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30 April 2018 9:59 AM Seven using AFL grand final to boost international cricket opener

Channel Seven will use this year's AFL grand final to leverage its debut international cricket broadcast when Australia hosts New Zealand in the first of three women's T20s at North Sydney Oval. The September 29 clash has been scheduled as an evening fixture which will be shown on Seven's main channel, directly after the completion of the AFL grand final 67

28 April 2018 10:18 AM Big hit: Adam Gilchrist to front Fox cricket coverage

Australian cricket great Adam Gilchrist will be the frontman of Fox Sports' coverage when the new broadcast rights agreement begins next summer. Gilchrist, the former Australian vice-captain and wicketkeeper, had been the face of Channel Ten's Big Bash League coverage before the network recently lost the rights. "Sport has been a major part of my life, as a player 80

18 April 2018 10:35 AM How Ben Simmons is dominating the NBA in quintessentially Aussie style

Cold-calling Mr Gaze, Brown was impressive enough to be given an interview, and was soon installed indeed as Lindsay Gaze’s assistant at the Melbourne Tigers, learning from The Master. Lindsay wanted humility not hubris; hard-work not hot-dogging; knuckling down, not noise. He wanted a team that was just that, filled with players who would work for each other 90

15 April 2018 3:38 AM The lights go out on Canberra's SEABL home openers

Basketball ACT is waiting to hear from the SEABL in regards to whether the matches will be rescheduled. The Capitals Academy did manage to get one game in to open their campaign, defeating the Diamond Valley Eagles 64-57 (Keely Froling 25 points and 18 rebounds, Kate Gaze 20 points) in Melbourne on Friday night. Officials hope to avoid another lighting 66

11 April 2018 11:22 AM Thirteen unlucky for some as cost of all-in brawl grows

Magpies' Benny Warner was the hardest hit, with a recent poor record increasing his punishment to five matches, while Blues lock Aisea Taholo will miss three games and teammate Michael Cullen is out for two. Former Canberra Raiders captain Terry Campese, Blues back Jake Wheeler and Magpies' Mitchell Edwards will all miss a week. Magpies' Willie Peace 75

10 April 2018 11:24 AM Marchbank injury a blow to Carlton's defensive stocks

Carlton's tall-defender woes have worsened with the club revealing that centre half-back Caleb Marchbank is expected to miss at least a month with an an ankle injury. Marchbank, who had impressed by averaging 18 disposals and nine spoils across the opening two rounds, hurt his ankle when he landed awkwardly while being tackled by Ben Crocker in last Friday's 63

1 April 2018 11:23 AM Arzani and Fornaroli run riot against spiralling Jets

It was billed as a dress rehearsal for a likely date in an A-League grand-final qualifier in four weeks' time. If that showdown materialises, Melbourne City will travel to Newcastle full of confidence after inflicting a 3-0 thumping of the Jets at McDonald Jones Stadium on Sunday night. A Bruno Fornaroli strike in the 43rd minute and a double to Dario 50

30 March 2018 8:30 AM Sutherland waiting with open arms as shamed Smith heads to clubland

David Warner was stripped of his role as vice-captain, never to be considered for a leadership position again and also banned for 12 months, while Cameron Bancroft was suspended for nine months. The Board of Control for Cricket in India has also blocked Smith and Warner from playing in the Indian Premier League. Smith has not played for Sutherland since 64

27 March 2018 9:19 AM No fear: Renshaw's surreal second chance

‘‘It’s going to be tough but I go over there with no fear and just enjoy the challenge that’s going over. I’ve played them last year on debut, so I have some idea what’s coming,’’ Renshaw said. It caps a remarkable return to the national side for the 21-year-old, who will turn 22 in transit. He was dropped at the start of the Ashes summer and replaced 55

26 March 2018 11:01 AM Lehmann in the firing line as CA seeks to rebuild shattered team image

Cape Town: Cricket Australia is prepared for the national side to lose matches to clean up the mess left by the revelations of cheating in South Africa, beginning a wider examination into the team’s culture that is likely to claim head coach Darren Lehmann. That is the extraordinary message out of the organisation’s headquarters in Melbourne in the wake of the furious 55