Jesse Hogan The less-heralded half of Australia's Ashes attack is making a positive contribution.
Daniel Lane Former Test spinner Gavin Robertson said the Australian selectors made a rod for their own backs – should they want a tweaker to partner Nathan Lyon in the Sydney Test – by picking Ashton Agar for...
Daniel Lane Had the strip of worn grass the Lyon brothers used as their backyard pitch been pancake-flat rather than sloping, the chances are the man proclaimed Australia's new king of spin would be a tradesman...
Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu, Chloe Saltau Fat Cat is back. A year after the luncheon speech scandal that caused a stir during Australia's first Test against South Africa in Brisbane, Greg Ritchie is back behind a microphone at an Ashes...
Andrew Wu There have been plenty of reasons for Bailey to flash his pearly whites in the past year.
Andrew Wu What the man in form brings off the field is just as important as his runs.
For more than 20 years Sachin Tendulkar terrorised bowlers. Fairfax Media's cricket columnist, the late Peter Roebuck, witnessed all 11 Test centuries the Little Master plundered against the...
Jesse Hogan Victoria kicks off its Sheffield Shield campaign against Western Australia in Perth today. Jesse Hogan looks at how the teams are shaping up. Here's his preview of the season ahead.
Jesse Hogan An impressive innings from unheralded batsman Alex Doolan has helped Tasmania overcome the loss of both openers on day one of the Sheffield Shield match at the MCG.
Daniel Lane NATHAN LYON says he won't be intimidated by South Africa's formidable batsmen when bowling to them on the pace-friendly Gabba for the first Test next month.
Daniel Lane NATHAN LYON insists he won't be intimidated by South Africa's world-class batting line-up or bowling to them on the pace-friendly Gabba for the first Test next month.
Jesse Hogan David Hussey emphasised his status as one of Australia's most damaging limited-overs batsmen by spearheading a record 50-over score at the MCG.
Jesse Hogan DAVID HUSSEY emphasised his status as one of Australia's most damaging limited-overs batsmen by spearheading a record 50-over score at the MCG.
Hobart Breakthrough century from Phil Hughes continues the Test discard's resurgence.
Chris Barrett, Chloe Saltau and Phil Lutton With the opening Test of the summer starting tomorrow, Fairfax cricket writers Chris Barrett, Chloe Saltau and Phil Lutton discuss what looms as an intriguing match against South Africa.
Chris Barrett Nathan Lyon fully expects South Africa's cavalcade of top batsmen to attack him.
Andrew Wu BRUCE YARDLEY, a man who showed it was possible to carve a successful career bowling off-spin at the WACA Ground, has urged Australia to resist the temptation to play an all-pace attack in Perth by...
Andrew Wu Bruce Yardley urges Australia to resist the temptation to play an all-pace attack in Perth.
Jesse Hogan and Andrew Wu Your guide to the upcoming Big Bash series, Australia's premier T20 tournament.
Will Brodie The Big Bash's two favourites meet at the MCG, with Shane Warne's Stars looking to build on the momentum established by a crushing of the Perth Scorchers.