Former Athletics Australia head coach Eric Hollingsworth has landed his first job since resigning amid controversy in September, hired as a contractor to review the basketball operations and elite practices at NBL club Melbourne United.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has unveiled sweeping changes to his front bench, appointing Scott Morrison to a super-sized social services portfolio and handing him a key role in driving the government's economic agenda next year.
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It must have been awkward, all this time, commencing cabinet meetings with the greeting: "Good morning, lady and gentlemen".
Sussan Ley has become the second woman in cabinet, while gaffe-prone defence minister David Johnston is demoted.
A golf cart collected Jordan Thompson from courtside after his epic Australian Open wildcard win, and delivered the debilitated back-to-back playoff champion to an ice bath after the toughest physical challenge the 20-year-old had endured. He could not have walked.
Brad Haddin's leadership and form with the gloves have been deemed more important than his form with the bat, but coach Darren Lehmann has said the wicketkeeper's alarming batting slump must end.
The revised schedule has been blamed for dismal crowds at the Brisbane Test, but the poor attendances raised fresh questions over whether Perth should have been awarded an India Test instead.
Ian Callen's body reminds him of his one Test for Australia so often it hurts - literally. When the pain in his back returns - sometimes so acute all he can do is lie down for days - he remembers where it all began.
The last Canberran to win a national title was Australia's rising star Nick Kyrgios, but coach Todd Larkham says it's far too early to tell whether Annerly Poulos will follow his foosteps after claming the under-12 national title at Melbourne Park on Sunday.