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Tim Paine at the Australian photo session

Cricket Live: Fans don't want 'run-scoring orgy'

Welcome to Wide World of Sports' coverage of Australia's first Test against New Zealand in Perth. Follow all the action live here!

The sad next step in damaging Latrell debacle

When Latrell Mitchell is doing his thing on the field, rugby league is richer for it. But the path forward is messy.

How Aussie weapon rejected UFC's title blueprint

Alexander Volkanovski is gunning for the UFC featherweight title this weekend and he's determined to do it his way.

Adam Scott of Australia and the International team celebrates on the 17th green

Presidents Cup: Internationals take day 1 lead

The Presidents Cup is here. Tiger Woods has given his US team the perfect start at Royal Melbourne. Follow live!

410 wins, 2 losses: Megastar eyes Aussie fight

He went 396-1 as an amateur. He's 14-1 as a professional. A combined 410-2. He could soon fight an Aussie star.

Latrell Mitchell

Latrell's phone call to Freddy amid racism furore

Star centre Latrell Mitchell has swallowed his pride and taken a huge step in a bid to clear the air with NSW coach Brad Fittler.

Patrick Reed of the United States team

Presidents Cup fan brutally sledges US 'cheat'

On day one of the Presidents Cup, Patrick Reed couldn't escape the 'cheating' controversy of the past week.

Paine may not survive summer, Gilchrist warns

Adam Gilchrist has cast doubt on whether Australian captain Tim Paine will still be the Test gloveman post-summer.

Boxing legend 'fighting for his life'

Leon Spinks, who beat Muhammad Ali in a 1978 world heavyweight title fight, is reportedly in a serious condition.

Ange Postecoglou

How Ange spat taught Australia a big lesson

Ange Postecoglou's J-League success throws Australian football into a moment of introspection.

Black Caps sweating on star quick for first Test

NZ quick Trent Boult got through a net session seemingly unscathed to remain a chance of playing the first Test.

Criticism has Latrell feeling 'mentally drained'

Social media abuse and the general reporting about his NRL career has Latrell Mitchell feeling "mentally drained".

Tom Flegler

Broncos star reportedly set for $1.8M sacrifice

The Brisbane Broncos are understood to have locked away another key member of its impressive young core.

US women's soccer star in NFL bid

Carli Lloyd, co-captain of the United States women's soccer team, hasn't given up on her dream of making it in the NFL.

Spiritual leader Scott reveals Cup heartbreak

Internationals' talismanic leader Adam Scott is confident about ending the USA's 21-year Presidents Cup domination.

Neil Wagner

Why Kiwis must unleash fearsome pace quartet

Former New Zealand player Ian Smith wants the Black Caps to consider four quicks for the Perth Test against Australia.

Playing Captain Tiger Woods of the United States team speaks ot his assistant captains while taking part in picking Thursday's Four-Ball Pairings

Tiger names himself to play, US reveal booze ban

Tiger Woods' USA are taking the Internationals so seriously that they have a Presidents Cup booze ban.

Steve Smith

Gilchrist backing Smith to reclaim Test captaincy

Adam Gilchrist believes Steve Smith will eventualy reclaim the Australian Test captaincy when Tim Paine retires.

Cameron Smith Patrick Reed

'Our friendship is not quite there any more'

Cameron Smith says his criticism of US Presidents Cup golfer Patrick Reed after his cheating scandal appears to have cost him their friendship.

David Fifita

Walters backs Broncos prodigy to stay put

Kevin Walters hopes David Fifita knocks back lucrative offers and remains at Brisbane to realise his full potential.

Nic Naitanui

Naitanui set to unlock frightening Eagles midfield

West Coast recruit Tim Kelly is looking forward to wreaking havoc on opposition teams with star ruck teammate Nic Naitanui.

Marcus Bontempelli

Why Bont picked teammate as skipper over himself

Star midfielder Marcus Bontempelli has been named the Bulldogs new captain, but amazingly he wasn't even his own pick.

Nat Fyfe

Why Fyfe is set to shift aggressive playing style

Two-time Brownlow medallist Nat Fyfe is keen to share more of the heavy lifting with some of his younger teammates in 2020.
Steve Smith

Test great rips suggestion of Smith form slump

Steve Smith may have struggled against Pakistan, but a former Test great is expecting the Aussie star to turn it around.

 Trent Boult bowls during a New Zealand Test team training session

Optus Stadium curator warns of 'canyon' cracks

An intense Perth heatwave means that the Optus Stadium deck is likely to feature plenty of cracks during the first Test.

Ryan James

James backing anthem silence in All-Stars clash

Ryan James says indigenous players are united in their desire for the anthem not be played at the NRL All Stars match.

Legend reveals NZ's big problem in Australia

Mark Taylor runs his eye over the New Zealand squad and comes up with one big question mark ahead of the first Test.

Bjelica drills the deep three

Unlikely hero leaves Westbrook red-faced

Russell Westbrook has been left red-faced after calling "game over" when scoring what he thought was the winning point.

Latrell Mitchell

Mitchell not expected at Blues Origin camp

NSW Blues will hold a two-day camp in Sydney on Thursday and Friday but Latrell Mitchell is not expected to attend.