Cricket-Cricket Australia complain about ‘disgraceful’ Newlands crowd

CAPE TOWN, March 23 (Reuters) - Cricket Australia sent a letter of complaint to their South African counterparts on Friday over what coach Darren Lehmann called “disgraceful” verbal abuse aimed at his players by the crowd in the third test at Newlands.

Australia submit official complaint over ‘disgraceful’ verbal abuse from South Africa fans

Australia coach Darren Lehmann says his team have made an official complaint to South Africa's cricket body over what he calls the "disgraceful" behaviour of home fans at Newlands on the second day of the third Test between the two sides on Friday.

Cricket-Morkel takes 300th test wicket as Australia wilt in third test

CAPE TOWN, March 23 (Reuters) - Seamer Morne Morkel claimed his 300th wicket as South Africa took control of the third test when they reduced Australia to 150 for five at tea on the second day, still 161 runs behind their hosts´ first innings score at Newlands on Friday.

David Warner targeted on Newlands staircase by abusive spectator

Hughes was reprimanded by the then Australian Cricket Board for smashing his bat into a barrier and having a verbal altercation with the member of the Johannesburg crowd.

England women impress in comfortable eight-wicket win over Australia

England women put in a polished all-round display to coast past Australia in their Twenty20 tri-series opener.

Cricket Australia tells major networks to resubmit rights bids

Cricket Australia has told television networks to resubmit their bids for the rights to broadcast the sport and said it would be prepared to sell more matches to pay television after no first round offers were regarded as acceptable.

Live: Aussies fulfil ruthless sledging prophecy

Cricket: Australia holds the upper hand vs South Africa after the Proteas crumbled late on Day One.

Pat Cummins relishes role as workhorse in Australian attack

Cape Town: Pat Cummins has emerged from years of injury setbacks to be Australia's ironman with the ball, combining sheer will and know-how beyond his years to become an ever-present force in Steve Smith's attack.

Rivalry renewed for final cricket contest

The biggest modern-day rivalry in the Bunbury and Districts Cricket Association will come to a head this weekend when Eaton and Colts play for the championship.

Charge of the youth brigade

IT will be a case of experience versus youth in the men’s SACA Premier Cricket first grade grand final while the women will take centre stage at the new Karen Rolton Oval on Saturday.


Australia to review ODI failures after horror start

Australian management have confirmed they will conduct a full-scale review into the one-day set up after the team's worst start to a home limited-overs summer in 16 years.

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