Former national champion Trae Williams changes his plans to represent Australia on the track in the 100 metres at the Tokyo Olympics, making a shock move to rugby sevens.
The World Rugby Sevens Series rolls into Sydney this weekend, and in the men's draw the US Eagles are one of the favourites for the title.
Athletes with ACL injuries once lined up for the LARS surgery, touted as a miracle cure capable of shaving eight months off recovery time — but it has since fallen out of favour.
Australia may be women's rugby sevens World Series champions but there is no denying New Zealand is now the team to beat after their San Francisco dominance.
Super Rugby is "stale" and the sport has been on the slide for decades in Australia, according to axed rugby sevens coach Andy Friend.
Australia's netballers are left stunned by their Commonwealth Games gold medal loss to England but say it will not define them. Only time will tell, writes Richard Hinds.
Rugby Australia's new chief executive Raelene Castle says after a tumultuous last year for rugby that led to the Western Force being axed, she is striving for stability and improved performances.
A gold medal for Australia in women's rugby sevens at the Rio Olympics spurs hopes a new national competition will prove a hit with sports fans.