Australia cricket

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.

July 26, 2017
July 26, 2017

Pay dispute bit of a shame, says McGrath

Reports emerged that Australia players were mulling a pull out from the Test series against Bangladesh and Australia’s legendery paceman Glenn McGrath terms it as shameful.

July 24, 2017
July 24, 2017

Aussie players reportedly mull Bangladesh boycott

Australia's senior players have voted to boycott next month's tour of Bangladesh unless their long-running pay dispute with Cricket Australia (CA) is settled before they leave, reports say.

July 13, 2017
July 13, 2017

Young Australians to face Bangladesh HP squad

Bangladesh HP are set to play against a Northern Territory outfit in two one day matches and a three- day game. The Northern Territory outfit will feature six young Australian players who are...

July 11, 2017
July 11, 2017

Taylor confident 'Bangladesh tour' will go as planned

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor says that he is confident that Australia’s scheduled tour of Bangladesh will go ahead as planned.

July 5, 2017
July 5, 2017

Pay dispute advances looming crisis for Test cricket

MCC world cricket committee chairman Mike Brearley says the threat of an Ashes boycott by Australia players is a "serious" concern amid fears of a "looming crisis" for Test...

June 29, 2017
June 29, 2017

Australia warn players as pay row deadline looms

Cricket Australia send a formal letter to warring players and officially inform them they will be unemployed if a deal is not reached this week in their protracted pay dispute.

May 25, 2017
May 25, 2017

Smith plays down talk of Ashes strike

Australia captain Steve Smith has played down a tense stand-off in pay negotiations between the players' union and the national cricket board, saying his team is highly motivated to cut a deal...