McKenzie’s mission to play Australia's best in Melbourne

WILDCARD: Ashley McKenzie will travel to Melbourne in two weeks to compete at the Australian National Tennis Championships, an invitation-only event.

Ashley counts the Williams sisters (Serena and Venus) as her heroes.

Tinana’s charge up the Fraser Coast Cricket table

STAND UP: Tristan Finn looking for the boundary.

JUNIOR top-order batsmen Tyler Simpson and Tristan Finn are on fire.

Focus moves to premiers after Cavs' magic seals win

Cricket - Cavaliers Gold (batting) V. Shamrocks (fielding). Wayne Smith fires in another delivery. Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle

It was not a convincing win for the depleted Cavaliers side

Next year’s Bay superboat event could be international

WINNER: Maritimo racing won the Supercat Extreme class in Hervey Bay.

Some of the best superboat drivers in NZ could compete in the season

Fraser Coast sports journo picks up national award

Our sports journalist picks up national award

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Jonah Lomu's sons in touching tribute at funeral

Brayley and Dhyreille paid a musical tribute to their father

The last haka: All Blacks pay fitting tribute to Jonah Lomu

Jonah Lomu's former teammates performed this incredible haka

Cowboys coach may get a Green light for Maroon role

North Queensland Cowboys coach Paul Green.

Has the door opened for Paul Green?

Chris Cairns cleared of perjury: 'I've been through hell'

Former New Zealand cricketer found not guilty but says his reputation has been 'completely scorched'

Chris Cairns is a free man after a marathon 8-week trial

NRL coaches get to the point of change

Action from this year's NRL Grand Final.

Coaches have discussed a range of issues confronting rugby league

Moses not about to part with Dogs?

Moses Mbye.

Mvye has reportedly been offered almost $3m to commit to the Dogs.

McGuire to play it smart in recovery

Brisbane Broncos have commenced pre-season training.

By George, the game needs him big time

George Rose in action for the Dragons. Photo: AAP Image.

Yes, he is big – very big, in fact.

Johnathan Thurston is golden yet again

Johnathan Thurston

JT has iced the greatest season of his illustrious career.

Coach Waters to focus on Wallaroos juniors in 2016

FAMILY: Wallaroos father-son pair Luke Waters and Peter Waters. Luke currently plays halfback while dad Peter, who won four premierships as a player, will coach the side in 2016.

Peter Waters has vowed the club would not approach outsiders

Sunshine Coast could host game at Hervey Bay

Sunshine Coast Falcons v's Tweed Heads Seagulls in a previous match.

Seagulls will apply to host a Country Week game in 2016

From bottom to top, Leicester City transformation complete

Leicester City's English striker Jamie Vardy celebrates after scoring his team's first goal at St James' Park. Photo: AFP PHOTO / LINDSEY PARNABY

From bottom to top, transformation complete

Sky Blues out of their comfort zone

Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold.

Sydney FC's first trip out of NSW won’t be an easy one.

Reborn Wanderers rise from their own ashes

Jaushua Sotirio in action for the Wanderers. Photo: Tony Feder/Getty Images

Reborn Wanderers rise from their own ashes

Socceroos great shows no signs of slowing down

Tim Cahill celebrates after scoring the first goal against Bangladesh  at Bangabandhu National Stadium  in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo: Stanley Chou/Getty Images.

TIM Cahill is like a fine wine ... he just gets better with age.

Maclaren aiming to keep scoreboard ticking over for Roar

Brisbane Roar striker Jamie Maclaren. Photo: Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images

Jamie Maclaren is ready to make a strong return for the Roar.

Brendon McCullum says umpire blunder was 'crucial factor'

New Zealand's captain Brendon McCullum (C) shakes hands with Australian players at the end of the first day-night cricket Test match at the Adelaide Oval on November 29, 2015.

McCullum confirmed the Nigel Llong blunder was a crucial factor.

Josh snares six as Starc limps over line

Centre of attention: Josh Hazlewood after claiming his fifth wicket yesterday at the Adelaide Oval. Photo: Getty Images.

Starc’s ankle injury was not as bad as first feared.

Ball on top on first day of historic day-night Test

The crowd was a good indication the day-night pink ball Test will stay.

Australia take edge to stumps

Adelaide Oval

Having lost the toss, Australia will start at 54 for two

NZ batsmen far from in the pink

Australian speedster Mitchell Starc celebrates the wicket of Kane Williamson yesterday. Picture / Getty Images

Big chance missed on day of firsts in historic test in Adelaide

Final Test attack faces minimal tweaking

Australian captain Steve Smith leaders the team from the field at stumps on day 2 of the first Trans-Tasman Test match between Australia and New Zealand at the Gabba in Brisbane, Friday, Nov. 6, 2015. (AAP Image/Dave Hunt) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY, IMAGES TO BE USED FOR NEWS REPORTING PURPOSES ONLY, NO COMMERCIAL USE WHATSOEVER, NO USE IN BOOKS WITHOUT PRIOR WRITTEN CONSENT FROM AAP

Australia to field regular three-pronged pace attack