7:01 AM Samantha Stosur has stormed into the third round of the French Open with a crushing straight-sets win over local qualifier Amandine Hesse.
Daniel Lane 5:13 PM Sydney Roosters Jake Friend and Shaun Kenny Dowall said Mitchell Pearce's critics would be impossible to please if they did not acknowledge his performance for NSW in Wednesday night's opening State of Origin match in the unfamiliar role of five-eighth was outstanding.
Roy Ward 5:00 PM Luke Burgess, Laurie Weeks, Colby Fainga'a and Sefa Naivalu all named to start for Rebels against the Sharks in Durban.
Ed Jackson 3:49 PM He is Australia's World Cup bowling hero, but Mitchell Starc could be about to lose his coveted Test spot once more.
Ed Jackson 10:30 AM A pair of wickets helped boost Fawad Ahmed's Test chances but Australia have been made to work hard on day one of their tour match. But the West Indies Cricket Board President's XI who finished the day stronger at 5-288.
Greater Western Sydney defender Heath Shaw has hailed Mick Malthouse as his biggest AFL influence and said he was sad to see the under-fire coach sacked by Carlton.
Nick McKenzie, Richard Baker 4:27 PM Former top Australian football official Bonita Mersiades has referred to the Australian Federal Police the alleged theft by suspected corrupt former FIFA executive Jack Warner of $500,000 of Australian football funds.
Michael Cockerill 3:45 PM Sepp Blatter has to go. No question. The larger question is whether Prince Ali bin-Hussein is the right man to replace him.
John Holloway 3:54 PM Pierro and All Too Hard excited racegoers with three stirring battles on the track in 2012 and they continued the rivalry at the National Weanling Sale at the Magic Millions Sales complex on Sunday and Monday.
Adam Pengilly 3:30 PM With nothing left to achieve in New Zealand this season, apprentice title winner in waiting Rory Hutchings knew the time was right to head back to Sydney. And now he is deciding whether to make the stint permanent.
A Cooper Cronk field goal secured Queensland an 11-10 victory in the opening State of Origin match.
The Brumbies run in four tries to secure a bonus point victory in Johannesburg.
The ACT Brumbies take on the Emirates Lions at Emirates Airline Park in South Africa.
Scenes from the National Capital Rally in the ACT as part of the National Rally Championship.
The Cronulla Sharks come from behind to defeat the Titans 23-22.