Waratahs week at Ballymore has started with a flood of ex-players sending messages to coach Richard Graham, reminding him of how vital it is to give the Old Enemy a decent whack.
England have been slammed by media and former players after being "brushed aside with contemptuous ease" by Sri Lanka in Wellington on Sunday.
Greg Baum The way to succeed in this World Cup is patent: bat first, make at least 300, or lose.
Chris Barrett and Andrew Wu Australia were only beaten by a whisker in Auckland but the post-mortem continues on the stunning batting collapse against New Zealand that left them playing catch-up.
Andrew Wu James Faulkner is confident he has lost none of the batting prowess which made him Australia's master finisher before his injury as he prepares for a likely return to international cricket on Wednesday.
Andrew Wu and Jesse Hogan Pat Cummins' World Cup dream remains alive but he is in doubt for Australia's next two matches after his latest injury scare.
David Polkinghorne Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock believes both Australia and South Africa will want to avoid each other in the Cricket World Cup quarter-finals.
David Polkinghorne Big hitters to light up Manuka Oval and Shaun Pollock thinks records may be broken again.
Beth Newman The move from the board comes off the back of Queensland Racing Minister Bill Byrne's announcement of an independent review into greyhound racing.
Staff Reporter Australian captain Michael Clarke is reportedly a target of the Melbourne Stars, who have not re-signed captain Cameron White.