Aussie teen breaks English hearts in thriller

Teenage super-sub Henry Hutchison has powered Australia into the semi-finals of the Sydney 7s with a 17-12 comeback win over England.

Johnson inspires with ankle-breaking try

The Warriors and Parramatta are through to the final of the NRL Auckland Nines at Eden Park after winning their semis against the Titans and the Storm.

FFA threatens bans in crackdown on flares

FFA boss David Gallop has foreshadowed bans for fans who set off flares during the Victory, WSW clash in the A-League.

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

British champion Chris Froome has won the Herald Sun Tour with a dominating win in the last stage.

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.

Bandits run away with ABL championship

Brisbane Bandits have won the Australian Baseball League with a 2-0 finals series victory over Adelaide Bite.

Manly, Storm, Sharks fly under radar at Nines

Manly, Melbourne and Cronulla were the only sides to win both their pool games on day one of the NRL Auckland Nines.

Cooper told to 'buy a new set of lungs'

Sonny Bill Williams told Quade Cooper what's needed to surprise the doubters in sevens: "Buy a new set of lungs".

Aussies miss out on major scalp in Sydney 7s

Darth Vader, Ron Burgundy and Pope Francis were among the "celebrities" in the crowd at the Sydney 7s event.

Watson the 'Million Dollar Man' in IPL

Australian Shane Watson will play with Royal Challengers Bangalore after being sold for $1.98 million in the Indian Premier League auction.