Australia

Winfield scores 82 but England Women struggle with bat in tour game

Lauren Winfield was the only saving grace in England's innings with the bat as they were bowled out for 231 runs following which the bowlers led by Katherine Brunt did well to restrict Cricket Australia XI to 82 for four at stumps on day one of the tour game in Sydney.
3 November 2017

Australia bounce back after Jensen five-wicket haul

After Beth Mooney scored a fine century, a five-wicket haul from Hayley Jensen restricted Australia Women to 272 for eight before the declaration came following which the ACT Invitational XI managed 71 for four at stumps on day one of the tour game in Canberra.
3 November 2017

Injury concerns for Moeen, Finn ahead of warm-up game

England have suffered injury concerns ahead of the warm-up game against Western Australia Cricket Association XI with Moeen Ali and Steven Finn set to undergo scans.
3 November 2017

Cricket Australia name squad for Women's Ashes tour games against England

Cricket Australia has named the squads for the tour games featuring England and Australia sides to give them a feel of the pink ball ahead of their inaugural day-night Test match to be played in Sydney.
31 October 2017

England bounce back to open account in Women's Ashes

Fluent half-centuries from Tammy Beaumont, Heather Knight and Sarah Taylor helped England Women post 284 for eight in their 50 overs following the bowlers did well to restrict Australia to 257 for nine in a rain-hit chase as the visitors completed a 20 run victory by DLS method in the third and final One-Day International at Coffs Harbour.
29 October 2017

Joe Root plays down absence of Ben Stokes

England skipper Joe Root believes his team will not be weighed down by the possible absence of all-rounder Ben Stokes in the initial stage of the upcoming Ashes series.
28 October 2017

Stuart Broad gives a shot at golf before Ashes showdown

England pacer Stuart Broad has elevated his confidence level in golf following a custom-fitting session at The Belfry’s PGA Golf Academy which has added 30 yards to his game.
27 October 2017

Haynes, Schutt stars as Australia beat England to take 2-0 lead in Women's Ashes

Rachael Haynes led from the front with a blistering unbeaten knock of 56-ball 89 while Megan Schutt picked a four wicket haul as Australia completed a 75 run victory by DLS method over England in the second One-Day International in Coffs Harbour to claim a 2-0 lead in the Women's Ashes.
26 October 2017

Ashleigh Gardner ruled out of second Women's Ashes ODI due to concussion

Australia off-spinner Ashleigh Gardner was forced to miss the second One-Day International of the Women's Ashes 2017 against England in Coffs Harbour due to a concussion.
26 October 2017

Blackwell steers Australia Women in tense chase against England

Alex Blackwell played a responsible inning of unbeaten 67 while Ashleigh Gardner supported her with a blistering cameo down the order as Australia Women chased down 229 against England Women with two wickets in hand to kick-start the Women's Ashes 2017 tournament with a win in Brisbane.
23 October 2017

Steven Smith praises Stokes' ability but slams his off-field behaviour

Australian skipper Steven Smith condemned the off-field behaviour of England all-rounder Ben Stokes that led to his arrest following an incident in Bristol.
16 October 2017

Wet outfield abandons third and final T20I as series ends in 1-1 draw

Wet and soggy outfield at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad has led to the abandonment of the third and final Twenty20 International between India and Australia leading the series to end in a 1-1 draw.
13 October 2017

Cummins warns England batsmen of short-pitch deliveries

Australia fast bowler Patrick Cummins has issued a warning to the England batsmen of facing a barrage of short-pitch deliveries in the upcoming Ashes series that begins next month.
12 October 2017

Behrendorff sets up convincing win for Australia

Jason Behrendorff picked a four-wicket haul as Australia restricted India to 118 and later chased down the target with ease in 15.3 overs with eight wickets in hand to win the second Twenty20 International in Guwahati.
10 October 2017

Australia announce squad for Women's Ashes

Australia have confirmed the squads for the Test and One-Day International legs of the upcoming Women's Ashes tournament against England that begins later this month.
10 October 2017

India eye another series victory as Australia seek redemption - Second T20I preview

Australia will be desperately hoping to avoid another away series defeat when they take on India in the second Twenty20 International in Guwahati on Tuesday.
9 October 2017

Disciplined bowling leads India to comfortable win in rain-shortened game

A combined effort from Indian bowlers saw them restrict Australia to 118 for eight and later chased down the revised target of 48 runs from six overs in the rain hit first Twenty20 International in Ranchi.
7 October 2017

Shoulder injury rules Steven Smith out of India T20Is

Australia will miss the services of captain Steven Smith for the upcoming three match One-Day International series against India due to a shoulder injury.
7 October 2017

Australia seek change of fortune in T20I series - First T20I Preview

Australia will have a chance to erase the scar of a 4-1 series defeat to India in the recently concluded One-Day International series when they face the same opposition in the first Twenty20 International in Ranchi on Saturday.
6 October 2017

James Pattinson ruled out of Ashes series

Australia pace bowler James Pattinson has been ruled out of the upcoming home Ashes series against England that begins next month.
5 October 2017