MONTY Panesar's turbulent times are irrelevant to England's cricketers, offspinner Graeme Swann says.
AUSTRALIA blew their chances with the bat on day one in Adelaide but England's fumbling fielders weren't much better.
CHRIS Rogers isn't flying war fighter planes over Britain like Keith Miller did, but he does have a vague understand of what pressure is.
THE NRL's leading medico has called for supplements to be banned from rugby league.
NEW Zealand have two days to take eight wickets to secure their first Test win in more than a year after the West Indies were forced to follow on in Dunedin.
AUSTRALIA'S batsmen have failed to convert half-centuries into big scores on a lifeless Adelaide pitch in what could prove to be a costly start to the Second Test.
PORTLAND showed it is a genuine championship contender and LaMarcus Aldridge an MVP candidate while the NBA's return to Mexico was a disaster.
ENGLAND have snatched back the advantage as Australia suffered a top-order collapse of 3-19 before tea on day one of the second Ashes Test.
CRICKET Australia has apologised for referencing England spinner Monty Panesar with a photo it tweeted of four bearded men wearing turbans.
A LAME-looking shot to point by David Warner has been Australia's only blemish as the home side reached 1-46 at lunch on day one of the second Ashes Test.