Live: First Test - New Zealand v Australia

Australia will look to bounce back from their ODI series defeat in the First Test against New Zealand.

Aussies in control after Marsh strikes late

New Zealand are 4-178 at stumps on day three of the first trans-Tasman Test, with Australia holding a 201-run lead and well on top in Wellington.

Watson injury sends fear through T20 WC squad

Shane Watson will be assessed in Australia after suffering an abdominal injury playing in the Pakistan Super League.
Cooper Cronk and Cameron Smith. (AAP)

Tough for Cronk to leave, says Smith

Cameron Smith says it would be tough for Cooper Cronk to leave Melbourne as the Storm star contemplates his future.

Aussies need final burst at Pebble Beach

Jason Day and Matt Jones are in the top ten at Pebble Beach but both will need a huge final round to catch Phil Mickelson.

All Star Inglis takes swipe at NRL boss

Greg Inglis has had a crack at NRL head of football Todd Greenberg over the All Stars concept.

Simmons, LSU grab much-needed victory

Ben Simmons showed frustration at times with LSU teammates when they failed to pass him the ball in the team's victory.

Hasler plays down fullback concerns

Bulldogs star Will Hopote and Brett Morris are nursing knee injuries just three weeks out from the season-opener.

Police, players struck by disgraceful fans

Unruly fans have marred the A-League for a second straight week, with nine flares ripped and 20 people evicted at last night’s Melbourne derby at AAMI Park.

Dominant Chelsea continue resurgence in EPL

Chelsea have turned in their best performance of the EPL season to smash a hapless Newcastle side.

NSW man named as victim in water ski accident

A NSW water skier has died after losing contact with his boat on the Murray River.

Goalkeeping howler sinks Manchester United

Manchester United let the chance to climb EPL ladder slip through their goalkeeper's fingers.

All Stars here to stay as World team win

The World All Stars have downed the Indigenous All Stars after the concept's future was guaranteed by ARL Commission chairman John Grant.

City, Victory share spoils in absorbing derby

Bruno Fornaroli's brace was not enough for City to beat Victory as the Melbourne derby finished all square.

Keeper howler sends Sydney FC packing

A horror blunder by Sydney FC keeper Vedran Janjetovic has helped Perth Glory beat the Sky Blues.

Voges, Khawaja put Aussies in control

Adam Voges is averaging over 100 in Test cricket, having put Australia in complete control of the first trans-Tasman Test with an unbeaten knock of 176.

Perfect Voges surpasses Bradman

Adam Voges' latest ton in the First Test has pushed his average above 100, to surpass Sir Donald Bradman.

Demons great seeks help for mental condition

Melbourne Demons great Garry Lyon has been stood down from media duties to battle a "serious mental health condition".

New boys star as Rabbitohs sink Dragons

Damien Cook, Paul Carter and Cody Walker have starred in South Sydney's 18-14 Charity Shield win over St George Illawarra.