Australia

Venues for India's home series against Australia, New Zealand announced

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the venues for the home series involving Australia and New Zealand that begins later this month.
8 September 2017

Lyon picks 13 as Australia level series against Bangladesh

Nathan Lyon picked a 13-wicket haul in the game as Australia dismissed Bangladesh for 157 runs in the second innings and chased down 86 runs to win the second and final Test in Chittagong, thereby levelling the series 1-1.
7 September 2017

Australia claim 72 run lead after sloppy Bangladesh fielding

David Warner slammed his second consecutive century while Peter Handscomb scored a valiant 82 run knock as Australia amassed 377 for nine at stumps to take their lead to 72 runs on day three of the second Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong.
6 September 2017

Australia eye lead after Warner, Handscomb 127-run stand

After a seven-wicket haul from Nathan Lyon restricted Bangladesh to 305, David Warner and Peter Handscomb scored an unbeaten 88 and 69 respectively to take Australia to 225 for two at stumps on day two of the second Test in Chittagong.
5 September 2017

England unveil 2018 summer schedule

The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed the schedule for next summer's schedule that includes contests against India, Australia, Pakistan, and Scotland.
5 September 2017

Rahim, Rahman lead Bangladesh fightback after Lyon brilliance

Nathan Lyon continued his wicket taking spree as he claimed another five wicket haul but it was Bangladesh, who managed to bounce back through fifties from Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman as they ended day one with a score of 253 for six in the second Test in Chittagong.
4 September 2017

Bangladesh name unchanged squad for second Test against Australia

Bangladesh have retained the 14-man squad for the second and final Test against Australia to be played at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong from 4th September.
31 August 2017

Bangladesh overcome Warner century to create history in Mirpur

Shakib Al Hasan completed a 10-wicket haul as Bangladesh overcame a blistering century from David Warner to win the first Test against Australia in Mirpur by 20 runs.
30 August 2017

Josh Hazlewood to miss remainder of Bangladesh series

Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has been ruled out of the remainder of the series against Bangladesh after sustaining a side strain during the ongoing first Test in Mirpur.
30 August 2017

Warner keeps Australia upbeat in chase of 265

David Warner slammed an unbeaten 75 off just 96 deliveries as Australia reached 109 for two at stumps on day three chasing a target of 265 runs in the final innings of the first Test against Bangladesh in Mirpur.
30 August 2017

Bangladesh take 88 run lead as Shakib completes five wicket haul

Shakib Al Hasan went into record books as he now has a five wicket haul against all Test playing nations allowing Bangladesh to dismiss Australia for 217 runs in the first innings and later extended the lead to 88 runs with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day two in Mirpur.
29 August 2017

Bangladesh pick three Australian wickets after posting 260

After Tamim Iqbal and Shakib Al Hasan helped Bangladesh post 260 in their first innings, Australia lost three quick wickets and were restricted to 18 runs at stumps on day one of the first Test in Mirpur.
28 August 2017

Khawaja, Agar named in Australia XI for first Test

Australia captain Steven Smith has confirmed that both Usman Khawaja and Ashton Agar are named in the starting line-up in the first Test against Bangladesh that kicks-off on Sunday in Mirpur.
27 August 2017

Sunil Joshi joins Bangladesh as spin bowling coach

Bangladesh have confirmed former Indian spinner Sunil Joshi as their new spin bowling coach ahead of the two match Test series against Australia.
24 August 2017

Darren Lehmann confirms dual spin attack for first Test

Australia head coach Darren Lehmann has indicated that the team management is likely to go with a dual spin attack in the first Test against Bangladesh that begins on Sunday in Mirpur.
23 August 2017

Gabba curator to step down after Ashes Test

Long-serving Gabba curator Kevin Mitchell has announced that he will step down from his role following the end of the first Ashes Test between Australia and England later this year.
22 August 2017

Australia's warm-up game in Fatullah called-off

Australia's solitary warm-up game ahead of the first Test against Bangladesh in Fatullah has been called-off due to bad outfield and weather conditions.
22 August 2017

Bangladesh add Mominul Haque to squad for first Test against Australia

Bangladesh have added top-order batsman Mominul Haque to the squad for the first Test against Australia to be played in Mirpur from Sunday.
21 August 2017

Bangladesh drop Mahmudullah, Mominul for Test series against Australia

Bangladesh have left out experienced duo Mahmudullah and Mominul Haque in the 14-man squad for the upcoming first Test against Australia that begins on 27th August in Mirpur.
20 August 2017

Steven Smith hints at Usman Khawaja selection

Australia captain Steven Smith has backed Queensland batsman Usman Khawaja to play a major role for the baggy green team this summer.
19 August 2017