Cricket

Wed 23 Jan 2019

Test bolter earns shock debut

Test bolter earns shock debut

Kurtis Patterson was only added to the Australian squad at the 11th hour, but now he’s officially earned his spot in the side ahead of the first Test.

Aussie skipper’s delight at classic Gabba deck

Aussie skipper’s delight at classic Gabba deck

Fast, bouncy and quintessentially Australian. That’s what Australian captain Tim Paine is hoping for from the Gabba wicket in the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Ponting pushing for Pucovski to play

Ponting pushing for Pucovski to play

Ricky Ponting believes now is the time for Will Pucovski to make his Test debut for Australia — as he heaped praise on the youngster.

King Kohli reigns supreme with awards clean sweep

King Kohli reigns supreme with awards clean sweep

India captain Virat Kohli has officially been crowned the world’s best cricketer in a historic clean sweep of the ICC’s three major awards.

Tue 22 Jan 2019

The Sri Lankan guns out to ruin  Australia

The Sri Lankan guns out to ruin Australia

It’s a Test series many expect Australia to win but Sri Lanka will be confident of claiming their first series victory on Australia soil.

Langer warns Khawaja ‘He needs to stand up’

Langer warns Khawaja ‘He needs to stand up’

Australia coach Justin Langer says star batsman Usman Khawaja realises he is out of form and needs a “great hundred” in the Test series against Sri Lanka.

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