Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley says he's devastated that two of his players are facing doping suspensions.

The Bombers play the Swans on Saturday with champion forward Lance Franklin a certain starter for Sydney.

Johnathan Thurston has inspired the Cowboys to their first win of the NRL season.

Just two days out from the AFL opener, Collingwood pair Lachlan Keeffe and Josh Thomas have been stood down after testing positive to a banned substance.

Cricket's new world champions have been cheered on by adoring fans at Federation Square. Michael Scanlan reports.

Two Collingwood players have tested positive for a performance enhancing drug - in the latest doping scandal to rock the AFL. Mark Stevens reports.

Collingwood executives have spoken to the press about the performance enhancing drug scandal rocking the club.

Roosters star Blake Ferguson will have surgery after limping from the field with a foot injury.

Sydney is gearing up for the richest racing event on the autumn calendar, with the launch of The Championships Trophy.

Swans superstar Buddy Franklin chats about that concussion and how the Swans aim to go one better in 2015.