Spinners put their twist on teams' finals hopes

Maroochydore v Caboolture at Maroochydore Cricket ground. Maroochydore batsman John Peters drives for four.

Spinners put their twist on teams' finals hopes

Dad-daughter team taking on martial arts industry

FAMILY TIES: Sparring partners Phil and Tahleigh Cassidy have gone into business together.

Dad-daughter team taking on martial arts industry

Prized signing talks about his split with Beegees

EARLIER: Paul Arnison and Dan Carew when they joined forces at Beegees.

Ex-professional footballer reveals his reasons why.

Young star selected for Queensland

GOING PLACES: Beachmere Pelican Jake Smallhorn has been selected to in the Queensland under-15s squad.

Young star selected for Queensland

One-day silverware for Caboolture Snakes

KEY PLAYER: Caboolture batsmen Andrew Schablon in action.

Caboolture notched a three-wicket win in the big game.

Coast's sports stars of the year are crowned

STAR POWER: Rio gold medallist Brittany Elmslie.

Swimmers dominated the top gongs.

Breaking down the numbers between Snakes and Swans

IN FORM: .Maroochydore's Adam Thornton could prove to be the game breaker.

Coast's one-day cricket final looms.

Aussies going loco down in Acapolco

Nick Kyrgios became involved in a heated exchange with opponent Dudi Sela after clashing with the Israeli's fans during a win at the ATP event in Acapulco.

Give us a break, says Victory star

Melbourne Victory player Marco Rojas wants international breaks for the A-League.

MARCO Rojas has called for A-League international breaks

No move for Foran, says Bennett

Kieran Foran (L) and Shaun Johnson of the Warriors.

BRISBANE Broncos coach Wayne Bennett denies Foran move.

Laura Geitz gives birth to baby boy

Netballer Laura Geitz with husband Mark Gilbride has posted pictures of their first child, saying “We are so blessed to have this little man in our lives! Barney Ross Gilbride”

LAURA Geitz is officially a mum, having given birth to a baby boy

Forward battle key to Super Rugby clash

Sam Talakai is ready for a big forwards clash.

Sam Talakai calls on forwards to win war.

Sydney FC star's future in the balance

Milos Ninkovic has been the A-League's star performer this season.

Milos Ninkovic's future at Sydney unsure.

Bogut bound for Cleveland: reports

Andrew Bogut looks set for a move to Cleveland.

Bogut set for Cleveland move.

The NRL's unlucky 16 for round one

Penrith recruit Tim Browne in action for the Bulldogs.

These are the players on the cusp of selection at your NRL club.

The headlines your club doesn't want to see this season

Billy Slater of the Melbourne Storm.

These are the humdingers fans will be praying they don't see.

League legends pitch in to help ex-Manly great

Noel Cleal during his time as Sea Eagles recruitment manager.

Noel "Crusher” Cleal had fire rip through his farm at Pappinbarra.

Will coaching change be too late for Rafa?

Rafael Nadal of Spain in action during the Australian Open final.

'Uncle Toni' regrets keeping news of his departure from Nadal.

Exit lounge: the NRL players set for a swansong

Former Dragons player Benji Marshall has signed with the Broncos.

We look at who is most likely hanging the boots up at end of 2017.

Firebirds champ Romelda Aiken ready to resurface

Romelda Aiken in control during a recent practice match.

Aiken is out to conquer her personal demons, writes Terry Mallinder

The Test team Australia should select in India

Australia's Shaun Marsh bats during a practice match against India XI in Mumbai

There's a reason Shaun Marsh is seen as a virtual lock

Magic of the FA Cup still well and truly alive

Lincoln City's Nathan Arnold (left) and Burnley's Joey Barton battle for the ball.

Competition gives part-timers a chance to rub shoulders with greats.

Great Scott, he's serious about becoming a Knight

Cowboys prop Matt Scott.

Cowboys prop may feel a change of scenery could be an elixir.

Brisbane Tens was doomed from the start

Reds player Samu Kerevi crosses to score a try during a quarter-final at the Brisbane Global Tens at Suncorp Stadium.

Concept simply comes across as a clunkier version of sevens.

Nines showcase thrilling talent ... and bad haircuts

New Panther James Tamou looks fitter than ever.

Tony Durkin looks at some of the left-field highlights.

Cahill send-off overshadows great weekend of A-League

Tim Cahill of Melbourne City walks off after being red carded before even being substituted on to the field during the round 18 A-League match against the Melbourne Victory.

Just when you thought you'd seen it all in Socceroos's career ...

Write us off at your peril, warns Gallen

Paul Gallen and Andrew Fifita of the Sharks celebrate following their team's win over the Storm in the NRL grand final.

Cronulla captain has no concerns about team being written off.

Skipper backs Mbye to give the Dogs bite

Moses Mbye of the Bulldogs scores a try.

James Graham says halfback not to blame for a misfiring attack.

How sticking with Bennett has paid off for Boyd

Coach Wayne Bennett (right) gestures to James Roberts (left) as captain Darius Boyd looks on during a Broncos training session at Red Hill.

Relationship almost came to an abrupt end nearly six years ago.

Burgess sick of Farah focus

Robbie Farah takes part in a NSW State of Origin training session.

Englishman wants other players in his South Sydney side recognised.

Wicks 'standing tall' at home on the Clarence

MAN OF STEEL: Grafton Ghosts captain-coach Danny Wicks stands tall by the iconic Grafton Bridge.

Former NRL hardman has soft spot for life at home.

Oates excited to have Moga join him on giant left side

SIZE ON THE LEFT: Broncos winger Corey Oates is keen to link with Cowboy recruit Tautau Moga.

Tautau Moga tipped to play centre inside Corey Oates for the Broncos

Tigers table lucrative offer to Dustin Martin

Dustin Martin of the Tigers.

Richmond has offered a significant long-term contract.

Dayne Beams named new Lions skipper

Dayne Beams will captain the Brisbane Lions this season.

Beams gets top job at Lions.

AFL chief to be new Suns boss

Mark Evans is the new CEO of the Gold Coast Suns.

AFL head of football Mark Evans new Suns CEO

'We're suffering': Aloisi urges FFA to fix scheduling

Brandon Borrello of Brisbane Roar and Kim Seung-Jun of Ulsan Hyundai FC compete for the ball at Ulsan Munsu Football Stadium

A tired Brisbane were thumped 6-0 in Ulsan.

Marcelo Carrusca upset at ACL axing

Marcelo Carrusca in action for the Reds.

Marcelo Carrusca upset at ACL axing.

Broich backs Roar to rise from slumber

Thomas Broich (right) wants a reaction from Roar players in the Asian Champions League.

Thomas Broich wants a lift from Roar.

Air quality raises concerns for Reds

Tarek Elrich (left) in action against Melbourne Victory.

Major concern over air quality

Kane able to get Spurs back on track

Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane celebrates after scoring his side's second goal against Stoke.

A hat-trick from Harry Kane puts Spurs second in EPL.

Bulls' defeat leaves Shield season on the line

Tom Cooper scored a century for the Redbacks in a win over the Bulls.

The Queensland Bulls' season goes on the line next week.

India's dodgy DRS reviews giving Aussies an edge

India captain Virat Kohli.

The hosts had a terrible time of it in Pune.

140kg West Indies behemoth plunders England attack

Rahkeem Cornwall bats during the tour match between the WICB President's XI and England at Warner Park in Basseterre, St Kitts.

Rahkeem Cornwall had no problem dispatching bowlers.

Lyon's performance vital to O'Keefe's results

TWIN SPINNERS: The performance of Nathan Lyon (right) helped Steve O'Keefe (left) to his record haul of wickets in the First Test at Pune.

Darren Lehmann praises Nathan Lyon's performance in Pune

Indian insider claims Pune pitch was "doctored”

Steve O'Keefe stunned India with 12 wickets in the first Test in Pune.

Questions asked after Australia win.

Mooney scores maiden ODI century in loss to NZ

Brisbane Heat opener Beth Mooney, pictured at Allan Border Field, Brisbane, scored her maiden century for the Southern Stars.

Mooney scored 100 from 123 balls.

Giants confident ahead of Magpies clash

The Giants head south to take on Super Netball favourites, the Magpies, with a new-found confidence says their captain Kim Green.

Netballer humiliated by umpire over skirt length

Rachael's netball skirt was deemed “too short”.

An adult netballer was left humiliated on the court by the umpire

Magpies skipper wants more after first win

Madi Robinson of the Magpies in action.

Magpies captain Madi Robinson happy with win.

Giants living up to name in Super Netball

Kimberlee Green of the Giants passes  at Qudos Bank Arena

They've only all been together less than a dozen times

Swifts have Wright to celebrate

Sam Wallace of the Swifts takes a pass  at Qudos Bank Arena

It was netball's first ever battle of the blokes

Firebirds not about to start panicking

Romelda Aiken battles with Sharni Layton at the Brisbane Entertainment & Convention Centre.

Powerhouse being winless after two rounds of Suncorp Super Netball

Ravaillion's warning to Super Netball rivals

Kim Ravaillion (left) of the Magpies makes a pass during round one of Super Netball.

Midcourt star says the Magpies will be "unbreakable”.

Bowman: Winx can run down Black Caviar record

Winx's winning streak stands at 14

Group 1 race just what the Doc ordered

Hey Doc ridden by Luke Currie wins race 6 CS Hayes Stakeson Black Caviar, The Great Horse Raceday at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Saturday. Feb. 18, 2017. (AAP Image/Tracey Nearmy) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Trainer Tony McEvoy says Hey Doc "has to” go the Australian Guineas.

Only bad luck will end Winx's streak, says trainer

Hugh Bowman celebrates another Winx victory.

Peter Moody insists Winx has same invincibility as Black Caviar.

Winx on track ahead of return run

Hugh Bowman rides Winx (right) past the post in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley Racecourse last October.

Trainer says preparation faultless going into her comeback

Jockey spoilt for choice in Blue Diamond Stakes

Craig Williams rides Formality to victory in the Chairman's Stakes at Caulfield.

Craig Williams juggling four star contenders for the race.

Sydney sprint to become country's richest race

Jockey Tommy Berry on Chautauqua shouts to the crowd after winning the TJ Smith Stakes last year.

$10 million The Everest will trump Melbourne Cup prizemoney.

Winx impresses trainer in preparation for comeback

Hugh Bowman rides Winx to victory in the Cox Plate in October.

The countdown to the return of champion mare is now in full swing.

Illness lays Day low again

World No.2 Jason Day has pulled out of another tournament, this time laid low by a "double ear infection and the flu”.

Johnson takes golf's No.1 spot from Jason Day

Dustin Johnson poses with his trophy on the 18th green after winning the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club.

Aussie Jason Day has given up the world number one ranking.

Late blitz helps world No.6 to Australian Open title

Ha Na Jang of South Korea plays a shot during round four of the Australian Open at Royal Adelaide.

Ha Na Jang produced a stunning late surge to win at Royal Adelaide.

Day not ready to give up No.1 tag yet

PRIDE OF PLACE: Australian Jason Day is determined to hold onto his number one ranking as a matter of pride.

Jason Day is determined to hang on to his world No.1 spot.