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2021 September
  • Tue, Sep 28, 2021
    Aussie IPL giant David Warner has been dropped by Sunrisers Hyderabad with Jason Roy proving himself a brilliant replacement in their win over Rajasthan Royals.
  • Tue, Sep 28, 2021
    Hannah Darlington could make her Test debut without playing long-form cricket for five years, highlighting a push for domestic women's red-ball matches.
  • Mon, Sep 27, 2021
    Travis Head has talked about his challenging off-season in England after starring in South Australia's draw with Western Australia in the Sheffield Shield.
  • Sun, Sep 26, 2021
    South Australian captain Travis Head has scored 163 but the Sheffield Shield cricket match against Western Australia in Adelaide looks set to end in a draw.
  • Sun, Sep 26, 2021
    Former skipper Michael Vaughan says England must select an Ashes squad ready to commit to '10 tough weeks' if they are to be any chance of reclaiming the urn.
  • Sat, Sep 25, 2021
    A career-best knock of 125 not out from Beth Mooney has helped Australia complete a dramatic five-wicket win over India, their 26th straight ODI victory.
  • Sat, Sep 25, 2021
    Josh Philippe and Travis Head have reminded Australian selectors of their capabilities with runs on day two of the Sheffield Shield clash between SA and WA.
  • Fri, Sep 24, 2021
    Centuries to Test incumbent Cameron Green and captain Shaun Marsh have helped WA reach 4-324 at stumps on day one of their Sheffield Shield clash with SA.
  • Fri, Sep 24, 2021
    Mitch Swepson is confident rolling his arm over in Queensland's Sheffield Shield opener will help, not hinder, his bowling at the Twenty20 World Cup.
  • Thu, Sep 23, 2021
    Usman Khawaja says it is 'extremely disappointing' that New Zealand and England have abandoned cricket tours of Pakistan, urging boards not to shun the country.
  • Thu, Sep 23, 2021
    Australia may be forced to change their XI as they hunt a 26th straight ODI win after in-form opener Rachael Haynes suffered an elbow injury in Mackay.
  • Thu, Sep 23, 2021
    Prime Minister Scott Morrison can't see why travel rules for England's cricket squad and their families should differ to students wanting to enter Australia.
  • Wed, Sep 22, 2021
    Cricket Australia is yet to debrief with relevant authorities regarding a tour of Pakistan in the aftermath of New Zealand and England abandoning trips.
  • Mon, Sep 20, 2021
    Meg Lanning says Australia, having proven their ability to adapt in the past 18 months, are rusty but ready for a multi-format series against India to begin.
  • Sun, Sep 19, 2021
    Doctor and wicketkeeper-batter Georgia Redmayne is closing in on an international debut after being one of few Australians to take part in The Hundred.
  • Sat, Sep 18, 2021
    Cricket Australia will soon debrief with relevant authorities regarding a planned trip to Pakistan, with New Zealand's exit having cast fresh doubt on the tour.
  • Sat, Sep 18, 2021
    New Zealand's tour to Pakistan has been abandoned due to the Kiwis' security concerns, with the world champions reportedly leaving the country on Saturday.
  • Sat, Sep 18, 2021
    Uncapped fast bowler Stella Campbell has claimed 3-38 to help Australia record a 36-run win over India in the rivals' tune-up for an ODI series opener.
  • Fri, Sep 17, 2021
    Ellyse Perry has revealed how a summer with less bowling has left her more driven to evolve her game again, some 15 years into her international career.
  • Thu, Sep 16, 2021
    Cricket Australia has announced the first fortnight of the Women's Big Bash League will be played in Tasmania due to mainland COVID-19 outbreaks.
  • Wed, Sep 15, 2021
    Alyssa Healy's vision is for Australia to host a women's cricket Test every summer, with the star hopeful that further nations will follow India's lead.
  • Mon, Sep 13, 2021
    Darcie Brown says she and fellow inexperienced members of Australia's young pace attack are ready to step up in the absence of spearhead Megan Schutt.
  • Mon, Sep 13, 2021
    Matthew Hayden will venture into international coaching for the first time with the former Test opener to be part of Pakistan's Twenty20 World Cup campaign.
  • Mon, Sep 13, 2021
    Tim Paine is set to miss the start of Tasmania's domestic season because of neck surgery but the Test skipper is adamant he will be fit for the Ashes series.
  • Fri, Sep 10, 2021
    Tim Paine wants Hobart to host part of this summer's Ashes, while Australia's Test skipper also has doubts on Afghanistan playing in the Twenty20 World Cup.
  • Fri, Sep 10, 2021
    Steve Smith and David Warner have linked up with their Indian Premier League franchises, with both batsmen keen for a hit after a winter spent in lockdown.
  • Tue, Sep 07, 2021
    Sam Billings, who remains in the mix to be selected in England's Ashes squad, has signed a new contract to link up with BBL side Sydney Thunder this summer.
  • Mon, Sep 06, 2021
    Tasmania Premier Peter Gutwein has concerns about Hobart hosting an Australia-Afghanistan cricket Test, seeking advice from the local Hazara community.
  • Fri, Sep 03, 2021
    James Faulkner has accused the Hobart Hurricanes of disrespecting him, saying an embarrassing contract offer led to his messy departure from the BBL club.
  • Fri, Sep 03, 2021
    Usman Khawaja, who will soon bid for a Test recall, says bubble fatigue and scheduling uncertainty will be part of life for Australian cricketers this summer.
  • Wed, Sep 01, 2021
    Marnus Labuschagne says it's vital for England players' mental health and welfare that families are able to be part of this summer's Ashes tour.
2021 August
  • Mon, Aug 30, 2021
    Queensland will play host to all seven-matches between Australia's women and India due to the COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions across the country.
  • Mon, Aug 30, 2021
    Coach Justin Langer says he has spoken to players about their complaints and concerns, seeking to get everyone on the same page before the Twenty20 World Cup.
  • Thu, Aug 26, 2021
    England lost both openers but stretched their lead to 104 runs replying to India's meagre first innings total of 78 on day two of the third Test at Headingley.
  • Fri, Aug 20, 2021
    Tim Paine, having offered emphatic backing of Justin Langer, will soon debrief with teammates as he seeks to galvanise support of the under-pressure coach.
  • Thu, Aug 19, 2021
    English-born Josh Inglis has been picked as Australia's back-up wicketkeeper in their 15-man squad for the Twenty20 World Cup, in favour of Alex Carey.
  • Wed, Aug 18, 2021
    Cricket Australia boss Nick Hockley has sought to end speculation about Justin Langer's position as the under-fire coach prepares to name a T20 World Cup squad.
  • Wed, Aug 18, 2021
    Netball great Sharelle McMahon, who has been working the Diamonds and the Melbourne Vixens, will take up a new role with Cricket Victoria.
  • Wed, Aug 18, 2021
    Megan Schutt will miss Australia's home series against India as NSW and Victoria-based women cricket players go on standby to enter two weeks' quarantine.
  • Tue, Aug 17, 2021
    England, South Africa and defending champions the West Indies will be Australia's big-name opponents at the T20 World Cup following Tuesday's draw.
  • Tue, Aug 10, 2021
    After Bangladesh dismissed Australia for their lowest Twenty20 international total, acting captain Matthew Wade says their batsmen must improve against spin.
  • Sat, Aug 07, 2021
    Bangladesh have won the toss and will bat first against Australia, who have bowlers Mitchell Swepson and AJ Tye in their XI for the fourth T20 in Dhaka.
  • Fri, Aug 06, 2021
    Paceman Nathan Ellis will make his T20I debut for Australia, who have been asked to bowl first in their must-win third game against Bangladesh in Dhaka.
  • Thu, Aug 05, 2021
    Australia have produced another sub-standard batting effort to lose by five wickets to Bangladesh and go 2-0 down in their T20 international series in Dhaka.
  • Wed, Aug 04, 2021
    An unchanged Australian side will bat first after winning the toss in the second T20 cricket match against Bangladesh in Dhaka.
  • Tue, Aug 03, 2021
    Australian captain Matthew Wade has sent Bangladesh in to bat after winning the toss in the first match of their five-game T20 cricket series in Dhaka.
  • Mon, Aug 02, 2021
    Stand-in T20 captain Matthew Wade says he never contemplated giving up his wicketkeeping duties despite now having the extra responsibility of being skipper.
2021 July
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    After Australia experienced a COVID scare in Barbados, paceman Wes Agar says he has no concerns about another imminent tour to Bangladesh.
  • Sun, Jul 25, 2021
    Alex Carey and Matthew Wade appear the most likely candidates to captain Australia on the T20 tour of Bangladesh after Aaron Finch was ruled out by injury.
  • Sat, Jul 24, 2021
    Both the Australian and West Indies cricket camps have returned negative COVID tests in the Caribbean, allowing their ODI series to resume.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    Alex Carey says he won't be tempted to move himself up the order to open the innings if he gets more chances to captain the Australian ODI cricket team.
  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
    Australia have thrashed the West Indies by 134 runs in the first ODI with stand-in captain Alex Carey topscoring and Mitchell Starc taking five wickets.
  • Tue, Jul 20, 2021
    Aaron Finch's knee injury will force the captain to miss Australia's first ODI against West Indies in Barbados, where Alex Carey will serve as stand-in skipper.
  • Sun, Jul 18, 2021
    A number of fringe players may rue missing a chance to impress in Australia's 4-1 Twenty20 series loss to the West Indies when the World Cup squad is named.
  • Thu, Jul 15, 2021
    Allrounder Mitchell Marsh scored 75 and took 3-24 to lead Australia to a four-run win over the West Indies in the fourth match of their T20 cricket series.
  • Wed, Jul 14, 2021
    Difficulties around international travel have forced BBL officials to push an overseas player draft back another season after the 2020-21 draw release.
  • Mon, Jul 12, 2021
    Australia are on the brink of a T20 series loss to the West Indies and looking for answers after suffering batting collapses of 6-19 and 7-39 in St Lucia.
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    Sydney Sixers Dan Christian and Josh Philippe are set to bat in the middle order when Australia start their Twenty20 series against West Indies.
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    Australia coach Justin Langer says team spirit is high in the current squad after an 'uplifting' pre-tour camp gave him a chance to respond to player feedback.
  • Tue, Jul 06, 2021
    Dan Christian, Mitch Marsh and Ashton Turner have produced impressive knocks in Australia's intra-squad clash ahead of a Twenty20 series against West Indies.
  • Mon, Jul 05, 2021
    Mitchell Starc says he and other Australian stars will find a way to prepare for the Ashes, even if they are forced to miss a one-off Test against Afghanistan.
  • Fri, Jul 02, 2021
    Australia's hopes of training in coming days, ahead of a Twenty20 series against West Indies, hinge on a tropical storm that is bearing down on the Caribbean.
  • Thu, Jul 01, 2021
    Australia coach Justin Langer has spoken with players regarding their concerns about his style, addressing how he will respond to the confronting feedback.
2021 June
  • Wed, Jun 30, 2021
    Star batsman Chris Lynn has announced he'll be stepping down as captain of the Brisbane Heat after three summers at the helm of the BBL franchise.
  • Tue, Jun 29, 2021
    The T20 World Cup scheduled for India later this year has been moved to the United Arab Emirates and Oman due to the pandemic affecting initial hosts India.