The battling New York Jets have suffered a blow, losing quarterback Geno Smith for the NFL season.
Anthony Mundine and Danny Green will fight in Adelaide in 2017.
Arizona wide receiver Jaron Brown has suffered a torn ACL and will miss the rest of the NFL season.
The strength of Australian basketball will be on show with a record eight Australians on NBA rosters this season.
The Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians face off in the opening game of the best-of-seven World Series on Wednesday (AEDT).
Steve Smith prepares for the Test Series with a pink ball Shield clash, Moises Henriques pushes his claim, Wayne Bennett denies he wants to unseat Mal Meninga, and the Sydney Kings' streak continues.
British heavyweight and Olympic gold medallist Anthony Joshua's fight against Wladimir Klitschko in December has been put on hold.
John John Florence is closing in on the world surfing title with a quarter-final victory over Australian Julian Wilson in Portugal.
Dallas or Las Vegas are now more likely than Auckland to host Kiwi Joseph Parker's heavyweight title fight against Mexican Andy Ruiz.
The Sydney King's rookie coach knew when he took the job that promoting the remodelled side at every opportunity was part of the deal.
The IAAF will not open a formal probe into whether Qatari officials paid bribes in a bid to secure rights for the 2017 athletics world champs.
A deputy sports minister embroiled in the doping scandal that led to Russia's athletes being banned from Rio has been dismissed.
Brisbane failed to bounce back from their heartbreaking defeat in last year's grand final, suffering through a horrid mid-season run.