Cricket

Wed 12 Feb 2020

‘That shouldn't happen on a cricket field’

‘That shouldn't happen on a cricket field’

Meg Lanning was going to be run out by metres before an astonishing intervention from some on-field cables saved the skipper’s bacon.

Border weighs in on Warner win

Border weighs in on Warner win

Allan Border has weighed in after David Warner’s shock win on Australian cricket’s night of nights stunned plenty within the sport.

Calm down, Warner’s win is good for cricket

premium_icon Calm down, Warner’s win is good for cricket

Like it or not the batsman was a deserved winner in what is an imperfect system.

Tue 11 Feb 2020

WAGs to stay away from hostile South Africa tour

premium_icon WAGs to stay away from hostile South Africa tour

The wives and partners of Australian cricketers are set to stay at home when the side return to South Africa for the first time since ‘sandpapergate’.

England cricket immediately trolls Warner

England cricket immediately trolls Warner

No sooner had David Warner won Australian cricket’s highest individual honour, Stuart Broad and co were sticking the boot in

‘I didn’t turn up for Ashes': Medal winner’s stunning honesty

premium_icon ‘I didn’t turn up for Ashes': Medal winner’s stunning...

He failed to fire against the Poms but David Warner heads back to South Africa on Friday having recorded a significant moment in his second-chance career.

Vital change that could win war against no-balls

premium_icon Vital change that could win war against no-balls

Repeated front-foot no-balls going unpunished, until one gets a wicket, could become a thing of past after a call by the ICC ahead of the Women’s T20 World Cup.

Marnus legend knows no bounds

premium_icon Marnus legend knows no bounds

Subbed in to the Ashes, Marnus Labuschagne has joined a list of Aussie greats by taking out a much sought-after award.

Warners steal show on cricket’s red carpet

premium_icon Warners steal show on cricket’s red carpet

Candice Warner and Steve Smith’s wife Dani Willis have made a glowing return to Australian cricket’s night of nights in Melbourne. SEE THE PICTURES

‘Horrendous’: Warner’s win stuns cricket

‘Horrendous’: Warner’s win stuns cricket

David Warner was highly emotional after claiming the Allan Border Medal but cricket observers had to point out the glaring gap in his year.

Renshaw linked to rival after shock axing

premium_icon Renshaw linked to rival after shock axing

Matt Renshaw has been axed from the Queensland Shield side, with the Adelaide Strikers currently in discussions with the batsmen for next season’s BBL.

Mon 10 Feb 2020

AB Medal favourite's WAG 'in shock'

AB Medal favourite's WAG 'in shock'

The partners of Australian cricket's biggest stars have stunned on the red carpet ahead of the sport's night of nights.

One-time Test opener suffers shock Shield axing

premium_icon One-time Test opener suffers shock Shield axing

Matt Renshaw has been axed from the Queensland Sheffield Shield side, with the former Test batsman linked to the Adelaide Strikers.

Billy the Kid gets his dues for hard yards

premium_icon Billy the Kid gets his dues for hard yards

Good players in tough eras rarely get the recognition they are due. But justice has been done with Craig McDermott.

The ‘special talent’ who has created Test history

premium_icon The ‘special talent’ who has created Test history

A teenager who burst onto the scene during Pakistan’s disappointing tour of Australia late last year is now the holder of a unique Test record.

Ugly scenes mar historic World Cup victory

Ugly scenes mar historic World Cup victory

Chaos broke out after the final ball between India and Bangladesh in the under-19 World Cup as the sides traded barbs.

‘Fallen on its face’: Waleed slams BBL

‘Fallen on its face’: Waleed slams BBL

The Project host Waleed Aly has savaged the Big Bash League’s scheduling, labelling the T20 competition a sporting “nullity”.

Teen prodigy eclipses Lara, Tendulkar in Bushfire Bash

Teen prodigy eclipses Lara, Tendulkar in Bushfire Bash

The Bushfire Bash auction features signed shirts from Brian Lara and Sachin Tendulkar. Neither received a larger bid than the 16-year-old from Orange.

How Sydney Sixers defied the odds to win BBL

premium_icon How Sydney Sixers defied the odds to win BBL

Equal last in the betting markets at the start of the competition, BBL09 wasn’t supposed to be the Sydney Sixers’ time

Sun 9 Feb 2020

PHOTOS: Storms ruin all results but there was some action

premium_icon PHOTOS: Storms ruin all results but there was some action

The Glen batted first and struggled to 3-41 as Adam Hull (two wickets) and Nathan Cobb did the early damage

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