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Marsh joins Australia’s World Cup as cover for Marcus Stoinis

Australia have called Mitch Marsh into their World Cup squad as cover for Marcus Stoinis. The all-rounder is receiving treatment for a side strain picked up while bowling in the loss to India on Sunday. Stoinis managed to return at the death to bowl while dealing with the problem, but has not trained in the […]

2019 Cricket World Cup guide: Australia

AT ONE point this year, you could have made a strong case that Australia were barely worth calling dark horses to retain their title, such had been their lack of form since lifting the trophy on home soil. Yet from 2-0 down away in India, the Australians produced a dramatic turnaround to win 3-2 and […]

Ex-Australia batsman Michael Slater removed from flight

Commentator issues apology to fellow passengers who were onboard plane

Steve Smith and David Warner make Australia returns ahead of Cricket World Cup

Disgraced Australia batting duo Steve Smith and David Warner are back in the international fold following their selection in The Baggy Greens’ preliminary squad for the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup. This key pair at the top of their country’s batting order were handed one-year bans by Cricket Australia for their part in the now […]

Derek Pringle takes the measure of Australia’s Ashes attack

Derek Pringle looks at how the Australia attack will transition from southern hemisphere wickets to England

Finch Could Be Australia’s Decisive Player In World Cup

Aaron Finch take a bow! His maiden ODI 1️⃣5️⃣0️⃣ has guided Australia home with eight wickets in hand. An unbelievable innings!#PAKvAUS SCORE 👇https://t.co/7hZcVUlmoC pic.twitter.com/pL1HsuIjY9 — ICC (@ICC) March 24, 2019 Australia are finding their form just at the right time in one-day international cricket ahead of the defence of their World Cup crown. The Baggy […]

Will Australia’s robust mentality ever return?

The end of March will be a significant date for Australian cricket as the bans of David Warner and Steve Smith officially come to an end. The pair have been out of the game for almost a year now after being found guilty of ball tampering during the second test against South Africa in Cape […]

Cricket Australia to offer free Tests tickets to fans after BBL match suffers power cut

26,000 fans had to go home after a power cut ended the BBL match prematurely

Can historic victory in Australia boost cricket’s popularity in India?

India’s cricket team started 2019 on the highest note possible, drawing with Australia at the Sidney Cricket Ground to win their first Test series Down Under since 1948. The Guardian noted that although the final day was a washout, Indian fans still came out in large numbers to mark the victory. Despite being the national sport, […]

Aaron Finch dropped by Australia for Sri Lanka Test series

Australia have named their Test squad for the home series against Sri Lanka, with Aaron Finch, both Marsh brothers and Peter Handscomb dropped. National selector Trevor Hohns has rung the changes following the team’s failure to live up to the standard of India, who clinched a maiden Test series victory in Australia with a draw […]

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