Nathan Lyon

Mitchell Marsh 'absolutely' has what it takes for Australian cricket captaincy

Australian cricket captaincy hopeful Mitchell Marsh has thrown his hat into the ring, saying he would 'absolutely' jump at the chance to skipper the …

Australian Cricket

Sri Lanka cricket great Rangana Herath reveals retirement plans

SRI Lanka’s Rangana Herath may retire from international cricket after the three-match Test series against England in November, robbing Australian …

Sri Lanka

Australian cricket cries out for another Ashton Agar moment

Exactly five years ago, Australian cricket was experiencing a public apathy crisis akin to the one it faces today. At the time, coach Mickey Arthur had been sacked just weeks out from an Ashes series in England while the team were still licking their wounds after an embarrassing 4-0 Test series …

Australian Cricket

Cricket: Lyon objects to ICC's decision to broadcast stump mic audio

(Reuters) - Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has spoken out against the International Cricket Council's (ICC) decision to broadcast sound from the stump microphone at all times and the introduction of audible obscenities as a new offence.<p>The ICC announced four new violations into its revised code of …

International Cricket Council

Selectors must get over their captaincy bias

Many prejudices run through Australian cricket. Leg spin’s better than off spin, real men bowl 140-plus, older players can’t field, sledging works, …

Steve Smith

Three things we learnt from Australia's disastrous tour of England

Australia’s loss in yesterday’s one-off Twenty20 against England completed their disastrous limited-overs tour of the UK, during which they lost six …

Sport (Australia)

Danielle Hazell embraces the spin rivalry as England women's standards rise

Jun 27, 2018<p>In 1999, Shane Warne was dropped. A brilliant series between Australia and West Indies came down to the fourth and final rubber and, with …

Sport (UK)

Investa attends iconic Intelligent Buildings Conference - Investa

As technology continues to become ever more present through the commercial real estate world, it is important that organisations begin to lean more …

Real Estate

NASSER HUSSAIN'S PLAYER RATINGS: Jos Buttler produced one of the great one-day innings

England vs Australia series player ratings: Jos Buttler produced one of the great innings... and it's ridiculous to claim Joe Root's spot is under …

Sport (UK)

Tour’s a flop but Agar is on the rise

The 24-year-old triple threat ——he can bowl, bat and is a gun in the field — had played four one-day games across two years before being picked as …

Cricket

England’s paintbrushes are poised for first ever Australia whitewash

Never before have England inflicted a 5-0 whitewash on Australia in any format. But with the weather in Manchester set fair, the pitch looking flat and the opposition flatter, they could well be reaching for the paintbrushes on Sunday.<p>Indeed, such has been the one‑way nature of this series that …

Cricket

England in line for another world record

After hammering an unprecedented 6-481 against the Australians on Tuesday, England's rampant ODI batting group is targeting another world record.<p>With …

Adil Rashid

Cricket: Inexperienced Australia learning the hard way, says coach Langer

(Reuters) - Australia were handed a reality check as they suffered their biggest one-day international defeat when they lost to England at Trent Bridge, said coach Justin Langer, who added that his young side were learning the hard way.<p>England amassed 481 runs as they thrashed Australia by 242 to …

Nathan Lyon

Inexperienced Australia learning the hard way, says coach Langer

(Reuters) - Australia were handed a reality check as they suffered their biggest one-day international defeat when they lost to England at Trent Bridge, said coach Justin Langer, who added that his young side were learning the hard way.<p>FILE PHOTO: Cricket - England vs Australia - Third One Day …

Nathan Lyon

England’s Alex Hales expects 500-run barrier in ODIs to be broken soon

After vaporising Australia at Trent Bridge, and demonstrating why sweets and sandpaper are seemingly this year’s must-have items for certain fielding teams, Alex Hales declared his belief that the 500-run barrier is ready to be broken in one-day cricket.<p>England’s world-record total of 481 for six …

Sport (UK)

Record-breaking England hammer Australia – 4 talking points from Trent Bridge

England’s impressive one-day team posted a world-record ODI score on their way to securing a series win over Australia.<p>Jonny Bairstow and Alex Hales …

English Cricket

Australia v England: Aussies humiliated as England posts world record one-day total of 481

ENGLAND has heaped further humiliation on an Australian one-day team in freefall posting a new world record score of 6-481 at Trent Bridge before …

Adil Rashid

Inexperienced Australia learning the hard way, says coach Langer | Reuters

(Reuters) - Australia were handed a reality check as they suffered their biggest one-day international defeat when they lost to England at Trent Bridge, said coach Justin Langer, who added that his young side were learning the hard way.<p>FILE PHOTO: Cricket - England vs Australia - Third One Day …

Cricket

Shocked Langer says Australia 'can't have had a worse day'

He also went on to liken England's top order to Australia's all-conquering top three of Hayden, Gilchrist and Ponting.

Sport (UK)

The scoreboard England will never let us forget

ENGLAND has heaped further humiliation on an Australian one-day team in freefall posting a new world record score of 6-481 at Trent Bridge before …

Adil Rashid

Opinion: Playing nice is not hurting Australia, missing Steve Smith and company is

AUSTRALIA lost by 242 runs overnight.<p>Half-a-generation ago, 242 runs was a healthy score for an entire innings and now it is a margin of defeat for a …

Cricket

Langer

Australia's one-day cricket team has sunk to its lowest point in the 47-year history of the game, and coach Justin Langer has warned there will be …

World Records

Australia to host India twice in next three summers in bid to qualify for Test championship final

THE International Cricket Council has settled on the schedule underpinning its new Test championship, with Australia to host India twice in the next …

Cricket

England 481/6 v Australia 239/10 *

England 481/6 v Australia 239/10 *

Extreme Sports

Josh Hazlewood: Australia's 'focus only on results' led to ball-tampering scandal

The fast bowler, who is currently recovering from injury, also admitted the scale of the controversy took the players by surprise.

Sport (UK)

Khawaja opens up about ODI omission

Queensland captain Usman Khawaja says he is "extremely disappointed" about missing selection in Australia’s ongoing ODI series but after talks with …

Cricket

Man sentenced to two years over runner's death

The man charged over the death of Paekakariki runner Caroline Boyd has been sentenced to more than two years imprisonment.<p>On the morning of 19 March …

Crime

KP passes the test

Pietersen was giving unexpectedly passionate voice to a sentiment long suppressed, that Test cricket is superior not just because of tradition, but …

Cricket

Facing prison after fatal crash, man vows to give up driving

A man sentenced to more than two years in prison after driving his car at excessive speed into a runner says he will never get behind the wheel of a …

Clarence Thomas

Man dies from injuries sustained in helicopter crash near Waiouru

A man who was in a critical condition after a helicopter crash near Waiouru has died.

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