WAGs take centre stage at Allan Border Medal

Australia's greatest cricketers have been outshone by their dazzling partners on the game's night of nights – the Allan Border Medal.

Goalkeeper left red-faced after making hash of back pass

Is this the worst keeper blunder ever?

A Saudi Arabian has been granted automatic entry into the goalkeeping hall of shame after conceding one of the most shameful own goals ever.
American football ref smashes player, accidentally

American football ref flattens player, accidentally

Usually it’s the referees that come off second best when they collide with players, but not in this case. 
Drag race first-timer scared by rev

Drag race blows this guy's mind

A naive Australian fan at a drag meet has become a viral sensation because of his priceless reaction to the roar of the racing vehicles.

Bryan Cooper (r) prepares to help fallen rival Robbie Power. (Supplied)

Jockey hailed a hero for helping fallen rival

An Irish jockey has been hailed after pulling a rival rider from his stirrups and saving him from being dragged under his horse following a shocking fall in a steeple event.

Fans go into meltdown as Ronaldo drives past them following training at Real Madrid's base. (Supplied)

Ronaldo sparks fan hysteria

Cristiano Ronaldo has sparked scenes of hysteria among Real Madrid fans, with one woman left bawling in joy, after merely driving past them as he left the Spanish giants’ headquarters following a recent training session

9RAW: Fire won't stop pit crew

NASCAR crew carries on during pit lane fire

Martin Truex Jr’s pit crew showed incredible professionalism and carried on with their duties when the Ford EcoBoost 400 they were servicing burst into flames.

Pink ball to deceive batsmen

Fielding can be hard with pink ball: NZ

New Zealand opener Martin Guptill says he picked up the pink ball just fine while scoring a ton, but seeing it in the field wasn't quite so easy.

New Zealand expect the new pink ball to force a number of tactical changes. (AFP)

Tweak of tactics for day-night Tests: NZ

NZ coach Mike Hesson says the pink ball is a game changer when it comes to tactics, noting how much it will swing under lights in the day-night Test.

Commentator predicts brutal KO blow

Sports fans have all heard of the 'commentator's curse' – the moment when an announcer's pearl of wisdom is ripped apart by the action being called.