The Test opener whacked a ton against the Bulls, then backed Shaun Marsh to seize the summer at the top of the Test batting order.
Andrew Webster For years, Nine's cricket coverage has needed an enema. This summer, it's starting to happen.
James Buckley Ellyse Perry believes the sky is the limit for women's sport in Australia following the NSW Breakers' pay deal.
Jon Pierik Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland has refused to publicly endorse the ongoing set-percentage revenue-sharing model with players, potentially setting the stage for another fiery pay war.
Andrew Wu Australia will play fewer one-day internationals under a radical restructure of the international calendar being considered by the ICC aimed at adding greater context to limited overs games.
Phil Lutton, Daniel Cherny Josh Hazlewood finds some form, pink balls fail to make a move and Jackson Bird presses his case for Test selection.
Daniel Cherny Test aspirant Jackson Bird says he's tried not to concentrate on the impending selection of the Australian squad for next week's first Test against South Africa, suggesting that doing so in the past has hindered his performance.
Daniel Cherny Test fast bowling contenders Peter Siddle and Jackson Bird both staked their respective claims to be in the Australian XI for next week's first Test against South Africa with impressive showings on a rain-interrupted second day of the Sheffield Shield match between Victoria and Tasmania at the MCG.
Phil Lutton The Queensland opener has given Australian selectors a welcome headache as he withstood a Test-strength attack to make a final lunge at squad for the first Test against South Africa in Perth.