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Flip a coin: Struggling batsmen give Australia selection headache

Australia selectors name the Test squad on Thursday but will have to rely on their gut rather than hard numbers when picking an opening partner for David Warner and filling a middle-order vacancy following the drawn series in England.

Elite communication: Steve Smith relays commentator's input to skipper Aaron Finch

Steve Smith received some information from the commentator via microphone when on the field on Friday and passed it on to skipper Aaron Finch. Finch, however, did not make any tactical change after receiving the information, thus averting trouble.


Aaron Finch hopes spinner Ashton Agar can blossom into swashbuckling 'finisher'

Ashton Agar, who has averaged 13.66 with the bat from 16 T20Is, was named at seven in the batting order in the series-opener against Sri Lanka on Sunday.

Cricket Australia announces 12 months of paid maternity leave

Cricket Australia announced a new parental policy that will see maternity leave introduced in Australian cricket for the first time.

England vs Australia 1st Test Live Cricket Streaming, Ashes 2019 Live Stream Online: When and where to watch?

England vs Australia (ENG vs AUS) Ashes 2019 1st Test Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The Ashes also marks the beginning of the World Test Championship (WTC), which adds extra significance to the series.

Australia's bowlers must stick to their task, says Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh believes Australia's bowlers just need to stick to their task on the third day of the first Ashes Test and look for some early breakthroughs to get right back into the match.


Moeen Ali asks World Cup fans to go easy on Steve Smith, David Warner

When the ball-tampering scandal had emerged last year, Moeen Ali had said he did not feel any sympathy for Steve Smith and David Warner for their on-field attitude.

Cricket Australia laud Australia men's team for registering their first violation-free season in 7 years

The Australian cricket culture was labelled ''arrogant'' in an independent review commissioned by Cricket Australia. It also suggested that the spirit of the game took a step back as Australians wanted to win at any cost. 

We don't want to repeat things like that ever again: Tim Paine on ball-tampering saga

Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft were handed bans for trying to change the condition of the ball in the Cape Town Test against South Africa in March 2018.

Australia's Alyssa Healy sets Guinness World Record at MCG

Alyssa Healy set a new Guinness World Record after achieving the feat for the ‘highest catch of a cricket ball’ at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.