• World’s richest turf race won by Sydney’s Redzel

    SYDNEY (AP) — Local galloper Redzel couldn’t be caught in the inaugural running of the world’s richest thoroughbred turf race, The Everest, at Sydney’s Randwick racecourse on Saturday.

  • Dutch team wins 7th Australian solar-powered car race

    ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — A Dutch team won a solar-powered car race across Australia for a seventh time Thursday, with a University of Michigan car taking second place in the biennial event.

  • An Australian court considers: Can dual citizens make laws?

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — As Australia’s High Court considers the fate of seven lawmakers who could lose their seats because they also hold foreign citizenship, some in the nation of immigrants wonder whether it’s time to nix a constitutional ban on dual nationals serving in Parliament.

  • World champ Peter Sagan to race in Tour Down Under

    ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Three-time world road race champion Peter Sagan of Slovakia has confirmed he will compete in the Tour Down Under in January, the opening World Tour event of the season.

  • Australia win toss, bowling first vs India in 2nd T20

    GUWAHATI, India (AP) — Australia won the toss and opted to bowl first against India in the second Twenty20 on Tuesday.

  • Syria’s World Cup hopes end in extra-time loss to Australia

    SYDNEY (AP) — War-torn Syria’s hopes of qualifying for the World Cup for the first time have ended in a 2-1 extra-time loss to an Australia.