Cricket

Mon 10 Dec 2018

Player ratings: He could have been a national hero

premium_icon Player ratings: He could have been a national hero

Who starred and who flopped as Australia came within whiskers of staging a remarkable fourth-innings run chase against India in Adelaide.

Aussies fall agonisingly short in historic defeat

premium_icon Aussies fall agonisingly short in historic defeat

Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood fell just short of pulling off one of cricket’s great escapes in Adelaide.

Hornets blood four youngsters with internationals missing

premium_icon Hornets blood four youngsters with internationals missing

Wayne Bichel is taking predominantly positives from a narrow defeat to Sandgate-Redcliffe at home on Sunday.

The eight unluckiest batsmen in Australian cricket

premium_icon The eight unluckiest batsmen in Australian cricket

Remember when Australia’s batting talent was so deep that Jamie Cox couldn’t crack the national side?

Paine injury throws captaincy into chaos

premium_icon Paine injury throws captaincy into chaos

Australia could have its third captain in less than a year with wicketkeeper Tim Paine suffering an injury to his right hand in Adelaide.

Heat pick Lynn to captain Big Bash campaign

premium_icon Heat pick Lynn to captain Big Bash campaign

Chris Lynn will captain the Brisbane Heat in this summer’s Big Bash League.

Lyon overcomes Warne criticism to leapfrog greats

premium_icon Lyon overcomes Warne criticism to leapfrog greats

Nathan Lyon overcame the odds and tactical criticism from Shane Warne to stun India and leap ahead of all-time greats with a 13th, five-wicket Test haul.

Aussies still believe despite precarious position

Aussies still believe despite precarious position

Australia resume mission improbable on day five of the first Test against India in Adelaide.

‘Jittery Aussies reluctant to show emotions’

‘Jittery Aussies reluctant to show emotions’

India’s players are more use to seeing an aggressive, lippy Aussie side, so how are they dealing with the more polite hosts post-sanderpapergate?

Lynn nullified as Wilson tees off in big win

premium_icon Lynn nullified as Wilson tees off in big win

Sean Lutter was the man to take the key Toombul wicket, but before that Dan Wilson cleared the fence 13 times in a dominant display of hitting.

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