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Coronavirus outbreak: T20I series between Australia and West Indies postponed

04 Aug 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: T20I series between Australia and West Indies postponed

Cricket Australia, on Tuesday, confirmed that the T20I series between Australia and West Indies has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

India-Australia rivalry equivalent to that of Ashes: Steve Waugh

10 Jul 2020

India-Australia rivalry equivalent to that of Ashes: Steve Waugh

Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh, on Friday, said the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is equivalent to Ashes series.

Mitchell Starc vs Trent Boult: Statistical comparison

30 Jun 2020

Mitchell Starc vs Trent Boult: Statistical comparison

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc is touted as the fastest among seam bowlers presently.

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Rohit Sharma in Test cricket?

21 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Rohit Sharma in Test cricket?

There is little doubt that Rohit Sharma is one the greatest limited-overs batsmen in modern day cricket.

Kohli has led Team India magnificently: Steve Smith

20 Jun 2020

Kohli has led Team India magnificently: Steve Smith

Australian batsman Steve Smith opened up on his off-field equation with Virat Kohli.

#ThisDayThatYear: England register the highest ever total in ODIs

19 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: England register the highest ever total in ODIs

On this day in 2018, England recorded the highest ever total in the history of One-Day Internationals (men's).

Happy Birthday Shane Watson: A look at his splendid feats

17 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Shane Watson: A look at his splendid feats

Former Australian cricketer Shane Watson turned 39 on Wednesday.

Nick Hockley replaces Kevin Roberts as interim CA chief executive

16 Jun 2020

Nick Hockley replaces Kevin Roberts as interim CA chief executive

Cricket Australia (CA) announced the departure of Kevin Roberts from its chief executive's role following an emergency board meeting, on Monday.

'Playing without fans will be tough', says Sachin Tendulkar

14 Jun 2020

'Playing without fans will be tough', says Sachin Tendulkar

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar believes players will find it difficult to play without the presence of spectators.

Jasprit Bumrah vs Pat Cummins: Statistical comparison (international cricket)

12 Jun 2020

Jasprit Bumrah vs Pat Cummins: Statistical comparison (international cricket)

Jasprit Bumrah has been the linchpin of Indian bowling attack across formats, ever since he burst on to the international circuit.

Australia could stage India Test series in presence of spectators

12 Jun 2020

Australia could stage India Test series in presence of spectators

The upcoming Test series between India and Australia could be held in the presence of spectators.

Australia's Sports Minister hopeful of conducting T20 WC this year

12 Jun 2020

Australia's Sports Minister hopeful of conducting T20 WC this year

Australia's Sports Minister Richard Colbeck, on Friday, said that the country is still hopeful of hosting the impending T20 World Cup.

Big Bash League could undergo these changes: Details here

10 Jun 2020

Big Bash League could undergo these changes: Details here

The Big Bash League could see a number of changes in the impending season.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will a revamped Australia trouble India Down Under?

09 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will a revamped Australia trouble India Down Under?

It has been over a year since Australia lost their first ever Test series to India at home.

Happy Birthday Andrew Symonds: His top five knocks

09 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Andrew Symonds: His top five knocks

Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds turned 45 on Tuesday.

Michael Clarke appointed Officer in Order of Australia

08 Jun 2020

Michael Clarke appointed Officer in Order of Australia

Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke was appointed an Officer (AO) in the Order of Australia.

Ian Chappell advocates Hardik Pandya's inclusion for Australia Test series

07 Jun 2020

Ian Chappell advocates Hardik Pandya's inclusion for Australia Test series

Australian veteran Ian Chappell believes India should include Hardik Pandya in the roaster for the impending Test series Down Under.

Aaron Finch responds to Michael Clarke's 'sucking up' comment

05 Jun 2020

Aaron Finch responds to Michael Clarke's 'sucking up' comment

Australia limited-overs skipper Aaron Finch shed light on Michael Clarke's comments on the 2018 India series, which ignited a huge controversy.

Happy birthday Steve Smith: His unique feats in Test cricket

02 Jun 2020

Happy birthday Steve Smith: His unique feats in Test cricket

Australian batting legend Steve Smith turned 31 on Tuesday.

India could play Test series Down Under at one venue

29 May 2020

India could play Test series Down Under at one venue

Cricket Australia (CA) CEO Kevin Roberts opened up on possible scenarios to host India in the upcoming season.

T20 World Cup schedule under high risk: Kevin Roberts

29 May 2020

T20 World Cup schedule under high risk: Kevin Roberts

Cricket Australia CEO Kevin Roberts believes the upcoming T20 World Cup is unlikely to be held this year, owing to the coronavirus pandemic.

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).