Cricket

Mon 1 Feb 2021

Blown jock strap sparks humiliating end

Blown jock strap sparks humiliating end

Usman Khawaja had a blow out and never recovered as the Sydney Thunder were dumped out of the Big Bash finals in embarrassing fashion.

BBL controversy sparks thrilling comeback

BBL controversy sparks thrilling comeback

It was a moment that left Ricky Ponting fuming, but it also may have set the Brisbane Heat on the path to the BBL Challenger.

Sun 31 Jan 2021

Marsh cops hefty fine for BBL blow-up

Premium Content Marsh cops hefty fine for BBL blow-up

Mitch Marsh has avoided suspension but been hit hard in his hip pocket for his angry outburst at controversially being given out against Sydney Sixers.

Sat 30 Jan 2021

Report: Aussie stars fed up with Langer

Report: Aussie stars fed up with Langer

Murmurings of discontent emerging from the Australian dressing room claim players are fed up with Justin Langer after a draining summer.

Aussie cricket pest needs to be muted

Aussie cricket pest needs to be muted

Marnus Labuschagne may convince cricket fans to switch off the TV if he keeps up with his over-the-top antics in the BBL finals.

Cricket’s quirky system leaving Paine exposed

Premium Content Cricket’s quirky system leaving Paine exposed

It’s been 35 years since Australia hired its first national cricket coach yet the game is still working out who’s the boss writes Robert Craddock.

Fri 29 Jan 2021

How Sangha spun his way to national selection

Premium Content How Sangha spun his way to national selection

Tanveer Sangha’s impressive BBL10 campaign has seen him rewarded with a spot in the Aussie T20 touring squad for New Zealand. This is his story.

Thu 28 Jan 2021

Michael Clarke blows up over Paine denial

Michael Clarke blows up over Paine denial

Former Test captain Michael Clarke has questioned why the national selectors would ignore glaring problems with Tim Paine’s leadership.

‘Ashes conspiracy’: Critics slammed for Paine crucifixion

Premium Content ‘Ashes conspiracy’: Critics slammed for Paine crucifixion

The vicious attacks to undermine Tim Paine’s captaincy haven’t gone unnoticed. And Australia’s cricket hierarchy is seething.

Australia’s major virus demand

Australia’s major virus demand

Cricket Australia is reportedly set to make a wild coronavirus demand to ensure its biosecurity bubble in South Africa is safe.

Wed 27 Jan 2021

Trade guide: Who you need for KFC SuperCoach BBL finals

Premium Content Trade guide: Who you need for KFC SuperCoach BBL finals

Finals are here in BBL — and we have unlimited trades in KFC SuperCoach. We name the biggest stars and bargain selections for your team.

Ejected SCG fans cleared of racial abuse

Premium Content Ejected SCG fans cleared of racial abuse

Cricket Australia has handed in its report into the SCG Test after fans were evicted for allegedly abusing Indian players.

Wade dumped, Carey gets Test call-up

Premium Content Wade dumped, Carey gets Test call-up

Matthew Wade’s Test career is on the rocks after being axed for the upcoming South Africa tour, with another dashing left-hander his replacement.

Aussies plan to make sure Patto’s talents don’t go to waste

Premium Content Aussies plan to make sure Patto’s talents don’t go to waste

James Pattinson is stuck in Test purgatory behind a trio of all-time great fast bowlers. The Aussies have a radical plan to ensure his talents are utilised.

Disa-Star: Team Green out after blowing BBL finals chance

Disa-Star: Team Green out after blowing BBL finals chance

Rival Renegades did the Stars a favour, leaving a simple equation for them to make BBL finals — but they only have themselves to blame for a brutal failure.

Tue 26 Jan 2021

Aussie cricket plagued by worrying trend

Aussie cricket plagued by worrying trend

Australia’s Test side has an unfortunate track record of tripping at the final hurdle, and one damning statistic highlights a dire problem.

GPS cricket legend and oldest living Test player reflects

Premium Content GPS cricket legend and oldest living Test player reflects

With GPS cricket starting Saturday, we present a two-part series of recollections from Australia’s oldest living Test player - Churchie’s Ken Archer.

Plot thickens in mystery over next Test captain

Premium Content Plot thickens in mystery over next Test captain

Pat Cummins, Steve Smith, or even Alex Carey? The mystery surrounding Australia’s next Test cricket captain is greater than ever.

Sat 23 Jan 2021

Phone call that brought Australia to its knees

Phone call that brought Australia to its knees

A phone call five months before the series even started was the genesis for India outsmarting the Aussies on their home turf.

Big stink as BBL takes another awful turn

Big stink as BBL takes another awful turn

Sydney Sixers batsman Moises Henriques was the victim of yet another BBL umpiring howler during Friday’s clash with the Sydney Thunder.

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