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Crows canned for AFL media conference  >  AFL

Adelaide's attempt to put their controversial pre-season camp behind them has misfired.

Firebirds down Swifts in Super Netball  >  Other Sports

Neither side left anything on the court as Queensland Firebirds avenged their round one Super Netball defeat by historical rivals NSW Swifts on Sunday.

Andrews hospitalised after big AFL hit  >  AFL

GWS star Jeremy Cameron surely will be referred directly to the AFL tribunal for his big hit on Brisbane defender Harris Andrews.

Injury-hit Blues brave but Pies prevail  >  AFL

Collingwood have seen off a brave challenge by injury-hit Carlton to record a 20-point win at the MCG.

Burgoyne awaits scans after AFL injury  >  AFL

Shaun Burgoyne is unsure whether he suffered hamstring cramp or a strain in Saturday's win over Gold Coast.

Wounded Wallabies to pick up the pieces  >  Rugby Union

MICHAEL CHEIKA speaks to his players during an Australian Wallabies training session at Ballymore Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The Wallabies must dust themselves off after a deflating series loss to Ireland before facing the world champion All Blacks in the Rugby Championship.

Vixens down Magpies in Super Netball derby  >  Other Sports

The Melbourne Vixens remain unbeaten against the Collingwood Magpies in Super Netball to deal a major blow to their local rivals' finals hopes

ANZ Stadium sold out for Origin II  >  Rugby League

Sydney's ANZ Stadium has been sold out for the State of Origin II game on Sunday night.

State of Origin II filing plan  >  Rugby League

State of Origin II filing

World Rugby lacking leadership: Hansen  >  Rugby Union

Coach STEVE HANSEN speaks to media during a New Zealand All Blacks press conference in Wellington, New Zealand.

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has joined Australian counterpart Michael Cheika in venting frustration at World Rugby's lack of decisiveness around the law book.

Bulldogs' Faitala-Mariner hurt in NZ loss  >  Rugby League

The Bulldogs' NRL season may have just gotten worse, with prop forward Raymond Faitala-Mariner potentially breaking his hand.

Lynch boosts Crows with AFL re-signing  >  AFL

TOM LYNCH of the Crows celebrates after kicking a goal during the AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the Adelaide Crows at The Gabba in Brisbane, Australia.

Adelaide forward Tom Lynch has signed a three-year deal in a timely boost for the struggling club

Top All Blacks back for Bledisloe opener  >  Rugby Union

KIERAN READ of the All Blacks takes on the defence during the Bledisloe Cup match between the Australian Wallabies and the New Zealand All Blacks at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

Kieran Read leads a cavalry of returning All Blacks expected to be fit to face the Wallabies in August.

Kookaburras start Trophy with 3-3 draw  >  Other Sports

Australia and Belgium have drawn 3-3 in the first game at the final Champions Trophy men's hockey tournament in The Netherlands.

Napa cleared to play for Qld in Origin II  >  Rugby League

DYLAN NAPA of the Roosters is sin binned during the NRL match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Sydney Roosters at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

Queensland prop Dylan Napa has overcome an ankle injury and been cleared to play their must-win State of Origin game two in Sydney.

Folau could miss NSW Waratahs crunch match  >  Rugby Union

Israel Folau will face a World Rugby disciplinary hearing after receiving a warning for a second incident during Australia's third Test loss to Ireland.

Winner Bennett's US challenge to NRL  >  Rugby League

Coach WAYNE BENNETT talks to his players during the Brisbane Broncos NRL training session in Brisbane, Australia.

Almost 20,000 people have watched England beat New Zealand in a rugby league Test in the American city of Denver.

Fever coach focused grudge match  >  Other Sports

STACEY MARINKOVICH Head Coach of the Fever talks to her team at Perth Arena in Perth, Australia.

Coach Stacey Marinkovic is already focused on a Collingwood grudge match, despite her Fever side's big win over the Adelaide Thunderbirds.

'Third' Barrett stars in NZ clean sweep  >  Rugby Union

SCOTT BARRETT of New Zealand is seen during a training session at Peffermill Playing Fields in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Lock Scott Barrett has emerged from the shadow of his high-profile brothers to be a premier All Blacks performer in their series sweep of France.

Australia in battle to avoid ODI whitewash  >  Cricket

Australia will attempt to avoid copping a first-ever 5-0 whitewash at the hands of the old enemy England in the fifth ODI in Manchester.

Sour end to fractious NZ-France series  >  Rugby Union

For a third straight Test loss to the All Blacks, France have been left to bemoan a debatable and pivotal refereeing decision.

Stosur's Mallorca run cut short in semi  >  Tennis

SAMANTHA STOSUR of Australia serves in her match against Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium during day two of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia 2018 tennis at Foro Italico in Rome, Italy.

Samantha Stosur dropped a first-set tiebreak before being swept aside by defending champion Anastasija Sevastova in the semi-finals of the WTA's Mallorca Open.

Hard lessons learnt help Roos down Dogs  >  AFL

BRAD SCOTT, Senior Coach of the Kangaroos looks on during the North Melbourne Kangaroos training session at Arden St in Melbourne, Australia.

North Melbourne suffered some heartbreaking AFL losses last year but found a way to win a tight one against the Western Bulldogs at Etihad Stadium.

Ireland coach savours 'special' series win  >  Rugby Union

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says the Six Nations champions left nothing in the tank to beat the Wallabies in a three-Test series for the first time.

Cleary ready to join rare air: Mortimer  >  Rugby League

NATHAN CLEARY of the Panthers makes a run during the NRL match between the New Zealand Warriors and the Penrith Panthers at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand.

Nathan Cleary can become just the eighth NSW halfback to win a State of Origin series on Sunday, and Steve Mortimer believes he will be better for his debut.