West Indies and England have both won the World T20 title once

England and West Indies set for World Twenty20 2016 final

England and West Indies will attempt to make history when they contest the World Twenty20 final at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Sunday. No team has won the competition more... Read more »
Andre Russell runs towards his team-mates after taking West Indies home, India v West Indies, World T20 2016, semi-final, Mumbai, March 31, 2016 ©Getty Images

World T20: Both Men and Women West Indies teams qualify for Finals

Double joy for Caribbean Cricketers The West Indies will go for a double Sunday when both its men’s and women’s teams seek World Twenty20 championships in a doubleheader final of Twenty20 2016 Cricket... Read more »
Australian Claire Polosak and her New Zealand counterpart Kathy Cross will become the first women to adjudicate at any T20 World Cup after being included in a 31-person team of officials to oversee the concurrent men’s and women’s tournaments. Photograph: Darrian Traynor/Getty Images

Aussie and NZ women umpires make history in World T20

Kathy Cross and Claire Polosak are the first female umpires to officiate in the Women’s World T20 New Zealand’s Kathleen Cross made history by becoming the first woman umpire to officiate in... Read more »
New Zealand's second win in two games makes them firm favourites to reach the semi-finals of the tournament but is a big blow to Australia's hopes of winning a trophy that has so far proven elusive. (Photo: AP)

World Twenty20: New Zealand beat Australia by 8 runs

New Zealand bowled with a lot of heart to stop Australia at 134 for nine after making 142 for eight New Zealand took a big step towards the semi-finals of the World... Read more »

World T20 2016: India-Pakistan venue changed to Kolkata

The venue of India and Pakistan’s World T20 group match has been changed from Dharamsala to Kolkata (Calcutta) due to security concerns, organisers say. The International Cricket Council (ICC) said the decision... Read more »
Hindu hardliners threatens to dig up pitch if Pakistan plays in India

Hindu hardliners threaten to dig up pitch if Pakistan plays in India

“If the Pakistan team comes to Dharamsala to play against Indian cricket team, we will dig the pitch in HPCA stadium,” Virender Shandilya, national president of Anti-Terrorist Front of India, said. Hindu... Read more »
Kane Williamson takes top honour at NZ Cricket Awards

Kane Williamson takes top honour at New Zealand Cricket Awards

New Zealand Cricket Awards paid homage to some outstanding performances and paid tribute one last time to one of the most influential Black Caps captains in history. Black Caps batsman and captain... Read more »
Australia's Haddin leads Islamabad to glory in PSL

Australia’s Haddin leads Islamabad to glory in PSL

Australian wicketkeeper smashes unbeaten 61 to help Islamabad United claim inaugural Pakistan Super League title By Dave Middleton (Cricket.com.au) Brad Haddin has added Pakistan Super League champion to his long list of... Read more »
Jackson Bird took five wickets and Australia knocked off 70 of the 201 runs they require for a series victory against New Zealand at Hagley Oval, Christchurch. Photograph: Dave Hunt/EPA

Australia close in on No.1 Test ranking after match against New Zealand

New Zealand fought hard with bat and ball on a heated fourth day of the second Test but Australia remain well placed to claim victory and the No1 Test ranking. Australia finished... Read more »
Lord's is the venue for the 2017 ICC Women's World Cup final

Women’s 2017 Cricket World Cup venues announced

Lord’s confirmed as venue for 2017 Women’s Cricket World Cup final Lord’s will host the final of the Women’s World Cup in 2017, the ICC has announced, with fixtures also being allocated... Read more »
Djokovic downs Federer in Australian Open 2016:

Djokovic beats Federer to reach Australian Open 2016

MELBOURNE, (Australia) — World No. 1 Novak Djokovic is through to his sixth Australian Open final after producing a masterful display to defeat Roger Federer 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 on Thursday night in... Read more »

Derby delight: Record crowd at MCG for Melbourne derby

A huge crowd in excess of 80,000 turned out to the MCG for the Melbourne derby The highly-anticipated local derby between Melbourne Stars and Melbourne Renegades at the MCG has smashed the... Read more »
Nazir Shinwari joins the Sydney Thunder as Community Rookie

Nazir Shinwari joins the Sydney Thunder as Community Rookie

Blacktown cricketer Nazir Shinwari will represent Sydney’s Afghan community in BBL05 as he joins the Sydney Thunder as the club’s Community Rookie. Shinwari’s signing comes as a result of his participation in... Read more »
Lionel Messi gives an acceptance speech after being named La Liga's best player for the sixth time on Monday.

Lionel Messi named La Liga’s best player for 2014-15

Barcelona win five awards to Real Madrid’s three at annual Spanish top flight ceremony Lionel Messi has again been crowned the Spanish La Liga’s best player for 2014-15 at the gala LFP... Read more »
English cricket decides to ditch toss tradition

English cricket decides to ditch toss tradition

The mandatory coin toss is to be scrapped in the County Championship next season, the England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed LONDON (UK) – We have often heard a losing captain... Read more »
Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer to win his fourth consecutive ATP World Tour Finals title and cap one of the greatest seasons in history. Photo: Getty Images

Djokovic defeats Federer to win ATP finals

Novak Djokovic won the title for the fourth consecutive year thanks to a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Roger Federer LONDON – Novak Djokovic put the finishing touch to a magnificent season by... Read more »

India and Pakistan to face off for national glory Thunder Nation Cup Final

Sydney (Media Release); On January 7th, the MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup will be on the line as India and Pakistan battle it out on Spotless Stadium in front of a Sydney Thunder... Read more »
Warner's double-century powers Australia, crushes NZ spirits

Warner’s double-century powers Australia, crushes NZ spirits

Second Test Day 1 Australia 2- 416 (Warner 244n.o, Khawaja 121) As much as he thrives on the thrill of the grand occasion and the expectation that accompanies the big stage, David... Read more »
Shane Warne hopes someone watching the Cricket All-Stars currently would turn out one day to play for America at the World Cup. Photo by Peter Della Penna

‘Love to see all countries play in World Cup’: Warne

Peter Della Penna (ESPNcricinfo) Shane Warne has said he wants to see as many countries as possible play in a World Cup and hopes fans now watching the Cricket All-Stars tournament might... Read more »
New Zealand players celebrate victory at the final whistle. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

New Zealand beat Australia to retain Rugby World Cup in a thrilling final

New Zealand became the first team to retain the World Cup three times New Zealand became the first team to retain the World Cup third time after they held off a fierce... Read more »

Dashmesh All Stars secure their position in MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup Semi-Finals

Sydney (Press Release from Thunder): Allen Singh (19), Sahibpreet Singh (24), Sulfiquar Salahuddin (24), Arpan Spahi (33) and Viren Singh (29) have secured the final positions at the Sydney Thunder Community Rookie... Read more »

Sri Lankan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh talent on display at MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup

The MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup is heating up, with three more teams cementing their place at the MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup Semi-Finals on November 15th, Auburn. Davis 8, Afghan Stars and the... Read more »

Defending champions dominate at Nepal MoneyGram Thunder Nation Cup

Sydney (Press Release from Sydney thunder, 9 Sep 2015): Nabin Gurung will be hoping it is second time lucky after being invited to attend the Sydney Thunder Community Rookie Trials for a... Read more »

Sydney Thunder stumped with Community Rookie selection

Sydney (Media Release from Sydney Thunder; Sept 18, 2015): Bilal Qure, Emad Akmgir and Suffan Hassan will put their friendship aside when they compete for a position on Sydney Thunder’s playing roster for... Read more »