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Power wins Indycar race at Pocono again

Australia's Will Power has won the IndyCar race at Pokono Raceway for the second straight year.

BlueScope steel doubles FY profit

BlueScope steel says its net profit doubled for the full-year to $715.9 million, while revenue rose 17 per cent to $1.06 billion.

Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe flies home after accusations of assault

Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe flew home from South Africa on Sunday, state media said, ending a week of confusion over her whereabouts after she allegedly assaulted a model.

Dimitrov downs Kyrgios for biggest career title

Dimitrov, who has toiled through his career with little reward against the game's 'Big Four', grasped his opportunity against the talented but unpredictable Kyrgios.

Milan pair get off to flying starts with 3-0 wins

MILAN - AC Milan and Inter Milan, both determined to put last season's mediocre efforts behind them, made flying starts to the new campaign on Sunday with easy 3-0 wins.

SA and ACT team up for space agency

South Australia and the ACT will sign an agreement on Monday to work on creating a joint national space agency based in Canberra.

Muguruza thumps Halep in Cincinnati final

Muguruza's tennis was as hot as the summer sun in the early afternoon match on the outdoor hardcourt, as she wrapped up victory in less than an hour.

The Gabba's Kevin Mitchell Jr to retire

After nearly 30 years as The Gabba grounds' manager, Kevin Mitchel Jr will retire after the next Ashes Test in November.

Notre Dame holds mass for Spain victims

A mass at the Notre Dame in Paris has been dedicated to the victims of the Barcelona terrorist attacks.

Greens blame Hanson for next terror attack

Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young says the next terror attack will be on Pauline Hanson's head after her burqa stunt in the Senate.

Crafty Kolarov free kick gives Roma winning start

MILAN - Aleksandar Kolarov, making his debut after his move from Manchester City, scored with a crafty free kick under the wall to give AS Roma a 1-0 win at Atalanta in their opening Serie A game of the season on Sunday.

Comedian Jerry Lewis dies at age 91

Rubber-faced comedian Jerry Lewis has died at his Las Vegas home of natural causes at the age of 91, his publicist says.

Mo Farah wins his last race in Britain

Mo Farah has won his final track race in Britain before he heads off to run marathons.

Alonso double for Chelsea spoils Spurs' Wembley opener

Reuters - Two goals from Marcos Alonso gave Chelsea a 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday in the first-ever Premier League game at Wembley Stadium.

Saints need a miracle to reach AFL finals

Less than two months after mauling Richmond, St Kilda will play the Tigers again next Sunday most likely wondering where they had gone wrong since.

Funding for Horn, Pacquiao rematch on hold

The Jeff Horn versus Manny Pacquiao rematch may not take place in Brisbane, with the Lord Mayor refusing to commit funds until he is assured Pacquiao will fight

Qatar to build World Cup stadium shaped like Arabian cap

DOHA - Qatar will build a stadium shaped like an Arabian skull cap for the 2022 World Cup, organisers said on Sunday, as the Gulf state moves ahead with preparations for the tournament despite a diplomatic rift with its neighbours.

Players to meet, but NRL deal no closer

Up to 300 NRL stars will hear the game's latest offer for a Collective Bargaining Agreement on Monday night, but no deal will be reached.

AFL MRP to look at Demon's clash with Lion

Melbourne's Bernie Vince could be in hot water with the AFL's match review panel again after his clash with Brisbane skipper Dayne Beams.

NRL finals spots that can't be given away

Four teams remain in the hunt for the final two spots in the NRL finals, but none of the teams are willing to take their opportunities when it matters most.

Hamburg's Mueller out for seven months with torn ligament

BERLIN - Hamburg SV winger Nicolai Mueller will be sidelined for about seven months and will need surgery after tearing a cruciate ligament while celebrating a goal during the side's opening Bundesliga game on Saturday.

Iran's top priority to protect nuclear deal from US: Rouhani

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday the top foreign policy priority for his new government was to protect the nuclear deal from being torn up by the United States.

Townsend kicks six as Tigers thrash Freo

Richmond forward Jacob Townsend booted six goals to lift his side to a 104-point hammering of Fremantle at Domain Stadium on Sunday.

India win toss, Sri Lanka bat first in ODI

Sri Lanka will bat first in the opening match of their ODI series against India after the visiting side won the toss.

Melbourne on brink of AFL finals return

Melbourne all but secured an AFL finals berth when they defeated Brisbane, but the top eight is still undecided after round 22.

Penrith surge, Manly flop in finals race

Penrith were the big movers in round 24 of the NRL, pipping Canberra to ruin their finals hopes and give them hope to an unlikely top-four finish.

Threatening Sydney grassfire extinguished

Firefighters have extinguished a grassfire in Sydney's southwest that threatened a rehabilitation centre and a car yard.

High court hearings on dual citizenship expected in October: Brandis

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten is offering the federal government a 'peace treaty' over the citizenship crisis that has embroiled seven MPs and senators and left Malcolm Turnbull's one-seat majority hanging in the balance.

Bulldogs upset Manly's NRL finals hopes

Manly have slipped to eighth on the NRL ladder with a 30-16 loss to Canterbury at ANZ Stadium.

US Treasury chief defends Trump after criticism by classmates

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Saturday defended President Donald Trump's response to bloodshed following a rally of white supremacists and neo-Nazis, rejecting calls from former Yale classmates that he resign from the administration in protest.

Grigor Dimitrov into Cincinnati ATP final

Grigor Dimitrov has progressed to the final of the Cincinnati Masters and will play either Nick Kyrgios or David Ferrer in the decider.

French train arrest unrelated to terror

A man carrying a pistol has been arrested at a French train station near the Spanish border but police say he isn't a terror suspect.

Aussies boom into Asia Cup decider

Australia will face Iran in the final of their first Asia Cup basketball tournament after a 27-point win over New Zealand.

Spain mourns as hunt continues for suspect after Barcelona terror attack

Spaniards put on a united front while mourning the victims of the Barcelona terror attacks as the hunt for a Moroccan suspect continues.

Thousands gather in Boston for anti-racism march

A 'free speech' rally by far-right groups takes place in Boston as counter protesters gather to condemn racism.

England rout Windies in just three days in day-night test

BIRMINGHAM, England - Stuart Broad hogged the limelight in the dark as England routed a hopelessly outclassed West Indies in the landmark day-night test match at Edgbaston, wrapping up victory by an innings and 209 runs on Saturday.

Mendez-Laing on song as Bluebirds keep soaring

Joe Ralls also scored in a victory that was doubly satisfying for the Bluebirds because it also ended Wolves' perfect record, leaving Ipswich Town, who beat Brentford 2-0, as the only other side on 12 points after four games.

Rugby - Coetzee praises patience as Boks grind down Argentina

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa - South Africa coach Allister Coetzee praised the patience of his side as they produced a high-energy second half performance to overcome Argentina 37-15 in their Rugby Championship opener at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.

Debutant Jese inspires Stoke to win over Arsenal

Reuters - New signing Jese made a dream debut for Stoke City, scoring the winner in a 1-0 victory over Arsenal in the Premier League on Saturday.

Lethal Man Utd hit four again, Arsenal lose at Stoke

LONDON - Manchester United netted four goals for the second consecutive week in the Premier League to rout Swansea City 4-0 on Saturday and ensure their highest-scoring start to a season for 110 years.

U.S. remain three points ahead of Europe at Solheim Cup

Both sides won two matches, leaving the U.S. ahead -- 7-1/2 to 4-1/2 -- heading into the afternoon four-ball contests at Des Moines Golf & Country Club.

Froome off to positive start in Vuelta as BMC win team time trial

BARCELONA - Chris Froome's bid to win the Vuelta a Espana for the first time got off to a strong start as the Briton's Team Sky came fourth in the team time trial in stage one on Saturday in Nimes, which was won by BMC Racing.

Wallabies coach blasts diabolical defence

The All Blacks have once again displayed the gulf in class between New Zealand and Australian rugby with a record-setting 54-34 Bledisloe Cup win in Sydney.

Lynagh savages woeful Wallabies

World Cup-winning five-eighth Michael Lynagh has lashed the Wallabies' woeful skill levels as 'schoolboy level' following another Bledisloe Cup bloodbath.

No finals is a failure for Cowboys: Morgan

Michael Morgan says the Cowboys have no excuses not to make the finals despite their horror injury run continuing in a loss to Cronulla.

Croft anointed Cronk's Storm heir apparent

Brodie Croft is set to assume Cooper Cronk's Melbourne No.7 jersey next NRL season after starring in their win over Newcastle.

Solomon's 'ugly' vision to make Suns shine

Interim Gold Coast coach Dean Solomon has no shame in admitting he wants the Suns to play ugly football, citing the Sydney Swans as his template for success.

Geelong trip the perfect finals prep: GWS

Greater Western Sydney coach Leon Cameron and in-demand midfielder Josh Kelly say travelling to Geelong will be the perfect tune-up for their AFL finals tilt.

Eagles coach laments costly AFL loss

West Coast coach Adam Simpson is frustrated his team must now depend on their rivals if they are to somehow qualify for the AFL finals.

Whincup survives Supercars shunting

Jamie Whincup has taken his Red Bull Holden to a podium finish despite impeded vision for a third of Saturday's Supercars race at Sydney Motorsport Park.