He's the talk of Aussie cricket, but there doesn’t seem to be any room for Cameron Green in a settled Australian ODI side for the first match against India on Friday.
Will Pucovski will open if he debuts at Adelaide Oval but the middle order may yet prove the young gun’s best hope of grabbing a baggy green.
The result of Perth’s semi-final clash against the Melbourne Stars tonight could determine more fate for Nicole Bolton than her teammates.
Mick Molloy padded up to reprise his cricket-playing glory days for Channel 7’s The Front Bar. He wasn’t expecting to be bowled over.
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The enormous expectation surrounding Perth’s star-studded new opening duo has lived up to the hype, with Beth Mooney and Sophie Devine named in the Women’s Big Bash team of the tournament.
If Australia are to win the one major trophy that currently eludes them then they must make Glenn Maxwell the focal point of their T20 squad, says Andrew Symonds.
World’s best batsman Steve Smith has revealed a training breakthrough has him feeling like his old self at the crease for the first time since cricket’s COVID break.
David Warner’s Big Bash League return won’t come while he’s still playing for Australia despite the opening batsman claiming star power is more crucial to the competition’s success than rule changes.
While the Aussies will start the India series 0-0, Adam Gilchrist says they can get a psychological edge before a ball is bowled.
Former captain Brendon McCullum says New Zealand's chase for success in Test and ODI cricket has come at the expense of the side's T20 results.
Big Bash is back in Perth and Sheffield Shield could follow, with WACA boss Christina Matthews optimistic about the State’s chances of hosting first-class cricket this summer.
Western Australia won't miss out on cricket altogether this summer with five Big Bash League matches to be held at Perth's Optus Stadium.
Friday looms as D-day for Mitch Marsh, who remains ‘hopeful’ he will feature for Australia ‘A’ against the touring Indians next month.
Professional cricket will return to Perth in January after the Scorchers were granted four consecutive games at Optus Stadium to bring in the New Year.
David Warner claimed Joe Burns has done enough to stay on as his opening partner but insisted he’ll embrace uncapped prodigy Will Pucovski if selected.
Australia’s one-day batting order will remain a work in progress this summer as they build towards the 2023 World Cup.
Former Australian Test all-rounder Andrew Symonds says huge hype is putting a lot of pressure on Cameron Green, leaving him vulnerable if thrown in against India.
Perth Scorchers captain Sophie Devine is confident she’ll be able to bowl in Wednesday’s must-win semifinal against Melbourne Stars at North Sydney Oval.
Aaron Finch has hit reset and Steve Smith is bracing for a short-pitched salvo as two of Australia’s best batsmen seek to bounce back from quiet Indian Premier League campaigns.
Perth Scorchers coach Adam Voges says he fears the new rules implemented in the Big Bash League will overcomplicate the Twenty20 competition.
Perth Scorchers’ finals chances are hanging by a thread after they lost to Adelaide Strikers by three-runs in a final over thriller at North Sydney Oval today.
The tale of how the century-old archive became available is as compelling as a good detective novel but required Wally Edwards’ generosity to return to Australia.
Slammed as “gimmicks” and “science experiments” by legends Shane Watson and Ricky Ponting, the new BBL rule changes have at least one fan - Marcus Stoinis.
Cricket fans will return to the MCG for the Boxing Day Test, but there will be some big changes for punters.
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