Hero neighbour convinces man to leave burning home
A neighbour is being praised for convincing a Sunshine Coast man to evacuate his home when a fire started in the garage. Martin Mitchell said he saw black smoke billowing from the home on University Way in Sippy Downs and ran around the house to find a man attempting to fight the fire with a garden hose. "It was full of smoke, it was pretty ugly," Mr Mitchell said."I just grabbed him and we got him out."You could hear it coming through the wall, into the dining room, the lounge room, it was bad.
Western Australia captain Mitchell Marsh has injured his right hand after hitting the dressing room wall at the WACA following his dismissal on the When he was brought back into the side, captain Tim Paine - who was playing for Tasmania in this Shield match - urged Marsh to emulate Ben Stokes.
Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has injured his right hand after he struck the wall in the dressing room following his dismissal in a Sheffield Shield match between Western Australia and Tasmania. The extent of the injury to Marsh , the WA captain, will be determined later this week.
Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has suffered a self-inflicted injury that could cost him his place in Justin Langer's team to face Pakistan next month.
There are fears the 27-year-old has suffered a broken hand after punching a dressing room wall in frustration during Western Australia’s drawn Sheffield Shield clash against Tasmania.
Marsh lost his cool after he was caught and bowled by Jackson Bird for 53 early on day four at the WACA.
“Western Australian captain Mitch Marsh injured his hand during today’s Sheffield Shield match against Tasmania at the WACA ground,” the WACA confirmed in a statement on Sunday.
P-plater ploughs into Melbourne home after falling asleep at the wheel
A P-plate driver has fallen asleep behind the wheel, seconds before ploughing his Honda into a home south-east of Melbourne. Leon Li and Vivian Zhai were asleep in the upstairs bedroom of their Berwick home when they woke to a huge bang around 7:45am this morning.The couple rushed downstairs to find the car and it's 22-year-old driver inside the house – their front door and wall reduced to rubble. © 9NEWS The property's front door and wall were completely destroyed. © 9NEWS Leon Li and Vivian Zhai's pet dog Oreo had to be rescued by fire fighters following the crash.
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Mitchell Ross Marsh (born 20 October 1991) is an Australian international cricketer. Marsh has represented Australia in all three forms of cricket, making his debut during the 2011–12 season.
“Marsh sustained the injury when he struck the wall in the changerooms following his dismissal earlier in the day.
“The extent of the injury and a time frame on his return will be determined later this week after further investigation.”
Marsh, who is set to undergo scans, will almost certainly miss WA’s next Shield match against Victoria starting on Friday.
But the polarising all-rounder’s moment of madness could cost him much more than a domestic game.
Australia host Pakistan in a two-Test series next month, with the first Test scheduled to be played at the Gabba from November 21.
Marsh was recalled to Australia’s Test line-up for the fifth Ashes Test against England.
He has played 32 Tests since making his debut against Pakistan in October, 2014.
A horror run of injuries and patchy form have prevented the talented all-rounder from cementing a regular spot in the Aussie Test team.
Preschool is accused of 'manipulating' kids by encouraging them to petition for the Aboriginal flag to be raised permanently on the Harbour Bridge .
Children aged three to five at Kelly's Place Children's Centre in Crows Nest on Sydney's North Shore have been supporting a petition by Aboriginal activists since early this year. They have been walking up and down station platforms and sitting outside their houses to get as many signatures as possible.