Peter Beattie says he is stepping down as ARL Commission chair because he believes Racing NSW boss Peter V'landys will do a better job.
South Sydney's problems in the middle have been accentuated with Sam Burgess ruled out of Friday night's clash with Brisbane with a quad injury.
Golf superstar Rory McIlroy says broadcasting the $US15 million ($A22 million) payday for the FedEx Cup winner "probably isn't the best way" to relate to fans.
LaMelo Ball has taken confidence from Terrance Ferguson's journey from the NBL to the NBA as he prepares for his professional debut with Illawarra.
Boomers coach Andrej Lemanis says it's up to Jonah Bolden to explain his sudden withdrawal from their basketball World Cup squad.
The Boomers will draw on the home-crowd energy when they face the might of the United States on Thursday night at Melbourne's Marvel Stadium.
Adam Scott and Marc Leishman are vying for the $US15 million FedEx Cup, which is more than countryman Greg Norman earned in his US Tour career.
China's Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang's doping hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will be made open to the public.
Josh Reynolds admits he is heartbroken for Jacob Liddle after earning a long awaited NRL return by replacing the injured Wests Tigers hooker.
Queensland coach Kevin Walters has described Matt Scott as a "once in a generation" forward after it was revealed the NRL veteran had suffered a mild stroke.