7:34 AM English Premier League strugglers Sunderland have sacked Adam Johnson in the wake of the midfielder pleading guilty to two child sex offences.
Zac Lowe 8:10 PM Josh Papalii believes Queensland Origin players have a right to feel let down by eight players who broke a curfew.
Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has poured cold water on speculation he is positioning himself for a return to the international arena.
Dominic Bossi 5:37 PM It wasn't easy being a Keogh in Perth last April.
Phil Lutton 6:01 PM The NRL enters a new era of refereeing on Saturday night but the coaching great and Australian captain have advised against expecting miracles.
Chris Dutton 2:41 PM Albert Anae isn't horsing around when he says he wants to use his first ACT Brumbies season to help launch him back into Australian gold.
9:27 AM Duncan Taylor will start at centre for Scotland against Wales in the Six Nations on Saturday, the only change to coach Vern Cotter's starting line-up that lost their opener to England.
Staff reporters 9:07 PM Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge has come out in strong support of the Essendon 34 and in particular Dyson Heppell, describing him as the player he most feels for.
Alex Paull, Footy Prophet 6:10 PM The Right, wRong, Regrettable and Ridiculous of the AFL world on the eve of the NAB Challenge.
Zac Lowe 6:24 PM Adam Tett will take the field against Weston Creek this weekend for his 100th match, but he is adamant that his only focus is winning the match.
Clarke to play for Wests against Randwick Petersham next week.
Tournament underdogs Parramatta have started the year in style.
The Warriors were facing an early exit until Shaun Johnson arrived.