ANY risk of complacency was extinguished as the ruthless Socceroos tore minnows Bangladesh to shreds in their 2018 World Cup qualifier in Perth.

    AUSTRALIA has taken out the first one-day international against England, cruising to a 59-run win after taking three wickets in four balls.

    MELBOURNE Storm has secured a home final and could still pinch a top-four finish after conjuring its second win over a top-four side in less than a week.

    FORMER US Open champ Sam Stosur has been snubbed by the Grand Slam, forced to catch a bus to the tournament and kicked off a practice court by Serena Williams.

    MATTHEW Hayden believes Joe Burns’ natural place in the Australian line up is at first drop, preferring Cameron Bancroft to open with David Warner instead.