Biting, stabbing: Rory's bizarre Brumbies launchpad

He was accused of biting an opponent and one of his teammates was stabbed at a nightclub, but Rory Arnold credits a controversial season in South Africa for helping launch his Super Rugby career.

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Opals' star signs with Canberra Capitals

Kathleen Macleod in action for Dandenong last year.

Jon Tuxworth 3:49 PM   Canberra Capitals continue rebuild for next season by signing Dandenong Rangers point guard Kathleen MacLeod. 

Is this the most outstanding run-out this year?

Bravo wheels away in celebration.

Danielle Rendina 9:14 AM   West Indian Cricketer gives spectators more than their money's worth with a stunning piece of athleticism.

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Mills, Baynes party hard after Spurs loss

Aron Baynes is helped out by Spurs teammate Tim Duncan.

8:27 AM   Australia's Patty Mills, Aron Baynes and their San Antonio Spurs were knocked out of the NBA playoffs, but they didn't let it spoil their end of season party.

Juric announces he is leaving Wanderers

International man of mystery: Tomi Juric.

10:49 AM   Socceroos star stunned fans with a post on his official Facebook account on Tuesday morning.

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Raiders go for a new look

The recruitment of Newcastle centre Joey Leulia would continue the Canberra Raiders changing of the guard.

Lee Gaskin 10:00 PM   It's the changing face of the Canberra Raiders - moving away from a reliance on locally-developed talent and signing established players from rival clubs.

Hewitt out of French Open

Lleyton Hewitt

12:16 PM   Lleyton Hewitt has played his last French Open after confirming he'll skip this month's claycourt grand slam to focus on Wimbledon and Davis Cup.

Finals just in reach for Brumbies

The Brumbies say the Super Rugby finals are still within their reach.

Chris Dutton 10:00 PM   The ACT Brumbies insist a mid-season form slump has not rattled their confidence as they embark on a make-or-break tour of South Africa to revive their championship aspirations.

Will 'Fight of the Century' have Fenech effect?

Counting down to 'The Fight of The Century: Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquaio.

David Polkinghorne 9:08 PM   Boxing Australia development coach Don Abnett says Jeff Fenech's three world titles  brought a "massive increase" in boxers and he expected the "Fight of the Century" to have a similar flow-on effect.

'I'm not that light': Palmer up to the challenge

Retired ACT Brumbies prop Dan Palmer.

Chris Dutton   He will be one of the lightest front-rowers in Super Rugby and has shed 20 kilograms, but scrum expert Dan Palmer says he's 'not that light'.

Vikings set to name Harris as coach

Tuggeranong coach Brad Harris.

David Polkinghorne 9:06 PM   The Canberra Vikings will announce Brad Harris as senior coach on Tuesday for the second season of the National Rugby Championship.

League HQ

Bird to fight judiciary charge

Greg Bird, Greg Inglis, Sam Thaiday and Cameron Smith of Australia.

Brad Walter 7:42 PM   Greg Bird will risk being rubbed out of entire Origin series in a bid to play in opening game.

Suspended Reynolds may have to fight for Origin spot from bench

Supportive: Moses Mbye is hoping Josh Reynolds is able to keep his Blues jersey.

Brad Walter 7:21 PM   Canterbury team-mates admit disappointment at losing Josh Reynolds to suspension so regularly

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Rugby Heaven

Why we'll never know the full story around the Di Patston case

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Georgina Robinson 7:23 PM   We will never know the real story of the Di Patston saga. 

ARU, Patston settle out of court

Settlement: Di Patston is "happy to move on with her life", her lawyer said.

Phil Lutton 6:56 PM   One of the most tumultuous periods in the history of Australian rugby has played out its final chapter, with the ARU reaching an out-of-court settlement with former Wallaby manager Di Patston.

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Cricket

Bangladesh hopeful of winning series against Pakistan

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6:08 PM   Bangladesh hope to build on their new-found confidence by securing their first Test victory over Pakistan in the second and final match of the series which starts in Dhaka on Wednesday.

Boycott says Cook 'up his own arse' about captaincy

Alastair Cook.

Claire Siracusa 5:55 PM   Former England cricketer Geoffrey Boycott has slammed Test captain Alastair Cook, saying he is "living in cloud cuckoo land" about his captaincy.

AFL

Bulldogs' bold draft calls start to pay off

The Western Bulldogs celebrate after defeating the Sydney Swans.

Emma Quayle 8:07 PM   It didn't take long for Simon Dalrymple to get people talking.

Eagles sweat over Kennedy injury

In doubt: Josh Kennedy.

12:14 PM   West Coast coach Adam Simpson is hopeful Josh Kennedy won't need surgery on his injured elbow, but the star forward remains in doubt for Sunday's clash with Port Adelaide.

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Soccer

Asian Champions League: Brisbane v Urawa

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 01: Franciscus Thijssen of Brisbane Roar
looks on during the A-League Elimination Final match between Adelaide United and Brisbane Roar at Adelaide Oval on May 1, 2015 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Beth Newman 7:51 PM   Can Brisbane keep their season alive?

One man, two very different elections for Frank Lowy

FFA boss Frank Lowy.

Sebastian Hassett 7:02 PM   These might be the final few months in Frank Lowy's chairmanship of football but he will play a major role in one and possibly two elections before he departs the game's top job.

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Grassroots football in Canberra to benefit from FFA's 20-year plan

Football Australia CEO David Gallop with Chairman Frank Lowy.

Lee Gaskin 6:30 PM   Grassroots football in Canberra is set to benefit from Football Federation Australia's ambitious goals to become the No 1 sport in the country.

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Canberra in contention to host Socceroos

The Socceroos' Josh Kennedy in action against Malaysia at Canberra Stadium in 2011. The Socceroos could be returning to Canberra for their World Cup qualifiers.

Lee Gaskin 6:28 PM   Canberra is in the mix to host the Socceroos in a World Cup qualifying match within the next 18 months as a reward for strong crowds at the Asian Cup.

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Horse Racing

Musgrove thanks Waller after Brierly win

Trainer Eric Musgrove and jockey Martin Kelly pose with the trophy after Thubiaan  won the Brierly Steeplechase at Warrnambool on Tuesday.

Tim Habel 6:35 PM   Eric Musgrove admits he once feared the worst for his beloved sport of jumps racing, but thanks to champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller now has a rising star in Tuesday's Brierly Steeplechase winner Thubiaan.

Trainers support tax parity and a future fund

Considerations: racing minister Troy Grant.

Chris Roots 5:33 PM   The NSW Trainers Association has supported the idea of a future fund if the state government gives tax parity to the racing industry but doesn't want the money to be used as a political football.

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Kangaroos vs Kiwis - Anzac Test 2015

A selection of images from this year's Anzac Test at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.

New Zealand down Australia in Test

New Zealand claims third straight win over Australia in rain-delayed trans-Tasman Test.

City v Country

All the action from the traditional Origin lead-up in Wagga Wagga.

Mayweather wins 'Fight of the Century'

Floyd Mayweather has beaten Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision in their world welterweight title bout in Las Vegas.

Floyd Mayweather v Manny Pacquiao

The sporting world's focus is on Las Vegas for the "Fight of the Century".

Soccer: Gungahlin United vs Woden Weston FC

Gungahlin United take on Woden Weston FC in their Capital Football National Premier League match at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval.

ACT State Speedway Titles

ACT State Speedway Titles at the ACT Speedway on Sunday, May 3.

Canberra Hockey: United vs North Canberra

United take on North Canberra in the Women's Capital League game at the National Hockey Centre in Lyneham.

ACT AFL: Eastlake vs Gungahlin Jets

Eastlake take on the Gungahlin Jets at Manuka Oval in Canberra.

ACT Rugby Union: Queanbeyan vs Easts

Queanbeyan Whites take on Easts at Campese Oval in Queanbeyan.