Cricket

Thu 27 Jun 2019

The watershed moment that put Australia on path to WC glory

The watershed moment that put Australia on path to WC glory

Australia has won 14 of its past 15 ODIs and is now favourite to win the World Cup; a situation it wouldn’t be in if it wasn’t for an act of defiance in March.

Tendulkar sues Aussie bat maker over unpaid millions

Tendulkar sues Aussie bat maker over unpaid millions

Sachin Tendulkar is suing an Aussie sporting goods manufacturer for allegedly failing to pay him millions of dollars under an exclusive licensing agreement.

England’s style lacks substance says Aussie great

England’s style lacks substance says Aussie great

Ricky Ponting suggests England’s freewheeling style that has been devastating in bilateral series is simply not designed to take pressure of tournament play.

Spooky graph predicts Cup boilover

Spooky graph predicts Cup boilover

After smashing New Zealand, Pakistan is dreaming of emulating its 1992 World Cup — and comparisons of its campaigns back it up.

‘We were wrong’: Kiwis’ giant Cup blunder

‘We were wrong’: Kiwis’ giant Cup blunder

New Zealand has admitted to a huge blunder at the Cricket World Cup as they suffered a reality check before their showdown with Australia.

Pakistan reviving memories of 1992 with bold, late run

Pakistan reviving memories of 1992 with bold, late run

After winning just one of their first five matches, Pakistan are suddenly right in World Cup semifinal calculations after a win over New Zealand

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Barty lords it up with Aussie cricketers

Barty lords it up with Aussie cricketers

With the start of Wimbledon just days away, French Open champion Ash Barty enjoyed a break from tennis to take in a World Cup game at Lord’s. And her timing...

World Cup defence built on the most solid foundation

premium_icon World Cup defence built on the most solid foundation

Is there a more reliable opening pair than Aaron Finch and David Warner; what to do with Adam Zampa; why so many run outs?

Windies legend ‘fine’ after being rushed to hospital

premium_icon Windies legend ‘fine’ after being rushed to hospital

Brian Lara reveals an over-vigorous gym session for the chest pain was the reason for his shock admission to hospital in India.

England Cup horror as Aussies reach final four

premium_icon England Cup horror as Aussies reach final four

Australia has confirmed its place in the World Cup semi-finals after beating England by 64 runs thanks to a five wicket haul from Jason Behrendorff

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