Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Melbourne [Australia], Aug 4 (ANI): Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting lavishly praised 'experienced guy' Steve Smith and said that it would be silly if Tim Paine does not use him on the field to strategise the game.
New Delhi [India], Aug 1 (ANI): As England and Australia get ready to battle it out in the Ashes, former England skipper Michael Vaughan labelled the series as 'the greatest sporting test', saying the series questions every facet of a cricketer's personality.
New Delhi [India], Aug 1 (ANI): As Australia and England get ready to resume cricket's oldest rivalry, let's go down memory lane and find out why the series between these two sides is termed as "Ashes".
Melbourne [Australia], Aug 1 (ANI): Australia has got plans in place and is not overly concerned about England's previous record at Edgbaston, venue of the first Ashes match, says Australian skipper Tim Paine.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Melbourne [Australia], July 30 (ANI): Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh has lent his support towards the World Test Championship (WTC), saying the tournament will be great for Test match cricket.
Melbourne [Australia], July 29 (ANI): Cricket Australia on Monday welcomed the launch of the ICC World Test Championship (WTC), beginning August 1 with the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston.
Dubai [UAE], July 29 (ANI): The apex cricketing body, International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday officially launched the inaugural World Test Championship (WTC).
Dubai [ICC], July 28 (ANI): Australia's Matthew Wade said Alex Carey is going to be team's next wicket-keeper and he is not pushing for the spot anymore.
Dubai [UAE], July 26 (ANI): Australia's Test captain Tim Paine believes that opening batsman Usman Khawaja will be available for the first Ashes Test against England.
Updated : 2 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): Former Australia cricketer Shane Warne on Monday named his squads for the upcoming first Ashes Test, beginning August 1.
Melbourne [Australia], July 22 (ANI): Australia player Tim Paine denied the possibility of Usman Khawaja missing out the first Ashes match as he expects the 32-year-old to be fully fit ahead of the series, starting from August 1.
Melbourne [Australia], July 22 (ANI): Australian Test skipper Tim Paine lauded batsman Steve Smith for his consistency, saying a batter cannot average more than 60 if he does not have some sort of mission on the field.