Cricket

Sat 23 Jan 2021

Phone call that brought Australia to its knees

Phone call that brought Australia to its knees

A phone call five months before the series even started was the genesis for India outsmarting the Aussies on their home turf.

Big stink as BBL takes another awful turn

Big stink as BBL takes another awful turn

Sydney Sixers batsman Moises Henriques was the victim of yet another BBL umpiring howler during Friday’s clash with the Sydney Thunder.

Cricket asks to jump vaccine queue ahead of tour

Premium Content Cricket asks to jump vaccine queue ahead of tour

With South Africa deemed a ‘very high risk’ country, Cricket Australia has fired off a formal request to the Federal Government to have players vaccinated.

Fri 22 Jan 2021

Cricket stars fire back at ‘petty’ ScoMo

Cricket stars fire back at ‘petty’ ScoMo

Scott Morrison labelled Cricket Australia’s decision to rebrand the BBL on Australia Day as “pretty ordinary” but cricket stars have hit back.

Chappell calls out captaincy double standard

Chappell calls out captaincy double standard

Ian Chappell has weighed in as Australia’s captaincy debate turns ugly, and he’s filthy about a glaring issue concerning Tim Paine’s successor.

Solution to Big Bash howlers on the way

Premium Content Solution to Big Bash howlers on the way

Cricket Australia concedes the standard of umpiring in the Big Bash has prompted a call on the use of technology to eliminate inexcusable decisions.

Troubling detail in incredible cricket image

Troubling detail in incredible cricket image

An Indian hero was treated like royalty after returning home from Australia, but not everything about his arrival was worth cheering for.

Thu 21 Jan 2021

‘Pretty ordinary’: PM slams Aus Day move

‘Pretty ordinary’: PM slams Aus Day move

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has lashed out at Cricket Australia over its decision to rebrand the Big Bash League on Australia Day.

Seven lessons brave Indians taught Australia

Premium Content Seven lessons brave Indians taught Australia

They stormed the Gabbatoir, decimated by injury, and left with an epic Test series win. Now Australia must learn from India’s heroic efforts.

The people have spoken - Tim Paine’s got to go

Premium Content The people have spoken - Tim Paine’s got to go

As support for Tim Paine to remain as Australia’s Test captain wanes, one former selector says there’s a major problem should he be replaced.

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