Samantha Lane

Melbourne players to wear Aboriginal colours in support of Adam Goodes

Samantha Lane, Exclusive Melbourne players will tape the three colours of the Aboriginal flag around their forearms this weekend in what they hope will be a strong, and eye-catching, message of support for Adam Goodes.

Big Orange on target for Melbourne Cup

Nick Robson Big Orange has teed himself up for a crack at the Melbourne Cup as he continued his improvement with a gutsy win in a three-way finish to the Goodwood Cup.

Siliva keen to make Canberra swansong count and lead Royals to decider

Liam Warren Siliva Siliva is heading into what could potentially be his final game in Canberra when he lines up for the Canberra Royals in their preliminary final against the Queanbeyan Whites on Saturday.

Michael Maguire 'a big fan' of Goodes

South Sydney Rabbitohs coach Michael Maguire shows his support for Swans footballer Adam Goodes and hopes the sporting community "recognises how great he actually is".

Friendly fire can't stop Ainslie's Ash Harris notching 150-game milestone

Liam Warren He counts himself lucky when it comes to injury, and a freak accident earlier this season hasn't stopped Ainslie midfielder Ash Harris from notching a milestone this weekend.

Ashes 2015: Australia's Dad's Army batting line-up looking too old, too slow

Struggling: Michael Clarke is battling to overcome a form slump with the bat.

Chris Barrett Jason Gillespie was only half serious when, in the lead-up to this Ashes series, he branded the Australians as 'Dad's Army'.

Ashes: Australia face defeat at Edgbaston

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As Australia stumble towards likely defeat in Birmingham, Greg Baum and Chris Barrett review what went so badly wrong for the visitors, and the implications for the rest of the series.

Australian Melissa Wu claims top five finish in diving

Australia's Melissa Wu finished fifth in the  10m platform final at the world championships.

Australian diving team captain Melissa Wu has claimed a top five finish in the 10-metre platform final behind North Korea's shock winner Hyang Kuk Kim at the world titles in Russia on Thursday night.

Ashes 2015: Weary Michael Clarke fast approaching his end

Australian skipper Michael Clarke.

Oliver Brown We are witnessing, by degrees, the ebbing away of Michael Clarke's compulsion to prove himself.

Ashes 2015: England must seek Trent Bridge coronation

England celebrate.

Michael Vaughan England now must have the mindset of winning the Ashes at Trent Bridge next week. Take the fifth Test at the Oval out of the equation. Make that a coronation.

Donald Trump gatecrashes the Women's British Open to declare 'I am the No. 1' presidential show

Donald Trump

James Corrigan In its 110-year history, Turnberry has been employed for other uses than golf; an airbase in the First World War, a hospital in the Second World War.

Ashes 2015: Back to the future in Birmingham

Mitch Johnson has no runs to play with.

Joe Aston Consider the Australian cricket unit that destroyed England in the home Ashes of 2013/14. Repeatedly, they were five wickets down for not many, and repeatedly, the score was salvaged by wicketkeeper...

Ashes 2015: Jimmy Anderson injury leaves England selectors with conundrum

Jimmy Anderson leaves the ground during day two of the 3rd Test.

Jesse Hogan Teammate Steve Finn says Jimmy Anderson could need some "magical medical healing" to be fit to play at his best ground for the fourth Test.

UFC 190: Soa Palelei prepares for Antonio Silva fight

Soa Palelei is preparing to fight  Antonio

Liam Ducey It sounds like something out of a Marvel blockbuster.

Date of Prime Minister's XI cricket match announced

Tony Abbott joins a team photograph with the PM's XI team ahead of January's match. The 2015-16 summer match has been brought forward to October.

The Prime Ministers XI will return to Canberra with a Friday night fixture in October against New Zealand.

Nick Riewoldt joins growing casualty list

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St Kilda's Nick Riewoldt is among a handful of key players ruled out of the Saints clash with Port Adelaide on Sunday.

Clarkson demands more discipline from Hawks

Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson aiming to eradicate off-the-ball incidents to ensure his men stay on the park, as the premiership favourites prepare to face Richmond on Friday night.

Preview: Mick Fanning on 60 Minutes

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Sneak peek of the upcoming Mick Fanning interview set to air Sunday night on 60 Minutes.

Ashes 2015: England on the brink of victory

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England is on the brink of a 2-1 lead in the Ashes after Steve Finn ripped through Australia.

Mick Fanning rattled by sight of fin during return to water

Rattled: Champion surfer Mick Fanning.

Rachel Olding He was shaken to his core by the now-infamous encounter with a shark at South Africa's Jervis Bay.