Short ball concerns a beat-up: Smith
Steve Smith says the talk around his supposed short-ball struggles this summer were a “beat-up”, pointing to his long stints at the crease against New Zealand.
A sodden BBL derby, in which Sydney Thunder won after reaching 2-28 from 5.3 overs, has reignited debate over the best way to decide rain-affected games.
Rohit Sharma has the best average of any batsman against Australia in ODI matches and India will be desperate for him to play the series decider in Bangalore.
The Melbourne Stars have equalled the most amount of wins during a BBL regular season still with three more matches to come before finals.
The high-flying Melbourne Stars have racked up their 10th win of the BBL season, defending a small total against the Perth Scorchers at the MCG.
Australia are expected to select an unchanged line-up for their one-day series decider against India in Bangalore.
Indian opener Rohit Sharma has joined concussed wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant being as in doubt for Sunday’s decider with Australia, after hurting his shoulder.
South Africa quick Kagiso Rabada’s controversial one-match ban over his celebration of Joe Root’s dismissal is a concern for coach Mark Boucher.
Aaron Finch told Steve Smith he believed he was out of his crease before the third umpire controversially gave him out stumped in Australia’s loss to India.
South African fans face the mouth-watering prospect of AB de Villiers returning to international duties on the T20 format’s biggest stage.
A heart-to-heart with AB de Villiers and a resolve to back in his aggressive style spurred Phil Salt to his blistering knock against the Heat.
England’s Dom Bess has claimed 5-51 to reduce hosts South Africa to 6-208 and chasing 291 at stumps on three of the third Test.
Australia must beat India in Bangalore on Sunday to seal the one-day series after being beaten by 36 runs in Rajkot on Friday night.
South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada has been banned from playing in the last Test of the four-match series against England.
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“The year looked so promising for me.“ This is how Johnathon Bentancourt saw his future before doctors told him he had just a few months left to live.
The Hume Freeway is closed towards Melbourne, just outside of Wangaratta, due to a truck rollover. Emergency services are on site. Motorists are advised to detour at the Great Alpine road exit to get back on to the Hume Freeway. Northbound lanes...