Cricket

Mon 24 Jun 2019

A history of World Cup conflict of Ashes rivals

A history of World Cup conflict of Ashes rivals

When England host Australia at Lord’s this week it will not be just their own suddenly shaky form that will be against them, but history, too.

Archer has the speed to make Aussies quiver

premium_icon Archer has the speed to make Aussies quiver

David Warner has been in imperious form, but England speedster Jofra Archer has one weapon in his arsenal that may worry the destructive Aussie opener.

Langer hits back at ‘very odd’ Warne dig

Langer hits back at ‘very odd’ Warne dig

Justin Langer has lashed out at the critics, including Shane Warne, with Australia set to cruise into the World Cup semis.

Historic knock puts selectors on notice

Historic knock puts selectors on notice

A record breaking performance with the willow has thrown a constantly overlooked star back into the spotlight ahead of the Ashes.

Sun 23 Jun 2019

Aussies’ plan to put Poms on the ropes in WC blockbuster

Aussies’ plan to put Poms on the ropes in WC blockbuster

Australia are ready to show they have the bowling armoury to counteract England’s batting big guns in Tuesday’s blockbuster World Cup clash at Lord’s.

World is wrong about David Warner

World is wrong about David Warner

The mysterious case of David Warner has been captivating at this World Cup, but it’s not as gloomy as some would have you believe — yet.

‘Utterly astonishing’: Insane Cup thriller

‘Utterly astonishing’: Insane Cup thriller

Cricket fans were left in stunned silence as New Zealand and the West Indies played out one of the all-time great World Cup matches.

Sat 22 Jun 2019

Lyon's World Cup fate sealed by Zampa resurgence

premium_icon Lyon's World Cup fate sealed by Zampa resurgence

The knives were out after Adam Zampa was preferred to Nathan Lyon in Australia’s latest game, but the decision seems to have revived the leg-spinner’s fortunes

World Cup disaster looms for England after loss to Sri Lanka

World Cup disaster looms for England after loss to Sri Lanka

Oh no, that wasn't part of the plan. England's cruise to the World Cup semi-finals has suddenly hit a very rocky road and potential disaster

Fri 21 Jun 2019

Wade pushes Ashes case with quickfire ton

Wade pushes Ashes case with quickfire ton

Matthew Wade, picked as a specialist batsman with Peter Handscomb behind the stumps, has plundered a 52-ball century in Australia A’s opening tour match

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