Bubbly Wines uncorks Port excitement

Ollie Wines has already seen the positives of Travis Boak being sidelined for Port Adelaide clash with Brisbane.

Rookie McNiece gets debut in Anzac blockbuster

DEBUT GAME: Essendon defender Ben McNiece will play his first AFL game on ANZAC Day

Essendon rookie Ben McNiece will play his first AFL on Anzac Day

Reds draw on State of Origin energy for Tahs

SEARCHING: Quade Cooper says there is excitement in the Reds camp

Reds are leaning on State of Origin excitement for help

Good memories from home-town campdraft

Nicholas Ward and Nikki Wollens with youngsters Dustin and Keith Hirsch at the Rathdowney Memorial Campdraft.

Nicholas Ward follows family tradition by competing at Rathdowney.

Brown slams Eagles' away record

LOOKING FOR ANSWERS: West Coast coach Adam Simpson has been slammed for his team's away record.

Jonathan Brown joins criticism of West Coast Eagles' away record

Thaiday expects Griffin to fire up slumping Panthers

EXPECTATION: Sam Thaiday says former coach Anthony Griffin will have the Panthers fired up to break their losing drought.

Griffin will have Penrith side fired up for the Broncos

Manny says he's far from done with boxing

I'M NOT DONE: Manny Pacquiao says he still has a great love of boxing.

Manny Pacquiao admits he doesn't know much about Jeff Horn

'There's no doubt I was lost there for a little while'

Carlton's Anthony Koutoufides in 2004.

Anthony Koutoufides has admitted he struggled with leaving the AFL.

Augusta family refusing to budge despite Masters' millions

Jose Maria Olazabal (left) and Sergio Garcia walk up the 13th fairway at Augusta National.

Meet the US's own version of Australia's Kerrigans from The Castle.

Lions, Suns must stay the course, says Paul Roos

Brisbane captain Dayne Beams.

AFL great says Queenslanders are on the right track.

'Pest' Laura Clemesha hitting new heights with Firebirds

Laura Clemesha (right) of the Firebirds attempts to block Caitlin Thwaites of the Magpies.

It has been a baptism by fire for the six-foot-three Laura Clemesha.

Was Barca's comeback the best in history?

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard (left) holds the trophy after Liverpool's victory in the the 2005 UEFA Champions League final.

We run through some of sport's most memorable fightbacks.

'Who gets sacked for this filthy mismanagement?'

Wests Tigers coach Ivan Cleary watches on during a training session at Concord Oval.

Fans' faith in the current Tigers management is next to zero.

Why a second-tier league would benefit Socceroos

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou.

National second division must be prioritised and debated.

Broncos should be patient on James Roberts deal

James Roberts of the Brisbane Broncos (left) pushes away Dale Copley of the Gold Coast Titans.

What's the best way to tackle the fastest man in the NRL? Slowly.

Star trio's axing puts Panthers boss in tricky position

Matthew Moylan of the Panthers.

Anthony Griffin's decision was either extremely brave or stupid.

Time to hit the go button, Milf

Misfiring Broncos five-eighth Anthony Milford.

The form of Anthony Milford is nowhere near good enough.

Immortal's plight shows concussion is a ticking time bomb

Dragons Immortal Graeme "Changa” Langlands in 2014.

Clubs are still trying to find their way around the new rules.

Rabbitohs moving on from Broncos loss

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SOUTH Sydney is focusing on Friday's clash with Manly.

Kangaroos sweating on Thurston's fitness

Cowboys star Johnathan Thurston is helped from the field after getting injured.

Australian team for the Anzac Test will be announced on Wednesday.

Late Titans surge shocks premiers

Matt Prior of the Sharks is tackled by the Titans.

Jarryd Hayne starred in the Gold Coast's 16-12 win over Cronulla.

Cowboys grind out ugly win over Knights

Kalyn Ponga of the Cowboys gets between Knights defenders Brendan Elliot (left) and Dane Gagai to score a try.

Kalyn Ponga scored a double against his future team.

Cleary breaks silence over departing Tigers stars

Aaron Woods of the Tigers is tackled by Kaysa Pritchard (left) and Tim Mannah of the Eels.

Aaron Woods retains the captaincy duties under coach.

Loss to Eels leaves Panthers' season on life support

Tyrone Peachey of the Panthers is tackled by Suaia Matagi of the Eels.

Penrith was torn apart by Parramatta playmaker Corey Norman.

Colourful headband given the boot by AFL

Jayden Hunt wants to wear a red, white and blue headband.

Young Demon told he can't wear coulourful headband.

Heath Shaw heard calling opponent "a f---ing retard"

Heath Shaw of the Giants takes a mark during the Round 4 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney (GWS) Giants and the Port Adelaide Power at Manuka Oval in Canberra, Saturday, April 15, 2017.

Heath Shaw could be in trouble after calling an opponent a "retard”

500 for Messi as Barca snatches late win in El Clasico

Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores the winner in the 3-2 victory over Real Madrid.

Superstar Lionel Messi scored his 500th goal for Barcelona.

Benteke returns to haunt old team

Crystal Palace's Christian Benteke (L) celebrates scoring his second goal in the 2-1 win over Liverpool.

CRYSTAL Palace has boosted its EPL survival hopes.

Gunners shoot down City to reach FA Cup final

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger celebrates the FA Cup semi-final win over Manchester City.

Gunners fight back to reach FA Cup final.

Sydney has ruthless mindset for semi-final

Alex Wilkinson of Sydney (left) says the team is ready for its cut-throat A-League semi-final.

IT'S the game that could make or break Sydney FC's season.

Roar coach Aloisi backs youngsters to shine in Thailand

Luke DeVere (right) is the only first-choice defender who will start for the Roar in Thailand.

Aloisi backs youngsters in ACL clash.

Melbourne City bows out of finals with a whimper

Glory players react after Joel Chianese (fourth from left) kicked a goal during the A-League Elimination Final match between Melbourne City and Perth Glory at AAMI Park in Melbourne, Sunday, April 23, 2017. (AAP Image/Julian Smith) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

MELBOURNE City limped out of the A-League finals.

Backflip: Tim Paine to stay in Tasmania for two more years

Hurricanes captain Tim Paine hits a six during the Big Bash League.

Wicketkeeper had flirted with a move interstate.

Faulkner, Khawaja miss Champions Trophy squad

James Faulkner of Australia dismisses Dean Brownlie of New Zealand in their Chappell Hadlee Trophy clash in February.

Mitchell Starc and Chris Lynn given the chance to prove fitness.

Farrell pulls stumps on ODI career

Rene Farrell in action for the Thunder in WBBL2.

Rene Farrell has announced her retirement from ODIs.

'I better pull my head in a bit more'

Bowler James Pattinson makes an appeal playing for Australia.

James Pattinson has been reprimanded by the English Cricket Board.

Who will be in Australia's Champions Trophy squad?

Mitchell Starc could be a doubt for the Champions Trophy.

What will be the make-up of Australia's Champions Trophy squad?

Gayle blasts his way to 10,000 T20 runs

Chris Gayle has become the first player to reach 10,000 runs in T20 cricket.

Chris Gayle has become the first man to score 10,000 Twenty20 runs.

Vixens keen to put focus back on the court

Coach confident a dramatic week off-court in netball and planned player protests at games this weekend will not prove a distraction for her side.

Firebirds focused on finals after strike action avoided

Firebirds coach Roselee Jencke talks to her players.

Coach urges players to "draw a line in the sand”.

Netball strike: Crisis looms after failed re-election bid

PLAYER POWER: Sunshine Coast Lightning captain Geva Mentor says it's important players' concerns are heard.

Players to meet shortly to discuss possible industrial action.

Feud threatening to tear Super Netball apart

ANPA board member and former Australian Diamonds vice-captain Bianca Chatfield, playing for the Melbourne Vixens in 2014.

Australia's top netballers are threatening a boycott.

Lightning coach buoyed by team's dedication

Caitlin Bassett of the Sunshine Coast Lightning.

Players brushed Easter eggs for a hammer-and-tongs practice match.

Cats teams run up against sharp Claws

Defender Abbie Buchholz was the Claws best against the Steelcats.

Coach Ahmat impressed by Claws' steely resolve

Lightning charges home for another win

Caitlin Bassett of the Lightning in action against the Swifts.

Lightning takes a hard-fought 55-50 win over the NSW Swifts.

Woman airlifted with punctured lung after equestrian fall

A woman, 40, airlifted to Brisbane after equestrian event fall

Polarisation wins Sydney Cup ... agains

Polarisation, ridden by Corey Brown, wins the Sydney Cup.

He was first over the line two weeks ago before no-race was called.

Nothing can do justice to the people power on display

WINNING COMBINATION: Jockey Chelsea Jokic, trainer Garnett Taylor, strapper Alicia Taylor and owner John Chaplain with winner Miss Miao at Yeppoon.

Community rallies to make Callaghan Park great again

Racing community rallies for injured Toowoomba jockeys

INTENSIVE CARE: Trackwork riders Ben Saunders and former jockey Wade Clasohm have been rushed to Brisbane after suffering spinal injuries.

Queensland Racing Integrity Commission will investigate fall

Sydney Cup called off mid-race after shocking fall

Jockey Blake Shinn helps James Doyle after they were dislodged in the Sydney Cup,

Almoonqith suffered a breakdown and was later euthanised.

'It is a privilege to train such a champion'

Winx, ridden Hugh Bowman, wins the Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

VIDEO: Winx has continued winning streak that stretches two years.

Trainer says Winx is ready to extend streak

Winx, ridden by Hugh Bowman, wins the China Horse Club George Ryder Stakes during Golden Slipper Day at Rosehill in March.

Trainer Chris Waller says mare is ready for Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

Green shows promise with Classic win

Perth rookie Hannah Green has won her fourth start on the US LPGA's development tour

No crying in this Chappell finish

FIRST WIN: Kevin Chappell has broken through for his first US Tour victory at the Texas Open.

Kevin Chappell wins his first US Tour event in his 180th start

A stunning 30-shot Australian title win for Hampton

TALENTED TRIO: Sam Atwell, 15, from Wowan, Jake Swaffield, 15, from Yeppoon, and Johnathan McAuliffe, 15, from Blackwater on course at the 2017 Australian Junior Age Division Golf Championship.

New Caledonia teen wins title at Capricorn Resort