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Morning All - Another packed day of sport here on ByThe Minute - I'm Stephen Clark and imagine that this an episode of Grandstand with an Olympic feel. Just like this.

Ignore Des. We are not in Los Angeles but we are all over the world and we have had action Down Under already this morning

AUSSIE RULES Two games in the AFL this morning. The Sydney Swans squeezed past North Melbourne 85-76 and St Kilda had a narrow victory over Richmond 55-46

MOTO GP The 3rd practice session for the Czech GP has just finished and Jorge Lorenzo has just broken the lap record at the circuit in Brno with a 1:54.791 to top the charts ahead of qualifying. Cal Crutchlow finished 10th and goes straight into the main qualifying session.

MOTO GP P3 for the Moto2 bikes is about to get underway (BT Sport 2 in the UK) and in Moto 3 Brad Binder on a Red Bull KTM was quickest in P3 Qualifying in all 3 classes starts at 10.30

FOOTBALL News breaking that Crystal Palace have signed Christian Benteke from Liverpool for £27m.

RUGBY UNION New Zealand's domestic competition the Mitre 10 Cup kicked off this weekend and this morning Canterbury have hammered Auckland 43-3.

Later today the Rugby Championship kicks off. That's the Southern Hemisphere version of the Six Nations. Except there are only 4 Nations. But you get the drift. Australia v New Zealand and South Africa v Argentina are the opening fixtures.

MOTO GP Lorenzo Baldassari of Italy was quickest in FP3 of the Moto2 class at the Czech GP in Brno ahead of Germany's Jonas Folger. Danny Kent of GB was 10th and qualifies straight into the final qualifying session.

Ewan

Sorry but for Moto3 and Moto2 there's only 1 qualifying session. Your thinking of the MotoGP Rules

TEST CRICKET South Africa have been bowled out for 263 on Day 2 of the 1st Test against New Zealand in Durban. The Kiwis have just started their reply and are 3-0