MITCH Marsh’s batting brilliance helped Australia record a bonus point win over South Africa to book a place in the one-day tri-series final.
AUSTRALIA set itself up for a second-place Group D finish at the FIBA World Cup with a shock win over No. 4 ranked Lithuania.
NOMS AND BETTING: THE Queen’s galloper Estimate heads a list of 31 international runners who have been nominated for the Melbourne Cup.
ECCENTRIC Frenchman Gael Monfils reached his second US Open quarter-final, stunning seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-5 7-6 (8-6) 7-5.
PENG Shuai has left doubts behind, sweeping into the US Open semi-finals to join Li Na and Zheng Jie as the only Chinese to reach a grand slam last four.