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