Cricket

Mon 15 Apr 2019

The 15 Aussies aiming to rule the world

premium_icon The 15 Aussies aiming to rule the world

The final selections have been made and Australia have named a 15-man squad to defend their World Cup title.

Australia set to unleash Pattinson in Ashes battle

premium_icon Australia set to unleash Pattinson in Ashes battle

James Pattinson, Peter Handscomb and Marcus Harris all appear Ashes bound after being handed CA contracts.

Warner, Smith return: Australia World Cup squad confirmed

Warner, Smith return: Australia World Cup squad confirmed

Steve Smith and David Warner have been officially welcomed back to the international fold, Josh Hazlewood and Peter Handscomb miss out.

Revealed: Smith, Warner locked in, who missed out?

premium_icon Revealed: Smith, Warner locked in, who missed out?

Steve Smith will go to the World Cup along with ball-tampering partner in crime David Warner. So who is out?

Lynn unleashes insane IPL madness

Lynn unleashes insane IPL madness

Big hitting Australian Chris Lynn has sent a timely reminder to selectors of just how small he makes boundaries look.

Fri 12 Apr 2019

India cricket chiefs’ power play puts Australia on back foot

India cricket chiefs’ power play puts Australia on back foot

Cricket Australia has reportedly been forced to postpone an ODI series on home soil as the result of the latest power play from Indian cricket.

Dhoni condemned for unthinkable brain snap in IPL

Dhoni condemned for unthinkable brain snap in IPL

Indian cricket legend MS Dhoni sparked incredible scenes when he stormed onto the field mid-match to launch an astonishing IPL protest

Thu 11 Apr 2019

Question that confused rape accused

Question that confused rape accused

Aussie cricketer Alex Hepburn, accused of committing rape during a sexual conquest, has told a court he presumed the woman was “enjoying it”.

Remorseful Bancroft ready for England’s boo birds

Remorseful Bancroft ready for England’s boo birds

Disgraced Australian Test opener Cameron Bancroft says it is unhealthy to hold onto the past ahead of his county cricket stint with Durham.

Beatty awarded Jack Carlyon Memorial Trophy

premium_icon Beatty awarded Jack Carlyon Memorial Trophy

The 125th anniversary dinner of the Past Grammars Cricket Club was held last Saturday in Maryborough.

Wed 10 Apr 2019

Waugh’s shock call for Aussie Cup bolter

Waugh’s shock call for Aussie Cup bolter

An unheralded youngster who’s played only a handful of domestic 50-over games would be going to the World Cup if Mark Waugh had his way.

Smith: Warner has ‘p***ed a lot of people off’

Smith: Warner has ‘p***ed a lot of people off’

As David Warner’s explosive IPL form makes him a lock to open at the World Cup, a former Test adversary has warned the batsman’s ego will need to be managed.

Tue 9 Apr 2019

Short over Khawaja: Warne names his World Cup squad

Short over Khawaja: Warne names his World Cup squad

Shane Warne has named his Australia World Cup squad and made the bold call to leave out one-day international cricket’s highest scoring batsman in 2019.

Locks, 50-50s and in firing line: Which Aussies are set to miss WC

Locks, 50-50s and in firing line: Which Aussies are set to miss...

National selectors are running out of time to solve the puzzle of Australia’s 15-man World Cup squad. Here, we’ve tried to make sense of the dilemma.

Warner whacks another big IPL score

Warner whacks another big IPL score

David Warner’s good IPL form has continued, racking up an unbeaten 70 for the Sunrisers to again remind Australian selectors of his World Cup worth.

Mon 8 Apr 2019

Hazlewood ‘nervous’ over Cup call but insists he’s fit

Hazlewood ‘nervous’ over Cup call but insists he’s fit

Josh Hazlewood says he is close to full fitness and believes being given the chance to help Australia retain the World Cup would be perfect Ashes preparation.

Smith goes big in IPL

Smith goes big in IPL

Steve Smith’s return to top-flight cricket following his ball-tampering ban had been modest at best - until an unbeaten 73 sent a message to Aussie selectors.

Sat 6 Apr 2019

Stokes feels after-pub fight has changed him for good

Stokes feels after-pub fight has changed him for good

England all-rounder Ben Stokes says his fight near a Bristol nightclub and subsequent court case mean he now does his celebrating in private

125th year celebration of proud Maryborough cricket club

premium_icon 125th year celebration of proud Maryborough cricket club

Past Grammars young and old will meet tonight at the Maryborough Cricket Club to celebrate 125 years of the proud Fraser Coast club.

Fri 5 Apr 2019

Smith addresses fresh Bancroft scandal

Smith addresses fresh Bancroft scandal

Steve Smith has added his voice to the debate over the fresh controversy that’s rocked Cameron Bancroft after his return from his cheating ban

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