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.
Adrian Proszenko 1:25 AM Laurie Daley has declared his new-look halves pairing of Mitchell Pearce and Trent Hodkinson as certain starters for game II – but there are no such guarantees for injured skipper Robbie Farah.
11:04 AM Matt Giteau and Drew Mitchell are "very close to getting a recall" for Australia's rugby World Cup campaign, according to former Wallabies skipper George Smith.
Roy Ward 12:53 AM Melbourne Rebels told to play more of a South African style ahead of their clash with the Sharks in Durban on Saturday morning.
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.
4:21 PM 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.
11:21 AM Sydney star Ben McGlynn expects to confront a fired-up Carlton on Friday night after one of the most turbulent weeks in the Blues' proud AFL history.
11:14 AM Here is the indicted FIFA officials fit into the heirarchy of one of the most powerful groups in world sport.
Ben Rumsby 9:58 AM Why is the FBI investigating FIFA? The FBI was revealed to be investigating FIFA shortly after Qatar was controversially awarded the 2022 World Cup at the expense of the United States. The probe focused mainly on allegations of wrongdoing on US soil, particularly by members of Concacaf.
Lee Gaskin Tennis ACT wants to use its first professional tournament in nine years as a springboard to showing it has the facility capable of hosting Davis Cup and Fed Cup ties.
12:02 AM Trainer Brendan McCarthy has been suspended for three months after pleading guilty to race-day treatment charges.
Adam Pengilly 6:22 PM Hugh Bowman received a major scare at Canterbury on Wednesday before partnering Queensland Oaks favourite Winx later in the week.
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.