There can only be one winner in the Jason Taylor-Robbie Farah selection issue, and that’s Jason Taylor.
The Wallaby world has been brightened by the signing of skills coach Mick Byrne for the next four years.
IOC president Thomas Bach’s reluctance to ban Russia from the Rio Games and name newly-found drug cheats from Beijing and London has made a mockery of an organisation that predecessor Jacques Rogge fought so hard to clean up.
West Tigers coach Jason Taylor has been widely criticised for dumping his highest contracted player Robbie Farah to the NSW Cup.
Steve O’Keefe has painted the Australian selectors into a corner with his match figures of 10/64 and top-scoring with an unbeaten 78 against a Sri Lanka X1 at Colombo.
The Olympic Games will never recover from the stigma if IOC president Thomas Bach doesn’t support banning Russia from Rio.