Australia

Rain, Australia dampens West Indies progress

Despite a steady knock of 85 from Kraigg Brathwaite, Australia bounced back with late wickets to restrict West Indies to 207 for six at stumps on a rain marred day one of the third Test in Sydney.
3 January 2016

Australia name two spinners in the team for Sydney Test

Australia have decided to go ahead with a two-pronged spin bowling attack for the Sydney Test against West Indies by including Stephen O'Keefe in the playing XI in place of the injured Peter Siddle.
2 January 2016

Peter Siddle misses out on training ahead of Sydney Test

Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle is a doubtful starter for the third Test against West Indies in Sydney after he missed the training on Friday.
1 January 2016

Darren Lehmann hints at twin-spin attack for Sydney Test

Australian coach Darren Lehmann has hinted at a two-pronged spin attack for the third Test match against West Indies to be played at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
30 December 2015

Marsh, Lyon bowl Australia to 2-0 series victory

Mitchell Marsh and Nathan Lyon shared seven wickets between them on the fourth day to dismiss West Indies for 282 in the final innings and ensuring a 177-run victory for Australia in the second Test in Melbourne to claim the series 2-0.
29 December 2015

We want to compete and do well - Carlos Brathwaite

West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite asserted that the team is eager to put up a fight against Australia after a much improved performance with the bat in the third day of the second Test in Melbourne.
29 December 2015

Australia pile on the runs after Bravo, Brathwaite fightback

Australia took their lead to 459 runs with seven wickets in hand at stumps on day three after a spirited fightback led by Darren Bravo and Carlos Brathwaite helped West Indies post 271 in their first innings of the second Test in Adelaide.
28 December 2015

West Indies in deep trouble after Smith, Voges centuries

Australian bowlers dented the West Indies batting lineup, restricting them to 91 for six at stumps on day two after Steven Smith and Adam Voges completed centuries to take Australia to 551 for three in the first innings of the first Test in Melbourne.
27 December 2015

Devendra Bishoo sustains shoulder injury in practice session

West Indies injury woes on their ongoing tour of Australia have been further compounded by the shoulder injury to Devendra Bishoo prior to the start of the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.
26 December 2015

Burns, Khawaja centuries extend Australian domination over West Indies

Joe Burns and Usman Khawaja smashed centuries as Australia piled up 345 for three on day one of the Boxing Day Test against West Indies in Melbourne.
26 December 2015

Australia drop Shaun Marsh for Usman Khawaja for Boxing Day Test

Australian captain Steven Smith confirmed the playing XI that will take on West Indies in the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne with the inform Shaun Marsh making way for a fit Usman Khawaja.
25 December 2015

India to play two practice games in Perth

The Indian cricket team has been scheduled to play two tour games against Western Australia XI in Perth ahead of their limited overs international series against Australia.
25 December 2015

Selectors have a tough decision to make - David Warner

Australian vice-captain David Warner feels that the selectors have a tough task of selecting the playing XI ahead of the Boxing Day Test against West Indies in Melbourne.
23 December 2015

Brendon McCullum to retire after Australia series

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has announced that he will retire from international cricket in February after the conclusion of the home series against Australia.
22 December 2015

Usman Khawaja happy with his recovery

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja expressed his happiness at his recovery from a hamstring injury after scoring a century in his comeback game in the Big Bash League.
21 December 2015

Yuvraj, Nehra make T20I return for Australia tour

The Indian selectors have named the One-Day International and Twenty20 International squads for the tour of Australia with senior players Yuvraj Singh and Ashish Nehra making a return in the shortest format.
19 December 2015

Usman Khawaja will return if fit - Mark Waugh

Former Australian cricketer and current selector Mark Waugh indicated that Usman Khawaja will return to the playing XI for the second Test against West Indies if he is able to prove his fitness.
17 December 2015

Hussey to join Australia coaching staff for World Twenty20

Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey will join the coaching staff of the national Twenty20 International team as a consultant for the 2016 World T20 in India.
16 December 2015

Josh Hazlewood breaks into rankings top 10

Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has broken into the top ten ranks of the International Cricket Council Test player rankings after a superb performance in the first Test against West Indies in Hobart.
15 December 2015

Usman Khawaja returns to Australia squad for second Test

Australia batsman Usman Khawaja has been included in the 13-man squad to face West Indies in the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.
12 December 2015