Linda Pearce 12:26 AM Since Maria Sharapova last beat Serena Williams, Australia has had five changes of prime minister and the Socceroos have played in three World Cups.
Chris Wilson 8:00 PM Raiders hooker Glen Buttriss has revealed the Sydney Roosters sought him out for a bizarre loan contract that could have seen him start the NRL season in Bondi before returning to Canberra mid-year.
Chris Barrett 6:24 PM Shane Watson will not be risked in Sunday's tri-series final against England as Australia look ahead to the opening day of the World Cup in a fortnight, when they will face the old enemy again at the MCG.
Dan Cherny 6:25 PM Qualification for Sunday’s Australian Open mixed doubles final meant Martina Hingis had been playing in Grand Slam finals for half her life. Well sort of.
Jake Niall 6:06 PM Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic were born a week apart in May 1987 and, as Djokovic noted, they have known each since they were kicking around courts at 11 or 12. Djokovic described them as sharing a "very similar game and very similar role in professional tennis".
3:46 PM Melbourne City coach John van `t Schip says Sunday's A-League clash with Western Sydney Wanderers is a massive match for his club's season.
Michael Carayannis 5:19 PM Just like Luke Keary did in the corresponding tournament last year, Parramatta hooker Kaysa Pritchard's season is in doubt after he tore his pectoral in the Eels opening Auckland Nines match.
Michael Chammas 4:47 PM The investors behind the NRL Nines have backed a vision to take the tournament into untapped overseas markets, with the NRL to undertake a review later this year to discuss the possibility of growing the concept.
Toby Robson 5:30 PM Dan Carter's bright half hour wasn't enough to prevent the Crusaders losing 41-31 to the Hurricanes.
5:20 PM Giant winger Taqele Naiyaravoro has staked his claim for the vacant spot in the NSW Waratahs' Super Rugby team with an eye-catching performance in their first trial of the season.
The Canberra Capitals take on the Adelaide Lightning at the AIS Arena.
The Perth Scorchers and the Sydney Sixers clash at Manuka Oval in the final of the T20 Big Bash League.
All the action from one of the most incredible Asian Cup games ever.
Dominic Bossi previews the final day of Asian Cup quarter-finals.