Cricket News

Foxtel launches dedicated 4K live channel

Foxtel launches dedicated 4K live channel

Foxtel today announced the launch of a new, dedicated, 4K live channel, heralding the next wave of change in Australian television. 14 Aug 2018
Grassroots the key to developing women’s cricket

Grassroots the key to developing women’s cricket

Women’s cricket in Australia has improved immeasurably in recent years, and there seems to be no signs of slowing down. 13 Aug 2018
Women in Sport Summit: Styles & McConnie

Women in Sport Summit: Styles & McConnie

Sarah Styles, Head of Female Engagement, and Kim McConnie, who oversees the men’s and women’s Big Bash League, are two of the women changing the game at Cricket Australia. 22 Jul 2018
The Aussies set to light up English Super League

The Aussies set to light up English Super League

There will be five Australian representatives in England’s women’s Super League set to begin this month with Rachael Haynes, Elyse Villani, Beth Mooney, Nicole Bolton and Delissa Kimmince all lining up. 19 Jul 2018
Wellington re-signs with Strikers

Wellington re-signs with Strikers

Adelaide Strikers have been boosted by the re-signing of Australian Test bowler Amanda Wellington. 16 Jul 2018
Exciting WBBL draw has been announced

Exciting WBBL draw has been announced

Ahead of a stand-alone fixture in 2019/20, the rebel Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) has seen new and exciting changes to the upcoming season. 16 Jul 2018
Faith Thomas: First Indigenous Australian to play test cricket

Faith Thomas: First Indigenous Australian to play test cricket

Faith Coulthard Thomas was not only the first Indigenous Australian to play test cricket for the country but the first Aboriginal woman to represent Australia in any sport. 8 Jul 2018
ICC reveals 39 percent of cricket fans are females

ICC reveals 39 percent of cricket fans are females

Cricket has over a billion fans with 39 percent being females the International Cricket Council (ICC) has revealed. 3 Jul 2018
Women's World T20 fixtures announced

Women's World T20 fixtures announced

Australia will begin their ICC Women's World T20 campaign against Pakistan in a triple-header. 26 Jun 2018
Healy appointed to lead record breaking team

Healy appointed to lead record breaking team

Alyssa Healy has been named as the person to take over the NSW Breakers captain role from the retired Alex Blackwell. 24 Jun 2018
Blackwell first women elected to Cricket NSW board

Blackwell first women elected to Cricket NSW board

Australia's most capped female cricketer, Alex Blackwell, has been named as the first women in 159 years to be elected to the board of Cricket NSW. 17 Jun 2018
Coyte signs with Adelaide Strikers

Coyte signs with Adelaide Strikers

Sarah Coyte will make her return to the Adelaide Strikers after the former Australian bowler signed on for two seasons. 15 Jun 2018
Young Kiwi breaks Belinda Clark's record

Young Kiwi breaks Belinda Clark's record

White Ferns all-rounder Amelia Kerr has broken a 21-year-old record with a score of 232 not out against Ireland. 14 Jun 2018
Aboriginal XI Women win

Aboriginal XI Women win

The Aboriginal XI Women crushed the National Cricket Conference by 137 runs at the 3aaa Country Ground in Derby today. 11 Jun 2018
Supernovas win in history-making game

Supernovas win in history-making game

The Supernovas have won the first ever IPL Women’s T20 challenge in a thrilling finish in Mumbai by three wickets. 23 May 2018
Nitschke named Southern Stars assistant coach

Nitschke named Southern Stars assistant coach

Former Australian cricketer Shelley Nitschke has been appointed Assistant Coach of the Southern Stars for the next two years. 18 May 2018
Australians to be part of women's IPL exhibition match

Australians to be part of women's IPL exhibition match

Australians Ellyse Perry, Alyssa Healy, Megan Schutt and Beth Mooney will be part of a one-off women's Indian Premier League exhibition match in Mumbai. 16 May 2018
Jones and Guha added to Fox Sports cricket commentary team

Jones and Guha added to Fox Sports cricket commentary team

Former international cricketers Mel Jones and Isa Guha have been added to Fox Sports commentary team for their big summer of cricket. 14 May 2018
Langer named Australia's cricket coach

Langer named Australia's cricket coach

Former Australian opening batsman, Justin Langer, has been named Australia's new coach. 3 May 2018
Blackwell takes on new role in coaching

Blackwell takes on new role in coaching

Recently retired international Alex Blackwell will be taking on a new role as she joins the backroom coaching staff of women's T20 Super League club Lancashire Thunder. 2 May 2018
WBBL to become standalone competition

WBBL to become standalone competition

The Women's Big Bash League in 2019-20 is set to become a standalone competition with Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland confirming today. 2 May 2018