Cricket

Fri 21 Feb 2020

Warner will NOT be clearing air with SA star de Kock

Warner will NOT be clearing air with SA star de Kock

David Warner has no intention of clearing the air with Quinton de Kock after their stairwell stoush during Australia’s last visit to South Africa

Warner: Abusive fans need to look in the mirror

premium_icon Warner: Abusive fans need to look in the mirror

David Warner has turned the blowtorch back on South African fans who resort to personal insults, calling for ‘respect’ from those on both sides of boundary rope

Collective might of sport stands with host nation

premium_icon Collective might of sport stands with host nation

As Australia readies for its Women’s T20 World Cup campaign, its players know they have the support of hosts of fellow female sportswomen.

Thu 20 Feb 2020

Tim Paine lets fly at England’s hypocrisy

premium_icon Tim Paine lets fly at England’s hypocrisy

Australian skipper Tim Paine says Ben Stokes’ recent hostile response to crowd abuse in South Africa proves England like to dish it out but can’t take it.

Extreme measures in place to protect Warner and Smith

premium_icon Extreme measures in place to protect Warner and Smith

Stadium management at Johannesburg’s ‘Bullring’ will beef-up security and tech to target would-be abusers of Steve Smith and David Warner for T20 clash.

T20 World Cup by the numbers

premium_icon T20 World Cup by the numbers

It’s the biggest show in town over the next few weeks and Sydney is hosting major games of the women’s T20 World Cup. Quick guide to the big event.

Women’s T20 World Cup team-by-team guides

premium_icon Women’s T20 World Cup team-by-team guides

Australia are the favourites; Thailand the Cinderella outfit; and at least six teams are realistic title contenders.

Smith not haunted by return to South Africa

premium_icon Smith not haunted by return to South Africa

Steve Smith has returned to South Africa and described what it’s like to be back in the country which was the scene of his darkest cricketing hour.

Aussies cop injury blow on eve of World Cup

premium_icon Aussies cop injury blow on eve of World Cup

The Australian team has received some bad news just ahead of the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup, with a key bowler ruled out.

Wed 19 Feb 2020

The Aussie bowler tipped to become the quickest of all time

The Aussie bowler tipped to become the quickest of all time

Tayla Vlaeminck shapes as Australia’s World Cup x-factor with former star Mel Jones declaring she can become the woman to break the 130km/h barrier.

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