Greg Stutchbury 9:49 PM Serena Williams fought off a barking cough to clinch her 19th grand slam singles title in Melbourne.
Darren Walton 8:54 PM His aura of invincibility shattered, Novak Djokovic concedes he can no longer rely on his "slight mental edge" over Andy Murray to prevail in the pair's eagerly awaited Australian Open final trequel.
Jon Tuxworth 8:00 PM His best mate Anthony Milford may have donned the Brisbane Broncos jersey on Saturday, but Josh Papalii insists he won't desert the Green Machine and wants to be a "Raider for life".
1:56 PM Australia faces England in the Tri-Series final at the WACA.
David Polkinghorne 8:50 PM Queanbeyan captain Sam Taylor is confident they can cover the impending loss of opening bowler Ed Barnard, despite the England under-19 representative giving them the upper hand against Ginninderra at Freebody Oval on Saturday.
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.
Peter Hanlon 3:44 PM The 2015 Australian Open offered up the odd surprise - 11 locals reaching the second round, Venus Williams reaching the quarter-finals at 34, fluorescent pyjamas becoming the height of fashion. Yet there was to much of the tournament a sense that Planet Tennis remains a predictable place to inhabit.
Tim Colebatch 3:28 PM In the argument over the bizarre scheduling at the Australian Open, spare a thought for those people who bought expensive tickets to Rod Laver Arena, expecting to see the match of the day – only to find it was being played on some other court.
Dominic Bossi, Michael Lynch and Sebastian Hassett 3:55 PM Dominic Bossi, Michael Lynch and Sebastian Hassett look at the highs and lows of the Asian Cup.
Dominic Bossi 3:54 PM Football Federation of Australia has set its targets on not just reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup but advancing to the second round following the Socceroos' 2015 Asian Cup triumph on home soil.
Brad Walter 1:42 PM Anthony Mundine has cast doubt on a fight between Sonny Bill Williams and Paul Gallen at the end of next season by suggesting the NSW Origin captain would not be ready for such a match-up for two years.
Brad Walter 1:08 AM Sonny Bill Williams put the controversy over his last fight against Frans Botha behind him by easily accounting for Chauncy Welliver in a performance that had the American heavyweight predicting he had a big future in the ring and set the scene for a bout with Paul Gallen.
Toby Robson 5:30 PM Dan Carter's bright half hour wasn't enough to prevent the Crusaders losing 41-31 to the Hurricanes.
All the action from the opening pool games from the Auckland Nines.
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.