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Michael Cheika’s future as Australia coach to be decided by Christmas

Michael Cheika’s future was clouded after a tumultuous year for the Wallabies, who won just four of 13 Tests and showed little sign of improvement…

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Manchester United’s Alexis Sanchez works on leg strength with resistance band

Alexis Sanchez may not have hit his best form since his move to Manchester United back in January but his effort can not be faulted…

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Phil Foden ‘poised to sign new six-year contract’ at Manchester City

Manchester City’s teenage starlet Phil Foden ‘is poised to sign a new six-year contract’ with the Premier League champions on Monday.

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CSIRO gene breakthrough for grapevines

Adelaide plant scientists at CSIRO in Urrbrae are using gene technology to speed up the selection and breeding of new grapevine varieties with salt-tolerant roots.

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Who was Nelly Sachs? Google Doodle honours Nobel Prize-winning poet and playwright

WHEN you open Google this morning you will see a doodle of a typewriter to celebrate the 127th anniversary of Nelly Sachs’ birth. But who…

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Ali’s ex puts engagement ring on Gumtree

About18 months after their long-term romance ended,Ali Oetjen’s ex-fiance is selling her engagement ring on Gumtree for more than $12,000.

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Rugby union: talking points from the European Champions Cup

Munster set the early pace after a standout performance from JJ Hanrahan while Saracens look in ominous form The two most successful sides in the…

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Copa Libertadores final: Boca Juniors manager Guillermo Barros Schelotto accepts River Plate victory in re-arranged second leg

Goals in extra time from Juan Quintero and Gonzalo Martinez secured glory for Marcelo Gallardo’s men

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Copa Libertadores final: One of the great sporting events in a great rivalry that highlighted the worst in football

Three brilliant goals, one late missed equaliser and a length-of-the-pitch effort that sparked wild celebrations long into the night – and that was without taking…

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Bournemouth are looking threadbare, Pep Guardiola shows the stomach for a fight and Leicester pine for Jamie Vardy With the issues piling up in terms…

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Resistance ends as India secure rare victory on Australian soil in first Test

India 250 & 307; Australia 235 & 291 | India win by 31 runs India win Test series opener in Australia for first time India…

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Mistakes behind Meghan’s fall from grace

Kate Middleton and Prince William’s fairytale wedding in 2011 marked the beginning of a new age for England’s royal family.

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Premier League referees need VAR now, insists furious Rafa Benitez after Newcastle lose against Wolves

The Spaniard is adamant that Mike Dean and his assistants got two key decisions incorrect at St James’ Park

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When did 02 network go down and were Giffgaff, Sky and Tesco Mobile services affected too?

THE O2 network went down in the UK last week, causing disruption for millions of users. Here’s what we know about the outage hitting 4G…

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On The Punt: Tips for Ararat races

The races are in Ararat on Tuesday, with punters set for an eight-race card.

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Everton boss Marco Silva to be taunted with rubber SNAKES by travelling Watford fans

Marco Silva was sacked by the Hornets in January after less than eight months in charge following a run of just one win in 11…

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River Plate fans fill the streets of Buenos Aires to celebrate historic Copa Libertadores triumph

Thousands of River Plate supporters took to the streets of Buenos Aires on Sunday night to celebrate their team’s historic Copa Libertadores triumph over bitter…

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Chelsea transfer news: David Luiz wants to stay beyond current deal despite dispute as 'I love this club'

The centre-half also acknowledged his side had a point to prove in the 2-0 win over Manchester City after recent defeats to Tottenham Hotspur and…

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Women's World Cup 2019: England must overcome Scotland, Japan and plenty of travelling to triumph

Phil Neville has set the Lionesses the challenge of becoming world champions

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$350m oversight with this train corridor

A set of brand new Australian commuter trains, lauded at the time for being a cut price bargain, have proved to be anything but with…

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