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Cricket: David Warner trades professional sporting career for work on building site after copping...

He's been banned from playing cricket for 12 months after allegedly masterminding a ball tampering plot, involving sandpaper.

Cricket’s new format includes a 10-ball over

The new flagship 'T20' competition being introduced by the England Cricket Board in 2020 is set to played over just 100 balls-a-side.This will amount to 15 traditional six-ball overs plus one 10 ball over, which will radically alter...

Christopher Niesche: Big shake-up in Aussie TV sport as Foxtel grabs cricket

TV sport is going to look very different in Australian next summer after a shakeup in broadcast rights as traditional broadcast media tries to fight off the threat from streaming and digital media.On Friday, Seven Media and Rupert...

Cricket: Napier Technical Old Boys add national club championship crown to historic season

The Napier Technical Old Boys are the best premier men's cricket team in New Zealand."Winning six championships in a row was really important to us but this would probably eclipse that, to be honest," the Big Barrel-sponsored NTOB...

Game, set, snatch: How Australia’s Channel Nine lost the cricket

The headlines are screaming "Nine lost the cricket".After more than four decades, the network — which became synonymous with not only the game, but the initially controversial, then wildly popular Kerry Packer-led World Series reinvention...

Cricket: Last-ball affair over Cornwall labelled Napier Technical Old Boys’ ‘greatest victory ever’

Izaiah Lange and Jesse Ryder stepped up again to eke out an emphatic last-ball victory for Napier Technical Old Boys in Auckland yesterday.Lange, at first drop, was unbeaten on 96 runs and former Black Cap Ryder was 67 not out at...

Channel 9 loses cricket TV rights after 40 years

SYDNEY (AP) — Channel Nine, which brought cricket to Australian television viewers for 40 years and influenced the way the sport is covered around the world, has lost a billion dollar bidding duel for broadcasting rights to Australia's...

5 newcomers named on Cricket Australia contract list

SYDNEY (AP) — Five newcomers, including three fast bowlers, have been awarded national contracts as Cricket Australia reshapes its contract list for the 2018-2019 season following the recent ball-tampering scandal.Captain Steve...

Cricket: Ish Sodhi set for maiden IPL start after signing for Rajasthan Royals

Ish Sodhi is set to make his IPL debut after being signed by the Rajasthan Royals.The Kiwi legspinner was initially left out in this year's IPL auction but has been given a late lifeline by the Royals as an injury replacement for...

I want in: Michael Clarke’s bid to return as Australia’s captain

Former Test captain Michael Clarke wants to make a cricket comeback to help Australia recover from the ball-tampering scandal.After two years in retirement, and with Australian skipper Steve Smith, opening batsman David Warner and...

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Perry wins second Belinda Clark Award

Cricket: Aussie captain Steve Smith has won his second Allan Border Medal, pipping teammates David Warner and Nathan Lyon.

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