Australia's frailty against spin bowling on the sub-continent has been exposed again but they've banked an 86-run first-innings lead over Sri Lanka.
Jarryd Hayne remains interested in a switch to rugby union, despite the NSW Waratahs snubbing his services.
England cricket coach Trevor Bayliss says the expected loss of allrounder Ben Stokes from the third Pakistan Test has left a bit of a hole in the team.
Karrie Webb is one of six Australians preparing to tee off in the Women's British Open on Thursday.
Midfielder Ryan Griffen is set to make his comeback from a hamstring injury when Greater Western Sydney play Richmond.
Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller will take a three-pronged attack into the final stakes race of the Sydney season at Rosehill.
Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy is unconvinced whether North Queensland are no longer a one man band but is preparing for Johnathan Thurston to play.
The depth of Sydney's ruck stocks will be tested with Callum Sinclair joining Kurt Tippett on the club's injury list.
North Melbourne have broken the 45,000 mark in membership, a few days before Brent Harvey breaks the AFL games record.
Moana Hope made an immediate impact when the AFL announced the 16 marquee players for the inaugural women's league.
Two finals-bound sides at different ends of the emotional roller-coaster; Geelong and the Western Bulldogs.
North Queensland back-rower Gavin Cooper has backed Michael Morgan to step up in Johnathan Thurston's absence.
Coach Trent Robinson says the Roosters aren't simply interested in spoiling the finals hopes of their NRL rivals.
A season from hell, including being docked 12 points for salary cap breaches, means the Eels are out of finals contention with six games to go.
Australian goalkeeper Tom Glover is hoping he'll swap his place on the Tottenham bench for some game time in the International Champions Cup on Friday.
Fernando Torres, Gabi and Diego Godin have all been named in Atletico Madrid's travelling squad for the International Champions Cup in Melbourne.
Dynamic playmaker Katrina Gorry says defeating Canada can set the tone for the Matildas' Olympic campaign.
Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi believes new recruit Thomas Kristensen will strengthen the A-League side's midfield and balance their defence.
The Broncos have gone from being premiership favourites to fringe outsiders, and things are not getting any easier.
The Saints are the big climbers this week as they continue their march towards an unlikely finals berth.
Wests Tigers veteran doesn't seem to understand the meaning of "shut up" and leads this week's NRL heroes and goats.
There's plenty of jostling for position at the top of the ladder and more of what we learned from round 18