STEVE Smith should remain Australia’s Test captain and be appointed ODI skipper even if and when Michael Clarke does return, writes Ian Chappell.

Melbourne City coach John van’t Schip hailed his ‘fighters’ after a win that lifted them into the six, but warned there’s a long way to go in the A-League race.

MITCHELL Johnson has spearheaded Australia to a 2-0 lead in the Border-Gavaskar trophy, defeating India by four wickets at the Gabba.

ONE day they were blowing up about the spice in their food. On Saturday it was the spice in the practice pitches, writes Robert Craddock.

VOTE: JON Anderson names his Top 20 sports stars for 2014. Check them out and see if you agree.

Poll Archive

Should Andrew Symonds be recalled to Australia's Test team for Thursday's match at the Gabba?
Nov 17, 2008

Should Andrew Symonds be recalled to Australia's Test team for Thursday's match at the Gabba?

Yes

56.7%

No

43.3%

Total votes - 104

Do you agree with Shane Crawford's decision to retire?
Nov 08, 2008

Do you agree with Shane Crawford's decision to retire?

Yes

90.3%

No

9.7%

Total votes - 165

Will you be attending the International Rules match on October 31 at the MCG?
Oct 01, 2008

Will you be attending the International Rules match on October 31 at the MCG?

Yes

59.9%

No

26.8%

Too early to tell

13.4%

Total votes - 837

Which team do you think will win the 2008 AFL Grand Final?
Sep 21, 2008

Which team do you think will win the 2008 AFL Grand Final?

Geelong

51.3%

Hawthorn

48.7%

Total votes - 894

Who do you think will play off in the 2008 AFL Grand Final?
Sep 15, 2008

Who do you think will play off in the 2008 AFL Grand Final?

Geelong-Hawthorn

68.2%

Geelong-St Kilda

20.8%

Western Bulldogs-Hawthorn

4.1%

Western Bulldogs-St Kilda

6.9%

Total votes - 682