Beijing says is safe choice for 2022 winter Games

By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Beijing 2022 winter Olympics bid officials on Friday highlighted the nation's ability to deliver on promises as the Chinese capital …

Mostert quickest at Ipswich V8s

Ford star Chaz Mostert's V8 Supercars speed has come with him to Ipswich, with the Bathurst champion going fastest in practice on Friday.

Wu claims top five diving finish

Australian diving captain Melissa Wu has capped a remarkable comeback by claiming a top five finish in the 10m final at the world titles in Russia.

Manly teams fight adversity: Toovey

Officially axed during the week and coaching a team of largely unwanted players, Manly coach Geoff Toovey has backed his side to fire against Brisbane.

Douglas set for Wallabies recall

The Queensland Reds have signed former Wallabies lock Kane Douglas on a three-year deal, making him eligible for a return to the Wallabies fold.

Bennett praises "remarkable" Parker

Brisbane's Corey Parker has battled through the pain barrier and will face Manly on Saturday night despite a huge, painful bruise across his arm.

Patient Tiger's turnaround boosts confidence

Struggling tournament host Tiger Woods recovered from another woeful start with a back-nine birdie binge to spark some confidence that the form which won 14 major titles might return consistently.

Rabbitohs heed lesson from Panthers loss

South Sydney coach Michael Maguire says his NRL team were complacent in their July 3 loss to Penrith, and will learn from that for Sunday's rematch.

Not so hard for 'Big Easy' after kidney stone worries

Ernie Els put behind him a fear over potential kidney stones and the disadvantage of no pre-tournament practice rounds this week as he surged into contention for the Quicken Loans National in …