Power primed for milestone Indy 500

Australian driver Will Power will start the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 from sixth position on the 33-car grid.

Howe's AFL switch a key for Magpies

Collingwood face off against the Western Bulldogs at the MCG on Sunday and forward-turned-defender Jeremy Howe looms as a key figure.
Canberra hope their return home after five weeks and having a near full-strength side will help them go to a new level against Canterbury on Sunday.
LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 100 medical experts, academia and scientists on Friday have called for the Rio Olympic Games to be postponed or moved...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Argentina could be without lock Tomas Lavanini and prop Ramiro Herrera for test matches against Italy and France next month after they were...
Ariya, who began one shot behind overnight leader Christina Kim, made nine pars on the front side, before clicking into gear after the turn to shoot 68 for an 11...
PARIS (Reuters) - Simona Halep avoided the embarrassment of falling victim to a teenager who calls herself "a child of the internet" as she huffed and puffed her...

Minjee Lee five shots off LPGA lead

Australian golfer Minjee Lee is five shots off the lead at the halfway mark of the inaugural LPGA Volvik Championship in Michigan.
Johnathan Thurston has not given up hope on Queensland halves partner Cooper Cronk playing in the State of Origin series-opener in Sydney.
His continuing absence suggests the odds of the 14-times major champion playing the U.S. Open in three weeks are getting longer by the day.
BELFAST (Reuters) - Northern Ireland's record-breaking unbeaten streak was stretched to 11 matches with a 3-0 victory over Belarus at Windsor Park on Friday as...
Kurt Gidley has contributed 20 points in Warrington's 52-18 thrashing of Leeds that takes them to the top of the Super League table.
The Manchester United striker probably booked his place in Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 squad and his Manchester United team mate Wayne Rooney added a second before...
England head coach Eddie Jones is ready to unleash New Zealand-born debutant and "streetfighter" Teimana Harrison against Wales on Sunday.
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Striker Shane Long showed his poacher's instincts to grab a first-half goal that looked like giving Ireland a win in their friendly against...

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If you're living in Australia then you have benefited from the demise and destruction of Indigenous culture. So why is it so hard to say sorry, asks Brooke Boney.
Olympian Safwan Khalil is a fighter in every sense of the word - a taekwondo athlete whose Lebanese heritage helped him establish a solid work ethic.

Australia's first piano revealed

For the first time in its 230-year history, Australia’s first piano will soon be on show to the public since it arrived on the First Fleet.
An exemption to a long-standing tradition in Switzerland has prompted education authorities to hand down a controversial ruling for Muslim students.
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