Christmas came early for Melbourne Stars pace bowler Jackson Bird on Monday when he was told by Australian Selectors he would make his test debut on Boxing Day.

Stars to align in Sri Lanka

Melbourne Stars captain Cameron White will lead the Australian Twenty20 squad in Sri Lanka this week alongside Stars teammates David Hussey, James Pattinson and John Hastings.

Tho Australia across the line

Australia aims to level the win count against New Zealand to 17-a-piece, with a rivalry that stems back 73-years in the Whyte Cup on Wednesday.

Pair of locals back in town

IT is earmarked as the most important competition for divers in qualifying for national selection, and recently two of Victoria’s best fought for spots at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre.

Four Vics named in Aussie Under-19 squad

Four talented Victorians have been named in the Australian Under-19 squad that will travel to Dubai to play the West Indies next month.