England have taken a 2-1 series lead with an eight-wicket victory in the third Ashes Test, passing a victory target of 121 set by Australia midway through the third day on Friday afternoon.
Kiama Power coach Bryce O’Connor praised his side’s perseverance after storming home in the fourth quarter to beat fellow AFL South Coast Seniors finals contenders Northern Districts at Bonaira Oval.
Northern Pirates skipper Andrew Clifford and centre-fielder Corey Hayman had three hits each and combined for seven runs in a 16-6 thrashing of arch-rival Wests Cardinals at Dalton Park on Saturday.
It was nearly three decades ago when an uppity, not so little, nine-year-old told Wests great Klaus Reh his seemingly unbeatable mark of 221 first grade games for the Devils was in his sights.
Their season has reached a critical juncture but Dragons but coach Paul McGregor says the pressure of playing for their finals future isn't weighing too heavily before Sunday's must-win clash with Newcastle.
Where has modern Australia sunk to when a two-times Brownlow Medallist, dual premiership winner and Australian of the Year faces being run out of the game he loves, and the game he's been an ornament to, because of relentless mob-driven racism?