AN amazing hundred by Steve Smith helped Australia pull off a thrilling win over South Africa at the MCG to seal victory in the one-day series.

    JADE North puts the ball in his own net with 15 minutes left as Brisbane Roar’s gallant rearguard action is eventually undone by Melbourne Victory.

    CRICKET Australia chief James Sutherland wants an investigation into why crowd numbers have been so poor for the one-dayers against South Africa.

    ONE of Australian cycling’s most revered figures, Sir Hubert Opperman, has had his pioneering performances recognised alongside the champions of the modern era.

    MICHAEL Clarke will be named in Australia’s Test squad on Monday, but remains a long shot to actually play against India at the Gabba.

    Netball players wanted

    Dec 07, 2011

    The MCC is holding a second round of netball trials for interested members to join the autumn netball competition at Parkville Netball Association.

    There are currently three netball teams participating in the spring competition, playing in Divisions A1, A4 and C1 on Monday nights.

    In 2012, the club is hoping to expand on these teams and is calling for expressions of interest from members.

    Trials will be held on Thursday December 15 at the State Netball and Hockey Centre (10 Brens Drive, Parkville, show court 1) from 6.30pm - 8.30pm.

    Members must register their interest before the day, and can do so by contacting Phoebe McWilliams at phoebem@mcc.org.au or 9657 8985.