Sport News Update, what you need to know.
TENNIS – Samantha Stosur’s French Open campaign received a double boost on Wednesday with her 6-1 6-3 win over Yvonne Meusburgeras following top seed Serena Williams’ shock exit from the Australia’s section of the draw.
AFL – Outgoing Carlton chief executive Greg Swann denies he is already set to take the same post with AFL strugglers Brisbane after announcing his resignation from the Blues on Wednesday.
CYCLING – Australian Cadel Evans failed to make any inroads into Nairo Quintana’s lead in the Giro `d’Italia as local Stefano Pirazzi held off a small group of chasers in the home straight to claim victory in the 17th stage.
CRICKET – Chris Jordan took a career-best 5-29 as England bowled out Sri Lanka for just 67 on the way to a crushing 10-wicket win in the third one-day international at Old Trafford.