Australia's Prime Minister Julia Gillard has been outed by long-time rival Kevin Rudd, a man she herself overthrew to become Prime Minister in 2010. It proved something of a distraction for Aussies watching the Somerset - Australia cricket match in Taunton today (Wednesday 26 June).
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