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England cricketer Jonny Bairstow won’t be disciplined over headbutt

England's Jonny Bairstow won't be disciplined over the "headbutt" incident at the start of the Ashes tour.

Cricket: Warner and Bancroft blaze Aussies to 10 wicket victory

David Warner and Cameron Bancroft shared a record 173-run partnership as Australia wrapped up a 10-wicket win over England in the first cricket test in Brisbane yesterday.Warner was unbeaten on 87 and Bancroft hit the winning runs,...

Kaikorai triumphs in run-fest

Kaikorai 375 for nine beat North East Valley 368 by seven runs How often  are there 743 runs scored in a day of club cricket in Dunedin?

Kiwi umpire Chris Gaffaney at centre of Ashes controversy after line ball call to...

New Zealand umpire Chris Gaffaney raised the ire of England supporters after his agonising line ball decision to give Moeen Ali out on Sunday.

Wellington Firebirds sign former England international Samit Patel for Twenty20 season

The Wellington Firebirds have bolstered their squad for the upcoming Twenty20 season, bringing in former England international Samit Patel.

Ben Stokes breaks Twitter silence to criticise former Australia opener Matthew Hayden

Ben Stokes has broken his silence on Twitter and fired his first shot of the Ashes series.

Channel Nine cricket commentators reveal their nightmare moments with the microphone

Everyone has said something they've immediately regretted because they spoke first and thought second.

England to host South Africa and New Zealand in 2018 limited-overs series

Women's World Cup winners England will host South Africa and New Zealand in three limited-overs series in 2018.

England opener Alastair Cook among the runs against CA rookies

Alastair Cook has regained some form, with his opening partner Mark Stoneman scoring England's first century of the Ashes tour in their last warm-up match ahead of the first test.

English pacemen strike back after batting collapse in Ashes tour match

An inspired spell of fast bowling by Chris Woakes has saved England's blushes after an embarrassing pink-ball batting collapse against a Cricket Australia XI.


Cricket Australia denies Justin Langer named as new head coach

Cricket Australia has refuted claims that West Australian Justin Langer will be installed as national coach on Friday.