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Rocky Elsom says he’s ready to shoulder the responsibility of captaincy as the NSW Waratahs carry high expectations into the Super Rugby season. The 28-year-old former Wallabies skipper was on …

A refreshed and determined Katherine Hull admits she should have heeded her Irish caddie and quit the 2011 US LPGA Tour season shortly after it began. “In hindsight, I should …

India captain MS Dhoni says he’s excited about facing off with new Australian Twenty20 skipper George Bailey at ANZ Stadium on Wednesday night. Dhoni plays alongside Tasmanian Bailey in the …

France rugby captain Thierry Dusautoir said he and his team may have come out of the World Cup final with their heads held high but they can afford no slip-ups …

Former Wallabies skipper Rocky Elsom has been confirmed as NSW captain for the coming Super Rugby season. The 28-year-old first led the Waratahs back in 2007, and will take on …

More than 20 years after working together as assistant coaches for a Super Bowl champion, Bill Belichick and Tom Coughlin are pitted against each other as coaching rivals in Super …

Wicketkeeper Brad Haddin says he’s been dropped, not rested from the Australian one-day cricket team and concedes he may never get his spot back. The 34-year-old conceded his poor form …

Leon Cameron, the man considered the frontrunner to become the Western Bulldogs’ coach last year, has been overseeing much of Hawthorn’s preparation for the 2012 AFL season. The Hawks’ assistant …

Victoria’s depth will be tested for their Sheffield Shield clash with South Australia at Adelaide Oval starting on Thursday. The fourth-placed Bushrangers can boast four players — Aaron Finch, David …

A half brother to Group One winner King’s Rose has fetched $NZ1.75 million ($A1.36 million) at New Zealand’s Premier Yearling sale. David Ellis of Te Akau Stud won out in …

New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko, who at the weekend became the youngest player to win a pro golf tournament, hopes to compete at a US major this year, her coach …

Star Cronulla recruit Todd Carney insists he’s put his troubled past behind him and is on track to make a success of the upcoming NRL season with his new club. …

QPR are likely to be the busiest side on transfer deadline day. Press Association Sport understands they hope to make as many as three late additions on Tuesday. It has …

Giovani Dos Santos is no closer to ending his nightmare spell at Tottenham and has snubbed interest from both Russia and the United States, according to his agent. Dos Santos …

British race clubs are trying to save important jumps meetings this week by laying frost sheets with icy weather predicted over the next few days. Sandown have deployed frost covers …

Hong Kong agent Willie Leung had a blank cheque in his bid to secure So You Think’s three-quarter brother. Leung went to $800,000, the highest price to date at New …

Inter Milan have completed the signing of Brazilian youngster Juan from Internacional. They have reportedly also reached a deal for Colombia midfielder Fredy Guarin, as Serie A clubs strengthened their …

New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko, who at the weekend became the youngest player to win a pro golf tournament, hopes to compete at a US major this year, her coach …