Bernard Tomic copped a comprehensive lesson in court craft from Roger Federer, bowing out of the Australian Open in straight sets. Federer was later bundled out by rival, Spaniard Rafael Nadal.
Following Tomics elimination Lleyton Hewitt was the last remaining Aussie hope, however he too failed to get past world number 1 Novak Djokavic, succumbing in 4 sets.
Ravens kicker Billy Cundiff missed what should have been a regulation field goal in the dying seconds - sending Tom Brady' Patriots to the Superbowl.
Whilst a Kyle Williams fumble on a punt return in overtime gifted Eli Manning's side the win, a superbowl berth, and the chance to repeat their 2008 victory over the pats.
Current and former captains Clarke and Ponting combined to set a record 386-run partnership in the fourth test at Adelaide Oval to put the Aussies in a commanding postion.