Cricket

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Warner injures elbow in possible World Cup blow

Warner injures elbow in possible World Cup blow

Australia World Cup preparations have been dealt a blow with David Warner believed to have injured his elbow in the Bangladesh Premier League.

Thunder looking to roll through semi

premium_icon Thunder looking to roll through semi

A refreshed Sydney Thunder is ready to roll through their semi-final, backing their consistent form throughout the season to take them to the decider.

‘Amazing’ Warner absolutely punks Gayle

‘Amazing’ Warner absolutely punks Gayle

David Warner has pulled off one of the most incredible mid-over adjustments you’ll ever see to leave Chris Gayle confused and embarrassed.

Finch set to return for victorious Renegades

premium_icon Finch set to return for victorious Renegades

Aaron Finch will return to captain a rejuvenated Melbourne Renegades this weekend set to open with Tom Cooper and extend the side’s weird stat.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Tendulkar or Kohli? Why Little Master may soon bow to the King

Tendulkar or Kohli? Why Little Master may soon bow to the...

Go on, pick one: Sachin Tendulkar or Virat Kohli? The latter is closing in on one of the Little Master’s batting records.

India level series on back of Kohli, Dhoni heroics

India level series on back of Kohli, Dhoni heroics

In a tale of two captains Kohli delivered another century masterpiece while Finch’s technical frailty casts a shadow over Australia’s World Cup defence.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Maddinson opens up on mental demons

Maddinson opens up on mental demons

Victoria batsman Nic Maddinson has opened up about the mental demons that saw him take a break from cricket two years ago.

Sorry Justin, but that wasn’t a blow-up

premium_icon Sorry Justin, but that wasn’t a blow-up

Australian cricket coach Justin Langer’s battle mode during a media conference spoke volumes about his team’s surrender in recent Tests.

Commentator mistakes dwarfs for toddlers

Commentator mistakes dwarfs for toddlers

Former Nine commentator Mark Nicholas appears to have come unstuck in an awkward observation during the South Africa Test series

Gun Gympie bowler steers Gold to huge victory

premium_icon Gun Gympie bowler steers Gold to huge victory

The Gold put Glasshouse on the ropes early at Albert Park.

Short robbed of ton but deserves Aussie audition

premium_icon Short robbed of ton but deserves Aussie audition

While the umpires cost D’Arcy Short the summer’s first BBL century, the Hurricanes star has pushed his case to be in the World Cup frame for Australia.

Finch ready to explode: Carey

premium_icon Finch ready to explode: Carey

Alex Carey has backed Aaron Finch to snap a devastating form slump as Australia plots the ‘confidence boosting’ revenge against India

Mon 14 Jan 2019

Long road to World Cup for Thunder’s new recruit

premium_icon Long road to World Cup for Thunder’s new recruit

A rare commodity in T20 cricket because he opens the batting and the bowling, all-rounder Anton Devcich hopes to make such a big impression in the BBL that he wins...

Finals four decided in Coast's T20 competition

premium_icon Finals four decided in Coast's T20 competition

Gympie remained the only undefeated side as the third round of the Kennards Hire T20 competition revealed the four division one sides to proceed to the playoff

Terror threat ends Pakistan tour hopes

premium_icon Terror threat ends Pakistan tour hopes

Government advice to avoid travel to Pakistan because of a “high risk” of terrorist attack is enough for Cricket Australia to rule out going there.

Wade rubbishes selectors’ loopy logic

Wade rubbishes selectors’ loopy logic

Leading Sheffield Shield runscorer Matthew Wade has again slammed Australian selectors after his shock Test snub.

Carey hoping to seek revenge

premium_icon Carey hoping to seek revenge

Young South Australian star Alex Carey is confident Australia can bounce back from the Test series disappointment and grab one-day series title against India.

Matt Renshaw on cricket, family and mowing lawns

premium_icon Matt Renshaw on cricket, family and mowing lawns

Rising cricket star Matthew Renshaw has no doubt that Brisbane’s year-round sunshine has provided the perfect climate for his prodigious talent to flourish. T

Bash Brothers hit straps in huge win

premium_icon Bash Brothers hit straps in huge win

The Bash Brothers have sounded the Big Bash League a warning after leading Brisbane to a crushing win against the Renegades.

‘There’s a time and place’: Snubbed Lynn’s frank admission

‘There’s a time and place’: Snubbed Lynn’s frank admission

Lynn is adamant he still has a place in Australia’s World Cup plans, but the new ODI batting order might have a better look without him.

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