Kinks Articles

Giteau snub has players scratching their heads

SEVERAL players are surprised that Matt Giteau was overlooked as the Wallabies vice-captain and that the five-eighth was not told before Berrick Barnes was named as Rocky Elsom's deputy last Friday.

Extra Practice Makes For A Perfect Cricketing Duel

BEFORE the Delhi Test match began, Sachin Tendulkar spent hours in the nets facing a shaved and taped tennis ball fired at him by the team coach. Concerned about his technique against swinging and rising deliveries, and aware that the pitch was likely to be faster than forecast, he wanted..read more

Little Master's Majestic Attack

BEFORE the Delhi Test began Sachin Tendulkar spent hours in the nets facing a shaved and taped tennis ball fired at him by the team coach. Concerned about his technique against swinging and rising deliveries, and aware that the pitch was likely to be faster than forecast, he wanted to..read more

Deadly Johnson Back In The Swing Of Things

MITCHELL Johnson had to grow up quickly and, unlike other members of Australia's fast-bowling fraternity, he had to iron out his kinks in the harsh light of international cricket.

Ffa Moves To Iron Out Judiciary Kinks

FOOTBALL Federation Australia is poised to make sweeping changes to the A-League's disciplinary system to avoid a repetition of last season's infamous cases involving Joel Griffiths and Danny Vukovic and to bring greater transparency to its deliberations.