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Mitchell Starc vouches for relaxations in ball-tampering rule

26 May 2020

Mitchell Starc vouches for relaxations in ball-tampering rule

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc believes the game of cricket will become tedious for bowlers if ball-tampering rules are not relaxed.

'No saliva' rule will be hard to accept: Brett Lee

23 May 2020

'No saliva' rule will be hard to accept: Brett Lee

The ICC Cricket Committee recently recommended restricting the use of saliva on the ball, thereby putting an end to a number of speculations.

Australia need to outwit Pujara: Pat Cummins

23 May 2020

Australia need to outwit Pujara: Pat Cummins

Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins believes Cheteshwar Pujara will be a potential threat for the bowlers when India tour Down Under for the Test series.

Cricket boards should stop sending players to IPL: Allan Border

22 May 2020

Cricket boards should stop sending players to IPL: Allan Border

Former Australian skipper Allan Border believes the Indian Premier League (IPL) should not be given precedence over the T20 World Cup.

Cricket Australia hopeful of hosting India later in the year

22 May 2020

Cricket Australia hopeful of hosting India later in the year

Cricket Australia chief executive Kevin Roberts revealed the plans to host India for a Test series, are on.

Cummins calls for alternatives of saliva usage

20 May 2020

Cummins calls for alternatives of saliva usage

Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins has sought an alternative as the ICC committee plans to ban saliva usage.

Australia set for action as competitive cricket returns

17 May 2020

Australia set for action as competitive cricket returns

Competitive cricket is all set to resume in Australia for the first time since coronavirus pandemic caused disruption.

Smith nowhere close to Kohli: Kevin Pietersen

16 May 2020

Smith nowhere close to Kohli: Kevin Pietersen

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen voiced his opinion on the 'Kohli vs Smith' debate.

World Cup 2023 the ultimate goal for David Warner

13 May 2020

World Cup 2023 the ultimate goal for David Warner

Australian opener David Warner believes he is at the pinnacle of his career at the moment.

Ian Chappell's take on changing ball-tampering and lbw laws

10 May 2020

Ian Chappell's take on changing ball-tampering and lbw laws

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell believes both ball-tampering and lbw laws need to be reconstructed.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Australia could win maiden T20 WC title

09 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why Australia could win maiden T20 WC title

With the return of marquee players, Australia finally look like a complete side.

Happy Birthday, Pat Cummins: Unknown facts about the Australian seamer

08 May 2020

Happy Birthday, Pat Cummins: Unknown facts about the Australian seamer

Australian seamer Pat Cummins is deemed one of the greatest fast bowlers in modern day cricket.

David Warner opens up on 'Kohli vs Smith' debate

06 May 2020

David Warner opens up on 'Kohli vs Smith' debate

Australian opener David Warner voiced his opinion on the long-standing 'Kohli vs Smith' debate.

Usman Khawaja feels he is one of Australia's best batsmen

03 May 2020

Usman Khawaja feels he is one of Australia's best batsmen

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja expressed his disappointment after he was excluded from the central contract list.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Australia restrict use of saliva, sweat to shine ball

01 May 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Australia restrict use of saliva, sweat to shine ball

Australia have restricted the usage of saliva and body sweat to shine the ball, in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

#ThisDayThatYear: Sachin Tendulkar's Desert Storm torments Australia

22 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Sachin Tendulkar's Desert Storm torments Australia

The 1998 tri-series featuring Australia, India and New Zealand was duly dominated by the Aussies.

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of South Africa tour: Here's why

12 Feb 2020

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of South Africa tour: Here's why

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has been ruled out of the upcoming limited-overs tour of South Africa, later, this month, owing to a surgery he is scheduled to undergo on his left elbow.

D'Arcy Short replaces Sean Abbott for India ODIs: Details here

30 Dec 2019

D'Arcy Short replaces Sean Abbott for India ODIs: Details here

Australia were forced to make a change in the squad for their upcoming three-match ODI series against India, starting January 14.

ICC could make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023: Details here

30 Dec 2019

ICC could make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023: Details here

The introduction of T20 has severely impacted the popularity of the longest format of the game (Test cricket).

Australia announce Test squad for New Zealand series: Details here

04 Dec 2019

Australia announce Test squad for New Zealand series: Details here

Australia have announced their 13-member squad for the upcoming three-Test series against New Zealand, to be held from December 12.

Why is Ian Chappell furious with Steve Smith?

02 Dec 2019

Why is Ian Chappell furious with Steve Smith?

Former Australian cricketer Ian Chappell is unhappy with Steve Smith of late, especially during the ongoing second Test (Day-Night) against Pakistan in Adelaide.

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

30 Nov 2019

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

Australian swashbuckling opener David Warner scored an impressive triple century on Day 2 of the second Test (Day-Night) in Adelaide on Sunday.

George Bailey to become full-time Australian national selector: Details here

27 Nov 2019

George Bailey to become full-time Australian national selector: Details here

Former Australian skipper George Bailey would take on the role of the national selector, replacing Greg Chappell, following the conclusion of the upcoming season of Big Bash League (BBL).

How can Australia overcome India in 2022? Justin Langer remarks

15 Nov 2019

How can Australia overcome India in 2022? Justin Langer remarks

While Australia will be targeting a healthy performance against a struggling Pakistan, head coach Justin Langer is eyeing a bigger and distant target.

Langer makes huge claim regarding Smith's Australia captaincy

13 Oct 2019

Langer makes huge claim regarding Smith's Australia captaincy

Australian batsman Steve Smith has been in a phenomenal form recently, especially following his run-scoring spree in Ashes 2019.

Ashton Turner ruled out with a broken finger: Details here

30 Sep 2019

Ashton Turner ruled out with a broken finger: Details here

Australian all-rounder Ashton Turner has been ruled out for four to six weeks after sustaining a broken finger during training at the Marsh Cup.

Afridi names his Fab Four, doesn't include Kane Williamson

21 Sep 2019

Afridi names his Fab Four, doesn't include Kane Williamson

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi is considered as one of the modern-day legends of the game.

Steve Smith is unhappy despite record-breaking Ashes: Here's why

16 Sep 2019

Steve Smith is unhappy despite record-breaking Ashes: Here's why

Australian batsman Steve Smith was on a record-breaking spree in the just-concluded Ashes. His run was compared with a number of greats of all time.

A look at Steve Smith's records following 27th Test fifty

13 Sep 2019

A look at Steve Smith's records following 27th Test fifty

Australian batsman Steve Smith scored his 27th fifty on Day 2 of the fifth and final Test of The Ashes 2019 at The Oval in London on Friday.

Ashes: Here's why Geoffrey Boycott is disappointed with Joe Root

11 Sep 2019

Ashes: Here's why Geoffrey Boycott is disappointed with Joe Root

England have failed to regain the urn after succumbing to a 185-run loss to Australia in the fourth Test of the ongoing Ashes.

Here are the most brutal sledgings in cricket

11 Sep 2019

Here are the most brutal sledgings in cricket

Cricket is considered as the sport of gentlemen.

Warner tampered the ball even in First-class cricket: Cook

10 Sep 2019

Warner tampered the ball even in First-class cricket: Cook

Sir Alastair Cook continues to enjoy First-class cricket post his international retirement.

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

07 Sep 2019

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate format of the game.

Steve Smith goes past Virat Kohli with 26th Test century

05 Sep 2019

Steve Smith goes past Virat Kohli with 26th Test century

Australian batsman Steve Smith played another prolific innings as he slammed his 26th Test century in the ongoing fourth Test against England on Thursday.

Remember these funny moments in cricket?

04 Sep 2019

Remember these funny moments in cricket?

Cricket is strongly considered the game of gentlemen.

Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

03 Sep 2019

Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

The hide and seek game between Australia's Steve Smith and Indian skipper Virat Kohli continues, as both fight for the top spot in the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

Remember these top fourth innings knock in Test cricket?

02 Sep 2019

Remember these top fourth innings knock in Test cricket?

Test cricket is the most gruelling format, but what makes it exciting is the willingness to fight until the fourth innings.

Ashes: Jofra Archer confident of England's win- Here's why

29 Aug 2019

Ashes: Jofra Archer confident of England's win- Here's why

Three Tests have gone, but the ongoing Ashes 2019 sees the deadlock still intact with one apiece between England and Australia.

Jack Leach to get free glasses for life: Here's how

26 Aug 2019

Jack Leach to get free glasses for life: Here's how

English spinner Jack Leach would be given free glasses for life by the official sponsor of 2019 Ashes, Specsavers.

Steve Smith ruled out of Headingley Ashes Test: Details here

20 Aug 2019

Steve Smith ruled out of Headingley Ashes Test: Details here

Australian batsman Steve Smith has been ruled out of the upcoming Headingley Test of the ongoing Ashes 2019, due to concussion.