Australia had the wobbles against some high-quality Sri Lankan spin bowling but they still hold the upper hand in the first Test in Kandy.
Parramatta forward Manu Ma'u will miss one match after failing in his bid to contest a dangerous-throw charge at the judiciary.
Two finals-bound sides at different ends of the emotional roller-coaster; Geelong and the Western Bulldogs.
Coach Trent Robinson says the Roosters aren't simply interested in spoiling the finals hopes of their NRL rivals.
Six-time NBA All-Star Amar'e Stoudemire returned to the New York Knicks on a one-day contract to end his career.
More females than males will represent Australia at a summer Olympic Games for the first time in Rio.
England cricket coach Trevor Bayliss says the expected loss of allrounder Ben Stokes from the third Pakistan Test has left a bit of a hole in the team.
Western Bulldogs captain Bob Murphy says the aftermath to Saturday night's match was unlike anything he had experienced in his AFL career.
The depth of Sydney's ruck stocks will be tested with Callum Sinclair joining Kurt Tippett on the club's injury list.
North Melbourne have broken the 45,000 mark in membership, a few days before Brent Harvey breaks the AFL games record.
Moana Hope made an immediate impact when the AFL announced the 16 marquee players for the inaugural women's league.
Javid Bowen will be out to make a name for himself lining up against Melbourne flyer Marika Koroibete in North Queensland's Saturday night top three NRL clash.
The head coach of Super League promotion hopefuls Leigh claims Jarryd Hayne was very close to signing for the club on a short-term deal.
North Queensland back-rower Gavin Cooper has backed Michael Morgan to step up in Johnathan Thurston's absence.
Barcelona have completed the signing of Portugal international midfielder Andre Gomes from La Liga rivals Valencia.
Socceroos defender Brad Smith has completed his move to Bournemouth from EPL rivals Liverpool in a deal worth $10.5 million.
Former German soccer president and FIFA council member Wolfgang Niersbach says he will appeal against his one-year ban over the 2006 World Cup.
The English Football Association says FA Cup teams next season will be allowed to field a fourth substitute in extra time from the quarter-finals onwards.
The Broncos have gone from being premiership favourites to fringe outsiders, and things are not getting any easier.
The Saints are the big climbers this week as they continue their march towards an unlikely finals berth.
Wests Tigers veteran doesn't seem to understand the meaning of "shut up" and leads this week's NRL heroes and goats.
There's plenty of jostling for position at the top of the ladder and more of what we learned from round 18