May 6, 2019

Five talking points from the Serie A weekend

Genoa's 1-1 draw with AS Roma ended in confusion over who should have taken the penalty they missed in stoppage time, Sampdoria coach Marco Giampaolo said he was tired of mid-table anonymity and there was the usual VAR row in Serie A at the weekend.
May 6, 2019

Five talking points from the Premier League weekend

Talking points from the weekend's Premier League action:
May 6, 2019

Bach boxing comments undervalue International Federations – AIBA chief

The executive director of AIBA, the governing body of amateur boxing, has hit out at Olympic chief Thomas Bach for suggesting putting together an alternative organisation to run the sport at next year's Tokyo Games would "not be rocket science".
May 6, 2019

Five talking points from the weekend in La Liga

Champions Barcelona lost 2-0 at Celta Vigo while Getafe earned an important 2-0 win over Girona in their bid to secure Champions League qualification.
May 6, 2019

Lisa Moore: Revolutionary works old and new

Lisa Moore's recital framed a selection of old-world European works by Janacek, Beethoven and Schumann with newer works from America.
May 6, 2019

Sweet Country wins top prize at the Directors Guild Awards

Almost two years after acclaim at the Venice Film Festival, Warwick Thornton's outback western has won yet another award.
May 6, 2019

Folau trial to resume on Tuesday, no quick decision expected

Australia fullback Israel Folau's code of conduct hearing is unlikely to produce a decision on Tuesday after it resumes at 10:00 a.m local time (0000 GMT) in Sydney, Rugby Australia said on Monday.
May 6, 2019

Liverpool one of the best teams I’ve faced as manager – Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola considers Liverpool among the best sides he has faced in his managerial career with the two clubs set to fight for the Premier League title on the final day of the season.
May 6, 2019

Five talking points from the Bundesliga weekend

Bayern Munich edged closer to a seventh straight Bundesliga title with two games left after opening up a four-point lead over Borussia Dortmund with a 3-1 victory over Hanover 96.
May 6, 2019

Cup success harbinger of more to come for Ajax

Ajax Amsterdam celebrated a first trophy in five years with success in the KNVB Cup at the weekend and now have high hopes of capturing more silverware in the next weeks.
May 6, 2019

Game of Thrones recap: Winterfell throws a party to raze the dead

There was time to celebrate victory over the dead with ales and romps, but in Westeros the next battle is never far away.
May 6, 2019

Warner, Smith make mark on return to Australia colours

David Warner smashed an encouraging 39 with the bat and Steve Smith took a brilliant catch in the field as the pair savoured a victorious return to the Australia fold in a World Cup warm-up against a New Zealand XI on Monday.