It's that one-and-only night on the AFL calendar. No, the Brownlow Medal count hasn't been delayed a couple of months. It's draft night. The big occasion when the 18 clubs make vital decisions about new personnel .... decisions that can eventually result in premierships.
Alex Leapai's trainer Noel Thornberry will urge WBA officials to ensure Wladimir Klitschko doesn't turn the world title fight into a wrestling match when the rival camps convene for a crucial rules meeting on Friday.
Former St Kilda coach Grant Thomas has lashed out at comments made by his successor Ross Lyon, accusing the now-Fremantle enforcer and other defence-oriented coaches of being responsible for a perceived downturn in the quality of football as a spectacle.
The time is finally right for new dad Hugh Bowman to test the waters in Hong Kong as he seeks more challenges in a career that has him topping his field.
When Anthony Cummings sat down to plan Villa Verde's autumn campaign it was always going to end at the Robert Sangster Stakes if things went to plan.
Despite some seriously impressive fantasy performances in Round 5, there has been no change at the very top of the rankings this week.
Victoria has signed young NSW fast bowler Chris Tremain for the next two seasons to boost its pace depth in the expected absence of Test quicks James Pattinson and Peter Siddle on national duty.
Bernard Tomic's first comeback from double hip surgery lasted for the 26 minutes it took the Queenslander to suffer the quickest recorded defeat in ATP history. His next has been pencilled in for the qualifying rounds of the Madrid Open in just over a week.
The 'Side by Side' program takes its name not from the Collingwood club song but from Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the Turkish commander at Gallipoli.
The VRC St Leger is tucked away towards the end of the season, bookended by the Australian and South Australian derbies.