For the first time in history, Bangladesh defeated Australia in a test match after the No.1 all-rounder of the world, Shakib Al Hasan stunned the mighty Aussies with his fiery spin, taking 10 wickets over the course of two innings.
Australia fought hard in the second innings and were looking to
Spinners Nathan Lyon and Steve O'Keefe (SOK) shared all the 10 wickets of India's second innings as Australia won the first test of the 2017 Border-Gavaskar Series by 333 runs. With a magnificent bowling figure of 12/70, O'Keefe was declared the man of the match.
Heading into the 1st test, India
After a disastrous start to the summer, Australia have finally turned the tide. They have beaten New Zealand for the second straight ODI and regained the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy after losing it to the Kiwis in their group stage game of the 2015 ICC World Cup.
Australia had the momentum going into
Australia clinched their 5th world cup title yesterday, after cruising to an emphatic 7 wicket win against New Zealand at the MCG.
Being no strangers to the condition and stress of playing in a world cup final, Australia dominated the game with their pacers applying pressure on the Kiwi batsmen, before
The stage is set at MCG for the first ever Trans-Tasmania world cup final. Neighbors and co-hosts of the 11th ICC World cup, Australia and New Zealand have overcome 12 other nations and booked their spot in the final of the tournament. They are one win away from glory. Should
Australia qualified for their seventh world cup final today after a convincing win against defending champions India. The win enabled Australia to qualify for the finals for the first time since 2007. Steve Smith's 93-ball 105 along with Finch's 81 and quick-fire runs from Faulkner, Watson and Johnson in the
We are only three games away from crowning the world champions of the 11th edition of ICC Cricket World Cup. Co-host New Zealand will face South Africa in the 1st semifinal on March 24 at Auckland, followed by Australia vs India on March 26 at the SCG. The semifinal lineup
Glenn Maxwell's 102 from just 53 balls helped Australia post a total of 376-9 against Sri Lanka today at SCG. Sri Lanka managed to score 312 in reply, before being all out. The 64 run victory helped Australia to climb up the pool A standings as they remain at no.
Hosts Australia decimated Afghanistan, beating them by 275 runs in their pool A clash today at Perth. They scored 417/6, the highest total for a team in world cup history. Afghanistan could only manage to score 142 before being all out. The win boosted Australia's net run rate, as they
New Zealand won a close encounter against Australia today during their pool A clash at Eden Park, Auckland. Trent Boult's 5 wicket haul reduced the Aussies to just 151. However, Mitchell Starc picked up 6 wickets in his 2nd spell and got Australia closer to victory before Kane Williamson snatched