With Lionel Messi absent from Barcelona in a lengthy injury lay-off, Spanish media have been forced to talk about his contract rather than his football.
5:51 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Women tennis players will get a fourth warm-up event for Wimbledon from 2015 with a grasscourt tournament to be added at Nottingham.
5:32 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Shoes worn by Chicago Bulls star Michael Jordan in the 1997 NBA Finals have sold at auction for more than $A115,000.
5:29 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
A second lay day has been called at the season-ending Pipe Masters, delaying Mick Fanning's bid to win his third world surfing title.
5:15 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Australian paceman Ryan Harris is battling a sore knee, but has bowled strongly in the nets to suggest he'll play in the third Test against England.
5:04 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
India's cricketers believe they learned plenty from their loss in the one-day series in South Africa to do better in the Test series beginning December 18.
4:33 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Oxford have beaten Cambridge 33-15, a record-equalling fourth consecutive win in the 132nd varsity rugby match.
4:02 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
All four English teams have made the last 16 of the Champions League but only Manchester United and Chelsea won their groups.
3:37 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
The spot-fixing investigation in English football has forced Championship side Blackburn to send striker DJ Campbell on indefinite leave.
2:44 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
German football is celebrating a first with all four Bundesliga teams qualifying for the last-16 phase of the Champions League.
2:39 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013