BBL: Adelaide Strikers v Hobart Hurricanes, Travis Head and Alex Carey back

BBL: Adelaide Strikers v Hobart Hurricanes, Travis Head and Alex Carey back

The Adelaide Strikers will be bolstered by the return of two champions on Friday, but that will force the others out of the finals. The return of Test heroes and “two of the best Strikers players of all time”, Travis Head and Alex Carey, should spark a “tough selection battle” at the Adelaide Strikers, according … Read more

Travis Head, Australia ICC Test Batting Rating, Bowling Rating, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith

Travis Head, Australia ICC Test Batting Rating, Bowling Rating, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith

Australian Ashes hero Travis Head was the tallest player on the MRF Tires ICC Test Players Ranking after his Man of the Series winning performance against England in the summer. Head plundered the best 357 runs in an Ashes series with an average of 59.50 and a strike rate of 86.02, including two centuries, a … Read more

Future of Justin Langer, Cricket Australia, Ricky Ponting, Ashes, T20 World Cup, Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, contract, agreement

Future of Justin Langer, Cricket Australia, Ricky Ponting, Ashes, T20 World Cup, Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, contract, agreement

Ricky Ponting has questioned why some players’ opinions are even considered as Cricket Australia mulls over whether to renew manager Just Langer’s contract. Ponting believes CA have no choice but to re-sign Langer after the former champion player led Australia to T20 World Cup and Ashes victories over the past three months. Langer took on … Read more

Ashes 2022, Australia vs England, cricket news, 2023 series, scheduled teams, Scott Boland, Will Pucovski, Josh Inglis

Ashes 2022, Australia vs England, cricket news, 2023 series, scheduled teams, Scott Boland, Will Pucovski, Josh Inglis

Male Ashes is over for another series that can only mean one thing: time to watch the next one. Luckily, we only have to wait until next year before Pat Cummins brings his title-winning Australian side back to the UK, where they haven’t won the Ashes since 2001. Given the relatively short turnaround time and … Read more

Pat Cummins’ captain reveals the truth about Tim Paine, Justin Langer

Pat Cummins' captain reveals the truth about Tim Paine, Justin Langer

In the moments after the Ashes’ 4-0 win over Australia, you may have noticed, alongside overwhelmingly positive sentiment for Pat Cummins’ side, a negative message doing the rounds on social media . The post in question came from Nick Paine, brother of former Australia Test captain Tim, who was sacked on Ashes Eve for sending … Read more

Ashes cricket 2022: Pat Cummins drags Sam Billings with a text message

Ashes cricket 2022: Pat Cummins drags Sam Billings with a text message

Australia captain Pat Cummins was playing mind games with an England rival, trolling him via text during the latest Ashes Test. Sam Billings has revealed Pat Cummins tried to get inside the England debutant’s head before taking the trick for the first time in Test cricket. After beating England in the first session of day … Read more

rain, weather, how to watch, Alex Carey, Mitchell Starc

rain, weather, how to watch, Alex Carey, Mitchell Starc

The fifth and final Ashes Test at Blundstone Arena in Hobart is set to start day two with Australia 6-241, with Alex Carey (10*) and Mitchell Starc (0*) in the crease. Day one honors would have gone to England after winning the coin toss and playing to falter Australia at 3-12, before a sparkling century … Read more

Travis Head, Cameron Green and Australia send England spiraling into another ash disaster

Travis Head, Cameron Green and Australia send England spiraling into another ash disaster

For a game played for several hours over several days across a series of matches, things can change quickly in Test cricket. England does not know it. It’s been their curse in every series to know that trouble lurks around every corner, the unsinkable buoy of their own incompetence always floating a wave away. On … Read more