Long 12 Months for Smith and Warner End on the Horizon

One Test series win for Australia over the past for Australia has some, including captain Tim Paine, believing that Steve Smith and David Warner will feature prominently in August, when the national XI will return to the old sod in their defense of the Ashes. Both are still ranked in…Read More

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

As Clock Ticks Down NBA Grind Winds On As 2018 Winds Down

As the clock ticks down on 2018 and the NBA plods its way to the ultimate destination finals, a look around the league reveals some notable events. The Eastern Conference is led by a team from Canada, The Toronto Raptors. They were on top at the end of the 82-game…Read More

Mustang 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Debut Confirmed

The Ford Mustang will be appearing in the Virgin Australia 2019 Supercars championship after aerodynamic tests conducted over a number of days demonstrated that the body shape of the Mustang is equivalent to the Holden ZB Commodore and Nissan Altima in performance. The days of motor races decided mainly by…Read More

Enough is Enough Manchester United Says to Departing Mourinho

Sassing the boss is a poor career choice in most instances, unless your work for a company or corporation that specialises in generating trash-talk for use by others and your title is Executive Vice President of Sass, but we have yet to see that title on the hierarchy chart of…Read More