Eels spoil the party with title win at Nines

Parramatta have claimed the NRL Auckland Nines title with a 22-4 upset victory in the final against the Warriors.

Glory stretch unbeaten run with gritty win

Perth remain in touch with the A-League's top six and have extended their unbeaten streak to four matches with a 1-0 win over a hapless Wellington.

'He just came up ... calling me a selfish c---'

British cyclist Peter Kennaugh says Australian rival Pat Shaw abused him near the end of the Herald Sun Tour.

Eight-man bungle could hurt Sevens: Friend

Australian coach Andy Friend fears the Rio Olympics could be plagued by the eight-man bungle which struck the Sydney Sevens.

FFA threatens bans in crackdown on flares

The FFA is investigating flares being set off in the Western Sydney Wanderers fan section, disrupting their A-League clash with Melbourne Victory.

Breakers notch crucial win over Taipans

The NZ Breakers have taken a step closer to an NBL play-off spot after beating the Taipans.

Curry sparks Warriors past Thunder in NBA

The Golden State Warriors reinforced their status as the NBA's best team with a close win over the Oklahoma Thunder.

Aussie teen breaks English hearts in thriller

Australia have upset world series leaders South Africa and will play New Zealand in a trans-Tasman final of the Sydney world sevens series tournament

Berisha deserved to be sent off: Popovic

WSW coach Tony Popovic believes Victory's Besart Berisha was lucky to escape a red card in the clubs' showdown.

Froome leaves his best to last in Tour

Chris Froome dominated the last stage of the Herald Sun Tour, winning at Arthurs Seat and taking the overall title.

Newton dominates to win MVP in NFL

Carolina quarterback Cam Newton was a near unanimous choice in winning the the NFL's MVP.
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Roosters lock up young gun Hastings

The Roosters have re-signed young playmaker Jackson Hastings as uncertainty swirls around Mitchell Pearce's future.

Vardy signing caps Leicester's perfect day

Premier League leaders Leicester City are five points clear after winning their top-of-the-table clash with Manchester City.

NZ probed over eighth man against Australia

Injured quick Richardson to return home

Kane Richardson will return home from NZ because of his back injury, with Cricket Australia unsure of the extent of the issue.

Jones off to winning start with England

Two tries gave England a hard-earned Six Nations victory over Scotland in coach Eddie Jones's first match in charge.

Kiwi sets record crowd alight in PGA Tour

New Zealander Danny Lee has a three-shot lead going into the final round of the Phoenix Open.

Aussies take each other out in ODI victory

Mitch Marsh starred to deliver Australia victory in the second ODI against New Zealand, levelling the three-match series.

Warriors star Hurrell cleared of lifting knee

Manly have suffered a horror injury toll at the Nines, with Jake Trbojevic and Jamie Buhrer ruled out for the tournament.

Tensions flare as WSW strike late in showdown

Western Sydney Wanderers struck a dramatic equaliser to salvage an tension-filled draw with Melbourne Victory.