Cricket

Wed 18 Jul 2018

BBL fixtures released: Christmas cricket looming

BBL fixtures released: Christmas cricket looming

CRICKET Australia has released the schedule for the monster 59-game Big Bash League season, with the Sixers and Thunder set for a Christmas Eve blockbuster.

Sport’s wackiest cross-code attempts

premium_icon Sport’s wackiest cross-code attempts

WITH Usain Bolt closing in on an A-League deal, it ranks as one of the most unlikely sporting marriages. But where does it sit alongside Michael Jordan, Andrew...

Root , Buttler could headline blockbuster Big Bash

premium_icon Root , Buttler could headline blockbuster Big Bash

JOE Root and Jos Buttler could be about to give Sydney Thunder the biggest double-barrel international injection in Big Bash League history.

Mon 16 Jul 2018

Harry is riding on top cricket success

Harry is riding on top cricket success

The all-rounder scored a 49 and took wickets in most of the games played with his left-armed pace

Historic first announced for WBBL 04

Historic first announced for WBBL 04

THE Women’s Big Bash League will take a big step forward this season ahead of its shift to becoming a standalone tournament in 2019-20.

Faf calls for age-old tradition to be scrapped

Faf calls for age-old tradition to be scrapped

AFTER suffering a record-breaking defeat against Sri Lanka, South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has joined a growing chorus calling for one of the game’s oldest...

Sun 15 Jul 2018

Cricket commentator turns matchmaker

Cricket commentator turns matchmaker

ENGLAND got the better of India during the second ODI at Lord’s, but it was a moment of magic in the crowd that won the day.

Finch’s stunning record-breaking rampage

Finch’s stunning record-breaking rampage

AAUSTRALIAN batsman Aaron Finch unleashed hell on some hapless bowlers as he went on a history-making spree for the second time this month.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Finch smashes seven sixes on way to 131 not out off 79 balls

Finch smashes seven sixes on way to 131 not out off 79 balls

Australia T20 captain Aaron Finch blasted his way to 131 not out to lead Surrey to a big win over the previously unbeaten Sussex in the Vitality Blast

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Pakistan batsman suspended after positive doping test

Pakistan batsman suspended after positive doping test

Pakistan batsman Ahmed Shehzad has been provisionally suspended and charged with violating anti-doping rules after testing positive for a prohibited substance

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