In sport, we start with AFL news and the Giants Toby Greene has appealed his one match ban for ‘unreasonable contact’, while Richmond has its final hit-out before the preliminary final.

Ha-Teya Gripske reports.


The Tiger army was out in force at a fan day.

Coach Damien Hardwick laughed off Chris Scott’s claim the Tigers were a better side last year.

Damien Hardwick, Richmond Coach: “Chris is very good at giving you an insight without giving you an insight I reckon. Look I think we’ve found out some things about our side that certainly made us better.”

Richmond plays Geelong, in Friday’s preliminary-final clash.

In Rugby League, former Sharks coach Shane Flanagan could return to the coaching ranks next season.

The ARL Commission is likely to make its decision soon.

While the Rabbitohs Sam Burgess is now in further hot water, the NRL boss has given him a ‘please explain’ demand.

Burgess called the Judiciary a “kangaroo court” after they banned him for hair pulling.

Australia’s cricketers arrived home, after retaining the Ashes.

Bowler Pat Cummins fired back at critics of captain Tim Paine.

Pat Cummins, Australian Bowler: “I think it’s a bit unfair, but he was great. We love him as our leader.”

Ha-Teya Gripske, QUT News.