Ed Jackson 11:13 PM Gold Coast's NRL losing streak has come to an end with a 24-14 victory over Parramatta on Monday night.
Emma Stoney The ACT Brumbies are setting up a rugby program at Arizona State to lure untapped NFL talent.
Brad Walter 8:13 PM The death of James Ackerman has convinced Sonny Bill Williams the shoulder charge should stay banned
Michael Carayannis 7:54 PM NRL referees will wear an Indigenous jersey for the first time as part of the game's Indigenous round of celebrations.
Rupert Guinness 6:58 PM They are not there yet, but Wallabies prop James Slipper believes the Australian scrum will be ready to show that they can take on the best in the World Cup.
Rupert Guinness 6:16 PM As Australian rugby has ducked and weaved its way through some terribly turbulent times, the one constant that has helped Israel Folau to stay on an upward trajectory in his career – and for the former NRL and AFL player to remain in union – has been his former Waratahs coach Michael Cheika.
Greg Baum 6:50 PM Although few were watching Michael Clarke's net session at Trent Bridge, everyone was on his case, and Clarke could not help but intuit it. The perceived descent of a great sportsman is unavoidably a ghoulish business.
Jesse Hogan 6:00 PM In his early 20s Mitch Johnson was fragile in body, as evidenced by having to quit cricket and become a delivery driver while his back was crocked. In his late 20s he was fragile in mind, as evidenced by the way English crowds rattled him with their incessant barracking of him in 2009.
Mark Ogden 6:00 PM Argentine winger was never truly at home from the moment he arrived at Old Trafford.
Jim White 5:33 PM Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is adamant Arsenal's competitiveness is not being undermined by an obsession with selfies and washboard stomachs. Speaking after scoring the winning goal in Sunday's Community Shield, the England winger dismissed Roy Keane's criticism that this was as vain a bunch of players as he can remember.
Bryan Pratt 2:05 PM Anglers seeking a fishing fix and a feed of fresh fish have been deserting inland freshwater locations.
Jon Tuxworth Belconnen junior Chris Jansen has been selected in South Australia's state AFL combine.
One of last season's most consistent gallopers is set to make a reappearance at Flemington.
Chris Roots Stood-down trainer Sam Kavanagh has argued cobalt does not have an effect of raising red blood cells as would be expected if the drug had an EPO effect.
Australia head to Trent Bridge for the fourth Test starting Thursday.
An early 18-0 lead wasn't enough for the Raiders to secure the win.
North Queensland produced five unanswered second-half tries.
These two can play out a classic and this clash was no different.
Royals upset Queanbeyan Whites in the John I Dent Cup prelim final.