Harley Balic funeral service on Jan 22
AFL

Tears as Harley Balic farewelled at just 25

As he was farewelled at a packed funeral service, having died just days after his 25th birthday, former AFL player Harley Balic was described as a charismatic, humble and respectful young man.

NBA

Starstruck by VHS to shutting down NBA icons

Magic Johnson and Larry Bird used to arrive several weeks late at Trevor Gleeson’s house in Warrnambool. Now, via Perth, Townsville and Korea, one of the NBL’s most successful coaches is taking on the NBA’s best.

Peter V'landys has had plenty to deal with in recent times.
NRL

Riches, run-ins and a new NRL golden age

Following two years of cost-cutting, the NRL is entering life ‘in the best spot financially it’s been in’ and not even another Covid challenge can dull Peter V’landys’ confidence ahead of the new season.