Australia

Blackwell, Perry set up comprehensive Australia win

Alex Blackwell scored a century and Ellyse Perry made 90 and then took four wickets as Australia Women beat India Women by 101 runs in the first One-Day International at Canberra's Manuka Oval.
2 February 2016

India, Virat Kohli top ICC T20I Rankings

India have reached the pole position of the International Cricket Council Twenty20 International team rankings after having defeated Australia 3-0 in the recently concluded series.
2 February 2016

Australia leave out Usman Khawaja for Auckland ODI

Australia have decided to drop their inform batsman Usman Khawaja for the opening game of the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy which is scheduled to be played in Auckland on Wedneday.
2 February 2016

Australia sweating over Aaron Finch's fitness

Cricket Australia has asserted that a decision on the return of Australia Twenty20 International captain Aaron Finch will be taken only after further assessment of his injury.
1 February 2016

India complete series whitewash with thrilling last-ball win despite Watson century

Suresh Raina scored an unbeaten 49 off just 25 deliveries to ensure a last ball victory for India chasing 198 against Australia in the third Twenty20 International in Sydney as MS Dhoni's men completed a 3-0 series whitewash despite a brilliant century from Shane Watson which went in vain.
31 January 2016

Ellyse Perry bowls Australia to 15-run victory

Ellyse Perry hit 55 not out and then took four for 12 to drive Australia Women to a 15-run win over India Women in the third and final Twenty20 International at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
31 January 2016

Brendon McCullum returns for Chappell-Hadlee Trophy

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum is all set to make a return from a back injury and lead the Black Caps in the upcoming One-Day International series against Australia.
30 January 2016

Khawaja to replace injured Finch for third T20, Watson to captain

The Australian selectors have named Usman Khawaja as the replacement for injured Aaron Finch for the third Twenty20 International against India in Sydney while Shane Watson will lead the team.
30 January 2016

Mithali Raj leads India Women to T20 series win

Mithali Raj led the way as India Women beat Australia Women by 10 wickets in the rain-affected second Twenty20 International to take an unassailable 2-0 series lead.
29 January 2016

Australia capitulate to spin again despite valiant Finch effort

A valiant 74-run knock from Aaron Finch went in vain as the Indian spinners pulled Australia back after a fantastic start to complete a 27-run series clinching victory in the second Twenty20 International in Melbourne.
29 January 2016

Cameron Bancroft replaces Matthew Wade for third T20I

The Australian selectors have picked Cameron Bancroft for the third Twenty20 International against India in the place of wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade, who is set to leave early for the upcoming tour of New Zealand.
29 January 2016

McClenaghan unavailable for Australia ODIs

New Zealand fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan will need more time to recover from his eye injury and as such he will not take part in the upcoming One-Day International series against Australia.
28 January 2016

Hardik Pandya receives official reprimand from ICC

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been officially reprimanded by the International Cricket Council for excessive celebration during the first Twenty20 International against Australia in Adelaide.
28 January 2016

David Warner wins Allan Border Medal, Test player awards

Australian swashbuckling opening batsman David Warner bagged the country's highest cricketing award, the Allan Border Medal, after a stupendous run of form in 2015.
27 January 2016

We need to be smart against spinners - David Warner

Australian opening batsman David Warner has urged his team to play spin smarter in the remainder of the Twenty20 International series against India after losing the first game in Adelaide by 37 runs.
27 January 2016

India claim number one Test ranking after South Africa's decline

The Indian team has ascended to the top position in the International Cricket Council Test team rankings after South Africa slipped to the third spot following their 2-1 defeat against England in the Basil D'Oliveira Trophy.
27 January 2016

Virat Kohli is in unbelievable form - Aaron Finch

Australian Twenty20 International captain Aaron Finch heaped praise on Virat Kohli's batting consistency after succumbing to a 37-run defeat against India in the first T20I in Adelaide.
26 January 2016

Kohli, spinners shine as India stun Australia

Virat Kohli struck an unbeaten 90 following which the Indian spinners spun a web around Australia, who were bowled out for 151 in a chase of 189 runs in the first Twenty20 International in Adelaide giving the visitors a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
26 January 2016

Kaur guides India to victory in opening T20I

Harmanpreet Kaur struck 46 in 31 balls to guide India Women to a five-wicket victory over Australia Women in the first Twenty20 International at the Adelaide Oval.
26 January 2016

Darren Lehmann to miss ODI leg of New Zealand tour

Australian coach Darren Lehmann will not fly to New Zealand along with the national team for the One-Day International series against the Black Caps which begins on 3rd February after he was diagnosed with deep vein thrombosis.
26 January 2016