Nobbs called up for Hockeyroos

The Hockeyroos have made two changes to the squad for the four-team international tournament in Darwin.
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Argentina lock Tomas Lavanini will miss test matches against Italy and France next month after he was sent off in the Jaguares' 29-22 Super...
NSW skipper Paul Gallen says Queensland halfback Cooper Cronk wouldn't appreciate all the smoke and mirrors around his ankle injury.

Sweden mediocre minus Ibrahimovic

Missing star player Zlatan Ibrahimovic, a lacklustre Sweden could only manage a draw against Slovenia in a friendly before Euro 2016 starts.

New Test deal for Gabba announced

Cricket Australia have announced a new deal guaranteeing a Test match at the Gabba for at least the next three summers.
Hawthorn star Jarryd Roughead has vowed to return to the AFL after undergoing treatment for melanoma found on his lung.

Queensland confident Cronk will play

Queensland assistant coach Trevor Gillmeister says Cooper Cronk will have to train Tuesday afternoon if he is to play in Wednesday night's State of Origin.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The authorities billed it as a rescue, but Mexican football player Alan Pulido escaped his kidnappers by punching the one guarding him,...
LONDON (Reuters) - AFC Wimbledon, formed in 2002 by disgruntled fans of the old Wimbledon FC, were promoted to the third tier of English football by beating...

I'm fit to take on Blues: Rockliff

Brisbane captain Tom Rockliff says he will be fit to play the club's AFL clash with Carlton at Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
Centre Luther Burrell has been chosen to replace the Manu Tuilagi for the three-Test series against the Wallabies.
Bulls Super Rugby hooker Adriaan Strauss has been named captain of the South Africa.

One-armed surfer's dream ride ends

Hawaiian wildcard Bethany Hamilton knocked out one more Australian at the Fiji Pro before she was finally beaten in the semi-final.
NANTES, France (Reuters) - France looked sluggish at times but could at least rely on gifted teenager Kingsley Coman in a 3-2 win over Cameroon on Monday in their...

Marsh has no more injury concerns

Australian cricketer Mitchell Marsh says he has no concerns over a side strain which ruled him out of the Indian Premier League.

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