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.

Poll Archive

Who do you think deserves the current title of the world's greatest sportsperson?
Jun 08, 2009

Who do you think deserves the current title of the world's greatest sportsperson?

Roger Federer

24.8%

Yelena Isinbayeva

9.8%

Michael Phelps

20.3%

Tiger Woods

30.1%

Other

15%

Total votes - 153

Which area of the Members Reserve is your preferred location to view AFL matches?
May 11, 2009

Which area of the Members Reserve is your preferred location to view AFL matches?

Level 1

18.8%

Level 2

27.8%

Level 3

21.1%

Level 4

10.7%

Bar/dining facilities

21.6%

Total votes - 421

Who do you think should start as favourite to win on Anzac Day?
Apr 13, 2009

Who do you think should start as favourite to win on Anzac Day?

Collingwood

52.5%

Essendon

47.5%

Total votes - 118

Who will win tonight's AFL season opener at the MCG?
Mar 26, 2009

Who will win tonight's AFL season opener at the MCG?

Richmond

44.2%

Carlton

55.8%

Total votes - 267

Did you know that MCC members receive a discount entry into the MCG's National Sports Museum?
Mar 14, 2009

Did you know that MCC members receive a discount entry into the MCG's National Sports Museum?

Yes

47.6%

No

52.4%

Total votes - 248