NZ probed over eighth man against Australia

Jackson Hastings. (AAP)

Roosters lock up young gun Hastings

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

Leicester rock Man City to race clear

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

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.

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.

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.

Slick Roar destroy under-manned Mariners

Brisbane Roar has crushed a 10-man Central Coast Mariners side in their A-League clash at Suncorp Stadium.

Mourinho meets with Man Utd: reports

A BBC report says Manchester United officials have met with sacked Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho.

Stosur ready to carry Fed Cup load

Samantha Stosur is ready to shoulder the burden of spearheading Australia's return to the Fed Cup World Group.

Test keeper comes to the rescue in Shield

Peter Nevill and NSW skipper Nic Maddinson have helped their team to a share of the points Western Australia.

Young Bulls breathe life into Shield

Queensland's young brigade have scored a crushing win over South Australia in the Sheffield Shield.

Injury puts spanner in plans for T20 World Cup

Australia's plans for the Twenty20 World Cup continue to be disrupted by injury, with Kane Richardson the latest concern.

Australia level ODI series with tight win

Australia's vastly-improved batting steers them to a series-levelling four-wicket win over New Zealand in the second ODI.

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.