10:05 AM Former Wallabies mentor Eddie Jones says it's "un-Australian" the national team are still without a coach, some 48 hours before they're due to fly to Europe.
Michael Carayannis 6:09 PM Stephen Kearney has identified Jesse Bromwich as the man to take it to a depleted Kangaroos outfit as rival teams prepare to take on a vulnerable Australian forward pack. Bromwich along with England skipper James Graham were arguably the form front-rowers of the competition. He'll start at prop alongside Adam Blair when the Kiwis play the Kangaroos on Saturday night.
Daniel Lane 6:06 PM After rejecting the NRL's richest deal to follow his NFL dream Jarryd Hayne was advised to learn the intricacies of American football via an eight-man, indoor version of the sport where team owners included members of rock groups Kiss and Motley Crue.
Dominic Bossi 6:18 PM Saudi Arabian club Al-Hilal are alleged to have failed to pay $1200 in outstanding ground hire fees owed to a suburban Sydney football club after reneging on a training deal at the last minute.
Caroline Wilson and Jesse Hogan 5:53 PM English Premier League champion Manchester City looms as a headline act in next July's marquee soccer tournament at the MCG.
Peter Hanlon 6:11 PM A horse owned by Sheikh Fahad winning a Geelong Cup with Craig Williams in the saddle is an ominous pointer to bigger things, but the aristocratic connections of Caravan Rolls On will most likely need their horse to do more to secure a chance to emulate Dunaden's Melbourne Cup triumph of 2011.
Peter Siddle insists Australia are fighting fit and ready for their first Test with Pakistan in Dubai.
Chelsea and Bayern Munich scored big wins while Manchester City suffered in a stunning comeback by CSKA Moscow.
Bethlehem Vengthlang FC midfielder Peter Biaksangzuala has died from severe spinal cord damage.
Tempers flare between the Junior Kangaroos and Junior Kiwis as the two sides come close to fighting during a pre-game haka.
Canberra United failed to take advantage of an early Michelle Heyman goal, losing 2-3 to Adelaide United at McKellar.
The Canberra Capitals went down the Sydney Flames at the AIS Arena on Saturday night.
The Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority has issued amended show-cause notices to 34 current and former Essendon players.
Jarryd Hayne has enjoyed an illustrious career since bursting onto the scene with Parramatta in 2006.
A solitary goal from Khalfan Ibrahim was enough to condemn the Socceroos to their first ever defeat to Qatar.