Cricket

Wed 24 Jun 2020

Gaz stirs Ashes pot as starved Poms hit virus hurdle

premium_icon Gaz stirs Ashes pot as starved Poms hit virus hurdle

With 10 players testing positive to coronavirus, Pakistan are no guarantee of touring England. Could a familiar foe step in to relieve the pain?

Tue 23 Jun 2020

‘Other options’ if MCG can’t host fans for Boxing Day Test

premium_icon ‘Other options’ if MCG can’t host fans for Boxing Day Test

A spike in COVID-19 cases in Victoria, and an expectation of Perth Stadium soon welcoming crowds again, may loosen Melbourne’s grip on the showpiece match.

Old Enemy’s ‘Disneyland man cave’ to lure Aussies

premium_icon Old Enemy’s ‘Disneyland man cave’ to lure Aussies

England to pull out all the stops to entice Australia to the UK in September with details emerging about a virtual Disneyland being built to entertain our stars

Fri 19 Jun 2020

Women spared brunt of cuts in week of sporting chaos

premium_icon Women spared brunt of cuts in week of sporting chaos

While Cricket Australia’s cutbacks cost the men’s team some key support staff, the women have fared much better.

Thu 18 Jun 2020

Former Ashes foe a shock contender for top Aussie job

premium_icon Former Ashes foe a shock contender for top Aussie job

Influential figures in Australian cricket have sounded out former England captain Andrew Strauss in the belief he should be the next CEO at Cricket Australia.

Wed 17 Jun 2020

Coach gone in $40m cricket wipe out

Coach gone in $40m cricket wipe out

Aussie cricket coach Justin Langer has lost one of his top lieutenants as Cricket Australia dropped a $40 million budget bomb.

40 jobs axed on another dark day for Australian cricket

premium_icon 40 jobs axed on another dark day for Australian cricket

CA chairman says mass job losses unavoidable, insisting cricket has not been immune from the financial impacts of COVID-19.

Tue 16 Jun 2020

Cricket Australia confirms CEO has walked

Cricket Australia confirms CEO has walked

Cricket Australia has confirmed a new top official after out-of-favour chief executive Kevin Roberts pulled the trigger on his resignation

Cricket mourns star’s sudden death

Cricket mourns star’s sudden death

Shane Watson and David Warner have led the tributes to a Bollywood actor best-known for his portrayal of Indian star MS Dhoni.

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.

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