Canberra coach Ricky Stuart has delivered a warning to his players for 2016 and beyond.
Adrian Proszenko For all of the talk of Josh Papalii being spirited into the Queensland team as a 'Klemmer Killer', the real fireworks are likely to come from his battle with Paul Gallen.
Karen Hardy Israel Folau wasn't much older than the characters in his new series of children's books when he made his NRL debut.
David Polkinghorne 8:13 PM Henry Speight has been granted compassionate leave to return to Fiji following the death of his grandfather.
Ryan Harris 8:00 PM Once you get through Johnson you've got to get through Starc as well and then Hazlewood. Normally you can sit on one bowler in a side- the English won't be able to do that.
Andrew Wu 6:15 PM Pat Cummins is better prepared for his second coming in Test cricket than he was four years ago when he was thrown in the deep end as an 18-year-old rookie, says former Test seamer Geoff Lawson.
Sebastian Hassett 6:32 PM Having secured one of the most important pieces of their on-field puzzle with the midweek signing of Mitch Nichols, the Western Sydney Wanderers are determined to find what they believe is the final part – a goal-scoring striker.
12:27 PM FIFA president Sepp Blatter has claimed the presidents of both France and Germany applied political pressure before the 2018 and 2022 World Cups were awarded to Russia and Qatar.
4:51 PM Canberra's Adam Folkard and Nick Norton played pivotal roles to guide Australia into the semi-finals of the world softball championships on Sunday.
Adam Pengilly 7:00 PM Where there is smoke there is fire. In racing - more often than not - it is a raging inferno. Which is just about where punters should have lobbed their hard earned backing against most Sam Kavanagh-trained runners during January.
Gillon McLachlan responds to the publication of Harley Bennell pics.
Darren Lehmann has a number of selection headaches on his hands.
Carlton spoil Gold Coast's 100th match with a 34-point win.
Australia's World Cup has ended in the dying stages against Japan.