Vitas Gerulaitis famously said nobody beats him 17 times in a row when he finally got the better of fellow 1970s tennis playboy Bjorn Borg.
The Sydney Kings made history on Thursday night, ending a 16-game losing streak to the Perth Wildcats in a nailbiting four-point victory.
Champion basketballer Lauren Jackson will play her first game in 11 months as Kristen Veal celebrates her 350th game on Friday night.
She's poised to become the most prolific three-point shooter in WNBL history, but Canberra Capitals guard Jess Bibby's sole focus is keeping the club's fading finals hopes alive when they face the 'Doomsday Double' road trip this weekend.
Kings forward Cody Ellis admits Sydney were complacent in their loss to Wollongong last weekend - they won't make that mistake on Thursday night when they host the Perth Wildcats.
Canberra Capitals skipper Abby Bishop has warned her side not to expect her partnership with Lauren Jackson to carry them to the playoffs, admitting "her petrol light is on" after taking on a monstrous workload.
Injured Canberra Capitals superstar Lauren Jackson is edging closer to a basketball comeback and hopes she can "break the ice" by returning to the court as early as this weekend.
Abby Bishop scores a career-high 35 points as the Canberra Capitals suffer another crucial WNBL loss.
Townsville Fire star Suzy Batkovic says she is "blown away" by Abby Bishop's outstanding form while raising her baby niece on her own, anointing the Canberra Capitals captain the WNBL's clear Most Valuable Player leader.
The Sydney Kings star is a breath of fresh air for the sport.