Australia vs West Indies Test series, preview, Shane Warne dropped from 1999 tour of Caribbean, friendship with Brian Lara

On the 30th anniversary of one of the great Test series played in Australia, sat down with West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara for his reflections. In the final piece of a three-part series, Lara lifts the lid on a different side to Shane Warne and the special bond the pair shared — both … 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

World bowling championships: How Jason Belmonte changed ten-pin forever

Jason Belmonte is the most influential Australian sportsperson you’ve probably never heard of. DANIEL CHERNY chats to him about the nuance behind professional bowling. The story of how an Australian changed ten-pin bowling forever started with a rainy day in Orange in the early 1980s. Marisa and Aldo Belmonte had family visiting from Sydney for … Read more

Ciaron Maher, David Eustace preparing racehorse named after Shane Warne

Punters can expect to see a sprinter named after the late great Shane Warne on Victorian racetracks over the coming months. It’s only fitting for an equine Warne to debut in Victoria in cricket season. Warne’s sudden death at 52 in March shocked the world but the cricket legend’s name should again be prominent during … Read more

Pat Cummins announced One Day captain, David Warner subbed, video, highlights

Pat Cummins will lead Australia through to next year’s ODI World Cup, with the Test skipper appointed to the 50-over role on Tuesday. Cricket Australia made the announcement on Tuesday morning, appointing the 29-year-old to take over from Aaron Finch. Cummins edged out the likes of Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Alex Carey and Mitch Marsh … Read more

Robbie Williams, pre-game, entertainment, Shane Warne, John Farnham, tribute, dedicate, song, Angels, You’re the Voice, health, Delta Goodrem

Robbie Williams crushed his grand final pre-game performance, but it was his decision to dedicate a song to the late cricket great Shane Warne and send his love to another Aussie great that really got the crowd buzzing. There was a decidedly Aussie flavor to Williams’ epic 20-minute show, with his dancers and band all … Read more

England vs South Africa, 17 wickets, score, Ollie Robinson, five-wicket haul, Ben Stokes, Queen Elizabeth tribute, latest, updates

Ollie Robinson returned his best England figures before South Africa hit back in the third and deciding Test at the Oval as 17 wickets fell on Saturday after cricket paid its respects to Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II. Sussex seamer Robinson took 5-49 in 14 overs, his third five-wicket innings haul in 11 career Tests, as … Read more

Aaron Finch calls for David Warner as captaincy successor, Triple M, ODI retirement

Aaron Finch’s retirement from one-day international cricket is set to cause a bit of a stir as the Australian white-ball captain called for opening partner David Warner to succeed him as captain of the 50-over side. Finch announced this morning that he was pulling the pin on his 50-over international career after his 146th match … Read more