Cricket

Thu 18 Jul 2019

Ian Chappell: ‘I’ve had intense cancer treatment’

premium_icon Ian Chappell: ‘I’ve had intense cancer treatment’

A lifetime of summers spent on cricket pitches has caught up with Australian Test great Ian Chappell.

Monster Ashes audition looms as Poms thwarts Aussie bowlers

Monster Ashes audition looms as Poms thwarts Aussie bowlers

Australia A draw with England Lions as final Ashes 2019 audition looms.

Aussie World Cup killer wins Ashes berth

Aussie World Cup killer wins Ashes berth

England is handing a Test debut to one of the men who destroyed Australia in the World Cup semi-final in danger signs for the Ashes.

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Ashes selection tracker: who’s in and who’s out?

premium_icon Ashes selection tracker: who’s in and who’s out?

The 16 man squad to face England at Edgbaston on August 1 will come from 25 players in the UK. We rate each man’s chances of making the cut.

Wade rocked by Ashes injury scare

Wade rocked by Ashes injury scare

Matthew Wade has been forced to retire hurt from Australia’s tour match ahead of the Ashes after being struck by a short ball.

Aussies on course for huge Ashes boost

Aussies on course for huge Ashes boost

Marcus Harris enhanced his claims for the upcoming series against the Poms while Kurtis Patterson and Tim Paine were also among the runs as Australia A closed in on...

Siddle says don’t forget me in Ashes battle

premium_icon Siddle says don’t forget me in Ashes battle

There is one spot available for a fast bowler in the Australian Ashes squad — and veteran quick Peter Siddle has picked the perfect time to take a swag of wickets...

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Should title be shared? Kiwis question cruel call

premium_icon Should title be shared? Kiwis question cruel call

EVEN when New Zealand call for rule changes in the wake of their World Cup final defeat they do it with a sense of decorum.

Starc, Carey get Cup honours as Warner snubbed

Starc, Carey get Cup honours as Warner snubbed

The ICC has named its team of the tournament. But surprisingly there was no room for the second-top runscorer at the event.

It’s official! Simmons gets his massive pay day

premium_icon It’s official! Simmons gets his massive pay day

NBA superstar Ben Simmons has sealed the richest deal ever for an Aussie athlete after completing the formalities of a five-year contract.

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