It comes with NTC eyeing off hosting rights for Australia's three-match one-day international series with Zimbabwe slated for June 2020 in the Future Tours Programme.
The deal to bring the Thunder back to Canberra for a BBL-WBBL double-header is almost done with the club and ACT government ironing out the final details.
Kohli averages 53.4 in Test cricket but in Australia that figure climbs to 62, which is quite remarkable given some of the game’s best batsmen have struggled in Australian conditions.
Clearly, it is hard to be vocal when you are being hammered as Australia have been over the past few weeks.
Australia coach Justin Langer maintains there are some positives to take from his side's winless cricket tour of England.
There will be no day-night Shield fixtures in 2018-19.
New Zealand's Amelia Kerr hit a world record 232 not out in the third one-day international against Ireland on Wednesday and then took five wickets to complete a remarkable day for the 17-year-old.
The Australian men's cricket team will be emblazoned with a touch of WA for the next four years after Alinta Energy was announced as its principal partner on Wednesday.
Justin Langer's appointment on a four-year contract as Australia's new coach capped a week where Cricket Australia began to rehabilitate its brand, but intriguing questions remain.
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