Lions legend helping Wines mature nicely

Power star can't thank Michael Voss enough for the work the Brisbane great has been putting into him at Port Adelaide.

AFL previews for round six

Marcus Bontempelli of the Bulldogs reacts after kicking a goal.

Terry Mallinder takes a look at all the weekend's clashes.

Erin Burger relishing the chance to play with Firebirds

Erin Burger (right) of the Firebirds passes the ball against the Thunderbirds.

Erin Burger has developed a strong bond with her teammates.

Dylan Napa proves he'll fight tooth and nail for team

Dylan Napa of the Roosters.

Queenslander had three teeth knocked out in win over the Dragons.

Tahs coach rings changes for clash with the Reds

Nick Phipps has been recalled by the Waratahs for Saturday night's clash with the Reds.

The Waratahs have recalled Nick Phipps.

Gallen ends short-lived rep retirement to lead City Origin

Cronulla Sharks captain Paul Gallen.

Game at Mudgee 7 will be the final City v Country game.

JT decision not up to Cowboys, says Meninga

Johnathan Thurston playing for the Kangaroos last year.

Club and country could be headed for a potential standoff.

The 10 stars to watch in the A-League finals

Besart Berisha of the Melbourne Victory.

Ahead of the start of the playoffs, we look at the top 10 players.

'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.

Respect the name of player transfer game

Patrick Dangerfield takes on his old team Adelaide.

I'd rather have the months of speculation

'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.

Maria Sharapova return 'shameful' after doping ban

Russian former world No.1 to contest Stuttgart Open

Serena slams ex-grand slam winner over 'racist' joke

Serena Williams after defeating her sister Venus in the 2017 women's singles final at the Australian Open.

The ITF has launched an investigation into the alleged statement.

More revelations over banned Ilie Nastase

Romania's Fed Cup team captain Ilie Nastase (C) argues with an ITF official during the Fed Cup World Group II playoff tie between Romania and Britain.

Pam Shriver said Ilie Nastase badgered her about her sex life.

Aussie Fed Cup captain fires out a warning to rivals

Australian captain Alicia Molik says her team can shake it up in the Fed Cup.

Captain happy after win over Serbia.

Nastase booted after racist, expletive-filled tirade

Johanna Konta was in tears aftre being abused by Ilie Nastase.

ILIE Nastase has been removed as Romania's Fed Cup captain.

Fed Cup fight for Barty's Australians

BIG TASK AHEAD: Ashleigh Barty will have a full workload of singles and doubles matches against Serbia in a Fed Cup play-off

Australia is battling Serbia to stay in the Fed Cup World Group II

Serena Williams pregnant when she won Australian Open

That means Serena Williams was pregnant when she won the Australian Open in January.

Tennis superstar has revealed she is having a baby.

Papalii's Test spot in doubt after drink-driving conviction

Josh Papalii of the Raiders is tackled by Aaron Woods of the Tigers.

Raider hit with a $1000 fine and eight-month driving ban.

No room for Billy Slater in Maroons, says Justin Hodges

Billy Slater of the Melbourne Storm.

Storm star would have to unseat incumbent fullback Darius Boyd.

Emotional James Graham pays tribute to Josh Reynolds

James Graham of the Bulldogs.

"It did rattle me, I still am a little bit.”

Paul Gallen approached to play in Origin clash

Paul Gallen of the Sharks.

Sharks captain is set to step out of representative retirement.

NRL previews for round nine

Johnathan Thurston of the Cowboys.

Tony Durkin takes a look at all the weekend's clashes.

Winners and losers of Australian selection

Brisbane Broncos veteran Sam Thaiday (left) has been named in the Australian squad.

The exclusion of some of his Queensland favourites surprised

Jesse Hogan to miss Bombers clash after father's death

Jesse Hogan of the Demons.

Demon will head to Adelaide in coming days to be with wider family.

Suns fire up after shining start to football season

ONES TO WATCH: Chinchilla Suns playing South Burnett during the 2016 season.

Club holds aspirations for grand final win.

Nadal lookalike Hipwood aces rising star nomination

Eric Hipwood has won the Rising Star nomination for round 5 in the AFL.

Young Lions star wins rising star nomination for round 5.

Roar chiefs unhappy about keeper's injury

Xisco (left) and Theerathon Bunmathan of Muangthong United celebrate Xisco's goal against the Roar.

Injury adds insult to 3-0 defeat in Asian Champions League.

Socceroos to look into guest appearance at Copa America

Ange Postecoglou could take a Socceroos team to the Copa America.

FFA to inquire about playing in the 2019 Copa America in Brazil

Klopp promises to bring his best for Sydney clash

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has promised to bring his strongest squad for the friendly with Sydney FC next month.

ALL of Liverpool's available stars will be travelling to Australia.

Chelsea moves out to seven-point lead in EPL

Chelsea's Diego Costa celebrates after scoring against Southampton.

CHELSEA has stretched its lead at the top of the EPL.

Reds keep Champions League hopes alive

Action from Adelaide's 3-3 draw against Gamba Osaka.

High-scoring draw keeps Adelaide alive

Travel could be a Thai-breaker, says Donachie

James Donachie of the Melbourne Victory.

Ex-Roar star says Victory is hoping to meet a tired Brisbane side.

'He's probably run his race as a Test spin bowler'

Australia's Stephen O'Keefe bowls in the nets.

Cricket legend Kerry O'Keeffe delivers his verdict on Steve O'Keefe.

Channel Ten facing a battle to keep Big Bash rights

Mitchell Johnson of the Scorchers carries the trophy after his side won the BBL06 title.

Ten's $100m five-year deal expires at the end of next season.

Chris Lynn confident of returning for Champions Trophy

Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Chris Lynn.

Aussie master blaster injured his shoulder two weeks ago.

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.

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.

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.

Giants maintain pain for Firebirds

Romelda Aiken (right) of the Firebirds shoots against the Giants.

Result ensures Queensland will drop out of the top four.

Good memories from home-town campdraft

It was smiles all round for Nicholas Ward and Nikki Wollens when they were packing up their truck after a big weekend at the Rathdowney Memorial Campdraft.

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.

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.

Trainer satisfied with Winx's preparation for Stakes

Jockey Hugh Bowman on Winx.

Champion mare cruised through her final track gallop.

Unvaccinated horse events a 'serious concern'

The Capricornia Yearling Sales held at the Robert Schwarten Pavilion,  Rockhampton Showgrounds on Sunday.   Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin

AVA says horse welfare must come first.

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

Garcia: 'I feel I still have a lot of great years in me'

Sergio Garcia of Spain holds the Masters trophy after winning at Augusta.

Masters champion says he can achieve more success.

Garcia dedicates magical Masters win to childhood idol

Sergio Garcia holds the Masters Championship Trophy

"It's amazing to do it on his 60th birthday”