Favourite punters have big day out

Jockey Micheal Hellyer is satisfied with his winning ride aboard Golden Sheaf at Ipswich racetrack.

Six of seven races go to most favoured horses

‘I can rule that out’: Giant responds to trade talk

Dylan Shiel. (AAP Image/Tony McDonough)

Dylan Shiel rules out seeking trade to Victoria at end of season

All Blacks’ World Cup defence given boost

Hurricanes duo Ardie Savea and Jordie Barrett have re-signed with New Zealand Rugby until 2019.

All Blacks’ World Cup defence boosted after Hurricanes duo sign on

Aussie crews oarsome at World Cup

Molly Goodman, Sarah Hawe, Rosemary Popa and Lucy Stephan in the women’s final.

Aussie rowers win two gold, silver on final day of World Cup

‘They didn’t play football’: Lovren’s salty France dig

France beat Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final on Monday morning before Dejan Lovren hit out at its tactics.

Dejan Lovren hits out at France tactics after World Cup final loss

F1 minnows move up the grid

Sauber is enjoying one of its best years in recent memory.

How Sauber transformed into most-improved team on the 2018 grid

Career mystery rears head as Sutton eyes 300th

John Sutton will be the first Rabbitohs player to notch 300 games for the famous club. Picture. Phil Hillyard

300-gamer John Sutton is the NRL’s greatest mystery

Naitanui faces 12 months on sidelines

STAR ruckman Nic Naitanui could miss another 12 months of football if West Coast's worst fears are realised.

Silver lining for Aussies in mixed teams triathlon

The Australian outfit racing the mixed teams relay in Hamburg.

Aussies hand world teams triathlon relay gold to France

McCullough escapes ban for punch

Chris Satae whacks Andrew McCullough in the throat with a lifted elbow.

Andrew McCullough and Chris Satae escape bans after coming to blows

Bunnies hop clear in premiership race

Sam Burgess leads the Rabbitohs to a win over the Bulldogs.

Rabbitohs firm as premiership favourites after nine-game win streak

Quirk cops ‘embarrassing’ ban for ‘love tap’

Ed Quirk walks off after his controversial red card against the Reds. Picture: Getty

Ed Quirk cops two-match ban for ‘love tap’, Caleb Timu handed same

League hardman backs Bronco for going the biff

Andrew McCullough punches Chris Satae.

Why Andrew McCullough should be let off for punching Chris Satae.

Djokovic’s son’s Wimbledon disgrace

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 15: Jelena Djokovic (C), wife of Novak Djokovic of Serbia, and their son Stefan Djokovic applaud after the Men's Singles final on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 15, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

NOVAK Djokovic’s son has exposed Wimbledon’s other ugly and archaic rule that...

The missing XI: Would this team win the World Cup?

Could this team World Cup 2018: The missing XI

The missing stars: The best XI that failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup

Cameron Smith feared Storm were ‘over’

Billy Slater and Cameron Smith feared the 2010 salary cap scandal would spell the end of the Melbourne Storm.

Smith feared the end of the Melbourne Storm.

Brisbane Lions' No.1 draft pick starting to find his feet

Cameron Rayner picks up another possession last Saturday against Richmond in the best game of his young career to date.

Last year's National Draft No.1 pick is looking good for the Lions

Simmons headlines record Aussie NBA playoffs haul

Seven Aussies will take part in the postseason.

Ben Simmons leads record seven Aussie in the postseason

Charlie's got the Power to succeed

Charlie Dixon with Port Adelaide fans after winning the round two clash with the round two win over the Sydney Swans.

Charlie Dixon is getting some love at Port Adelaide

Lion-hearted: Hard times mould young Brisbane star

GREAT START: Jarrod Berry reacts after kicking a goal for the Lions in their season-opening clash with St Kilda.

Berry owes much of his strength of heart to his mother.

Wallabies have got something brewing

The Wallabies can have confidence against Ireland after going so close in the second Test, Rod Kafer says.

The numbers don't lie - the Wallabies are on the improve

‘Perfect storm’ a recipe for F1 despair

Daniel Ricciardo is in a tough fight for the championship.

Brundle reflects on the Canadian GP and what we can expect from the rest of 2018

‘It’s time’: Why Wallabies must channel Whitlam

Popular singer ‘Little Pattie’ on the campaign trail with Gough Whitlam in 1972.

High time Michael Cheika’s Wallabies delivered something.

Day I asked Slipper if he used cocaine

James Slipper has been banned for using cocaine.

The day I had to ask James Slipper about cocaine use.

Kent: 14 players on minimum wage would still bust Dogs’ cap

David Klemmer has been linked with a move away from the cap strapped Bulldogs.

THE Bulldogs’ salary cap position has been laid bare by PAUL KENT.

Ennis: How Dragons will cope with six picked for Origin

Dragons player Jack De Belin is a good chance of being picked for Origin.

MICHAEL Ennis has tipped six Dragons to play State of Origin opener

Fittler v Lockyer: Blues coach’s rant over Slater medal

Blues coach Brad Fittler believes Billy Slater should not have won the medal.

Blues coach Brad Fittler angered over Billy Slater’s Origin medal

Kangaroos merit team: Slater pips Tedesco … again

James Tedesco and Boyd Cordner of the Blues are both named in the Kangaroos merit team.

Kangaroos merit team named from State of Origin 2018 series

‘I kicked him up the backside’: The hard truth Jennings had to hear

Robert Jennings now tops the try-scorer’s list after a hat-trick against the Bulldogs. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Rabbitohs' coach reveals stern words for NRL’s top try-scorer

Rabbitohs make it nine straight with win over Bulldogs

The Rabbitohs' George Burgess gets tackled on Saturday by Danny Fualalo and Josh Jackson of the Bulldogs. Picture: Dan Himbrechts/AAP

Hot Rabbitohs make it nine straight with thumping of Bulldogs

Hayne revels in playing pain-free for first time this season

Jarryd Hayne slips through the Newcastle defence on Friday night at McDonald Jones Stadium. Picture: Darren Pateman/AAP

Hayne reveals he's playing pain-free for first time this season

Raiders slam NRL as Wighton ban extended

Canberra Raiders player Jack Wighton leaves the ACT Magistrates Court. Picture Kym Smith

Raiders slam the NRL over its Jack Wighton punishment

Cats star opens up on ‘challenging’ call

Tim Kelly. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Geelong midfielder Tim Kelly in no rush to sign contract extension

Pies dealt late blow with Cox out

Darcy Moore is finally back for the Magpies. Picture: Michael Klein

Mason Cox ruled out for Magpies ' clash against Eagles

Brisbane Lions win their third in a row, stunning the Hawks

The Lions' Stefan Martin gets his kick away as the Hawks scramble. Picture: Julian Smith/AAP

Hot Brisbane Lions stun Hawthorn to get third win in a row

‘Nonsense’: Smith slammed after weird Cup cameo

US singer Will Smith performs during the closing ceremony prior to the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on July 15, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE — NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS

In a mystery to everyone at the World Cup, Will Smith appeared

‘Disgraceful cheat’: Star’s ugly act of deceit

Antoine Griezmann came under heavy fire.

French superstar Antoine Griezmann was blasted from all corners

Cup star confronts pitch invader

Stewards drag a pitch invader off the pitch during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final between France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium. Picture: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images

The Pussy Riot punk band claim responsibility for protest

Tears flow after touching gesture

Zelic was moved by the touching words.

'It wasn’t easy to come and sit here on this couch after Les'

‘Catastrophe’ in crazy Cup final

What were you thinking?

It was “one of the great World Cup finals”

Scandal sours Cup final rivalry

Laurent Blanc was robbed of an appearance in the final.

France and Croatia share ugly history when it comes to the World Cup

Cricket commentator turns matchmaker

Cricket proposal during second ODI

David “Bumble” Lloyd helped deliver a memorable proposal

Finch’s stunning record-breaking rampage

Aaron Finch on the attack for English county side Surrey.  (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

Aaron Finch creates T20 history in English county cricket

Finch smashes seven sixes on way to 131 not out off 79 balls

Aaron Finch hits out during his unbeaten 131 for Surrey against Sussex in a Vitality Blast match in Hove, England. Picture: Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images

Australia T20 captain Aaron Finch blast 131 not out in Surrey win

Pakistan batsman suspended after positive doping test

Ahmed Shehzad is yet to advise the Pakistan Cricket Board if he wants his B sample tested. Picture: David Mariuz/AAP

Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad failed a random doping test

Kohli called out ahead of Australia tour

Virat Kohli smashed four centuries and averaged 86.50 during his last Test tour of Australia.

Virat Kohli called out ahead of Australia v India Test series

They need help: Aussie bowling great says enough is enough

Mitchell Starc will be key to Australia’s chances against India but needs some help from the wickets, says Glenn McGrath

Glenn McGrath slams Australia’s flat decks ahead of India Test series

Duo sparkles as Firebirds topple Giants

FIREBIRDS Gabi Simpson and Gretel Tippett celebrate their Diamonds selection in style with Queensland thrashing the Giants.

Renae Ingles in new-look Diamonds netball squad

The Diamonds after beating Ireland at the Commonwealth Games.

Renae Ingles in as Sharni Layton left out of new-look Diamonds squad

Madi Robinson calls time on Diamond of a career

Madi Robinson has called time on her international career. Picture: AAP

Madi Robinson calls time on international career to focus on Magpies

Geitz calls time on Diamonds

Laura Geitz in action for Australia. Photo: Lachie Millard

Firebirds superstar Laura Geitz retires from international netball

Vixens deliver Swift justice to snap NSW streak

Helen Housby battles with Vixen rival Jo Weston. Picture: AAP

Melbourne Vixens break NSW Swifts’ winning streak at home

Revenge served Swiftly by Firebirds

Laura Geitz of the Firebirds (left) defends Sam Wallace of the Swifts during the Round 8 Super Netball match between the Queensland Firebirds and the NSW Swifts at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. Picture: AAP

Firebirds ice NSW Swifts in Super Netball Origin grudge match

Vixens run down Magpies in derby

Liz Watson of the Vixens (left) and Ashleigh Brazill of the Magpies collide.

Mwai Kumwenda leads the way as Vixens run down Magpies in derby

Public vote for top jockey tipped to be real winner

JUST who is the country’s most popular jockey? Hong Kong engages the public in voting for its racing awards and it's a concept that could work in Australia.

Irish star plans to raise flag on Everest

Redkirk Warrior's failure has opened the way for US Navy Flag. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

Irish star US Navy Flag to tackle $13m sprint

Sizzling Zoustyle excites trainer

Jockey Jag Guthmann-Chester guides home Wild 'N' Famous on the Sunshine Coast. Picture: AAP

Zoustyle win has trainer excited about Sydney autumn prospects

Heartbreak as woman dies before wedding

The talented former Apprentice Jockey Laura Barry died following a brave battle with cancer.

25-year-old Laura Barry has died just two days before her big day

Star Of Monsoon on the rebound

Jockey James McDonald and Star Of Monsoon combine to win the TAB Rewards Handicap. Picture: Simon Bullard/AAP

Star Of Monsoon on the rebound after confidence-building victory

Bowman stokes up Fire to get party started

Jockey Hugh Bowman and The Fire Trap (second right) take out the opening race at Rosehill on Saturday. Picture: Simon Bullard/AAP

Happy birthday: Hugh Bowman stokes up The Fire Trap at Rosehill

Redkirk Warrior to fly Aussie flag at Newmarket

Redkirk Warrior will contest the Darley July Cup at Newmarket on Saturday night (AEST). Picture: Vince Caligiuri/Getty

Redkirk Warrior facing tough field at Newmarket in Darley July Cup

Super 63 puts Aussie in the running at John Deere Classic

Australian Matt Jones is tied for fifth at the PGA Tour's John Deere Classic after shooting a second-round 63 to trail leader Michael Kim by five shots

Shafts swing in style as nude golfers tee off

60 golfers went out for a swing for the Wandering Bears Nude golf day at Humpty Doo golf club, utilising their own private course for a few hours not to offend the general public. Picture: Clive Hyde

Everything was swinging at this NT club earlier this week.

31-under par! LPGA Young gun runs hot

Sei Young Kim smashed every LPGA tour scoring record on her way to 31-under par. Picture: Getty

Sei Young Kim sets LPGA tour scoring record in Thornberry Creek win

Kirk follows 62 with a 71 to sit equal third

Katherine Kirk is in the running to defend her title at the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic. Picture: David Mariuz/AAP

Aussie Katherine Kirk says in contention at Thornberry Creek Classic