Pssst: Ricciardo opts for safety first

Andrew Tate Australia's F1 hero Daniel Ricciardo tested his Red Bull team's new "aeroscreen" cockpit protection for one-lap at the Russian Grand Prix track.

The tragedy that made Western Sydney Wanderers star Romeo Castelen

Romeo Castelen, of the Western Sydney Wanderers:

Dominic Bossi A fatal plane crash when was only six may have made Wanderer's hat-trick hero the player he is today, he says.

Eagles lose Walker as Cowboys run riot

North Queensland trounces Manly 34-18 and the Sea Eagles also lose star Dylan Walker to a leg injury.

Cats thump Suns by 20 goals

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Former Crow Patrick Dangerfield continues his dream start to life as a Cat, amassing 30 possessions and kicking two goals.

Jamie Lyon's controversial dive

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 30:  Jamie Lyon of the Sea Eagles scores a try during the round nine NRL match between the Manly Sea Eagles and the North Queensland Cowboys at Brookvale Oval on April 30, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ashley Feder/Getty Images)Click to play video

Manly skipper Jamie Lyon pulls off a theatrical dive which convinces the video referee not to award the North Queensland Cowboys a try.

Port power past Tigers

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Port Adelaide united in producing a 35-point win over Richmond at the MCG.

Reds score second win of the season

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 30:  Nick Frisby of the Reds celebrates scoring a try during the round 10 Super Rugby match between the Reds and the Cheetahs at Suncorp Stadium on April 30, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)Click to play video

The Queensland Reds have extended their winning streak over the Cheetahs in Brisbane with a 30-17 win at Suncorp Stadium.

Pearce return helps Roosters win big

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 30:  Mitchell Pearce of the Roosters makes a break during the round nine NRL match between the Sydney Roosters and the Newcastle Knights at Allianz Stadium on April 30, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)Click to play video

Mitchell Pearce guided the Sydney Roosters to an easy but much-needed win over Newcastle in his return from an eight-match ban that was imposed for a drunken incident on Australia Day.

Romelda Aiken leads from the front as Queensland Firebirds down NSW Swifts

Fifty-two goals from sharpshooter Romelda Aiken have hoisted the Queensland Firebirds to a 61-51 win over the NSW Swifts in their ANZ Championship grand final rematch.

Giants flog Hawks by 75

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GWS Giants look every inch a potential finalist with a stunning record-breaking 75-point home thrashing of premiers Hawthorn.

Ainslie beat Queanbeyan to remain undefeated in AFL Canberra

Queanbeyan coach Kade Klemke says there's a lot of improvement in his young Tigers.

David Polkinghorne The Tricolours have comprehensively beaten their main rivals in the opening three rounds.

Highlanders 23-10 Brumbies

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 22: Lima Sopoaga of the Highlanders kicks the ball during the round nine Super Rugby match between the Highlanders and the Sharks at Forsyth Barr Stadium on April 22, 2016 in Dunedin, New Zealand.  (Photo by Rob Jefferies/Getty Images)Click to play video

The Highlanders score either side of half-time to give them just their second win in nine attempts against the Brumbies.

Canberra Olympic beat FFA youngsters in Canberra premier league

Canberra Olympic coach Frank Cachia says playing the FFA

David Polkinghorne Canberra Olympic too good for the FFA Centre of Excellence at the AIS.

Geelong adds another woman to expanded board

Samantha Lane Geelong has expanded and diversified its board, adding accomplished company director – and the third female the club has appointed to the position – Kate Spargo.

Penrith win another NRL nail-biter

BATHURST, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 30: Jamie Soward of the Panthers embraces Peter Wallace of the Panthers as they celebrate victory during the round nine NRL match between the Penrith Panthers and the Canberra Raiders at Carrington Park on April 30, 2016 in Bathurst, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)Click to play video

A Peter Wallace field goal in the shadows of full-time gives Penrith a 19-18 victory over Canberra continuing the Panthers' habit of being involved in close calls during season 2016.

Matthew Dale's Fell Swoop wins Victory Stakes at Doomben

Canberra trainer Mattew Dale has four races in mind for Fell Swoop in Brisbane.

David Polkinghorne Canberra trainer Matthew Dale claims first group win with Fell Swoop's salute in the group 2 Victory Stakes at Doomben.

Adelaide hand Fremantle a hiding

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Crows ace Eddie Betts boots four goals in a 33-point win over Fremantle to hand the Dockers an unwanted record.

Kangaroos alliance pays off for Werribee

Mason Wood kicked three goals.

Brent Diamond Werribee's upgrade to a full-time alignment with North Melbourne has had an immediate influence after continuing their undefeated start to the season with an impressive 42-point win over Footscray at...

Blues 36-30 Rebels

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 30: Tevita Li of the Blues makes a break during the Super Rugby round ten match between the Blues and the Melbourne Rebels at Eden Park on April 30, 2016 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)Click to play video

The Blues win back-to-back Super Rugby matches for the first time since 2014 after a try-fest against the Rebels at Eden Park.

Saints humble Demons

MELBOURNE, VICTORIA - APRIL 30:  Jack Steven and Jack Sinclair of the Saints celebrate a goal during the round six AFL match between the Melbourne Demons and the St Kilda Saints at Etihad Stadium on April 30, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Darrian Traynor/AFL Media/Getty Images)Click to play video

An inspirational performance from Nick Riewoldt led St Kilda to a crushing 39-point win over an insipid Melbourne.