Cricket

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.

Fri 12 Jun 2020

The art of winning away: 10 classic Aussie Test victories

premium_icon The art of winning away: 10 classic Aussie Test victories

Winning on the road in any sport is tough and in cricket the odds are stacked even more heavily against the visitors. Here are 10 of Australia’s best away wins.

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

Tue 9 Jun 2020

Reborn Test star excited for titanic showdown

premium_icon Reborn Test star excited for titanic showdown

Matthew Wade has taken part in two previous Test series against the powerful Indians. But this summer will be the first in his own backyard.

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.

Fri 29 May 2020

Australia asks for T20 World Cup to be postponed

premium_icon Australia asks for T20 World Cup to be postponed

It’s 2021 or bust! With Cricket Australia seeking a delay to this year’s T20 World Cup, they don’t want the hosting rights to be shifted back to 2022.

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

Tubby tells cricket bosses to make call

premium_icon Tubby tells cricket bosses to make call

A crucial meeting that could shape the landscape of Australian cricket this summer is set to take place and Mark Taylor has urged bosses to not waste the chance

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...

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