Category Archives: Cricket


Australia were caught off guard by South Africa for the second time in as many weeks, with five dropped catches and a catastrophic collapse in the batting line-up lost to the hosts during a rain-affected women’s day defeat. Four days Read more…


“T“The English are not a very spiritual people,” said George Bernard Shaw, “so they invented cricket to give them an idea of ​​eternity.” When Shaw said this, he had Test cricket in mind rather than modern shortened versions of the Read more…


Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature Ali Martin’s report Some additional reading direct from the ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium. Updated at 13.17 CET Right, that’ll be enough from me. India are all set up Read more…


It’s something old, something new for England in the second Test against India after Ben Stokes named his team on Thursday, 24 hours after the toss. Jimmy Anderson and the unused Shoaib Bashir attack in Visakhapatnam, while Mark Wood and Read more…


Beth Mooney rose from her hospital bed and scored a masterful 82 with the bat as Australia recovered from a shock T20 defeat to South Africa. The opener’s 55-ball knock helped Australia move past the visitors’ 162-7 with five wickets Read more…


Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature Time for me to leave the laptop, go for a walk and work out what the hell happened today. Thanks for your company, correspondence and expressions Read more…


Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature Day two report from the Gabba: James Wallace That’s it from us today, thanks to Martin Pegan for the early stint and do join us tomorrow Read more…


Brisbane has won its first Big Bash League title in 11 years after its group of late bloomers led the Heat to a 54-run victory over the Sydney Sixers in the final. The Heat defended their total of 8-166 and Read more…


Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell is being investigated by cricket bosses after an “incident” in Adelaide that led to him being taken to hospital. Just hours after he was ruled out of the upcoming one-day series due to “management”, it was Read more…


TThe most famous moment in the career of Australia’s greatest cricketer is his glorious failure. Don Bradman’s last innings duck in the fifth Ashes Test of 1948 at the Oval had little impact on the game. His team won by Read more…