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Sun 16 Sep 2018

Scary scenes as Aussie floored by beamer

Scary scenes as Aussie floored by beamer

AUSTRALIAN cricketer Cameron White was hit by a wild 150km/h full toss from speedster Billy Stanlake in distressing scenes.

Sat 15 Sep 2018

Australia responds to ‘Osama’ sledge allegation

Australia responds to ‘Osama’ sledge allegation

England all-rounder Moeen Ali's claim he was called "Osama" by an Australian player during the 2015 Ashes is being taken "very seriously" by Cricket Australia

Moeen claims Aussie player called him ‘Osama’

Moeen claims Aussie player called him ‘Osama’

England all-rounder Moeen Ali says he was livid after being called “Osama” by an Australia player during the first 2015 Ashes

Fri 14 Sep 2018

Howard: Test team culture failings not mine

premium_icon Howard: Test team culture failings not mine

Cricket Australia high performance boss Pat Howard says he shouldn’t have to take full responsibility for the culture failings of the Test team in South Africa

Pom exposes Aussie cricketers in brutal tell-all

Pom exposes Aussie cricketers in brutal tell-all

An English cricket star has opened up about his distaste for Australia’s aggressive approach, saying they’ve lacked respect and acted rudely in the past

‘Hard to feel sorry for them’: Moeen slams ‘rude’ Aussies

‘Hard to feel sorry for them’: Moeen slams ‘rude’ Aussies

'THEY are the only team I’ve played against my whole life that I’ve actually disliked'.

‘A special few days’: Why Maxi’s pain is Head’s gain

premium_icon ‘A special few days’: Why Maxi’s pain is Head’s gain

TRAVIS Head says being called up into his first Test squad is ‘something you grow up dreaming about’. But he knows the hard work isn’t over yet.

Thu 13 Sep 2018

James Anderson: McGrath was better than me

James Anderson: McGrath was better than me

James Anderson is officially the greatest wicket-taker in fast bowling history, but even he knows his limits with the leather

Sheffield Shield shake-up announced

Sheffield Shield shake-up announced

IN an effort to guarantee result in March’s Sheffield Shield final, Cricket Australia has announced it will trial the use of bonus-point system.

Lynn speaks mind on Maxie snub

Lynn speaks mind on Maxie snub

HE may be out to impress national selectors but Chris Lynn has still questioned their ‘odd’ omission of Glenn Maxwell for next month’s two-Test series against...

‘The team was very white’

‘The team was very white’

THERE’S not too many players who are as unflappable as Usman Khawaja. But it’s wrong to assume his progression to cricket’s pinnacle was as serene as his batting...

Wed 12 Sep 2018

McGrath gives Anderson his due

McGrath gives Anderson his due

Australia great Glenn McGrath says he has great respect for James Anderson after the Englishman replaced him as the most prolific pace bowler in Test cricket.

Time for the selectors to back the team they pick

premium_icon Time for the selectors to back the team they pick

SPORTS Journalist Shane Jones argues that players should be given more than one or two matches to shine in test arena

Bizarre moment Maxi learned of Test snub

Bizarre moment Maxi learned of Test snub

GLENN Maxwell has revealed the ironic moment he was told by national selector Trevor Hohns he was not selected in the Test squad to face Pakistan.

Aussies turn to teens for T20 Kiwi series

Aussies turn to teens for T20 Kiwi series

UNCAPPED teenage bowlers Georgia Wareham and Tayla Vlaeminck have been named in an Australia’s 13-strong squad for the three-match women’s T20 series against New...

Faith solid but ’there was method to Maxie madness’

Faith solid but ’there was method to Maxie madness’

DARREN Lehmann can’t believe Glenn Maxwell has been overlooked for Australia two-Test tour of Pakistan as new coach Justin Langer reveals what the Victorian needs...

Langer’s advice for snubbed Maxwell

Langer’s advice for snubbed Maxwell

JUSTIN Langer has delivered a simple message to Glenn Maxwell following the Victorian’s shock omission from the new Australia coach’s first Test squad.

Rapid ranks: Australia’s next generation of fast bowlers revealed

Rapid ranks: Australia’s next generation of fast bowlers...

NO ONE embraces pure, unbridled pace more than Australian cricket fans, and now, each state coach has revealed their quickest bowlers ready to step up.

How Langer influence helped keep Siddle motivated

How Langer influence helped keep Siddle motivated

A SUPPORTIVE text message from new coach Justin Langer earlier this year gave paceman Peter Siddle - recalled for the two-match series against Pakistan - the belief...

The biggest mistake Aussie selectors made

The biggest mistake Aussie selectors made

THE largest stuff up by Australia Test selectors wasn’t who they picked for the two-Test series against Pakistan in the UAE next month but how they did it as this...

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