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Perth denied chance of hosting another Big Bash League final

Brad Elborough Perth Scorchers fans will have to travel to the east coast to watch their side play live in the final of 2014-15 KFC Big Bash competition, even if they finish on top of the table at the end of the...

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Peter Siddle puts meat on his bones, not his diet, in bid for pace

Peter Siddle of Australia warms up during an Australian nets session

Chloe Saltau Peter Siddle has already put on a couple of kilograms in search of the kilometres needed to win back his pivotal role in the Australian Test attack.

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Canberra to host the 2014-15 Big Bash League cricket final

Ryan Carters of the Thunder bats during the Big Bash League match between the Hobart Hurricanes and Sydney Thunder.

Lee Gaskin Canberra's big summer of cricket keeps getting bigger.

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Cricket Australia gives Siddle mid-July deadline on playing with Nottinghamshire

Peter Siddle

Fast bowler Peter Siddle will leave English county club Nottinghamshire next month, recalled by Cricket Australia ahead of a one-day series in Zimbabwe.

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Cricket Australia opens door for Manuka Oval to have permanent international fixture

Australia will play South Africa at Manuka Oval in November.

David Polkinghorne Proteas to play Aussies in Canberra.

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Dennis Lillee and Cricket Australia part ways over pay demands

Dennis Lillee

Chloe Saltau Dennis Lillee, the Australian fast bowling legend who helped rejuvenate Mitchell Johnson, has walked away from his role with Cricket Australia after demanding significantly more money for his...

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Rene Farrell gets Cricket Australia contract

Rene Farrell.

David Polkinghorne Rene Farrell continues her cricket renaissance, with Cricket Australia naming her as one of 15 contracted Southern Stars on Wednesday.

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Cricket Australia imports Indian soil to conquer spin demons

India's Ravichandran Ashwin celebrates taking the wicket of Australia's Nathan Lyon during the first cricket test match, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground December 28, 2011.   REUTERS/Tim Wimborne   (AUSTRALIA - Tags: SPORT CRICKET)

Chloe Saltau If Australia is to stay at No.1, it will have to get better at playing spin, and Cricket Australia is going to great lengths to make that happen.

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Steve Rixon has 'little respect' for Cricket Australia after being axed

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Chris Barrett and Andrew Wu You get the impression Steve Rixon knows he will not be in the queue for a job at Cricket Australia any time soon.

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Cricket Australia right to help Fawad Ahmed become an Australian citizen

Fawad Ahmed.

Chloe Saltau A key backer of Fawad Ahmed's refugee claim has denied Cricket Australia helped him out because of a desire to find the next Shane Warne.

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Cricket Australia boss says India deserves bigger slice of ICC revenue

Australia vs India.

Chloe Saltau Wally Edwards says it is fair the Indian board should receive a bigger share of world cricket revenue.

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Michael Hussey takes on coaching role with Cricket Australia

Michael Hussey.

Chloe Saltau Michael Hussey has signed on to help coach the next generation of Australian batsmen.

Cricket Australia says it will investigate eBay baggy green caps

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Daniel Lane Cricketers such as Mitchell Johnson and Brad Haddin have devoted their lives to earning the nation's prized baggy green Test cap but fans can now bid for them online at a starting price of $5.50.

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Cricket Australia lauds trial of pink balls in Sheffield Shield

Pink cricket ball.

The Sheffield Shield won't be compromised by an experiment with pink balls.

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Cricket Australia still stumped by homophobia

Andrew Webster dinkus

Andrew Webster Early next month, four of the heaviest hitters in Australian sport will attend a function that will take a giant step forward in rubbing out homophobia.

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Cricket Australia to sign anti-homophobia policy

Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland.

Andrew Webster Cricket Australia has done a dramatic about-face and joined the four major football codes in moving towards anti-homophobia legislation.

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Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland on Canberra future

Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland.

Lee Gaskin Canberra hosting the Sheffield Shield final won't fast-track the city's Big Bash League campaign.

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Cricket Australia acts on match-fixing, doping

Australian cricket cap with twenty dollar note

Chloe Saltau Cricket Australia has made a pre-emptive strike by setting up a dedicated integrity unit.

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Cricket Australia hopes Ryan Harris can bowl in South African series

Ryan Harris.

Chloe Saltau Australia will attempt to nurse Ryan Harris and his knee for the next series against South Africa.

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Ashes 2013-14: Cricket Australia killing the golden goose with too many back-to-back Tests

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Malcolm Knox And so, with a wobbly wheel, busted axle and a strange clunking noise that you don't want to ask about, the circus rolls into Sydney.

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