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Ashes 2019 | Australia vs England second Test day four LIVE: cricket match score, updates, TV start time, dates, squad, results, fixtures from Lord's, London - The Sydney Morning Herald
  1. Ashes 2019 | Australia vs England second Test day four LIVE: cricket match score, updates, TV start time, dates, squad, results, fixtures from Lord's, London  The Sydney Morning Herald
  2. cricket news Smith returns to field to guide Australia to 250  Eurosport.com AU
  3. The Ashes: Justin Langer is turning Australian cricket away from stubbornness in pursuit of away win  ABC News
  4. England vs Australia  Sky Sports
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The little-known influence that American baseball played on Australian cricket - ABC News
The little-known influence that American baseball played on Australian cricket  ABC News

First introduced on the Victorian goldfields among American miners, the story of baseball has long been intertwined with that of Australian cricket. In fact, one ...


Smith v Archer: 'edge of seat' battle for the ages - Wide World of Sports
Smith v Archer: 'edge of seat' battle for the ages  Wide World of Sports

In one of the most enthralling hours of Test cricket in recent memory, ex-Australian cricketer Lisa Sthalekar has hailed the 'Smith v Archer' battle as one of the ...


Shastri reappointed as India coach - cricket.com.au
Shastri reappointed as India coach  cricket.com.au

Former Test batter stays on as head coach, BCCI confirms, pipping Mike Hesson and Tom Moody for the post.


Cricket 2019: India defeat West Indies, Virat Kohli century, 20,000 runs in decade - NEWS.com.au
Cricket 2019: India defeat West Indies, Virat Kohli century, 20,000 runs in decade  NEWS.com.au

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has broken new ground in cricket, becoming the first batsman to hit 20000 international runs in a decade.


Women's T20 cricket added to 2022 Commonwealth Games - The Age
Women's T20 cricket added to 2022 Commonwealth Games  The Age

Cricket is set to return to the Commonwealth Games after a 24-year absence, with organisers confirming that the program for Birmingham 2022 will include a ...


Proteas respond to Steyn tweets after non-selection - cricket.com.au
Proteas respond to Steyn tweets after non-selection  cricket.com.au

Cricket South Africa say veteran fast bowler is 'not medically ready' for next month's T20 series in India.


Gone the full hog: Cricket club introduces vegan ball - Fox Sports
Gone the full hog: Cricket club introduces vegan ball  Fox Sports

WG Grace and Don Bradman may be spinning in their graves at the news an English cricket club have switched to using a vegan ball from the traditional leather ...


Day-night Test future in the dark - cricket.com.au
Day-night Test future in the dark  cricket.com.au

With no pink-ball Tests on the international schedule after this summer, there is a diminishing appetite for the concept beyond Australia's shores.


Lt Col MS Dhoni plays cricket with kids in Leh, picture goes viral - The Cricket Times
Lt Col MS Dhoni plays cricket with kids in Leh, picture goes viral  The Cricket Times

Lieutenant Colonel MS Dhoni has completed his two-week stint with the Indian Territorial Army. He had joined the 106 TA Battalion (Para) in Jammu and ...


'Athletes are in this together': Cricketers urged to make brain pledge - Sydney Morning Herald
'Athletes are in this together': Cricketers urged to make brain pledge  Sydney Morning Herald

Concussion Legacy Foundation chief executive Chris Nowinski has urged cricketers to consider pledging to donate their brain as the sport starts a landmark ...


Domingo signs on to coach Bangladesh - cricket.com.au
Domingo signs on to coach Bangladesh  cricket.com.au

Former South Africa coach netted by Bangladesh board for immediate start ahead of Test series against Afghanistan.


Why cricket should go Olympic - this time for real - The Roar
Why cricket should go Olympic - this time for real  The Roar

Cricket is planning a run at the Olympics again. But is it just wishful thinking from administrators or could it actually happen this time? Either way, I believe it has ...


Cricket legend Steve Waugh looks at Australia's Ashes chances - ABC News
Cricket legend Steve Waugh looks at Australia's Ashes chances  ABC News

After a stunning Australian victory at the first men's Ashes Test, coach Justin Langer says he's taking nothing for granted leading into the second Test at Lords.


Ashes 2019: Moeen Ali takes break from cricket after Ashes axing - Fox Sports
Ashes 2019: Moeen Ali takes break from cricket after Ashes axing  Fox Sports

England all-rounder Moeen Ali will take a “short break” from cricket after being dropped from the squad to face Australia in the second Ashes Test this week.


A saint, a cricket captain and a former premier: Metro Tunnel project to break ground - The Age
A saint, a cricket captain and a former premier: Metro Tunnel project to break ground  The Age

A Catholic saint, an Australian cricket captain and a former Victorian premier. They may seem a bit of a motley crew, but all three now have something equally ...


Cricket Australia transgender policy announced - NEWS.com.au
Cricket Australia transgender policy announced  NEWS.com.au

A policy that ensures transgender and gender-diverse people can play cricket at the highest level in Australia has been announced by the sport's national ...


Justin Langer and Tim Paine turned Australian cricket team's culture around, Steve Waugh says - ABC News
Justin Langer and Tim Paine turned Australian cricket team's culture around, Steve Waugh says  ABC News

Test cricket great Steve Waugh says the current Australian team has undergone a cultural shift since the sandpaper cheating scandal in South Africa in March ...


Watling carries Kiwis on see-sawing third day - cricket.com.au
Watling carries Kiwis on see-sawing third day  cricket.com.au

New Zealand take upper hand after fighting back from early wobble in second innings, as Sri Lanka rue dropped chances.


Microchipped cricket ball may soon help umpires in Big Bash League - Sydney Morning Herald
Microchipped cricket ball may soon help umpires in Big Bash League  Sydney Morning Herald

A cricket ball with an embedded microchip could be the latest innovation to hit the Big Bash League this summer, with Kookaburra also keen to see it used at ...


Cricket umpire hit by ball in match dies in hospital - BBC News
Cricket umpire hit by ball in match dies in hospital  BBC News

John Williams dies in hospital, one month after being hit while umpiring an amateur match.


Steyn's Proteas T20 snub could open door for BBL berth - cricket.com.au
Steyn's Proteas T20 snub could open door for BBL berth  cricket.com.au

After being miffed at his omission from South Africa's T20 squad, the legendary paceman could be hot property for Big Bash clubs.


Former NZ skipper takes on IPL coaching job - cricket.com.au
Former NZ skipper takes on IPL coaching job  cricket.com.au

Brendon McCullum named Kolkata Knight Riders' new coach after announcing his retirement earlier this month.


Sri Lanka mull playing Test cricket in Pakistan | ESPNcricinfo.com - ESPNcricinfo
Sri Lanka mull playing Test cricket in Pakistan | ESPNcricinfo.com  ESPNcricinfo

Test cricket might just return to Pakistan later this year. Sri Lanka could be open to playing at least one Test in the country, after a security delegation visited ...


Steve Smith's batting shows textbook cricket isn't for everyone — but the basics still apply - ABC News
Steve Smith's batting shows textbook cricket isn't for everyone — but the basics still apply  ABC News

Could Steve Smith be leading a revolution in the art of quirky batting? His unusual but highly effective style has England's cricketers stumped and the purists ...


Cricket Australia launches transgender and gender diversity policy - The Age
Cricket Australia launches transgender and gender diversity policy  The Age

Cricket Australia has finalised its first transgender policy. Elite female cricketers will be required to have blood testosterone levels maintained below a threshold ...


Cricket: Australia vs Worcester tour match | Travis Head, Josh Hazlewood star - NEWS.com.au
Cricket: Australia vs Worcester tour match | Travis Head, Josh Hazlewood star  NEWS.com.au

Steve Smith remains peerless but Travis Head has emerged as Australia's other form batsman on their Ashes tour, producing an unbeaten ton in the former ...


Tom Banton sends England wild: Cricket freak scores Vitality Blast century - NEWS.com.au
Tom Banton sends England wild: Cricket freak scores Vitality Blast century  NEWS.com.au

England is still basking in the glow of its first ever World Cup triumph and Tom Banton may be the man to lead the country to more silverware in the T20 ...


NCN joins Perth exodus, Thunder name new skipper - cricket.com.au
NCN joins Perth exodus, Thunder name new skipper  cricket.com.au

Three more WA products leave the Perth Scorchers set-up for BBL|09 while Callum Ferguson takes over as Thunder captain. Louis Cameron. 15 August 2019 ...


Historic call: Concussion subs approved for all international cricket - Sydney Morning Herald
Historic call: Concussion subs approved for all international cricket  Sydney Morning Herald

A vocal critic of cricket's handling of concussion has welcomed the move by the sport's governing body to introduce concussion substitutes for all international ...


Cricket Video 2019 | Peter FitzSimons | Australia needs Steve Smith: 5 Mins with Fitzy - Wide World of Sports
Cricket Video 2019 | Peter FitzSimons | Australia needs Steve Smith: 5 Mins with Fitzy  Wide World of Sports

Sport Sundays' Peter FitzSimons shares his thoughts on the biggest and best topics making headlines in the sporting arena.


Caught out: Cricket's inflated playing numbers revealed - Sydney Morning Herald
Caught out: Cricket's inflated playing numbers revealed  Sydney Morning Herald

The number of registered club cricketers is less than half what Cricket Australia claims, a Sun-Herald investigation has shown.


Remembering cricket in 47 degrees - Sportstar
Remembering cricket in 47 degrees  Sportstar

Actor Aditya Lakhia who rose to prominence portraying the role of Kachra — the spin bowler — in the movie Lagaan talks about his favourite moments in cricket, ...


Cricket WAGs put wars behind them, with new focus on happy First XI families - Daily Telegraph
Cricket WAGs put wars behind them, with new focus on happy First XI families  Daily Telegraph

David Warner was on dad duty, wandering around Londons city centre with his new baby Isla as the Australian cricket team welcomed families ahead of the ...


Australia-bound Black Caps could be Test cricket's No.1 - cricket.com.au
Australia-bound Black Caps could be Test cricket's No.1  cricket.com.au

Kiwis could snag top spot on the Test rankings for the first time ahead of their tour of Australia this summer.


Bangladesh news Russell Domingo named Bangladesh head coach 17 Aug 19 - International Cricket Council
Bangladesh news Russell Domingo named Bangladesh head coach 17 Aug 19  International Cricket Council

The Bangladesh Cricket Board have appointed South African Russell Domingo as the head coach of the national team on a two-year contract.


Cricket Australia tour match vs Worcestershire: Ashes hopefuls’ late push spoiled by weather - Fox Sports
Cricket Australia tour match vs Worcestershire: Ashes hopefuls’ late push spoiled by weather  Fox Sports

Mitch Marsh enjoyed some time in the middle and Marcus Harris fell for 67 as wet weather brought a premature end to the final day of Australia's Ashes tour ...


Ellyse Perry rises from star cricketer to hottest property on the sport's global stage - ABC News
Ellyse Perry rises from star cricketer to hottest property on the sport's global stage  ABC News

If you thought Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson or Shakib Al Hasan was currently the world's most valuable cricketer, think again — an Aussie star is now the most ...


Ponting lauds Smith, calls for neutral umpire change - cricket.com.au
Ponting lauds Smith, calls for neutral umpire change  cricket.com.au

Former Test skipper says Steve Smith's century 'speaks volumes of him as a person'; adds the future of neutral umpires will be discussed at the next MCC ...


Lord's work has Langer in silent contemplation - cricket.com.au
Lord's work has Langer in silent contemplation  cricket.com.au

Australia coach knows his final XI for second Test but is keeping it under wraps as the mind games step up ahead of action resuming. Andrew Ramsey at Lord's.


'This is crazy': Hempenstall's return to the big leagues - cricket.com.au
'This is crazy': Hempenstall's return to the big leagues  cricket.com.au

Kath Hempenstall may have fallen out of the system, but she never fell out of love with the game so after a four-year hiatus, she's back among the WBBL.


Smart ball unlikely to feature in this summer's Big Bash - cricket.com.au
Smart ball unlikely to feature in this summer's Big Bash  cricket.com.au

Cricket Australia are encouraged by the development of the 'SmartBall', but believe more testing is required before it can be used in domestic tournaments.


Johnson backs Aussie bowling change for Lord's - cricket.com.au
Johnson backs Aussie bowling change for Lord's  cricket.com.au

Australia's left-arm tearaway lists the one player he says must come in for Lord's, and the one Australia cannot afford to drop.


MCC offers soft signal for Test umpire shake-up - cricket.com.au
MCC offers soft signal for Test umpire shake-up  cricket.com.au

Influential World Cricket committee says more elite umpires the answer rather than using current top officials in home series.


Unlikely cricket sensation wins big-name fans – and his fair share of critics - The New Daily
Unlikely cricket sensation wins big-name fans – and his fair share of critics  The New Daily

A 40-year-old Transylvanian bodyguard has become the world's latest cricket sensation after video of his bowling went viral on social media.


The Hundred: Shane Warne’s Ed Sheeran pledge for new Lord’s team - Fox Sports
The Hundred: Shane Warne’s Ed Sheeran pledge for new Lord’s team  Fox Sports

Shane Warne plans to get pop star Ed Sheeran involved in the Hundred when he takes over the Lord's-based cricket team.


The Legendary Robelinda2 Has Synched Up 12th Man Commentary With Actual Cricket Dismissals - Triple M
The Legendary Robelinda2 Has Synched Up 12th Man Commentary With Actual Cricket Dismissals  Triple M

Legendary cricket YouTuber Robelinda2 has synched up some commentary from Billy Birmingham's iconic 12th Man piss-takes with the real life dismissals that ...


Female cricketers who object to playing alongside transgender athletes should find another sport, says former Australian captain - Macquarie Sports Radio
Female cricketers who object to playing alongside transgender athletes should find another sport, says former Australian captain  Macquarie Sports Radio

EXCLUSIVE: Former Australian cricket captain Alex Blackwell says female players who do not want to play alongside a transgender athlete should find another ...


Cricket: Shane Warne excited to coach in 100-ball competition - The New Daily
Cricket: Shane Warne excited to coach in 100-ball competition  The New Daily

Shane Warne has likened the Hundred, a new competition being launched by the England and Wales Cricket Board, to the Indian Premier League after signing ...


The Ashes cricket end of day scores: England vs Australia 2nd Test, Day 2 live scores, highlights, blog - The Roar
The Ashes cricket end of day scores: England vs Australia 2nd Test, Day 2 live scores, highlights, blog  The Roar

Day recap: Australia have taken narrow honours on Day 2 of the second Ashes Test at Lord's, with the tourists knocking England over for 258 on the first day of ...


Kasprowicz believes Aussies can 'win from anywhere' | cricket.com.au - cricket.com.au
Kasprowicz believes Aussies can 'win from anywhere' | cricket.com.au  cricket.com.au

After failing to bring home the Ashes in 2005, the former Australian quick believes the current crop has what it takes to improve their 1-0 series lead.


Focussed Cummins puts new slant on Lord's old quirks - cricket.com.au
Focussed Cummins puts new slant on Lord's old quirks  cricket.com.au

Australia spearhead unfussed by theories to capitalise on Lord's slope as he prepares for maiden Test at the iconic venue.


Cricket's laws were written long before the Ashes began, but are still a 'work in progress' - ABC News
Cricket's laws were written long before the Ashes began, but are still a 'work in progress'  ABC News

The game of cricket has been played for hundreds of years, and yet its rules remain a work in progress. But the essence of the game can be charted back to its ...


How Bancroft kept alive his Baggy Green dream - cricket.com.au
How Bancroft kept alive his Baggy Green dream  cricket.com.au

Recalled opener discusses why he packed his Test cap in his luggage for his stint with county side Durham, and what he's expecting from the crowds in the ...


Kiwi invasion: NZ fans snap up Boxing Day tickets - cricket.com.au
Kiwi invasion: NZ fans snap up Boxing Day tickets  cricket.com.au

Thousands of New Zealand fans have got in early to buy tickets for their first Boxing Day Test at the MCG since 1987. Martin Smith. 12 August 2019, 02:11 PM ...


Pleasure and Paine: Keeper's Test origin story gets sequel - cricket.com.au
Pleasure and Paine: Keeper's Test origin story gets sequel  cricket.com.au

From his Test debut at the Home of Cricket to his return as Australia captain more than nine years later, Tim Paine has been on an epic journey.


Ashes 2019: Steve Smith's year off from Test cricket after ball tampering scandal - Sydney Morning Herald
Ashes 2019: Steve Smith's year off from Test cricket after ball tampering scandal  Sydney Morning Herald

On February 28 this year Steve Smith sent his long-time manager, Warren Craig, a text, with an accompanying video. “Should I post this?” Smith asked.


'We are bleeding every year': How the cricket crisis is affecting the grassroots - Sydney Morning Herald
'We are bleeding every year': How the cricket crisis is affecting the grassroots  Sydney Morning Herald

While Cricket Australia boasts ever-increasing participation numbers, club administrators like Aaron Gray in the Newcastle region are witnessing the opposite.


Steve Smith's stunning Ashes century at Edgbaston cements his status among cricket's greatest names - ABC News
Steve Smith's stunning Ashes century at Edgbaston cements his status among cricket's greatest names  ABC News

The worry of his 12-month suspension was that it would leave him out of kilter, disrupt permanently the rhythm that had made him so good. But his first Test ...


Cricket Tasmania CEO Nick Cummins mistaken for the ‘Honey Badger’ in Darwin - The Mercury
Cricket Tasmania CEO Nick Cummins mistaken for the ‘Honey Badger’ in Darwin  The Mercury

CRICKET Tasmania CEO Nick Cummins has been mistaken for former rugby union star and Bachelor Nick Honey Badger Cummins in a hilarious hotel mix-up.


Paine explains: What makes Smith the best in the world? - cricket.com.au
Paine explains: What makes Smith the best in the world?  cricket.com.au

Australia Test skipper Tim Paine shares his thoughts on the keys to success for superstar teammate Steve Smith. Sam Ferris in Worcester. 10 August 2019 ...


Cricket Australia chief admits declines, denies inflating figures - Sydney Morning Herald
Cricket Australia chief admits declines, denies inflating figures  Sydney Morning Herald

Cricket Australia chief Kevin Roberts has conceded club cricket player numbers have declined while denying claims the organisation had exaggerated figures to ...


Sixers signing confirms bright future for Darke - cricket.com.au
Sixers signing confirms bright future for Darke  cricket.com.au

The newest member of the Sydney Sixers, Maddy Darke will have the opportunity to ply her trade under the guidance of her hero Alyssa Healy.


Vegemite ad, Ashes cricket 2019 campaign: Daily Mirror spread vs Marmite - NEWS.com.au
Vegemite ad, Ashes cricket 2019 campaign: Daily Mirror spread vs Marmite  NEWS.com.au

If Steve Smith is giving them nightmares, the English must be seeking professional help over Vegemite's latest advertising ambush that's hijacked the build-up to ...


Cricket was all he wanted - Remembering 'VB' Chandrasekhar through friends and teammates - Sportstar
Cricket was all he wanted - Remembering 'VB' Chandrasekhar through friends and teammates  Sportstar

The image lingers. V. B. Chandrasekhar following Tamil Nadu's first division matches in early 2000 from the old pavilion of the Guru Nanak College ground.


'A bit boring': Minor role keeps Paine fresh for Lord's - cricket.com.au
'A bit boring': Minor role keeps Paine fresh for Lord's  cricket.com.au

The Australian captain opted to hand over the wicketkeeping gloves against Worcestershire, and as a result, barely registered in the match whatsoever.


Ashes shellacking shows England must invest more in women's cricket - The Roar
Ashes shellacking shows England must invest more in women's cricket  The Roar

It has been just over a week since the final game in the 2019 Women's Ashes, where Australia celebrated a dominant tournament, taking out the series 12-4.


Faf hangs onto Test captaincy amid Proteas shake-up - cricket.com.au
Faf hangs onto Test captaincy amid Proteas shake-up  cricket.com.au

South Africa's new acting director of cricket has confirmed Faf du Plessis will be South Africa's captain for the Test matches of an upcoming tour of India.


Ashes 2019 live: England v Australia: Lord's, second Test, day four - in-play clips, radio & text - Live - BBC Sport
Ashes 2019 live: England v Australia: Lord's, second Test, day four - in-play clips, radio & text - Live  BBC Sport

England reach 96-4 - leading Australia by 104 - after a thrilling fourth day in the second Ashes Test at Lord's.


Why cricket was the loser in laborious Women's Ashes Test draw - Wide World of Sports
Why cricket was the loser in laborious Women's Ashes Test draw  Wide World of Sports

Australia might have retained the Ashes, but a match that petered out into a very tame draw has again raised questions about the way teams approach women's ...


Ackermann's seven sets new world record - cricket.com.au
Ackermann's seven sets new world record  cricket.com.au

Leicestershire spinner shocked after running through Birmingham batters to collect 7-18 in domestic T20. Cricket Network. 8 August 2019, 09:59 AM AEST.


Mohammad Amir: Pakistan paceman to quit red-ball cricket with Essex after T20 extension - BBC Sport
Mohammad Amir: Pakistan paceman to quit red-ball cricket with Essex after T20 extension  BBC Sport

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir extends his Essex contract to cover four T20 games and also his final outing in red-ball cricket.


How many times is Cricket Australia counting you? - Sydney Morning Herald
How many times is Cricket Australia counting you?  Sydney Morning Herald

How many times does your name appear in Cricket Australia's player database? Use this interactive to find out.


Eoin Morgan considering stepping down as England cricket captain due to back injury - The Independent
Eoin Morgan considering stepping down as England cricket captain due to back injury  The Independent

England's Cricket World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan has revealed he is considering stepping down due to a back injury. Morgan's side made history last ...


Sunk Stone adds to England's injury troubles - cricket.com.au
Sunk Stone adds to England's injury troubles  cricket.com.au

England's already depleted pace stocks have taken another hit with express fast bowler Olly Stone ruled out of the second Test with a back injury. Stone is set to ...


Tireless Siddle primed to answer the Lord's call - cricket.com.au
Tireless Siddle primed to answer the Lord's call  cricket.com.au

A surprise selection for the Edgbaston opener, Victorian veteran's team value extends beyond the wicket column and could be tough to unseat for second Test.


Vintage Maxwell knock not enough for Lancashire - cricket.com.au
Vintage Maxwell knock not enough for Lancashire  cricket.com.au

Australian clubs four sixes but Lancashire suffer their first loss of the season as Chris Green impresses for Birmingham.


Goal is to play Test cricket: Faiz Fazal - The Hindu
Goal is to play Test cricket: Faiz Fazal  The Hindu

'I can only score runs. The rest of the things are not in my hands'


McGrath to turbo-charge Jhye's Ashes bid - cricket.com.au
McGrath to turbo-charge Jhye's Ashes bid  cricket.com.au

WA firebrand to spend time with Glenn McGrath at Indian pace academy as he continues to target a role at the back-end of Ashes tour.


CA chairman says Test captaincy ‘not even on the radar’ for Smith - The Age
CA chairman says Test captaincy ‘not even on the radar’ for Smith  The Age

Worcester: Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings says his board has not discussed the prospect of Steve Smith regaining the Test captaincy at some stage ...


Cricket World Cup, Miracle of ‘99 podcast: Truth behind cricket’s greatest sledge - Fox Sports
Cricket World Cup, Miracle of ‘99 podcast: Truth behind cricket’s greatest sledge  Fox Sports

It's considered by many as the greatest cricket sledge of all time that came immediately after one of the World Cup's most shocking moments.


How to watch The Ashes live and free streaming - Wide World of Sports
How to watch The Ashes live and free streaming  Wide World of Sports

Here is a comprehensive list of ways you can watch The Ashes live.


LIVE Cricket: Black Caps vs Sri Lanka - RNZ
LIVE Cricket: Black Caps vs Sri Lanka  RNZ

Test Championship - It's day four of the Black Cap's first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle. Follow RNZ's ball-by-ball coverage here.


PKL is to Kabaddi what IPL is to cricket, says Dinesh Karthik - Sportstar
PKL is to Kabaddi what IPL is to cricket, says Dinesh Karthik  Sportstar

India wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik couldn't resist coming to the inaugural match of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor ...


Cricket club alleges discrimination over Muslim festival - BBC News
Cricket club alleges discrimination over Muslim festival  BBC News

A cricket club claims it has been discriminated against for not playing a match during a religious festival. Gloucester AIW said it has been docked 22 points, and ...


Pattinson hits six into beer cup, comical sniff-test leads to England ball change - Wide World of Sports
Pattinson hits six into beer cup, comical sniff-test leads to England ball change  Wide World of Sports

Ashes: James Pattinson has a career as a professional beer-pong player when he retires from international c...


Langer: Pitch great for Test cricket | Video | Watch TV Show - Sky Sports
Langer: Pitch great for Test cricket | Video | Watch TV Show  Sky Sports

Justin Langer believes the surface at Lord's is perfect for Test cricket with England versus Australia set for a gripping finish.


Explained: What is the World Test Championship? - cricket.com.au
Explained: What is the World Test Championship?  cricket.com.au

An ultimate guide to the ICC's new World Test Championship, including the points system and Australia's opponents in the first two-year cycle.


Conflict of Interest: Top cricketers to participate in ‘informal’ discussion - Sportstar
Conflict of Interest: Top cricketers to participate in ‘informal’ discussion  Sportstar

Former cricketers and players involved with cricket broadcast will assemble at the BCCI headquarters on August 19.


BBL revamps finals as full schedule revealed - cricket.com.au
BBL revamps finals as full schedule revealed  cricket.com.au

A double-chance for the top two teams has been introduced in a new five-game format to raise excitement levels at season end to fever pitch.


Did you know we just had a disability cricket World Cup? | ESPNcricinfo.com - ESPNcricinfo
Did you know we just had a disability cricket World Cup? | ESPNcricinfo.com  ESPNcricinfo

Chances are you didn't, and that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the problems faced by disability cricket | ESPNcricinfo.com.


Ashes: Australia's Steve Smith falls for 92 after 'bizarre dismissal' - BBC Sport
Ashes: Australia's Steve Smith falls for 92 after 'bizarre dismissal'  BBC Sport

Australia's Steve Smith's brilliant innings comes to an end as England's Chris Woakes dismisses him for 92 on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.


New name, fresh format for domestic one-day competition - cricket.com.au
New name, fresh format for domestic one-day competition  cricket.com.au

Cricket Australia reveal domestic schedule for 2019-20 season, splitting Marsh One-Day Cup into three blocks.


Cummins' long Ashes wait nears its end - cricket.com.au
Cummins' long Ashes wait nears its end  cricket.com.au

A tourist four years ago, this time Pat Cummins is in England as the world's top-ranked Test bowler, and he cannot wait for the action to begin.


Ireland rolled for staggering low at Lord’s in England’s perfect pre-Ashes reply - Fox Sports
Ireland rolled for staggering low at Lord’s in England’s perfect pre-Ashes reply  Fox Sports

England gave themselves a huge pre-Ashes boost by skittling Ireland for just 38 to win their one-off Test by 143 runs on Friday, emphatically crushing the ...


Ashes 2019: Seventeen wickets fall on day one of intra-squad match - Fox Sports
Ashes 2019: Seventeen wickets fall on day one of intra-squad match  Fox Sports

Australia's batting woes have been laid bare by teammates in a chaotic start to their Ashes tour in Southampton, where 17 wickets fell on day one of a “weird” ...


Cricket World Cup Final 2019: Umpire Kumar Dharmasena’s confession - Daily Telegraph
Cricket World Cup Final 2019: Umpire Kumar Dharmasena’s confession  Daily Telegraph

Cricket World Cup final umpire Kumar Dharmasena has admitted to making a “judgmental error” in giving England six overthrows in the final over of their ...


Elysse Perry book Perspective: Cricketer shares her thoughts on life, cricket and why she struggles being called a role model - The West Australian
Elysse Perry book Perspective: Cricketer shares her thoughts on life, cricket and why she struggles being called a role model  The West Australian

She is one of the most recognisable personalties in world sport yet Ellyse Perry is uncomfortable in the spotlight. She reveals what troubles her most in an ...


How two Test cricketers convinced Parramatta Eels lock Nathan Brown to choose the NRL - NRL.COM
How two Test cricketers convinced Parramatta Eels lock Nathan Brown to choose the NRL  NRL.COM

Eels lock Nathan Brown charges into figurative brick walls each week but reckons it's easy compared to facing Australian fast bowlers Pat Cummins and Mitchell ...


Cricket: Australia opens Ashes series at ground with tough history - The New Daily
Cricket: Australia opens Ashes series at ground with tough history  The New Daily

Australia's bid to win the Ashes in England for the first time since 2001 begins on Thursday with a difficult challenge at a troublesome ground.


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