Former Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting took his plus 1 handicap across the ditch this week to compete in the Celebrity Challenge section of the New Zealand golf Open in Queenstown.
Sri Lankan Kumar Sangakkara has the rails run to end his ODI career by winning the coveted player of the tournament award as the Cricket World Cup field heads for home.
Des Hasler had a novel suggestion during the post-match conference, after the Panthers had beaten his Bulldogs 24-18 at Penrith last Sunday in the opening round of the NRL.
If Australia is to win a record fifth World Cup, David Warner and Aaron Finch must fire together, Shane Watson must play and Mitchell Johnson get back to his explosive best.
If the ECB runs true to form, England cricket coach Peter Moores will be looking for a new job sooner than later.
Coach Michael Cheika wasn’t too proud to have his Waratahs win ugly 23-5 over the Reds at Suncorp on Saturday night.