Illness costs Day shot at golf's No.1 spot

Australian world No.2 Jason Day has announced his illness-enforced withdrawal from this week's World Golf Championship event in Mexico City.

Keary backs his untested Roosters' combo

Luke Keary and Mitchell Pearce will head into the Sydney Roosters' NRL season-opener against Gold Coast without having played a minute together in pre-season.


Thiem wins Rio Open for eighth title

Austrian Dominic Thiem will be one of the names to watch at this year's French Open after claiming a sixth clay court title of his career in Rio.


Storm attack tweaked to fit Munster

The Melbourne Storm are tweaking their attack to accommodate new five-eighth Cameron Munster ahead of their round one clash with the Bulldogs.


Italy tactics will 'kill the game', warns Ford

Twickenham (United Kingdom) (AFP) - England fly-half George Ford urged rugby chiefs to outlaw the spoiling tactics employed by Italy at Twickenham on Sunday, saying they had the potential to "kill …