Sport News Update, what you need to know.
AFL – North Melbourne great Wayne Carey has delivered a verbal shirtfront to the AFL’s match review panel, labelling Brent Harvey’s one-week ban a disgrace, with the veteran Kangaroo to challenge his rough conduct charge at the AFL Tribunal on Tuesday night.
RUGBY LEAGUE – Sydney Roosters players believe North Queensland coach Paul Green’s inside knowledge of his former club – where he was once an assistant coach – could be a crucial factor in Friday’s NRL semi-final.
RUGBY LEAGUE – St George Illawarra’s Test winger Brett Morris has requested a release from the final year of his contract to join twin brother Josh at Canterbury next season according to a report in Fairfax Media.
AFL – North Melbourne coach Brad Scott says Lachie Hansen and fellow key defender Joel Tippett are both in the mix for Friday night’s preliminary final against Sydney.
ATHLETICS – The South African Olympic committee says Oscar Pistorius is free to compete for South Africa again, as long as his running doesn’t go against the ruling of the judge.