Big Bash League: Perth Scorchers snap up England's Liam Livingstone as first overseas signing for upcoming season
Livingstone has played two T20Is for England in 2017, since then he has made himself a regular fixture in the shortest format of the game after his exploits in Vitality Blast in England.
Michael Klinger's controversial dismissal overshadowed Perth Scorchers' seven-wicket win and a quick-fire unbeaten 87 from Cameron Bancroft as he starts to find form again on his return from a nine-month ban for ball-tampering.
Cameron Bancroft received a nine-month ban from the international and domestic game for his part in the scandal in South Africa that rocked the sport, in which he used sandpaper to try to alter the ball.
Perth Scorchers expect Cameron Bancroft to return to Big Bash League as soon as ball-tampering ban ends
Australian opener Cameron Bancroft was banned for nine months for his part in the Cape Town ball-tampering scandal.
Former Test batsman Adam Voges has replaced Justin Langer as the new head coach of Western Australia and the Perth Scorchers, officials said on Thursday.
Middlesex's Australian captain Adam Voges conceded his team had been outplayed but was not impressed by the state of the pitch.
Adam Voges, 37, was retired hurt while batting for Middlesex against Somerset in a recent County Championship match.
Voges scored 1,485 runs at an average of 61.87, ranking him second on the all time list behind Bradman's incredible 99.94.
The sickening impact from a Cameron Stevenson bouncer saw Voges sink to the ground before gingerly walking off minutes later.
Once South Africa executed their plans, Australia didn't even have the time to respond; rather than being hit off line or being forced into a change, things just worked for the visitors.
Skipper Steve Smith said he may play with just four bowlers as rain threatens Australia's chances of rebounding from their mauling against South Africa.
Taylor claimed only five members of the current Test side, which went down 0-3 in Sri Lanka in September, were assured of their places against the Proteas in Perth from 3-7 November.
A gritty century from Kaushal Silva gave Sri Lanka a commanding 288-run second innings lead on Tuesday, dimming Australia's hopes of a consolation win in the third and final Test in Colombo.
Dilruwan Perera bagged six wickets to fashion Sri Lanka's historic series win over Australia, who suffered a 229-run loss in the second Test at Galle.
Australia were dismissed for a record low against Sri Lanka in the second Test on Friday after a Rangana Herath hattrick.
Stuart Broad believes England team-mate Joe Root is the "most complete batsman" he has played alongside.
Australia faced an uphill struggle to save the first Test against Sri Lanka's spinners after losing three early second innings wickets while trying to chase 268.
Australia batsman Adam Voges was taken to hospital after being struck in the head by a ball while fielding during a county game in England.
Usman Khawaja is expected to pocket more than AUS$ 1 million following a series of consistent performances across formats.
Voges was often overshadowed by sleeker but less reliable players in Marcus North and Shaun Marsh, who were given numerous opportunities to carve out long Test careers.