Australia

Shaun Marsh returns to Australia with a fractured finger

Australian batsman Shaun Marsh is the latest injury causality in the side after suffering a broken finger which has forced him to return home from the ongoing tour of Sri Lanka.
30 August 2016
 

David Warner is a natural leader - George Bailey

Australian batsman and former captain George Bailey has praised stand-in skipper David Warner, who he believes is a natural leader.
29 August 2016

Nathan Coulter-Nile faces long lay-off due to back injury

Australian fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile is currently facing a lengthy period away from the game after being diagnosed with a stress injury in his lower back.
29 August 2016

Chandimal ton goes in vain as Australia secure a low-scoring thriller

A century from Dinesh Chandimal went in vain as Australia, led by George Bailey’s 70, chased down the target of 227 runs in 46 overs to secure a two-wicket win in a close encounter against Sri Lanka in the third One-Day International in Dambulla.
28 August 2016

Steven Smith deserves a break - David Warner

Australian stand-in captain David Warner has stated that Steven Smith fully deserves a break after having performed exceptionally well in all forms of the game.
28 August 2016

Victoria announce Andrew McDonald as the new coach

Former Australian all-rounder Andrew McDonald has been appointed as the coach of the Victoria Bushrangers side.
27 August 2016

Thisara Perera, Mitchell Starc sanctioned by ICC

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera and Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc have been sanctioned by the International Cricket Council for their behaviour during the second One-Day International in Colombo.
26 August 2016

Back injury ends Nathan Coulter-Nile's Sri Lanka tour

Australian fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile will not take part in the remaining games of the ongoing tour of Sri Lanka as he has been ruled out due to a back injury.
25 August 2016

Maxwell, Lynn picked for Sri Lanka T20Is

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell and batsman Chris Lynn have been named in the national Twenty20 International squad which will face Sri Lanka in the two-match series in the ongoing tour.
25 August 2016

Steven Smith rested for remainder of Sri Lanka tour

Australian captain Steven Smith is set to return home after he has been rested for the remainder of the Sri Lankan tour ahead of the hectic summer season.
24 August 2016

Aponso, Mathews star in convincing win for Sri Lanka

A collective batting performance followed by a clinical bowling display from Amila Aponso and Thisara Perera allowed Sri Lanka to secure a 82-run victory over Australia in the second One-Day International in Colombo which helped them level the series 1-1.
24 August 2016

Angelo Perera to replace Nuwan Pradeep

Sri Lanka have called upon the middle-order batsman Angelo Perera to replace the injured fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep for the ongoing One-Day International series against Australia.
23 August 2016

In celebration of a record-breaker - Mitchell Starc's top five ODI spells

Australia left-arm seamer Mitchell Starc is a bowler that has become feared by batsman all around the world and rightly so as he owns the record for the fastest bowler to take 100 ODI wickets. Bimal Mirwani picks out five of his best ODI performances.
23 August 2016

Pakistan ascend to the top of ICC Test rankings

Pakistan have clinched the pole position in the International Cricket Council Test rankings after the draw between West Indies and India in the fourth Test in Trinidad.
22 August 2016

All-round Australia prevail in a low-scoring thriller

After a disciplined bowling performance, fifties from Aaron Finch and Steven Smith helped Australia chase down a target of 228 runs in 46.5 overs to defeat Sri Lanka by three wickets in the first One-Day International in Colombo.
21 August 2016

Dockrell returns for South Africa, Australia ODIs

Ireland left-arm spinner George Dockrell has been recalled to the Ireland One-Day International squad which will face South Africa and Australia next month.
21 August 2016

Sri Lanka pick uncapped Fernando, Aponso for first two Australia ODIs

Sri Lanka have selected the uncapped pair of Avishka Fernando and Amila Aponso in the One-Day International squad for the first two games against Australia in the upcoming series.
19 August 2016

Australia release Mitchell Marsh from ODI squad

The Australian selectors have withdrawn all-rounder Mitchell Marsh from the One-Day International squad which is set to face Sri Lanka in the limited overs leg of the ongoing tour.
19 August 2016

India claim number one rank after Australia suffer series whitewash

India have claimed the number one rank in Test cricket after Australia's 3-0 series defeat against Sri Lanka saw them slip down to the third position.
17 August 2016

Herath spins Sri Lanka to 3-0 series whitewash

Rangana Herath razed the Australian batting line up with seven wickets in the second innings as Sri Lanka bowled the visitors out for 160 runs and secured a massive 163-run win on the fifth day of the third Test in Colombo, which completed a 3-0 series whitewash.
17 August 2016