NSW Blues Tweed Origin camp in pictures

Andrew Fifita meets young fans during a NSW Blues visit to Murwillumbah Brothers on Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Blues fever sweeps the community in inaugural training camp

Cronulla coach tips Origin omission to spark Shark

Valentine Holmes (left) will line up for the Sharks against the Bulldogs on Saturday after being overlooked by Queensland State of Origin selectors.

Flanagan warns rivals that Holmes has point to prove

UPDATE: NRL Footy Show in Mackay sold out overnight

NRL Footy Show star Beau Ryan in Gladstone for their Fan Day last year.

Which school should The Big Marn bring Small Talk to?

Hooker's emotions run high ahead of Origin opener

Nathan Peats takes part in a NSW State of Origin team training session at Kingscliff this week.

Nathan Peats pays tribute to supporters as he prepares for debut.

Origin rich list: how much every star makes

Anthony Milford passes the ball during a Queensland State of Origin team training session at Sanctuary Cove.

So what's the talent on show next Wednesday worth?

Lightning set to hit stride in finals after edging Giants

Caitlin Bassett (39 goals from 41 attempts) and Stephanie Wood (17/22) produced strong performance amid stifling defence.

Finals-bound Magpies hold off Thunderbirds

TOO GOOD: Renae Ingles (left) competes with Madi Robinson.

Magpies survive Thunderbirds scare.

Young Lions fight hard, but Magpies too good

Steele Sidebottom starred for the Magpies

Steele Sidebottom was outstanding with 34 possessions

Brumbies take control at top of Australian conference

Tom Banks (centre) scored two tries for the Brumbies in the win over the Jaguares.

Brumbies streych lead at top of Australian conference.

Head ready to adapt for Champions Trophy bid

Travis Head says he will bat anywhere in the top order for Australia.

TRAVIS Head says he is happy to bat anywhere in the top six.

German giant stars for Gunners in FA Cup success

Arsenal's Per Mertesacker celebrates with the trophy after winning the English FA Cup final.

Arsenal takes FA Cup final win.

Aussie Rogic strikes winner as Celtic claims treble

Tom Rogic of Celtic lifts the trophy after the Scottish Cup Final over Aberdeen.

TOM Rogic scores winner in final.

What's happened to the great Novak Djokovic?

Novak Djokovic of Serbia during his game against Nick Kyrgios of Australia at Indian Wells.

Former world No.1 has gone from being tennis's king to its joker.

Firebirds legend has no regrets about retirement

Former players Clare McMeniman (left) and Laura Geitz celebrate a Firebirds win.

Clare McMeniman is loving the new Super Netball competition.

Sam Thaiday glad there's still loyalty in the game

TOGETHER AGAIN: Sam Thaiday, Johnathan Thurston and Mal Meninga.

Broncos star happy coach shows faith

Rep-break report card: your NRL club rated

Billy Slater of the Storm is chased by James Maloney of the Sharks.

We rate your club's season so far.

Retired athletes reveal their struggles out of limelight

Australian women's basketball great Lauren Jackson.

Life after the final siren can be very tough going.

Hayne to Eels: will the prodigal son return?

Jarryd Hayne lining up for the Gold Coast Titans.

We break down the main issues of a potential Parramatta comeback.

Winners and losers from Maroons squad announcement

Justin O'Neill

After a few shock omissions, form has counted for little

Numbers up for the AFL's most improved players

GETTING BETTER: Nic Newman gets a way from a flying Mav Weller on Saturday.

Time the AFL introduced its own 'most improved player' award

Schache needs an extended break from game

UNDECIDED: Josh Schache is not ready to commit to the Brisbane Lions.

Young Lion not 'fully comfortable'

Why Corey Norman is ready for the Maroons

Corey Norman of the Eels takes on the Tigers defence.

If JT isn't right, the selectors might have some sleepless nights.

In Short, deliberate out-of-bounds rule needs another look

Jayden Short attempts to gain possession near the boundary line.

The rule makers have perhaps gone too far.

Returning Kangaroo from bully boy to believer

Andrew Fifita during a Kangaroos training session at the AIS in Canberra

Andrew Fifita has always struck me as the classic bully boy

Cowboys' Mr Reliable signs new deal with club

Gavin Cooper of the Cowboys, who has re-signed for two more years.

Gavin Cooper will remain in Townsville until the end of 2019.

Cronk urges Milford to keep it simple

Anthony Milford during a Queensland State of Origin training session in Brisbane.

Young Bronco will start at five-eighth for Queensland.

Billy Slater shafted: Katter cries foul over 'cronyism'

Has Billy Slater been shafted?

Bob Katter send letter of complaint to Qld Rugby League

Thurston no certainty to play in Origin II

Johnathan Thurston during a Queensland State of Origin training session in Brisbane.

Queensland playmaker is battling a torn rotator cuff.

Semi Radrada welcome to return, says Eels coach

Semi Radradra of the Eels.

Winger will leave club at the end of the season for Toulon.

Crows to throw rookie in the deep end against Dockers

Hugh Greenwood of the Crows (left) celebrates with teammate Taylor Walker after kicking a goal against the Brisbane Lions.

Hugh Greenwood to play on Fremantle pair David Mundy and Nat Fyfe.

Luckless Demon finally back fit and firing

Melbourne Demons player Josh Wagner.

Josh Wagner initially thought he might be done for the season.

Magpies hero sticking by under-fire coach

Josh Smith of the Magpies reacts after kicking a goal against Hawthorn.

Josh Smith is desperate to help Nathan Buckley extend his career.

England boss leaves Wayne Rooney out of squad

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney.

Striker will miss a World Cup qualifier in Scotland.

WATCH: FFA disappointed with ABC2's coverage of friendly

Steven Gerrard of Liverpool competes for possession with Michael Zullo during the exhibition match between Sydney FC and Liverpool FC at ANZ Stadium.

Broadcaster slammed for Liverpool v Sydney FC antics.

What happens now to English teams in Champions League?

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney lifts the trophy after his side won the Europa League final.

Manchester United's Europa League win has fans pondering equation.

Emotional Pogba inspirational in United victory

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VIDEO: Manchester United wins Europa League.

Liverpool hands Sydney FC a footballing lesson

Liverpool FC's Daniel Sturridge takes a shot on goal to score against Sydney FC.

VIDEO: Thousands came to see their heroes, past and present.

Teenage star lands $69 million Real deal

Brazilian teenager Vincius Junior has signed with Spanish champions Real Madrid for a reported $69 million transfer fee.

Brazilian sensation becomes most expensive teen in football

National team in crucial camp on Sunshine Coast

CAPTAIN: Meg Lanning of Australia bats during a women's T20 International between Australia and New Zealand in Geelong earlier this year.

'Fifteen players...capable of leading Australia to victory.'

Smith says it's time to dial back tempo from T20s

NEW FOCUS: Australia's captain Steve Smith is using trial games to get his side used to 50-overs cricket after the IPL season.

Practice matches will get Aussies ready for Champions Trophy

All the squads for the Champions Trophy

Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins.

Eight teams will line up for the one-day tournament in England.

England to play Ashes warm-up in Townsville

New England captain Joe Root.

It'll be the first time England has played at Tony Ireland Stadium.

Cricket pay row more than about cash, says Siddle

Australian bowler Peter Siddle says players just want to be treated fairly.

Pay row not just about cash, says Siddle.

Firebirds aiming for a strong end to season

Queenslanders to face arch rivals the NSW Swifts in last game of year.

Firebirds feeling disappointment after missing finals

Gabi Simpson cops one in the face during the clash with Giants.

"There's been a lot of soul-searching”

Lightning urged to lift their game as finals close in

MIDCOURTER. Lightning's Laura Scherian in action during a win over the Swifts at the University of the Sunshine Coast.

Ratio of turnovers to goals not as high as coach would like.

Lightning success sets up winner-takes-all clash

Samantha Wallace of the Swifts (left) and Geva Mentor of the Lightning compete for the ball.

THE Sunshine Coast had a 63-49 victory over the NSW Swifts.

Thwaites' radar almost perfect for Magpies

ON FIRE: Caitlin Thwaites (left) was in superb form for Collingwood. Fever defender Stacey Francis couldn't stop her run of goals.

Caitlin Thwaites has led Collingwood to the Super Netball finals

Firebirds hold off Giants to keep finals hopes alive

Jo Harten of the Giants and Kate Shimmin of the Firebirds compete for the ball.

GWS nearly pulled off an unbelievable comeback.

Gretel Tippett excited by Firebirds future

UPHEAVAL: The Firebirds' Gretel Tippett is looking forward to 2018 with great optimism.

Firebirds use mixed year to evolve

Gympie Show rodeo action

Check out all the action from the Rodeo at the Gympie Show on Saturday.

GALLERY:Show jumping action captured

Show Jumping - Brett Warren on Vertigo M

All the action from the ring

No Regret as Twist hangs on to cup win

WINNER: Former Gympie jockey Billie-Rose Derbyshire rode Charge Missile to a win at Burrandowan recently.

Toowoomba trained galloper, Onemore Twist, had to survive a protest

Curtain call for 'Mr Show' as Alain Henderson calls it a day

THE VOICE: Alain Henderson says this will be his last year as the voice of the Gympie Show. "All good things must come to an end,” he said.

Hendo calls time on a stunning contribution to the Gympie Show

International field takes on the Mary Valley terrain

WINNER: Imbil rider Kaylea Maher took out the light weight division.

Gun Imbil endurance rider Kaylea Maher took on more than 150 riders

Racing community raises $165,000 for paraplegic jockeys

A fundraising night was held at Clifford Park next Saturday for injured trackwork riders Ben Saunders (left) and Wade Clasohm.

The region’s racing community rallied for two Toowoomba jockeys

Day misses out in sudden-death playoff

Jason Day hits off the first tee during the final round of the Byron Nelson golf tournament.

Playoff defeat for Jason Day.

Dann gives back

IN THE SWING: Golf gun Charlie Dann (left) passes on some advice to Max Drury, Rory Payne and Maddie Kelleher at the Gympie Golf Club on Sunday.

Golf prodigy in town ahead of international tour