their yet-to-be-agreed deal offering them $816,000 by 2021. The […]

Melbourne to host 2017 World Cup Gymnastics

By SAT Sports Desk MELBOURNE,3 February: In an Australian first, Melbourne will host the 2017 World Cup Gymnastics (22 -25 February 2017) at Hisense Arena. This has been reported in the Places of Victoria Newsletter. As a part of the International Gymnastics Federation’s new World Cup format, Australia’s sporting capital […]

Fashion takes over Australian Open at the Rod Laver Arena

BY SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 27 JANUARY: capitaliseTennis met its match today (Friday 27th January) when fashion took to the court at Australia’s biggest annual sporting event, the Australian Open, to help launch Australia’s largest fashion event, set to run from March 1-19. Melbourne’s standing as Australia’s home of major […]

Cops to ensure safety & ace experience at the Australian Open

MELBOURNE,16 January 2017: Two weeks of tantalising tennis will be served up at the Australia Open, with police on hand to make sure everyone stays safe and has an ace experience. As the crowds flock to Melbourne Park, police will patrol the area to prevent disruptive behaviour and ensure the […]

Squad for Oz Qantas Tour of India announced

BY SAT Sports Desk MELBOURNE,15 JANUARY: The Cricket Australia National Selection Panel (NSP) have named a 16-man squad for the Qantas Tour of India. Australia will play four Tests against India in Pune, Bangalore, Ranchi and Dharamsala respectively. The announcement was made by by Interim National Selector, Trevor Hohns. The […]