Chris Barrett One of Australia's chief problems in its fall from grace appears to be on the mend.
Tom Decent After 41 days of hostilities, sledging on and off the pitch and a war of attrition, the Australian and English cricket teams look to have settled their differences - for the time being.
Chloe Saltau Extreme measures such as forfeiting the toss to visiting team debated by Cricket Australia.
NATHAN LYON'S paltry four-over Test preparation has caused respected coach Darren Berry to call for a review of Australia's pace-friendly pitches.
Adam Cooper Dean Jones says young batsmen are getting no favours from curators around Australia and that state sides should be docked Sheffield Shield points if they produce substandard pitches.
Chloe Saltau State of pitches around the nation will be a hot topic at a summit of cricket bosses this week.
Jesse Hogan State teams to be docked points if visiting teams forced to play on substandard pitches.
Alastair Cook has refused to rule out England preparing a string of turning wickets as his side looks to beat Australia in the Ashes series this year.
Chloe Saltau World cricket is 20 years too late to save a generation of spinners who can't bowl legally, according to a leading Australian spin coach.
David Polkinghorne Long tough, journey for Afghanistan team leads to playing ACT Comets at Manuka Oval.
Mitch Marsh and Steve O'Keefe are both strong chances to make their Test debuts against Pakistan in October, former Aussie quick Damien Fleming says.
Lucy Cormack The final piece of the puzzle for the Big Bash League has dropped at Spotless Stadium: the pitch.
Chloe Saltau Afghanistan's cricketers had a reality check this week when they saw Mitchell Johnson, with his rippling muscles and tough-guy sleeve tattoo, get out of his car at their training ground in Perth.
Chloe Saltau James Sutherland's reign as chief executive of Cricket Australia has been renewed with an unlimited tenure, just one year after the board withstood calls for his head.
Derek Pringle The Kia Oval has always been a place of farewells, being the last Test venue of the summer, but no team have looked quite as thankful to be saying goodbye as India, whose capitulation by an innings...
Chloe Saltau Sana Mir won’t accept that she is a pioneer for women’s cricket in Pakistan. That title, she says, has to go to other "strong women of Pakistan".
Jesse Hogan The MCG will use its month-long break after the AFL grand final to undertake its biggest turf overhaul in a decade, ahead of hosting next year's cricket World Cup final.
Chloe Saltau Mike Hussey believes bowlers with dubious actions have been able to beat the system too easily, and fears traditional spinners will have little impact at next year's World Cup in Australia and New...
The Test spearhead is determined to enhance his reputation as the best fast bowler in the world by proving he can dominate in all conditions.
Ben Horne Be warned England. Serving up more slow, dry wickets next Ashes series may not be enough to blunt the fearsome threat from Mitchell Johnson.