Melbourne City's Uruguayan marvel has proved his worth once again with a double in the club's 2-1 A-League win over Adelaide United.
Marvelle Harris was the hero in Illawarra's defeat of the Perth Wildcats in the NBL on Friday night.
South Africa will play four fast bowlers in the first Test against Australia, ex-Australian coach Tim Nielsen says.
Joe Mennie and Peter Siddle will battle it out for the final pace spot in Australia's Test team to face South Africa next week.
Dwayne Wade has scored 22 points in his debut for Chicago as the Bulls defeated the Boston Celtics in their season opener.
Manly assistant John Cartwright will join Laurie Daley's NSW State of Origin coaching staff next year.
Former Wallabies star Stephen Larkham will leave his post as Brumbies coach in 2017 to take on a full-time assistant mentoring role with the Australian side.
England are 3-50 at stumps on a rain-shortened day one of the second Test in Dhaka after dismissing Bangladesh for 220.
Victoria have defeated Tasmania by 113 runs on day four of their day-night Sheffield Shield clash at the MCG.
South Australia have thrashed Western Australia by 10 wickets early on the final day of their Sheffield Shield match in Perth.
Chairman of selectors Rod Marsh says recalled batsman Usman Khawaja opened his mouth before "his brain got working" when he claimed to be a scapegoat.
St Kilda are among a host of AFL clubs to make list changes but veteran defender Sam Fisher has survived the player cull.
Hawthorn have made several changes to their senior and rookie lists ahead of the AFL draft.
Richmond football chief Neil Balme admits troubled star Chris Yarran is facing an uphill battle to return to peak fitness ahead of the 2017 AFL season.
Dumped Sydney forward Xavier Richards is likely to be picked up as a delisted free agent with his manager confirming rival clubs' interest.
Souths coach Michael Maguire will remain at Redfern until the end of the 2019 NRL season after signing a new deal with the club.
New Zealand's world number one ranking will be up for grabs in the Four Nations, which gets underway on Saturday (AEST).
The NRL's under-20s competition will be scrapped after the 2017 season, Australian Rugby League Commission chairman John Grant has confirmed.
Cronulla went on a club-record winning streak, slumped and then lit up the finals to take out their first premiership.
People charged with making big decisions made some very poor ones in this week's sporting heroes and goats.
Holden's Garth Tander has offered little sympathy after a 265kph tangle with Ford's Fabian Coulthard at the Gold Coast 600.
The Western Bulldogs ended a 62-year premiership drought with a sparkling run in spite of numerous injuries.