Pat McCabe and Nathan Charles being injured has left the Australian rugby team with few lineup choices.
Bernard Foley kicked a penalty a minute from time to give the Waratahs their maiden Super Rugby title with a 33-32 victory over the Crusaders.
Uruguay's Luis Suarez could face a lengthy ban if an investigation by Fifa proves allegations he bit Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini are true.
English football club Liverpool will offer captain Steven Gerrard a new contract to keep him at Anfield for at least the next two years.
A rampant Australia sealed a 5-0 Ashes series sweep by skittling England out for 166 to claim a 281-run victory on Sunday.
Rugby's new scrum law could simply see the crooked feed replace the collapse as the source of contention.
Kimi Raikkonen drove a brilliant race to win the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday as the Formula One season opened with a thriller at Albert Park.
Michael Hussey has ended his test career on a high when Australia beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in the third test, to sweep the series 3-0.
Mike Hussey scored an unbeaten 115 to drive Australia towards a declaration at 450 for five on the second day of the first test against Sri Lanka.
South Africa has dismissed Australia for 163 to take a first innings lead of 62 on the second day of the third and final test.