So great was Michael Matthews' pain from the belting his body got in the mass pile-up in stage three of the Tour de France, he thought his "ribs jumped in and out of place a few times" as he battled to finish Tuesday's fourth stage that included seven sectors of bone jarring cobblestones.
Michael Chammas Maria Sharapova has been accused of unsportsmanlike behaviour on her way to booking a Wimbledon semi final berth against world No.1 Serena Williams.
David Polkinghorne and Kate Aubusson Australian sporting icon Dawn Fraser has "unreservedly apologised" for her controversial comments about Australian tennis stars Nick Kyrios.
Georgina Robinson The Australian Rugby Union is facing a $370,000 price tag to buy second row Kane Douglas out of his contract with Leinster, while it has emerged that Will Genia was having second thoughts about his move to France.
Rupert Guinness The Tour de France heads through the French town of Villers-Bretonneux on Wednesday, a town with a special link to Australia.
Jon Tuxworth Australian tennis star denies accusations of 'tanking' a game during his Wimbledon loss to Richard Gasquet.
The Ashes are upon us once more, and as if the Australia-England rivalry wasn't enough to have sparks flying, the result from the last series will surely get things going. Can anyone say "whitewash"?
Michael Chammas Nick Kyrgios has opened up about a drama-plagued week at Wimbledon in an exclusive interview, revealing how criticism from the Australian public left him wanting to quit the sport.
Chris Barrett The Australian fast bowling figurehead destroyed England two summers ago and has his pace back but the challenge for him is to reproduce a performance like that, says the home captain.
David Polkinghorne Olympic champion defends her controversial comments on Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios.