Sport News Update, what you need to know.
SOCCER – Brisbane coach Mike Mulvey hailed the Roar dynasty after their come-from-behind 2-1 extra-time victory over Western Sydney Wanderers sealed a third A-League championship in four years.
AFL – West Coast coach Adam Simpson was left banging his desk in frustration after his team’s goalkicking woes haunted them yet again in a 11.7 (73) to 7.12 (54) AFL derby loss to Fremantle.
SOCCER – Chelsea missed the chance to go top of the Premier League after being held to a goalless draw at home to strugglers Norwich, Jose Mourinho’s men now a point behind both leaders Manchester City and second-placed Liverpool with just one match of their league season remaining.
RUGBY LEAGUE – Country centre Jamal Idris produced a compelling case for NSW State of Origin selection as City scored three tries in the last six minutes to force a 26-all draw.
MOTORSPORT – World champion Marc Marquez continued his perfect start to the season by winning the Spanish MotoGP for the first time at Jerez, seven-time world MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi second on a Yamaha, just ahead of Marquez’s compatriot and Honda teammate Dani Pedrosa.