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.
A jury has found champion harness racing driver Greg Bennett not guilty of bribing a corrupt steward, who the defence cast as a silver-suit-wearing mudslinger who told a "big fat lie" to shift blame from himself and possibly other crooked industry players.
Mother and son Fiona and Mitchell Barbieri have been committed to stand trial for the stabbing murder of decorated police officer Detective Inspector Bryson Anderson in Sydney's north-west.
Rugby league star Blake Ferguson has been convicted of indecently assaulting a young woman while out celebrating his State of Origin selection at a Cronulla nightclub.
Players told they will be given greater freedom when attempting to mark next season.
AFLPA chief Matt Finnis maintains such players will require long-term monitoring.
Damien Hardwick has been rewarded for guiding Richmond to its first finals campaign since 2001 by receiving a two-year contract extension.
Hundreds of people may have been exposed to HIV and other infectious diseases after they received treatment at a Macquarie Street hair replacement clinic.
NSW believe they have built a solid platform from which to launch at the Shield title despite relinquishing top spot with a loss to South Australia on Wednesday.
Rugby league star Blake Ferguson has apologised for an alleged indecent assault at a Cronulla nightclub, claiming it was a case of mistaken identity.