Brad Walter 7:05 PM The dangerous throw charge that threatens Greg Bird's availability for NSW in this season's State of Origin series followed an off-season meeting the Gold Coast forward had with NRL match review chief Michael Buettner over his tackling technique.
Jesse Hogan 7:47 PM Hawthorn captain Luke Hodge will front the AFL tribunal for striking North Melbourne skipper Andrew Swallow. The match review panel has referred his case directly to the tribunal.Teammate Jordan Lewis was offered a two-match ban for striking Kangaroos ruckman Todd Goldstein.
Brad Walter 11:44 PM After three consecutive defeats by New Zealand, Australia's decision not to play at the end of the season is set to prove costly
Michael Carayannis 10:39 PM Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has defended his actions for berating St George Illawarra's Euan Aitken amid claims the young centre lay down in a heated Anzac Day clash.
Rupert Guinness 8:08 PM Waratahs coach Michael Cheika would love to have the comfort of knowing that his side are on a slow boil to peak in the Super Rugby finals when they may still have something up their sleeve.
8:41 PM Shane Watson's Rajasthan Royals bounce back from a five-match winless streak in the Indian Premier League.
5:54 PM Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and Pakistani paceman Wahab Riaz fined for a heated on-pitch argument on final day of drawn first Test.
Rohan Connolly 7:33 PM You know that an AFL coach is filthy on his playing group when he is offered the chance to criticise an opponent for meting out some heavy-handed physical punishment to one of his own, and ends up paying him a backhanded compliment instead.
Martyn Herman 12:12 AM Before the last strands of blue ticker tape were being swept from the Stamford Bridge pitch on Sunday, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho would have cast his mind forward to the task of retaining the Premier League title.
Dominic Bossi 12:02 AM Any possibility of Australian football moving to a promotion/relegation two-tier system has been scrapped as part of the FFA's plan for the next 20 years of football
A selection of images from this year's Anzac Test at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.
New Zealand claims third straight win over Australia in rain-delayed trans-Tasman Test.
Floyd Mayweather has beaten Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision in their world welterweight title bout in Las Vegas.
The sporting world's focus is on Las Vegas for the "Fight of the Century".
Gungahlin United take on Woden Weston FC in their Capital Football National Premier League match at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval.
United take on North Canberra in the Women's Capital League game at the National Hockey Centre in Lyneham.