Cricket

Tue 13 Nov 2018

McDermott’s chance to stake his claim

premium_icon McDermott’s chance to stake his claim

Ben McDermott will stake his claim for an Australian T20 spot when a CA XI plays South Africa on Wednesday. A key aim will be to avoid being run out.

Early Shield test for Aussie bats

premium_icon Early Shield test for Aussie bats

Selectors have turned this round of the Sheffield Shield into a shootout for Test spots confident they’ll be armed with enough evidence to pick the best XI.

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Sixers

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Sixers

THE Sixers won the inaugural BBL tournament in 2010-11, but haven’t done much since. Is this the season they fire?

Skipper’s cold reason for ODI snub

Skipper’s cold reason for ODI snub

Aussie Aaron Finch has shot a World Cup warning to one of the nation’s most explosive stars in a brutal reality check for his struggling ODI side.

Ball-tampering bans D-Day looms

premium_icon Ball-tampering bans D-Day looms

A FINAL decision on the playing bans for Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will be made within two weeks after a submission from the ACA.

Aussies pumped ahead of Kiwi challenge

premium_icon Aussies pumped ahead of Kiwi challenge

Australia is one win away from qualifying for the World T20 semi-finals and allrounder Sophie Molineux says her side is confident ahead of New Zealand game.

Get in the game: Sign up for SuperCoach BBL now

Get in the game: Sign up for SuperCoach BBL now

It’s finally here — SuperCoach BBL turns the thrilling short version of cricket into a fantastic fantasy game that’s free to play and has great cash prizes.

‘Different ball game’: Confident India wary of Australia

‘Different ball game’: Confident India wary of Australia

INDIA has won its past seven Twenty20 series in a row and head to Australia with increasingly high expectations.

Pressure on Lynn after one-day failures

Pressure on Lynn after one-day failures

He’s proven to be one of Australia’s most dangerous domestic batsmen, but Chris Lynn is feeling the heat after an ODI failure.

Mon 12 Nov 2018

‘One-dimensional’: Australia’s top-order disorder

premium_icon ‘One-dimensional’: Australia’s top-order disorder

Chris Lynn and Travis Head are in danger of being axed from Australia’s World Cup plans after captain Aaron Finch issued some damning truths after series loss.

Proteas skipper’s ultimate Lynn insult

premium_icon Proteas skipper’s ultimate Lynn insult

For all Australia’s trumpeting of master blaster Chris Lynn as its World Cup X-factor, South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has a different take.

Maxwell nose-dive amid run drought

premium_icon Maxwell nose-dive amid run drought

Glenn Maxwell’s nose-dive to No.7 in the one-day batting order is proof the 2015 World Cup hero is holding on for survival after a quiet series against SA.

Player ratings: Star bowlers flop as Stoinis and Marsh stand up

Player ratings: Star bowlers flop as Stoinis and Marsh stand...

AUSTRALIA’S star pace trio was billed as the side’s saving grace amid its constant batting problems, but it was unable to the prevent a series loss.

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Hurricanes

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Hurricanes

FRESH off their first finals appearance in BBL|07, the Hobart Hurricanes are looking to go one step better this Big Bash season.

India in ominous form ahead of Australia tour

India in ominous form ahead of Australia tour

INDIA look in ominous touch heading into a blockbuster tour of Australia, wrapping up a Twenty20 series clean sweep over the West Indies.

Brave ODI series loss enough to spark Aussies?

Brave ODI series loss enough to spark Aussies?

AUSTRALIA has lost yet another series, but it may not need to go all the way back to the drawing board this time.

Cricket cop becomes an instant hero

Cricket cop becomes an instant hero

Officer Frank became an instant hero at on Sunday night when his antics in the stands stole the limelight from Australia’s cricketers.

Healy blitzes through Irish bowling attack

Healy blitzes through Irish bowling attack

Australia tears Ireland to shreds in a controversial women's World Twenty20 group clash, with the modest chase easily wrapped up by a rampaging Alyssa Healy.

Faf blames umpire for DRS controversy

Faf blames umpire for DRS controversy

South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis has revealed how he got a delayed call for a review over the line in a moment that crushed the Aussies.

Veterans overcome a tough day to bat at the Bay

premium_icon Veterans overcome a tough day to bat at the Bay

Brent Dean and John Kosmidis might be on opposition teams but the Hervey Bay veterans had one thing in common on Saturday.

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