MADRID (Reuters) - Holders Real Madrid are likely to have forwards Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema back for next week's Champions League semi-final first leg at...
BOURNEMOUTH, England (Reuters) - While a battery of champagne corks continued popping into Tuesday, heralding Bournemouth's promotion to the Premier League, the...
LONDON (Reuters) - Europe's Solheim Cup skipper Carin Koch believes all the pressure will be on opposite number Juli Inkster and her United States side at the...
NSW selectors have thrown down the challenge to Andrew Fifita: perform in Sunday's City-Country clash and a NSW jumper is his.
Adelaide will be aiming to bounce back from last week's loss to the Bulldogs in Sunday's Showdown against Port Adelaide.
LONDON (Reuters) - Frank Williams has no plans to retire from the Formula One team he founded in 1977 and is under no pressure to do so, his daughter Claire has...
The match against Genk was 15 minutes old when Mertens collapsed. Belgian media said he had suffered cardiac arrest and received CPR on the pitch, leading to the...
MANAMA (Reuters) - Qatar Football Association vice-president Saud Al Mohannadi has pulled out of elections for a place on the FIFA executive committee, saying...

Tigers set to regain veteran duo

Richmond expect to regain veteran defender Troy Chaplin for Saturday's clash with Geelong and are hopeful former skipper Chris Newman will also return.
A fan was taken to hospital after being hit by a flying bat in the Major Baseball League.

Roos have lost their aura: Parker

Kangaroos forward Corey Parker says his ageing side have lost their aura ahead of Friday night's trans-Tasman Test in Brisbane.
Colin Sylvia's move from Melbourne to Fremantle has failed to reignite his career, with the 29-year-old announcing his retirement on Tuesday.

Hawk Lake hit for four in AFL

Hawthorn football boss Chris Fagan says Brian Lake will be absent from the Hawks back line for four weeks after a knee ligament strain.

Titans re-sign young gun Elgey

Boom rookie Kane Elgey has rejected overtures from Manly to re-sign with the Gold Coast on a two-year deal.
James Maloney acknowledges this Sunday's City-Country clash will be a showdown for the NSW No.6 jersey and it's up to him to demand selection.
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