The odds of pitching a balanced game

We witnessed two Tests in the last couple of weeks that raise many questions - one in Mohali that ended within three days and another at the WACA, Perth that witnessed four centuries and two massive double centuries. Is home advantage the biggest factor in Test matches?
22 November 2015

John Buchanan responds to Michael Clarke's criticism

Former Australian coach John Buchanan responded to the comments made by Michael Clarke by saying that the former captain has "a lot to learn" about being a leader.
22 November 2015

Australia to commemorate Phillip Hughes during Adelaide Test

The Australian team will honour Phillip Hughes during the third Test match against New Zealand in Adelaide on his first death anniversary.
21 November 2015

Spinners have advantage with pink ball - Nathan Lyon

Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon reckons that the pink ball will be an advantage for the spinners in the upcoming first-ever day-night Test match against New Zealand in Adelaide.
20 November 2015

Michael Clarke slams his critics

Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has fired back at his critics, including former coach John Buchanan and ex-teammate Andrew Symonds, for comments made during the 2015 Ashes.
19 November 2015

James Pattinson looking forward to Test return

Australian fast bowler James Pattinson is excited about making a return to Test cricket after being called up to the squad for the third Test against New Zealand following the retirement of Mitchell Johnson.
19 November 2015

Shaun Marsh, Pattinson called up for Adelaide Test

The Australian selectors have called up Shaun Marsh and James Pattinson to replace Usman Khawaja and Mitchell Johnson for the third and final Test match against New Zealand in Adelaide.
18 November 2015

Today was really special - Mitchell Johnson

Australian fast bowler, Mitchell Johnson, who has retired from international and first class cricket on Tuesday, expressed that it was a special day in his career.
17 November 2015

New Zealand salvage a draw as Mitchell Johnson signs off

Mitchell Johnson signed off on a wonderful career for Australia as New Zealand survived with a draw while chasing a stiff target of 312 runs on the fifth and final day of the second Test match in Perth.
17 November 2015

Mitchell Johnson bids goodbye to cricket

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has announced his retirement from international and first-class cricket, effective from the end of the ongoing second Test match against New Zealand in Perth.
17 November 2015

Smith, Voges smack tons as Australia race ahead after Taylor marathon

Steven Smith and Adam Voges struck splendid centuries to stretch Australia’s lead to 193 runs with eight wickets in hand in the second innings, after a marathon knock from Ross Taylor helped New Zealand to 624 on the fourth day of the second Test in Perth.
16 November 2015

Taylor slams double hundred as New Zealand mount strong reply

Ross Taylor slammed a career-best double hundred and Kane Williamson also scored a century as New Zealand reduced their first innings deficit to 49 runs at stumps on day three of the second Test against Australia in Perth.
15 November 2015

Usman Khawaja ruled out with hamstring strain

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja has been ruled out of the ongoing series against New Zealand after picking up a hamstring injury on the second day of the second Test in Perth.
15 November 2015

Determined Williamson keeps Australian bowlers at bay

Buoyed by Kane Williamson's classy fifty, New Zealand kept the Australian bowlers at bay and were trailing by 419 runs with eight wickets in hand at stumps on day two of the second Test in Perth.
14 November 2015

Brett Lee wants cricket to stay at The WACA

Former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has voiced his support for The WACA ground in Perth amidst proposals to move top flight international games to the new stadium in Burswood.
13 November 2015

Terrific Warner, solid Khawaja sink New Zealand on day one

David Warner amassed an unbeaten 244 while Usman Khawaja scored a composed 121 as the duo shared 302 runs between them to take Australia to 416 for two at stumps on day one of the second Test against New Zealand in Perth.
13 November 2015

I think about retirement on most days - Mitchell Johnson

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson revealed that he often thinks about retirement from the game as he feels that his time in international cricket is nearing to an end.
12 November 2015

Australia name unchanged line-up for second Test

Australian captain Steven Smith has confirmed that Australia will be going with an unchanged line-up for the second Test against New Zealand in Perth.
12 November 2015

Darren Lehmann wants better fielding display

Australian coach Darren Lehmann is expecting a better fielding display from his players in the second Test against New Zealand in Perth which begins on 13th November.
12 November 2015

Mitchell Starc handed fine for breaching ICC Code Of Conduct

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has been handed a fine by the International Cricket Council for throwing the ball at Mark Craig in the fifth day of the first Test against New Zealand in Brisbane.
9 November 2015