SYDNEY Australia flyhalf Bernard Foley is convinced the Wallabies can win the Rugby World Cup for a third time next year despite slumping to seventh in the world rankings after a disappointing couple of seasons.
SYDNEY Latrell Mitchell no longer goes by the name Goolagong and the great nephew of tennis champion Evonne could take another step out of her sporting shadow when the Sydney Roosters meet the Melbourne Storm in Sunday's National Rugby League final.
SYDNEY Argentina beat the Wallabies in Australia for the first time since 1983 with a 23-19 victory on the Gold Coast on Saturday that gave them two Rugby Championship wins in one season for the first time.
SYDNEY An Australia side in desperate need of another Rugby Championship win to build some momentum come up against an Argentina team confident they have a chance of snapping a 35-year losing streak Down Under on the Gold Coast on Saturday.
SYDNEY Australia overturned a narrow halftime deficit and survived a late South African onslaught to notch up their first victory of the Rugby Championship with a 23-18 win in Brisbane on Saturday that snapped a four-match losing streak.
JAKARTA Teenager Rikako Ikee became the first swimmer to win six gold medals at a single Asian Games on a thrilling final night in the Jakarta pool which left continental powers Japan and China with 19 gold medals apiece.
* Japan and China win 19 golds each in Jakarta (Writes through at end of meet)
JAKARTA Olympic silver medallist Olga Zabelinskaya was excluded from the road cycling at the Asian Games on Thursday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) backed an earlier decision blocking the Russia-born athlete from racing for Uzbekistan.
JAKARTA, Aug 23 Olympic silver medallist Olga Zabelinskaya was excluded from the road cycling at the Asian Games on Thursday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) backed an earlier decision blocking the Russia-born athlete from racing for Uzbekistan.
JAKARTA Japanese teenager Rikako Ikee clinched her fifth gold of the Asian Games, and her seventh medal in total, to give her team an edge over China in the title count on the penultimate night of swimming at the Jakarta pool on Thursday.