Aussies toughen up for worlds after Rio let down

2017-07-20 11:10

Head coach Jacco Verhaeren wants a hard competitive edge from Australia's swimmers at Budapest's World Championships.


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Sun looks to fry Aussie Horton in grudge return

2017-07-20 11:10

China's Sun Yang, the 'enfant terrible' of competitive swimming, is set to undergo another test of his fragile temperament at the world championships.

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Former champion Taylor arrested for biting woman

2017-07-19 07:59

Former middleweight world champion Jermain Taylor was arrested by police in Arkansas after allegations of biting and threatening to kill a woman.

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New dad Lochte postpones competitive return

2017-07-14 21:39

Six-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte said he's not quite ready to plunge back into competition in the wake of his 10-month ban.

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Before Mayweather-McGregor ... Ali v Inoki

2017-07-13 14:09

There are many in the boxing world who are appalled by the prospect of Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor climbing into a ring next month.

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Pacquiao to 'continue to fight' as Horn seeks rematch

2017-07-13 08:38

Manny Pacquiao says he will "continue to fight" as the new WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn called for a rematch to validate the Australian's stunning victory.

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WATCH: Mayweather v McGregor trash talk

2017-07-12 08:44

Boxing superstar Floyd 'Money' Mayweather and UFC champion, Conor McGregor trash talk one another ahead of their multi-million dollar bout.

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Mayweather to quit for good after McGregor bout

2017-07-12 07:04

Floyd Mayweather has vowed to quit boxing once and for all after he emerges from retirement for next month's cross-combat showdown with Conor McGregor.

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Ledecky leads US at Budapest worlds

2017-07-20 07:00

Five-time Olympic gold medallist Katie Ledecky is powering into the swimming World Championships in Budapest.

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Manuel stars as South Africa shock USA

2017-07-17 07:14

Candice Manuel scored twice in three minutes to give hosts SA a shock 3-2 win over the United States and a women's Hockey World League quarter-final place.

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Mayweather, McGregor take trash-talk tour to NY

2017-07-14 06:55

Floyd Mayweather was on the attack on Thursday, branding Conor McGregor a quitter as the four-stop tour hyping their cross-combat superfight hit New York.

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Cowboys, Yankees top United as world's most valued teams

2017-07-13 10:36

The Dallas Cowboys were named the world's most valuable sports team by Forbes magazine in its annual top-50 ranking.

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WATCH: Conor, Floyd continue war of words

2017-07-13 07:01

Floyd Mayweather is the heavy favourite to win his bout against MMA champion Conor McGregor but the Irishman again won the war of words at their media conference.

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Pacquiao 'not surprised' by fight review result

2017-07-12 12:25

Manny Pacquiao is "not surprised" the World Boxing Organisation affirmed the loss of his welterweight title to Australian Jeff Horn.

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Trailer: Mayweather v McGregor - '$180 million dance'

2017-07-11 14:06

MUST-WATCH trailer to the August 26 mega-fight between boxing superstar Floyd 'Money' Mayweather and UFC champion, Conor McGregor. It's on!

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Scandal threatens FINA on eve of world champs

2017-07-19 14:15

Swimming's governing body FINA has been drawn into a commission scandal days before both their presidential elections and the start of the swimming events.

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Mayweather, McGregor clash over racism

2017-07-15 06:49

Conor McGregor celebrated his 29th birthday by defending himself against accusations of racism during a media tour to promote his fight with Floyd Mayweather.

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Lochte poised to return to competition

2017-07-14 07:08

Ryan Lochte is set to return to USA Swimming-sanctioned competition this week after the end of a 10-month ban for his bogus gunpoint robbery story at the Rio Olympics.

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Suspension over, Ryan Lochte returns to the pool

2017-07-13 10:28

Ryan Lochte is returning to USA Swimming competition for the first time since his suspension for his behavior at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

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Horn wants Pacquiao rematch to settle rules row

2017-07-12 22:37

Australian Jeff Horn has no doubt that he was a deserving conqueror of Manny Pacquiao but believes only a rematch will settle the controversy once and for all.

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Expletives, excitement as Mayweather, McGregor face-off

2017-07-12 10:02

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor lit the touchpaper for their cross-combat superfight to launch their global promotional tour for the bout.

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Mayweather seeks delay on 2015 tax bill

2017-07-11 10:48

Floyd Mayweather has asked US authorities for more time to pay his 2015 tax bill, the year of his money-spinning mega-fight with Manny Pacquiao.


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