Butler: West Coast's Benjamin Button

West Coast Eagles' veteran defender, Sam Butler, has signed on with the club for another year. The 2006 Premiership player has played 157 games and his mum thinks he has plenty more in the tank.


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Hughes back-slaps and sledges Smith

Merv Hughes and his famous mustache!

Ben Cameron   Former Australian quick Merv Hughes says he supports Steve Smith's decision not to enforce the follow-on, but questioned his second innings declaration. 

Buchanan backs cards in cricket

What do you think of the card system being introduced to cricket?

Ben Cameron   Former Australian cricket coach John Buchanan has thrown his support behind a card system being introduced into cricket. 

Marsh knows the score

Mitch Marsh in action for Australia in the 2016 Cricket World Cup.

Ben Cameron   Mitch Marsh says it's a "simple equation" if he wants to get back in the Test team and it is runs equals re-selection. 

Azam as good as Kohli

Babar Azam raises the bat after one of his three One Day International tons.

Ben Cameron   Mickey Arthur has lauded young batsman Babar Azam saying he is a good as Virat Kholi at the same age. 

Winterbottom Stakes sweep

Damien Oliver will be aboard Shiedel tomorrow in the Winterbottom Stakes.

Ben Cameron   Winner receives a $100 TAB voucher.

Hilton's surprise

Hilton Cartwright in action in the Matador BBQ One-Day Domestic competition for the Cricket Australia team.

Ben Cameron   New Australian One Day International squad member Hilton Cartwright was so shocked by the news he couldn't even tell his girlfriend who he was with at the time. 

Big Bash Worth Big Bucks

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 18:  Brad Hodge of the Strikers bats during the Big Bash League match between the ...

Ben Cameron   Australian cricket fans viewing habits are changing and it could mean a significant change in the broadcast rights, according to Australian Financial Review journalist John Stensholt. 

Berry: Nevill dropped for batter's failings

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 29:  Wicketkeeper Peter Nevill of Australia celebrates a Test catch. (Photo by Scott ...

Ben Cameron   Former Victorian wicket-keeper Darren Berry says Peter Nevill has paid the price for the failings of the Australian batsmen. 

New nest for Mitchell

Sam Mitchell tries on his new West Coast Eagles colours.

Former Hawk and now Brownlow medallist Sam Mitchell talks to 6PR's Sports Today.

Railway Stakes sweep

Looking for the double: Good Project chasing back-to-back Railway Stakes wins at Ascot on Saturday

Sports Today's Railway Stakes sweep

Merv: Being a selector is 24/7

Merv Hughes in action during his heyday.

Merv Hughes has defended the current Australian selectors and put more onus on the players to do their part.

Chappell: Others should follow Marsh's exit

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 30:  Chairman of selectors for the Australian cricket team, Rod Marsh, speaks to the media ...

Ben Cameron   Former Australian Test captain Ian Chappell has defended his friend Rod Marsh and says he shouldn't be alone in leaving the national team set up. 

Richards: No spirit, no fight

David Warner is run out by Temba Bavuma.

Ben Cameron   South African batting great Barry Richards has joined the chorus of ex-players lambasting the Australian batsman saying there wasn't enough "fight and spirit" shown in the first Test. 

Harris: Take ownership of preparation

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 03: Peter Siddle of Australia bowls during day one of the First Test match between Australia ...

Ben Cameron   Former Australian quick Ryan Harris says young bowlers need to take ownership of their own preparation.

Wildcats in no rush for Martin replacement

Damian Martin after he injured his knee in Saturday's win over the Adelaide 36ers.

The Perth Wildcats will search for a Damian Martin injury replacement player but back in what they have in the interim, according to coach Trevor Gleeson. 

Moody explains Smith dismissal

Steve Smith was dismayed with his dismissal on day two. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)

Ben Cameron   Tom Moody has explained the confusion surrounding the controversial dismissal of Steve Smith on the second day of the WACA Test. 

Butler: West Coast's Benjamin Button

Sam Butler.

West Coast Eagles' veteran defender, Sam Butler, has signed on with the club for another year. The 2006 Premiership player has played 157 games and his mum thinks he has plenty more in the tank.

Mennie hours of hard work

Will Joe Mennie be adding a Baggy Green to his South Australian cap?

Ben Cameron   A disappointing 2014/15 season has proved the catalyst behind Joe Mennie earning his Test against South Africa at the WACA this week. 

Wilson shining for Glory

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 18: Rostyn Griffiths of the Glory celebrates a goal during the round seven A-League match ...

Perth Glory youngster, Brandon Wilson, stepped up in the absence of Josh Risdon and it helped to lead his Glory to a drawn result on Friday night.