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Sydney coach John Longmire is confident a couple of stirring comebacks haven’t drained energy from his surging side heading into Friday’s clash against another in-form AFL adversary. SIx victories from …

Melbourne have been dealt a triple blow with Jesse Hogan, Jack Watts and Jeff Garlett all ruled out of Friday night’s AFL clash with Sydney. The Demons had already lost …

Penrith have staved off a handful of rival clubs to re-sign rising rookie second-rower Corey Harawira-Naera until the end of the 2020 NRL season. Harawira-Naera has emerged as a keeper …

Brisbane veteran Alex Glenn admits he contemplated a Sydney move after Anthony Milford’s lucrative Broncos deal sparked fears the NRL club couldn’t afford to offer him a new contract. But …

The AFL will appeal the leniency of the two-week suspension handed to Richmond’s Bachar Houli for knocking out Carlton’s Jed Lamb, believing the sanction to be “manifestly inadequate”. In a …

A round-one suspension for a shoulder charge is behind Martin Taupau’s coming of age as an NRL prop. Taupau has developed into one of the best front-rowers in the competition …

Team runners might be safe in the AFL, despite the Nick Maxwell controversy sparking speculation about their future. AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan hosted 10 senior coaches for their annual …

Canterbury have built a reputation as the Dogs of War but coach Des Hasler now wants his struggling NRL outfit to show more finesse. The Bulldogs will be out to …

Essendon are confident that key forward Cale Hooker will return from his dislocated finger for Sunday’s home AFL match against Brisbane. Coach John Worsfold said the only minor risk is …

The AFL is considering whether to appeal the two-week suspension handed to Richmond’s Bachar Houli for knocking out Carlton’s Jed Lamb. Houli was found guilty of striking Lamb in conduct …

Cameron King’s long wait for an NRL game is a lesson for all aspiring rugby league players, Parramatta coach Brad Arthur says. King will end a 733-day exodus from first …

World No.1 Andy Murray has pulled out of an exhibition match at The Hurlingham Club in London on Tuesday with a sore hip, less than a week before the start …

Dominic Thiem’s Wimbledon preparations were hit as he suffered a shock 6-3 6-2 defeat to India’s Ramkumar Ramanathan in the second round at the Antalya Open. Thiem, who reached the …

Novak Djokovic completed just one game of his second-round match against Vasek Pospisil at the Eastbourne International before rain washed out the day’s play at the Wimbledon warm-up event. First …

The racing community is mourning the loss of trackwork rider Donna Philpot following a fall at Bendigo racecourse this morning. Read Racing Victoria’s media release on the tragic incident: It …

Barriers will decide whether Group One placegetter Faraway Town heads to Queensland for a stakes race or stays at home in Sydney. The Matthew Smith-trained filly is among the entries …

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller has confirmed his Queensland satellite stable will be on the Gold Coast. The facility will be managed by Paul Shailer who spent many years as …

Brendan McCarthy believes Divine Mr Artie could be in for his best preparation as the trainer readies the gelding for his return to racing. Divine Mr Artie, winner of four …