Success for Bundy driver in state titles

DRIFT: Bundaberg's Brad Scherer finished second at the Queensland Production Sedan Title in Rockhampton.

Bundy driver claims race after starting in 11th

Wide Bay throws support behind The Waves' QPL bid

WIN: The Waves celebrate in final of the Wide Bay League.

President says representation in new competition vital

DOWN TO THE WIRE: Finals spot on line in cricket

LINED UP: Michael Sommer-Livington made 49 runs for The Waves in their contest against Brothers at Salter Oval on Saturday.

One spot to be decided by Past Highs and Brothers game this week

Why this footy club needs you now

BRACE: South Kolan's Joel Pearson in action during last year's Northern District Rugby League. They are in desperate need of players for this season.

Club needs players otherwise it will fold before the new NDRL season

Zielke leads Lions to first home win

PUMPED: Bundaberg's Emma Zielke gets mobbed by teammates after scoring a goal against Collingwood at the South Pine Sports Complex on Saturday.

Bundaberg's Emma Zielke kicks a goal in side's win over Collingwood

Pythons aim to go one better

Pythons' Danny Moran.

Pythons focus on bouncing back in next seasons Spring Cup

Warriors come to rescue of drowning man

Players were involved in a dramatic rescue off the New Zealand coast.

New Lion's debut on hold after copping ban

Jack Frost in action for his old club Collingwood.

Jack Frost's official Brisbane debut will have to wait.

Manny's man slams Khan bout reports

Australian welterweight boxer Jeff Horn.

Jeff Horn remains in the hunt for a superfight with Manny Pacquiao.

Higginbotham could play despite charges

Scott Higginbotham takes part in a Wallabies training session in 2014.

Former Wallaby is expected to be named in the Reds side.

Wright returns to competition after serious injury

Owen Wright at the 2014 Billabong Pro Tahiti.

Surfer sustained a potentially career-ending head injury in 2015.

Wanderers condemn 'disrespectful' members

The controversial banner displayed by Wanderers fans at ANZ Stadium.

Club has received a "show cause notice” from the FFA.

Bulldogs ruckman to miss start of season

Jordan Roughead at a Western Bulldogs training session.

Big man Jordan Roughead forced to undergo surgery.

Will coaching change be too late for Rafa?

Rafael Nadal of Spain in action during the Australian Open final.

'Uncle Toni' regrets keeping news of his departure from Nadal.

Exit lounge: the NRL players set for a swansong

Former Dragons player Benji Marshall has signed with the Broncos.

We look at who is most likely hanging the boots up at end of 2017.

Firebirds champ Romelda Aiken ready to resurface

Romelda Aiken in control during a recent practice match.

Aiken is out to conquer her personal demons, writes Terry Mallinder

'When things don't go well the media hammers you'

Australia's Shane Watson during day one of the first Ashes Test in Cardiff in 2015.

Shane Watson opens up on his career struggles.

How Boyd turned his career - and life - around

Darius Boyd during a Brisbane Broncos training session.

How Boyd turned his career - and life - around

Who's the fastest in the NRL?

Sharks speed machine Valentine Holmes.

We have uncovered the lightning legs of the NRL.

Magic of the FA Cup still well and truly alive

Lincoln City's Nathan Arnold (left) and Burnley's Joey Barton battle for the ball.

Competition gives part-timers a chance to rub shoulders with greats.

Great Scott, he's serious about becoming a Knight

Cowboys prop Matt Scott.

Cowboys prop may feel a change of scenery could be an elixir.

Brisbane Tens was doomed from the start

Reds player Samu Kerevi crosses to score a try during a quarter-final at the Brisbane Global Tens at Suncorp Stadium.

Concept simply comes across as a clunkier version of sevens.

Nines showcase thrilling talent ... and bad haircuts

New Panther James Tamou looks fitter than ever.

Tony Durkin looks at some of the left-field highlights.

Cahill send-off overshadows great weekend of A-League

Tim Cahill of Melbourne City walks off after being red carded before even being substituted on to the field during the round 18 A-League match against the Melbourne Victory.

Just when you thought you'd seen it all in Socceroos's career ...

Sainsbury move bodes well for Socceroos

Australian soccer player Trent Sainsbury takes part in a training session in Sydney.

Central defender has to make the best of his time at Inter Milan.

'I don't want to coach safe, I want to win games'

Sea Eagles coach Trent Barrett.

Manly coach Trent Barrett won't try to protect his job this year.

"Pressure” got to Bulldogs, says captain Graham

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs NRL player James Graham takes part in a training session in Sydney on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016. The Bulldogs will play the Penrith Panthers in an an Elimination Final at Allianz Stadium on Sunday, September 11th. (AAP Image/Paul Miller) NO ARCHIVING

Canterbury captain James Graham disappointed in last season.

Merrin has sights set on success with Panthers

Trent Merrin wants to inspire his teammates and fans.

Merrin takes great pleasure in the fact he can make someone smile.

Sharks sent packing by Burgess-led Wigan

Joe Burgess of Wigan Warriors goes over for the opening try under pressure from Jesse Raimen of Cronulla at DW Stadium

Wigan sprung a 22-6 World Club Challenge upset on the NRL premiers

Farah shines as Souths down poor Dragons

Damien Cook of the Rabbitohs.

Rabbitohs buried Dragons 32-14 to retain the Charity Shield.

Tuivasa-Sheck tears up Titans

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck of the Warriors runs at Ash Taylor of the Titans.

Warriors jet stole the show in Palmerston North.

Gun Sun could miss the season with hip injury

Sam Day

The Suns have been crippled by injuries the past two seasons

Sun suffers horror injury in pre-season match

Sam Day of the Gold Coast Suns.

Gold Coast's Sam Day was taken from the field in first quarter.

Positive signs for Roos coach in trial clash

Shaun Higgins of the North Melbourne Kangaroos.

Brad Scott will have been happy to with new-look team's performance.

Women's football set to receive cash boost

Melbourne City celebrate their W-League final win over  the Perth Glory

Plan calls for at least 60 players to earn at least $60,000 a year

Sutton meets FA Cup end as goalkeeper devours pie

Wayne Shaw chows down on a pie in the second half of Sutton United's FA Cup clash with Arsenal.

Sutton United back-up keeper Wayne Shaw stole the show

Walcott guides Gunners in FA Cup quarter-final

Arsenal's players celebrate Theo Walcott's, right, goal during the English FA Cup fifth round soccer match against Sutton United at Gander Green Lane stadium in London

Sutton United's fairytale run comes to an end

A-League cellar-dwellars can shine in Asia

Adelaide United coach Guillermo Amor.

Adelaide can turn season around, says Pantelis.

Defender signs new deal with Brisbane Roar

Shu Sasaki of Global FC (right) takes a shot at goal as he competes with Roar player Jade North during the AFC Champions League second qualifying round match between Brisbane Roar of Australia and Global FC of the Philippines at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017. (AAP Image/Dave Hunt) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Jade North signs up for another year with Roar.

EPL sides restore order in FA Cup

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring his side's second goal against Blackburn Rovers.

FA Cup wins for Manchester United and Spurs.

Aussies have point to prove in final T20 international

Travis Head says Australia has played some really good cricket against Sri Lanka.

A consolation win in Adelaide is essential

'Keep it simple', Warner tells Renshaw

Matt Renshaw bats during a practice session in Mumbai.

David Warner has told Matt Renshaw to get back to basics.

It's bye bye Boom Boom as Afridi quits

Shahid Afridi has called it a day in international cricket.

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has called it a day.

Aussies lose on last ball again

Asela Gunaratne of Sri Lanka is congratulated by teammates after hitting the winning runs to win the second International Twenty20 match between Australia and Sri Lanka at Simonds Stadium.

Australia has suffered a horrible case of deja vu in Geelong.

Starc walks away from $1m IPL pay day

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc.

Bowler will direct all his energy into Australia's Test efforts.

Swifts set to hit back against Thunderbirds

NSW outfit keen to prove they're the "real deal”

Thunderbirds rally late to seal first-up win

Natalie Medhurst of the Fever passes during the round one Super Netball match against the Fever.

Adelaide was trailing Fever by seven goals at three-quarter-time.

Vixens show Melbourne is still their town

Kate Moloney of the Vixens makes a pass at Hisense Arena

Diamond-studded and highly-rated Magpies were upstaged

Firebirds show heart in snatching draw

Romelda Aiken of the Firebirds and Geva Mentor of the Lightning

The Lightning appeared on track for a stunning upset victory

Young guns in Brothers netball grading for first time

FAST PACE: Rhianna Johnson moves quickly for Brothers at Bundaberg Super Park.

Netball teams get ready for upcoming season

Shimmin glad to be on Aiken's team

Kate Shimmin in action for the Firebirds in a pre-season game.

Kate Shimmin keen to do retired stars proud.

Dream becomes reality as Mi Mi flies with Firebirds

Jemma Mi Mi used to dismiss her chances of one day playing for the Queensland Firebirds.

Rising star puts hand up for Super Netball side

Group 1 race just what the Doc ordered

Trainer Tony McEvoy says Hey Doc "has to” go the Group 1 Australian Guineas in two weeks.

Only bad luck will end Winx's streak, says trainer

Hugh Bowman celebrates another Winx victory.

Peter Moody insists Winx has same invincibility as Black Caviar.

Mixed bag for Gladstone trainers

PIPPED: Boxer (right)  runs down the Denis Schultz-trained That Pretty Girl in Race 3 at the Gladstone Turf Club on Saturday.

Gladstone hopeful pipped at the post by big Bundaberg gelding.

Winx on track ahead of return run

Hugh Bowman rides Winx (right) past the post in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley Racecourse last October.

Trainer says preparation faultless going into her comeback

Boxer lands winning blow

CLEAR WIN: Quayde Krogh guides Boxer to victory at The Waves Subs Club Beach Party race day at Thabeban Park.

Locals win on opening race meet of the year in Bundaberg

Jockey spoilt for choice in Blue Diamond Stakes

Craig Williams rides Formality to victory in the Chairman's Stakes at Caulfield.

Craig Williams juggling four star contenders for the race.

Sydney sprint to become country's richest race

Jockey Tommy Berry on Chautauqua shouts to the crowd after winning the TJ Smith Stakes last year.

$10 million The Everest will trump Melbourne Cup prizemoney.

Burnett Cup 18th & 19th feb 2017

A selection of photos from the weekends Burnett Cup competition at the Bundaberg Golf Club on the 18th and 9th Feb 2017.

Johnson takes golf's No.1 spot from Jason Day

Dustin Johnson poses with his trophy on the 18th green after winning the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club.

Aussie Jason Day has given up the world number one ranking.

Late blitz helps world No.6 to Australian Open title

Ha Na Jang of South Korea plays a shot during round four of the Australian Open at Royal Adelaide.

Ha Na Jang produced a stunning late surge to win at Royal Adelaide.

Day not ready to give up No.1 tag yet

PRIDE OF PLACE: Australian Jason Day is determined to hold onto his number one ranking as a matter of pride.

Jason Day is determined to hang on to his world No.1 spot.