SALLY Pearson has admitted the sacking of coach Eric Hollingsworth was a “huge distraction” but she’s now in a good head space after a stunning victory.

MELISSA Wu feared for her safety after slipping on the 10m platform and losing control in a shock opening dive at the Commonwealth Games.

NINE seconds was all that stood between Rohan Dennis and redemption when he won a silver medal in the time trial at the Commonwealth Games.

DANIEL Ricciardo is refusing to rule himself out of the hunt for this year’s Formula One world title until the mathematics say otherwise.

MOEEN Ali spun England to victory as they ended a streak of 10 Tests without a win by beating India by 266 runs in the third Test at Southampton.

Poll Archive

Has Roger Federer done enough to be regarded as the greatest tennis player of all time?
Feb 01, 2010

Has Roger Federer done enough to be regarded as the greatest tennis player of all time?

Yes

60.3%

No

9.4%

Let's wait until he retires

30.4%

Total votes - 224

If Australian selectors in future were to choose a second Test spinner to play alongside Nathan Hauritz, who should it be?
Dec 30, 2009

If Australian selectors in future were to choose a second Test spinner to play alongside Nathan Hauritz, who should it be?

Steven Smith

35.6%

Bryce McGain

19.9%

Cam White

15.8%

Jason Krejza

11.6%

Jon Holland

13.7%

Other

3.4%

Total votes - 146

Do you support the use of the Umpire Decision Referral system?
Dec 28, 2009

Do you support the use of the Umpire Decision Referral system?

Yes

54.2%

No

30.8%

Too early to tell

14.9%

Total votes - 402

Do you think Michael Clarke should be Australia's next Test captain?
Dec 15, 2009

Do you think Michael Clarke should be Australia's next Test captain?

Yes

36.8%

No

54.8%

Not sure

8.4%

Total votes - 323

Which cricket format do you prefer as a spectator?
Dec 02, 2009

Which cricket format do you prefer as a spectator?

Test match

78.9%

50-over

11.8%

Twenty20

9.2%

Total votes - 346