Rugby stars Ali Williams, James O'Connor charged after cocaine bust

Paris (AFP) - French police on Sunday charged former All Black Ali Williams with buying cocaine and Australian international James O'Connor with possession of the drug, police sources said.

Wildcats won't take beat-up Hawks lightly

The Perth Wildcats are 1-0 up in their best-of-five grand final series against Illawarra after coming from eight points down to post a 89-77 win on Sunday.


Caleb Ewan wins final stage in Abu Dhabi

Australian cyclist Caleb Ewan has won the final stage of the Abu Dhabi Tour in a sprint finish, holding off Briton Mark Cavendish and Germany's Andre Greipel.


Costa motors to Abu Dhabi Tour win

Abu Dhabi (AFP) - Rui Costa avoided any late mishaps to win the Tour of Abu Dhabi after Australia's Caleb Ewan claimed Sunday's fourth stage under rain and floodlights at the Yas Marina Formula One …


Jones slams Italy's 'Trevor Chappell' rugby

Twickenham (United Kingdom) (AFP) - England coach Eddie Jones accused Italy of playing "Trevor Chappell" rugby after the Azzurri threatened a huge upset in Sunday's Six Nations clash at Twickenham.