Defending French Open champion Francesca Schiavone credits her experience for helping her fight back to beat Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
Zane Leonard may not be a household name, but he's saved the career of one in the Rebels' Adam Freier.
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner has paid tribute to Sebastian Vettel, hailing his Monaco Grand Prix win as one of his 'most intelligent'.
Alberto Contador moved closer to being able to defend his Tour de France crown after a hearing over his positive drug test was postponed.
Likely FIFA vice-president Jim Boyce said he is saddened by the controversy surrounding the organisation.
Defending champion Francesca Schiavone booked her place in the French Open semi-finals, where she will face local hope Marion Bartoli.
Roger Federer set up a semi-final clash against Novak Djokovic at the French Open, while Andy Murray completed a stunning fightback to book his spot in the quarters.
Enigmatic Parramatta fullback Jarryd Hayne remains blase and almost dismissive of his chances of figuring in Origin II, insisting his focus is strictly on dragging Parramatta away from the bottom half of the competition.
Football Association Chairman David Bernstein has called on FIFA to postpone Wednesday's presidential election.
Robbie Deans says the Wallabies will take great confidence out of the Super Rugby season - despite the fact only one of the five Australian franchises are assured of a finals berth.
Veteran Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has announced his retirement from football, but won't be lost to the Red Devils as he takes up a coaching role at the club.
A-League chief Lyall Gorman is confident the later start to the 2011/12 season will enable the league to thrive again and 'take over summer sport' in Australia.
Greg Inglis is set to make his return from a hip injury against his former Melbourne Storm team-mates on Sunday in a major boost for both the Bunnies and the Maroons.