Cricket

Fri 24 Jan 2020

LEADING THE CHARGE: Captains leave club allegiances at home

premium_icon LEADING THE CHARGE: Captains leave club allegiances at home

The enemies to join forces on return to the big stage at the SCG on Sunday.

Finch v Paine in BBL TV captaincy clash

premium_icon Finch v Paine in BBL TV captaincy clash

A Big Bash League battle for television supremacy pits Aaron Finch and Tim Paine against each other.

Tail comes to rescue as Aussies edge out Poms

premium_icon Tail comes to rescue as Aussies edge out Poms

Australia were indebted to a fine all-round display from Connor Sully for beating England and reaching the quarter-finals of the U19 World Cup.

Heat put in another shocker as season falls apart

premium_icon Heat put in another shocker as season falls apart

The Brisbane Heat’s star-studded line-up again failed to fire, this time against the Sixers, and now are only a mathematical chance of making finals.

‘No respect’: Smith burns best mate

‘No respect’: Smith burns best mate

Steve Smith rubbed salt into the wound of close mate Marnus Labuschagne as he won the personal war while the Sixers beat the Heat.

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Sledging cricketer dislocates jaw

Sledging cricketer dislocates jaw

Trash talk is common place in sport, but one local cricketer’s attempts went pear-shaped and ended with him rushing to hospital.

Lucas brothers let rip in thrilling win over South Services

premium_icon Lucas brothers let rip in thrilling win over South Services

The pair were as potent as ever in the T20 battle, making short work of Services.

‘Ghost’ Logan cricket club gets sports grant, then folds

premium_icon ‘Ghost’ Logan cricket club gets sports grant, then folds

A grant for a small but defunct southside cricket club in a marginal seat is the latest linked to claims of pork-barrelling in last year’s federal election

Angry Warne sprays Melbourne Stars mates

Angry Warne sprays Melbourne Stars mates

Shane Warne has fired up at the Melbourne Stars after a lacklustre showing in Adelaide had him fearing for their BBL campaign.

Smith says he wasn’t out of form, just ‘out of runs’

premium_icon Smith says he wasn’t out of form, just ‘out of runs’

Steve Smith prepares for his first Big Bash appearance in six years for Sydney Sixers.

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