Australia

Hazlewood upbeat about leading Australian attack in Bangladesh

Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood said he is looking forward to lead an inexperienced pace attack in the upcoming tour of Bangladesh that includes two Test matches.
14 August 2017

Brad Haddin replaces Greg Blewett as new fielding coach of Australia

Cricket Australia has confirmed former wicket-keeper batsman Brad Haddin as the new fielding coach of the team.
10 August 2017

England top order has 'worst ever' batsmen to play Test cricket - Damien Fleming

Former Australia pace bowler Damien Fleming has slammed the England top-order and believes they will have a tough time in Australia in the Ashes series scheduled later this year.
9 August 2017

England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings

England have overtaken their Ashes rival Australia to the third position in the International Cricket Council Test Rankings following their 3-1 series victory over South Africa.
8 August 2017

O'Keefe's chances of comeback looks bleak - Smith

Australia captain Steven Smith admitted that the chances of New South Wales spinner Steve O'Keefe making a comeback into the national side looks bleak.
8 August 2017

Bird replaces injured Pattinson in Australia Test squad

The injury prone Victorian fast bowler James Pattinson has suffered another setback with inflammation in his back that has ruled him out of Australia's upcoming Test tour of Bangladesh.
6 August 2017

Mitchell Swepson added to Australia's Test squad for Bangladesh tour

Queensland leg spinner Mitchell Swepson has been added to the Australia squad for the upcoming tour of Bangladesh that kicks-off later this month.
5 August 2017

Cricket Australia, ACA end pay dispute

Cricket Australia and Australian Cricketers' Association jointly have confirmed that they have reached a new agreement in the pay deal that threatened the players' participation in the future tours.
4 August 2017

New Zealand's first day-night Test at home uncertain

New Zealand Cricket has admitted uncertainty over the hosting of the first day-night Test in the country which was originally scheduled in March next year.
3 August 2017

India to play 23 home games in upcoming season

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the home season schedule for the Indian team that is dominated by limited over matches.
3 August 2017

Kaur's unbeaten 171 sets up India-England final

Harmanpreet Kaur played the innings of her life as she smashed an unbeaten 171 off 115 deliveries to help India post 281 for four in the allotted 42 overs following which the bowlers restricted Australia to 245 runs as they claimed a 36 run victory in Derby to reach the final of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017.
21 July 2017

Australia defend 269 against South Africa to set up semi-final against India

A complete all-round performance from Australia saw them restrict South Africa to 210 runs in a chase of 270 in the 25th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Taunton to finish second in the table.
16 July 2017

Meg Lanning pleased with Australia performance against India

Australia captain Meg Lanning expressed satisfaction over the performance of her team in the recently concluded ICC Women's World Cup clash against India in Bristol that saw them progress to the semi-final of the tournament.
13 July 2017

Lanning, Perry guide Australia to semi-final of Women's World Cup

Meg Lanning scored an unbeaten 76 while Ellyse Perry scored 60 runs and also picked two wickets as Australia overcame a 106 run knock from Punam Raut to win the 23rd match of the ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol by eight wickets and ensured a berth in the semi-finals.
13 July 2017

England hold off Australia in a tense three-run win

England managed to overcome late attack from Australia as they completed a three run victory while defending 260 runs in the 19th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol on Sunday.
10 July 2017

Australia trounce Pakistan to reach top of table

Ellyse Perry scored her second consecutive fifty while Kristen Beams and Ashleigh Gardner shared three wickets apiece as Australia trounced Pakistan by 159 runs in the 15th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Leicester.
6 July 2017

Perry, bowlers lift Australia to five wicket win

After Megan Schutt and Jess Jonnasen picked three wickets apiece to restrict New Zealand to 219 for nine, Ellyse Perry led the chase with a confident 71 run knock as Australia reached the target in 48.4 overs with five wickets in hand in the 10th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol.
3 July 2017

Lanning's 152 overshadows Atapattu's 178 as Australia Women continue winning ways

A marathon knock of unbeaten 178 from Chamari Atapattu went in vain as Australia led by a 152-run knock from Meg Lanning chased down 258 runs in 43.5 overs with eight wickets in hand against Sri Lanka in the eighth match of ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol.
30 June 2017

Bolton century gets Australia Women off to winning start

Nicole Bolton smashed an unbeaten century as Australia Women chased down 205 runs against West Indies Women in the 39th over with eight wickets in hand in their ICC Women's World Cup clash in Taunton.
27 June 2017

Australia Women crush Pakistan by eight wickets

Sarah Aley and Jess Jonassen shared seven wickets between them as Australia Women dismissed Pakistan Women for 156 runs and later chased down the target in 23.2 overs with eight wickets in hand following an unbeaten 63 from Beth Mooney in the ICC Women's World Cup warm-up game in Leicester.
23 June 2017