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 The Melbourne Rebels players say they realise the only way they can help coach Damien Hill keep his job is by winning.
Stathi Paxinos The Melbourne Rebels have a very clear goal for their clash against the Auckland Blues this Saturday.
Stathi Paxinos Coach, playing roster the reasons why former Wallabies half-back joined Rebels.
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne Rebels stand-in skipper Scott Higginbotham has been here before, at a club at rock bottom, and he says he is not ready to give up on it.
Stathi Paxinos Gareth Delve has been replaced as Melbourne Rebels skipper by Scott Higginbotham because the struggling team needs a leader who can play the full game, coach Damien Hill said on Thursday.
Stathi Paxinos Rebels' stand-in skipper has been at rock bottom before and is not ready to give up.
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne Rebels' win over Western Force last weekend was the most important of recent times and had helped the embattled team unify in the lead-up to Saturday's clash against the Southern Kings at...
Stathi Paxinos Before this Super Rugby season began, Ged Robinson declared the Melbourne Rebels wanted to play in the finals this year.
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne Rebels and Southern Kings two newest teams in Super Rugby.
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne Rebels stand-in captain Scott Higginbotham has blamed Australia's lack of a strong third-tier competition as part of the reason for the Rebels' lack of results in the Super Rugby...
Stathi Paxinos Cooper Vuna gets a one-game ban for his fight with teammate Kurtley Beale.
Stathi Paxinos Cooper Vuna will be available to play for the Melbourne Rebels against Western Force next week after he received a one-game ban for his fight with teammate Kurtley Beale just hours after the team’s...
Stathi Paxinos Talented Sydney University player will get his chance this week, earlier than expected.
Stathi Paxinos Technical glitch leads to posting of confirmation by ARU earlier than intended.
Stathi Paxinos Melbourne Rebels chief executive Steve Boland says on-field success can be the driving factor for better attendances at AAMI Park, with coach Damien Hill the one to achieve it despite the record of...
Stathi Paxinos New-look Rebels back row up for the challenge to face the in-form Brumbies.
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 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 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.