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Justin Langer takes aim at Australian cricket 'cowards' for leaking information
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Justin Langer takes aim at Australian cricket 'cowards' for leaking information

Langer walked away from his job in February after failing to secure the public support of key players and following acrimonious contract talks with Cricket Australia.

David Warner: Cricket Australia opens door for opener's return to leadership role
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David Warner: Cricket Australia opens door for opener's return to leadership role

David Warner was banned from any leadership role in Australia over his part in the Cape Town ball tampering affair in 2018.

David Warner could return to captaincy duties in BBL after calls for review of code of conduct
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David Warner could return to captaincy duties in BBL after calls for review of code of conduct

David Warner will have to plead his case before Cricket Australia's code of conduct commissioner for the penalty to be withdrawn.

Cricket Australia considers lifting David Warner's captaincy ban
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Cricket Australia considers lifting David Warner's captaincy ban

David Warner is doing particularly well on the field and making good contributions off the field, according to Cricket Australia. However, they will have to review the ethics code before any further deliberation.

Cricket Australia sorry for historical child sex abuse
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Cricket Australia sorry for historical child sex abuse

Earlier this year, a former junior cricketer took legal action against Cricket Australia over allegations of abuse suffered on an under-19 tour of India and Sri Lanka in 1985.

'Gone too soon…’: Sachin Tendulkar shares emotional message for Shane Warne on his birth anniversary
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'Gone too soon…’: Sachin Tendulkar shares emotional message for Shane Warne on his birth anniversary

Shane Warne died on the island of Koh Samui in Thailand after suffering a suspected heart attack on 4th March.

David Warner eyes Australia’s ODI captaincy, ready to talk with management to end leadership ban
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David Warner eyes Australia’s ODI captaincy, ready to talk with management to end leadership ban

With the captaincy role in ODIs now vacant in the Australian side, following the retirement of Aaron Finch, Warner is fancying his chances to take that role.

‘Been a fantastic ride’: Australia white-ball captain Aaron Finch announces ODI retirement
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‘Been a fantastic ride’: Australia white-ball captain Aaron Finch announces ODI retirement

Aaron Finch will play his last ODI on Sunday against New Zealand. However, he will continue to lead the side in the T20 World Cup in October 2022.

Australia vs Zimbabwe 1st ODI 2022: Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Live Streaming and Squad updates
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Australia vs Zimbabwe 1st ODI 2022: Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Live Streaming and Squad updates

Check fantasy tips and dream11 prediction of Australia vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI, scheduled to be played on 28 August.

Happy 114th Birth Anniversary Sir Don Bradman: Top records still held by the legendary batter
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Happy 114th Birth Anniversary Sir Don Bradman: Top records still held by the legendary batter

Don Bradman was so superior to everyone else that comparing him with any other batter didn’t even make sense.

Mel Jones to step down from Cricket Australia Board
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Mel Jones to step down from Cricket Australia Board

Jones has decided not to stand for re-election due to her extensive media and other work commitments in Australia and overseas

Australia cricketers donate prize money to Sri Lanka kids
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Australia cricketers donate prize money to Sri Lanka kids

Cricket Australia said US$30,000 would be donated as a gesture of support, after the men's squad witnessed long fuel queues and political demonstrations during the mid-year tour

Australian cricket fears 'missing generation' after COVID-19
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Australian cricket fears 'missing generation' after COVID-19

While club players have returned in strong numbers after Covid lockdowns, Cricket Australia's annual survey revealed a worrying decline in children aged 12 and under trying out cricket during the 2021-22 Australian summer

Australian cricket fears 'missing generation' after Covid-19 as participation in junior programs declines
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Australian cricket fears 'missing generation' after Covid-19 as participation in junior programs declines

Cricket Australia's annual survey revealed a worrying decline in children aged 12 and under trying out cricket during the 2021-22 Australian summer. The numbers are increasing again, but are still 16 percent lower than pre-covid numbers.

Cricket Australia sells India broadcast rights to Disney Star
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Cricket Australia sells India broadcast rights to Disney Star

Disney Star will have the rights to broadcast Australian cricket throughout India and other territories across Asia.

Australia confirm Andrew McDonald as new men's head coach two months after Justin Langer's abrupt exit
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Australia confirm Andrew McDonald as new men's head coach two months after Justin Langer's abrupt exit

McDonald, 40, secured a four-year contract after winning praise for his performance as interim coach since Langer's abrupt resignation on 5 February shook the cricket world.

Josh Inglis gets Australia contract, Matthew Wade and Marcus Harris axed
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Josh Inglis gets Australia contract, Matthew Wade and Marcus Harris axed

Others omitted include all-rounder Moises Henriques, batsman Ben McDermott and bowlers Jhye Richardson and Kane Richardson.

Explained: What the rest can learn from seven-time World Cup winning Australian women’s cricket team
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Explained: What the rest can learn from seven-time World Cup winning Australian women’s cricket team

The success of this Australian side is a combination of the players’ skills, team culture, and a system that fosters the development of both.

Women's World Cup 2022: Heather Graham approved as temporary replacement for Ashleigh Gardner in Australia squad
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Women's World Cup 2022: Heather Graham approved as temporary replacement for Ashleigh Gardner in Australia squad

The 24-year-old Gardner missed Australia's opening match against defending champion England on Saturday and will also not feature in their match against Pakistan on Tuesday after being forced to isolate for 10 days, in line with New Zealand health protocols.