Fremantle skipper Nat Fyfe insists he still plans to re-sign with the Dockers, and he's backing coach Ross Lyon to lead the side out of the doldrums.
The injury-hit Crows will face a similarly-depleted Greater Western Sydney outfit to kick off their season, with five senior Giants players unavailable for the Round One clash.
Melbourne City has became the first club to win consecutive W-League titles after beating Perth Glory 2-0 in the grand final at nib Stadium.
Australian cricket coach Darren Lehmann wasted no time ripping into Kevin Pietersen after his Melbourne Stars were hammered by the Perth Scorchers in their BBL semi-final last night.
Perth Scorchers paceman Mitchell Johnson says his standout performance against the Melbourne Stars hasn't convinced him to come out of international retirement, but he'll consider joining forces with arch enemy Kevin Pietersen down the track.
Debutant Peter Handscomb was gifted two lucky breaks and Steve Smith cracked a fighting century to help power Australia to a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan in last night's one-day clash at the WACA Ground.