Fitness doubt forces Aussies into Test change
Australia paceman Jackson Bird has been recalled for the first Test against New Zealand, with James Pattinson unable to prove he's fully fit.
Wanderers cop suspended points deduction
The Wanderers have been handed a suspended three-point deduction and $50,000 fine for bringing the game into disrepute.
Grant tells NRL clubs profit or perish
NRL clubs have been warned if they don't make a profit by 2018, they may face expulsion from the league.
'Dons head to Switzerland in AFL saga
AFL Players' Association boss Paul Marsh is confident about the banned Essendon players' appeal to the Swiss Federal Supreme Court.
NRL premiership or bust for Dogs: Lamb
Bulldogs icon Terry Lamb says the club needs to win a premiership under Des Hasler before his contract expires in 2017.
EPL star pleads guilty to child sex charges
Sunderland star Adam Johnson pleaded guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child at his under-age sex trial overnight.
Dugan appears set to move into the centres
Josh Dugan's move to centre has ramped up, with Dragon Jason Nightingale confirming the NSW fullback will play there in trials.
Cowboys confirm Thurston to play trial
Gavin Cooper has confirmed Johnathan Thurston will prepare for the World Club Challenge by playing in a Cowboys trial.
We've got no excuses not to beat Kiwis
Josh Hazlewood, Mitch Marsh and David Warner agree: the lack of a tune-up will be no excuse if Australia fail to fire in NZ.
Frankly we're open to any option: Pulver
The Australian Rugby Union will consider all options in an effort to keep stars like David Pocock playing at home.
Aussie attack primed for Kiwi green decks
Australia's pacemen are content with bowler-friendly conditions in NZ, where the trans-Tasman series starts in Wellington.
Windies lurch towards World T20 contract crisis
West Indies are lurching towards another damaging confrontation between the region's top players and administrators.
Liverpool back down over ticket prices
Liverpool's owners have backed down from plans to increase ticket prices after a mass walkout by fans during a match at Anfield.
Goodes treatment makes NRL All Stars 'a must'
Indigenous selection Greg Bird says Adam Goodes' shocking treatment should make the NRL All Stars match more relevant.
Throw the book at flare hooligans: Muscat
Melbourne coach Kevin Muscat says flares don't add to the A-League and wants police to throw the book at offenders.
All Stars not about the money: Hodges
Retired great Justin Hodges says it will be narrow minded of the NRL if the All Stars concept is scrapped based on revenue.
Beale happy as Waratahs rugby 'adaptable'
Kurtley Beale says he's happy to play several backline positions and feels it will help his Test aspirations.
Warner ready to blunt Kiwi swing kings
David Warner scored 529 runs in the most recent trans-Tasman Test series but Australia's vice-captain says batting will be a lot harder in Wellington.
Hastings attacks NZ over Marsh dismissal
Australian pace bowler John Hastings has criticised New Zealand for the decision to stick with a late appeal to dismiss Mitch Marsh.
Cricketers could soon see red
The MCC are trialling new laws which would see red and yellow cards issued for behavioural offences.