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

Australia vs England match details, start time, selection, squads, Isa Guha preview, Ashton Agar

World Cup-winning all-rounder Isa Guha believes England faces a significant selection dilemma around whether it risks further exposing its biggest weakness against Australia to keep its tournament hopes alive. The Ashes foes, both 1-1, will face off at the MCG at 7pm (AEDT) on Friday night in a must-win T20 World Cup match, with the … Read more

Virat Kohli reaction as India beat Pakistan, Sachin Tendulkar, Ravi Ashwin, video, highlights

The ‘Little Master’ has spoken: Virat Kohli’s best innings was his unbeaten 82, as India somehow won the “impossible”. That’s right, Sachin Tendulkar, one of cricket’s greatest and Indian royalty, said Kohli’s heroics against Pakistan in front of 90,000 spectators at the MCG on Sunday night was “undoubtedly the best innings of your life”. He … Read more

Australia cricket Pat Cummins sponsor comments risk angering public

They say the Australian captaincy is the second-highest office in the country. Pat Cummins could soon learn what it’s like to be attacked like it’s the top office, writes DANIEL CHERNY. Ahead of the federal election, then opposition leader Anthony Albanese appeared to take a “small target” approach to win back the government for Labor … Read more

Cameron Green makes T20 World Cup case, Tim David stars, Glenn Maxwell, Steve Smith

The World Cup has edged that bit closer with another T20 series in the books — one in which Australia lost 2-1 after India came from behind to win with just one ball remaining. Losing in India weeks before the World Cup isn’t likely to trigger any genuine alarm bells for Australia, particularly with home … Read more

Mark Waugh backs Tim David selection, squad, teams

Fresh from his ODI retirement, Aaron Finch should not be considered a lock to lead Australia into the T20 World Cup next month, says Mark Waugh. The former national selector believes the coming weeks could prove pivotal in Finch’s international career with the veteran opener reeling from a massive drop-off in his ODI form. Finch … Read more

Cricket Australia’s BBL contract standoff with Steve Smith intensifies

Cricket Australia is refusing to replicate the marketing deal they gave David Warner for Steve Smith, a move set to cost the competition a global superstar. Multiple cricket sources have confirmed to News Corp that the Sixers have offered Smith approximately $145,000 for five matches this summer, made up of a playing contract of $45,000 … Read more