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Warriors out of NRL title hunt
NRL

Wests Tigers stay alive in finals race

A despondent Warriors outfit have thrown away their NRL season after Sunday's loss to the Tigers in Auckland.

Hawks in AFL top four after one-point win
AFLHawks must lift in AFL finals: Clarkson

Hawthorn have recorded a one-point win over Collingwood but coach Alastair Clarkson knows they'll need to play better to defeat Geelong.

LaCaze beats Australian steeplechase record
Rio de Janeiro 2016Australian steeplechase record for LaCaze

Geneveive LaCaze has smashed the national women's steeplechase record on a good night for the Australians at the Paris Diamond League meet.

Bombers expect Watson to make AFL return
AFLBombers expect Watson to return

Essendon coach John Worsfold says he's been in touch with Jobe Watson regularly and suspects the banned skipper wants to sign up for the 2017 AFL season.

Hip injury clouds Farah's Tigers future
NRLHip injury clouds Farah's Tigers future

Robbie Farah has been ruled out of the Wests Tigers' reserve grade team to play Newcastle, with the hooker on the injured list.

Buffering nearing defining work-out
Horse RacingBuffering nearing defining work-out

Star sprinter Buffering is nearing a return to a trial ahead of a possible tilt at a fourth win in the Group One Moir Stakes.

Hull FC win thrilling Challenge Cup final
NRLHull FC win Challenge Cup final

A try to former Melbourne Storm player Mahe Fonua has inspired Hull FC to beat Warrington in the Challenge Cup final at Wembley.

Rio 2016

LaCaze beats Australian steeplechase record
Rio de Janeiro 2016

Australian steeplechase record for LaCaze

Geneveive LaCaze has smashed the national women's steeplechase record on a good night for the Australians at the Paris Diamond League meet.

Puig after US Open success
Tennis

Puig after US Open success

Monica Puig stunned the tennis world with her gold medal win in Rio. The Puerto Rican will be trying to do it again at the US Open.

Irishman released over Rio ticket scandal
Rio de Janeiro 2016

Irishman released over Rio ticket scandal

An Irish sports hospitality director has been released from prison in Rio after being arrested for alleged Olympic ticket scalping.

Kenyan Olympic official arrested
Rio de Janeiro 2016

Kenya arrests three Olympics officials

Three top members of Kenya's Olympics committee have been arrested following mismanagement in the lead-up to the Rio Games.


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League

Souths heap more misery on woeful Knights
NRL

Souths heap more misery on Knights

One more week for the struggling Newcastle Knights, while for South Sydney their late season resurgence continued with a big win at Hunter Stadium.

Reynolds almost too sick to play Knights
NRL

Reynolds almost too sick to play Knights

Rabbitohs coach Michael Maguire has praised Adam Reynolds for playing so well against the Knights after being floored by a vomiting bug the night before.

NRL

Stuart could rest Raiders stars

Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has indicated he may rest some of the club's stars in the final regular season game of the year.

NRL

NRL season goes down to the wire

The NRL's final eight won't be decided until the last match of the regular season.


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AFL

Sri Lanka bat first in third ODI
Cricket

Aussies restrict Sri Lanka to 226

Australia will chase a victory target of 227 under lights in Dambulla after a strong effort in the field in the third one-day international.

Freo upset Dogs to send Pav out a winner
AFL

Freo farewell Pav in style, beat Dogs

Fremantle farewelled their greatest ever player with a 20-point AFL win over the Western Bulldogs to close their AFL season.

Hawks in AFL top four after one-point win
AFL

Hawks must lift in AFL finals: Clarkson

Hawthorn have recorded a one-point win over Collingwood but coach Alastair Clarkson knows they'll need to play better to defeat Geelong.

Geelong will play Hawthorn in a qualifying final at the MCG
AFL

Stage set for close-fought AFL finals

A frenzied race to the AFL finals has finished with Sydney, Geelong, Hawthorn and GWS claiming the coveted top-four spots and double chance in September.


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From the Lowdown

VerbalsSwan stars as Roos falter

Contrasting AFL retirement announcements dominated the week and lead the best of this week's quotes, bitches and tweets.

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The Hawks are the big sliders this week after losing to West Coast
AFL

AFL Power Rankings: Round 22

The Hawks are the big sliders this week after losing to West Coast and seemingly blowing their chance of hosting a qualifying final


No Nic Nat, no premiership: Kennelly
AFL

No Nic Nat, no premiership: Kennelly

Former Sydney Swan Tadhg Kennelly says West Coast cannot make the Grand Final without sidelined star Nic Naitanui.


Hearts broken after North's bold call
AFL

Hearts broken after North's bold call

Brad Scott says it's been heartbreaking to tell Brent Harvey and three other club favourites they're not needed next season.