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Lions went on to record their biggest ever victory over Australia but former Tour captain admits he remains 'resentful' towards Gatland
Gary Tweddle has not been seen since he disappeared after a work dinner seven weeks ago
16 required hospital treatment following a stomach bug that hit a plane full of passengers
Australians 366-5dec Sussex 228-5 (Day two of three: Sussex trail by 138 runs): England star-in-waiting plods to 64 but Hamilton-Brown hits swashbuckling 73 in the style of KP
Paul O'Connell and Alex Corbisiero injured and Alex Cuthbert, Mike Phillips and Tom Croft replaced
The Wales international strained his hamstring against New South Wales Waratahs
Concerns grow about the fitness of George North and Jamie Roberts
Centre and wing are doubts for Test opener so Zebo to make debut against Waratahs
Nurse pleads guilty to a crime few can comprehend: starting the fire which killed three people outright and claimed eight more lives in the ensuing weeks
Torrential downpours have left thousands of homes flooded in eastern Australia, with more rain and high winds expected in Queensland and New South Wales.
Firefighters battled scores of wildfires raging across south-east Australia today as authorities evacuated national parks and warned that blistering temperatures and high winds had led to “catastrophic” conditions in some areas.
20-year-old man said to have fallen 100 metres from Wentworth Falls in New South Wales
Berkley River Lodge, Western Australia
Cameron Shepherd is taking legal action against Northampton after the club terminated his contract for medical reasons.
Brett Lee revealed a loss of desire to compete at the highest level led to his decision to retire from international cricket today.
As one of Australia's most-wanted men, Jonathon Stenberg – suspected of a particularly gruesome murder – might have been expected to lie low.