Phoenix Mercury lost the opening game of their WNBA semi-final series 113-95 to the Minnesota Lynx, with veteran Aussie Penny Taylor scoring just four points.
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Thon Maker had a horror start to his first NBA pre-season when the Australian rookie suffered a wrist injury in the Milwaukee Bucks' first practice session.
Tyler Wright could claim her first World Surf League title as soon as Thursday if Courtney Conlogue is beaten and she wins the final in Portugal.
Andrew Bogut's passing skills will be a key part of the Mavericks' offence, just as they were utilised by Golden State
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Italy has withdrawn its bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
WADA has defended the Therapeutic Use Exemption following the leaking of confidential medical data by Russian hackers.
Lauren Mitchell says it was tempting to compete at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, but mentally she is ready to retire.
Canada are well on their way to winning the World Cup of Hockey after beating Europe in the first game of a best-of-three final series.
Irishman Conor McGregor has promised he will become the UFC's first two-weight champion in New York in November when he fights Eddie Alvarez.
Chris Rogers ends his professional career on top - sort of - and Penny Taylor continues her shot at doing the same.
Six of the top things we would like to see happen as the Bulldogs try to break their premiership drought in the big game against the Swans.