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Legendary Australia swimming coach Don Talbot passes away aged 87
Sports

Legendary Australia swimming coach Don Talbot passes away aged 87

Talbot, the foundation director of the Australian Institute of Sport in the 1980s and a former head coach of the Australian and the Canadian Olympic swim teams, died on the Gold Coast in Queensland state, Swimming Australia said Wednesday. He was 87.

Australia pacer Pat Cummins believes Test cricket will be poorer without use of shine and sweat for swing
First Cricket News

Australia pacer Pat Cummins believes Test cricket will be poorer without use of shine and sweat for swing

Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins believes Test cricket will be much the poorer if using spit and sweat to help shine the ball is banned without some form of replacement in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Australia's agencies bicker about athlete funding as Games loom on horizon
World

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Australia's agencies bicker about athlete funding as Games loom on horizon

If bickering over funding was an Olympic sport, Australia would be in line for a gold that might help slow the nation’s seemingly inexorable slide down the medals table.

India vs Australia: Ashton Agar should look at four-Test series as valuable learning opportunity
First Cricket News

India vs Australia: Ashton Agar should look at four-Test series as valuable learning opportunity

Australia have picked Ashton Agar, a left-arm spinner, who has an average First-Class record to tour India because he can bat and field a bit.