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Record breaking Indian cricketer Jhulan Goswami gets commemorative stamp

India has found a way to commemorate their women's cricket stars in a way that will stick.

Black Caps bowler Matt Henry returns career-best 12-73 in English county cricket

Black Caps bowler Matt Henry has returned career-best match figures of 12-73 in the English county cricket championship.

Shane Watson ton powers Chennai past Royals in Indian Premier League

Shane Watson has capitalised on a dropped catch in the first over and whacked 106 as Chennai Super Kings drove to an easy 64-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League.

Army top brass play backyard cricket with Wairarapa farmers to commemorate Anzac

There were so many army top brass playing a friendly cricket match against local farmers in rural Wairarapa that it may have constituted a security risk.

New 100-ball cricket format novel and fun – it may just work

OPINION: All the headlines and focus will be on 100-ball innings and wildcard overs, but actually the new tournament will stand or fall by whether or not it attracts the best players and coaches.

England Cricket Board developing new 100-ball format of cricket for 2020

Twenty20 cricket takes about three hours, but if you ask the England Cricket Board, that's not short enough.

New test captain Tim Paine says Australian team culture only needs a few ‘tweaks’

Sledging will be toned down under new test captain Tim Paine, who says the much-maligned culture of the Australian cricket team needs just a few tweaks to regain the public's trust.

Former Black Cap Michael Papps retires from first-class cricket

Former Black Caps opener Michael Papps has retired from first-class cricket.

IPL founder Lalit Modi predicts $1m a game for players and expansion into four-day...

IPL founder Lalit Modi predicts players in cricket's wealthiest league will soon be earning more than $1m per match and that it could expand into a four-day test format.

Black Caps fast bowler Adam Milne receives IPL callup from Mumbai Indians

After being unsold at auction, Black Caps fast bowler Adam Milne has been offered an Indian Premier League lifeline, called up as a replacement for the Mumbai Indians.


‘No crying in television’: Packer would be pragmatic about switch

The man who pioneered the coverage of World Series Cricket for Kerry Packer says the late media mogul was the ultimate pragmatist and would not be rolling in his grave at Channel Nine's relinquishing of the cricket rights because "there is no crying in television".