Concussion fears force Melbourne youngster to take break

MELBOURNE young gun Angus Brayshaw has been given time off by the AFL club as he continues to recover from a fourth concussion in 12 months.

Cummings handed reins at Goldolphin

James Cummings will take over the top job at Godolphin in July.

James Cummings confirmed as new head trainer of Godolphin.

Licence to roam for Jarryd Hayne in Origin I

Jarryd Hayne is back for the Blues.

JARRYD Hayne is hoping to wreak havoc on his Origin return.

Steven May delays contract talks with Suns

Steven May of the Suns (left) and Jack Riewoldt of the Tigers.

Gold Coast co-captain says he will not rush his decision.

Patty Mills' Spurs tumble out of NBA playoffs

Golden State's Stephen Curry (left) drives past San Antonio's Patty Mills.

VIDEO: Stephen Curry leads Golden State Warriors into NBA finals.

Former Hockeyroo signs with AFLW club

Georgie Parker playing for the Hockeyroos in 2014.

Georgie Parker has inked a deal with Magpies for the 2018 season.

Broncos suffer another blow ahead of Warriors clash

Brisbane Broncos player James Roberts.

Gun speedster James Roberts limped off part-way through training.

What's happened to the great Novak Djokovic?

Novak Djokovic of Serbia during his game against Nick Kyrgios of Australia at Indian Wells.

Former world No.1 has gone from being tennis's king to its joker.

Firebirds legend has no regrets about retirement

Former players Clare McMeniman (left) and Laura Geitz celebrate a Firebirds win.

Clare McMeniman is loving the new Super Netball competition.

Sam Thaiday glad there's still loyalty in the game

TOGETHER AGAIN: Sam Thaiday, Johnathan Thurston and Mal Meninga.

Broncos star happy coach shows faith

Rep-break report card: your NRL club rated

Billy Slater of the Storm is chased by James Maloney of the Sharks.

We rate your club's season so far.

Retired athletes reveal their struggles out of limelight

Australian women's basketball great Lauren Jackson.

Life after the final siren can be very tough going.

Hayne to Eels: will the prodigal son return?

Jarryd Hayne lining up for the Gold Coast Titans.

We break down the main issues of a potential Parramatta comeback.

Numbers up for the AFL's most improved players

GETTING BETTER: Nic Newman gets a way from a flying Mav Weller on Saturday.

Time the AFL introduced its own 'most improved player' award

Schache needs an extended break from game

UNDECIDED: Josh Schache is not ready to commit to the Brisbane Lions.

Young Lion not 'fully comfortable'

Why Corey Norman is ready for the Maroons

Corey Norman of the Eels takes on the Tigers defence.

If JT isn't right, the selectors might have some sleepless nights.

In Short, deliberate out-of-bounds rule needs another look

Jayden Short attempts to gain possession near the boundary line.

The rule makers have perhaps gone too far.

Returning Kangaroo from bully boy to believer

Andrew Fifita during a Kangaroos training session at the AIS in Canberra

Andrew Fifita has always struck me as the classic bully boy

Griffin has Bennett Hook, line and sinker

Penrith Panthers coach Anthony Griffin.

Broncos coach's record against Anthony Griffin is abysmal.

GALLERY: Skills on show at junior league

JUNIOR STARS: The under-10s game between the Benderoo Bulls and St John's at the St John's Oval on Saturday morning.

Action from the junior league in Roma on Saturday.

The ex-Yeppoon playmaker making history in Canada

MAKING HISTORY: Yeppoon player Blake Wallace about to cross the line for a try in the grand final a grade Rugby League game at Browne Park.

He is part of the first ever Trans-Atlantic rugby league team

NUMBERS SPEAK

HARD: Dan Burnett goes on the burst for the Mary Valley Stags. The Kandanga based club is proving a force to be reckoned with in the Sunshine Coast competition.

Stags boast best statistics in comp while rivals struggle

Gillett looms as Maroons' go-to man

Matt Gillett scores a try during the Round 9 NRL match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Penrith Panthers at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AAP Image/Glenn Hunt) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Mobile, lethal in attack and jarring in defence, Gillo's a key man

Cudgen buzzing ahead of Blues' Origin camp training

Cudgen Leagues Club manager Nathan Kerr and groundskeeper Jim Gibson put the final touches on Ned Byrne Oval ahead of NSW Blues' State of Origin 2017 training camp.

"We are expecting people to come down and have a look”

Winners and losers from Blues Origin team

Blues player Josh Dugan runs for the try line in 2015.

Which players were stiff to miss out and who was lucky to get a gig?

AFL to change MRP rules in bid to stamp out punching

Ben Cunnington of the Kangaroos (right) punches Bernie Vince of the Demons.

The move comes after Sunday's fiery clash at the MCG.

Clubs 'out of minds' to pay big money for Schache: Carey

Josh Schache of the Lions has been linked with a move back to Victoria

Carey said clubs would be "out of their minds” to pay large wage

Players ready for rep clash

Joseph Amery has been in good form for the South Burnett Saints this season.

Contingent of Saints set for selection.

BITS Saints dominate men's representative squad

TALENTED: BITS' Jake Mostert has been named in the Capricornia rep squad.

AFL Capricornia team named to play Mackay

Harry Cunningham adds to Swans' injury woes

Harry Cunningham has been sidelined for six weeks for the Swans.

Harry Cunningham ruled out for six weeks.

Lyon: Distressed Demons need May-day call

Steven May is coming out of contract.

"They just need a big key defender”

Road to Cup fairytale full of challenges for Caloundra

CUP RUN: Caloundra skipper Mackenzie Smith in FFA Cup action against Sunshine Coast Fire a few seasons ago.

Massive fortnight to test Caloundra before FFA Cup crunch match

U-13s compete in zone football champs

CHASING GLORY: Stanthorpe Rangers Under 13's Team competed in the Zone Championships in Toowoomba on May 14.

Stanthorpe Rangers Under 13's compete in Zone Championships

Championship-winning captain re-signs with Sydney FC

Alex Brosque of Sydney FC takes a shot at goal.

Alex Brosque has become a key lieutenant for coach Graham Arnold.

Liverpool names strong squad for Sydney FC friendly

Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge in action during an English Premier League match against Southampton at Anfield.

Club legends including Steven Gerrard are available for the match.

TOP OF THE WORLD: Bundaberg's Mitch Langerak wins title

Bundaberg's Mitch Langerak with the 2 Bundesliga title trophy after his club side Stuttgart won on Sunday to get promoted to the Bundesliga.

The former The Waves junior wins title with Stuttgart

Big hitters to chase national softball win

Nicholas Moore for Dodgers changes direction between bases against Warriors in Toowoomba Softball A grade men semi-final at Kearneys Spring Sporting Complex.

Queensland calls up four Toowoomba talents

Cricket pay row more than about cash, says Siddle

Australian bowler Peter Siddle says players just want to be treated fairly.

Pay row not just about cash, says Siddle.

Usman Khawaja to lead Australia A on tour of South Africa

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja.

Squads give hope the impasse over a new pay deal can be resolved.

State glory for indoor stars

Indoor cricketers Don Grant, Dale McNellee and Tim Hamilton proudly show off the NSW colours they'll be wearing over the next week.

Trio of Coffs Harbour indoor cricketers playing for NSW.

World Cup selection a dream come true for Mooney

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 22:  Meg Lanning and Beth Mooney of Australia walks out to bat during the Women's Twenty20 International match between the Australia Southern Stars and the New Zealand White Ferns at Adelaide Oval on February 22, 2017 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

World Cup selection was Beth Mooney's goal during the summer.

Lehmann confident Ashes will go ahead

ASHES HOPES: Australian coach Darren Lehmann (left with David Warner) expects the players' pay dispute to be resolved before this year's Ashes series.

Australian coach Darren Lehmann says there'll be no Ashes boycott

Firebirds feeling disappointment after missing finals

Gabi Simpson cops one in the face during the clash with Giants.

"There's been a lot of soul-searching”

Lightning urged to lift their game as finals close in

MIDCOURTER. Lightning's Laura Scherian in action during a win over the Swifts at the University of the Sunshine Coast.

Ratio of turnovers to goals not as high as coach would like.

Lightning success sets up winner-takes-all clash

Samantha Wallace of the Swifts (left) and Geva Mentor of the Lightning compete for the ball.

THE Sunshine Coast had a 63-49 victory over the NSW Swifts.

Thwaites' radar almost perfect for Magpies

ON FIRE: Caitlin Thwaites (left) was in superb form for Collingwood. Fever defender Stacey Francis couldn't stop her run of goals.

Caitlin Thwaites has led Collingwood to the Super Netball finals

GALLERY: Action from Maranoa junior netball

SHOOT OFF: Under 10's Pumps N Solar played the Warrego Office Choice team on Saturday morning.

Round four of the Maranoa Netball Association Juniors season.

Firebirds hold off Giants to keep finals hopes alive

Jo Harten of the Giants and Kate Shimmin of the Firebirds compete for the ball.

GWS nearly pulled off an unbelievable comeback.

Day misses out in sudden-death playoff

AUSTRALIAN Jason Day has missed out on winning his first US PGA title in more than a year after defeat in a playoff at the Byron Nelson PGA tournament.

Birdie streak puts Jason Day in contention in Texas

Jason Day celebrates with fans after he sunk a 60-foot putt on the 17th green during the third round of the Byron Nelson golf tournament.

Jason Day has round of seven-under 63 to move up leaderboard.

From Players Championship winner to cattle class

Si Woo Kim, of South Korea, during the third round of The Players Championship.

Si Woo Kim won tournament with a flawless bogey-free final round.

Scott gets confidence boost ahead of US Open

Adam Scott reacts to a missed eagle putt on the second hole during the final round of the Players Championship.

Scott has good finish at Players Championship.