Robert Grasso

Robert Grasso

SBS World News - Managing Sports Editor/Supervising Producer. TV | Online | Radio. Covering War without Bullets since '96.

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Interesting take on the bid counting ahead of tomorrow morning's @AusBid2023  decision for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup. Join us tonight from 6.30p @SBSNews  We cross t @FFA  @JJ_JamesJohnson  , @stephcatley '>Chris Niko @stephcatley @stotty_13  #asone 

And the long wait is over!!!! Finally!!! Tears here given all the struggles over the decades. Congrats @FFA  and @NZ_Football  on winning the 2023 @FIFAWWC  hosting rights. Such a massive, historic win for the game in this region. And for the true believers. @AusBid202  #AsOne2023 

What a contest. Had everything. @TheParraEels  v @RaidersCanberra  . Eels doing it without Mitch Moses incredible. Gutherson superb. One or both in the GF no surprise on that form. #NRLEelsRaiders 

They’ll come good and win the GF. 🙏🏼

Nothing but respect for @ecambage  following her push for the @BasketballAus  RISE UP initiative, the acronym for the team's values of Respect, Injustice, Standards, Equality, Unity and Peace. #opals 

"Back to the Future" - a Tasmanian team returns to the @NBL  after a 25 year wait. We speak to former @BasketballAus  Boomer and @NBA  @NBL  star , @ShaneHeal  at @SBSNews  after the league signs off on a 10th team for the 2021-22 season. #nbl  #Tasmania 

Morris brothers, Brett and Josh pushing 34 next month but may as well be 18. Brutal hits from the Storm that half. Great contest. #nrlstormroosters 

Well done Storm. Magnificent comeback. Deserved winners. Fantastic game tonight. High Calibre. Credit to both sides. #NRLStormRoosters 

Papenhuyzen. How good. Freak pace, vision, step, fg. The Premiers last week. 2019 Grand Finalists tonight. Storm looking solid for the 2020 Premiership. #NRLRaidersStorm 


One for the history books. The World Cup Perennial under achievers roll the Defending Champions. Crowd cheering at the Luznhiki like Mexico won the World Cup at final whistle. Superb upset. #GERMEX  #worldcup2018  #russia2018 

ICYMI @SBSNews  "Lady Boom Boom" The Pakistani@TheRealPCB  all-rounder for @ThunderWBBL  breaking new ground, both in the @rebelWBBL  and in her native country @CoolNidadar  The s #thundernationo  @ImranKhanPTI  #WBBLy .

The as stunned as anyone at the news Hakeem Al-Araibi is about to walk free from a Thai jail as early as tonight. More from at 10.45pm AEDT tonight. #HakeemAlAraibi 

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ICYMI: "Giant Killers". From its formation by migrants in 1954. To NSL success in 1987. To knocking out Melbourne Victory in arguably the biggest upset in history. A look back at Then. And now. #ffacup  #apia 

Tonight 7.15pm, "One Touch". The story of one-handed Footballer Alex Sanchez. From to . In his own words. Special feature from #nplnsw  #ALeague  #sydneyolympic  #LaLiga 

Tonight @SBSNews  at 7.15pm "From the World Game...Goodnight". We honour the man who for many,was a true pioneer and champion for football in the country. The late @SBS  Broadcaster, Les Murray and @australiapost  tribute released today. #football  #lesmurray  #aleague  #nsl  #socceroos 

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ICYMI @SBSNews  From Brazil to @PelicansNBA  to the @SydneyKings  Remember the name - The @Marcos_louzada7  Louzada Story Down Under as he prepares @NBLo  take the by storm @NZBreakersn  #nblF #didi #sydneykingsiday  v

Tonight 7.15pm "French Renaissance" The RL nation which once ruled the game. ahead of reports.

And so, just like last night, experience beats youth. Djokovic v Nadal in Sunday’s final. Hard to argue on form. 31 Grand Slam singles titles between them. The Kings are alive. Long live the Kings. #nadal  #djokovic  #AusOpen19  #AustralianOpen