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India vs Australia: Steve Smith says hosts would like to play fourth Test at the Gabba despite lockdown in Brisbane
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India vs Australia: Steve Smith says hosts would like to play fourth Test at the Gabba despite lockdown in Brisbane

Smith's views came a day after the BCCI sought relaxation in Brisbane's hard quarantine protocol.

India vs Australia: 'BCCI is fully entitled to protect its team', Sunil Gavaskar weighs in on Brisbane Test impasse
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India vs Australia: 'BCCI is fully entitled to protect its team', Sunil Gavaskar weighs in on Brisbane Test impasse

"The Queensland government is fully entitled to protect its people. Similarly, I believe the BCCI is fully entitled to protect its team. I think that's something we should never forget," Gavaskar said during commentary on Channel 7.

India vs Australia: Brisbane Test in further doubt after Queensland announces lockdown following new COVID-19 case
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India vs Australia: Brisbane Test in further doubt after Queensland announces lockdown following new COVID-19 case

Both India and Australia are due to travel to Brisbane on Tuesday, the day after Brisbane’s stay-at-home restrictions are currently scheduled to end.

India vs Australia: BCCI formally writes to Cricket Australia on relaxation of Brisbane hard quarantine
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India vs Australia: BCCI formally writes to Cricket Australia on relaxation of Brisbane hard quarantine

The Brisbane Test is due to start on 15 January and the quarantine rules will restrict the players to just their hotel rooms after the day's play.

India vs Australia: CA aiming mass relocation of players into NSW after COVID outbreak in South Australia, say reports
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India vs Australia: CA aiming mass relocation of players into NSW after COVID outbreak in South Australia, say reports

According to the Australian media, Cricket Australia is continuously assessing the fast evolving situation.

Sydney and Canberra could host India's limited-overs series against Australia, says report
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Sydney and Canberra could host India's limited-overs series against Australia, says report

The Indian team was initially supposed to land in Brisbane but apparently Queensland state health authorities won't allow the visitors to train during the mandatory 14-day quarantine period.

Usman Khawaja was dropped due to inconsistency, his return will be difficult, says Ricky Ponting
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Usman Khawaja was dropped due to inconsistency, his return will be difficult, says Ricky Ponting

Australia's two-time World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting says senior batsman Usman Khawaja was axed from the national team due to his inconsistency but he is not willing to write him off yet.

Coronavirus pandemic: Cricket Australia cancels final round of Sheffield Shield due to COVID-19, postpones decision on championship clash
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Coronavirus pandemic: Cricket Australia cancels final round of Sheffield Shield due to COVID-19, postpones decision on championship clash

Australia's top first-class league Sheffield Shield could be declared vacant for the first time since the second World War after the cricket board cancelled the final round of the competition due to the rising threat of COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report.

Australia's Matthew Renshaw takes break from cricket to 'freshen up' after Queensland snub
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Australia's Matthew Renshaw takes break from cricket to 'freshen up' after Queensland snub

Matthew Renshaw has failed to score a century in Australia’s domestic first-class competition since playing the last of his 11 Tests in 2018.

Four-day downpour brings relief to bushfire-hit Australia, replenishes depleted dams across New South Wales
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Four-day downpour brings relief to bushfire-hit Australia, replenishes depleted dams across New South Wales

Weekend drenching represented biggest sustained run of rainfall in Sydney and surrounding areas for 30 years

Queensland aims to bring Summer Olympics to Australia for third time with 2032 bid
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Queensland aims to bring Summer Olympics to Australia for third time with 2032 bid

Queensland will launch a bid to bring the Summer Olympics to Australia for the third time in 2032 if it can get financial support from central and local government, state premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said on Monday.

Shaun Marsh century leads Western Australia to four-wicket win over Queensland to lift 14th domestic one-day title
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Shaun Marsh century leads Western Australia to four-wicket win over Queensland to lift 14th domestic one-day title

It was Western Australia’s 14th domestic one-day title. Queensland was attempting to win its 11th.

New South Wales gasps for air as Australia's bushfire smoke reaches record levels; Sydney on list of top 10 cities with worst air pollution in the world
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New South Wales gasps for air as Australia's bushfire smoke reaches record levels; Sydney on list of top 10 cities with worst air pollution in the world

The Australian state of New South Wales is gasping under the worst levels of air pollution recorded as smoke from widespread bushfires causes a spike in hospital visits and hazards including poor visibility for drivers

Australian PM Scott Morrison refuses to take blame for environmental policies causing unprecedented bushfires, insists govt was 'doing enough' to tackle climate change
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Australian PM Scott Morrison refuses to take blame for environmental policies causing unprecedented bushfires, insists govt was 'doing enough' to tackle climate change

Australia's Prime Minister on Thursday denied his climate policies had caused unprecedented bushfires ravaging the country and insisted his government was doing enough to tackle global warming

Australia bushfires: Conditions in East and West coasts to worsen further due to rising temperature, lightning strikes and gusty winds
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Australia bushfires: Conditions in East and West coasts to worsen further due to rising temperature, lightning strikes and gusty winds

The country is already battling more than 120 bushfires, and firefighters work day and night trying to contain them

Australian bushfires: Lack of rainfall likely to prolong blaze; toll rises to 4 after fire wipes out 25 lakh acres of farmland
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Australian bushfires: Lack of rainfall likely to prolong blaze; toll rises to 4 after fire wipes out 25 lakh acres of farmland

Official weather forecasts predict no substantial rains for at least three months, providing grim news as firefighters battle to get more than 100 bushfires raging across the east coast under control

Australia bushfires: Toll up to four in New South Wales after blazes break out along eastern seaboard last week
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Australia bushfires: Toll up to four in New South Wales after blazes break out along eastern seaboard last week

Residents found the body, believed to be a 58-year-old man last seen on Friday, near the New South Wales town of Kempsey

Australia bushfires: Cooler conditions bring relief to New South Wales, but change in wind direction set to make matters worse in Queensland
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Australia bushfires: Cooler conditions bring relief to New South Wales, but change in wind direction set to make matters worse in Queensland

A cool change on Wednesday brought relief for firefighters battling massive bushfires in eastern Australia which destroyed 50 homes and saw flames come within metres of homes on the outskirts of Sydney

Australian bushfires: New South Wales declares fire emergency after blaze claims 3 lives, destroys 150 homes
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Australian bushfires: New South Wales declares fire emergency after blaze claims 3 lives, destroys 150 homes

Australia's most populous state declared a fire emergency on Monday with worsening conditions expected after wildfires have already claimed three lives and more than 150 homes.

Australian bushfires: Firefighters rush to prepare for 'bad, if not worse' conditions in coming days after blaze kills three, razes more than 150 houses
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Australian bushfires: Firefighters rush to prepare for 'bad, if not worse' conditions in coming days after blaze kills three, razes more than 150 houses

Firefighters in eastern Australia on Sunday rushed to prepare for 'bad, if not worse' conditions expected in the coming days after ferocious bushfires devastated communities