GOLDEN RUN TO NATIONALS: Swimmers shine at titles

WINNERS: Fairymead swimmers Jordan Smith, Connor Simms, Jaime Krueger, Isaac Cooper and Tobias Street have returned from a successful Queensland School Sport Titles.

Fairymead brings home big haul of medals

Ex-cyclone could sideline weekend sport in Bundy

LOOKING GOOD: Salter Oval could face similar problems to the NRL trial last year with more rain expected to fall in the next 48 hours.

Rainfall and floods may force sports to cancel this weekend

Clean meet has Gymfinity ready for states

WINNERS: Gymfinity gymnasts Makenzie Burridge and Paige Hogan won their levels at the regionals.

Regionals were a success in Bundaberg last weekend

Marching into new season

All clubs line-up together for the March Past last Saturday at Hinkler Park.

The March Past starts new season for Bundaberg Hockey

Cycle success for Bundy at the Rocky Cup

SPEED: Bundaberg's Austin and Duncan Allen had recent success at the Rockhampton Cup on Wheels at the Kenrick Tucker Velodrome.

Three cyclists win gold medals at the Rockhampton Cup

SO CLOSE YET SO FAR: Otto falls short of gold at nationals

NATIONALS: Matthew Otto missed out on a gold medal at the nationals by one thousandth of a second.

Bundaberg's Matt Otto wins silver in incredible finish at nationals

New Cane2Coral plans revealed

GOING COASTAL: The new track for this year's Cane2Coral.

New scenery and distance in this year's Friendlies Cane2Coral

Maxwell may not get chance to push Ashes cause

SELECTORS are facing an interesting conundrum

Aussies look to have all guns blazing for Ashes

Australia's Pat Cummins, right, celebrates the dismissal of India's Lokesh Rahul during the fourth Test in Dharmsala

Four-pronged pace attack a possibility against Poms

Lehmann proud of his skipper Smith

Australia's captain Steven Smith raises his bat after scoring century

Smith blasted 499 runs and three centuries in India

Aussies in India: All the players rated

Australia's captain Steven Smith (centre), with David Warner (left) and Peter Handscomb (right)

We run the rule over every Australian

Postecoglou takes criticism personally

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou  in Sydney today.

Socceroos coach took exception to a line of questioning

Vunivalu under a Storm cloud for Panthers showdown

IN DOUBT: Suliasi Vunivalu must pass a fitness test to be available for the Storm against Penrith this weekend.

Melbourne Storm flyer Suliasi Vunivalu is racing to be fit

Simona latest: Tigers star charged by police

Tim Simona of the Tigers looks on following his team's loss to the Panthers in the round 24 NRL match between the Penrith Panthers and Wests Tigers at Pepper Stadium in Sydney, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. (AAP Image/Dan Himbrechts) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Police have confirmed that a 25-year-old was arrested

'Pest' Laura Clemesha hitting new heights with Firebirds

Laura Clemesha (right) of the Firebirds attempts to block Caitlin Thwaites of the Magpies.

It has been a baptism by fire for the six-foot-three Laura Clemesha.

Was Barca's comeback the best in history?

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard (left) holds the trophy after Liverpool's victory in the the 2005 UEFA Champions League final.

We run through some of sport's most memorable fightbacks.

Who's the strongest in the NRL?

Raiders forward Shannon Boyd.

These are the crowd-pleasers who can stop a whole gym.

Former Supercars champs gunning for title

Garth Tander is back at Garry Rogers Motorsport.

These title winners have lost none of their drive for success.

Laura Enever giving her all for surfing

Laura Enever is loving being able to give back to her sport.

Sydney girl has always been a generous soul.

The NRL's unlucky 16 for round one

Penrith recruit Tim Browne in action for the Bulldogs.

These are the players on the cusp of selection at your NRL club.

The man who could replace Hasler

Bulldogs coach Des Hasler.

It is time for Canterbury to trust in its own.

In Chris Fagan, the Brisbane Lions now trust

Lions coach Chris Fagan during the round one match between the Gold Coast Suns and the Brisbane Lions at Metricon Stadium

Fagan has suddenly become the club's new fan favourite

Careless whispers expose Cat tensions

Geelong coach Chris Scott.

Jimmy Bartel has finally let his feelings be known publicly.

Titans are the real NRL superheroes

Gold Coast Titans players celebrate a try during their round three NRL match against the Parramatta Eels at Cbus Super Stadium.

When under the pump the Gold Coast has produced some heroic wins.

Why Kohli is the Trump of world sport

India's captain Virat Kohli gestures towards Australia's Matt Renshaw as he runs to celebrate the dismissal of David Warner during the fourth day of the third Test in Ranchi.

The Indian captain is a law unto himself.

Thurston despised today but loved tomorrow

Cowboys skipper Johnathan Thurston is swamped by teammates after kicking a field goal to down the Brisbane Broncos in extra time on Friday night.

Cowboys great tests appeal with extra-time thrillers

Slater's loving being back on the paddock

THIS YEAR IS THE FOCUS: Billy Slater is happy to be back on the field for the Melbourne Storm.

Bill Slater is back on the field, not taking football for granted

Lawrence stunned by Tigers' dramas

UNSETTLED: West Tigers veteran Chris Lawrence says the club is suffering under the current dramas.

Lawrence says Wests Tigers suffering the toughest time in his career

Hasler confident he'll survive Dog fight

STAYING PUT: Bulldogs coach Des Hasler is confident he will stay as the club's coach.

Bulldogs coach Des Hasler is confident he won't be sacked

Deja vu as Warriors name Foran to debut

Kieran Foran of the Warriors warms up last weekend.

Five-eighth tweaked his hamstring in the warm-up last week.

Chambers says Storm must improve on slow starts

Will Chambers of the Melbourne Storm puts the ball over the line, only for the try to be disallowed, during the round-three NRL match against the Brisbane Broncos at AAMI Park.

Melbourne has trailed in three of the first four premiership games.

Dogs could be forced into radical reboot

Moses Mbye of the Bulldogs makes a dash.

Moses Mbye will miss the Bulldogs' clash with the Broncos.

How a change of training times has re-energised Lions

Brisbane Lions coach Chris Fagan talks to his players during their round-one game against the Gold Coast Suns at Metricon Stadium.

New coach Chris Fagan revamped the training schedule over summer.

Magpies' Elliott set to miss another week

Jamie Elliott of the Magpies.

Forward will train this week in a bid to play next week.

'20 minutes as good as any' - Beams on that Lions opening

Brisbane Lions players celebrate scoring a goal

The Lions jumped from the blocks at Metricon Stadium

Argentina loses Messi to suspension and cup qualifier to Bolivia

COSTLY CHAT: Lionel Messi's "insulting words” directed at assistant referee Emerson Augusto de Carvalho has cost the Argentine superstar a four-match suspension.

Messi suspension adds to Argentina's World Cup loss to Bolivia

Win was all that mattered for Socceroos

Australia's Tim Cahill celebrates with teammates after Mathew Leckie's goal at the Sydney Football Stadium.

It was desperate, at times even ugly

Holland stars as Victoria eyes Shield title hat-trick

Alex Carey of the Redbacks plays a cover drive during the Sheffield Shield final between Victoria and South Australia in Alice Springs.

Spinner continued his Sheffield Shield final torment of SA.

No change for Ange as bid for qualification heats up

Tomi Juric looks set to keep his place for the Socceroos agains the UAE tonight.

Ange Postecoglou says he will stick to his guns with his plans.

Defoe's perfect return in England win

Jermain Defoe (front) and Adam Lallana celebrate Defoe's goal against Lithuania.

Veteran striker Jermain Defoe turned back the clock.

Heartache for Aussies but performance gives hope for Ashes

Australia celebrates the dismissal of India's Cheteshwar Pujara during the fourth day of the fourth Test.

Steve Smith's team is still a work in progress.

India wraps up fourth Test to claim series

India's KL Rahul plays a shot during the fourth day of the fourth Test cricket against Australia in Dharmsala.

Australia has relinquished the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

Smith drops f-bomb as India closes in on win

India's Ravichandran Ashwin and Matthew Wade have a few words on a fiery third day.

Skipper caught on camera calling Indian rival a 'f***ing cheat'.

Victoria takes upper hand despite Sayers' heroics

Chadd Sayers took his fifth five-wicket haul of the season against Victoria.

Bushrangers posted 487 over two days of 40-degree heat.

Battling Aussies on verge of defeat

Australia's captain Steven Smith leaves the ground after being dismissed by India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar.

Australia on verge of Test and series defeat.

Former Aussie quick Tait quits life in the fast lane

Shaun Tait has ended his cricket career.

SHAUN Tait will retire from cricket.

Wide Bay remains winless in league

THE Wide Bay Thundercats learnt a lot about their side this weekend.

Star shooter to return for Queensland derby

Romelda Aiken will return for the Queensland Firebirds

But the reigning champs will miss South African centre Erin Burger

NETBALL

The Sharks' Sharmaine Bunting.

Sharks v Claws and the Thundercats v Steelcats

Plenty to learn for Magpies in tight win, says coach

Caitlin Thwaites scored the match-winning goal for the Magpies.

Magpies get last-gasp win over Swifts.

Magpies swoop to take last-gasp win

Caitlin Thwaites of the Magpies scored the winning goal in a tight finish against the Swifts.

Caitlin Thwaites has sealed a dramatic 55-54 win for Collingwood.

Vixens continue winning ways against GWS

Mwai Kumwenda of the Melbourne Vixens.

Melbourne side chalked up a third straight win.

Wood and Bassett spark Lightning to dominant win in Perth

NETBALL: Sunshine Coast Lighting v Melbourne Vixens at Caloundra Indoor Stadium. Lighting's GA player Stephanie Wood takes aim.

Sunshine Coast confirms its title credentials.

Jockey brought back to earth after first-up win

Truly a day of highs and lows for apprentice Matthew Poon

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Tragedy mars Godolphin's moment of glory

Jockey Craig Williams was kocked out after a fall in the Mornington Cup.

Tally's victory was overshadowed by what happened to The Gold Trail.

Weir drought ends in Sydney, now for the flood

Leading trainer Darren Weir.

Trainer has the talented Humidor among the favourites for The BMW.

SPORTS RESULTS: Wednesday, March 22

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Winx aiming for sweet 16

Jockey Hugh Bowman returns to scale on Winx after winning the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick last month.

Winx will continue her march to greatness at Rosehill on Saturday.

Day uncertain if he'll play at the Masters

Australian's mother has had surgery for lung cancer.

Jason Day's mother undergoes surgery

Jason Day of Australia watches a tee shot at Austin County Club.

Dening was diagnosed with lung cancer at the beginning of 2017.

Jason Day forced out of tournament as mum fights cancer

Jason Day hugs his mum Dening.

"It’s really hard to comprehend being on the golf course right now."