8:57 PM The draw for the French Open has produced some unkind scenarios for the Australians.
Phil Lutton 2:03 AM Nearly 12 months after former Maroons teammate Brent Tate was dumped on his head in the most frightening moment of his career, Johnathan Thurston believes send-offs shape as the only genuine deterrent to the continued issue of dangerous lifting tackles.
Roy Ward 3:11 PM Rebels co-captain Scott Higginbotham says his side uses milestones and records as motivation as they seek a first win in South Africa.
8:08 AM Australia's Women's Sevens team have accumulated enough points to qualify directly for the the Rio 2016 Olympics rugby tournament.
11:15 AM Pakistan celebrated international cricket's return after six years with a five-wicket win against Zimbabwe in the first Twenty20 international at a packed Gaddafi Stadium on Friday.
10:48 AM Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor mastered a lifeless England attack to lift New Zealand to 303 for two at the close on the second day of the first test at Lord's on Friday.
Caroline Wilson 8:13 PM AFL No one was more dismayed than Leon Cameron when, roughly this time last season, his fledgling team was on the wrong end of a series of thrashings and the spotlight shone not upon him or his players but upon the young coaches working around him.
Michael Hann 3:37 PM Hull City manager Steve Bruce is desperate for a favour in the fight for Premier League survival but friend and West Ham United boss Sam Allardyce may not be the man to offer it in the final round of matches on Sunday.
Matthew Elder Canadian import Stephen Blunden reckons Canberra doesn't get the recognition it deserves - neither does Australia's ice hockey league.
Adam Pengilly 4:27 PM Zac Purton returned home to Brisbane a winner on Strawberry Boy in the Lord Mayors Cup on Saturday with a little help from his father-in-law Jim Cassidy.
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.