Shane Watson has announced his retirement from Test cricket after an exceptional 59 Tests for Australia, scoring 3731 runs, taking 75 wickets and holding 45 catches. He will continue to play One Day and T20 cricket.
Congratulations to Australian long jumper Fabrice Lapierre who has won silver at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing! A heroic effort to bring home Australia's first medal despite battling a painful hamstring injury.
ASC backer Corey Enright of the Geelong Cats will play his 300th AFL game in round 12 this Sunday playing with a home crowd at Simonds Stadium against the Melbourne Dees. Enright will join retired Cat Sam Newman on 300 games and could potentially be the longest serving player for the club if he continues in the 2016 season. A superb effort Corey!