MICHAEL Clarke has been ruled out of the first Test against India, after 24 hours of high drama between the Aussie skipper and Cricket Australia.
NICK Kyrgios has crowned a glorious first full grand slam season by winning the Newcombe Medal as Australia’s most outstanding player in 2014.
SUN Yang - who broke Australian Grant Hackett’s 1500m freestyle world record - quietly served a three-month doping ban Chinese officials have denied covering up.
ROO RADAR: It’s not just goals catching the eye from Mile Jedinak. He’s also statistically Europe’s second best player, behind just Eden Hazard.
WA has elected to bat first in the shield game against Victoria at the MCG, as Chris Rogers and Mitch Marsh warm up for the first Test.