Daniel Lane 12:31 AM The Sydney Sixers' legendary pace bowler Brett Lee was forced to dig deep for the final time of his illustrious career when he was called upon to tame the Perth Scorchers in the final over of Wednesday night's Big Bash League grand final at Canberra and he almost worked a miracle.
2:39 PM The Melbourne Renegades have parted ways with head coach Simon Helmot.
Daniel Lane 1:19 PM Brett Lee, 38 and with 310 Test wickets to his name, realised during his last training session with the Sydney Sixers that he'd still need to prove himself in Wednesday night's Big Bash League grand final.
Bryan Pratt 3:12 PM Anglers all rejoiced on a productive Australia day long weekend.
David Polkinghorne Canberra get ready to rumble - Australian women's sprinting heavyweights Melissa Breen and Sally Pearson are preparing to do battle in the nation's capital again at the AIS track on February 7.
Linda Pearce 5:39 PM Pat Rafter has stepped down as Australian Davis Cup captain, with Lleyton Hewitt anointed as his long-term successor.
Claire Siracusa 5:09 PM Follow our live coverage of the second semi-final as Americans Serena Williams and Madison Keys go head-to-head on Rod Laver Arena.
Paul Johnson 5:38 PM It's a case of winning the battle of the Middle East for Iraq and the United Arab Emirates when they take the pitch for the Asian Cup third/fourth place play-off at Hunter Stadium on Friday.
Michael Lynch 5:10 PM They say you don't know what you have got until it's gone. That certainly wasn't the case when Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou got the devastating news early last year that Robbie Kruse needed a knee reconstruction and would miss the World Cup.
Michael Chammas 4:46 PM There's still another five weeks before the opening game of the year, but Shaun Johnson and Greg Inglis officially launched the start of the 2015 NRL season in Auckland on Thursday night.
Steve Mascord 8:44 PM In the mid-1980s, spotty me opened up Rugby League Week and came across an article by the venerable Tony Durkin. "Brisbane Broncos!" the headline screamed, and it trumpeted the idea of a Brisbane team entering the Sydney premiership.
Vince Rugari 2:22 PM Karmichael Hunt has been named to make his first appearance in a Queensland Reds jersey in Saturday's trial against the Melbourne Rebels in Cairns.
The Perth Scorchers and the Sydney Sixers clash at Manuka Oval in the final of the T20 Big Bash League.
All the action from one of the most incredible Asian Cup games ever.
Dominic Bossi previews the final day of Asian Cup quarter-finals.