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Joel’s fielding directly led to four dismissals against the Scorchers. Picture; Will Russell/Getty Images

‘I was always the Windies in the backyard’: The brilliant Big Bash brothers… who could have defected

Sydney Thunder have revealed a line-up of brothers who could dominate white-ball cricket for the next decade, with Ollie and Joel Davies playing vital roles in the Thunder’s upset win over the Scorchers on Wednesday night. However, Australia will have to make sure to keep a close eye on the pair as they are eligible …

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'You can hear his voice': Ricky Ponting's heartbreaking tribute to Shane Warne

‘You can hear his voice’: Ricky Ponting’s heartbreaking tribute to Shane Warne

Ricky Ponting has paid a heart-wrenching tribute to his great friend and teammate the late Shane Warne ahead of his induction into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame legend. Channel 7 reported that Ponting shared his memories of Warne in a three-minute message that brought the Australian cricket legend to tears as he paid tribute …

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Rising Covid-19 and flu infections will exacerbate staff shortages and transport problems as health experts warn the real number of virus cases could be more than twice as bad as it appears.

Third wave of Covid-19, record cases of flu to break the economy, worsen the shortage of workers, problems with transport

Soaring Covid-19 and flu infections will exacerbate staff shortages and transport problems as health experts warn the true number of virus cases may be more than twice as bad as they appear. While the death toll from covid has risen steadily since March, the perception that the disease is no longer as serious for younger …

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Players Relax for "Terrible" Call to Sell Grand Final as Netball CEO Explains $ 8 Million Relocation Reason

Players Relax for “Terrible” Call to Sell Grand Final as Netball CEO Explains $ 8 Million Relocation Reason

Netball Australia CEO Kelly Ryan defended the organization’s plan to sell the rights to hosting the grand final of Super Netball to the highest bidder. However, Super Netball players called on the organization to “change the culture” and said the decision to move the game so late in the season was “worrying” and “appalling”. The …

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How “uncompromising” Slater dominated Origin – and why “it’s time” for him to do it again

Billy Slater was born for Origin. When lightning speed finally waned and his ornate playing career drew to a close, the question was when he would become Queensland’s coach, not if. Slater was appointed last September and during his first camp as Maroons boss this week, he admitted that he did not know what coach …

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