Michael Clarke might as well have told England to get ready for a broken f---ing spirit.
The inspirational Nelson Mandela had a strong impact on world sport, write Andrew Wu and Chris Dutton.
He grew up with Kelly Slater posters pinned to his bedroom wall, now the man Mick Fanning idolised as a child is the only thing that stands between him and his third world championship.
In the minutes after Australia completed a huge win over England in the first Test at the Gabba, Brad Haddin's three young kids joined him on the ground.
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Johnson's 152km/h bullet tore into Cook's off stump during a frighteningly quick opening from the Australian fast bowler late on Friday.
Legend status beckons for the young V8 Supercars frontrunner.
Brad Haddin's fourth Test century has put Australia into an almost unassailable position at tea on day two of the second Ashes Test, guiding the home side past the 500-run mark.
When Caleb Ewan talks of winning in his likely World Tour debut at the Tour Down Under in South Australia next month, his coach Brad McGee warns that the emerging teenage star's words should not be taken lightly.
Richie Fa'aoso has been granted a conditional medical clearance which will allow the Manly forward to resume training next week.