Sebastian Hassett 5:30 PM Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has revealed the scar of a misjudgment against the United Arab Emirates in an international tournament almost 12 years ago is his personal motivation for getting Australia past the Emirates in Tuesday night's Asian Cup semi-final in Newcastle.
8:01 AM Australia have enjoyed a seamless summer and still have an ace up their sleeve in the form of bowling talisman Mitchell Johnson.
9:42 PM Persistent rain washes out tri-series match between Australia and India in Sydney.
David Polkinghorne 6:32 PM Perth Scorchers quick Jason Behrendorff might be knocking on the door of the Australian team, but the man charged with returning Western Australia to a fast bowling production line feels he is still 12 to 18 months away from his best.
Chris Dutton 2:10 PM His mum can't confiscate his phone when he smashes racquets anymore, nor can she survive the tension of an epic match.
Michael Chammas 12:50 AM Serena Williams has reached the quarter-final of a grand slam for just the second time in her last five appearances at a major, setting up a showdown with last year's Australian Open runner-up, Dominika Cibulkova.
12:11 AM Novak Djokovic stayed on track for a fifth Australian Open title with a commanding victory over Gilles Muller on Monday night.
8:53 AM Robin van Persie admits he doesn't know if he will be offered a new contract when his deal expires with Manchester United.
8:20 AM Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists controversial striker Mario Balotelli does have a future at Anfield.
7:48 PM Chirpy halfback Chris Sandow will captain the Eels at this weekend's Auckland Nines tournament.
Vince Rugari 5:04 PM Quade Cooper believes his latest injury setback will not damage his bid for World Cup selection.
All the action from one of the most incredible Asian Cup games ever.
Dominic Bossi previews the final day of Asian Cup quarter-finals.