Australia wins another World Cup

Australia upheld its domination of the Rugby League World Cup by putting away Samoa 30-10 in the final at Old Trafford on Saturday.

French fringe players may face Socceroos

With several stars injured France may turn to fringe players against Australia but such is the depth of Didier Deschamps’ squad they have plenty of pedigree.

Big wins for Ko, McIlroy and Rahm, a 1st win for Svensson

Lydia Ko never won more in one day than on Sunday in the CME Group Tour Championship, where she claimed the richest prize in women’s golf at $2 million with a victory that allowed her to win LPGA player of the year.

Eagles, Pats score dramatic late NFL wins

Philadelphia, New England and Atlanta have sealed late fourth-quarter victories, while the Saints, Bills and Ravens also recorded Week 11 NFL wins.

Motor racing-Alonso endures disappointing end to Alpine stint

Spaniard Fernando Alonso sufffered a disappointing end to his time with French Formula One team Alpine after failing to finish Sunday’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Wallabies send six injured players home

The Wallabies’ loss to Ireland has ended in carnage with six injured players sent home from the spring tour, missing their final Test against Wales.

Verstappen ends F1 season with 15th win

World Formula One champion Max Verstappen has won a record-extending 15th race of the year at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.