Veteran NSW full-back Anthony Minichiello says he hopes Queensland gun David Taylor escapes suspension after the giant back-rower was hit with a grade two dangerous throw charge on Monday.
The Philadelphia Phillies and the Boston Red Sox warmed up for this week's highly anticipated showdown with victories in MLB.
Prior knowledge of the Queensland rugby cauldron at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane would make preparations for the Super Rugby semi-final with the Reds a little easier for the Blues.
Knights coach Rick Stone has praised the contribution of inexperienced halves duo Tyronne Roberts and Ryan Stig after they steered Newcastle to an 18-10 win over the Roosters on Sunday.
Queensland forward David Taylor looks set to miss the State of Origin decider next week after he was charged for a dangerous throw by the NRL judiciary on Monday.
All Blacks assistant coach and former head coach Wayne Smith has signed on with the Chiefs as an assistant coach, the NZRU announced.
Fernando Alonso believes his second place finish at the European Grand Prix is another step in the right direction.
The 2010-11 Johnny Warren Medallist, Marcos Flores, has left Adelaide United to join Chinese Super League club Henan Jianye.
Marion Bartoli is expecting a stern test against Serena Williams in the round of 16 as Wimbledon resumes on Monday night.
A move to Blackburn is unlikely for Roma's Mirko Vucinic after his agent claimed the striker deserved to play for a 'more prestigious club'.
An unbeaten half century from Liz Perry wasn't enough for New Zealand, who lost to Australia by six wickets in the Twenty20 Quadrangular Series in England.
Formula One championship leader Sebastian Vettel made no apologies after winning an uneventful European Grand Prix in Valencia.
Fredrik Jacobson broke his PGA Tour victory drought with a one-shot win at the Travelers Championship in Connecticut on Sunday.
Pablo Larrazabal has claimed his second European Tour win after beating Sergio Garcia in a playoff at the BMW International Open on Sunday.
New Zealand's Black Sox claimed the Legends of Fatspitch tournament in Kitchener, Canada on Monday (NZT), but only after surviving a bases loaded final inning from the home team.
Sydney Roosters skipper Braith Anasta has questioned his side's commitment after their demoralising 18-10 loss to the Knights in Newcastle on Sunday afternoon.
The Badger is significant to Team iRONman for a couple of reasons.
Germany began their Women's World Cup title defence with a strong 2-1 win over Canada in Group A on Sunday.
New Zealand Under-20 extended their winning streak at the IRB Junior World Championship to 20 matches as they claimed their fourth title in succession.
Kiwi tennis player Marina Erakovic is still alive in the doubles at Wimbledon after her and Thai partner Tamarine Tanasugarn defeated Polish duo Klaudia Jans and Alicja Rosolska in three sets to advance to the third round.