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

Rebels win a big step: Hill

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 05: Alister Campbell of the Rebels takes the ball during the round seven Super Rugby match between the Melbourne Rebels and the Auckland Blues at AAMI Park on April 5, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Stathi Paxinos Damien Hill walked into last night's post-match press conference a happy man.