Cricket

Wed 20 Mar 2019

Pattinson to come off the leash

premium_icon Pattinson to come off the leash

Ashes hopeful James Pattinson is set to have his bowling restrictions lifted but his output will be monitored against South Australia.

Snakes in the rain put valiant Gympie Gold season to a stop

premium_icon Snakes in the rain put valiant Gympie Gold season to a stop

'We're happy to get to the finals this year ... but it would be amazing to go one better.'

Tue 19 Mar 2019

No let-up as Langer cracks whip

premium_icon No let-up as Langer cracks whip

The Australian team has already endured a hectic summer, but that didn’t stop coach Justin Langer from testing his players before another heavy stretch.

Waugh hits out: ‘Hasn’t got a clue’

Waugh hits out: ‘Hasn’t got a clue’

Cricket legend Mark Waugh has hit out at criticism of Australia’s selectors, saying they deserve more empathy than what’s shown by some fans.

‘It was our dream’: Cricket minnows notch historic Test feat

‘It was our dream’: Cricket minnows notch historic Test feat

Afghanistan notched a historic maiden win in only their second Test match when they defeated Ireland by seven wickets in the one-off Test on Monday.

Mon 18 Mar 2019

1806 runs, 100 overs: each state’s path to Shield final

1806 runs, 100 overs: each state’s path to Shield final

Thanks to the Sheffield Shield’s bonus point system, every team is a chance of making the final. Of course, some teams have more realistic hopes than others.

Sun 17 Mar 2019

‘Like we never left’: Smith, Warner welcomed back

premium_icon ‘Like we never left’: Smith, Warner welcomed back

Suspended pair Steve Smith and David Warner have been welcomed back by the Australia squad one week before their ball tampering bans are set to expire

Fri 15 Mar 2019

Test team flees mosque shooting

Test team flees mosque shooting

The Bangladesh cricket team were forced to make a quick retreat from a Christchurch mosque they had been attending after gunshots were fired in the vicinity.

Series win closes rotating door for World Cup

premium_icon Series win closes rotating door for World Cup

Finally, after a historic series win in India and two years of tossing and turning, the Australian one-day team looks locked in for its World Cup defence.

Ricky Ponting’s surprising Finch claim

Ricky Ponting’s surprising Finch claim

AS debate around Aaron Finch continues to swirl, Ricky Ponting has made a bold declaration about Australia’s struggling ODI skipper.

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