Even without Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid completed a Supercopa de Espana triumph over Barcelona.
Trent Alexander-Arnold scored as Liverpool earned a fine 2-1 first-leg win at Hoffenheim in Champions League qualifying.
Australia boss Ange Postecoglou announced his initial 30-man squad for upcoming AFC World Cup qualifiers, welcoming back Mile Jedinak.
Western Force will not accept their removal from Super Rugby without a fight, RugbyWA having proposed legal action to save the franchise.
Alexander Zverev played superbly to win the Rogers Cup, but there appeared to be an injury concern for Roger Federer.
Dane Coles suffered another knock to the head in a New Zealand warm-up match on Friday and will not face Australia next weekend.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is optimistic about his team's chances in the Premier League and Champions League this season.
American Kevin Kisner will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the US PGA Championship despite carding a 72.
Robin Haase gave a good account of himself in Montreal, but the underdog could not stop Roger Federer reaching the Rogers Cup final.
Usain Bolt's historic athletics career reached an unbecoming end at London 2017, but Justin Gatlin expects him back.
There was a hugely dramatic end to Usain Bolt's final race as the iconic sprinter pulled up injured in a 4x100m relay won by Great Britain.
Sonny Bill Williams feels he put his "best foot forward" by playing in a grassroots game a week before the Bledisloe Cup opener.
Conor McGregor says he will rule with an "iron fist" and become a "god of boxing" by defying the odds to beat Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Dustin Johnson was praised by Jason Day for a selfless act during the second round of the US PGA Championship.
Denying an unopposed CONCACAF bid, Morocco has confirmed a last-minute submission to host the 2026 World Cup.