Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will chair a taskforce to explore the economic viability of a bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Tokyo looks well placed to host a great Olympic Games in 2020 when the five-ringed circus visits the Japanese capital for the second time.
A Las Vegas district attorney has ruled that a rape claim against Juventus star Cristiano can't be proven beyond reasonable doubt.
Australia's Mack Horton looks set to resume his bitter rivalry with Sun Yang when the pair feature in the 800m freestyle at the world swim titles on Tuesday.
Geraint Thomas may have conceded time in the Pyrenees but the British rider is still well placed to battle Thibaut Pinot in the Tour de France.
Mack Horton and Swimming Australia will receive a warning from world body FINA over a podium protest after Sun Yang's 400m freestyle victory in South Korea.
Ex-St George Illawarra playmaker Jamie Soward says the Dragons are a shambles and wants an impending review to look at all aspects of the club.
Australia's Mack Horton has protested Sun Yang's 400m freestyle gold after China's swim star relegated the Olympic champion to silver at the world titles.
Australia's Kyle Chalmers has baulked at emulating the great Mark Spitz and ditched his moustache before racing in the world swimming titles in South Korea.
It has been business as usual for China's Sun Yang at the world swimming titles in South Korea despite a looming hearing which might end his career.
Darren Lehmann wants David Warner and Cameron Bancroft reunited as Australian openers for the Ashes, saying they shone before scandal struck in South Africa.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says the decision to yellow-card replacement prop Taniela Tupou was wrong, and he has support from ex-Test skipper Phil Kearns.
Genderless fashion is set to shine at Melbourne Fashion Week with a young Sydney designer among the creators to showcase their pieces.
Despite being among golf's most perennial contenders over the past decade, Australia's former world No.1s Jason Day and Adam Scott are still one-major wonders.