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.
Australia have been charged with confidence by their performance in the opening Test against the Proteas and are determined to ride the momentum.
Proteas captain Graeme Smith has said he expects his celebrated bowling attack to raise their game in the second Test against Australia.