Bluewater Classic bowls competition heats up

Holding the Bluewater Bowls Classic perpetual trophy are Angela Baker and Marion Burford with Ted Fairman.

Four teams of four compete for annual trophy

PHOTOS: Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race coverage 2017.

More coverage from the 69th annual Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

World watches Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

The biggest Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race in recent history with 40 boats at the start line off Shorncliffe.

Black Jack takes line honours and Ichi Ban wins Courier Mail Cup

Local golfer wins coveted Sandgate Cup

Sandgate player Richard Cook won the Sandgate Cup by two shots with a net score of 68. Pictured is Mr Cook (left) accepting the trophy from club captain Brett Forrest.

Richard Cook wins Sandgate Cup against 122 players

Two big events headline Easter weekend

The Bluewater Festival and Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race mean there will be a lot of activity in and around Shorncliffe with the help of Bill Gollan and Nigel Statham who are holding The Courier Mail Cup.

Yacht race and Bluewater festival to draw crowds

Gators players named in Australian Under 16s squad

Sandgate-Redcliffe District Cricket Club wicketkeeper Jet Liebke has been named in the Australia Under 16s squad. Photo: contributed

Two Sandgate-Redcliffe cricketers make national U16s squad

Little athletes train with league legend in Bracken Ridge

Brooke Currie receives some training tips from rugby league legend and Little Athletics alumni Corey Parker at Bracken Ridge Little Athletics.

Corey Parker joins session at Bracken Ridge Little Athletics

'We're fine': Titans coach rubbishes Hayne rift rumours

Neil Henry has hit out at reports his relationship with star fullback has soured, calling speculation the pair do not get along a "beat-up”.

Blues wary of Franklin threat as Swans chase first win

Lance Franklin of the Swans.

Carlton coach Brendon Bolton has been battening down the hatches.

The moment Pearce proved he's ready for Origin again

Mitchell Pearce (third from left) of the Roosters celebrates his try against the Dragons at Allianz Stadium.

"I thought he was the most dominant player on the field.”

Young Lion leading defence with pride

Brisbane Lions defender Sam Mayes.

Sam Mayes is happy to play the role of Brisbane's backs leader.

The secret behind Glenn Maxwell's Test revival

Australia's Glenn Maxwell plays a shot during the first day of the third Test against India in Ranchi in March.

Aaron Finch has seen the highs and lows up close.

Bitter pill to Swallows as brothers miss clash

David Swallow (right) of the Suns competes for the ball with Callan Ward of the Giants.

Siblings were set to go head to head when Roos host the Suns.

Roar keeper cleared to face Victory after horror injury

Brisbane Roar goalkeeper Jamie Young.

Jamie Young was in doubt after needing 26 stitches in an arm wound.

The 10 stars to watch in the A-League finals

Besart Berisha of the Melbourne Victory.

Ahead of the start of the playoffs, we look at the top 10 players.

'There's no doubt I was lost there for a little while'

Carlton's Anthony Koutoufides in 2004.

Anthony Koutoufides has admitted he struggled with leaving the AFL.

Augusta family refusing to budge despite Masters' millions

Jose Maria Olazabal (left) and Sergio Garcia walk up the 13th fairway at Augusta National.

Meet the US's own version of Australia's Kerrigans from The Castle.

Lions, Suns must stay the course, says Paul Roos

Brisbane captain Dayne Beams.

AFL great says Queenslanders are on the right track.

'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.

Respect the name of player transfer game

Patrick Dangerfield takes on his old team Adelaide.

I'd rather have the months of speculation

'Who gets sacked for this filthy mismanagement?'

Wests Tigers coach Ivan Cleary watches on during a training session at Concord Oval.

Fans' faith in the current Tigers management is next to zero.

Why a second-tier league would benefit Socceroos

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou.

National second division must be prioritised and debated.

Broncos should be patient on James Roberts deal

James Roberts of the Brisbane Broncos (left) pushes away Dale Copley of the Gold Coast Titans.

What's the best way to tackle the fastest man in the NRL? Slowly.

Star trio's axing puts Panthers boss in tricky position

Matthew Moylan of the Panthers.

Anthony Griffin's decision was either extremely brave or stupid.

Time to hit the go button, Milf

Misfiring Broncos five-eighth Anthony Milford.

The form of Anthony Milford is nowhere near good enough.

Papalii axed from Test team after drink-driving conviction

Raiders player Josh Papalii is tackled during a game against the Titans.

Shannon Boyd to replace his Raiders teammate for Kangaroos.

Sharks' boycott adds uncertainty to City-Country clash

WELFARE ISSUE: Sharks coach Shane Flanagan doesn't want his players involved in the NSW City-Country clash.

Flanagan pulls Sharks from NSW City-Country fixture

Reynolds will change culture at Tigers

GREAT SIGNING: Josh Reynolds will change the culture of the Wests Tigers.

Ivan Cleary says Josh Reynolds will change the Tigers' culture

Papalii still in Meninga's team for Anzac Test

DOUBT: Josh Papalii (with ball) could miss the Anzac Test after a drink-driving charge.

Papalii is still a chance to play in the Anzac Test

Warriors lock key playmaker into new deal

Shaun Johnson of the Warriors.

VIDEO: Shaun Johnson shunned interest from NRL and overseas rivals.

Broncos monster Panthers amid Bunker controversy

The Broncos celebrates their win during the Round 9 NRL match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Penrith Panthers at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AAP Image/Glenn Hunt) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

SEE THE HIGHLIGHTS: Brisbane withstands Moylan magic.

Cyril's speccy puts him out of Saints clash

Hawthorn's Cyril Rioli under pressure from Shannon Hurn of the Eagles.

Superstar Hawks forward is out with a hip injury.

McGuire on Fev: 'Couldn't wedge him between the sticks'

Brendan Fevola during his time with the Brisbane Lions.

Collingwood president says there's no room for the 35-year-old.

'Hopefully now we get some perspective'

Jesse Hogan of the Demons.

Simon Goodwin says some criticism of Jesse Hogan has been unfair.

Pitch no hitch for Sky Blues

Milos Ninkovic of Sydney FC.

Graham Arnold not worried by the state of Allianz's Stadium surface.

Fellaini sees red in Manchester derby stalemate

Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini (centre) argues with Manchester City's Sergio Aguero (left).

VIDEO: Belgian was sent off for headbutting Sergio Aguero.

Roar forced to look at Plan C for goalkeeper

Roar goalkeeper Jamie Young

Young required 26 stitches after smashing into post

Title dream not dead yet, says Spurs boss

Tottenham's Christian Eriksen celebrates scoring the winning goal against Crystal Palace.

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Spurs close gap at top of EPL to four points.

Roar chiefs unhappy about keeper's injury

Xisco (left) and Theerathon Bunmathan of Muangthong United celebrate Xisco's goal against the Roar.

Injury adds insult to 3-0 defeat in Asian Champions League.

Socceroos to look into guest appearance at Copa America

Ange Postecoglou could take a Socceroos team to the Copa America.

FFA to inquire about playing in the 2019 Copa America in Brazil

Beth Mooney named in 21-player World Cup squad

Beth Mooney.

Mooney didn't give national selectors much of a choice.

'He's probably run his race as a Test spin bowler'

Australia's Stephen O'Keefe bowls in the nets.

Cricket legend Kerry O'Keeffe delivers his verdict on Steve O'Keefe.

Channel Ten facing a battle to keep Big Bash rights

Mitchell Johnson of the Scorchers carries the trophy after his side won the BBL06 title.

Ten's $100m five-year deal expires at the end of next season.

Chris Lynn confident of returning for Champions Trophy

Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Chris Lynn.

Aussie master blaster injured his shoulder two weeks ago.

Backflip: Tim Paine to stay in Tasmania for two more years

Hurricanes captain Tim Paine hits a six during the Big Bash League.

Wicketkeeper had flirted with a move interstate.

Vixens hope Lightning doesn't strike twice

Melbourne Vixens are chasing revenge for their only Super Netball loss of the year when they host the Sunshine Coast Lightning on Saturday night.

Erin Burger relishing the chance to play with Firebirds

Erin Burger (right) of the Firebirds passes the ball against the Thunderbirds.

Erin Burger has developed a strong bond with her teammates.

Vixens keen to put focus back on the court

Vixens head coach Simone McKinnis speaks to her players.

Coach confident a dramatic week off-court will not be a distraction.

Firebirds focused on finals after strike action avoided

Firebirds coach Roselee Jencke talks to her players.

Coach urges players to "draw a line in the sand”.

Netball strike: Crisis looms after failed re-election bid

PLAYER POWER: Sunshine Coast Lightning captain Geva Mentor says it's important players' concerns are heard.

Players to meet shortly to discuss possible industrial action.

Feud threatening to tear Super Netball apart

ANPA board member and former Australian Diamonds vice-captain Bianca Chatfield, playing for the Melbourne Vixens in 2014.

Australia's top netballers are threatening a boycott.

Lightning coach buoyed by team's dedication

Caitlin Bassett of the Sunshine Coast Lightning.

Players brushed Easter eggs for a hammer-and-tongs practice match.

Good memories from home-town campdraft

It was smiles all round for Nicholas Ward and Nikki Wollens when they were packing up their truck after a big weekend at the Rathdowney Memorial Campdraft.

Woman airlifted with punctured lung after equestrian fall

HORSE FALL: Airborne paramedics prepare to airlift a woman to Brisbane after she was injured in a fall from a horse at the Manumbar Campdraft on Saturday.

A woman, 40, airlifted to Brisbane after equestrian event fall

Polarisation wins Sydney Cup ... agains

Polarisation, ridden by Corey Brown, wins the Sydney Cup.

He was first over the line two weeks ago before no-race was called.

Racing community rallies for injured Toowoomba jockeys

INTENSIVE CARE: Trackwork riders Ben Saunders and former jockey Wade Clasohm have been rushed to Brisbane after suffering spinal injuries.

Queensland Racing Integrity Commission will investigate fall

Sydney Cup called off mid-race after shocking fall

Jockey Blake Shinn helps James Doyle after they were dislodged in the Sydney Cup,

Almoonqith suffered a breakdown and was later euthanised.

'It is a privilege to train such a champion'

Winx, ridden Hugh Bowman, wins the Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

VIDEO: Winx has continued winning streak that stretches two years.

Trainer says Winx is ready to extend streak

Winx, ridden by Hugh Bowman, wins the China Horse Club George Ryder Stakes during Golden Slipper Day at Rosehill in March.

Trainer Chris Waller says mare is ready for Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

Green shows promise with Classic win

Perth rookie Hannah Green has won her fourth start on the US LPGA's development tour

No crying in this Chappell finish

FIRST WIN: Kevin Chappell has broken through for his first US Tour victory at the Texas Open.

Kevin Chappell wins his first US Tour event in his 180th start

Garcia: 'I feel I still have a lot of great years in me'

Sergio Garcia of Spain holds the Masters trophy after winning at Augusta.

Masters champion says he can achieve more success.

Garcia dedicates magical Masters win to childhood idol

Sergio Garcia holds the Masters Championship Trophy

"It's amazing to do it on his 60th birthday”