North Melbourne skipper Jack Ziebell has a foot injury and is unlikely to play against Brisbane in a game the Roos must win to avoid the wooden spoon.
Ian Chesterman will be the chef de mission of Australia's summer Olympic team at the 2020 Tokyo Games.
Michael Cheika has shrugged off a bizarre attack from the New Zealand press about where the Wallabies have chosen to prepare for the second Bledisloe Cup Test.
Collingwood are sticking firm to their plan to decide whether to re-hire or fire Nathan Buckley at the end of the AFL season.
Jarrod Wallace holds no grudge with the club for being forced to defend his Gold Coast coach, despite the decision to sack him already being made by the board.
Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson says win or lose in their final-round AFL game, Luke Hodge will still leave the game as a champion.
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Bautista Agut into ATP event QFs

Top seed Roberto Bautista Agut is into the quarter-finals of the Winston-Salem Open following a straight-sets win over Marcos Baghdatis.
After beating Ana Bogdan in straight sets, Kirsten Flipkens will play Daria Gavrilova in the quarter-finals of the WTA event in Connecticut.
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Fresh from consecutive 4-0 wins, Manchester United will be aiming for a hat-trick of victories when they face 2015 champions...
Manly brought in motivational speaker and cancer survivor Michael Crossland this week to talk about his story of triumphing over adversity.
St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor says a flu virus won't affect his team in Sunday's clash with Penrith.
Hawthorn AFL coach Alastair Clarkson says the pre-finals bye week is taking away any advantage in finishing in the league's top four.
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand prop Owen Franks was ruled out of the Rugby Championship clash with Australia on Saturday just hours after being named to start...
The Glen Oaks Club in Old Westbury hosts the tournament, which is the first of four in the FedExCup series that culminates with the Tour Championship. The winner...

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