Search
The home of Baggygreen.com.au
Everyone fooled by Lacrosse trick playEveryone fooled by Lacrosse trick play Rams’ trick NFL punt return playRams’ trick NFL punt return play Collapsing hoop nearly hits player after dunkCollapsing hoop nearly hits player after dunk
advertisement
Most popular articles
$10,000 up for grabsSign-up for NRL, AFL
and Rugby tipping
UFC queen Ronda Rousey lands starring role in action film 'Mile 22' UFC queen Ronda Rousey lands starring role in action film 'Mile 22' In his first official statement since testing positive to steroids yesterday, UFC superstar Anderson Silva plans to fight the 'allegations' against him. Bellator files court injunction to nix 'Rampage' Jackson's UFC return Bellator files court injunction to nix 'Rampage' Jackson's UFC return When former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for anabolic steroids today, his entire legacy as a prize fighter was called into question. Sprint fighter: Rousey pockets $12k per second for UFC 184 winSprint fighter: Rousey pockets $12k per second for UFC 184 winAnderson Silva's doctor has said that the former UFC champion denies taking performance enhancing drugs, and wants to be tested again. On-air battle: UFC's Tom Wight goes head-to-head with fired-up radio host On-air battle: UFC's Tom Wight goes head-to-head with fired-up radio host Busted for PEDS today, you won't believe what former UFC champ Anderson Silva told Jon Jones (who recently tested positive to cocaine) at UFC 183. Video: 'Super Samoan' Mark Hunt at UFC Adelaide open workoutsVideo: 'Super Samoan' Mark Hunt at UFC Adelaide open workoutsThe MMA world is in shock after UFC 183 headliners Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz both tested positive to banned substances. Fighter reactions here. UFC Adelaide ticketing info: $290 gets you cage-side, details hereUFC Adelaide ticketing info: $290 gets you cage-side, details hereBoth Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have failed drug tests following UFC 184. Silva tested positive for an anabolic steroid, while Diaz tested for marijuana.
Wide World of Sports TV partners
Wide World of SportsCatch up with Ken Sutcliffe and the team on Wide World of Sports.AFL Footy ShowAustralia's favourite team takes you through the week in AFL.Footy ClassifiedOur award winning panel tell it how it really is in the AFL world.NRL Footy ShowFatty and the gang bring you an entertaining look at rugby league.
Siddle will put health regime to Test
Ben Horne
18:48 AEST Wed Nov 28 2012

Peter Siddle's new health regime will be put to the ultimate test if he backs up for the third Test in Perth.

Siddle hasn't converted any teammates to the life of a teetotalling vegetarian, but the fast bowler's warrior-like performance on day five of the second Test on Monday has earned him great respect from the dressing room and opposition alike.

However, South Africa spearhead Dale Steyn warned Siddle might find himself below par at the WACA Ground.

"For him to recover, I don't know what he's going to have to do," said Steyn.

"Our physio reckons every time he runs a half marathon, and runs another half marathon a couple of days later, he can still feel the effects of the previous one.

"So I think if you can compare it, it's pretty similar to what Siddle has put himself through."

Siddle said he's never felt worse on a cricket field than he did on Monday trying to valiantly stop South Africa getting a draw out of the second Test.

He described the feeling as "delirious".

However, the 28-year-old believes his new-found lifestyle has given him the confidence to believe his body will bounce back.

"I've actually recovered a lot better than I thought I would," Siddle said.

"It was obviously sore that night, but the last two days I've been waking up and feeling better and better, and I'm recovering a lot quicker.

"Everything's moving a lot better and I'm feeling a lot healthier.

"Being vegetarian is playing a big part and no alcohol has topped that off nicely. It's all working well at the moment and hopefully I can keep performing well and keep the body fit and strong."

Siddle said it was satisfying to see such obvious benefits come from his dedication to getting the best out of his body and his time at the top.

"All that training that you go through pre-season, all that work with your diet and your health and everything, it all comes down to days like that when you get to test yourself out and see how you're going to stand up," he said.

"The last couple of nights, I sat back and thought of all the sacrifices I've made for the body and all the work I've done to get me to that stage where I knew I could keep pushing through and pushing for the team and the captain in those last few overs."