SYDNEY (REUTERS) - Australia captain Michael Clarke batted with a broken shoulder on the recent tour of South Africa and has been advised to rest, ruling him out of the domestic first-class final later this week, Cricket Australia said on Monday.
KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysia's world No.1 Nicol David warned competition was now tougher than ever as she sets out to defend her title at the world women's championships on her home island of Penang.
MELBOURNE (AFP) - Japan's Kamui Kobayashi sarcastically hit back at his critics on Monday, after an investigation found his Australian Grand Prix crash was due to brake failure.
Singapore's national women's badminton team have qualified for this year's Uber Cup, just the second time in the Republic's history to have made the mark for the prestigious world team championships for women.
MELBOURNE (AFP) - Red Bull boss Christian Horner said Daniel Ricciardo was blameless in the bungle that led to his sensational disqualification from the Australian Grand Prix, as the team vowed to fight the ruling.