Australia

Australia announce 2016-17 season schedule

Cricket Australia has announced the international schedule for the Australian team to be played in the upcoming 2016-17 season, including series against South Africa, New Zealand, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
20 April 2016

South African players not in favour of day-night Test against Australia

The South African players’ association Chief Executive Tony Irish has disclosed that the Proteas are not in favour of playing the day-night Test against Australia due to lack of experience with the pink ball.
19 April 2016

Steve Waugh feels that players are loyal to money in the T20 era

Former Australian captain Steve Waugh has stated that in the era of Twenty20 cricket, the players are displaying loyalty to money and not to their national teams.
19 April 2016

Misbah-ul-Haq hopeful of carrying on till Australia tour

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq revealed that he wants to continue playing Test cricket till the Australia tour at the end of the year provided his fitness allows him to.
18 April 2016

Australia appoint Adam Griffith as bowling coach for West Indies tour

Australia have selected former Tasmania pacer Adam Griffith to be the national team’s bowling coach for their upcoming One-Day International tri-series to be played in the West Indies in June.
15 April 2016

Unlikely that Cricket South Africa will agree to day night Tests - Tony Irish

Chief Executive of the South Africa Cricketers Association Tony Irish has stated that due to the concerns surrounding the usage of the pink ball, Cricket South Africa is unlikely to agree for a day-night Test match against Australia.
11 April 2016

Cricket Australia to review World T20 performance

Cricket Australia Executive General Manager of Team Performance Pat Howard revealed that the board will launch a review of the performance of the Australian team in the recently concluded 2016 ICC World T20.
11 April 2016

Steven Smith ready to share information about Australian teammates during IPL

Australian skipper Steven Smith has stated that he is ready to divulge information about the strengths and weaknesses of his national teammates during the Indian Premier League.
11 April 2016

Cricket Australia name 17-man National Performance Squad

Cricket Australia has named a 17-member National Performance Squad which is scheduled to take part in a three-month intensive program at the National Cricket Centre in Brisbane.
7 April 2016

Brisbane, Adelaide likely to host day-night Tests

The Gabba in Brisbane is likely to join the Adelaide Oval in hosting the day-night Tests during the 2016-17 season according to the reports.
7 April 2016

Injury rules Joel Paris out of IPL

Australian pacer Joel Paris has been ruled out of the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League after suffering a shin injury in the recently concluded Sheffield Shield contest.
7 April 2016

Cricket Australia announce dates for tour of Sri Lanka

Cricket Australia has announced the dates of the Australian tour of Sri Lanka in July to take part in a two-month long campaign consisting of three Tests, five One-Day Internationals and two Twenty20 Internationals.
6 April 2016

Matthews, Taylor set up West Indies WWT20 title success

West Indies Women claimed their maiden ICC Women's World T20 title by beating three-time champions Australia Women by eight wickets in the 2016 final in Kolkata.
3 April 2016

Shane Warne expresses interest in coaching India

As Board of Control for Cricket in India officials being the hunt for their next head coach, former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne has expressed his interest in the high profile job.
2 April 2016

Clint Mckay announces retirement

Australian speedster Clint Mckay has announced his retirement on Friday from international cricket and also domestic cricket in Australia.
1 April 2016

Khawaja, Burns among 20 players to receive Cricket Australia contracts

Australian top order batsmen Usman Khawaja and Joe Burns are among the 20 players who have been awarded Cricket Australia contracts for the year 2016-17.
1 April 2016

West Indies tri-series a good challenge for Australia - Mitchell Starc

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc feels that the tri-series against West Indies and South Africa in June is a good challenge for his team to win an away series.
31 March 2016

Australia Women storm into fourth consecutive ICC Women's World T20 Final

Australia Women progressed into their fourth consecutive ICC Women's World Twenty20 final after restricting England Women to 127 for seven in a chase of 133 runs with a disciplined bowling performance to secure a five-run victory in the first semi-final of the tournament in Delhi.
30 March 2016

We tried to emulate Australia and New Zealand - Eoin Morgan

England limited overs captain Eoin Morgan revealed that the team has adapted their style of play in the ongoing ICC World T20 inspired by the performance of Australia and New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2015.
30 March 2016

Mitchell Starc all set to make a return in West Indies Tri-Series

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc is all set for an international return in the tri-series in West Indies after he was named in the 16-man squad for the contest which will get underway on 3rd June.
30 March 2016