Those who believe they witnessed the English spirit collapse like a bad soufflé within the time it took for Peter Siddle to produce his first day hat-trick found themselves labouring under a misapprehension today.
There have been many stirring days in the training career of Paul Nicholls, but very few that have left him almost speechless.
Martin Johnson would probably deny it, but if you'd offered him three wins from four a month ago he would probably have bitten your hand off.
South Africa have been given a drugs all-clear ahead of Saturday's international against England at Twickenham.
It is Peter Siddle's 26th birthday today and didn't The Gabba present him with the mother of all presents.
If only England could have displayed the neat footwork of the Australian selectors.
One betting firm believe watching paint dry will be more exciting that tonight's big fight. Are they right?
Can Europe retain the Ryder Cup? Here is an assessment of their chances in the matchplay which could ultimately decide the contest...
As the Major League Baseball season draws to a close the race for the playoffs is intensifying. Here is a look at who is in contention.