Breaking news sport
Rob Forsaith 10:20pm Maria Sharapova says Serena Williams was simply too good in the Australian Open final, but she was happy to have tested herself against the best.
Adrian Warren 10:10pm NSW and Australian rugby league star Paul Gallen has stretched his unbeaten professional boxing record to three fights with a points win in Sydney.
Steve Larkin 10:39pm Australia downed South Korea 2-1 in extra-time in the Asian Cup final on Saturday night in Sydney.
Roger Vaughan 10:06pm Australian cyclist Jack Bobridge has fallen two laps, or 500m, short of breaking the prestigious world hour record.
Rob Forsaith 7:46pm Andy Murray says he will review footage of Novak Djokovic's semi-final win at the Australian Open, having made an effort to tune out during the match.
7:22pm A day after leaving Western Sydney, defender Daniel Mullen has signed a four-month contract through to the end of the A-League season with Newcastle.
Laine Clark 6:49pm Returning retirees Matt King and Ken Nagas have had a memorable start to their Auckland Nines campaigns.
Darren Walton 5:06pm World No.1 Novak Djokovic says there's 'no clear favourite' for his Australian Open final showdown with Andy Murray at Melbourne Park.
6:52pm Defending Super Rugby champions the NSW Waratahs have scored 10 tries to two in their first trial of the year.
7:38pm New Zealand barely break a sweat in seeing off a rusty Pakistan by seven wickets in the first ODI at Wellington.
Roger Vaughan 3:57pm While much of the focus will be on Cadel Evans in his last professional race, Caleb Ewan could take the win.
Nick Campton 3:19pm Australian skipper Michael Clarke has hit back at speculation his campaign to get fit for the World Cup has created a rift between him and his teammates.
Laine Clark 6:48pm Canberra have snatched a stunning upset win over favourites the Warriors to turn the Auckland Nines on its head at Eden Park.
Jason Phelan 2:15pm World No.1 Novak Djokovic is the popular pick among Australian tennis legends to defeat Andy Murray in the Australian Open men's final.
1:01pm Western Sydney Wanderers foundation player Kwabena Appiah has left the A-League club after struggling for game time over the last three months.
Justin Chadwick 5:21pm Australia will welcome back star paceman Mitchell Johnson for Sunday's Tri-Series final against England at the WACA Ground.
Ben McKay 9:27am Melbourne City midfield man Aaron Mooy says there's no ill-feeling or extra spice in his first A-League match against old side Western Sydney Wanderers.
Paul Johnson and Vince Rugari 9:24am Newcastle Jets players are reportedly being encouraged to return to training this weekend despite being sacked by owner Nathan Tinkler.
Darren Walton 10:27pm World No.1 Serena Williams has beaten Maria Sharapova in straight sets to claim a record sixth Australian Open crown and 19th career grand slam title.
Justin Chadwick 7:01am India captain MS Dhoni says his team's confidence remains intact despite their winless tour of Australia.
Justin Chadwick 6:11am Half-centuries to Jos Buttler and James Taylor have lifted England to a hard-fought win over India in theirs one-day clash at the WACA Ground.
Steve Larkin 6:05am Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou says he's proud of the impact the Asian Cup is having on football in Australia.
Roger Vaughan 5:49am Jack Bobridge will try to break cycling's hour record on Saturday night in the midst of a massive weekend for the sport in Victoria.
Rob Forsaith 5:26am Victorian Jake Delaney and Marc Polmans of NSW win the boys' doubles title at the Australian Open tennis.
Graham Dunbar 5:12am Former star player Luis Figo, Dutch boss Michael van Praag and FIFA VP Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan seeking election as head of world football.
Tales Azzoni 4:18am Overspending for the FIFA World Cup costs Brazil an IndyCar race scheduled for March 8 as the government struggles with financial trouble.
Ian Laybourn 2:20am English rugby league officials wants to earn respect from Australia in the coming World Club Series.
Steve Douglas 1:08am It's been three years since Glasgow giants Celtic and Rangers met on a football pitch and fans are warming their old hatreds for a League Cup semi-final.
Rob Forsaith 11:37pm Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka served up another memorable five-setter at the Australian Open, with top seed Djokovic winning the semi-final.
Chris Pike 5:26am James Magnussen and Cate Campbell have opened 2015 with strong individual wins at the Aquatic Super Series in Perth.