How do you stop the world's fastest man? With a Segway apparently.
Jesse Hogan As the Southern Stars seek to make amends for squandering their first chance to seal the women's Ashes, by taking their second chance against England on Friday night, they are also trying to solve the quirk in Ellyse Perry's dazzling recent batting record.
John Holloway It was during the Darley stallion parade at Kelvinside last Saturday that a statement made by the stud's head of sales Alister Pulford really hit home regarding the number of new sires on stallion rosters throughout Australia.
Kyle Mackey-Laws ACT Brumbies duo David Pocock and Rory Arnold have taken home awards at Thursday night's John Eales Medal in Sydney.
Chris Roots Sydney's champion apprentice Winona Costin has had a slow start to the new term but a win at Gosford on Tuesday, which had been four months coming, has kicked started her season.
Beth Newman Defending champions locked in for Brisbane International.
Linda Pearce Buried in the detail of the US Open wildcard granted toLleyton Hewitt under the national associations' longstanding reciprocal arrangement was the fact that, as also occurred at this year's French Open, no Australian was deemed worthy of the equivalent invitation into the women's main draw.
FOOTBALL Federation Australia boss David Gallop is threatening to strip Brisbane Roar of their A-League licence if the club's extensive financial problems are not immediately fixed.
SOUTH Sydney's hopes of back-to-back premierships copped a hammering on Thursday night in an Anthony Milford and Ben Hunt-engineered 47-12 thrashing by Brisbane at Allianz Stadium.
Rupert Guinness Israel Folau was reminded that his value as Australian rugby's hottest asset is not a sentiment held by the public alone, but also by his peers in the Wallabies, when he received the John Eales Medal for the second consecutive year on Thursday night.