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 …

Murray-Darling Basin: Cricket match on nation’s driest pitch highlights worsening drought

Murray-Darling Basin: Cricket match on nation’s driest pitch highlights worsening drought

Updated April 14, 2018 07:03:46 Photo: Residents of Wilcannia participate in a game of cricket where the Darling River has run dry. (ABC News: Tim Lee) Related Story: ‘Our river is dying’: Small community fears for Darling’s future It has been so dry in recent months in western New South …

Here’s what Seven and Foxtel’s deal means for cricket fans and what you thought of the change

Here’s what Seven and Foxtel’s deal means for cricket fans and what you thought of the change

Posted April 13, 2018 19:06:27 Video: Cricket Australia say the new deal will see more cricket on free-to-air television than ever before. (Pic: AAP) (ABC News) Related Story: Cricket broadcast deal faces regulatory hurdles as ODIs head behind paywall Related Story: Nine signs $300m deal to wrestle Australian Open from …

Cricket coverage faces major shakeup with Seven and Foxtel winning TV rights battle

Cricket coverage faces major shakeup with Seven and Foxtel winning TV rights battle

Updated April 13, 2018 12:45:57 Photo: The deal gives Seven and Foxtel the rights to broadcast Tests and the high-rating T20 Big Bash League. (AAP: Dean Lewins) Related Story: Nine signs $300m deal to wrestle Australian Open from Seven Seven West Media has confirmed it has won the bidding war …

Cricket coverage faces major shakeup with Seven and Foxtel winning TV rights battle

Cricket coverage faces major shakeup with Seven and Foxtel winning TV rights battle

Updated April 13, 2018 11:07:51 Seven West Media has confirmed it has won the bidding war for Cricket Australia’s television rights. In a statement to the ASX, Seven said it had been informed its bid with pay-TV partner Foxtel had been successful. “Contracts are being finalised but are not yet …

Pioneers of Indigenous cricket set to be recognised as governing body vows to correct mistakes of past

Pioneers of Indigenous cricket set to be recognised as governing body vows to correct mistakes of past

Posted April 08, 2018 05:33:27 Photo: The 1988 team played against then-Prime Minister Bob Hawke before leaving for England. (Supplied: Helen Mulraney-Roll) Related Story: The first Australian sporting team to tour overseas was the First XI Aboriginal cricket team A 30-year reunion of Australia’s second all-Indigenous cricket team has given …

Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland has done an ‘outstanding’ job, chairman says

Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland has done an ‘outstanding’ job, chairman says

Updated April 06, 2018 15:55:41 Video: Cricket Australia announces review into culture of men’s team (ABC News) Related Story: What a year without Steve Smith means for Australia Related Story: David Warner accepts 12-month ban Cricket Australia (CA) chairman David Peever has shot down suggestions that chief executive James Sutherland’s …