Jos Buttler made a sensational unbeaten hundred as England won the ODI series on Sunday night. Following a chastening 4-0 defeat in the Ashes, the tourists hold an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series thanks largely to Buttler – who made 100 not out from 83 balls – and Chris Woakes, who contributed a fine 53 […]
Australia captain Steve Smith has been dismissed in controversial fashion at the SCG. With the Aussies requiring 303 runs to win – and avoid a series defeat – a lot of the task fell on Smith’s shoulders. But the match turned when Smith edged a ball to the keeper off Mark Wood on 45. The umpire’s […]
England seamer Liam Plunkett has injured his left hamstring during the second ODI at the SCG. Plunkett pulled up while running in to bowl, immediately retrieving his hat from the umpire and walking straight off the ground. England captain Joe Root had to complete the over. Plunkett, the first-change bowler, sent down just eight balls, […]
Raelene Castle’s taken on the role of CEO at a tough time. How will she bring the sport back to the level it used to be, and bring unity to the game?
MACQUARIE’S SUMMER OF CRICKET LINE-UP: Glenn McGrath, Ian Chappell, Greg Matthews, Bruce Eva, Tim Lane, and Laurie Colliver on stats. ==== SERIES OVER! England has taken an unassailable lead in the ODI series, with Australia falling 16 runs short. Jos Buttler was, unsurprisingly, named Man of the Match. RELATED: Steve Smith dismissed in controversial circumstances Straight […]
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On the A-League Show, Billy and Harps were joined by Ned Zelić to discuss the Socceroos coach job, and youth development.
MACQUARIE’S SUMMER OF CRICKET LINE-UP TONIGHT: Greg Matthews and David Morrow. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN ONLINE ==== INNINGS BREAK Hobart Hurricanes have posted a competitive total of 5-167 of their 20 overs. D’Arcy Short has scored more than any other player this season but failed with the bat on this occasion, hitting 11 off 13 before holing out […]
Photo: Peter Mathew. Cricket legend Dean Jones has laid down a challenge to James Faulkner. Faulkner was once Australia’s premier one-day all-rounder, winning Man of the Match in the 2015 World Cup Final. But his career has stagnated in recent years, and he missed selection for the current ODI series with England. Faulkner made just […]