Vince Rugari 10:34 PM Brisbane Roar have dodged A-League disaster, salvaging a 2-2 draw against plucky Newcastle in Friday night's clash at Suncorp Stadium.
Andrew Wu 6:42 PM This time last year Adam Voges appeared destined never to wear the baggy green. On Saturday night he had a Test average over 100, higher than the greatest of them all - Sir Donald Bradman.
Craig Foster 3:15 PM The new FFA board is about to begin work. A thousand mouths are waiting to be fed: the A-League, youth development, schools programs, grass roots, national teams. But one issue stands above all and upon which all others are ultimately dependent: the final and full alignment of the game from top to bottom, with complete integration of state and territory member federations.
Sebastian Hassett 2:59 PM There were so many on-field points of interest that popped up from last weekend's match - it's just a shame we never got to talk about any of them.
7:10 PM Second-rower Raymond Faitala-Mariner grabbed a hat-trick of tries as the Warriors cruised to a 40-18 win over the Gold Coast Titans in an NRL trial in Whangarei.
Duncan Taylor will start at centre for Scotland against Wales in the Six Nations on Saturday, the only change to coach Vern Cotter's starting line-up that lost their opener to England.
Fergus McFadden has been drafted into Ireland's Six Nations squad to face France, with Simon Zebo unable to overcome his knee injury.
Jon Tuxworth 7:03 PM The Canberra Capitals are relishing the chance to play the ''spoiler'' over the final rounds of the WNBL.
Chris Roots and Adam Pengilly 6:19 PM Gai Waterhouse did little at Randwick on Saturday to play down reports Tulloch Lodge is set to be sold to Hong Kong interests.
Michael Lynch 5:54 PM Darren Weir's tough as teak galloper Mahuta booked himself a place in the Australian Guineas field when he made it six wins on the spin in the Group 2 Hyland colours Autumn Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.
It's been the season from hell but it won't end winless for the Caps.
Clarke to play for Wests against Randwick Petersham next week.
Tournament underdogs Parramatta have started the year in style.