The wave of Asian migration will help make next year's World Cup the biggest event in Australia since the Sydney Olympics, according to Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland.
NATIONAL: The old man and the orphan horse. It sounds a little like a fable, or a long lost Ernest Hemingway novella, but it is a little known narrative set to play out at Flemington on Saturday.
No sparring, 21 kilograms to lose and without his regular team, UFC heavyweight champion hopeful Mark Hunt knows the odds of victory are stacked against him.
More than 3000 people have died trying to cross the Mediterranean this year, but still they come, in unprecedented numbers. It's an unfolding tragedy that everyone agrees must be stopped - but there is an increasingly bitter divide over how.
Police have locked down a number of streets in Fairfield East in Sydney as they hunt for a gang of men who are suspected of robbing a bank in a neighbouring suburb on Friday morning.
North Melbourne will be forced to pick up key defender Cameron Delaney as a rookie or else pay him out for another year after he was one of eight Kangaroos delisted on Friday.
The letters that spell out ANZAC have been stolen from the commemorative site at the North Beach in Turkey.