09 Jan
Bairstow century keeps England afloat after top-order collapse

Jonny Bairstow scored England’s first century of the Ashes on day three of the fourth Test at the SCG, creaming an unbeaten 103 to help the visitors avoid the follow on in reply to Australia’s 416. The hosts had England reeling at 36 for four in the morning session, but Bairstow put on a 128-run […]

20 Dec
Australia six wickets away from taking 2-0 series lead

Australia closed in on victory on day four of the second Test in Adelaide, picking up four wickets before the close of play after setting England a target of 468 in the fourth innings. Mitchell Starc landed the killer blow in the final over of the day, nicking off Joe Root on 24 to end […]

19 Dec
Starc, Lyon shine for Australia as England suffer another batting collapse

England’s Ashes hopes continued to crumble on day three of the second Test in Adelaide as the visitors collapsed from 150 for two to 236-all-out to give Australia a first-innings lead of 237. Joe Root and Dawid Malan steadied the ship for England in the morning session with another excellent century partnership, but Mitchell Starc […]

17 Oct
Australia T20 World Cup 2021 Preview

Australia have dominated the cricketing landscape for large parts of the past few decades, but the country has always been lagging behind in the shortest format of the game with zero titles and only one finals appearance to their name in the six previous editions of the T20 World Cup. Their recent form has also […]

16 Jul
Marsh, Starc help Australia register first victory of series

Despite losing the series, Australia fought back hard in the 4th T20I against West Indies to win a last-over thriller in St Lucia by four runs. Mitchell Marsh starred with both bat (75 off 44) and ball (3-24) while Mitchell Starc defended 11 runs off the final over to give Justin Langer’s side their first […]

Jimmy Neesham Australia New Zealand 12 Mar
Chappell-Hadlee Trophy 1st ODI, Sydney: Preview, predictions, likely XIs

Australia are coming off a 0-3 defeat in South Africa, while New Zealand won their last series 3-0, against India at home.

Liton Das Bangladesh 07 Mar
Cricket news round-up – March 7: Bangladesh, West Indies complete whitewash, Afghanistan win as well

Bangladesh and West Indies completed whitewashes; Afghanistan beat Ireland; Jadeja will not play in the Ranji Trophy final; and Starc will return mid-tour to watch Healy play in the final.

Ross Taylor New Zealand 13 Dec
1st Test, Australia vs New Zealand, Day 4 preview: Taylor, Watling key as Australia tighten noose

Stumps, Day 2: Australia 416 (Labuschagne 143, Head 56; Wagner 4/92, Southee 4/93) lead New Zealand 109/5 (Taylor 66*; Starc 4/31) by 307 runs.

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Australia v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 4, Adelaide: Preview, prediction

Pakistan have a long way to go as Australia look for an innings victory.

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Australia v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 3, Adelaide: Preview, prediction

Although Pakistan’s most dependable batsman remains unbeaten at stumps on Saturday, there is less chance of his team being able to avoid the follow-on against Australia.