Australian skipper Steve Smith insists Glenn Maxwell remains available for the second one-dayer against New Zealand and he wasn’t demoted to carrying the water because of his loose lips.
Veteran batsman Adam Voges concedes he’s unlikely to win back his Test spot, but he hasn’t given up hope of guiding Western Australia to Sheffield Shield glory this summer.
A record-breaking century from Steve Smith has steered Australia to a pressure-relieving win in the opening one-dayer against New Zealand at the SCG on Sunday.
Former Sydney great Barry Hall will join Gold Coast’s coaching staff for the 2017 AFL season.
Michael Cheika finishes 2016 with a Wallabies’ winning percentage almost as bad as the one that got Eddie Jones sacked 11 years ago but he insists the pain can be salved by future gain.
After a week of exchanging verbal volleys with England coach Eddie Jones, Michael Cheika played down any lasting animosity between him and his former Randwick teammate.