Australia

Abandonment of second ODI in Napier was frustrating but inevitable - Aaron Finch

Australia stand-in captain Aaron Finch expressed his frustration after wet outfield and rain led to the abandonment of the second One-Day International against New Zealand in Napier.
2 February 2017

Mike Hesson endorses independent review after Napier washout

New Zealand head coach Mike Hesson expressed his disappointment after the second One-Day International against Australia in Napier was washed out without a ball being bowled.
2 February 2017

Wet outfield, poor drainage and rain led to washout of Napier ODI

A combination of rain, wet outfield and poor drainage led to the abandonment of the second One-Day International between New Zealand and Australia in Napier without a ball being bowled.
2 February 2017

Sarah Elliott announces retirement from professional cricket

Australia Women all-rounder Sarah Elliott has announced her retirement from all forms of cricket with immediate effect.
1 February 2017

Top BBL performers rewarded with Australia spots for Sri Lanka T20I series

Australia have included four uncapped players in the 13-man squad that will feature in a three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka later this month.
1 February 2017

Martin Guptill to miss second ODI against Australia with injury

New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill has been ruled out of the second One-Day International against Australia in Napier after sustaining a hamstring injury.
31 January 2017

Aaron Finch named Australian captain for T20I series against Sri Lanka

Victoria batsman Aaron Finch has been announced as the skipper of the Australia team for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka which begins next month.
31 January 2017

New Zealand overcome Marcus Stoinis brilliance to win thriller

A brilliant unbeaten century and a three-wicket haul from Marcus Stoinis was not enough as New Zealand managed to win the first One-Day International in Auckland against New Zealand by six runs to go 1-0 lead in the series.
30 January 2017

David Warner claims pole position in ICC ODI rankings

Australia opening batsman David Warner has claimed the top position in the International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings following his terrific form in the recently concluded series against Pakistan.
28 January 2017

Australia name Matthew Wade captain for Chappell-Hadlee series

Australia selectors have named wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade as the skipper for the upcoming Chappell-Hadlee series against New Zealand that kicks-off on Monday.
27 January 2017

Steven Smith ruled out of Chappell-Hadlee series

Australia will be heading to the Chappell-Hadlee series in New Zealand without their regular skipper Steven Smith, who has been ruled out of tour with an ankle injury.
27 January 2017

Warner, Head centuries help Australia to 4-1 series victory over Pakistan

David Warner and Travis Head shared the record partnership for any wicket for Australia in One-Day Internationals as the home team completed a 57-run win while defending 370 against Pakistan in the fifth One-Day International in Adelaide to seal the series 4-1.
26 January 2017

Australia pacer Joe Mennie hospitalised after hit on the head during training

Australian seamer Joe Mennie was rushed to the hospital after he was hit on the head while training with the Sydney Sixers squad ahead of the semi-final clash against Brisbane Heat on Wednesday.
25 January 2017

David Hussey announces retirement from professional cricket

Veteran Australian batsman David Hussey has announced his decision to retire from professional cricket ending a 16-year long career.
25 January 2017

Finch, Marsh recalled for Chappell-Hadlee trophy

Australia will be without their regular openers David Warner and Usman Khawaja for the upcoming Chappell-Hadlee One-Day International series against New Zealand which starts later this month.
23 January 2017

Warner marathon powers Australia to series victory

After a blistering 130 from David Warner powered Australia to 353 for six in the 50 overs, Josh Hazlewood and Adam Zampa shared six wickets between them to dismiss Pakistan for 267 to secure a 86-run win in the fourth One-Day International in Sydney.
22 January 2017

Tom Blundell included in New Zealand squad ODI series against Australia

New Zealand selectors have made two changes to their squad for the One-Day International series against Australia which begins later this month.
22 January 2017

Smith, Handscomb revive Australian chase to secure seven-wicket win

Steven Smith scored an unbeaten century while Peter Handscomb on his debut piled on 82 runs as Australia completed a chase of 264 against Pakistan with seven wickets in hand in the third One-Day International in Perth.
19 January 2017

Monty Panesar joins Australia as spin bowling consultant for India tour

Cricket Australia has roped in England left-arm-spinner Monty Panesar as the spin consultant for Australia's upcoming Test tour to India which begins next month.
18 January 2017

Australia make two changes for Perth ODI against Pakistan

Australian coach Darren Lehmann confirmed that Victoria batsman Peter Handscomb will be making his debut against Pakistan in the third One-Day International at WACA on Thursday.
18 January 2017