FIFA World Cup To Be Expanded To 48 Teams

FIFA has voted that the World Cup will be expanded to allow 48 teams to compete, from the current 32 teams for the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The plan is to have 16 groups of 3 and the top 2 from each other will proceed to a 32 team knockout stage. The number of matches in … Continue reading FIFA World Cup To Be Expanded To 48 Teams

2016/17 Big Bash Preview: Perth Scorchers

Squad: Adam Voges (c), Ashton Agar, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Ian Bell, Hilton Cartwright, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Mitchell Johnson, Michael Klinger, Mitchell Marsh, Shaun Marsh, James Muirhead, Joel Paris, Jhye Richardson, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Sam Whiteman, David Willey One of the favourites to take out this season's Big Bash, the Perth Scorchers will be looking to … Continue reading 2016/17 Big Bash Preview: Perth Scorchers

2016/17 Big Bash Preview: Melbourne Stars

Squad: David Hussey (c), Michael Beer, Scott Boland, James Faulkner, Seb Gotch, Evan Gulbis, Peter Handscomb, Sam Harper, John Hastings, Ben Hilfenhaus, Glenn Maxwell, Kevin Pietersen, Rob Quiney, Marcus Stoinis, Tom Triffitt, Daniel Worrall, Luke Wright, Adam Zampa One of the more successful home and away Big Bash teams in the league, Melbourne Stars will want … Continue reading 2016/17 Big Bash Preview: Melbourne Stars

Jack Ziebell Takes The Reins As North Melbourne Captain

Midfielder Jack Ziebell will be the North Melbourne captain for next season after Andrew Swallow stepped down as skipper after 5 years. The 25 year old has played 147 games since making his debut in 2009 and was touted early in his career at the Kangaroos to be a future captain. He moved into the … Continue reading Jack Ziebell Takes The Reins As North Melbourne Captain