QLD: A 68-year-old man drowned when his car was swept away by floodwaters near Bundaberg in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Michael Chammas Bernard Tomic concedes it's not the smartest idea playing in the Sydney International a few days out from the Australian Open but insists the preparation is worth the risk.
Michael Chammas Sam Stosur's run at the Sydney International has come to an abrupt end, bowing out in straight sets against qualifier Monica Puig.
Larissa Nicholson Australian young gun Nick Kyrgios retired hurt from the Kooyong Classic, just days out from the start of the Australian Open.
Linda Pearce As Ben Mitchell begins his first year on tour as a new father to three-week old Zara, he is hearing about how well others have managed on-the-road tennis parenthood.
Adam Pengilly Australia's Sydney International quarter-final stocks have dwindled to just one after wildcard James Duckworth succumbed in the second round to Jeremy Chardy on Wednesday.
Chris Barrett and Tom Decent Talk of an umpiring conspiracy against India because of their intransigence towards the DRS has been rubbished.
Phil Lutton A big crowd at the Gabba for Friday's one-dayer against India could be the clincher as the horse-trading ramps up in pursuit of day-night Tests next summer.
Adam Pengilly Women's No.1 seed Simona Halep used a rev-up from her Australian coach Darren Cahill when in sight of the finish line during her quarter-final win over Karolina Pliskova, as she shrugged off a troublesome Achilles to stay alive in the Sydney International.
Michael Chammas The Sydney Olympic Park Authority has begun plans for a $50 million project to put a roof over Ken Rosewall Arena and transform the tennis venue into a multi-purpose facility.