Malcolm Knox 10:16 PM In Michael Clarke and Steven Smith, two generations of Australian cricket steered their team through the final leg of their long trek to a fifth World Cup.
Georgina Robinson 3:24 PM It was a project marked by twice-daily scrummaging sessions in the midsummer heat but the Waratahs are starting to reap the benefits and the Wallabies could be next.
"How thirsty are you?" - Social media reacts to Shane Warne's drinking questions and Australia's World Cup win
Tom Decent 10:22 PM Australia has won their fifth Cricket World Cup, but Shane Warne's interogation of winning players and their psot-match drinking plans which has caused a stir on social media
10:21 PM Fairfax cricket writers pick their teams of the World Cup.
Matt Murnane 8:45 PM Geelong's superior knack for coming through in the clutch in games against Hawthorn was the trademark of the "The Kennett Curse", but it's a feeling that the Cats are re-generating into a more complete team like the reigning premier Hawks that has Joel Selwood exited about 2015.
8:53 PM Sydney FC extended their season-long streak without a loss away from home with an emphatic 3-0 win over Wellington Phoenix at Westpac Stadium on Sunday.
Max Presnell 10:31 PM Darren Beadman, in a surprising rush of unbridled joy, went into a hugging frenzy following Hartnell's BMW success at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday but he missed the vital contributor. Now on ground level with the Godolphin outfit, the former champion jockey had experienced personal triumphs in majors such as the Melbourne Cup, the Golden Slipper and an epic BMW, when he carried Freemason over the line to beat the outstanding Northerly in 2003.
Adam Pengilly 9:35 PM A fortnight after equalling her late father Tommy Smith's Golden Slipper record, Gai Waterhouse will rely on three lightweight chances to surpass the champion trainer's Doncaster feats when she shoots for an eighth win in the famed Randwick mile.
The Canberra Raiders clash with the Sydney Rooster in Sydney in round four of the NRL
A friendly rugby match between the Silver Foxes and the Australian Defence Force Old Boys at Bungendore.
Round six Super Rugby match between the Waratahs and the Brumbies at Allianz Stadium
Greater Western Sydney Giants take on Sydney Swans at Manuka Oval
The Raiders take on the St. George Illawarra Dragons at GIO Stadium in Canberra in round two of the NRL.