Cricket

Mon 15 Jun 2020

Game over: Axe falls on Cricket Australia boss

premium_icon Game over: Axe falls on Cricket Australia boss

Undersiege Cricket Australia boss Kevin Roberts is expected to be out of a job in the coming days following his mishandling of the COVID-19 crisis.

Sun 14 Jun 2020

Taylor’s dire warning for cricket purists

Taylor’s dire warning for cricket purists

The ICC announced a series of newly-introduced regulations this week, but former Australian captain Mark Taylor was sceptical.

Thu 11 Jun 2020

COVID subs allowed, saliva banned as ICC rewrites rules

COVID subs allowed, saliva banned as ICC rewrites rules

Teams will be allowed to sub anyone suffering COVID-19 symptoms when Test matches resume while swing bowlers had their fears over spit and polish confirmed.

Wed 10 Jun 2020

NO SPITBALLING: Cricketers welcome unusual rule change

premium_icon NO SPITBALLING: Cricketers welcome unusual rule change

Clarence bowlologist says the effects of COVID-19 won’t change his bowling prowess

Mon 8 Jun 2020

Michael Clarke’s AO honour called out

Michael Clarke’s AO honour called out

The elevation of the former Test captain above female cricketer Lyn Larsen on the Queen’s Birthday Honours List has been questioned.

Thu 4 Jun 2020

Loose Gannon to head out west

premium_icon Loose Gannon to head out west

Cameron Gannon, the Sheffield Shield’s leading wicket-taker last season, will take his late career form from Queensland to Western Australia.

Pay dispute pushes Australian cricket to brink of civil war

premium_icon Pay dispute pushes Australian cricket to brink of civil war

In scenes reminiscent of 2017’s ugly pay dispute, Cricket Australia and Australian Cricketers Association are in conflict over the state of the game’s finances.

Windies holdouts give Aussies plenty of food for thought

premium_icon Windies holdouts give Aussies plenty of food for thought

Three West Indies players pulled the plug on their participation in next month’s Test series in England.

Wed 3 Jun 2020

New details: Warne biopic gets movie backing

premium_icon New details: Warne biopic gets movie backing

First there was a movie, and now Screen Australia has confirmed they’ve backed a documentary film about “controversial sports star” Shane Warne.

Wed 27 May 2020

Gabba to kick off Indian summer

premium_icon Gabba to kick off Indian summer

The Gabba has been awarded opening honours for India’s visit.

Drastic threat amid cricket’s cost-cutting

Drastic threat amid cricket’s cost-cutting

There are grave concerns about the future of community and grassroots cricket in Australia after more than 300 staff members were stood down across the country.

Selection chief axed as cash crisis cuts deep

premium_icon Selection chief axed as cash crisis cuts deep

Queensland Cricket staff have been left dismayed that one of their longest serving and most respected employees falls victim to cuts.

Tue 26 May 2020

High performance hit hard as Bulls slash jobs

premium_icon High performance hit hard as Bulls slash jobs

Queensland Cricket’s workforce will be reduced by just under a third despite the fact they are yet to settle on a new funding agreement with Cricket Australia.

Mon 25 May 2020

Legend weighs in on bitter 21-year feud

Legend weighs in on bitter 21-year feud

Former Aussie skipper Mark Taylor has had his say on Shane Warne and Steve Waugh’s long-running feud, and picked which side he’s on.

Sun 24 May 2020

Warne’s radical plans to help bowlers in saliva-free cricket

premium_icon Warne’s radical plans to help bowlers in saliva-free cricket

Warne says banning bowlers using saliva to shine the ball could swing cricket in favour of batsmen

Fri 22 May 2020

Roberts confirms plans for shock England tour

premium_icon Roberts confirms plans for shock England tour

Cricket Australia boss Kevin Roberts is hoping to have Justin Langer’s team in England come September.

Wed 20 May 2020

The crazy rules cricket will employ to resume training

premium_icon The crazy rules cricket will employ to resume training

Some of the biggest international cricket names in the country have been cleared by the NSW Government to start training again in 11 days’ time under strict biosecurity...

Sun 17 May 2020

India open to Adelaide hosting Test series

India open to Adelaide hosting Test series

Virat Kohli has fond memories of Adelaide Oval, so it comes as no surprise that he and his teammates would be partial to the city hosting the summer Test series

Sat 16 May 2020

Warne reignites feud with ‘selfish’ Waugh

Warne reignites feud with ‘selfish’ Waugh

A one-hour montage of Steve Waugh run outs has reignited a long-running feud between two of Australia’s greatest cricketers.

Warne’s ‘scary’  Hurley relationship truth

Warne’s ‘scary’ Hurley relationship truth

Australian cricket great Shane Warne has opened up on just how intense life got in the spotlight during his relationship with English superstar Elizabeth Hurley

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