This Weekend in Sport – 8th March to 11th March


This weekend, more footy is back! With Round 1 of the NRL getting underway two of the three winter codes are back in action.

Outside of those leagues there is plenty to keep you occupied in front of the TV this weekend.

Flemington has its Super Saturday headlined by the Australian Cup and Newmarket Handicap while the Randwick Guineas is on as well.

Manchester United and Liverpool face off in the match of the Premier League round while the second NBL finalist will be determined when Perth and Adelaide finish their series.

Horse Racing

Saturday 10th March

Super Saturday (Australian Cup & Newmarket Handicap) at Flemington

2018 Randwick Guineas

NRL Round 1

Thursday 8th March

St George Illawarra Dragons vs Brisbane Broncos – Channel 9 & Fox Sports @ 8:05pm

Friday 9th March

Newcastle Knights vs Manly Sea Eagles – Fox Sports @ 6:00pm

North Queensland Cowboys vs Cronulla Sharks – Channel 9 & Fox Sports @ 8:05pm

Saturday 10th March

Wests Tigers vs Sydney Roosters – Fox Sports @ 4:30pm

South Sydney Rabbitohs vs New Zealand Warriors – Fox Sports @ 7:00pm

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Melbourne Storm – Fox Sports @ 9:05pm

Sunday 11th March

Penrith Panthers vs Parramatta Eels – Channel 9 & Fox Sports @ 4:10pm

Gold Coast Titans vs Canberra Raiders – Fox Sports @ 6:30pm


NBL Semi Finals

Friday 9th March

Perth Wildcats vs Adelaide 36ers – Fox Sports @ 9:30pm

Sunday 11th March

Adelaide 36ers vs Perth Wildcats – Fox Sports @ TBC (If Necessary)

NBA Televised Games

Friday 9th March

Boston Celtics vs Minnesota Timberwolves – ESPN @ 12:00pm

San Antonio Spurs vs Golden State Warriors – ESPN @ 2:30pm

Saturday 10th March

Portland Trail Blazers vs Golden State Warriors – ESPN @ 2:00pm

Sunday 11th March

Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs – ESPN @ 12:30pm



Saturday 10th March

Western Sydney Wanderers vs Wellington Phoenix – Fox Sports @ 7:50pm

Perth Glory vs Central Coast Mariners – Fox Sports @ 10:00pm

English Premier League

Saturday 10th March

Manchester United vs Liverpool – Optus Sport & SBS @ 11:30pm

Sunday 11th March

Everton vs Brighton – Optus Sport @ 2:00am

Huddersfield vs Swansea – Optus Sport @ 2:00am

Newcastle vs Southampton – Optus Sport @ 2:00am

West Brom vs Leicester – Optus Sport @ 2:00am

West Ham vs Burnley – Optus Sport @ 2:00am

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace– Optus Sport @ 4:30am

Monday 12th March

Arsenal vs Watford – Optus Sport @ 12:30am

Bournemouth vs Tottenham – Optus Sport @ 3:00am

Tuesday 13th March

Stoke vs Manchester City – Optus Sport @ 7:00am


Friday 9th March

Adelaide Crows vs Fremantle Dockers – Fox Footy @ 6:05pm

Saturday 10th March

Brisbane Lions vs Collingwood – Fox Footy @ 4:35pm

GWS Giants vs Western Bulldogs – 7 & Fox Footy @ 7:00pm

Sunday 11th March

Carlton vs Melbourne – Fox Footy @ 4:35pm

Super Rugby

Friday 9th March

Highlanders vs Stormers – Fox Sports @ 5:35pm

Rebels vs Brumbies – Fox Sports @ 7:45pm

Saturday 10th March

Hurricanes vs Crusaders – Fox Sports @ 5:35pm

Reds vs Bulls – Fox Sports @ 6:45

Sunday 11th March

Sharks vs Sunwolves – Fox Sports @ 12:05am

Lions vs Blues – Fox Sports @ 2:15am

Jaguares vs Waratahs – Fox Sports @ 8:40am

Cricket Test: Australia vs South Africa

Friday 9th March

Day 1 – Fox Sports @ 7:00pm

Saturday 10th March

Day 2 – Fox Sports @ 7:00pm

Sunday 11th March

Day 3 – Fox Sports @ 7:00pm