Australia hopes to invite 'full crowds' for Ashes series

Cricket May 19, 2021

Australia hopes to invite 'full crowds' for Ashes series

Cricket Australia is hoping for packed stadiums for this year's Ashes series even if England's "Barmy Army" of traveling fans is unlikely to get into the country, interim chief executive Nick Hockley said on Wednesday. The schedule for Australia's 2021-22 home season was confirmed on ...

More Sports / Cricket Jul 6, 2015

Cummins ready after Ashes call-up

Australian quick Pat Cummins has not played a first-class match for two years but is confident his body will hold up to the rigors of test cricket should he get the call during the Ashes series against England. The 22-year-old right-armer was called into the ...

More Sports / Cricket Jul 5, 2015

Australia captain Clarke hails Harris as one of the best

Test captain Michael Clarke labeled Ryan Harris “as good as anyone who has played for Australia” after the fast bowler announced his retirement on Saturday because of injury. The 35-year-old quit the squad four days before the first Ashes test against England in Cardiff after ...