MITCHELL Marsh would appear in serious doubt for the Sydney Test after suffering a setback with his right hamstring injury while training in Melbourne.
STEVE Smith’s continued onslaught and a cameo from Brad Haddin has Australia primed for a huge first-innings total. FOLLOW IT LIVE
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SKIPPER Steve Smith has guided Australia to a solid position at stumps on day one with an unbeaten 72 not out at the MCG.
PERPETUAL Loyal has officially retired, while American yacht Comanche and defending champion Wild Oats were within sight of each other.