Glenn Maxwell issues response over T20 World Cup

Glenn Maxwell has moved to set the record straight about the comments he made about Australia’s T20 World Cup, saying his words were taken out of context. Maxwell was quoted as saying Australia’s exit “doesn’t mean anything” because the non-stop cricket schedule meant players would quickly move on. That was taken by many to mean … Read more

Pat Cummins meets with Adam Gilchrist after the Justin Langer debate

Pat Cummins has reportedly started a campaign to heal the apparent divide in Australian cricket between current players and the nation’s greats. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that Cummins met with Adam Gilchrist this week in what is expected to be the first of a number of meetings to cool any potential tensions. According to … Read more

Glenn Maxwell breaks his leg, injury, accident

Glenn Maxwell is set to miss months of cricket after breaking his leg in a “freak accident”, Cricket Australia said on Sunday. The all-rounder underwent surgery in Melbourne on Saturday to repair a fractured left fibula. A statement did not confirm how the injury was suffered, but The Age reports that it was due to … Read more

Weather, rain updates, Brisbane forecast, how to watch, stream

Australia’s T20 World Cup campaign is back on the line as it takes on plucky underdogs Ireland at the Gabba. The toss was won by Ireland who elected to bowl first. It’s the first time Australia has been asked to bat first in this tournament. Australia is 3-155 off 17 overs. Catch the T20 World … Read more

Cricket news, India team unhappy with cold sandwiches after training orders food online

India’s cricket players have complained about getting cold sandwiches after practice at the Twenty20 World Cup with some ordering food online instead, a source told AFP on Wednesday. The team went through an optional training session on Tuesday ahead of their Super 12 match against the Netherlands at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday. They … Read more

Aussies rocked by Black Caps at SCG, table

Australia’s T20 World Cup hopes are already hanging by a thread after New Zealand outplayed the tournament hosts in every facet of the game on Saturday to claim a massive 89-run win at the SCG. Aaron Finch won the toss and sent the Black Caps in to bat, but was left to rue the decision … Read more

Aaron Finch says team tired after England series

Australian captain Aaron Finch admitted his team was “tired” and needed to freshen up before their defense of the Twenty20 World Cup title, but England skipper Jos Buttler on Saturday said the hosts remain the favorites. The reigning champions head into the showpiece cricket tournament on home soil, which starts Sunday with the preliminary round … Read more