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Kiwi Reid extends West Ham contract  >  Football

All Whites skipper Winston Reid has nailed his colours to the West Ham mast for six more seasons.

Kyrgios sets up Nadal showdown in Ohio  >  Tennis

Nick Kyrgios is into the last eight of the Cincinnati Masters, where he will meet Rafael Nadal, after winning his rain-delayed clash with Ivo Karlovic.

Dragons vow to stay in hunt for NRL finals  >  Rugby League

St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor says he saw enough in their 24-12 NRL loss to Brisbane to convince him they could still grab a last-gasp finals spot.

Blair faces biggest decision of NRL career  >  Rugby League

Brisbane forward Adam Blair believes he faces the hardest decision of his NRL career as he weighs up leaving his beloved Broncos for a lucrative rival offer.

Bennett hails Milford's NRL form reversal  >  Rugby League

Wayne Bennett says Brisbane playmaker Anthony Milford is enjoying playing again not long after his NRL season was "on death row".

Souths expect to see Burgess again in 2017  >  Rugby League

South Sydney are confident an ongoing rib injury won't end Sam Burgess's season early, despite the injury ruling him out of the win over the Warriors.

Beaten Crows won't rest AFL players: Pyke  >  AFL

With a top-two finish in the bag, Adelaide coach Don Pyke has ruled out resting players ahead of the AFL finals.

Will Docker Johnson play on Tiger Rance?  >  AFL

Richmond will give their top-four hopes a big boost if they can beat Fremantle at Domain Stadium.

Saints left stunned by AFL loss to Demons  >  AFL

St Kilda ruckman Billy Longer says there are still positives to take from the club's AFL season despite the likelihood they will miss the finals.

Supercars brace for windy Sydney meet  >  Motor Sports

A wild weekend of wind in Sydney has the Supercars field on notice at Eastern Creek.

Lions desperate to avoid AFL wooden spoon  >  AFL

Brisbane coach Chris Fagan says his players have no desire to 'win' the AFL's wooden spoon, which would be the club's first since 1998.

Force axing will kill love of rugby in WA  >  Rugby Union

The Western Force will find out next week whether they will get the chance to appeal their Super Rugby axing in the NSW Supreme Court.

Mystery over All Blacks hotel 'bug'  >  Other Sports

Adrian Gard has been found not guilty of making up claims he found a bug in the All Blacks Sydney hotel with a magistrate saying anyone could have planted it.

Swans pip Crows in AFL thriller  >  AFL

Sydney have defeated Adelaide by three points in a Friday night AFL thriller.

Dragons dealt NRL finals blow  >  Rugby League

St George Illawarra need to win their final two games and rely on other results to remain in the top eight mix after their 24-12 loss to Brisbane.

Bad back could end Foran's Warriors stint  >  Rugby League

Kieran Foran will have to overcome a back injury to turn out for the Warriors in the final two rounds of the NRL season, before heading to Canterbury.

Johnston sent for scans as Souths run riot  >  Rugby League

South Sydney winger Alex Johnston scored a hat-trick in the Rabbitohs' 36-18 NRL win over the Warriors, but limped from the field late with a hamstring injury.

Alex Johnston's Souths party ends in pain  >  Rugby League    

South Sydney winger Alex Johnston scored a hat-trick in the Rabbitohs' 36-18 NRL win over the Warriors, but limped from the field late with a hamstring injury.

Peats launches defence of Henry  >  Rugby League    

Gold Coast hooker Nathan Peats has jumped to the defence of embattled coach Neil Henry.

Cats get midfield boost for Pies AFL clash  >  AFL    

Important Geelong midfielder Mitch Duncan returns to the AFL line-up against Collingwood after serving a one-match ban for striking.

Bugger as All Blacks captain in hook-up  >  Rugby Union    

All Blacks captain Kieran Read insists the bugging scandal that has dogged the world champions for a year won't affect them in Saturday's Bledisloe Cup opener.

Tigers debutant named for Freo AFL clash  >  AFL    

Richmond have swung three changes for Sunday's AFL clash with Fremantle, handing a debut to midfielder Jack Graham.

Socceroos are  >  Football    

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has attacked the Socceroos for being "overweight", saying they are built more like a rugby team.

Supercars finds route to night racing  >  Motor Sports    

With a few tweaks and a whole lot of lights, night racing could be coming to the Supercars calendar.

Bulldogs up for bitter Ballarat AFL battle  >  AFL    

Western Bulldogs have returned Jason Johannisen and Dale Morris to their side ahead of their AFL battle with Port Adelaide in Ballarat.