Uncontracted Australian cricketers picked to tour Bangladesh, who could have earned $68,223 had Australia won both Tests, are set to receive a $5000 tour sign-on fee from Cricket Australia as well as match and series bonuses partly because the issue of player payment for postponed tours is not specifically covered in their enterprise agreement.
Daniel Cherny Peter Siddle was supposed to be preparing for a Test match scheduled to begin on Friday. Now he might be squeezed from Victoria's side for the Bushrangers' season-opening Matador BBQs One-day Cup clash on Wednesday.
Jon Pierik While Cricket Australia's immediate focus is on next month's home Test series against New Zealand, and the historic introduction of the pink ball, it's a team that was once clad in pink that has local officials nervous.
David Sygall Reaction has been damning after an Indian crowd turned on their poorly performing team in a match against South Africa.
Daniel Lane National selector Mark Waugh said some players who were named for the postponed tour of Bangladesh will be disappointed when the team for next month's opening Test against New Zealand is named.
Daniel Lane Australia's national cricket skipper Steve Smith and NSW opener Nic Maddinson provided the Cricket Australia XI's bowling attack with some brutal lessons in Monday's Matador Cup match at Bankstown Oval.
Jon Tuxworth Queanbeyan and Weston Creek will square off in the Konica Minolta Cup final after they won their respective pools by going through the preliminary games unbeaten on the weekend.
Daniel Lane Test wicketkeeper Peter Nevill described the Cricket Australia [CA] XI that NSW will face in their opening Matador Cup match at Bankstown Oval on Monday as an "unknown quantity" but added the star-stacked Blues were aware complacency could come at an embarrassing cost.
Kevin Norquay It is alleged the man who was once the world's best all-rounder misled a court in 2012 British libel proceedings against Indian businessman Lalit Modi.