• Federer, Nadal put on a clinic in Basel

    He may not have won a Grand Slam title in 2014, but he may just finish the year as the number one player in the world. Roger Federer continued his assault on the prestigious year-end ATP No.1 spot with a clinical display at the Swiss Indoors on Thursday.

  • Craig: More than a return of a favourite son

    “There will be no doubt at all, in 2015, to have that experience around James and a calming effect just to realign people is going to be important. So, that just adds to the appointment."

  • O'Rourke happy to play anywhere

    New Hawthorn recruit Jonathan O’Rourke is happy to play wherever coach Alastair Clarkson wants him to play. And after battling injuries and form issues at Greater Western Sydney, the former number two draft pick is simply looking to put a frustrating start to his career behind him.

  • Johnson the destroyer once again

    Mitchell Johnson was once again Australia’s most destructive weapon with ball in hand on the opening day of the first test against Pakistan in Dubai.

  • Greenwood at peace with Pies switch

    “I did it with a clear mind and I’m at peace with my decision and think it is the right one for my future going forward."

  • Five untouchable US sports records

    “Kobe Bryant had 81 points in 2006, and before that David Robinson scored 71 in 1994 – no one is going to score 100 points.”

  • Sheedy: Boyd deal not good for footy

    “I think it’s good for the kid, but I don’t think it is good for footy, no, no. It might really cause some concerns in the game to be honest."

  • Ralph: Blues need to sign Malthouse

    “I think if you’re going to go young and bring some new kids in you need to give the fans an idea of what’s going to happen."

  • Finnis: Pelchen split amicable

    “We’re really strong and have been really strong in the strategy in the list and recruitment, but felt that there was probably a harder edge and a bit more work we could do in terms of our football program itself and that’s the change we decided to make."

  • Confident Boyd ready for Dogs expectations

    Tom Boyd may be the subject of widespread debate and even ridicule given his enormous pay packet, but the Western Bulldogs recruit believes he is well prepared for the goliath expectations that come with his multi-million dollar contract.

  • Montgomery leading Dogs race says Ralph

    Herald Sun journalist Jon Ralph believes that it is too difficult to know exactly who a club covets when it comes to coaching appointments. Both the Gold Coast and the Western Bulldogs are in the hunt for a new senior coach after the sacking of Guy McKenna and the forced resignation of Brendan McCartney.

  • Corletto: Our season starts now

    “After Sunday I guess it was relief, we kind of feel now that our seasons started. Even though you don’t want to drop the first two games we can’t do nothing about that now, our season starts now."