Champions League T20 Final Win for Coulter-Nile

Nathan Coulter-Nile’s T20 franchise Mumbai Indians have beaten Rajasthan Royals by 33 runs in the final of the Champions League Twenty20 at the Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi on Sunday. Coulter-Nile finished with figures of 1-33 from 3 overs in a high scoring match. A three-wicket over in the 17th over of the Rajasthan Royals’ innings — bowled…

Mainstone takes bronze in Hong Kong World Cup race

West Australian open water swimmer Rhys Mainstone has finished third in the FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup in Hong Kong. Mainstone, who won the race last year, finished in 1:53:35.6 just behind Frenchman Romain Beraud (1:53:35.5). Mainstone, who is coached by Mel Tantrum at UWA Uniswim, was closely followed by fellow West Australian Simon…

Fine form continues for Rogowska in Perth

Olivia Rogowska has moved in to the Semi-finals of the Perth Tennis International being played at the State Tennis Centre. Rogowska showed great mental toughness in her 6-4 6-2 win over Tammi Patterson, needing to come back out and serve for the match at 6-4, 5-2, and 40-30 up after a two and a half hour rain delay. Rogowska was…

Big Bash catapults Coulter-Nile to IPL stardom

Nathan Coulter-Nile’s feat as a game-breaker in Perth’s final Champions League match arguably sums up the Big Bash League’s status as a feeder competition for the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL). Last summer, Coulter-Nile’s pace bowling and heavy lower-order hitting helped the Perth Scorchers into the BBL final and in turn, a place in India to perform on…