Australia

Dale Steyn out of remainder of Australia series with shoulder fracture

As a big blow to South Africa's ongoing Test campaign against Australia, their pace spearhead Dale Steyn has been ruled out of the remainder of action due to a shoulder fracture.
5 November 2016

Bowlers lead South Africa's incredible comeback

After a fabulous bowling performance that restricted Australia to 244 in their first innings, South Africa managed to stretch their lead to 102 runs with eight wickets in hand at stumps on day two of the first Test in Perth.
4 November 2016

Warner batter South Africa after Starc, Hazlewood sizzle on day one

Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood shared seven wickets between them to restrict South Africa to 242 in their first innings following David Warner played a blinder of a knock to take Australia to 105 for naught at stumps on day one of the first Test in Perth.
3 November 2016

Four-day Tests can make the game appealing - Mark Taylor

Former Australian captain Mark Taylor has come in support of four-day Tests which he believes will urge the teams to play with a lot of intent.
3 November 2016

Australia pick Peter Siddle over Joe Mennie for Perth Test

Australian captain Steven Smith has announced the playing XI for the first Test against South Africa in Perth with Victoria speedster Peter Siddle getting a nod over uncapped pacer Joe Mennie.
2 November 2016

Joe Mennie called up for first two South Africa Tests

Australia have handed fast bowler Joe Mennie a Test call-up for the first two games in the upcoming three-match series against South Africa.
28 October 2016

Maxwell further humiliated after Victoria drops him for Sheffield Shield

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell's chances of making a comeback has further diminished after Victoria decided to drop him for the Sheffield Shield game against Tasmania.
26 October 2016

Dropping Khawaja, Burns for Sri Lanka Test justified - Darren Lehmann

Australia head coach Darren Lehmann stated he had no regrets over dropping Usman Khawaja and Joe Burns for the third and final Test in their recent tour of Sri Lanka in Colombo.
25 October 2016

South Africa bowlers rip apart Cricket Australia XI in drawn tour game

A combined destructive performance from the South African bowlers dismissed Cricket Australia XI for just 103 after which Rilee Rossuw scored a breezy 77 at stumps on day two with the tour game in Adelaide ended in a draw.
23 October 2016

De Kock, Duminy make merry in day-night warm-up game

Led by a blistering century from Quinton de Kock and a calm 97 from JP Duminy, South Africa scored 415 runs before they were dismissed at stumps on day one of the tour game against Cricket Australia XI.
22 October 2016

BCCI announces dates for India-Australia Test series

The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Friday announced the dates for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy to be played between India and Australia early next year.
21 October 2016

Usman Khawaja likely to open against South Africa - Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann revealed that Usman Khawaja might be assigned with the opening role in the upcoming home Test series against South Africa.
20 October 2016

Australia claim ICC Women's Championship

Australia Women have claimed a victory in the ICC Women’s Championship and will be presented with the trophy after the final match against South Africa in Sydney on 23rd November.
20 October 2016

5-0 series whitewash has scarred Australia - Faf du Plessis

South African stand-in captain Faf du Plessis feels that the recent 5-0 victory of the Proteas against Australia has left the 2015 Cricket World Cup champions scarred.
19 October 2016

Vaughan, Swann, Pietersen and Ponting to be part of BT Sport's international cricket coverage

BT Sport have added another dimension to their international cricket coverage with former England cricketers Michael Vaughan, Graeme Swann and Kevin Pietersen along with former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting to be part of their expert panel.
18 October 2016

Jason Gillespie, Steve Waugh interested to join Australian selection panel

Former Australian fast bowler Jason Gillespie and former skipper Steve Waugh have expressed their interest in taking over as a national selector from Rod Marsh, whose tenure will end next year.
18 October 2016

Imran Tahir fined by ICC for misconduct

South Africa leg spinner Imran Tahir has been copped 30 per cent of his match fees for his inappropriate behaviour in the recently concluded fifth One-Day International against Australia in Cape Town.
13 October 2016

Steven Smith rues lack of partnership after series whitewash

Australian captain Steven Smith lamented on their inability to build partnerships on a consistent basis after losing the One-Day International series 0-5 to South Africa.
13 October 2016

Rod Marsh to step down as national selector next year

National selector of Australia, Rod Marsh, has decided to step down from his post at the expiry of his contract next year.
13 October 2016

Warner century goes in vain as South Africa complete 5-0 series whitewash

A belligerent 173 from David Warner was not enough for Australia as they fell short by 38 runs in their chase of 328 in the fifth One-Day International in Cape Town handing a 5-0 series victory to South Africa.
12 October 2016