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Kobe Bryant's widow sues LA sheriff's department over release of graphic crash photos

Kobe Bryant's widow is suing the LA County Sheriff's Department and the city's fire department for invasion of privacy, over photos taken of the NBA star's body after he was killed in a helicopter crash.

Aussie cricket captain Lanning takes indefinite leave

Meg Lanning is taking a break for personal reasons, deciding she wants to "take a step back" from the game with no timeline set for her return.

Tears and tributes flow for AFL legend, Tiwi Islands leader and 'great man' Willie Rioli Snr after sudden death at 50

Warning: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are advised that this story contains the name and image of a person who has died.

Cunnington to make AFL comeback for Kangaroos after returning from cancer treatment

North Melbourne midfielder Ben Cunnington will play his first AFL match since last July after being treated for testicular cancer.

Race day kick leaves horse strapper with serious injuries

A WA horse trainer says his son is awaiting surgery after being kicked in the head at one of the Kimberley's busiest race days.

Crows chairman refuses to be drawn on potential class action over controversial camp

Adelaide Crows chairman John Olsen says a mooted class action over the controversial 2018 preseason training camp remains a "hypothetical", and no legal advice has yet been sought by the club.

Serena laments double standards for parents playing sport, as top coach reveals young players freezing their eggs

As Serena Williams looks toward having a second child after her tennis career ends, Australian coach Rennae Stubbs reveals the choices young WTA players have to make to avoid putting their careers on hold.

'I had a bit of a cry to be honest': Lauren Jackson's stunning comeback continues with Opals squad selection

Lauren Jackson's incredible return to basketball rolls, with the 41-year-old being picked in the Opals squad for the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup.

British Open champ Cameron Smith responds after fellow Aussie golfer says he's joining controversial breakaway tour

Cameron Smith says if there are any developments regarding his future, he will be the one to make them, not fellow Aussie golfer Cameron Percy, who claims the British Open winner and Marc Leishman are signing with the LIV tour.

Sick of travelling to Sydney, this coach started his own team and dominated the national league

Wollongong's most successful national sporting team is loaded with international stars and has won seven titles, but you may not have heard of them.

Cricket world in mourning following death of Rudi Koertzen

Koertzen became an umpire in 1981 and made his debut as an international umpire in 1992 during India's historic tour of South Africa. 

'Akin to a gag order': Former gymnasts asked to sign a non-disclosure agreement in reconciliation meeting following abuse claims

A group of former elite female gymnasts say being asked to sign a non-disclosure agreement in a reconciliation meeting is another attempt to silence alleged victims of abuse.

Why the Demons have work to do to match the glory of their 2021

Defending champions Melbourne are sitting in the top four with two rounds left, but there are areas of the game where the Demons need to clean up quickly to get their title defence on track, writes Andrew McGarry.

Why football fans should pay attention to the U20 Women's World Cup

From Christine Sinclair to Marta, Alex Morgan to Beth Mead, the game's biggest names had their starts at the U20 Women's World Cup. This month could see the next crop of stars emerge.

'The countdown has begun': Serena Williams hints at tennis retirement

Serena Williams, 23-time grand slam singles champion, said she wants to "evolve away from tennis".

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