Cricket

Tue 10 Dec 2019

‘Worse than Delhi’: SCG chokes on ‘toxic’ smoke

premium_icon ‘Worse than Delhi’: SCG chokes on ‘toxic’ smoke

NSW's Moises Henriques has opened up on the conditions his team played through to win their Shield clash as a sickening blanket of smoke took hold of the SCG

Swepson spins into Test frame

premium_icon Swepson spins into Test frame

Having falling down the pecking order in the past two seasons, Queenslander spinner Mitchell Swepson has rocketed back into Test reckoning

Plan B needed if MCG can’t deliver Test pitch

premium_icon Plan B needed if MCG can’t deliver Test pitch

Fox Sports has requested a contingency plan from Cricket Australia if the wicket for the Melbourne Test is not up to scratch.

Mon 9 Dec 2019

WBBL champions Heat can get much better: coach

premium_icon WBBL champions Heat can get much better: coach

Heat coach Ashley Noffke, in his first year of three at the helm, relished the campaign.

Smith weighs in on ‘dangerous’ MCG debacle

Smith weighs in on ‘dangerous’ MCG debacle

The MCG’s Boxing Day future is still under a cloud as cricket stars open up on the ground, as well as Cricket Australia taking a swipe.

New Zealand ready to challenge for win says Taylor

New Zealand ready to challenge for win says Taylor

Ross Taylor believes an experienced core of professionals will have New Zealand ready to challenge for their first win on Australian soil in over 30 years.

Joe Burns is hot but not bothered ahead of Perth Test

Joe Burns is hot but not bothered ahead of Perth Test

Sweltering temperatures of around 40 degrees are forecast for Australia’s first Test against New Zealand, but Joe Burns is ready for the conditions.

The best T20 players without a BBL deal

premium_icon The best T20 players without a BBL deal

Lurking on the fringes in Australia’s Premier Cricket competitions are players crying out for an opportunity at the next level. We’ve rated the best of rest.

Bancroft’s leg side curse strikes again in horror summer

Bancroft’s leg side curse strikes again in horror summer

Six from seven: Cameron Bancroft’s leg side curse strikes again in horror summer.

Forgotten Aussie star’s left-field fix for injury hell

premium_icon Forgotten Aussie star’s left-field fix for injury hell

Kurtis Patterson has already had his Test hopes dashed this summer because of a troublesome quad injury – and he’s taking radical steps to overcome that.

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