Australia

Australia target New Zealand tour for Mitchell Starc return

Australian bowling coach Craig McDermott revealed that the team management is looking to get their injured fast bowler Mitchell Starc fit in time for the tour of New Zealand in February 2016.
29 November 2015

Josh Hazlewood confident of stepping up for Mitchell Starc

Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood said that he was confident of taking up the responsibility in the absence of the injured Mitchell Starc in the remainder of the third Test against New Zealand in Adelaide.
28 November 2015

Nathan Lyon decision sparks umpiring controversy

An otherwise entertaining second day's play of the third Test between Australia and New Zealand at the Adelaide Oval was marred by an umpiring controversy which involved Nathan Lyon.
28 November 2015

New Zealand five down after Australia take handy lead

Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Marsh shared five wickets under lights for Australia to keep New Zealand's lead down to 94 at stumps on day two of the third Test in Adelaide after Peter Nevill along with the lower order rescued the Australian innings earlier.
28 November 2015

Peter Siddle reaches 200 wickets landmark in Tests

Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle became the 15th Australian bowler to take 200 Test wickets during his spell on the first day of the ongoing third Test match against New Zealand in Adelaide.
27 November 2015

Australia lose their openers after restricting New Zealand to 202

Australia lost both their openers early under lights after a collective effort from their bowlers dismissed New Zealand for just 202 on day one as the first ever day-night Test in Adelaide was a huge success.
27 November 2015

Manohar disagrees with big three domination

International Cricket Council chairman and Board of Control for Cricket in India president Shashank Manohar says he is against the move to give more power to the boards of India, England and Australia.
26 November 2015

Trent Boult expected to feature in third Test

New Zealand pacer Trent Boult is expected to take the field in the third Test match against Australia in Adelaide after recovering from his back injury.
26 November 2015

Steve O'Keefe released from Australia Test squad

Australian spinner Steve O'Keefe has been released from the squad for the third Test against New Zealand which will be played in Adelaide on Friday.
26 November 2015

Nathan Lyon ready for pink ball challenge

Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon is ready to face the challenge of bowling with a pink ball during the first ever day-night Test match against New Zealand in Adelaide.
25 November 2015

Australia name CA XI squad to face West Indies

The Australian selectors have named a 12-man Cricket Australia XI squad to face West Indies in a four-day tour match in December.
25 November 2015

Jason Gillespie welcomes day-night Tests

Former Australian bowler and current Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie has come out in support of the concept of playing day-night Test matches.
24 November 2015

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