He may have a dodgy knee but Steve Johnson will make Greater Western Sydney "walk taller" in Saturday's AFL preliminary final against Richmond at the MCG, co-captain Phil Davis says.
Only something special it seemed would inspire NSW to victory in the State of Origin series opener at Suncorp Stadium last night.
The loss of vice-captain Tom Rockliff for up to three weeks has been offset at the Brisbane Lions by the possible return of skipper Dayne Beams for Saturday's AFL clash with Adelaide.
If anyone knows how Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers feels after learning a harsh lesson at the national swim titles in Brisbane, it's the man who helped deliver it - Cameron McEvoy.
It was hard to tell who was the winning captain after Australia's day-night first Test clash with Pakistan in Brisbane.
Catches win matches: it's a theory Australian captain Steve Smith has spectacularly proven time and again.