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A third-placed finish on the medal tally at the track cycling world titles is encouraging for Australia, but national performance director Kevin Tabotta insists it’s the fourths and fifths which will pay dividends at the Rio Olympics in five months time.
Johnathan Thurston has inspired North Queensland to a second-half romp as they secured rugby league’s World Club Series with a 38-4 victory over Leeds in a spiteful clash.
For the second night in a row a Nikorima brother has broken English hearts, ensuring rugby league’s World Club Series trophy will stay in Australia following Brisbane’s 42-12 belting of Wigan.
England rugby league coach Wayne Bennett has hit back at critics of his appointment, saying he’s determined to change their opinion by taking the Lions to the top of the international game.
Sam Stosur has spearheaded Australia to a memorable Fed Cup World Group II victory over Slovakia by winning three rubbers in comeback fashion to guide her team home.
Australia have iced their netball series with England with a crushing 16-goal victory on the back of a superb shooting display by Caitlin Thwaites and another standout performance by Sharni Layton.