French Open: Mirjana Lucic-Baroni delivers first big Open shock

Darren Walton She's been to hell and back and now Mirjana Lucic-Baroni is in tennis heaven after dumping third seed Simona Halep from the French Open in the tournament's biggest upset yet.

FIFA, Australia and the missing $500k

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Why did the Football Federation of Australia hand over $500,000 to a corrupt FIFA executive? And where did the money go? Nick McKenzie reports on Australia's own soccer scandal.

Spurs land in Sydney

Striker Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspurs greeted by fans waiting at Sydney's international airport for there team to arrive prior to the game against Sydney FC.Photography Brendan Esposito Smh,sport/news,28th,May,2015DQoNCg0KU2VudCBmcm9tIG15IGlQYWQIMG_0018.jpgClick to play video

Tottenham Hotspur are welcome by fans at Sydney airport. The EPL side are scheduled to play Sydney FC on Saturday.

Gus Gould: NSW needs a dominant leader

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 27:  Daniel Tupou of the Blues (2nd R) reacts after a Maroons try during game one of the State of Origin series between the New South Wales Blues and the Queensland Maroons at ANZ Stadium on May 27, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)Click to play video

Phil Gould Phil Gould calls on Laurie Daley to decide who's the boss of NSW for the next State of Origin.

Can Waratahs overcome stifling Lions?

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The Tahs will face one of their toughest opponents this weekend with only three weeks left of the regular season.

Spurs arrive in Sydney

Fans of Tottenham Hotspur welcome the EPL team who have landed in Australia and are scheduled to play Sydney FC on Saturday.

New Carlton coach admits 'very minimal expectations'

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Questioned ahead of his sides flight to Sydney to face the Swans, Mick Malhouse's replacement, John Barker, says Carlton have a 'heady' task ahead of them.

Contador holds lead at home

Spain's Alberto Contador smilesbefore the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race from Tirano to Lugano, Switzerland, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Alberto Contador maintained his grip on the overall lead of the Giro d'Italia, while Sacha Modolo won a bunch sprint at the end of the 17th stage for his second victory in this year's race. (Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP)Click to play video

Rupert Guinness Alberto Contador retains the overall leaders jersey in Lugano, as Sacha Modolo wins the 17th stage of Giro d'Italia. Rupert Guinness reports.

Netball: Diamonds re-sign head coach Lisa Alexander for another four years

Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander.

Linda Pearce Gold medal success at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games has helped to secure another four-year term for Diamonds' head coach Lisa Alexander.

FIFA corruption scandal: Who are the officials involved?

FIFA President Sepp Blatter gestures as he attends a news conference after a meeting of the FIFA executive committee in Zurich in this September 26, 2014 file picture. Swiss authorities have opened criminal proceedings against individuals on suspicion of mismanagement and money laundering related to the allocation of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA soccer World Cups in Russia and Qatar.  Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann/Files

Here is the indicted FIFA officials fit into the heirarchy of one of the most powerful groups in world sport.

FIFA corruption arrests: Australia's $500,000 payment to Jack Warner under scrutiny

Sepp Blatter.

Nick McKenzie, Richard Baker US investigators behind the FIFA corruption probe have examined a $500,000 stadium redevelopment payment Australia's football federation made to the bank account of allegedly corrupt FIFA executive...

FIFA corruption arrests: Wide-ranging probe goes right to heart of the game

CONCACAF secretary general Chuck Blazer.

Ben Rumsby Why is the FBI investigating FIFA? The FBI was revealed to be investigating FIFA shortly after Qatar was controversially awarded the 2022 World Cup at the expense of the United States.

Chuck Blazer: the corrupt official who could bring down FIFA

Former vice-president of CONCACAF, Chuck Blazer, has pleaded guilty to 10 charges.

Jere Longman Power broker earned the nickname Mr 10 Per Cent but when the FBI pulled him over in New York while riding on a motorised scooter, the world of FIFA was set to change.

Richie Porte's pain in early Giro d'Italia exit could pay in Tour de France

Italy's Sacha Modolo celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia.

Rupert Guinness LUGANO: The withdrawal of Richie Porte from the Giro d'Italia by his Sky team due to hip and knee injuries sustained from a crash in last Friday's stage could pay dividends for him and his British...

Europa League: Carlos Bacca double helps Sevilla clinch title

Sevilla retained their Europa League title to claim the trophy for a record fourth time with a 3-2 victory over plucky Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk thanks to Carlos Bacca's double in an exciting final.

FIFA corruption arrests: Darkest day? No, this is the brightest hour

FIFA President Sepp Blatter

Oliver Brown FBI's staggering list of charges against FIFA must finally bring to an end odious culture of corruption that stretches back more than two decades and is noblest gift America could have given...

Is this the end of Sepp Blatter, the most toxic figure in sport world

FIFA President Sepp Blatter reacts during a news conference after being re-elected for a fourth term as president of world soccer's governing body during the 61st FIFA congress at the Hallenstadion in Zurich June 1, 2011. Swiss authorities have opened criminal proceedings against individuals on suspicion of mismanagement and money laundering related to the allocation of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA soccer World Cups in Russia and Qatar.   REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Jim White The FBI and Swiss law will be the toughest opponents Blatter has faced in 17 years at the top of FIFA which have made him sport's most toxic figure, writes Jim White.

Giro d'Italia: Contador still in the pink

Italy's Sacha Modolo celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race from Tirano to Lugano, Switzerland, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Alberto Contador maintained his grip on the overall lead of the Giro d'Italia, while Sacha Modolo won a bunch sprint at the end of the 17th stage for his second victory in this year's race. (Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP)Click to play video

Alberto Contador still leads the Giro d'Italia as Orica-GreenEDGE plan to attack in the mountains, report Rupert Guinness.

FIFA arrests rock world football

In this picture taken from a cell phone video, hotel employees hold a blanket to hide the identity of a person led out of a side entrance of the Baur au Lac hotel to a waiting car in Zurich, Switzerland, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Several soccer officials were arrested and detained by Swiss police on Wednesday pending extradition at the request of U.S. authorities after a raid in the luxury hotel. The case involves bribes Click to play video

World's biggest sport is plunged into turmoil as US and Swiss authorities probe the activities of the game's powerful governing body, FIFA.

Fawad Ahmed strikes twice in West Indies tour match

Fawad Ahmed

Ed Jackson A pair of wickets helped boost Fawad Ahmed's Test chances but Australia have been made to work hard on day one of their tour match.