PLAYER RATINGS: Dave Warner’s battles continued, while Steve Smith was perfect. See who starred and who struggled in the semi against India.

    THERE was hope for India for as long as MS Dhoni was still at the crease, but in the semi-final of the World Cup the Indian skipper simply gave up.

    DAVID Gallop reflects on the state of Australian soccer during a trip to Germany to see the Socceroos’ epic draw with the World Cup champions.

    STEVE Smith’s graceful 105 off 93 in the World Cup semi-final at the SCG continued his almost unprecedented level of dominance against India.

    TRAINER Kris Lees believes the weight-for-age racing in Sydney this autumn is the strongest he has seen in years.

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    AFL Round 7 - Hawthorn v St Kilda

    May 03, 2014

    Event: AFL Round 7
    Teams: Hawthorn v St Kilda
    Date: Saturday May 3, 2014
    Start time: 1.45pm

    All gates open at 11.30am

    Expected attendance: 42,000

    General admission seating:

    Great Southern Stand
    Q1-Q15

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q51 (Rows Q-MM)
    Q52-Q57

    Ponsford Stand
    M28 (Rows A-Z)
    M30-M33 (Rows AA-NN)
    M34-M36
    Q29-Q36

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Hawthorn - Bay M3 (Rows A-R)
    St Kilda - Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Public Tickets:

    Match Classification is "B". View seating plan.

    Reserved seats on sale now at Ticketek. Prices are as follows:

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 7.30am
    Gate 5: 9.00am
    Gate 6: 10.00am
    Gate 7: 9.00am (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

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