Cricket

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Aussies through to semis after Healy, Schutt fire

Aussies through to semis after Healy, Schutt fire

Alyssa Healy has blasted a half-century to steer Australia in to the women's Twenty20 World Cup semi-finals with a big win over New Zealand.

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Strikers

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Strikers

THE reigning champions of the Big Bash League, the Strikers took all before them in BBL|07, with a handful of youngsters leading them to an inaugural trophy.

Maxwell ‘dare’ that came back to haunt Australia

Maxwell ‘dare’ that came back to haunt Australia

GLENN Maxwell has revealed he ‘dared’ David Miller to make the review that swung Sunday’s one-day international series decider South Africa’s way.

Real culprit in rotten cricket culture

Real culprit in rotten cricket culture

Aussie legend Mike Hussey has pinpointed the guilty party in establishing a selfish culture within the national cricket team.

OPINION: Wait on, where's the cricket?

premium_icon OPINION: Wait on, where's the cricket?

Cricketer David Warner's call for Australians to get behind their team has come at a time when a new barrier has been thrown up to stop that happening.

Mooney, Australians, chase third win of World T20

Mooney, Australians, chase third win of World T20

If you have not enjoyed watching the Australian cricket team you might just be watching the wrong green-and-gold team.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

McDermott’s chance to stake his claim

premium_icon McDermott’s chance to stake his claim

Ben McDermott will stake his claim for an Australian T20 spot when a CA XI plays South Africa on Wednesday. A key aim will be to avoid being run out.

Early Shield test for Aussie bats

premium_icon Early Shield test for Aussie bats

Selectors have turned this round of the Sheffield Shield into a shootout for Test spots confident they’ll be armed with enough evidence to pick the best XI.

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Sixers

SuperCoach BBL study guide: Sixers

THE Sixers won the inaugural BBL tournament in 2010-11, but haven’t done much since. Is this the season they fire?

Skipper’s cold reason for ODI snub

Skipper’s cold reason for ODI snub

Aussie Aaron Finch has shot a World Cup warning to one of the nation’s most explosive stars in a brutal reality check for his struggling ODI side.

Ball-tampering bans D-Day looms

premium_icon Ball-tampering bans D-Day looms

A FINAL decision on the playing bans for Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will be made within two weeks after a submission from the ACA.

Aussies pumped ahead of Kiwi challenge

premium_icon Aussies pumped ahead of Kiwi challenge

Australia is one win away from qualifying for the World T20 semi-finals and allrounder Sophie Molineux says her side is confident ahead of New Zealand game.

Get in the game: Sign up for SuperCoach BBL now

Get in the game: Sign up for SuperCoach BBL now

It’s finally here — SuperCoach BBL turns the thrilling short version of cricket into a fantastic fantasy game that’s free to play and has great cash prizes.

‘Different ball game’: Confident India wary of Australia

‘Different ball game’: Confident India wary of Australia

INDIA has won its past seven Twenty20 series in a row and head to Australia with increasingly high expectations.

Pressure on Lynn after one-day failures

Pressure on Lynn after one-day failures

He’s proven to be one of Australia’s most dangerous domestic batsmen, but Chris Lynn is feeling the heat after an ODI failure.

Mon 12 Nov 2018

‘One-dimensional’: Australia’s top-order disorder

premium_icon ‘One-dimensional’: Australia’s top-order disorder

Chris Lynn and Travis Head are in danger of being axed from Australia’s World Cup plans after captain Aaron Finch issued some damning truths after series loss.

Proteas skipper’s ultimate Lynn insult

premium_icon Proteas skipper’s ultimate Lynn insult

For all Australia’s trumpeting of master blaster Chris Lynn as its World Cup X-factor, South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has a different take.

Maxwell nose-dive amid run drought

premium_icon Maxwell nose-dive amid run drought

Glenn Maxwell’s nose-dive to No.7 in the one-day batting order is proof the 2015 World Cup hero is holding on for survival after a quiet series against SA.

The change Gold need as they hunt first win of the season

premium_icon The change Gold need as they hunt first win of the season

Despite a tough loss for Gympie Gold XI on Saturday, captain Lewis Waugh said there were still plenty of positives from the game.

Player ratings: Star bowlers flop as Stoinis and Marsh stand up

Player ratings: Star bowlers flop as Stoinis and Marsh stand...

AUSTRALIA’S star pace trio was billed as the side’s saving grace amid its constant batting problems, but it was unable to the prevent a series loss.

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