Stathi Paxinos covers rugby league, rugby union, boxing, swimming and Australian Rules football for The Age. He has covered numerous major sporting events including the Sydney Olympic Games (boxing), the 2003 Rugby World Cup, state of origin contests and NRL finals, world title fights and national swimming championships. Stathi also covered boxing and aquatics at the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games.
Liam Mannix, Stathi Paxinos and Daniel Cherny North Melbourne has made the first moves of the AFL trade period by snaring Jarrad Waite on a two-year deal, along with Shaun Higgins.
Stathi Paxinos James Hird remains as the "current" coach of Essendon with his long-term position to be determined by the Bombers board in coming days, chairman Paul Little has said.
Stathi Paxinos Essendon's veteran midfielder Jason Winderlich has not ruled out returning to the Bombers if he reverses his decision to retire, his manager Marty Pask said on Thursday.
Stathi Paxinos Demons confident they can come to a deal with Geelong for Mitch Clark, with football manager James Mahoney saying the clubs are "around about the same page".
Stathi Paxinos AFL fans have been warned to expect longer waits for entry in grounds for the preliminary finals in Sydney and Melbourne and the grand final at the MCG as security is stepped up in the wake of...
Stathi Paxinos A day after heaping praise on Brisbane Lions chief executive Greg Swann for his "provocative" marketing ploy of parading a caged lion around the Gabba before home games, AFL boss Gillon McLachlan now...
Stathi Paxinos Ladies and gentlemen, let's stand and applaud the winner of this year's most ill-conceived marketing ploy – Greg Swann and the Brisbane Lions for spruiking their proposal to...
Stathi Paxinos AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has denied that he has officially received an offer from the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority that proposed a six-month sanction for Essendon players on...
Stathi Paxinos Essendon chairman Paul Little says he wants to work with the AFL and the Federal Government to make the supplements scandal ‘‘go away’’.
Jon Pierik and Stathi Paxinos Leading sports medico Dr Peter Larkins was so concerned by Brian Lake's alleged choke on Drew Petrie that he feared the Kangaroos forward could have been asphyxiated.
Stathi Paxinos Collingwood has won the race to recruit giant American college basketball player Mason Cox.
Stathi Paxinos Outgoing AFL chief executive Andrew Demetriou has revealed that he has received hate mail in response to the league's consideration of playing games on Good Friday.
Stathi Paxinos Outgoing AFL chief executive Andrew Demetriou said the best advice he could give successor Gillon McLachlan was to stay true to himself.
Stathi Paxinos AFL commercial operations manager Darren Birch maintains the league was not greedy despite an avalanche of criticism from fans about its new variable ticketing system.
Stathi Paxinos Port Adelaide president David Koch has joined AFL boss Andrew Demetriou in slamming Richmond for allowing promising talent Jake King to continue his friendship with bikie identity Toby Mitchell.
Stathi Paxinos Richmond spearhead Jack Riewoldt says the media's handling of his omission from the club's leadership group has led him to place a media ban on himself.
Stathi Paxinos Culture and list management – and not how wealthy the club was – were the keys to winning premierships and were forming the basis the Paul Roos-led era at Melbourne, chief executive Peter Jackson...
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne is confident that its three injured big men Mitch Clark, Chris Dawes and Jesse Hogan will take part in pre-season games, and are set to be fit for the first round of the AFL season.
Stathi Paxinos There was a simple reason why it did not occur to Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley to stand in the way of Alan Richardson taking the St Kilda coaching job: Richardson's post-playing career had in many...
Will Brodie and Stathi Paxinos Don't spread your turmoil to us, says Port Adelaide chairman David Koch to St Kilda, vowing to fight for contracted director of coaching Alan Richardson, whom the Saints want to unveil as their new...