As a professional sportsman, being paid a lot of money to play in front of a lot of spectators, who have paid a lot of money, in your sport's most prestigious tournament, you had better be trying if you ask me!
The spirit of cricket is not a cocktail that drives Freddie Flintoff into a pedalo at past midnight, or convinces David Warner he is actually David Haye. It is a moral code enshrined in the preamble to the law of the game - professional players can be fined and banned for not upholding it.
Players have even been known to propose to each other during matches The Australian Football League has also expressed concerns
It all began well enough. Australia won gold in the 4x100 women's freestyle relay on the first day of the Olympic Games placing us towards the top of the medal table. I made a bet with my English girlfriend that Australia would easily finish above Team GB.