Chris Rogers was struck on the back of the head during the Ashes tour in England. (AAP)

More needs to be done after Hughes: Rogers

Former Australian opener Chris Rogers has called on cricket authorities to make neck guards compulsory for batsmen, but has drawn some mixed response.
Steve O'Keefe. (AAP)

Aussies overlook O'Keefe for third Test

Spinner Steve O'Keefe has been released from the Australian Test squad, but a final team is yet to be decided.
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Langer calls for an end to Test draws

Justin Langer says drawn Test matches are boring, and a way to spice it up would be to come up with a system where a winnner can be named.
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Warne no help to Spieth at Australian Open

Defending champion Jordan Spieth has struggled to get to grips with the sweltering conditions that hit the Australian Open.

Man United made to wait after PSV stalemate

Manchester United squandered a chance to reach the Champions League last 16 after being held to a draw by PSV.
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Ronaldo stars as Real rally while Man United held

Real Madrid survive Shakhtar ECL onslaught

Cristiano Ronaldo starred as Real Madrid beat Shakhtar Donetsk to take top spot in their Champions League group.
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Sea Eagles tackle terrorism threat

Dylan Walker and Aaron Gray. (AAP)

Walker, Gray fined over drug overdose

Dylan Walker and Aaron Gray have been fined five per cent of their contracts after their drug overdoses in September.
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The Cowboys celebrate their historic 2015 Grand Final win. (AAP)

NRL set to rubber stamp $1.8 billion TV deal

The NRL is reported to have agreed a deal with Fox Sports to show Saturday night matches in a deal worth an extra $175 million to the code.
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Little-known Tighe has Open lead

Major winner Geoff Ogilvy is just one-shot off the pace set by little-known Lincoln Tighe at the Australian Open.
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Roger Federer. (AAP)

Big guns to roll out in Brisbane

Swiss maestro Roger Federer will head a star-studded list that features seven grand slam champions at the Brisbane International in January.
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Relaxed, fit, bowler Pattinson ready to go

James Pattinson says he's found balance in his life after spending the better part of two years on the sidelines.
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Nathan Lyon. (Getty)

Lyon to step up as leader post-Johnson

Mitchell Johnson's retirement means Australia needs a new spiritual leader, with Nathan Lyon vowing to step up.
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Steve Smith and Darren Lehmann watch on at Australia training. (AAP)

Bowler struck on head at Aussie training

Australia's only training session under lights before the day-night Test was temporarily stopped after a net bowler suffered a blow to the head.

Blatter claims he is a FIFA target

Sepp Blatter maintains he is a good Christian who is being unfairly targeted by FIFA's ethics committee.
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David Gallop. (AAP)

Bosnich to FFA: listen to the fans

Football Australia is not in denial over violence and will ban whoever they see fit from the A-League, David Gallop says.
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Daniel Talia (L) and his brother, Michael. (AAP)

Talias cleared by AFL leak investigation

The AFL has found Michael and Daniel Talia did nothing wrong after an investigation into alleged leaks of game-sensitive information.

Cate Campbell puts heat on sister Bronte

Cate Campbell has laid down a challenge to sister Bronte by blitzing her heat rivals at the Australian short course swimming titles.
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Dangerfield trains with new Cats teammates

Prized recruit Patrick Dangerfield has buoyed spirits at Geelong after finally hitting the track with the Cats.
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Andrew Bogut. (Getty)

Bogut inspires Warriors to NBA record

The Los Angeles Lakers have been no match in stopping the Golden State Warriors achieving their record 16th NBA victory of the season.