David Polkinghorne 10:38 PM Canberra Racing chief executive Peter Stubbs says if Criterion can win the $3 million Cox Plate (2040 metres) then it will be the greatest horse to also salute in the group 3 Black Opal Stakes (1200m).
Timna Jacks 5:00 PM The Melbourne Rising has produced some impressive blowouts in the National Rugby Championship's inaugural season, but coach Sean Hedger is preparing his unbeaten team for a ''tight, low-scoring affair" in its semi-final clash against Perth Spirit at AAMI Park on Saturday.
David Polkinghorne 6:28 PM Western Sydney Wanderers captain Nikolai Topor-Stanley is the rock in his team's defence that could be the difference between the Wanderers winning or losing their Asian Champions League final against Al-Hilal, according to striker Mark Bridge and former teammate Adam D'Apuzzo.
Andrew Wu 7:47 AM Stephen O'Keefe thought his first wicket was never going to come as Pakistan gave the debutant a tough initiation to Test cricket.
Chris Roots 5:46 PM Nicholas Hall will join a mate when hops on favourite Fawkner as they attempt to give his godfather Lloyd Williams a first Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on Saturday.
Chris Roots 5:38 PM Tim Martin is back training after a personal crisis and although his team is small, he thinks Moral Victory can have him back in the winner's circle at Rosehill on Saturday.
The Australian Diamonds took on England at the AIS Arena for the International Test Series.
The Cricket Australia Women's XI take on the West Indies at Manuka Oval.
Peter Siddle insists Australia are fighting fit and ready for their first Test with Pakistan in Dubai.
Chelsea and Bayern Munich scored big wins while Manchester City suffered in a stunning comeback by CSKA Moscow.
Bethlehem Vengthlang FC midfielder Peter Biaksangzuala has died from severe spinal cord damage.
Tempers flare between the Junior Kangaroos and Junior Kiwis as the two sides come close to fighting during a pre-game haka.
Canberra United failed to take advantage of an early Michelle Heyman goal, losing 2-3 to Adelaide United at McKellar.
The Canberra Capitals went down the Sydney Flames at the AIS Arena on Saturday night.
The Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority has issued amended show-cause notices to 34 current and former Essendon players.