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.
Stathi Paxinos A strong start has ensured Melbourne's season has not yet 'descended into gloom'.
Stathi Paxinos Michael Greenfield's stint at the Melbourne Storm, and possibly his career, could be over.
Stathi Paxinos Injured Melbourne Storm star Billy Slater has admitted the team must have a look at itself.
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne Storm full-back Billy Slater believes he is unlikely to be ready to be rushed back into the team for this weekend's clash against North Queensland despite the one-time premiership...
Stathi Paxinos "Embarrassing"' defence leads to a humbling 40-12 defeat by Canberra.
Stathi Paxinos Billy Slater's bid to be fit for next Wednesday's state-of-origin decider could be officially declared over today.
Stathi Paxinos VICTORY against Manly in tonight's clash would go a long way to showing that Melbourne could beat any team anywhere, because when it rise to challenges, skipper Cameron Smith believes there are few...
Stathi Paxinos Storm coach Craig Bellamy says star full-back will not rush his return.
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy has praised his team and the players he has had at his disposal during his 10 years at the helm of the club as he heads towards his 250th NRL game as a coach this...
Stathi Paxinos Brisbane coach wishes Slater could have saved a couple of his rare fumbles for tonight.
Stathi Paxinos QUEENSLAND centre Greg Inglis last night admitted it was ''pure luck'' that he scored the match-winning try in the Origin series opener last night.
Stathi Paxinos Queensland has positioned itself in the box seat to extend its record-breaking run.
Stathi Paxinos QUEENSLAND centre Greg Inglis last night admitted it was "pure luck" that he scored the match-winning try in the Origin series opener last night.
Stathi Paxinos Blues believe five-eighth the man to help them break Queensland's state of origin dominance.
Stathi Paxinos and Glenn Jackson Queensland half-back not concerned that state-of-origin game will be his first in No. 7 jersey.
Stathi Paxinos QUEENSLAND will honour the legacy of Arthur Beetson as they attempt to extend their record-breaking series wins to seven, according to modern-day greats Billy Slater and Greg Inglis.
Stathi Paxinos Queensland coach Mal Meninga always maintained that Petero Civoniceva only had to say he wanted to play and he would include him in the Maroons' quest for a seventh consecutive state of origin series...
Stathi Paxinos Dane Nielsen is confident his exit from Melbourne Storm will not stop his development.
Stathi Paxinos Old mates have taken different paths to Melbourne.
Stathi Paxinos Another representative position up for grabs, another plug from Bellamy for Ryan Hinchcliffe.