Month: January 2019

Stosur and Shuai Through to AO Women’s Doubles Final

Sam Stosur has a chance at Australian Open redemption from two sources. She and doubles partner Zhang Shuai of China got past two Czech women in a three-hour match, much to the delight of fickle tennis fans who want to see matches go on as long as possible in most…Read More

Joe Burns to Captain Australia against Sri Lanka in Tasmania

No excuses. That is the summation of remarks made by Joe Burns in response to suggestions that playing BBL cricket and the lack of long format cricket is no reason for batters to fall short at Test level. Burns will serve as captain in an upcoming Tour match against Sri…Read More

Cameron Smith to Play on with Storm in 2019

If only our kitchen appliances were as reliable. Cameron Smith has, at the ripe old rugby age of 35, signed an extension for two more years with the Melbourne Storm. Smith has made 384 appearances, the record to date. He will surpass 400 around Round 17 of the Telstra 2019…Read More