The third season of the Big Bash League begins on Friday, but two of the competition's biggest names will be absent this year.
9:09 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
The Los Angeles Lakers have suffered another setback with point guard Steve Blake ruled out for at least six weeks with an elbow injury.
9:06 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Seattle Seahawks NFL quarterback Russell Wilson has been picked up by Major League Baseball's Texas Rangers in the winter draft.
8:58 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Grand National winner Auroras Encore is on target to make his return to racing at Wetherby's two-day festival.
8:25 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Former World No.1 golfer Greg Norman believes he would have beaten Tiger Woods if both were in their prime, saying modern equipment isn't everything.
8:01 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Swansea have reached the last 32 of the Europa League despite losing 1-0 to St Gallen in Switzerland.
7:56 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Henri Lloyd has consolidated her lead in the Clipper Round the World yacht event by winning the 2150 nautical mile leg from Albany to Sydney.
7:25 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Spanish champions Barcelona have signed a deal with Intel that will see the technology giant's logo printed on the inside of their jersey.
7:10 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is expected to miss at least five Premier League games due to a hamstring injury.
7:01 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013
V8 LOWDOWN: It was another record-breaking year as Red Bull Racing again finished first and second in the drivers' championship
7:00 AM - Fri, 13 Dec 2013