Greg Baum 6:38 PM Somewhere in our midst, catching our eye every distant now and then, a cricket World Cup is taking place. We know Australia is in it, because they're on television whenever they play. Afghanistan is one of the other teams. We know that because there they were the other night on television, appearing with Australia. Before that, there was, ahem, New Zealand, and before that there was ... was it England? It seemed important that the time. But that was almost three weeks ago, and there has been a bit of football on the TV since, and almost no cricket.
Eryk Bagshaw 6:31 PM Love of music, love of Viv, go together like jerky and Mahi-mahi.
Rupert Guinness 7:07 PM Mystery surrounds the extent of the injury that has ruled out Adam Ashley-Cooper from the Waratahs side to play the Reds in Brisbane on Saturday night and possibly beyond, with the "very last resort" scenario if it fails to heal properly being that he requires surgery.
Georgina Robinson 6:49 PM It will kill Australian rugby's leather patch brigade to read this but rugby league super coach Wayne Bennett offered the code some advice on Thursday that it cannot afford to ignore.
Lee Gaskin 5:05 PM A maiden second XI ton from Andrew Harriott and David Dawson's third century of the season wasn't enough to save the ACT Comets from outright defeat against NSW.
Sebastian Hassett 7:03 PM The Western Sydney Wanderers won't climb up the A-League ladder or defend their Asian Champions League crown until they rediscover their defensive bite, star striker Tomi Juric says.
Japan's Kei Nishikori broke into the top four of the ATP world rankings on Monday as the Asian trailblazer continued to shake up the top echelon of men's tennis.
Brumbies big man Jordan Smiler opens up on his aspirations for the 2015 Super Rugby season.
South Africa take on Ireland at Manuka Oval for the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup.
The West Indies take on a determined Zimbabwe in their Group B match at Manuka Oval.
Newcastle coasted to a 26-4 trial win over Canberra in Queanbeyan.
More heartbreak for Wanderers as Reds strike late at Hindmarsh.
West Indian batsmen Darren Bravo suffered a scare against Pakistan.