Kevin Roberts has resigned from his role as CEO of Cricket Australia following mass criticism over his handling of the coronavirus. He was spoken of negatively due to his cost-cutting measures, which including asking all of his staff to take a pay cut of 80%. Roberts was given the position of CEO in October of […]
By Sam Dalling Next time Tom Kohler-Cadmore steps foot in a Headingley dressing room, one man will be conspicuous by his absence. Having been part of the furniture for almost two decades, last week it was announced that former England star Tim Bresnan will leave his boyhood club. Since making his First Class bow back […]
Cricket Australia is placing the majority of its employees on furlough until the end of June with staff being asked to take a big cut in wages. From April 27 most staff will be on heavily reduced pay – an 80% or equivalent cut – as CA prepares itself for a drastic drop in revenue […]
Many had expected Holland to feature in the squad as a back-up spinner to Nathan Lyon however those responsibilities have been handed to Marnus Labuschagne.
Ali, 32, has already played in a home Ashes series once before and appeared to be the target of a pre-conceived Australian plan to attack the spinner.
The draw ensures that Australia will retain the Ashes as they lead the multi-format series 8-2.
The series is expected to feature both four-day games and one-day games as England Lions renew their rivalry with Australia A.
“Nathan has a lot to say a lot of the time, so for me you just take it with a pinch of salt. It might be a way of taking pressure off himself and his team.”
Australia have seen Shaun Marsh ruled out of their World Cup squad as he and Glenn Maxwell suffered injuries during a net session. The pair were taken to hospital for scans after the blows. Shaun Marsh, who has already been replaced in the squad by wicket-keeper batsman Peter Handscomb, suffered a fractured forearm after a […]
Australia’s Pat Cummins discusses importance of India series to Australia’s revival.