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 Rugby union's new boss focuses on family after collar bomb hoax.
Stathi Paxinos Talented Sydney University player will get his chance this week, earlier than expected.
Stathi Paxinos IT IS proving to be a frustrating problem for the Melbourne Rebels. They were good enough to put themselves into the lead at half-time against two of Australia's traditional rugby powerhouses, but...
Stathi Paxinos The stand-in Melbourne Rebels captain was eager to promote his forwards in Friday night's game against New South Wales.
Stathi Paxinos James O'Connor had plenty of what he calls 'reflection time' last year.
Stathi Paxinos JAMES O'CONNOR had plenty of what he calls ''reflection time" last year. The talented 22-year-old sat out much of the year because of a lacerated liver that ruined his Super Rugby season with the...
Stathi Paxinos James O'Connor will captain the Melbourne Rebels in a Super Rugby game for the first time.
Stathi Paxinos FORMER Springboks coach Jake White says one of the things he has learnt since moving to Australia to take the reigns at the Brumbies was the value of looking at other codes, in particular rugby...
Stathi Paxinos, Melissa Woods KURTLEY BEALE could still play against former team NSW on Friday night after scans cleared the Melbourne Rebels star of seriously injuring his shoulder in the 30-13 loss to the Brumbies.
Stathi Paxinos The No.10 hurt his left shoulder in a tackle mid-way through the second half.
Stathi Paxinos A QUICK look through the Melbourne Rebels ranks deep into the second half of their 30-13 loss to the Brumbies on Friday night told the story.
Stathi Paxinos Kurtley Beale says he 'loves' playing with the Melbourne Rebels, but the Wallabies star is not ready to publicly commit his future to the team.
Stathi Paxinos New-look Rebels back row up for the challenge to face the in-form Brumbies.
Stathi Paxinos SCOTT HIGGINBOTHAM was not quite sure how to take the first question he received following the Melbourne Rebels' 30-23 win over Western Force in Friday night's Super Rugby season opener.
Stathi Paxinos It was the result that the Melbourne Rebels wanted - a win against the Western Force to get their season off to a positive start for the first time.
Stathi Paxinos THE Melbourne Rebels has for the first time started a Super Rugby season with a win when they fought back against the Western Force to secure a 30-23 victory at AAMI Park on Friday night.
Stathi Paxinos Coach Damien Hill will not publicly state the target, but he knows the arithmetic.
Stathi Paxinos Rebels half-back Nick Phipps adjusting to presence of two Wallabies backs.
Stathi Paxinos Gareth Delve won't forget where the Rebels have come from.
STATHI PAXINOS JAMES O'CONNOR is expected to be fit for the Melbourne Rebels' season opener against Western Force despite the Wallabies star suffering a bad gash to his bottom lip that required 18 stitches during...