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.
There’s another top-four clash for English Premier League fans to look forward to this weekend, with title contenders Manchester City hosting Chelsea.
Aussie Robert Whittaker will face fellow striker Kelvin Gastelum in the octagon when the Ultimate Fighting Championship comes to Melbourne on Sunday.