Cricket

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Wade rocked by Ashes injury scare

Wade rocked by Ashes injury scare

Matthew Wade has been forced to retire hurt from Australia’s tour match ahead of the Ashes after being struck by a short ball.

Aussies on course for huge Ashes boost

Aussies on course for huge Ashes boost

Marcus Harris enhanced his claims for the upcoming series against the Poms while Kurtis Patterson and Tim Paine were also among the runs as Australia A closed in on...

Siddle says don’t forget me in Ashes battle

premium_icon Siddle says don’t forget me in Ashes battle

There is one spot available for a fast bowler in the Australian Ashes squad — and veteran quick Peter Siddle has picked the perfect time to take a swag of wickets...

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Should title be shared? Kiwis question cruel call

premium_icon Should title be shared? Kiwis question cruel call

EVEN when New Zealand call for rule changes in the wake of their World Cup final defeat they do it with a sense of decorum.

Starc, Carey get Cup honours as Warner snubbed

Starc, Carey get Cup honours as Warner snubbed

The ICC has named its team of the tournament. But surprisingly there was no room for the second-top runscorer at the event.

It’s official! Simmons gets his massive pay day

premium_icon It’s official! Simmons gets his massive pay day

NBA superstar Ben Simmons has sealed the richest deal ever for an Aussie athlete after completing the formalities of a five-year contract.

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Cricket’s greatest contest ruined by game’s worst rule

premium_icon Cricket’s greatest contest ruined by game’s worst rule

The World Cup final proved there’s still plenty of life in the game’s often derided middle son.

Wade continues irresistible push for Ashes inclusion

Wade continues irresistible push for Ashes inclusion

Matthew Wade is presenting an overwhelming case for Ashes inclusion while Travis Head reminded everyone of his undoubted talent

Aussies promise ODI approach in bid to force Test result

Aussies promise ODI approach in bid to force Test result

A draw will be enough to retain the Ashes but it’s a result the Aussies are hell bent on preventing as they eye total domination over England in all three forms of...

YouTube prankster’s mum invades World Cup final

YouTube prankster’s mum invades World Cup final

A woman who attempted to invade the pitch at the Cricket World Cup final has been revealed as the mother of an infamous prankster.

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