5th December, 11:28
Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers thrash Melbourne Stars in opening game
Defending champions Sydney Sixers kick off this year's Big Bash League tournament with an emphatic 152-run win over Melbourne Stars at the SCG.
5th December, 08:54
Ashes: 'Joe Root, Steve Smith and David Warner's success with bat will decide series'
Expectations, as they usually are, are high in Australia before the Ashes, but England have a chance, says Australian cricket writer Geoff Lemon.
5th December, 07:43
Ashes: Australia name Travis Head and Mitchell Starc in team for first Test
Middle-order batter Travis Head and left-arm bowler Mitchell Starc will play for Australia in the first Ashes Test against England in Brisbane on Wednesday.
4th December, 13:35
Obituary: Eileen Ash, the world's oldest Test cricketer
Eileen Ash was the world's oldest Test cricketer, but only came to the wider public's attention when she had already reached the century mark.
4th December, 13:15
Ajaz Patel: New Zealand spinner takes 10 wickets in innings but India take charge
New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel becomes only the third bowler in history to take 10 wickets in a Test innings - but India seize control of the second Test.