Sam Kerr says she is "shocked and upset" over the axing of Matildas coach Alen Stajcic less than six months before the World Cup in June.
Liverpool have continued their push for the Premier League title with victory over Crystal Palace while Arsenal beat Chelsea and Manchester United won at home.
Aaron Finch will use an enforced break from international cricket to fine-tune his technique after his lean run with the bat extended to the ODI arena.
Ben Simmons was one assist shy of another triple-double but it was Paul George that had the final say as Oklahoma City edged Philadelphia in the NBA.
Aussie teen Alexei Popyrin has put up a huge fight before bowing out of the Australian Open in the third round with a loss to France's Lucas Pouille.
Simona Halep has advanced to an Australian Open blockbuster against Serena Williams after beating her older sister Venus.
The Sydney Sixers have won through to the WBBL final after two incredible pieces of fielding and a comfortable Super Over victory over the Melbourne Renegades.
Caroline Wozniacki and Maria Sharapova's feud shows no signs of abating after the star Russian eliminated the defending Australian Open champion.
NSW's Kurtis Patterson has made a second successive unbeaten century for a Cricket Australia XI against Sri Lanka in Hobart.
Jhye Richardson will replace Josh Hazlewood in Australia's Test squad to face Sri Lanka after the key paceman suffered a stress fracture in his back.