‘Come up with an Apollo 13 fix’: Government challenges Supercar engineers to create ventilator

Updated April 01, 2020 19:15:10 Photo: The ventilator was created in the team’s headquarters in Queensland. (Supplied: Triple Eight Race Engineering) Supercar engineers are taking their skills from the racetrack to the ICU ward by creating a ventilator prototype to help during the coronavirus crisis. Key points: The team that helps engineer Jamie Whincup’s Supercar […]

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NRL sacks Canterbury Bulldogs pair following Port Macquarie preseason incident

Updated April 01, 2020 17:47:42 Photo: Jayden Okunbor (left) and Corey Harawira-Naera have had their NRL contracts terminated. (AAP: Craig Golding/Richard Wainwright) The NRL has cancelled the registrations of Canterbury players Jayden Okunbor and Corey Harawira-Naera after they were found to have breached the league’s code of conduct. Key points: Jayden Okunbor and Corey Harawira-Naera […]

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Wages of NRL and AFL players set to be paid by taxpayer thanks to JobKeeper scheme

Updated April 01, 2020 08:07:29 Photo: Daly Cherry-Evans is a director of the Rugby League Players Association and one of the game’s highest-paid players. (AAP: Hamish Blair) The Government’s proposed JobKeeper payment is set to move the goalposts in desperate negotiations between sporting codes and their players amid the coronavirus pandemic. Key points: Under the […]

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