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2022 July
  • Sun, Jul 03, 2022
    Nathan Lyon can create history and put himself behind only Muttiah Muralitharan in terms of off-spinning wicket-takers with seven more scalps in Galle.
  • Sun, Jul 03, 2022
    Mitchell Starc has confirmed he won't make himself available for the Big Bash amid the push for Australia's multi-format stars to feature in the competition.
  • Sat, Jul 02, 2022
    Australia have learned to embrace the spinning wickets of the sub-continent in their push to win in Asia and beat the world's best in Test cricket.
  • Sat, Jul 02, 2022
    Travis Head has dispelled any concerns over his form with the bat on the sub-continent, pointing to his build-up to the Sri Lanka series as proof he can score.
  • Fri, Jul 01, 2022
    Australia have secured a 10-wicket win in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle after bowling the hosts out for 113 in their second innings.
  • Fri, Jul 01, 2022
    Sri Lanka have been hit by a COVID-19 case inside their Test camp with veteran Angelo Mathews testing positive to the virus and removed from the Galle match.
  • Fri, Jul 01, 2022
    Australia have finished a wild second day with a 101-run lead over Sri Lanka in the first Test in Galle, with Cameron Green's 77 helping them to 8-313.
  • Fri, Jul 01, 2022
    Sri Lanka's 10-wicket loss in Galle has marked the third time in four matches that coach Chris Silverwood has been beaten inside three days by Australia.
2022 June
  • Thu, Jun 30, 2022
    South African star Faf du Plessis has nominated for the BBL draft, marking the first major coup in Cricket Australia's attempts to revitalise the competition.
  • Thu, Jun 30, 2022
    Sri Lanka know they must take wickets early on day two in Galle if they are to put pressure on Australia and make most of bowling fourth in the opening Test.
  • Thu, Jun 30, 2022
    Travis Head has fallen for six on in the first Test in Galle, putting pressure on his spot in Australia's middle order with Glenn Maxwell waiting in the wings.
  • Thu, Jun 30, 2022
    Nathan Lyon's 5-90 against Sri Lanka is a symbol of how much he has turned his bowling around in Asia since his last visit to Galle in 2016.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Usman Khawaja will leave the Sydney Thunder for the first time since the BBL was established, heading to the Brisbane Heat where he'll be the side's captain.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Nathan Lyon has claimed a five-wicket haul to have Sri Lanka all out for 212, before Australia lost three wickets in the final hour to go to stumps at 3-98.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Arjuna Ranatunga has spoken of Shane Warne's influence on Sri Lankan cricket, with the late legspinner's life celebrated before the first Test in Galle.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne claims his spinners' success in the one-day series shows they have plans to run through Australia in the Tests.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    Australia want pace to lead the way for them on the spinning wickets of Sri Lanka, with Mitchell Starc ready to employ the same plans he used in 2016.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    Dimuth Karunaratne was dominated by Mitchell Starc in 2016 but now leads a Sri Lanka team with high-quality batting and a bowling attack needing to stand up.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    Mitchell Swepson has kept his spot as Australia's second spinner for the first Test against Sri Lanka, with Travis Head firming to overcome a hamstring injury.
  • Mon, Jun 27, 2022
    Australia could hand Jon Holland a shock recall to Test cricket if he recovers from a finger injury in time for the series opener against Sri Lanka in Galle.
  • Mon, Jun 27, 2022
    Usman Khawaja has told Cricket Australia CEO Nick Hockley that the Big Bash League will be left behind if it does not move to private ownership of franchises.
  • Sun, Jun 26, 2022
    Usman Khawaja claims he is a far different batter with more options against spin than the man previously dropped twice in Sri Lanka.
  • Sat, Jun 25, 2022
    Captain Aaron Finch says Australia must improve in spin-friendly conditions after a four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in their final ODI series in Colombo.
  • Wed, Jun 22, 2022
    David Warner can see the upside to Australia being spun out of their one-day series against Sri Lanka, saying it has made them better ready for the Tests.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Scott Boland has taken four wickets in a red-ball match for Australia A against Sri Lanka A, showing selectors he is ready for the Tests if called upon.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Former Australian Test batter Nic Maddinson is to play for English county Durham in red and white-ball cricket.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Australia were denied by a stubborn bail when Charith Asalanka was on one before he hit 110 in Sri Lanka's 258 in the fourth one-day international in Colombo.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Lisa Sthalekar has been appointed as the new president of the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations, becoming the first female to hold the role.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Australia have been comprehensively beaten by eight wickets by Sri Lanka in the third one-day international, failing to get the better of a spinning wicket.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Travis Head has already made himself feel at home in first tour of Sri Lanka, ahead of the two-Test series on the spinning wicket of Galle.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Nathan Lyon says it will be important to play two frontline spinners in the two-Test series against Sri Lanka and he wants Mitchell Swepson in the team.
  • Sun, Jun 19, 2022
    Steve Smith has missed Australia's third one-day international against Sri Lanka with a quad injury but officials expect him to be fit well before the Tests.
  • Sun, Jun 19, 2022
    Travis Head has hit an unbeaten 70 to help Australia to 6-291 against Sri Lanka, keeping his status as one of the nation's form batters before the Test series.
  • Fri, Jun 17, 2022
    Australian cricket star Ellyse Perry says the next step for the all-conquering women's team is to become even better, starting with the Commonwealth Games.
  • Fri, Jun 17, 2022
    Mitchell Starc says he will assess his injured finger in the coming days to see whether he can make an appearance in the ODI series against Sri Lanka.
  • Wed, Jun 15, 2022
    Glenn Maxwell has thumped 80no from 51 balls to help Australia pull off their biggest ODI chase against Sri Lanka and claim a rain-affected two-wicket win.
  • Wed, Jun 15, 2022
    Sri Lanka debutant Dunith Wellalage was running through Australia's under-19s in January, but has now claimed Steve Smith as his first international wicket.
  • Tue, Jun 14, 2022
    Australia opted not to play Mitchell Swepson while Adam Zampa remained home on paternity leave as Sri Lanka hit 7-300 in the series-opening ODI in Pallekele.
  • Sun, Jun 12, 2022
    Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka has played a superb innings to secure a four-wicket win and deny Australia a three-match sweep of their T20I series.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Australia assistant coach Michael Di Venuto is confident under-fire Steve Smith will find form to consolidate his spot in the Twenty20 middle-order.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Wicketkeeper Matthew Wade has lifted Australia out of trouble and to a gritty three-wicket win against Sri Lanka in the second match of their Twenty20 series.
  • Wed, Jun 08, 2022
    Josh Hazlewood and David Warner starred in Australia's Twenty20 thrashing of Sri Lanka, but Mitchell Starc suffered a finger injury and will miss Game 2.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    Fast bowler Sean Abbott is heading back to Australia after fracturing a finger at training ahead of the first Twenty20 against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    Australian white-ball captain Aaron Finch says he feels the best he's been since knee surgery almost a year ago ahead of the Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    Australia's highly-regarded women's assistant Ben Sawyer has taken up the top job with New Zealand, leaving Shelley Nitschke favourite to replace Matthew Mott.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    Josh Inglis has been squeezed out of Australia's XI for the opening Twenty20 against Sri Lanka, with Test star Steve Smith keeping his spot in the middle order.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Ireland international and reigning Melbourne Stars player of the season Kim Garth has re-signed with the WBBL club for a further three seasons.
2022 May
  • Mon, May 30, 2022
    Australia's men will play at least 27 fixtures in their busiest ever home cricket summer, with white-ball matches to begin in August and Tests in November.
  • Mon, May 30, 2022
    Under-pressure captain Aaron Finch is keen to take advantage of Australia's flurry of white-ball fixtures to emerge from his career-threatening form slump.
  • Mon, May 30, 2022
    Ellyse Perry wants to ensure she is still well and truly in Australia's best Twenty20 team ahead of a packed short-form schedule culminating in the World Cup.
  • Wed, May 25, 2022
    Australia's cricketers hold some ethical concerns over their looming cricket tour of Sri Lanka, but will back a call from officials for the series to go ahead.
  • Wed, May 25, 2022
    The Supernovas team of Australia's Alana King has booked a place in the final of the Women's T20 Challenge in India despite losing to Velocity.
  • Tue, May 24, 2022
    Outgoing Australia women's cricket coach Matthew Mott was interviewed for Justin Langer's job before deciding to take charge of England's white-ball men's team.
  • Tue, May 24, 2022
    Daniel Vettori has made a full-time move into Australian cricket, with the former New Zealand spinner joining Andrew McDonald's new-look coaching staff.
  • Sun, May 22, 2022
    Batting failures for David Warner and Mitch Marsh led to joy for Glenn Maxwell and Josh Hazlewood as Australians experienced mixed fortunes in the IPL.
  • Sun, May 22, 2022
    Shelley Nitschke says she has an ambition to stay on as full-time coach of the Australia's women's cricket team after accepting an interim call-up.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    Australian cricket captain Meg Lanning says outgoing coach Matthew Mott will be missed and his replacement must make sure they continue to improve.
  • Thu, May 19, 2022
    Matthew Mott has been hailed as an outstanding signing for English cricket, with the Australian coach tipped to take the men's white-ball teams to a new level.
  • Tue, May 17, 2022
    England's new regime of Ben Stokes and Brendon McCullum face a bowling crisis with Saqib Mahmood the latest injured pacer, a stress fracture ending his season.
  • Sun, May 15, 2022
    He often made headlines for all the wrong reasons but there can be no denying Andrew Symonds was a brilliant cricketer and genuine match winner for Australia.
  • Sun, May 15, 2022
    Former cricketing greats, sports administrators and politicians have led tributes for ex-Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds, who died in a car accident
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    Australia captain Pat Cummins has left his IPL stint early and returned home to recuperate from a minor hip injury ahead of the tour to Sri Lanka next month.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    Aussie gun Josh Hazlewood has suffered his most expensive day in the IPL, getting clouted for 64 runs off four overs - the season's worst figures by any bowler.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    Michael Hogan, Glamorgan's 40-years-young Australian, dismissed rampant Ben Stokes in the county championship while compatriot Matt Renshaw shone for Somerset.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    Daniel Sams has won the IPL player of the match award after he teamed up with fellow Aussie paceman Riley Meredith to propel Mumbai to victory over Chennai.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    Australia captain Pat Cummins has departed the IPL to return home and recuperate from a minor hip injury ahead of the tour to Sri Lanka next month.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    Veteran batsman Shaun Marsh is one step closer to playing as a 40-year-old after signing a one-year contract extension with Western Australia.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    Tim Paine's playing career appears over after the former Australian captain wasn't included in Tasmania's list of contracted players for next summer.
  • Tue, May 10, 2022
    Pat Cummins has taken three wickets on his Kolkata Knight Riders recall, leading them to an IPL victory over the Mumbai Indians despite Jasprit Bumrah's 5-10.
  • Tue, May 10, 2022
    Former Australia quicks Belinda Vakarewa and Holly Ferling have moved states as part of squad lists named for the 2023-23 women's cricket season.
  • Tue, May 10, 2022
    Ryan Campbell has been discharged from hospital and is expected to make a full recovery after spending seven days in an induced coma following a cardiac arrest.
  • Sat, May 07, 2022
    Tim David, with the bat, and Daniel Sams, with the ball, have combined to fire Mumbai Indians to victory over Gujarat Titans in the IPL.
  • Thu, May 05, 2022
    Australia's claim on being the best Test team in the world has been strengthened by series wins for Pat Cummins and his men in the Ashes and in Pakistan.
  • Thu, May 05, 2022
    Glenn Maxwell and Josh Hazlewood both shone with the ball for Royal Challengers Bangalore as they moved into the top four of the IPL with a win over Chennai.
  • Thu, May 05, 2022
    Former Surrey and Gloucestershire first-class player Jonathan Batty has been announced as the Melbourne Stars' fourth WBBL coach in as many seasons.
  • Wed, May 04, 2022
    Jackson Bird has been forced to curtail his latest English County Championship stint due to a shoulder injury and left Kent after just three matches.
  • Mon, May 02, 2022
    Marnus Labuschagne has struck 85 from 87 balls for Glamorgan, whose hopes of victory against Derbyshire were thwarted by fellow Australian Ryan Sidebottom.
  • Sun, May 01, 2022
    Australian Test batters Marcus Harris and Marnus Labuschagne have both scored centuries for their counties in the latest round of championship matches.
2022 April
  • Fri, Apr 29, 2022
    David Warner has scored a quickfire 42 to blast Delhi Capitals on their way to a four-wicket IPL win but fellow Aussie opener Aaron Finch failed for Kolkata.
  • Sun, Apr 24, 2022
    Former Australian cricketer Ryan Campbell is in a stable condition in a English hospital a week after his heart attack, and is expected to make a full recovery.
  • Sun, Apr 24, 2022
    Peter Siddle has marked his 200th first-class game with 6-51 in the county championship, which demonstrated the 37-year-old's skills remain in fine order.
  • Wed, Apr 20, 2022
    Former Australia wicketkeeper Ryan Campbell is out of an induced coma, after suffering a heart attack while at a London playground with his children.
  • Wed, Apr 20, 2022
    Josh Hazlewood won a clash of Aussie World Cup winners when he outfoxed Marcus Stoinis to take Royal Challengers Bangalore to victory in the IPL.
  • Wed, Apr 13, 2022
    Andrew McDonald's fierce loyalty to his players and varied experiences from his own career have made him the man Cricket Australia believe they need right now.
  • Tue, Apr 12, 2022
    Cricket Australia could announce Andrew McDonald as the coach of the national men's team as soon as Wednesday after his impressive stint as caretaker boss.
  • Mon, Apr 11, 2022
    Lauren Cheatle has endured a nightmare run of injuries since her teenage Australian debut, but has found motivation and perspective away from cricket.
  • Fri, Apr 08, 2022
    Australia's chief selector George Bailey has backed Aaron Finch to find form for the Twenty20 World Cup, while Usman Khawaja doesn't expect to join him there.
  • Fri, Apr 08, 2022
    David Warner has suffered a difficult start on his return to IPL team Delhi Capitals, getting out for four off 12 balls in their defeat by Lucknow.
  • Thu, Apr 07, 2022
    Pat Cummins was taken on by Kolkata Knight Riders as a star bowler but the Australian captain has delivered instead with the bat in an astonishing IPL innings.
  • Wed, Apr 06, 2022
    Fellow dual-code star Ellyse Perry says it's important that Ash Barty follows her heart if she is to make a potential return to elite sport.
  • Tue, Apr 05, 2022
    More prizemoney at Women's World Cups should be redirected to developing nations according according to Australia stars Alyssa Healy and Meg Lanning.
  • Mon, Apr 04, 2022
    Alana King, Ash Gardner and Darcie Brown have been dobbed in by teammates as celebration party standouts in the wake of Australia's historic World Cup win.
  • Mon, Apr 04, 2022
    Western Australia are Sheffield Shield winners for the first time since last century after a dominant batting display in the final against Victoria.
  • Sun, Apr 03, 2022
    Captain Aaron Finch concedes he's been ailing with the bat during Australia's ODI series defeat in Pakistan but the skipper has vowed to put things right.
  • Sun, Apr 03, 2022
    Australia have regained the Women's Cricket World Cup with a 71-run win over England in the final in Christchurch after Alyssa Healy made a brilliant century.
  • Sun, Apr 03, 2022
    Western Australia are one day away from a near-certain Sheffield Shield title thanks to centuries from Sam Whiteman and Aaron Hardie against Victoria.