GWS star investigated over drug allegation

Greater Western Sydney player Lachie Whitfield could face a four-year ban if he's found to have deliberately evaded a drug test.

Thompson loses epic at Flushing Meadows

Australian tennis battler Jordan Thompson is shattered after blowing two match points in a torrid five-set first-round US Open loss at Flushing Meadows.


Eagles rookie backtracks on anthem boycott vow

Los Angeles (AFP) - Philadelphia Eagles rookie Myke Tavarres pledged Monday to emulate Colin Kaepernick by refusing to stand for the US national anthem, only to backtrack on the issue hours later.


ECL excites Arsenal recruit Mustafi

The decision to leave Valencia - and link with English side Arsenal - was partly down to the lure of Champions League football for Shkodran Mustafi.


Irish chief Hickey freed pending ticket probe

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - A Brazilian court granted conditional release from jail Monday to top Irish Olympic official Patrick Hickey due to ill health while he is investigated over an alleged ticket …