RYAN Harris goes under the knife on Tuesday, but is cherishing a winter in the gym that he hopes will push his beleaguered body through to the 2015 Ashes campaign.
AN UNBEATEN century from Luke Butterworth has helped Tasmania salvage a remarkable draw in their Sheffield Shield match with Victoria at the MCG on Thursday.
STOIC New South Wales tailenders have denied South Australia victory and ensured four states will scrap to reach this year's Sheffield Shield final.
QUEENSLAND skipper James Hopes is delighted the Bulls are still in the hunt for the Sheffield Shield final following their crushing 250-run win over WA.
CRICKET Australia chief James Sutherland says the barking dogs incident during the Cape Town Test might have been childish, but it was still funny.