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Central Coast beat Wanderers in A-League  >  Football

The Central Coast Mariners have won their final home game of the A-League season, beating Western Sydney Wanderers 3-1 in Gosford.

Tigers to regain Riewoldt after AFL win  >  AFL

Shane Edwards has starred at halfback as Richmond easily beat Sydney, while Swans star Lance Franklin moved to seventh on the AFL's all-time goals table.

Demons easy to play against, says Goodwin  >  AFL

Melbourne's AFL season has suffered another blow with a 40-point loss to St Kilda at the MCG.

Waratahs in Super comeback win over Rebels  >  Rugby Union

The NSW Waratahs have battled back from a 13-point halftime deficit to record a crucial Super Rugby win over Australian conference leaders the Melbourne Rebels.

Manly fume over dramatic loss to Dragons  >  Rugby League

Manly coach Des Hasler will ask the NRL about the escort rule after his team's 12-10 loss to St George Illawarra in Wollongong.

Ablett explains why he unliked Folau post  >  Rugby Union

Geelong star Gary Ablett has used an Easter message to explain why he liked and unliked Israel Folau's controversial social media post.

Jets crush Roar in lopsided A-League clash  >  Football

Joey Champness has scored twice for Newcastle to spark a youth-inspired 6-1 romp against Brisbane in their A-League clash.

Morgan steers Cowboys past Warriors in NRL  >  Rugby League

North Queensland have beaten the Warriors 17-10 thanks to neat touches in the second half from playmaker Michael Morgan and Josh McGuire's huge workrate.

St Kilda run rings around Demons in AFL  >  AFL

St Kilda have maintained their impressive start to the AFL season with a 40-point win over a listless Melbourne at the MCG.

Tennis royalty's praise for Ashleigh Barty  >  Tennis

Evonne Goolagong Cawley sees a bit of herself in Ashleigh Barty's game as Australia bids for its first Fed Cup title since 1974.

Fremantle's Nat Fyfe brilliant on return  >  AFL

NAT FYFE of the Dockers is chased by Hamish Hartlett and Darcy Byrne-Jones of the Power during the 2018 AFL match between the Port Adelaide Power and the Fremantle Dockers at Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia.

Fremantle skipper Nat Fyfe took charge against GWS in the final quarter when the game was in the balance, leading his side to second spot on the AFL ladder.

Rodrigues-Chico quickest in Gift heats  >  Games News

Joshua Ross remains in contention to claim a historic third Stawell Gift crown after winning his heat.

Port's Ryder speaks out after racist abuse  >  AFL

PADDY RYDER of the Power poses for a photograph during the Port Adelaide Power training session at Jiangwan Stadium in Shanghai, China.

Port Adelaide star Paddy Ryder has spoken out against racism after he was subjected to vile comments on social media.

Fast finishing Fremantle beat GWS in AFL  >  AFL

NAT FYFE of the Dockers marks the ball during an AFL match between the Fremantle Dockers and the West Coast Eagles at Domain Stadium in Perth, Australia.

Fremantle have kicked the opening six goals of the final term to prevail over GWS 16.10 (106) to 11.16 (82) at Manunka Oval in Canberra.

Carlton go to school on AFL heartbreaker  >  AFL

BRENDON BOLTON, Senior Coach of the Blues looks on during the AFL match between the Western Bulldogs and the Carlton Blues at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia.

Carlton will look to avoid the mistakes at crucial times that have cost them dearly this season when they take on the Western Bulldogs at Marvel Stadium.

Cotric seeks Blues berth with Raiders form  >  Rugby League

NICK COTRIC of the Raiders makes a break to socre a try during the NRL match between the New Zealand Warriors and the Canberra Raiders at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand.

Canberra winger Nick Cotric wants to continue his meteoric rise and help the Raiders to their best NRL start in 16 years against Brisbane on Sunday.

Durante eyes possible Wellington farewell  >  Football

ANDREW DURANTE of the Phoenix during the A-League match between the Central Coast Mariners and the Wellington Phoenix at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford, Australia.

Long-serving Wellington skipper Andrew Durante could lace up at Westpac Stadium for the final time on Sunday when the Phoenix host Melbourne City.

Storm centre Curtis Scott fearing NRL axe  >  Rugby League

CURTIS SCOTT of the Storm during the NRL match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Melbourne Storm at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

Melbourne centre Curtis Scott fears he may be axed after he was outplayed by Sydney Roosters opposite Latrell Mitchell in their golden-point NRL loss.

Asofa-Solomona escapes NRL ban for stomp  >  Rugby League

NELSON ASOFA-SOLOMONA of the Storm is tackled during the NRL match between the Newcastle Knights and the Melbourne Storm at McDonald Jones Stadium in Newcastle, Australia.

Melbourne's Nelson Asofa-Solomona has been hit with a grade-one contrary conduct charge at the NRL judiciary but isn't facing a ban from playing.

Youthful Reds show their growth vs Sharks  >  Rugby Union

The Queensland Reds ended a 15-year winless streak against the Sharks in Durban but their coach wasted no time in challenging them to maintain a high standard.

Titans need to be ruthless: Brennan  >  Rugby League

GARTH BRENNAN speaks to the media after being announced as the new Gold Coast Titans NRL coach at Titans Centre of Excellence in Gold Coast, Australia.

Gold Coast and Newcastle both sit on just one win from five NRL starts ahead of their clash at Robina on Sunday.

Welcome A-League week off for Sydney FC  >  Football

RHYAN GRANT of Sydney FC passes during the A-League match between Sydney FC and the Wellington Phoenix at WIN Jubilee Stadium in Sydney, Australia.

There's a very welcome week off from A-League action looming for Sydney FC's hard-running right-back Rhyan Grant and his Sky Blues teammates.

Mitchell magic conjures Roosters' NRL win  >  Rugby League

JAMES TEDESCO of the Roosters runs the ball during the NRL match between the Sydney Roosters and the Gold Coast Titans at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford, Australia.

Latrell Mitchell says kicking a match-winning field goal was a dream come true as he booted the Sydney Roosters to a 21-20 win over Melbourne in the NRL.

Crows must answer AFL critics: Eddie Betts  >  AFL

EDDIE BETTS of the Crows is tackled by Phil Davis of the Giants during the AFL First Qualifying Final match between the Adelaide Crows and the Greater Western Sydney Giants at Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia.

Adelaide's AFL milestone man Eddie Betts is calling for the Crows to answer their critics with a win against Gold Coast.

Eagles blame new stadium for AFL injuries  >  AFL

ADAM SIMPSON, Senior Coach of the Eagles chats to Mark LeCras of the Eagles during the 2017 AFL match between the Collingwood Magpies and the West Coast Eagles at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia.

West Coast defender Tom Barrass is nursing a foot injury, and the Eagles reckon the Optus Stadium turf could be to blame.