IT’S harder to stay at the top than it is getting there, but it would take a bold punter to bet against last season’s A-League champions Melbourne Victory once again.

    SOUTH Australia star Travis Head has led the Redbacks to a stunning win, scoring an incredible double century against Western Australia.

    GLENN Maxwell’s fearless attitude to strokeplay has made him a star of short-form cricket and a Test wannabe.

    THE Wallabies’ hopes of qualifying top of their group have been thrown into disarray by the shock citing of Michael Hooper over an incident in their win over England.

    NBA legend Magic Johnson has heaped praised on Jarryd Hayne as he got a chance to see Aussie star in action for the San Francisco 49ers.


    One-day International: Australia v Sri Lanka

    Jan 11, 2013

    Australia takes on Sri Lanka in the first One-day International of the Commonwealth Bank Series.

    Event:                         Commonwealth Bank Series One-day International
    Teams:                        Australia v Sri Lanka
    Date:                           Friday January 11, 2013
    Start time:                   2.20pm


    Gate opening times
    Gate 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6 - Public/AFL members: 12.30pm
    Gate 2 - MCC members: 12.30pm

    Schedule of Play

    Innings 1 - 2.20pm - 5.50pm
    Break - 5.50pm - 6.35pm
    Innings 2 - 6.35pm - 10.05pm

    Car park opening time

    Gate 3 - 9.00am
    Gate 5 - 10.00am
    Gate 6 - 11.00am
    Gate 7 - 9.00am

    Expected attendance: 25,000-30,000