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Australia recalls wicketkeeper Paine, drops Renshaw – Fiji Times Online

MELBOURNE - Australia have recalled wicketkeeper Tim Paine for the first time in seven years and dropped opening batsman Matt Renshaw in a surprising Ashes squad for the series against England.

Ashes Test opener – Fiji Times Online

MELBOURNE - Australia's Josh Hazlewood is a "genius" with line and length and will have no trouble being ready for next week's Ashes opener against England despite having had only a single warm-up match, fellow seamer Mitchell Starc has said.

Batting collapses a concern – Fiji Times Online

MELBOURNE - England coach Trevor Bayliss is concerned by his batsmen's tendency to collapse and says starts will need to be converted into centuries if the touring side are to win the Ashes series against Australia.

Rika to lead EAP team – Fiji Times Online

FIJI cricket head coach Josefa Rika will be coaching the International Cricket Council East Asia Pacific team to the 2018 Australia Country Cricket Championship to be played in western Australia in January next year.

Bracken impressed – Fiji Times Online

THE Pacific islands is an area of exceptional cricket talent.

Ali, Finn ruled out – Fiji Times Online

LONDON - England all-rounder Moeen Ali and fast bowler Steven Finn will miss their first two matches of their tour of Australia because of injuries, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Friday.

‘Fiji has talent’ – Fiji Times Online

FORMER Australian international cricketer and two-time world cup winner Nathan Bracken is here to promote the sport of cricket.

‘England will lose Ashes’ – Fiji Times Online

ADELAIDE - An Ashes series shorn of Ben Stokes would be a great shame for cricket but England are heading for defeat with or without the troubled all-rounder, former Australia batsman Greg Blewett has said.

SA leads second day Test – Fiji Times Online

POTCHEFSTROOM, South Africa - Bangladesh face a long haul in their bid to fight their way back into contention against South Africa after ending the second day of the first Test on 127 for three, still 369 behind the hosts' first innings tally.

Stokes arrested in Bristol – Fiji Times Online

LONDON - England all-rounder Ben Stokes was arrested early on Tuesday after an incident in Bristol and will miss the fourth one-day international against West Indies, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said.


Gabba curator Kevin Mitchell prepares for his last Ashes

Proud Queenslander Kevin Mitchell jnr has been the man behind Australia's best cricket wicket for 33 years.