Jimmy Anderson has taken just five wickets at 48 in the two Tests.
Paul Gallen said he doesn't know whether he or others in the game ought to be ''scared'' when a drug protocols update is presented to the ARLC.
If there is any one word that sums up Australia's year of Test cricket it is contrast.
It was a family affair at Sydney's harness racing corruption trial: the champion driver Greg Bennett, accused of bribing a steward; his dad, Jim, the trainer with 50 years in the game; and the driver's brother-in-law, a retired school teacher who crunched the statistics to show Bennett drove plenty of winners for other trainers.
Mitchell Johnson's Ashes heroics are set to reap the reborn superstar a multi-million dollar payday through deals on and off the field.
No sooner had Romeo Jozak taken his seat in the lobby of Sydney's Shangri-la Hotel before he made one thing clear: he's not here to pinch Australia's best young players for Croatia.
NSW are staring defeat in the face and in grave danger of surrendering top position on the Shield table after a horror day against South Australia on Tuesday.
Wild Oats XI will go into this year's Sydney to Hobart yacht race in sublime form after knocking off new rivals Perpetual Loyal in the SOLAS Big Boat Challenge around Sydney Harbour on Tuesday.
Relations between the two Ashes combatants have not been great this series but there is some sympathy for England's plight from the Australian with the closest view of the destruction wreaked by Mitchell Johnson.
The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) will launch a new domestic rugby competition in 2014, the National Rugby Championship.