Craig Kerry 2:27 PM Newcastle will welcome back several key players for Friday night's clash against the Raiders in Canberra.
Georgina Robinson 2:36 PM The Australian Rugby Union is facing tough decisions over the future of second rower Kane Douglas, who is caught in a tug-of-war between the Wallabies and his Irish club Leinster ahead of the World Cup.
Nathan Lyon 2:31 PM I will be forever indebted forever to Ryan Harris. Not only was he a great fast bowler, he is a great bloke.
Sebastian Hassett 11:35 AM Former Sydney FC and Central Coast Mariners winger Bernie Ibini has endured the worst imaginable to life with new Belgian club Club Brugge, breaking his fibula in a pre-season training accident.
Ishaan Tharoor 9:35 AM You would hope American soccer authorities would never tweet what the official account of the English national team did.
Adam Pengilly 1:52 PM The explosive cobalt inquiry involving Sam Kavanagh has taken another twist with high-ranking Australian Turf Club official Matt Rudolph issued a show cause notice for allegedly trying to persuade the embattled trainer to give change evidence he had given to stewards.
Hooker receives the nod ahead of incumbent skipper Michael Hooper, who has been named vice-captain along with Adam Ashley-Cooper.
USA claim the 2015 Women's World Cup with an emphatic 5-2 win over reigning champions Japan, including a brilliant long-range strike from Carli Lloyd to secure a first-half hat-trick.
Lance Franklin and Kurt Tippett will be back for round 15, but the Swans have lost Gary Rohan to a hamstring strain.
The West Belconnen Warriors take on the Gungahlin Bulls on a frosty Canberra day in local first grade rugby league.
The Monaro Panthers take on Tuggeranong United at Riverside Stadium in the Canberra National Premier League.
Sporting events across Australia pause to pay tribute to Adelaide Crows coach Phil Walsh, as fans gather at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday afternoon.
The Saints pull off a stunning 110-point thrashing of Essendon in Jobe Watson's 200th game.
Steve Matai and Jorge Taufua form a lethal left edge combination for the Sea Eagles, while Daly Cherry-Evans bags a try just days after being dropped from Origin.
After announcing his immediate retirement from all forms of cricket, Ryan Harris insists he has no regrets from his career.