Australia

John Hastings to replace Mitchell Marsh for second ODI

The Australian selectors have decided to rest all-rounder Mitchell Marsh for the second One-Day International against India in Brisbane and have picked fast bowler John Hastings as the replacement.
12 January 2016

Boland, Paris to make debut against India

Fast bowlers Scott Boland and Joel Paris will be making their One-Day International debuts for Australia in the first game of the five-match series against India which gets underway in Perth on Tuesday.
11 January 2016

George Bailey wants an entertaining series against India

Australian batsman George Bailey wants the team to play entertaining cricket in the upcoming One-Day International series against India which gets underway with the first game in Perth on Tuesday.
10 January 2016

Aaron Finch wants to use Perth bounce to unsettle India

Australian batsman Aaron Finch feels that his team can use the extra bounce on offer at the WACA ground in Perth to their advantage against India in the first One-Day International on Tuesday.
10 January 2016

AB de Villiers voted Cricket World Player of the Year 2015

Newly appointed South African Test captain AB de Villiers has been named as the Cricket World Player of the year 2015 - as voted by you - while Joe Root, Mitchell Starc, Jos Buttler are among other winners.
8 January 2016

Darren Lehmann wants better performance from fast bowlers

Australian coach Darren Lehmann stated that he wants the bowlers to improve their performances with the new ball after the conclusion of the series against West Indies.
8 January 2016

Mitchell Starc unlikely to participate in World Twenty20

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc expressed that he is unlikely to recover in time to take part in the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
7 January 2016

Warner smashes century as Sydney Test ends in draw

David Warner scored an 82-ball century on the final day as Australia declared their innings after scoring 176 for two in their first innings with the third Test in Sydney ending in an inevitable draw.
7 January 2016

Another day wiped out in Sydney Test by rain

Heavy showers have led to the abandonment of play on day four of the Sydney Test between Australia and West Indies without a ball being bowled.
6 January 2016

ICC invites Ireland to replace Australia in ICC U19 World Cup

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday has invited Ireland to participate in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup to be held in Bangladesh replacing Australia.
5 January 2016

Brett Lee wears pink to support McGrath foundation

Australian fast bowler Brett Lee is supporting the McGrath Foundation by wearing pink on the Jane McGrath Day which is the third day of the Sydney Test match in January.
5 January 2016

Rain washes out day three of third Test in Sydney

Persistent rain has led to the abandonment of the third day's play in the third Test between Australia and West Indies in Sydney without a ball being bowled.
5 January 2016

Rain abandons second day's play between Australia-West Indies

Only 68 deliveries of play were possible on day two as rain played spoilsport after Carlos Brathwaite scored an aggressive 69 to take West Indies to 248 for seven at stumps in the third Test against Australia in Sydney.
4 January 2016

Australia announce Governor-General's XI match

Cricket Australia has announced an annual Governor-General's XI match featuring the women's team playing against visiting teams replicating the Prime Minister's XI fixture for men's cricket.
4 January 2016

Australia opt for inexperienced bowling attack for India ODIs

The Australian selectors have included the uncapped duo of Scott Boland and Joel Paris in the 13-man squad that will take on India in a five-match One-Day International series.
3 January 2016

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