The fight to be world No.1 came down to the last game of the year.
There's a lack of common sense over the grounding of bats.
The Eels salary cap scandal dominated the headlines in 2016.
The Kookaburras have continued their unbeaten start to the International Festival of Hockey with a 3-1 defeat of New Zealand.
In the wake of GWS Giants star Steve Johnson's hand injury, we look at 10 other unusual, unexpected or unlucky mishaps to have befallen our sporting idols.
Coach Michael Cheika insists this weekend's clash with France means as much to the Wallabies as their bid to win the grand slam.
Cronulla CEO Lyall Gorman has suggested Ben Barba may have gotten carried away in the club's premiership celebrations.
North Queensland's NRL premiership defence is over after the Cowboys slumped to a 32-20 defeat to Cronulla.