Cricket

Fri 10 Jul 2020

Poms on ropes as Windies skipper runs riot

Poms on ropes as Windies skipper runs riot

Jason Holder took five or more wickets in an innings for the sixth time in his last 10 Tests as West Indies took control of the first Test since the COVID-19 lockdown...

Thu 9 Jul 2020

World floored by extraordinary, raw TV

World floored by extraordinary, raw TV

The world was stunned by the most powerful piece of TV as cricket commentators Michael Holding and Ebony Rainford-Brent held court.

Sat 4 Jul 2020

Cricket great held knife to coach’s throat

Cricket great held knife to coach’s throat

One of cricket’s modern greats did not take kindly to some words of advice from a batting coach during a particularly horrific form slump.

Wed 24 Jun 2020

Gaz stirs Ashes pot as starved Poms hit virus hurdle

premium_icon Gaz stirs Ashes pot as starved Poms hit virus hurdle

With 10 players testing positive to coronavirus, Pakistan are no guarantee of touring England. Could a familiar foe step in to relieve the pain?

Tue 23 Jun 2020

‘Other options’ if MCG can’t host fans for Boxing Day Test

premium_icon ‘Other options’ if MCG can’t host fans for Boxing Day Test

A spike in COVID-19 cases in Victoria, and an expectation of Perth Stadium soon welcoming crowds again, may loosen Melbourne’s grip on the showpiece match.

Old Enemy’s ‘Disneyland man cave’ to lure Aussies

premium_icon Old Enemy’s ‘Disneyland man cave’ to lure Aussies

England to pull out all the stops to entice Australia to the UK in September with details emerging about a virtual Disneyland being built to entertain our stars

Fri 19 Jun 2020

Women spared brunt of cuts in week of sporting chaos

premium_icon Women spared brunt of cuts in week of sporting chaos

While Cricket Australia’s cutbacks cost the men’s team some key support staff, the women have fared much better.

Thu 18 Jun 2020

Former Ashes foe a shock contender for top Aussie job

premium_icon Former Ashes foe a shock contender for top Aussie job

Influential figures in Australian cricket have sounded out former England captain Andrew Strauss in the belief he should be the next CEO at Cricket Australia.

Wed 17 Jun 2020

Coach gone in $40m cricket wipe out

Coach gone in $40m cricket wipe out

Aussie cricket coach Justin Langer has lost one of his top lieutenants as Cricket Australia dropped a $40 million budget bomb.

40 jobs axed on another dark day for Australian cricket

premium_icon 40 jobs axed on another dark day for Australian cricket

CA chairman says mass job losses unavoidable, insisting cricket has not been immune from the financial impacts of COVID-19.

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