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Injured skipper’s key Ashes comeback date

The Ashes start on December 8 and Tim Paine isn’t back keeping yet after surgery but has declared when he’ll be ready.Test captain Tim Paine has his eyes on a second XI game for Tasmania as a major milestone in his Ashes preparation after…

Aussie cricket star punished for ‘cheeky’ act

Australian cricketer Marnus Labuschagne has been sanctioned following an incident during last week’s Sheffield Shield match.Queensland batter Marnus Labuschagne has reportedly copped a fine following an incident during last week’s Sheffield…

Marsh eyeing off Smith’s spot

Former Test captain Steve Smith could miss out on his preferred spot in the batting order at the upcoming T20 World Cup.Former Australian Test captain Steve Smith may be forced to bat lower down the order at the upcoming T20 World Cup so…

Shane Warne backs gender-neutral cricket terms

Shane Warne has supported the introduction of gender-neutral terms “batter” and “batters” to replace “batsman” and “batsmen”.Australian cricket legend Shane Warne has supported the introduction of gender-neutral terms in the sport’s…

‘Ball of the century’ shocks Australia

Australia may have claimed the series win against India but the major talking point was a delivery many are calling the ball of the century.Cricket fans have been left gobsmacked by an “unplayable” ball in the second women’s T20 between…