Djokovic mauls Nadal for seventh Australian Open title
Novak Djokovic outplayed Rafael Nadal 6/3, 6/2, 6/3 to win his seventh Australian Open title and 15th Grand Slam crown yesterday. The contest lasted just two hours five minutes to give Djokovic a 28 to 25 lead in his 53rd career meeting with Nadal. It was also the eighth time they were meeting in a…
One dead, two hurt in Melbourne 'terror' attack
A knife-wielding man killed one person and injured two others in a rush hour stabbing rampage in downtown Melbourne Friday, before being shot dead by police.
Thomas the hero as Victory win A-League grand final
Goalkeeper Lawrence Thomas was the hero as Melbourne Victory won a fourth Australia A-League grand final on Saturday. The Victory came out on top in the competition's showpiece match, edging Newcastle Jets 1-0 in Newcastle. Kevin Muscat's Victory did it the hard way winning the title from fourth place in the regular season. Kosta Barbarouses…
14 hurt as car driven into crowd in Australia
A car ploughed into a crowd in Australia's second-largest city on Thursday in what police said was a "deliberate act" that left more than a dozen people injured, some of them seriously.
Melbourne retains world's most liveable city crown
Melbourne has topped a list of the world's most liveable city for the seventh year running but terrorism and diplomatic tensions are eroding living conditions worldwide, an annual report from the Economist has found.