Will Brodie

Will Brodie

Help The Age's online sport reporter, Will Brodie, further his sporting education. Put him straight.

Live: Sydney Thunder v Melbourne Renegades

Will Brodie The Renegades attempt to build on their winning start when they visit ANZ Stadium to take on Chris Gayle and the Thunder.

Jetlag no hurdle for big-hitting Hales

Alex Hales

Will Brodie Englishman Alex Hales scores 80 off 52 balls with five fours and eight sixes, at a strike rate of 171 for the Renegades.

Big Bash bolters

Big Bash bolters.

Will Brodie Love it or loathe it, the Big Bash is proving a useful incubator for the forgotten, unknown and neglected.