Ireland’s introduction to Test cricket after 144-year wait ruined by rain

Ireland’s introduction to Test cricket after 144-year wait ruined by rain

Posted May 12, 2018 13:32:32 Photo: More than 5,000 tickets were sold for Ireland’s first day of cricket but not a ball was bowled. (Reuters: Clodagh Kilcoyne) Related Story: Irish cricket on verge of Test status Ireland has had a wet welcome to Test cricket with the opening day of …

Indian cricket board rules out day-night Test match at Adelaide Oval

Indian cricket board rules out day-night Test match at Adelaide Oval

Posted May 08, 2018 15:52:22 Photo: Adelaide Oval hosted the first day-night Test in 2015. (AP Photo: Rick Rycroft) Related Story: Day-night India Test still up in the air as summer schedule revealed Related Story: India set to allow DRS for Australia series India’s cricket board has a reputation for …

David Warner and Cameron Bancroft considering cricket come-back in Top End

David Warner and Cameron Bancroft considering cricket come-back in Top End

Posted May 08, 2018 09:17:52 Photo: David Warner and Cameron Bancroft are in talks with NT Cricket. (ABC News: Lucy Marks) NT Cricket is hoping to lock in banned Australian players David Warner and Cameron Bancroft for the Strike League in July, which could see the pair make their return …

David Warner returns to the field after Cricket Australia ball-tampering saga

David Warner returns to the field after Cricket Australia ball-tampering saga

Updated May 06, 2018 13:41:45 Photo: In his first public appearance since the cricket scandal, Warner held a clinic for young girls in Darwin. (ABC News: Lucy Marks) Disgraced former cricketer David Warner is back on the pitch for the first time since the ball-tampering scandal that embroiled the Australian …

The principles of Justin Langer and what he brings to Australian cricket

The principles of Justin Langer and what he brings to Australian cricket

Posted May 03, 2018 18:37:22 Justin Langer often tells a story about the turning point in West Australian cricket, shortly after he became coach in 2012. It came in the hours following a Sheffield Shield game against South Australia at Adelaide Oval, when the Warriors claimed an incredible final-day victory. …

Justin Langer named as new Australian men’s cricket coach, replacing Darren Lehmann

Justin Langer named as new Australian men’s cricket coach, replacing Darren Lehmann

Updated May 03, 2018 07:47:00 Photo: Cricket Australia have put an end to speculation, naming Justin Langer as the new Australian coach across all formats of the game. (AAP: Tony McDonough) Cricket Australia has confirmed Western Australia coach and former Test batsman Justin Langer as the new man in charge …

Cricket Australia reveals summer schedule, with questions over an Adelaide day-night Test against India

Cricket Australia reveals summer schedule, with questions over an Adelaide day-night Test against India

Posted April 30, 2018 13:54:45 Photo: Australia will play India in a Test in early December, but Cricket Australia cannot confirm whether it will be a day-night game or not. (AAP Image: David Mariuz, file photo) Cricket Australia (CA) is still hoping it can persuade India the opening match of …

Who will be the next Australian cricket coach — Justin Langer, Jason Gillespie or Ricky Ponting?

Who will be the next Australian cricket coach — Justin Langer, Jason Gillespie or Ricky Ponting?

By Steve Wilson Posted April 20, 2018 16:06:55 Photo: Justin Langer has emerged as the leading contender to replace Darren Lehmann as Australia’s head coach. (AAP: Tony McDonough) The head coach’s seat in the Australian cricket team dugout is currently vacant. The fallout from the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa …

England plans 100-ball cricket format, including a 10-ball over, as quicker alternative to Twenty20

England plans 100-ball cricket format, including a 10-ball over, as quicker alternative to Twenty20

Posted April 20, 2018 10:43:20 Photo: England’s proposed “The Hundred” format would be run alongside its existing domestic Twenty20 competition. (Reuters/Action Images: Andrew Boyers) Twenty20 cricket has long been billed as a saviour format for the sport, but there is talk in the UK of shortening the format even further. …

James Sutherland’s message to Australian cricket fans who can’t afford pay TV – video | Sport

In Sydney, James Sutherland responds to a question from a journalist after announcing Cricket Australia has signed off on a landmark $1.182bn, six-year broadcast rights deal with Fox Sports and the Seven Network. Sutherland is asked what he would say to Australians who can’t afford Foxtel but wanted to watch …