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Australian PM Scott Morrison joins transgender policy backlash

Cricket Australia (CA) have come under fire for a new policy aimed at making the sport inclusive for transgender and gender diverse players, with Prime Minister Scott Morrison describing it as "heavy-handed" and "mystifying" on Friday.

Cricket Australia gets transgender-friendly, debate rages on elsewhere

Cricket Australia's gender recognition policy is along the lines of those of the International Cricket Council's, which came into being in 2017.


England's Barmy Army trolls David Warner, Australia with tweet calling them 'cheats'

England cricket fan group 'Barmy Army' trolled Australia's cricket team, posting a photoshopped image of David Warner with the word "cheats" written on the jersey.

Australia bowlers deny report of David Warner rift

Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon, have denied a media report they were prepared to boycott last year's fourth Test against South Africa if David Warner was picked for the match.

Australian Cricket Awards: Pat Cummins wins Allan Border Medal, Nathan Lyon bags Test player of the Year

Pat Cummins joined a prestigious club of former Allan Border Medal winners: Steve Waugh, Glenn McGrath, Matthew Hayden, Adam Gilchrist, Ricky Ponting, Michael Clarke, Shane Watson, Steve Smith and David Warner.

Australia bowling coach David Saker resigns

Cricket Australia said David Saker, who succeeded Craig McDermott in 2016, had resigned "effective immediately" and would be replaced by Troy Cooley.


Incoming PCB official hopeful of Australia visit in 2019

Most cricket nations have avoided touring Pakistan since 2009 when gunmen attacked a bus carrying Sri Lankan cricketers, injuring six players and killing six security personnel and two civilians.

India vs Australia: Cricket Australia chairman asks players to 'play hard but fair'

Cricket Australia’s new chairman Earl Eddings has urged his Test side to “play hard but fair” in the series against India, his comments coming at a time when ‘elite honesty’ has emerged as the buzz word in its setup. The series starts with the first game in Adelaide on December 6. The players have devised […]

Earl Eddings made permanent Cricket Australia chairman

Earl Eddings would serve until next October's annual general meeting when the post would be filled by a candidate nominated after consultation with the state associations, Cricket Australia said.

Early reprieve for banned trio? Cricket Australia braces for final deliberation

According to Fairfax Media, the CA board will convene a meeting early this week to discuss whether the ban on Smith, Warner and Cameron Bancroft should be reduced.