Ashes

Australia aim to pour cold water on England's summer

England are still basking in the glow of an epic World Cup triumph but if anything can throw cold water over their memorable summer it would be a first home Ashes series loss to Australia for 18...

November 1, 2016
November 1, 2016

Botham slams 'ridiculous' English day/night Test

Ian Botham has hit out at the "appalling" prospect of a first day/night Test in England, saying the "ridiculous" plan risks damaging cricket's flagship format.

August 31, 2016
August 31, 2016

Why England's decision to tour Bangladesh is right

Bangladesh is facing a critical moment in its history - certainly its cricketing history - is apparent.

August 2, 2016
August 2, 2016

Lehmann to coach Aus till WC '19

Cricket Australia says it has extended the contract of head coach Darren Lehmann until October 2019 to keep him in place during the next Ashes.

August 1, 2016
August 1, 2016

Lehmann's tenure extended until 2019

Darren Lehmann has extended his contract as Australia's head coach until 2019 to cover the World Cup and the Ashes series in England that year.

July 15, 2016
July 15, 2016

Carberry diagnosed with cancer

Former England batsman Michael Carberry has been diagnosed with cancer, his county side Hampshire announced

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

Australia floats day-night Ashes Test

England's next Ashes series in Australia may have a day-night Test match, Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland says on Monday.

September 19, 2015
September 19, 2015

Smith prepared to 'bore' Bangladesh out

Australia must stifle their attacking instincts in the subcontinent and "bore" batsmen into giving up their wickets, captain Steven Smith has said.

September 11, 2015
September 11, 2015

Warner ruled out of Bangladesh tour

Australia opener David Warner has been ruled out of the tour of Bangladesh in October because of the broken thumb.

September 9, 2015
September 9, 2015

Haddin retires from Test matches

Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has retired from Test cricket.

September 6, 2015
September 6, 2015

Shane Watson retires from Test cricket

Shane Watson's endlessly enigmatic Test career for Australia is over.