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Brisbane picked to host 2032 Olympics without a rival bid

21 Jul 2021

Brisbane picked to host 2032 Olympics without a rival bid

Brisbane was picked on Wednesday to host the 2032 Olympics, the inevitable winner of a one-city race steered by the IOC to avoid rival bids.

Ashes 2021/22 schedule announced: Australia to begin title-defense in Brisbane

19 May 2021

Ashes 2021/22 schedule announced: Australia to begin title-defense in Brisbane

Cricket Australia has announced the schedule for the Ashes 2021/22.

AUSvsIND: Brisbane Test in doubt after Queensland announces lockdown

08 Jan 2021

AUSvsIND: Brisbane Test in doubt after Queensland announces lockdown

The uncertainty around the Brisbane Test has been growing ever since Team India expressed dissension over quarantine rules.

Full Indian squad will travel to Sydney: Details here

03 Jan 2021

Full Indian squad will travel to Sydney: Details here

The Indian squad will be traveling to Sydney together on January 4 along with the support staff.

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: Brisbane at risk of losing fourth Test

03 Jan 2021

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: Brisbane at risk of losing fourth Test

The Gabba in Brisbane appears to be at risk of losing the fourth Test between Australia and India.

Sydney Thunder Women win WBBL 2020 title: Records broken

28 Nov 2020

Sydney Thunder Women win WBBL 2020 title: Records broken

Sydney Thunder Women overcame Melbourne Stars Women to win the Big Bash League 2020 title on Saturday.

BCCI slow in planning women's IPL: Lisa Sthalekar

22 Nov 2020

BCCI slow in planning women's IPL: Lisa Sthalekar

Former Australian captain Lisa Sthalekar believes women's cricket in India is lagging behind amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

ABD  to miss BBL, Mujeeb re-signs with Brisbane Heat

27 Oct 2020

ABD to miss BBL, Mujeeb re-signs with Brisbane Heat

South African superstar AB de Villiers will not participate in the upcoming Big Bash League as his wife is expecting birth of their third child.

IPL 2020: Overseas debutants who could have maximum influence

15 Sep 2020

IPL 2020: Overseas debutants who could have maximum influence

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League is all set to start from September 19 onwards in the UAE.

French Open 2020: Defending champion Ashleigh Barty pulls out

08 Sep 2020

French Open 2020: Defending champion Ashleigh Barty pulls out

World number one Ashleigh Barty, on Tuesday, announced that she won't defend her French Open crown due to coronavirus fears.

Player profile: Who is England batting sensation Tom Banton?

29 Aug 2020

Player profile: Who is England batting sensation Tom Banton?

21-year-old England batsman Tom Banton could be pivotal for Kolkata Knight Riders in the upcoming Indian Premier League 2020 season.

IPL 2020: DC rope in Ryan Harris as bowling coach

25 Aug 2020

IPL 2020: DC rope in Ryan Harris as bowling coach

Former Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris has been signed up by Delhi Capitals to be the team's bowling coach ahead of IPL 2020.

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

29 Apr 2020

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

Former opener Graeme Smith, who was named South Africa's Director of Cricket a few days earlier, has termed comments surrounding AB de Villiers as fake.

BBL 2019-20: These are the records that were broken

09 Feb 2020

BBL 2019-20: These are the records that were broken

The eighth edition of the Big Bash League (BBL) came to an end, with Sydney Sixers being crowned as the champions for the second time.

Michael Vaughan wants Tom Banton to skip IPL: Here's why

22 Jan 2020

Michael Vaughan wants Tom Banton to skip IPL: Here's why

Former England captain Michael Vaughan has urged young wicket-keeper batsman Tom Banton to withdraw from the upcoming IPL 2020.

Is AB de Villiers looking to play ODIs again?

17 Jan 2020

Is AB de Villiers looking to play ODIs again?

South Africa's swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers announced his retirement in 2018.

These overseas players can make their IPL debut this season

16 Jan 2020

These overseas players can make their IPL debut this season

The cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) is a platform, not only for Indian players to showcase their plethora of talents, but is equally the same for the overseas players as well.

AB de Villiers could return for the ICC World T20

14 Jan 2020

AB de Villiers could return for the ICC World T20

South Africa's dashing batsman AB de Villiers has said he would be interested in making an international comeback with an eye on the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in Australia.

Marcus Stoinis smashes 147* in BBL: List of records broken

12 Jan 2020

Marcus Stoinis smashes 147* in BBL: List of records broken

Melbourne Stars put up a dominating display, especially with the bat, as they beat Sydney Sixers by 44 runs in the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday.

Marcus Stoinis fined for making homophobic remark during BBL 2019-20

05 Jan 2020

Marcus Stoinis fined for making homophobic remark during BBL 2019-20

Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis has been fined for making a homophobic slur during the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL).

Lynn, Kyrgios to donate money to Australia bushfire victims

03 Jan 2020

Lynn, Kyrgios to donate money to Australia bushfire victims

Chris Lynn has pledged to donate 250 dollars for victims of bushfires raging around Australia.

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

29 Dec 2019

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

Australian pacer Peter Siddle has announced his retirement from international cricket after being released by Australia for the third Test against New Zealand.

Chris Lynn creates history in Big Bash League: Details here

22 Dec 2019

Chris Lynn creates history in Big Bash League: Details here

Swashbuckling batsman Chris Lynn scored a breezy 35-ball 94 for the Brisbane Heat against Sydney Sixers in the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) 2019-20 season.

Post blockbuster IPL deal, Glenn Maxwell slams 83 in BBL

20 Dec 2019

Post blockbuster IPL deal, Glenn Maxwell slams 83 in BBL

Glenn Maxwell showed why he is feared in the T20 format.

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

17 Dec 2019

Conversations have taken place: du Plessis on ABD's international return

South African cricket team captain Faf du Plessis had revealed on Monday that talks are going on between the country's cricket board (CSA) and AB de Villiers regarding the latter's return to the team before the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next year.

WBBL in numbers as Brisbane Heat defend title

08 Dec 2019

WBBL in numbers as Brisbane Heat defend title

Brisbane Heat trounced Adelaide Strikers to claim their second successive Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) title on Sunday.

1st Test, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

24 Nov 2019

1st Test, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

The Australian cricket team thrashed Pakistan by an innings and five runs to win the first Test match at the Gabba in Brisbane.

Dismissal of Rizwan sparks controversy in Australia-Pakistan Test: Details here

21 Nov 2019

Dismissal of Rizwan sparks controversy in Australia-Pakistan Test: Details here

The first day of the Australia-Pakistan Test match in Brisbane was marred by a controversy.

1st Test, Australia vs Pakistan: Preview, Dream11 and more

20 Nov 2019

1st Test, Australia vs Pakistan: Preview, Dream11 and more

Australia are set to take on Pakistan in the first Test of the two-match series, starting Thursday in Brisbane.

Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers sign Steve Smith

15 Nov 2019

Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers sign Steve Smith

Sydney Sixers managed to pull off the biggest coups in the Big Bash League (BBL) for the back end of the ninth edition.

Steyn targets World T20 after joining BBL side Melbourne Stars

09 Oct 2019

Steyn targets World T20 after joining BBL side Melbourne Stars

Dale Steyn joined Big Bash League franchise Melbourne Stars in order to revive his limited-overs career for South Africa.

BBL: AB de Villiers signs for Brisbane Heat

01 Oct 2019

BBL: AB de Villiers signs for Brisbane Heat

Former South African legend AB de Villiers is finally set to make his long-awaited Big Bash League (BBL) debut.

Australia's Darren Lehmann to coach BBL side Brisbane Heat

07 Mar 2019

Australia's Darren Lehmann to coach BBL side Brisbane Heat

Australia's Darren Lehmann had a difficult 12-month period after quitting as head coach of the national team in the wake of a ball-tampering scandal last year.

Australian Open 2019: Rafael Nadal ends campaign of Stefanos Tsitsipas

24 Jan 2019

Australian Open 2019: Rafael Nadal ends campaign of Stefanos Tsitsipas

Rafael Nadal came into the Australian Open 2019 after injury woes and a surgery.

Glenn Maxwell seeks 'catching tips' from woman cricketer Haidee Birkett

19 Jan 2019

Glenn Maxwell seeks 'catching tips' from woman cricketer Haidee Birkett

'Catches win matches' is an old saying in the world of cricket.

Australian Open 2019: Rafael Nadal ready to test new serve

12 Jan 2019

Australian Open 2019: Rafael Nadal ready to test new serve

Rafael Nadal is all set to test his new serve at the upcoming Australian Open 2019.

A new form of toss to be implemented in BBL

11 Dec 2018

A new form of toss to be implemented in BBL

The Big Bash League season 8 is all set to kick-off on December 19, when Brisbane Heat take on Adelaide Strikers.

India's Harmanpreet, Mandhana to feature in women's BBL

27 Nov 2018

India's Harmanpreet, Mandhana to feature in women's BBL

Indian women's cricket team's star players, Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana, are set to continue their stint with the Women's Big Bash League.

#IndiaInAustralia: Preview, TV listing and Dream XI of third T20I

25 Nov 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Preview, TV listing and Dream XI of third T20I

The Virat Kohli-led Team India will be keen to make amends against Australia in the third and final T20I, to be held on Sunday.

Filmmaker Nandita Das to be honored with FIAPF Award

23 Nov 2018

Filmmaker Nandita Das to be honored with FIAPF Award

Filmmaker Nandita Das will be honored with the FIAPF (French: Fédération Internationale des Associations de Producteurs de Films) Award at the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) in Brisbane, Australia.