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TEAGAN CROFT TO PLAY JESSICA WATSON IN TRUE SPIRIT

Written on May 22, 2021 at 7:55 am, by

Teagan Croft (The Osiris Child) will star as Jessica Watson in True Spirit, set to begin filming for Netflix in coming months. Adapted from Jessica’s memoir of the same name, the story details the then 16-year-old’s 2010 journey to become the youngest person to sail solo, non-stop, and unassisted around the world. Filming will take […]

Mitch Signs with Sydney Sixers for BBL 10

Written on November 9, 2020 at 3:16 am, by

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc is set to feature in the Big Bash for the first time since BBL 04, signing with the Sydney Sixers for the upcoming season. Mitch was part of the inaugural Sixers squad that won the first-ever BBL trophy in the 2011-12 season, along with helping the side win the 2012 […]

TIM BAILEY JOINS RADIO 2GB

Written on September 24, 2020 at 1:40 am, by

Iconic weatherman Tim Bailey has been a mainstay on Aussie TV screens for decades, and now he’s on our airwaves. This week, the TV icon began his new role with Nine Radio’s 2GB, presenting weather updates during the network’s daily shows Ben Fordham Live and Drive with Jim Wilson. Speaking this week on Fordham’s show, […]

JESSICA WATSON GETS A BIOPIC AT NETFLIX

Written on July 16, 2020 at 2:02 am, by

Jessica Watson had the whole of Australia behind her when she sailed back into Sydney after her 210 day solo, non-stop voyage around the world. It was a moment in history most Aussies will probably never forget. The then 16-year-old, on-board her Ella’s Pink Lady yacht, charging down the home stretch into Sydney Harbour to […]

NSW Blues Name Squad

Written on July 13, 2020 at 4:31 am, by

Four of Sunstar’s cricket talent were recently announced as part of the NSW Blues squad – the Edwards brothers Mickey and Jack, Ollie Davies (pictured) and Mitchell Starc, who also has a Cricket Australia contract. The Blues also bid farewell to former Test spinner Steve O’Keefe who announced his retirement from First Class cricket with […]

ALYSSA NAMED ICC T20I PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Written on December 18, 2019 at 12:26 am, by

Alyssa Healy was named the ICC Women’s T20I Player of the Year for 2019 after an amazing season, providing some jaw-dropping numbers that defined the Australian wicket-keeper batter’s year. Carrying her terrific form from 2018, Alyssa once again set the stage alight in 2019, creating a few records in the process. Here’s a list some […]

Aussies Retain The Ashes!

Written on September 9, 2019 at 2:29 am, by

Congratulations to the Australian men’s cricket team for claiming the Ashes on English soil for the time in 18 years. In another thrilling finish, the English tail fought hard before the Aussies finally secured a 2-1 series lead moving into the fifth and final Test. Australia looked to be headed for a comfortable win when […]

AUSSIE WOMEN WIN ASHES – NEXT GOAL T20 WORLD CUP

Written on August 1, 2019 at 2:26 am, by

Australia’s Women’s Ashes whitewash attempt was thwarted at the last hurdle in the final T20 match in England, but it was still captain Meg Lanning holding aloft the trophy, celebrating the end of an otherwise dominant month across the three formats (ODI,Test,T20) winning the series 12-4 on the points system. Next for Australia is planning […]

Mitch Breaks ODI Record

Written on June 7, 2019 at 1:45 am, by

A highly productive night at the ICC World Cup has seen Mitchell Starc leave Trent Bridge, England, with an impressive record to his name. Playing his 77th One Day International (ODI) for Australia, Mitch picked up figures of 5-44 to become the fastest bowler ever to 150 one-day international wickets, one match quicker than Pakistan […]

OLLIE SCORES NSW CONTRACT

Written on May 14, 2019 at 4:41 am, by

At just 18 years of age, Ollie Davies has been awarded a rookie contract with NSW Blues for the 2019/20 season, after a string of impressive performances at both junior representative level and in Sydney Premier Cricket. Ollie made headlines last season when he smashed 207 runs from 115 balls at the Under 19 National […]