West Indies great Michael Holding said he feared sledging could soon lead to the ugly spectacle of Test cricket's first fight on the pitch after admitting he would never have accepted the verbal abuse considered gamesmanship these days.
Chris Barrett Shane Watson will potentially place his Test future in jeopardy if he misses the first match of the upcoming series against the West Indies but makes no apologies for putting his family first.
Malcolm Knox A new book about the tragic death of a talented cricketer is just one example of the pressures facing athletes that we never hear about.
Peter Hanlon Aaron Finch has emerged from a summer like no other more determined than ever to realise his childhood dream.
England take on travelling New Zealand in the first match of a two-match Test series.
Peter Hanlon Aaron Finch backs Jason Gillespie to turn England around.
Nick Hoult Jason Gillespie will accept the England coach's job if offered the position after positive talks with Andrew Strauss on Thursday brought the Australian a step closer to replacing Peter Moores.
Big hitting of New Zealand cricketer Tim Southee has claimed another victim when a reporter copped a blow to the back during batting practice by the Black Caps at Lord's on Wednesday.
An amateur cricketer in England is believed to be the first batsman dismissed by an obscure rule according to a report in The Times.
Daniel Lane "It's an ongoing matter but in principle the matter has been settled," said a Cricket Australia spokesperson.