Cricket

Thu 18 Oct 2018

‘The craziest dismissal ever seen’

‘The craziest dismissal ever seen’

PAKISTAN had begun to turn the screws on Australia, but then a star batsman had a complete brain fade in truly bizarre scenes.

Pakistan’s king of spin ‘comes clean over fixing scandal’

Pakistan’s king of spin ‘comes clean over fixing scandal’

FORMER Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria has after six years of denials admitted his role in a fixing scandal that led to the imprisonment of a former teammate.

Not again! Finch baffled as ‘strange’ rule hurts Aussies

Not again! Finch baffled as ‘strange’ rule hurts Aussies

AARON Finch has led the chorus of Australians confused by a little-known rule that denied the visitors a crucial wicket against Pakistan in the second Test.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Unbelievable run-out continues Australia’s batting collapse

Unbelievable run-out continues Australia’s batting collapse

AUSTRALIA’S hopes of taking a first-innings lead are in tatters after a batting collapse, with a shocking Marnus Labuschange run-out adding to the woes.

Shield wrap: Bulls batsmen fall in heap

Shield wrap: Bulls batsmen fall in heap

QUEENSLAND'S new-look top order has been exposed by Tasmania in their Sheffield Shield final rematch at the Gabba.

Young Pope’s wonderball steals attention from Mennie haul

Young Pope’s wonderball steals attention from Mennie haul

FORGOTTEN Test paceman Joe Mennie cut through NSW in the Sheffield Shield clash in Adelaide But it was debutant spinner Lloyd Pope who stole the limelight.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Lyon delivers record-breaking spell

Lyon delivers record-breaking spell

NATHAN Lyon has four first-innings wickets to leave Pakistan on the brink and move past Mitch Johnson on Australia's all-time Test wicket list.

Healy: Renshaw ‘not aggressive enough’ for Pakistan series

Healy: Renshaw ‘not aggressive enough’ for Pakistan series

MATT Renshaw is set to remain on the sidelines for the second Test against Pakistan but Ian Healy believes the opener remains firmly in the Test equation.

Australia’s best chance to end seven-year drought

Australia’s best chance to end seven-year drought

AUSTRALIAN skipper Tim Paine vowed his team would do its utmost to win the second Test against Pakistan for a first series win in Asia since 2011.

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Aussies force Warne to eat words

Aussies force Warne to eat words

AUSTRALIA has done the unthinkable a day after being labelled the “worst” batting order in history by Shane Warne.

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