Weatherald, Lehmann give NSW the blues
South Australia opened their cricket season by defeating NSW in a canter thanks to some authoritative batting from Jake Weatherald and Jake Lehmann.
 Redbacks bite as NSW top-order falters
South Australia will be chasing 242 for victory in their opening one-day cup match after NSW laboured for much of their innings at the WACA.
 Paine's plan to protect fit-again Starc
Australian Test skipper Tim Paine will take care not to over-bowl fit-again Mitchell Starc on what's expected to be a sapping tour of the UAE.
 NSW keen to extend women's cricket streak
New captain Alyssa Healy says NSW's incredible record in the domestic one-day competition is daunting but continues to serve as motivation.
 Finch's Test arrival well timed: Paine
Tim Paine likes the experience and form potential debutant Aaron Finch will bring to the Test squad as they prepare to play Pakistan in the UAE next month.
 Tim Paine's charter complete for UAE tour
After finalising a player charter, Tim Paine says Australia's new-look Test team will still play tough cricket against Pakistan in the UAE next month.
 Wade ton hands Tasmania one-day win v Vic
Victoria fell to a second straight one-day cup defeat following a searing century from Tasmania's Matthew Wade in Townsville.
 Concussion strikes Aust ace Gardner again
Cricket sensation Ashleigh Gardner will miss the opening round of the Women's National Cricket League season due to concussion.
 WA ease to one day win over NSW
WA comfortably accounted for NSW in their one-day cup match at the WACA with Ashton Turner's quickfire half century getting the home side over the line.
 Waugh wants more respect for grade, Shield
Former captain Steve Waugh says first-class and grade cricket must become the institutions they once were if Australian cricket is to dig itself out of a mire.
 Ponting backs Finch to open, Marsh for VC
Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has backed Mitch Marsh to assume the Test vice-captaincy and spearhead next year's World Cup defence.
 Ponting defends Australian cricket culture
Former Test skipper Ricky Ponting says the Cape Town ball-tampering scandal has provided ammunition to critics of the Australian team's culture.
 NSW captain Nevill to miss one-day cup
Peter Nevill, James Faulkner and Daniel Worrall will all miss the start of the one-day cup because of injuries.
 Spin-heavy White Ferns to face Australia
New Zealand are looking ahead to the world T20 in the naming of their squad to face Australia in a three-match women's series.
 Finch praises Maxwell for snub response
Aaron Finch has praised Glenn Maxwell's response to his Test snubbing, saying the all-rounder has already shown he has taken the selectors' criticism on board..
 Late bloomer Finch wants to be like Hussey
Veteran Aaron Finch is determined to make the most of a Test chance for Australia and cash in like fellow late bloomer Mike Hussey.
 Katich's Trinbago go back to back in CPL
Simon Katich's Trinbago Knight Riders have defeated the Guyana Amazon Warriors by eight wickets in the final of the Caribbean Premier League.
 Ex-quick Clark questions Siddle recall
Former fast bowler Stuart Clark has questioned the omission of Chris Tremain, saying he "spat his cornflakes out" when he heard of Peter Siddle's Test recall.
 Maxwell shines in Vics' one-day win
Glenn Maxwell has started the domestic cricket season with a statement of intent as the Test discard top-scored in Victoria's one-day win over Queensland.
 Revived Faulkner ready for a fresh start
James Faulkner has returned from a successful stint with Lancashire in England determined to get his Australia career back on track this season with Tasmania.