Australia

Smith, Handscomb revive Australian chase to secure seven-wicket win

Steven Smith scored an unbeaten century while Peter Handscomb on his debut piled on 82 runs as Australia completed a chase of 264 against Pakistan with seven wickets in hand in the third One-Day International in Perth.
19 January 2017
 

Monty Panesar joins Australia as spin bowling consultant for India tour

Cricket Australia has roped in England left-arm-spinner Monty Panesar as the spin consultant for Australia's upcoming Test tour to India which begins next month.
18 January 2017

Australia make two changes for Perth ODI against Pakistan

Australian coach Darren Lehmann confirmed that Victoria batsman Peter Handscomb will be making his debut against Pakistan in the third One-Day International at WACA on Thursday.
18 January 2017

Adam Voges hints retirement PM's XI fixture

Western Australia batsman Adam Voges has hinted that he might call an end to his international career after featuring for the Prime Minster XI fixture in the Twenty20 tour game against Sri Lanka next month.
17 January 2017

Marcus Stoinis named Mitchell Marsh replacement for remainder of ODI series

Victoria all-rounder Marcus Stoinis is set to replace Mitchell Marsh in the Australian squad for the remainder of the One-Day International series against Pakistan.
17 January 2017

Hafeez, bowlers help Pakistan level series

Mohammad Hafeez led Pakistan with a 72-run knock as they chased down 221 against Australia in 47.4 overs with six wickets in hand in the second One-Day International in Melbourne to level the series 1-1.
15 January 2017

Maxwell, Marsh brothers recalled for India Test series

Australia have recalled Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh and Shaun Marsh in the 16-man squad for the upcoming four-match Test series against India which begins next month.
15 January 2017

Wade's maiden century helps Australia to 92-run win

Matthew Wade slammed his maiden One-Day International century as Australia secured a comfortable 92-run win while defending a total of 269 runs against Pakistan in the first game of the series in Brisbane.
13 January 2017

Stanlake, Lynn to make debut for Australia in Brisbane

Australian captain Steven Smith has confirmed that uncapped Queensland duo Chris Lynn and Billy Stanlake will make their debut in the first One-Day International against Pakistan which kicks-off on Friday.
12 January 2017

All-round Pakistan thump Cricket Australia XI by 196 runs

After Babar Azam led Pakistanis charge with the bat with a 98-run knock, a collective effort from the bowlers saw the visitors register a massive 196-run win over Cricket Australia XI in the tour game in Brisbane.
10 January 2017

Cricket Australia withdraws Steve O'Keefe participation in Big Bash League

Cricket Australia has confirmed that New South Wales spinner Steve O'Keefe has been withdrawn from the Big Bash League squad of Sydney Sixers to give him more time to prepare for the upcoming tour of India.
9 January 2017

Australia rest Josh Hazlewood for first ODI against Pakistan

Australian pacer Josh Hazlewood has been rested for the first One-Day International against Pakistan in Brisbane to manage his workload.
8 January 2017

Australia reward in-form Chris Lynn with ODI spot

Australia selectors have included uncapped Queensland batsman Chris Lynn for the upcoming One-Day International series against Pakistan.
8 January 2017

Australia complete 3-0 series whitewash against Pakistan after massive win in Sydney

A collective effort from the Australian bowlers saw them dismiss Pakistan for 244 in the final innings and register a massive 220-run victory in the third and final Test in Sydney, thereby completing a 3-0 series victory.
7 January 2017

Younis Khan remains unbeaten on 134 but Australia in firm control

Younis Khan slammed his 34th Test century but it is Australia, who are dominating the third Test in Sydney after restricting Pakistan to 271 for eight on a rain hit day three, thereby maintaining a first innings lead of 267 runs over the visitors.
5 January 2017

Australia to play four-Test series in South Africa in 2018

Cricket South Africa on Wednesday announced the fixtures for the home Test series featuring Australia for the 2017-18 season.
5 January 2017

Azhar, Younis steady Pakistan innings after early jolt

After Australia declared their innings at 538 for eight, unbeaten fifties from Azhar Ali and Younis Khan helped Pakistan reach 126 for two at stumps on day two of the third Test in Sydney.
4 January 2017

Renshaw, Warner hundreds give Australia early advantage on day one of Sydney Test

Matt Renshaw became the fourth youngest batsman to score 150 while David Warner slammed 95-ball 113 as Australia went on to post 365 for three on day one of the third Test against Pakistan in Sydney.
3 January 2017

Hilton Cartwright to make debut for Australia in Sydney Test

Australia have made two changes to their line-up for the third Test against Pakistan in Sydney with all-rounder Hilton Cartwright set to make his debut.
2 January 2017

Ricky Ponting joins Australia coaching panel for Sri Lanka T20I series

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has been included in the coaching panel for the three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka in February.
1 January 2017