This Weekend in Sport – 6th September – 9th September


Spring has well and truly sprung this weekend with a boatload of action on the track and in the sporting arena.

There is plenty of racing action Saturday starting off at The Valley with the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Qualifier including the McEwen Stakes.

The AFL Finals kick off Thursday after their weekend off while the first lot of NRL Finals begin Friday night.

Seven months after their memorable triumph in Super Bowl LII, the Philadelphia Eagles host the Atlanta Falcons in the kickoff game for the 2018 NFL season and a dramatic US Open draws to a close as well.

Read on for a list of what to watch this weekend.


Saturday 8th September

Ladbrokes Cox Plate Qualifier at Moonee Valley

Run to the Rose Day at Rosehill Gardens


NRL Finals Week 1

Read our NRL Finals Preview here

Friday 7th September

Melbourne Storm v South Sydney Rabbitohs – Fox Sports and Nine @ 7:40pm

Saturday 8th September

Penrith Panthers v New Zealand Warriors – Fox Sports and Nine @ 5:30pm

Sydney Roosters v Cronulla Sharks – Fox Sports and Nine @ 7:40pm

Sunday 9th September

Brisbane Broncos v St George Illawarra Dragons – Fox Sports and Nine @ 4:00pm


AFL Finals Week 1

Read our AFL Finals Preview here

Thursday 6th September

Richmond v Hawthorn – Fox Footy and Seven @ 7:20pm

Friday 7th September

Melbourne v Geelong – Fox Footy and Seven @ 7:50pm

Saturday 8th September

Sydney v GWS Giants – Fox Footy and Seven @ 4:20pm

West Coast v Collingwood – Fox Footy and Seven @ 8:10pm


NFL Week 1

Read our NFL Preview here

Friday 7th September

Philadelphia Eagles v Atlanta Falcons – ESPN and 7Mate @ 10:15am

Monday 10th September

NFL RedZone – ESPN @ 3:00am

New England Patriots v Houston Texans – 7Mate @ 3:00am

Seattle Seahawks v Denver Broncos – 7Mate @ 6:05am

Green Bay Packers v Chicago Bears – ESPN and 7Mate @ 10:15am

Tuesday 11th September

Detroit Lions v New York Jets – ESPN @ 9:00am

Oakland Raiders v LA Rams – ESPN @ 12:10pm


US Open

Thursday 6th September

US Open Day 10 – ESPN @ 2:00am

Friday 7th September

US Open Day 11 – ESPN @ 9:00am

Saturday 8th September

US Open Day 12 – ESPN @ 6:00am

Sunday 9th September

US Open Women’s Final – ESPN @ 6:00am

Monday 10th September

US Open Men’s Final – ESPN @ 6:00am



Thursday 6th September

Miami Marlins v Philadelphia Phillies – ESPN @ 9:00am

Saturday 8th September

MLB StrikeZone – ESPN @ 9:00am

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