Lord Sebastian Coe has backed any potential Australian bid to host another Olympics and indicated Athletics Australia should go for a world championships.
Former Los Angeles Lakers NBA point guard Steve Blake has joined the Sydney Kings as a replacement import in the NBL.
Known as a defender, Kevin White top scored for the Illawarra Hawks against the Perth Wildcats on Friday night being more aggressive.
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr has been fined $US24,000 by the NFL for taking off his helmet during a touchdown celebration against Baltimore.
Cairns Taipans coach Aaron Fearne says his side's difficult schedule of on the road fixtures isn't an ideal way to start the NBL season.
Perth Wildcats have won three consecutive games but need to carefully monitor three key players ahead of Sunday's clash with Melbourne.
Australian welterweight star Jeff Horn wants his blockbuster world-title clash with American Errol Spence Jr to come sooner rather than later.
For the third game in a row, Perth Wildcats blew a big early lead but fought back to beat Ilawarra Hawks in a NBL thriller
Australian welterweight Jeff Horn has dispensed of German Rico Mueller on Friday night to set up a shot at a world title.
Adelaide thrashed Cairns in the NBL on Friday night, keeping the Taipans winless this season.
Sydney Kings are looking for a point guard after releasing import shooting guard Michael Bryson after just four NBL games.
The boss of Australian cycling team Orica-BikeExchange says the team has the riders to challenge for next year's Tour de France.
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