Australia can emulate Bradman and 1948 team, says Nathan Lyon
Australia can emulate Bradman and 1948 team, says Nathan Lyon

The only time Australia successfully chased over 400 to win an Ashes test against England, a 39-year-old Don Bradman stroked an unbeaten 173, his final test century, and Arthur Morris bludgeoned 182 at Headingley in 1948.

Renowned cricket commentator Richie Benaud passes away
Renowned cricket commentator Richie Benaud passes away

Former Australian skipper and renowned cricket commentator, Richie Benaud passed away, on Friday in Sydney.

Angelo Mathews struggles to understand `shocking` loss
Angelo Mathews struggles to understand `shocking` loss

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews struggled Wednesday to understand how his side went from a position of dominance to lose the second Test against New Zealand in Wellington by 193 runs.

4th Test, Day 1: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights
4th Test, Day 1: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the first day's play of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia, here today.

Don Bradman record has Kumar Sangakkara reconsidering retirement
Don Bradman record has Kumar Sangakkara reconsidering retirement

Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara is reconsidering retirement plans after his 203 against New Zealand on Sunday put him one behind Australian legend Don Bradman for the most double centuries.

2nd Test: Kumar Sangakkara's double gives Sri Lanka control over New Zealand
2nd Test: Kumar Sangakkara's double gives Sri Lanka control over New Zealand

Kumar Sangakkara provided a cricket master class Sunday with an exquisite 203 to lift Sri Lanka off the ropes and put them in command of the second Test against New Zealand.

Don Bradman record has Kumar Sangakarra reconsidering retirement
Don Bradman record has Kumar Sangakarra reconsidering retirement

Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara is reconsidering retirement plans after his 203 against New Zealand Sunday put him one behind Australian legend Don Bradman for the most double centuries.

Brian Lara brands Wasim Akram 'fastest, best bowler' he ever faced
Brian Lara brands Wasim Akram 'fastest, best bowler' he ever faced

West Indies legend Brian Lara has branded former Pakistani bowling great as the fastest and the best bowler he ever faced during his illustrious international career spanning 17 years.

PM Narendra Modi talks `shirtfronting` and cricket Down Under
PM Narendra Modi talks `shirtfronting` and cricket Down Under

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi injected some humour into his address to Australia`s parliament on Tuesday, using the term "shirtfront" to make fun of his host while also talking cricket.

Narendra Modi has 'runs on the board' to meet people's wish: Tony Abbott

When the top political leaders of India and Australia meet, can cricket be far behind?

Australia`s youngest Test captain Ian Craig dies at 79
Australia`s youngest Test captain Ian Craig dies at 79

Ian Craig, Australia`s youngest Test cricket captain, has died aged 79, Cricket Australia said on Sunday.

Three-ton David Warner feels lucky to match Don Bradman
Three-ton David Warner feels lucky to match Don Bradman

Australian opener David Warner believes luck played a part in his matching illustrious countryman Don Bradman's three consecutive Test hundreds, he said on Friday.

Sachin Tendulkar, Steve Waugh to be inducted as Bradman Honourees
Sachin Tendulkar, Steve Waugh to be inducted as Bradman Honourees

 Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's tryst with Australia and "The Don" continues as the legendary batsman will be inducted as a Bradman Honouree along with former Test captain Steve Waugh at a gala dinner in Sydney on October 29.

Rahul Dravid releases book on differently abled sports heroes
Rahul Dravid releases book on differently abled sports heroes

A motivational book about top Indian sportspersons who overcame disability and adversity to become champions, and co-authored by former international shuttler Sanjay Sharma, was launched by former Test cricketer Rahul Dravid at suburban Khar Gymkhana here on Friday.

I have framed photo of Bradman's all-time playing XI, says Sachin Tendulkar
I have framed photo of Bradman's all-time playing XI, says Sachin Tendulkar

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday said that he has the photograph of the all-time Test playing XI, picked by Australian great Donald Bradman, framed at his home and he would always "treasure" it as the legend had included him in that team.

Don Bradman memorabilia to be exhibited at Victoria Memorial

The first bat and other playing gear and memorabilia of Donald Bradman - arguably the greatest batsman ever - will be showcased at an exhibition at the iconic Victoria Memorial Hall here in 2015.

Pakistan slip after Kumar Sangakkara`s double ton in Galle

Veteran Kumar Sangakkara hit a 200-plus score for the 10th time to light up the fourth day`s play in the first Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle Saturday.

Sunil Gavaskar was as good as Sachin Tendulkar, Don Bradman: Bapu Nadkarni

The modern generation of cricket followers might feel Sachin Tendulkar is the last word in batting, but for people of the previous generation or even older, Sunil Gavaskar was as good a batsman, according to former Test all-rounder Bapu Nadkarni.

Bradman`s first Test bat up for auction

The cricket bat used by Australian sporting legend Don Bradman to launch his Test career has been put up for auction and is expected to fetch up to Australian dollars 145,000.
Bradman, who retired with a yet-to-be-topped Test batting average of 99.94, used the bat to open his Test career in the 1928 series against England.

Indian-origin Aus student wins Don Bradman scholarship

A 23-year-old Indian-origin Australian student has been awarded a prestigious educational scholarship named after Sir Don Bradman for displaying leadership qualities and values espoused by the cricketing legend.