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Three-time world surfing champion Mick Fanning remains unsure how long his competition return will last.
Smaller squad numbers are set to create more opportunities for players waiting in the wings to break into Super Netball.
Perth captain Damian Martin says if the Wildcats can win this season's Championship, it will be the most special title of his NBL career.
Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has turned his back on a fight with Australian Jeff Horn after confirming talks are under way with Amir Khan.
Andrew Bogut may be headed for an NBA trade move after being excused from Dallas Mavericks training.
NBL club Melbourne United have sacked coach Dean Demopoulos.
Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown says he wants to see his rookie Australian star player play this NBA season and should learn more after a scan tomorrow.
After months of speculation, Australian cycling team Orica-Scott have confirmed the programs for their three Grand Tour contenders.
The 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership has been launched at Martin Place, check out all of the action.
Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright says there's a deep respect behind the trash-talk between his NBL side and the Illawarra Hawks.
Off-season recruits George Smith, Quade Cooper, Scott Higginbotham and Stephen Moore have all been named to start in Queensland's Super Rugby season opener.
The Reds have names a strong 23-man squad for their season opener against the Sharks at Suncorp Stadium. The Queenslanders will look to put recent disappointing season to bed as 2017 Super Rugby season kicks-off.
Manny Pacquiao's adviser says Jeff Horn is one of a number of boxing candidates for the Filipino's next fight.
Former Victorian premier Steve Bracks is Cycling Australia's new chairman and is pledging to achieve more unity in the sport.
Tuck's Tips is back for 2017! Check out how each Aussie Conference franchise is shaping up and how Tuck see's the results falling in round one.
Olympian Grant Hackett has thanked his family for their support after his arrest last week and says he's preparing to seek help for his mental health issues.
NSW Swifts shooter Sam Wallace says her unheralded Super Netball side are ready to prove people wrong again.
Watch the new campaign for the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership
Surfer Owen Wright has won his opening heat in a qualifying series, competing for the first time since suffering a head injury in 2015.
The Cairns Taipans know where they have to improve - and that's to become a force on the boards at both ends of the floor.
When it comes to mountain bike racing, there are few disciplines which offer a risk/reward ratio as savage as urban DH. With the Red Bull Valparaíso Cerro Abajo course cobbled together from residential hillsides, riders are forced to hunt for seconds off the clock amidst the rooftops and stairways of everyday life.
Their season may not have been one of dominance but the Perth Wildcats have found their mojo and are on track for yet another crack at an NBL title.
The Perth Wildcats will get the chance to defend their NBL title after sending Cairns packing in a semi-final series sweep.
Competitive surfing’s young phenom Caroline Marks is determined to become the best surfer she can be, buoyed by seventeen overall national titles and multiple international crowns… and she’s just getting started. She’s a helluva strong surfer who comes from an even stronger family.
After claiming the World Cup title a day earlier, Australian mogul skier Britt Cox has increased her lead in the rankings in Japan.
The long-suffering Thunderbirds will hit the Swifts with energy and a new-found ability to close out wins this weekend.
360: Dance the night away
Sydney will play defending WNBL premiers Townsville in the best-of-three semis with Dandenong playing Perth in the other series after edging them for second.
Unsung guard Mitch Norton scored a season-high 17 points in Illawarra's 100-94 semi-final victory over minor premiers Adelaide on Sunday in Wollongong.
Wide World of Sports commentators use the Windows 10 Analyser to look at how Australia conspired to lose the second T20I against Sri Lanka
West Coast Fever have given up a seven-goal three-quarter-time lead and lost their Super Netball clash with the Thunderbirds in Adelaide.
The Perth Wildcats can book a spot in the NBL grand final with victory over Cairns in game two of their semi-final series at Perth Arena on Monday night.
The third and final T20 between Sri Lanka and Australia gets underway in Adelaide
Australia's Britt Cox has won her sixth World Cup moguls skiing gold medal from eight events this season, triumphing in Japan.
The Melbourne Vixens have defeated the Collingwood Magpies 58-55 in Super Netball.
The New Zealand White Ferns thrashed Australia to secure a 2-1 series victory in the T20s
The SA government has given $275,000 to the Adelaide Crows women's AFL team to grow grassroots footy.
Laura Clemesha earmarked herself as a Firebird for the future in filling in for pregnant Laura Geitz during the 56-56 draw with Sunshine Coast.
George Smith will make his long-awaited return to Super Rugby when he lines up for the Reds against the Sharks at Suncorp Stadium in round one.
NSW Swifts coach Rob Wright says having much of his team farmed out to the rest of the new Super Netball competition is a good opportunity for others.
The Queensland Firebirds and the Sunshine Coast Lightning have played a 56-56 draw in their season opening Super Netball clash in Brisbane
The Southern Stars and White Ferns get ready for the third and final T20 in Adelaide
Five current Australian internationals in the side couldn't stop Collingwood going down to the Melbourne Vixens in the opening round of Super Netball.
The new Super Netball competition has begun with Giants Netball coming from behind for a 58-53 win over the NSW Swifts in Sydney.
The Perth Wildcats will head back home to Western Australia with their confidence high after dismantling Cairns in game one of their playoff series.
Surfer Owen Wright, brother of world champion Tyler, has been cleared to return to competitive surfing more than a year after suffering a serious head injury.
Melbourne Vixens defender Jo Weston says her team's defence can stop Super Netball competition favourites Collingwood in their round-one clash.
Rob Beveridge says Jerome Randle let himself down with his anti-Hawks tirade but the emotional Sixers star still has Joey Wright's full support.
Grant Hackett's meltdown in public over the past week has exposed what some believe is a widespread mental health issue with elite swimmers in Australia.
Adelaide has snapped a run of recent outs to thump the Hawks in Game one of the NBL semi-finals series against the Hawks.
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving have put on an NBA clinic as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Indiana Pacers 113-104.
The Cairns Taipans have home-court advantage during their NBL semi-final series, but the Wildcats are confident of causing an upset in enemy territory.
Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander says trans-Tasman Tests will be among the beneficiaries of Super Netball.
We breakdown the key players and questions ahead of the NBL playoffs.
Australian Ben Simmons will make his NBA debut within two months, according to Philadelphia coach Brett Brown.
Carbon levels in the Swan River are about 100 times higher than normal after recent flooding, and scientists think it could take six months for it to reset.
Having won the X Games snowboard halfpipe, Australian Scotty James has designs on consistently being the best.
Reigning NBA champions Cleveland have beaten Minnesota, while the Chicago Bulls have defeated the Toronto Raptors.
Collingwood face a challenge to gel Test stars for netball success says former keeper Liz Ellis.
Track cycling star Shane Perkins has switched his allegiance from Australia to Russia.
Perth Wildcats coach Trevor Gleeson says his team are full of confidence heading into their NBL semi-final opener with Cairns.
Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright says a pre-season shock led to his team's transformation to potential NBL champions.
The revamped National Basketball League is keen to expand into Asia and add new teams within the next two years as it seeks to build on record attendances.
Cameron Pilley and Ryan Cuskelly have been eliminated from the Cambridge Squash Cup in Ontario, beaten by Egyptians Karim Abdel Gawad and Tarek Momen.
The Perth Wildcats are eyeing an eighth NBL crown after scraping into the finals.
The rise of the AFLW competition won't derail Australia's new and improved netball competition, says Collingwood captain Madi Robinson.
Australian four-time Winter Olympian Lydia Lassila looks on track for another Games but she's concerned about the direction in which aerial skiing is headed.
Adelaide 36ers star Jerome Randle has labelled NBL semi-final opponents Illawarra a dirty team who 'fight first and play basketball second'.
AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan will establish a working group to fix the financial dramas of an under siege NT club from a remote island community.
The company in charge of organising Jeff Horn's bout with WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao say they have been assured Brisbane is still the best option.
Mick Fanning will return to the World Surf League at the season-opening Gold Coast meet, while Owen Wright is awaiting a medical clearance.
Sydney Kings stars Brad Newley and Jason Cadee are to take up short-term deals to play in the Greek basketball league in the NBL off-season.
Jerome Randle was named the NBL's MVP on Monday night, while Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright was amongst the club's other award winners.
The New York Knicks have beaten the San Antonio Spurs 94-90 in the NBA, on a day which also yielded wins for Minnesota, Detroit and Sacramento.
Two men who live-streamed a blockbuster boxing bout on Facebook won't be sued by Foxtel but have been forced to issue public apologies.
A look at the eight Australian clubs in the revamped Super Netball competition.
It's out with the old and in with the new for Super Netball.
Australian tenpin bowler Jason Belmonte has ended a lean run on the Professional Bowling Association tour by winning the Players Championship in Columbus.
Queensland Firebirds centre Mahalia Cassidy's netball season is over before it even started after scans confirmed she ruptured an anterior cruciate ligament.
Anthony Mundine wants a rematch with Danny Green in Perth following his controversial recent loss to his fierce rival in Adelaide.
Changes are likely at Melbourne United after the Perth Wildcats' win over Sydney condemned Dean Demopoulos' side to an early NBL exit.
One-two for Australia in snowboard cross as dream run continues in winter sports.
Dandenong are in danger of missing the WNBL finals after they lost games in Townsville and Sydney within 24 hours of each other.
The NBL semi-finals series are set, with Adelaide to play Illawarra and Cairns to take on Perth in the best-of-three format in the coming fortnight.
The Perth Wildcats are back in the NBL finals for an incredible 31st straight time after a narrow win over Melbourne United.
Perth have defeated Melbourne 96-94 to qualify for the NBL finals series alongside Adelaide, Cairns and Illawarra.
Oklahoma Thunder fans booed but Kevin Durant had the last say as he led the Golden State Warriors to a big NBA win over his former team.
Moguls skier Britt Cox has claimed her fifth win in seven World Cup events to become one of Australia's best hopes of Winter Olympic gold next year.
Illawarra are into the NBL semi-finals and after a slow start to the season franchise player AJ Ogilvy is looking like the man who could take them a long way.
Coach Aaron Fearne says his team resembles the Cairns outfit that made the club's first-ever grand final appearance six years ago.
The Taipans have hit the NBL finals in red-hot form after knocking off the top-ranked 36ers in Adelaide for the second time in 48 hours.
The Illawarra Hawks have booked an NBL finals berth with a 27-point drubbing of the Brisbane Bullets.
Breakers young gun Finn Delany has revealed himself to be a big-game player, nabbing 13 points and nine rebounds in his side's NBL win over Melbourne.
The Perth Wildcats have knocked the Sydney Kings out of the race for a finals berth, with a 101-74 win at the Perth Arena.
The Breakers have kept their NBL playoff hopes alive with a 88-70 final-round victory over Melbourne United in Auckland.
Laidback Dane Nicole Broch Larsen needs a caddie for the Victorian Open's last two rounds at 13th Beach golf links.
James Harden has led the way for Houston as the Rockets defeated Charlotte 107-95 in the NBA.
The NRL has reportedly rejected Manly's plea for the retiring Brett Stewart not to be counted in the 2017 salary cap.
Cairns travel to Adelaide knowing a win against Adelaide on Saturday can secure a finals berth.
Illawarra need only beat last-placed Brisbane to reach the NBL finals, but coach Rob Beveridge insists it won't be easy as it sounds.
A four-point victory over an Adelaide side assured of top spot means the Taipans must win against the same opposition away from home on Saturday.
Newly signed Newcastle NRL forward Anthony Tupou sees himself as an impact player who can come off the bench.
Defending NBA champions the Cleveland Cavaliers have beaten Indiana 132-117, as a former NY Knicks player got in trouble with the law.
The Perth Wildcats will make a last-ditch attempt to allow vice-captain Greg Hire to play in their key final-round clash with the Sydney Kings.
A year out from the Winter Olympics, Australia is having a golden run in alpine sports - but can the athletes dare to challenge the summer stars?
A Broncos coach told Adam Gotsis to take just one week off in the off-season and then hit the gym and "lift like there was no tomorrow".
Anthony Mundine's controversial points decision loss to Danny Green in Adelaide has prompted the boxer to lodge an official appeal, according to reports.
The Houston Rockets have beaten the Orlando Magic 128-104 in the NBA, with James Harden scoring 25 points.
ASADA boss Ben McDevitt will quit in May following three years in the job which included overseeing the Essendon supplements saga.
LeBron James fouled out but not before forcing overtime as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Washington Wizards in an NBA clash with playoffs overtones.
Every game of the NBL's final round will matter with head-to-head records likely to decide the final spots in the competition's finals series.
Six teams will fight for the final three NBL playoffs spots in the final round of the competition.
NBL import Akil Mitchell will return to the United States for further treatment on his eye, after it fell out of its socket mid-game last month.
Consecutive wins have kept Melbourne United on track for NBL semi-final berth.
Renold Quinlan will target more fights in the UK, despite losing his IBO super-middleweight title to Chris Eubank Jr, says his manager Matt Rose.
Australian Federal Police has confirmed one of its members has been shot in an firearms incident at its Melbourne's headquarters.
A man was repeatedly kicked in the head and face in a brawl during a five-a-side soccer game in Perth's north, leaving him hospitalised with a broken jaw.
Star shooter Romelda Aiken says perennial powerhouses Queensland Firebirds are revelling in a low profile ahead of the inaugural Super Netball season.
New England quarterback Tom Brady has been named Super Bowl MVP after leading the Patriots to a 34-28 overtime win.
Adelaide 36ers coach Joey Wright has been fined $2500 by the NBL after he made claims he had been racially abused by a referee six seasons ago.
The world champion Diamonds were forced to work until the last seconds of their final clash against England to retain the Quad Series trophy.
There's been major interest in volunteer spots for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, with nominations open from Monday morning.
While this Australian trip featured no wins for himself, Chris Froome declared it another success.
Seven teams still remain a chance of winning the NBL title with one round remaining, however only Adelaide are assured of a spot in the playoffs.
Chris Froome's Sky teammate Ian Stannard won the last stage of the Herald Sun Tour as Australian Damian Howson took the overall title.
Belle Brockhoff won a snowboard cross World Cup in Bulgaria to top the standings as Australia go from strength to strength a year out from the Winter Olympics.
British boxer Chris Eubank Jr has beaten Australia's Renold Quinlan in their IBO super-middleweight fight in London.
Andrew Gaze is among six coaches who will have to wait until the final week of the regular NBL season to learn his finals destiny.
The NBL says a referee Adelaide coach Joey Wright has accused of previous racism has never been found guilty of such an offence.
Australian cable TV giant Foxtel is set take legal action against people who streamed their exclusive boxing broadcast live on Facebook.
Anthony Mundine has suggested he may appeal the result of his controversial rematch with Danny Green and also labelled his opponent a "bitch".
Melbourne United have kept their NBL season alive with a 89-76 road win over the Sydney Kings.
Adelaide coach Joey Wright has been sensationally thrown out of the arena during his 36ers' nail-biting 87-88 NBL loss to the New Zealand Breakers.
Australian aerial skiier Lydia Lassila has escalated her buildup to next year's Winter Olympics with a World Cup gold medal.
The US's Travis McCabe has survived two crashes in the last 5km to win stage three of the Herald Sun Tour, while Australia's Damien Howson retains overall lead.
Five players who produced the goods on day one of the NRL Auckland Nines tournament.
Warriors assistant coach Steve McNamara was unapologetic about resting a host of stars as the side fell out of the Nines.
Warriors NRL legend Ruben Wiki has made it through his first competitive rugby league match since 2008, aged 44.
Kiwi boxing world champion Joseph Parker will get the first chance to defend his WBO title in Auckland.
Brisbane remain rooted to the foot of the table and had a number of key players missing but Bullets coach Andrej Lemanis did not expect what he saw in Perth.
Australian IBO super-middleweight champion Renold Quinlan has dismissed last-minute efforts at mind games from Chris Eubank Jr ahead of their fight in London.
The NBL playoffs are just around the corner and the Perth Wildcats are just starting to hit peak form.
Danny Green says he's surprised one judge gave him victory over Anthony Mundine by eight points in Friday night's controversial bout in Adelaide.
Cairns coach Aaron Fearne was baffled by the Taipans' first half in Friday night's 17-point loss to the Illawarra Hawks in Wollongong.
The Perth Wildcats have climbed to third on the NBL ladder with a rousing win over the Brisbane Bullets.
Anthony Mundine says he was robbed by judges who declared Danny Green the winner of their Friday night fight.
Wallabies and Queensland Reds star Quade Cooper won his third fight as a professional boxer in Adelaide on Friday night.
Rotnei Clarke starred with 19 points in the Illawarra Hawks' 17-point thrashing of the Cairns Taipans in Wollongong.
Australian Damien Howson has retained his overall lead in the Herald Sun Tour despite a puncture, with British cyclist Luke Rowe winning stage two.
Tom Brady hopes his mother will be in the stands on Super Bowl Sunday despite dealing with an undisclosed health issue.
Australia's Renold Quinlan makes the first defence of his IBO super-middleweight crown against highly-rated Englishman Chris Eubank Jr in London on Saturday.
Four Australians hit the court in the Utah-Milwaukee NBA match but it was Thon Maker who shone brightest in a losing side.
Rugby union star Quade Cooper says he's excited about his third professional boxing bout on the undercard of the Green-Mundine fight on Friday night.
Danny Green reckons his power will win their Adelaide fight, while Anthony Mundine says his speed will prevail.
Australia's last Olympic road cycling gold medallist believes the course she has helped design for the 2018 Commonwealth Games will suit the home team's riders.
Tale of the tape for Anthony Mundine versus Danny Green
Centre Shannon Francois says the Silver Ferns are determined to burst from the blocks in their Quad Series Test against England in Liverpool.
Australian cyclist Damien Howson has upstaged teammate Esteban Chaves and Chris Froome to take the overall lead in the Herald Sun Tour.
Reports of a tiger shark circling beaches south of Perth are on the increase, with authorities considering closing down beaches temporarily.
San Antonio Spurs have beaten Oklahoma City Thunder 108-94 in the NBA and Washington Wizards have beaten New York Knicks 117-101.
South Sydney coach Michael Maguire says prop George Burgess has put his injury problems of 2016 behind him.
Anthony Mundine says he'll prove his boxing greatness by beating Danny Green in Friday night's grudge bout in Adelaide.
Australia's Diamonds remain undefeated in the international netball quad series after beating South Africa.
UFC president Dana White doesn't think fight fans will see Ronda Rousey in the Octagon again.
Dutch sprinter Danny van Poppel has won the prologue time trial on day one of the Herald Sun Tour.