Melbourne's drought-breaking finals appearance was secured by a group of players with an insane connection to the club's last premiership side.
Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley is safe in his job despite his AFL club's dramatic slide from finals contention, president David Koch says.
Fans have turned on Jose Mourinho after just the second game of the Premier League season following a dismal Manchester United defeat.
Melbourne players, coaching staff and long-suffering fans are breathing a collective sigh of relief after the Demons snapped a 12 year AFL finals drought on Sunday.
Just two points separate the top-six NRL sides following a weekend of upsets, making for the tightest battle at the top with two rounds to play in history.
The Roosters' minor premiership hopes have taken a hit after their Canberra hoodoo continued with a nail-biting defeat to the Raiders on Sunday.
Luke Lewis has hit out against teammate Andrew Fifita after the Sharks forward blew up at his own coaches during their win against North Queensland on Saturday night.
Wallabies star David Pocock has been praised for a brilliant piece of sportsmanship after helping stricken All Blacks rival Ryan Crotty during the first Test in Sydney.
Canterbury's Lachlan Lewis has put in one of the most incredible displays a player could hope for on their birthday, after sealing the match-winning play against the Warriors.
Australian Luke Jackson has failed in his bid to become a world champion after suffering a brutal ninth-round defeat against Carl Frampton.
Cristiano Ronaldo failed to score on his Serie A debut but champions Juventus won 3-2 at Chievo as Carlo Ancelotti began life as Napoli coach with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory at Lazio in two bruising opening matches of the 2018-2019 league season on Saturday. Ronaldo, 33, who joined the Turin giants
Tyson Fury has set up a mega fight with WBC champion Deontay Wilder after beating Francesco Pianeta on a points decision.
It's the kind of answer that sums up Johnathan Thurston's selflessness as much as anything else in his 16-year NRL career.
A brutal punch up on Saturday afternoon could spell disaster for the Panthers' finals push with two players likely to face suspensions.