Tag: Australia

Australia suffer major blow ahead of Test series

Australia suffered a big blow Saturday with star fast-bowler Josh Hazlewood ruled out of their two upcoming Tests against Sri Lanka with a back injury, and Jhye Richardson replacing him. The vice-captain has hurt the same part of his back Read More

Australia refuses to tour Pakistan, PCB insists discussions are 'open'

Pakistan Cricket Board has been told Australia won’t be coming to Pakistan this time around, but Cricket Australia insists it is open to the idea of a return in the future. However the PCB maintains the matter isn’t yet closed, Read More

Australia beats India by 34 runs in first ODI in Sydney

Australia’s reserve pacemen and recalled batsmen beat India by 34 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground, where Rohit Sharma scored 133 but couldn’t overhaul the hosts’ 288-5 in the one-day international series opener. Usman Khawaja scored 59 during his first Read More

Australia stumble after solid start in Sydney

Australia’s batting woes returned on the third day of the fourth test on Saturday with the home side slumping to 236 for six when bad light and rain brought an early end to their response to India’s mammoth first-innings tally. Read More

Australia Test cricketer Khawaja's brother re-arrested

The brother of Australian Test cricketer Usman Khawaja has been charged with trying to influence a witness over a case where he allegedly framed a love rival with a fake terror plot, police said on Friday. Arsalan Khawaja was released Read More

Australia cricket chief open to four-day Tests

Australia´s new cricket chief says he is open to the idea of trialling four-day Test matches to boost waning popularity of the red ball game. The International Cricket Council approved the experimental concept last year in a bid to ensure Read More

Australia to face Bosnians in Adelaide Davis Cup tie

Australia will attempt to qualify for a revamped Davis Cup that they bitterly opposed against Bosnia and Herzegovina on hard courts in Adelaide in February, it was announced Thursday. Under a new format controversially adopted by the International Tennis Federation Read More