Stathi Paxinos

Stathi Paxinos

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.

Rugby Union

Laurie Weeks hails Melbourne Rebels teammate Toby Smith

Toby Smith

Stathi Paxinos Fellow prop compares Toby Smith to former, legendary teammate Greg Somerville.

Rugby Union

Rebellious youth set to take over

Melbourne Rebels

Stathi Paxinos It is now fair to say that the Melbourne Rebels are no longer a 'Dad's Army'.

Meet the Rebels

Stathi Paxinos The Melbourne Rebels team.

Forward pack to deliver: Weeks

Laurie Weeks

Stathi Paxinos Tighthead prop says the pack does not need an overhaul from last season.