The NSW Waratahs open their 2019 Super Rugby campaign on Saturday night by hosting last year’s other semi-finalist, the Wellington Hurricanes, at Brookvale Oval.
The annual NRL All Stars Match comes to Melbourne for the first time this week, and the Indigenous All Stars have a new opponent in the form of New Zealand’s Maori All Stars.
The Melbourne Renegades will go in as slight betting favourites when they host the Sydney Sixers in a knockout Big Bash League semi-final on Friday night.
The Golden State Warriors will try to extend their lead at the top of the NBA’s Western Conference when they host San Antonio on Thursday afternoon Australian time.
With both teams assured of making the BBL finals, the Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Renegades will both be eyeing a top-two spot on Thursday night.