The Western Bulldogs are waiting on an eye specialist's diagnosis of Jordan Roughead's eye injury, but are confident the ruckman will play in the grand final.
Bradley Wiggins has denied he was trying to gain an unfair advantage when he obtained permission to use a banned drug before some of his biggest races.
Honda's Marc Marquez has dominated qualifying for the MotoGP Grand Prix of Aragon to take the record-equalling 64th pole position of his career.
Jose Mourinho says Wayne Rooney is still "his man" and a big player for Manchester United after the captain sat out the 4-1 thumping of Leicester.
A Wayne Rooney-less Manchester United have destroyed Premier League champions Leicester City 4-1 at Old Trafford.
Tries to Cooper Cronk and Cheyse Blair have earned Melbourne a 14-12 preliminary-final win over Canberra and a NRL grand final showdown with Cronulla.
GWS Giants have been left to rue the little things after their six-point AFL preliminary final loss to the Western Bulldogs.
GWS forward Jon Patton is lamenting a near-miss season for his AFL club.
The Western Bulldogs' resilience in winning close games this season has raised confidence they have what it takes to win a first AFL premiership since 1954.
It's rare for an AFL coach to be proud of the opposition after a preliminary final loss, but that's the sentiment expressed by GWS mentor Leon Cameron.
Storm captain Cameron Smith has claimed he's pleased to see rival skipper Paul Gallen get a crack at the NRL premiership.
Canberra's renaissance came to a crashing halt in the preliminary final against Melbourne, but coach Ricky Stuart predicts a new era for the club.
Melbourne skipper Cameron Smith says it would be nothing new for the grand final crowd to be against the Storm.
Huddersfield's 23-22 victory over Hull KR in the last round of the Super 8s Qualifiers has secured their place in Super League for 2017.
Arsene Wenger celebrated the 20th anniversary of his appointment as Arsenal manager with a 3-0 thumping of London rivals Chelsea.
Liverpool have thumped Hull 5-1 in the English Premier League.
Las Palmas held La Liga leaders Real Madrid to a 2-2 draw as Barcelona thumped Sporting Gijon 5-0 to move within one point of top spot on the ladder.
Manchester City have beaten Swansea to chalk up their best start to a top-flight campaign as Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal also joined the goal fest.
Jobe Watson's dog features alongside pigs and a Singaporean lizard in this week's best quotes, bitches and tweets.
The Hawthorn era is at an end, despite the protestations of Alastair Clarkson, while the Dogs are just entering their prime.
Tadhg Kennelly gives us his tips for this weekend's preliminary finals, which begin tonight with the Cats taking on the Swans at the MCG
Brad Fittler says a Cronulla premiership would do more than just prove Jack Gibson wrong.