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Australia look to make statement against Sri Lanka, Pakistan a year ahead of home T20 World Cup
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Australia look to make statement against Sri Lanka, Pakistan a year ahead of home T20 World Cup

Australia kick off their home summer at Adelaide Oval with three T20Is against 2014 world champions Sri Lanka. They then turn their attention to the 2009 champions Pakistan in another three-match series starting 3 November.

Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell claims he reported 'certain untoward things' during IPL to Anti-Corruption Officials
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Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell claims he reported 'certain untoward things' during IPL to Anti-Corruption Officials

An Al Jazeera documentary on corruption in cricket alleged that Australian players were involved in spot-fixing during the 2017 Ranchi Test against India, in which Maxwell made his maiden Test century after being recalled.

England vs Australia: How IPL stint powered Jos Buttler’s transformation in 5-0 demolition of visitors
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England vs Australia: How IPL stint powered Jos Buttler’s transformation in 5-0 demolition of visitors

Jos Buttler pulled off the unlikeliest of escapes just as Australia thought they had avoided an embarrassing whitewash at the hands of their oldest rivals.

Cricket Australia signs new four-year shirt sponsorship contract despite ball-tampering scandal
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Cricket Australia signs new four-year shirt sponsorship contract despite ball-tampering scandal

Alinta Energy will become the principal partner of the men's team in all three formats of the game, securing branding rights to have its name on shirts for all international cricket played in Australia.

India will not play day-night Test during tour down under, BCCI informs Cricket Australia
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India will not play day-night Test during tour down under, BCCI informs Cricket Australia

James Sutherland had told a radio station in Australia that India's reluctance to play the pink ball Test was primarily because of their urge to win the series.

South Africa vs Australia: Visitors' misery in fourth Test ends with an embarrassing 492-run loss
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South Africa vs Australia: Visitors' misery in fourth Test ends with an embarrassing 492-run loss

Vernon Philander took a career-best six for 21 as Australia were bowled out for 119, giving South Africa victory by 492 runs, a record runs margin for South Africa.

Australia ball-tampering scandal: Mickey Arthur backs Steve Smith to come back stronger, but says he's not sure about David Warner
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Australia ball-tampering scandal: Mickey Arthur backs Steve Smith to come back stronger, but says he's not sure about David Warner

Mickey Arthur behaviour had sunk to "abysmal" levels in world cricket and needed rapid improvement, after a series of flare-ups in recent months.

Australia ball-tampering scandal: Ravichandran Ashwin expresses solidarity with Steve Smith, David Warner
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Australia ball-tampering scandal: Ravichandran Ashwin expresses solidarity with Steve Smith, David Warner

Cricket Australia banned Warner and Smith for one year while Cameron Bancroft was handed a nine-month suspension after all three admitted to ball-tampering in the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town.

Highlights South Africa vs Australia , 4th Test, Day 1 at Johannesburg: Markram's 152 leads hosts' charge but late wickets puts day in balance
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Highlights South Africa vs Australia , 4th Test, Day 1 at Johannesburg: Markram's 152 leads hosts' charge but late wickets puts day in balance

When Australia take the field at the Wanderers in Johannesburg for the fourth and final Test against South Africa, it will be a very different-looking side which was trounced in the ill-fated match at Cape Town.

Sandpapergate: Daryl Harper had warned about Steve Smith, David Warner's ball-tampering ways during Sheffield Shield 2016
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Sandpapergate: Daryl Harper had warned about Steve Smith, David Warner's ball-tampering ways during Sheffield Shield 2016

Daryl Harper said the pair were not engaging in fair play while representing New South Wales in a match against Victoria in November 2016

Australia ball-tampering scandal: British religious broadcast likens Steve Smith's ban to resurrection of Jesus
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Australia ball-tampering scandal: British religious broadcast likens Steve Smith's ban to resurrection of Jesus

BBC radio's highly-respected 'Thought for the Day' slot, aired Thursday on the eve of Easter, likened Steve Smith's fate to that of Christ.

Australia ball-tampering scandal: 'Devastated' Cameron Bancroft says he is most disappointed to 'give up his spot for free'
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Australia ball-tampering scandal: 'Devastated' Cameron Bancroft says he is most disappointed to 'give up his spot for free'

Cameron Bancroft, who was caught on camera pulling out sand paper to scruff up the ball during the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town, said he is disappointed with himself.

IPL 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad name Kane Williamson as captain for upcoming season in place of deposed David Warner
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IPL 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad name Kane Williamson as captain for upcoming season in place of deposed David Warner

Kane Williamson said, "I've accepted the role to stand in as captain for this season. It's an exciting opportunity with a talented group of players. I look forward to the challenges ahead."

Australia ball-tampering scandal: Sunrisers Hyderabad to decide on David Warner's role after CA report, says VVS Laxman
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Australia ball-tampering scandal: Sunrisers Hyderabad to decide on David Warner's role after CA report, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman, Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor, said, "It's very unfortunate what has happened in the Cape Town Test. As far as Sunrisers is concerned, it's too early for us to comment."

Michael Clarke considering coming out of retirement to replace Steve Smith as Australian captain after ball-tampering scandal
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Michael Clarke considering coming out of retirement to replace Steve Smith as Australian captain after ball-tampering scandal

Michael Clarke said he was emotional about the scandal, expressing sympathy for Steve Smith and his teammates but also slammed the incident as "blatant cheating".

Brett Lee says 'doesn't want to see robots on field' but cautions players against crossing the line
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Brett Lee says 'doesn't want to see robots on field' but cautions players against crossing the line

Brett Lee, a fearsome fast bowler during a sparkling career for Australia from 1999 to 2012, said that controlled aggression is good for the sport.

South Africa vs Australia, 1st Test: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming
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South Africa vs Australia, 1st Test: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming

Here is all you need to know about when and where to watch the 1st Test match between South Africa and Australia in India.

South Africa vs Australia: Proteas' Dean Elgar says spinners will have decisive role in series
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South Africa vs Australia: Proteas' Dean Elgar says spinners will have decisive role in series

Dean Elgar says Keshav Maharaj could be a matchwinner in the four-test contest that begins on Thursday.

Ashes 2017: Nathan Lyon, Marsh brothers put Australia on brink of victory against England
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Ashes 2017: Nathan Lyon, Marsh brothers put Australia on brink of victory against England

Shaun and Mitchell Marsh became the third set of brothers to score centuries in the same innings for Australia after Greg & Ian Chappell and Steve & Mark Waugh.

Ashes 2017: Usman Khawaja's century helps Australia open up 133-run lead against England on Day 3
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Ashes 2017: Usman Khawaja's century helps Australia open up 133-run lead against England on Day 3

Khawaja top-scored with 171 while Shaun Marsh finished unbeaten on 98 after Steve Smith fell for 83 as Australia built a substantial lead on Day 4.