Helped by its massive natural resources, Australia has weathered the global financial crisis better than other Group of 20 economies. In 2012, its economy grew 3.1 per cent, compared with 1.6 per cent in the United States and 1.1 per cent in Canada.
1. Which famous Australian cricketer is the director of England's National Academy?
2. Why was Game Four of the Japan Baseball Series postponed?
3. Name British boxing's teenager from Bolton who won silver at the Athens Olympics?
4. Which drivers, besides Michael Schumacher, have won races in this year's F1 championship?
5. Who are the world's top-ranked men and women squash players?
6. Which South African golfer was hospitalalised this week after being stung by a wasp?
7. Which countries top the official men's and women's team hockey standings?
8. Which German soccer player is back in a psychiatric clinic, getting treated for depression?
9. Which manufacturer did Moto GP champion Velentino Rossi leave Honda for?
10. Which Scottish rugby coach led the British and Irish Lions to series victories in Australia and South Africa?
1. Rodney Marsh; 2. Typhoon Tokage; 3. Amir Khan; 4. Jarno Trulli, Kimi Raikkonen, Rubens Barrichello; 5. Lee Beachill (England) and Rachael Grinham (Australia); 6. Trevor Immelman; 7. Australia men and Argentine women; 8. Bayern Munich's Sebastian Deisler; 9. Yamaha; 10. Ian McGeechan.