Football loves a sugar hit and the tabloid frenzy created by images of Usain Bolt in a Mariners shirt had the capacity to give the entire A-League Type 2 diabetes. But the FFA was right not to fund his Central Coast trial, Richard Hinds…
It's never been easier for players to switch clubs, and the lure of bigger dollars has seen many take full advantage. But when it comes to post-footy careers, being a one-club player can be very valuable, writes Clint Thomas.
No sooner has the World Cup confetti been cleared up, one of Russia's newly-built tournament stadiums has been damaged by heavy rain, prompting a landslide on an enbankment nearby and springing leaks inside the ground.
Geraint Thomas is in the perfect position to win a maiden grand tour title after claiming victory on the first mountain stage of the Tour de France, but as rivals hope for tensions to spill over in the team, the Briton insists Chris Froome…
Teenage sensation Mary Fowler, who has impressed coach Alen Stajcic with her "really profound" instinct for goal, is added to the Matildas squad for the upcoming Tournament of Nations in the United States.
Australia's Liz Cambage says plenty doubted she'd ever get "big numbers" in America's WNBA competition. So she's only gone and broken the points-scoring record in a stunning display for the Dallas Wings.
Australia's media watchdog says it is looking into the legality of a number of offshore gambling websites using the Cocos Islands' internet country code to offer casino gaming and live sports betting, including for Australian competitions…
Not-for-profit Footys4All works with prisoners, disadvantaged youth, disabled students and kids in remote communities to spread the benefits of sport to those who otherwise may not have the opportunity to play.
Four members of the Pussy Riot protest group, who ran onto the pitch wearing fake police uniforms during the World Cup final, are sentenced to 15 days' jail and banned from attending sports events for three years.
On the biggest weekend of the sporting year, the most striking moment was the head-to-head contest between two African-born players in a game that would have baffled their ancestors, writes Richard Hinds.
West Coast Eagles ruckman Nic Naitanui is facing another year out of the game as tests confirm he needs another knee reconstruction — this time on the opposite knee from the one which took him out of the 2017 season.
With the AFL putting an end to state representation at a senior level, a group of South Australian teenagers has kept the fires burning with dual national success at the expense of longtime rivals from Victoria.