Cricket

Sat 28 Nov 2020

It’s great to be back at the cricket

Premium Content It’s great to be back at the cricket

The drums were beating at the SCG, the bats were flashing and we even saw a good old-fashioned pitch invasion – summer has begun.

‘WTF!’: Security guard on Adani protest baffles cricket

‘WTF!’: Security guard on Adani protest baffles cricket

The first taste of international cricket for the season has started with a bizarre moment as security gave a leg-up to two protesters.

Fri 27 Nov 2020

Cracks appear: Kohli frustrated after star goes AWOL

Premium Content Cracks appear: Kohli frustrated after star goes AWOL

On the day of the first ODI not all is well in the Indian camp with Virat Kohli revealing his frustration at superstar Rohit Sharma going AWOL.

Wed 25 Nov 2020

How Test cricket became a prison sentence

Premium Content How Test cricket became a prison sentence

It’s the ultimate privilege to wear Australia’s baggy green cap, but now that honour is packing a mighty price in these challenging COVID-19 times.

Tue 24 Nov 2020

Why Warner’s captaincy ban is punishing only Australia

Premium Content Why Warner’s captaincy ban is punishing only Australia

The only one hurting now from Cricket Australia’s life ban on David Warner as a leader is the Big Bash competition. Ben Horne reveals the cost of his absence.

LJ Hooker League’s one-day format a big hit with players

Premium Content LJ Hooker League’s one-day format a big hit with players

THE format is proving fast, fun and exciting, according to the Far North Coast Cricket Council.

Mon 23 Nov 2020

Cricketer goes berserk in miracle final over

Cricketer goes berserk in miracle final over

Two crazy innings have emerged from the weekend’s local cricket action, including a simply bonkers final over miracle comeback.

Fri 20 Nov 2020

Look out India: Big-time Smith wants redemption

Premium Content Look out India: Big-time Smith wants redemption

An unhappy watcher of India’s series defeat of Australia while serving a ball-tampering ban, Steve Smith is out for revenge.

Cummins: How I’ll dethrone King Kohli

Premium Content Cummins: How I’ll dethrone King Kohli

He’s the speed demon who holds the key to unlocking the Indians, but does Pat Cummins have the answer to the Kohli conundrum?

Thu 19 Nov 2020

The fans blocking Smith’s return as Test captain

Premium Content The fans blocking Smith’s return as Test captain

A significant majority of the Australian public want Steve Smith to return as Test captain, and yet the vocal minority may get their way.

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