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 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.
7:55 PM Opener Martin Guptill showed a welcome glimpse of form as New Zealand handed Pakistan an emphatic seven-wicket defeat in the first one-day international on Saturday.
Brad Elborough 7:19 PM Despite being the reigning World Cup champions, India are considered by bookmakers to be the fourth most likely side to claim this year's title.
David Polkinghorne 6:36 PM The ACT Meteors could get big bashed off the national women's Twenty20 landscape, but coach Andrew Dawson believes a Women's Big Bash League would help expand women's cricket in Canberra.
Daniel Cherny 8:36 PM Follow our live coverage of the Australian Open women's final - a showdown between the top two seeds, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova.
Tim Boyle 7:42 PM Andy Murray is a peculiar man to watch on the tennis court. He's of more intrigue and vulnerability than Novak Djokovic, who's too good at being Novak Djokovic to warrant any sympathy. Murray has a lot of trouble being Murray, and that is an endearing quality in any person.
Michael Lynch, Sebastian Hassett and Dominic Bossi 6:51 PM After much debate, our football experts have managed to select their top team from the hundreds of players who produced a stellar Asian Cup.
Michael Chammas 8:02 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.
Jon Tuxworth, Michael Chammas 7:32 PM Young guns steal show for Canberra Raiders in boilover win over New Zealand at Auckland Nines.
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.