Australia

Mike Brearley, Ebony Rainford-Brent preview the first Test in Lord's Podcast

Former England Ashes winning captain Mike Brearley and 2009 Ashes winner Ebony Rainford-Brent preview the first Ashes Test which begins on 8th July in Cardiff in the latest edition of the Lord's Podcast.
3 July 2015

ECB announces training schedule ahead of the first Ashes Test

The England and Wales Cricket Board, on Friday have announced the schedule for the training arrangements of England and Australia, ahead of the first Ashes Test which kicks off in Cardiff on 8th July.
3 July 2015

Peter Siddle rues lack of consistency against Essex

Australian pacer Peter Siddle expressed regret over the wayward bowling display by his team’s bowlers during the second day of the tour game against Essex at Chelmsford.
3 July 2015

Cardiff Test will be huge - Dominic Cork

Former England pacer Dominic Cork feels that the winner of the first Ashes Test in Cardiff will eventually win the series.
3 July 2015

Australia favourites for the Ashes - Michael Vaughan

Former England captain, Michael Vaughan, feels that the current Australian team will have the edge heading into the Ashes series that begins next week.
3 July 2015

Tom Westley century leads Essex fightback

Tom Westley scored a belligerent hundred to power Essex to 299 for three in response to Australia's first innings total of 562 at stumps on day two of the tour game in Chelmsford.
2 July 2015

Mitchell Marsh optimistic of Ashes selection

Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh hopes to be picked in the playing XI during the Ashes series that begins next week after having notched up successive centuries in the warm-up games.
2 July 2015

Australia pile on the runs with Mitchell Marsh's century

Mitchell Marsh scored his second consecutive century, following a David Warner blitz earlier in the day, as Australia piled on a massive 440 runs on day one of their second tour game against Essex in Chelmsford.
1 July 2015

England cannot allow Nathan Lyon to settle - Jason Gillespie

Former Australian pace-bowler and current Yorkshire coach, Jason Gillespie, advised England on the importance of batting positively against off-spinner Nathan Lyon, in the upcoming Ashes.
1 July 2015

Mitchell Starc unhappy about day-night Test

Young Australian pacer, Mitchell Starc, has openly voiced his displeasure over the concept of the day-night Test, which is scheduled to be played later this year.
1 July 2015

Mitchell Johnson pumped up to battle Ben Stokes

Australia's fiery pacer Mitchell Johnson is gearing up for a possible encounter with England’s temperamental all-rounder Ben Stokes.
30 June 2015

The Cricket World team make their Ashes 2015 predictions

The 2015 Ashes contest gets underway on 8th July with England facing Australia in Cardiff, so it's time for the Cricket World team to make their predictions and give you their thoughts ahead of the contest.
30 June 2015

Pink ball, day-night Test cricket is coming - Cricket World TV

Australia and New Zealand will make history when they play the first ever day-night Test later this year using a specially tested pink ball, as we report in our latest Cricket World TV news update bulletin.
30 June 2015

Australia, New Zealand prosper after successful World Cup

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 has provided a big surge in the financial sector for the tournament’s host countries - Australia and New Zealand.
30 June 2015

Australia, New Zealand to play day-night Test

Australia and New Zealand will play the world's first day-night Test match later this year in Adelaide as the "centrepiece of an enhanced relationship", the two respective boards announced today.
29 June 2015

Darren Lehmann backs day-night Tests

Australian coach Darren Lehmann extended his support to the concept of day-night Tests that may be initiated in his country later this year during the series against New Zealand.
29 June 2015

Massive win for Australia in the warm-up game against Kent

Riding on a good team performance, Australia went on to beat Kent by 255 runs, gaining a massive victory in their first practice game in Canterbury, ahead of the much anticipated Ashes series.
28 June 2015

Ryan Harris ready to play full Ashes series

Australian pacer, Ryan Harris, who recently made a return from injury, has declared his intentions to feature in all the five Ashes Tests in England.
28 June 2015

Steven Smith unfazed about Graeme Swann's 'Banter'

Australia's run machine Steven Smith isn't worried about the criticism on his technique put forward by former England off-spinner Graeme Swann last week.
28 June 2015

Australia surge ahead with valuable batting practice

Powered by typically aggressive knocks from all-rounders Mitchell Marsh and Shane Watson, Australia dominated Kent on the third day of the tour game in Canterbury, taking the lead to 549.
27 June 2015