All Blacks captain Richie McCaw says one or two moments can decide the Super Rugby final, as they have in some of his previous seven finals.
Souths John Sutton will miss up to six weeks of NRL action with a knee injury while Sam Burgess has been cleared of a shoulder complaint.
Phillip Hughes has set a new Australian List A record, hitting an unbeaten 202 to power Australia A to a total of 4-349.
Sam Stosur has suffered a shocking first-round loss to a Japanese teenager in California.
Former Australian international Demelza Fellowes returns to Canterbury Tactix seven years after making her trans-Tasman league debut in Christchurch.
France's Football Federation have confirmed Lens will return to Ligue 1 after the club successfully appealed a decision barring them from the top-flight.
Runner Nikki Hamblin lines up in the final of the 1500m while gold medal-winning shooter Sally Johnston is in action again on day six of the Glasgow Games.