Australia cricket

May 24, 2022
May 24, 2022

New Zealand's Vettori named assistant Australia cricket coach

Daniel Vettori was Tuesday named as an assistant to Australian cricket coach Andrew McDonald, who said the former New Zealand captain's knowledge and experience would be invaluable.

June 5, 2018
June 5, 2018

Smith 'cried for four days' after tampering scandal

Smith admits, he cried for four days after a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa that rocked the sport, as he told children "it's okay to show emotion".

November 17, 2017
November 17, 2017

Bancroft, Paine named in Australia's Ashes squad

Opening batsman Cameron Bancroft is set for his Test debut and wicket-keeper Tim Paine returns in a shock selection in Australia's squad named Friday for the first two Tests against England.

October 19, 2017
October 19, 2017

Bangladesh trials a good test for hot Ashes, says Handscomb

Australia middle order batsman Peter Handscomb says his fighting innings in the nausea-inducing humidity of Bangladesh last month should put him in good stead for the blazing heat of an Ashes summer.

September 25, 2017
September 25, 2017

Smith worries as Australia let opponents off the hook

Australia captain Steve Smith is worried about his team's failure to convert potentially winning positions into victories after losing the one-day international series against India.

September 11, 2017
September 11, 2017

Smith sees no spin threat for Australia in India

The Australian one-day side are better equipped to handle spin in the forthcoming five-match series in India, says captain Steve Smith.

August 20, 2017
August 20, 2017

Selection questions & Smith's 'bouncer'

When Australia disembarked in Dhaka on Friday night to mark their first Bangladesh tour after a gap of 11 long years, they were

August 14, 2017
August 14, 2017

Handscomb happy to keep wicket in Bangladesh

Peter Handscomb who struck a dashing century in the first day of Australia’s intra-squad match at Marrara Oval, Darwin says that he is happy to don the wicket-keepeing gloves if he is asked to do so.

August 10, 2017
August 10, 2017

Lehmann believes preperation for Bangladesh tour will be great

Australia coach Darren Lehmann is confident that his team will be well prepared for the Bangladesh series despite an enforced lay-off that leaves them with a week to prepare, cricket.com.au reports.

August 1, 2017
August 1, 2017

Smith upbeat as pay dispute nears an end

Australia captain Steve Smith is upbeat about the pay crisis being almost over, Yahoo New Zealand reports.