Khawaja ready for Kiwi swing kings

Usman Khawaja says Australia's batsmen shouldn't try to reinvent the wheel if they encounter bowling-friendly conditions in the Tests against New Zealand.

Australians won't lie down, warns Anderson

The last thing the Black Caps expect is another Australian batting meltdown in the second ODI at Wellington.

QRL may adopt booze bans for young guns

QRL managing director Robert Moore admits they may have to adopt booze bans for future Emerging Origin camps.

Manning chasing NFL dream scenario

Denver quarterback Peyton Manning is chasing a fairytale potential end to his NFL career in Monday's Super Bowl 50.

Magaussen confident of Rio preparations

James Magnussen is confident he can recover for Olympic selection after struggling at the Perth Aquatic Super Series.

Olympics champ at centre of China doping claim

Former Olympics running champ Wang Junxia is among 10 Chinese athletes at the centre of systemic doping claims. 

Eden Park pitch a concern for Nines

The 2016 NRL Auckland Nines shapes as the most exciting yet but could be dampened by the state of the pitch.

Klopp rejects talk Sturridge is unhappy

Juergen Klopp has brushed off comments that injured striker Daniel Sturridge wants out of Liverpool.

Adelaide, Sydney can't be split in thriller

Adelaide United have made it 10 A-League matches without losing following a tough 2-2 draw with Sydney FC at Coopers Stadium

'Shattered' Cordner out for start of season: report

Sydney Roosters back-rower Boyd Cordner will reportedly miss the first three months of the NRL season.

Pearce will return 'better than ever'

Former rugby league great Wayne Pearce says his disgraced son Mitchell will return a better man from rehab.

Broncos duo banned from State of Origin

Six more players have copped 12-month Origin bans for breaking Emerging Maroons camp curfew in a big blow for rookie Queensland coach Kevin Walters.

Bolton's bombardment secures series for Aussies

Having secured the women's one-day series over India and sitting atop the ICC rankings, Australia have set their own goal as a 300-run, one-day side.

Super McEvoy blitzes Magnussen in Perth

Cameron McEvoy says he has been given a shot of confidence by his win in the 100m freestyle at the Perth Acquatic Super Series.

'I never read the papers because of all the bull----'

South Sydney back-rower John Sutton has hit back of rumours of discontent with the NRL side.

Baddeley in the mix at Phoenix Open

Aaron Baddeley is eyeing off a drought-breaking win after the opening-round lead of the Phoenix Open.

Former Test opener struck by 'nasty' bouncer

Former Test opener Ed Cowan will play no more part in NSW's Sheffield Shield match against WA in New Zealand after being struck on the head by a bouncer.

Hewitt to take on familiar foes in Davis Cup

Lleyton Hewitt started his Davis Cup career against the USA and will also debut against the Americans as captain.

Returning Saint has new outlook on career

Promising St Kilda youngster Jack Billings is excited to be back playing after his long injury-enforced layoff.

Aussie young gun keeps win streak alive

It was far from the usual sprinter's stage at the Herald Sun Tour, but Caleb Ewan managed to stay with the leaders and take out another win.