St George Illawarra have been close, but not close enough in recent weeks with the Dragons slumping to a fourth straight loss.
England batsman Joe Root says David Warner was wrong to question his 'character' in an article regarding their 2013 bar-room clash.

Watson not proud of game 200

Dyson Heppell says Essendon's 110-point shellacking by St Kilda is one of the most disappointing games he's ever been a part of.

Dire 'Dons suffer record AFL loss

Essendon coach James Hird knows his team's woeful AFL form means even more pressure on him.
Some Brett Stewart brilliance has helped Manly to a 28-16 win over Cronulla which lifted them off the bottom of the NRL ladder.
Nick Cummins has come into the Wallabies' 40-man squad in place of Henry Speight, who has returned to Fiji after the death of his grandfather.
Red Bull Racing might have just taken a step closer to solving their engine problems and getting themselves a Mercedes package next season.
Pakistan's left-arm paceman Rahat Ali pegged back the off stump of Dimuth Karunaratne, the hosts' first innings centurion, and Lahiru Thirimanne in a brilliant...
Richmond star Brett Deledio says the Toby Greene spitting incident is pretty dirty, while GWS coach Leon Cameron admits it's not a great look.
South Africa have posted 4/148 in their T20 International against Bangladesh, with skipper Faf Du Plessis top-scoring with an unbeaten 79 off 61.
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St Kilda have recorded their finest win of Alan Richardson's tenure, showing no mercy in a 110-point thrashing of Essendon.
Three-times champion John Newcombe says he can't place a limit on what Nick Kyrgios is capable of as the Australian eyes Wimbledon glory.
The former Spain forward sealed the three points when he curled home a low free kick in the 82nd minute, five minutes after Argentine Ignacio Piatti had levelled...

I'm no snitch: Karmichael Hunt

Three-code star Karmichael Hunt says being branded a dobber by some media has been harder to handle than facing cocaine-related charges.

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