Inglis to stay at fullback despite Reynolds' absence

Maguire says Greg Inglis won't be shifted to the halves in Adam Reynolds' absence

Van Gisbergen no fan of 'redress' being binned

NO FAN: Shane van Gisbergen doesn't like the new redress rule.

Shane van Gisbergen wants to bump the binning of the 'redress'.

A-League needs international breaks recognised

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat wants the A-League to recognised international breaks.

Kevin Muscat wants international breaks recognised in the A-League

Learning McGree gets lesson from Endo

Riley McGree (left) of Adelaide United on the ball.

Adelaide rookie says Japanese great gave a "next-level” education.

Wanderers coach praises ban on fans

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic has applauded moves to stamp out anti-social behaviour at A-League games.

Tony Popovic has broken his silence on anti-social behaviour.

Aloisi expects ailing Phoenix to be tough

Jade North of the Brisbane Roar.

Roar coach is expecting a tough encounter against Wellington.

Missing bikes threaten to wreck World Cup campaign

MISSING: The Australian track team's bikes have been lost in transit.

The Australian track team's bikes are missing

League legends pitch in to help ex-Manly great

Noel Cleal during his time as Sea Eagles recruitment manager.

Noel "Crusher” Cleal had fire rip through his farm at Pappinbarra.

Will coaching change be too late for Rafa?

Rafael Nadal of Spain in action during the Australian Open final.

'Uncle Toni' regrets keeping news of his departure from Nadal.

Exit lounge: the NRL players set for a swansong

Former Dragons player Benji Marshall has signed with the Broncos.

We look at who is most likely hanging the boots up at end of 2017.

Firebirds champ Romelda Aiken ready to resurface

Romelda Aiken in control during a recent practice match.

Aiken is out to conquer her personal demons, writes Terry Mallinder

'When things don't go well the media hammers you'

Australia's Shane Watson during day one of the first Ashes Test in Cardiff in 2015.

Shane Watson opens up on his career struggles.

How Boyd turned his career - and life - around

Darius Boyd during a Brisbane Broncos training session.

How Boyd turned his career - and life - around

Magic of the FA Cup still well and truly alive

Lincoln City's Nathan Arnold (left) and Burnley's Joey Barton battle for the ball.

Competition gives part-timers a chance to rub shoulders with greats.

Great Scott, he's serious about becoming a Knight

Cowboys prop Matt Scott.

Cowboys prop may feel a change of scenery could be an elixir.

Brisbane Tens was doomed from the start

Reds player Samu Kerevi crosses to score a try during a quarter-final at the Brisbane Global Tens at Suncorp Stadium.

Concept simply comes across as a clunkier version of sevens.

Nines showcase thrilling talent ... and bad haircuts

New Panther James Tamou looks fitter than ever.

Tony Durkin looks at some of the left-field highlights.

Cahill send-off overshadows great weekend of A-League

Tim Cahill of Melbourne City walks off after being red carded before even being substituted on to the field during the round 18 A-League match against the Melbourne Victory.

Just when you thought you'd seen it all in Socceroos's career ...

Sainsbury move bodes well for Socceroos

Australian soccer player Trent Sainsbury takes part in a training session in Sydney.

Central defender has to make the best of his time at Inter Milan.

Souths lose Reynolds for start of season

Adam Reynolds of the Rabbitohs scores a try.

Halfback ruled out for up to four weeks with appendicitis.

Queenslanders just love their rugby league

LOVING RUGBY LEAGUE: Broncos legend Justin Hodges with keen kids at Mooloolaba State School.

The Fox League on Tour was on the Sunshine Coast.

Secret documents reveal $53.4m loss by NRL teams

NRL Captains at the launch of the new season.

Only two teams made a profit last year

Footy's on-air stars have a laugh on tour

IN TOWN: Retired NRL stars Jack Reed, Justin Hodges and Nathan Hindmarsh at a Maroochydore junior league clinic.

Sportsman's Night at Maroochy RSL is a highlight of their visit.

Gallen to decide mid-year on retiring

LEADERS: The 16 NRL captains at yesterday's season launch (from left) Daly Cherry-Evans (Manly), Jarrod Croker (Canberra), Matt Moylan (Penrith), Darius Boyd (Brisbane), Jake Friend (Sydney Roosters), Tim Mannah (Parramatta), Rory Kostjasyn (Newcastle), Aaron Woods (Wests Tigers), Cameron Smith (Melbourne), Johnathan Thurston (North Queensland), Roger Tuivasa-Sheck (NZ Warriors), Greg Inglis (South Sydney), Paul Gallen (Cronulla), Gareth Widdop (St George), Ryan James (Gold Coast) and James Graham (Canterbury).

Gallen hasn't made up his mind on retiring yet

Halves pairing will shape Widdop's game plan

FLEXIBLE: Gareth Widdop knows he has to change his game plans with the Dragons

Halves pairing will shape Widdop's game plan

Saints see off Power in pre-season hitout

Tim Membrey of the Saints.

St Kilda held off Port Adelaide to record a one-point victory.

AFL chief denies lying to bombers after secret tape leaks

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 15: James Hird, coach of the Essendon Bombers looks on during the round 20 AFL match between the Essendon Bombers and the Adelaide Crows at Etihad Stadium on August 15, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Recording reveals allegations the AFL recanted over punishments

David Koch left seeing red over China clash with Suns

The AFL is taking the game to China, but it's not without its controversy.

"We're paying you half-a-million dollars to buy your home game”

EPL champion Leicester sacks manager Ranieri

Sacked Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri.

Coach sacked less than a year after delivering a maiden title.

$20,000 fine for Western Sydney Wanderers

The FFA has fined Western Sydney Wanderers $20,000 after a lew banner was shown by the club's fans.

FFA fines Wanderers $20,000

Melbourne United coach pays price for poor NBL season

Melbourne United head coach Dean Demopoulos has been sacked.

Melbourne United has sacked coach Dean Demopoulos.

Woman coach gets off to a bad start

Eastern FC head coach Chan Yuen-ting.

Poor start for first woman coach in men's continental competition.

Cahill ready for "Cup final replay”

Tim Cahill is ready for action against Sydney FC.

Tim Cahill back and raring to go.

Late Starc flurry saves Aussies' blushes

Australia's Mitchell Starc bats during the first day of the first Test against India in Pune.

Australia reached 9-256 at stumps on day one against India in Pune.

Cricket legends blow up at Test rookie Matt Renshaw

Renshaw wasn’t feeling too crash hot.Source:AFP

After perfect start, things quickly went from rosy to shambolic

Sharks snap up Canberra winger Lee

Edrick Lee has signed for Cronulla for the 2017 NRL season.

Premier Cronulla has signed Canberra Raiders winger Edrick Lee.

It's not all about the spinners in India

Australia's Jason Gillespie displays the ball after he took five Indian wickets during the third day of the third Test match in Nagpur, India in 2004.

Pace certainly has it's place - and can indeed flourish.

Southern Stars in record loss to Kiwis

Meg Lanning of Australia

New Zealand launched a stunning series comeback

Lightning players set to relish historic home game

THE coach of the Sunshine Coast says the Lightning's first home game is a celebration.

Firebirds send order for Burger with the lot

Erin Burger (left) in action for South Africa

94-Test veteran has answered the powerhouse's SOS

Lightning captain ready for her own 'rivalry round'

STAR: Geva Mentor is pumped for the Lightning's next game against the Melbourne Vixens.

Star defender and skipper ready to take lead against Vixens

Swifts out to prove first-up form was no fluke

Abbey McCulloch of the Swifts exchanges high-fives with young fans.

Much-maligned Swifts lost narrowly to the Giants in season-opener.

Firebirds prepare for a familiar foe

TOUGH CLASH: Sunshine Coast goal shooter Caitlin Bassett is marked by Firebirds keeper Laura Clemesha.

Laura Clemesha takes us inside the Firebirds inner sanctum

Firebirds to roll out red carpet for former star

Two-time Firebirds premiership player Kim Ravaillion in action for the Magpies

Ravaillion starred in four grand finals and won two premierships

EXCLUSIVE: Caitlin Bassett takes us inside Lightning HQ

SUPERSTAR: Caitlin Bassett of the Diamonds and Sunshine Coast Lightning.

OPINION: Lightning to strike against Vixens

Bowman: Winx can run down Black Caviar record

Winx's winning streak stands at 14

Group 1 race just what the Doc ordered

Hey Doc ridden by Luke Currie wins race 6 CS Hayes Stakeson Black Caviar, The Great Horse Raceday at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Saturday. Feb. 18, 2017. (AAP Image/Tracey Nearmy) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Trainer Tony McEvoy says Hey Doc "has to” go the Australian Guineas.

In-form showjumper's up for the challenge

UP FOR IT: Billy Raymont and Anton in World Cup action.

Billy Raymont should be hard to beat at this annual event.

Billy reaching heady heights in world cup

Cooroy's Billy  Raymont and Anton in World Cup action.

Cooory rider hits great form

Only bad luck will end Winx's streak, says trainer

Hugh Bowman celebrates another Winx victory.

Peter Moody insists Winx has same invincibility as Black Caviar.

Apprentice jockey jumps out of gates, wins three on trot

Corey Bayliss takes Bold Gypsy on to win the YALUMBA Class 1 Handicap at Corbould Park.Grant Peters Trackside Photograph

It was a startling start to the Corbould Park meeting.

Winx on track ahead of return run

Hugh Bowman rides Winx (right) past the post in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley Racecourse last October.

Trainer says preparation faultless going into her comeback

Teaching next generation to handle the pressure

COAST competition working to help young, talented golfers handle the pressure and transition into elite sport.

Johnson takes golf's No.1 spot from Jason Day

Dustin Johnson poses with his trophy on the 18th green after winning the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club.

Aussie Jason Day has given up the world number one ranking.

Late blitz helps world No.6 to Australian Open title

Ha Na Jang of South Korea plays a shot during round four of the Australian Open at Royal Adelaide.

Ha Na Jang produced a stunning late surge to win at Royal Adelaide.