Seven's cricket expert Wayne Phillips has warned that dropping skipper Michael Clarke to number five ahead of the fourth ashes test would be a massive mistake. Paul Kermode reports.

Australia's Ashes players have rushed to support their skipper, with Mitchell Johnson claiming Michael Clarke is critical to a fourth Test victory. Pat Welsh reports.

Aussie athletes have been told to step up their game one year out from the Rio Olympics, as swimmers carry too much of the medal winning burden. Chris Reason reports.