Australia

Steven Smith wary of Mohammad Amir and Yasir Shah threats

Australian captain Steven Smith believes the presence of Mohammad Amir and Yasir Shah makes the Pakistan team a formidable one in the upcoming three-match Test series.
14 December 2016

Australia considering all-pace attack for Brisbane Test - Steven Smith

Australia captain Steven Smith revealed that his team is considering all pace options for the first Test against Pakistan in Brisbane.
14 December 2016

Yasir Shah likely to be fit for Brisbane Test against Australia

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur confirmed that leg-spinner Yasir Shah is on course to play the first Test against Australia in Brisbane despite concerns of back problem.
13 December 2016

Pakistan's tour of Australia is not about me - Mickey Arthur

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur wants the focus to remain on the game ahead of the three-match Test series against Australia which begins in Brisbane on 15th December.
13 December 2016

Day-night Ashes Test match in 2017 confirmed

Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland has confirmed a day-night fixture in the upcoming Ashes campaign between England and Australia in 2017/18.
13 December 2016

Unfamiliar conditions will hurt Pakistan - Mitchell Starc

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc believes that unfamiliar conditions will hurt Pakistan ahead of the Brisbane Test which would allow the hosts to take a 1-0 early lead in the three Test series starting December 15th.
11 December 2016

Inzamam calls for 'positive and attacking' cricket from Pakistan ahead of Australia Test series

Pakistan Cricket chief selector, Inzamam-ul-Haq has advised his side to play 'positive and attacking' cricket in the upcoming three Test series against Australia starting on December 15th.
11 December 2016

Pakistan complete dominant 201 runs victory over Cricket Australia XI

After setting a 311 runs target on day three, the Pakistan bowling unit led by Mohammad Nawaz bundled out Cricket Australia XI in 27.3 overs to complete a dominant 201 runs victory at Cairns on Saturday.
10 December 2016

David Warner century powers Australia to 3-0 series victory

David Warner scored his second consecutive century and seventh this year as Australia secured a 117-run victory in the third and final One-Day International against New Zealand in Melbourne to complete a 3-0 series whitewash.
9 December 2016

Pakistan struggle with bat again against pink ball

After three-wicket hauls from Mohammad Amir, Rahat Ali and Wahab Riaz dismissed Cricket Australia XI for 114 in their first innings, Pakistan batsmen struggled in their second innings to combat the pink ball and found themselves at 124 for five at stumps on day two of the tour game in Cairns.
9 December 2016

Justin Langer to coach Australia in T20I series against Sri Lanka

Former Australian batsman Justin Langer has been named in charge of the national team for the Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka in February.
9 December 2016

Uncapped Mohammad Asghar added to Pakistan Test squad

Uncapped Pakistan left-arm-spinner Mohammad Asghar has been added as the 17th member in the Test squad for the upcoming series against Australia.
8 December 2016

Mohammad Amir strikes after Pakistan batting collapse

After Cameron Valente and Mark Steketee shared seven wickets between them to dismiss Pakistan for 208, Mohammad Amir picked three wickets in two overs to restrict Cricket Australia XI for three for four at stumps on day one of the tour game in Cairns.
8 December 2016

Pleased with the way Maxwell has handled criticism - Lehmann

Australian head coach Darren Lehmann was pleased with the way all-rounder Glenn Maxwell reacted to the criticism for his comments on team-mate Matthew Wade.
8 December 2016

Australia remain unchanged for Brisbane Test against Pakistan

Australian selectors have named an unchanged 12-man squad for the first Test against Pakistan in Brisbane starting next week.
8 December 2016

Australia want nothing but 3-0 series win - Mitchell Marsh

Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh said his team is desperate to complete a 3-0 whitewash against New Zealand in the ongoing One-Day International series.
7 December 2016

Yasir Shah to miss warm-up game in Australia with back injury

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah is ruled out of the warm-up game against Cricket Australia XI at Cazaly's Stadium in Cairns after sustaining a back injury.
7 December 2016

Warner, Cummins complete series win for Australia

David Warner scored a blistering century while Pat Cummins picked a four-wicket haul as Australia went on to defeat New Zealand by 116 runs in the second One-Day International in Canberra to seal the series 2-0.
6 December 2016

Martin Guptill wants better effort from New Zealand with ball

New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill lamented on his side's inability to bowl well in the middle overs after the 68-run defeat to Australia in the first One-Day International in Sydney.
5 December 2016

Colin Munro trying to adapt to new role

New Zealand all-rounder Colin Munro stated that he is planning to have a calculated approach to his game in the ongoing One-Day International series against Australia.
5 December 2016