Cricket News

Michael Vaughan says green top in Perth could backfire on Australia

The consistency in the selections by the losing team is in contrast to the Indian set-up, which has lost two of the players from a drought-breaking win on Australian soil earlier in the week. India could, for only the third time in their history, go into a ...

Surfer Stephanie Gilmore’s path to Olympics joined by Cathy Freeman

Stephanie Gilmore, like many Australians of her generation, points to one iconic sports moment of her childhood — Cathy Freeman winning the 400m at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. “I remember just ...

ISL 2018-19: Eelco Schattorie - What Goa do is their problem

NorthEast United travel to Goa to face FC Goa amidst a tough run of matches in the 2018-19 Indian Super League (ISL) that will see Highlanders play their sixth match in 22 days. Eelco Schattorie ...

West Indies hope to end series drought in decider against Bangladesh

West Indies captain Rovman Powell said Thursday his men were "upbeat and confident" of clinching the deciding one-day international against Bangladesh and sealing their first series win in four years. The touring side won Tuesday's match in Dhaka by four ...

Kohli undaunted by Ashwin, Sharma injury blows

Perth (Australia) (AFP) - India skipper Virat Kohli was undaunted Thursday despite losing prolific spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and batsman Rohit Sharma to injury as he looks to twist the knife in ...

Swanky new Perth Stadium keen to poach Boxing Day or New Year Test

Perth (Australia) (AFP) - The boss of Perth's swanky new stadium, which hosts its maiden Test this week, wants it to be used for a Boxing Day or New Year's Test, traditionally played in Melbourne and Sydney. Mike McKenna said he was keen to raise the issue ...