An incredible individual performance from Ben Stokes guided England to an win in Ashes, and Nine to a big overall win in the ratings.
The viewers who stuck through Australia's abysmal start got a treat on a sport heavy night.
Will an ostensibly revamped and revitalised Australian cricket team be able to overcome the jeers and boos of England's fans as Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft return to The Ashes?
Apparently no media outlets thought to verify the big news with a phone call.
An underground physics laboratory to study dark matter in Stawell? You bet. Visa exemptions for spin bowlers? Absolutely!
Sports fans are fed up with corporate capture of the leagues we follow. It's time to fight back.
There are 59 known bronze statues of male cricketers in Australia, and none of women. It's time for that to change.
New Cricket Australia CEO Kevin Roberts wants to rebuild trust in the organisation. If the last year is anything to go by, he has his work cut out for him.