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December 27, 2016
December 27, 2016

Green light for Russell's black bat

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell was given the all-clear to use his black bat in Australia's Twenty20 Big Bash League on Tuesday after it was initially banned for leaving marks on the ball.

December 21, 2016
December 21, 2016

Russell's black bat banned

Cricket officials Wednesday banned a black bat used by West Indian Andre Russell in Australia's T20 Big Bash League because its colour marks the ball.

December 12, 2016
December 12, 2016

Pak confident Yasir will be fit

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur is confident leg spinner Yasir Shah will be fit to face Australia in this week's day-night opening Test of a three-match series at the Gabba in Brisbane.

December 5, 2016
December 5, 2016

Maxwell may miss again as Aus look to rebuild confidence

Controversial all-rounder Glenn Maxwell could still find himself on the outer in Australia's second one-day international against New Zealand on Tuesday.

December 5, 2016
December 5, 2016

‘Decision not to review Smith lbw was understandable’

The decision not to review a leg before wicket appeal on Australia's captain Steve Smith was the right one at the time as there was significant doubt from even people off the field, New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has said.

December 4, 2016
December 4, 2016

Australia win after Smith special

Steve Smith hits a record-breaking century and took two superb catches as Australia beat New Zealand by 68 runs in the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy one-day series opener

December 1, 2016
December 1, 2016

Day-night Ashes Test under discussion

Discussions over whether Australia will host England in a first day-night Ashes cricket Test next year are taking place but nothing has been decided yet, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Thursday.

December 1, 2016
December 1, 2016

NZ coach downplays Aus turmoil

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson declined to lay the boot into Australia Thursday after a demoralising Test series defeat to South Africa, insisting their one-day team was a different beast.

November 25, 2016
November 25, 2016

'Voice of cricket' Benaud gets face on new Aus coin

The "voice of cricket" Richie Benaud has been honoured with his face on a 50-cent coin in Australia, with a limited mintage inspired by statistics from his storied career.

October 25, 2016
October 25, 2016

Bangladesh set for tour Down Under

Defending champions Sydney Thunder and Sydney Sixers will tackle a Bangladesh Cricket Board XI as part of their preparation for this summer’s KFC Twenty20 Big Bash League.