Jelena Ostapenko has become only the sixth female grand slam champion to fall at the first hurdle of her title defence, while Venus Williams also fell on day one at the French Open.
Marco Trungelliti has completed a rat race from Barcelona to Paris to take his place in the French Open after Nick Kyrgios withdrew from his clash with Bernard Tomic.
Liverpool's Loris Karius has posted a gut-wrenching post about his Champions League final howlers amid reports the goalkeeper has received death threats as a result.
Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland wants the International Cricket Council to be given evidence of alleged overseas pitch corruption aired in a documentary.
Fremantle players were left stunned by a costly umpire howler in Sunday's 28-point AFL loss to North Melbourne at a rain-drenched Optus Stadium.
West Coast's Willie Rioli could find himself in the AFL's crosshairs after giving umpire Ray Chamberlain a pat on the backside in the win against Hawthorn.
Melbourne have thrashed Adelaide by 91 points in Alice Springs, dominating the AFL encounter to record their fifth consecutive win.
West Coast remain the team to beat in the AFL, downing Hawthorn by 15 points at Etihad Stadium to go a game clear on top of the AFL ladder.
After letting in two goals with absolute howlers on the game's biggest stage, Loris Karius won respect and adoration with this courageous gesture.
Wally Lewis admits Matt Scott looks set to be suspended for a shoulder charge but has backed Jarrod Wallace to step up in Queensland's front-row.
Up to 11 State of Origin rookies could be named to make their NSW debut when Brad Fittler finalises his side for the series opener.
The Golden State Warriors have completed a stunning turnaround to topple the Houston Rockets and level their NBA Eastern Conference finals series at 3-3.
Richmond skipper Trent Cotchin is comfortable the Tigers can accommodate Gold Coast's Tom Lynch if he chooses to leave the Suns.
Mile Jedinak's hopes of joining Socceroos teammates Aaron Mooy and Mat Ryan in the Premier League are over following Aston Villa's 1-0 loss to Fulham.
Essendon have recorded back-to-back wins for the first time this AFL season, beating early-season premiership fancies Greater Western Sydney by 35 points.
Nick Kyrgios has teamed with American Jack Sock to land his maiden ATP doubles crown in a morale booster ahead of his French Open showdown with Bernard Tomic.
Liverpool keeper Loris Karius had a night to forget on football's biggest stage, but footage of a possible cheap shot could go some way to explaining it.
Question marks surround the availability of Queensland hopeful Ben Hunt for Origin I after a series of injury-hit performances.