Batting great Ricky Ponting inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Batting great Ricky Ponting inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Former Australian cricket captain and prolific scorer Ricky Ponting has been inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.

Ricky Ponting to be inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Ricky Ponting to be inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Ricky Ponting will join the likes of Bradman, Steve Waugh, Warne when he gets inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame.
 

Don Bradman's blazer sells for A$132,000

Don Bradman's blazer sells for A$132,000

The blazer worn by Australian cricketing great Donald Bradman during his first series as test captain sold for A$132,000 ($91,410.00) on Monday, local media reported. 

Don Bradman's 107th birth anniversary: 10 interesting facts you must know about the legend!

Don Bradman's 107th birth anniversary: 10 interesting facts you must know about the legend!

Many consider him to be the greatest to have played the game of cricket, and on the occasion of Don Bradman's 107th birth anniversary, let's have a look at ten interesting facts about the Australian legend.

Sir Don Bradman`s relatives' unease with expanded museum

Sir Don Bradman`s relatives' unease with expanded museum

Relatives of Australian cricket legend Donald Bradman have revealed simmering tensions with a foundation that bears his name, disagreeing with the expansion of a museum celebrating his life.

Stuart Broad strikes as England eye win in Ashes opener

Stuart Broad strikes as England eye win in Ashes opener

Stuart Broad led England to within three wickets of victory in the first Ashes Test as Australia collapsed either side of lunch on the fourth day at Cardiff`s Sophia Gardens on Saturday.

Melbourne Cricket Ground - fascinating history and cricketing folklore

Melbourne Cricket Ground - fascinating history and cricketing folklore

The Melbourne Cricket Ground's (MCG) hallowed surface will add another feather to its cap when it hosts the final of the 11th World Cup between tournament co-hosts Australia and New Zealand on Sunday.

In Sir Don's Den: Bradman lives in spirit of Bowral

In Sir Don's Den: Bradman lives in spirit of Bowral

 If you are a cricket devotee then an Australian sojourn is never complete without a visit to cricket's ultimate pilgrimage, Sir Donald Bradman's village Bowral, where he spent 17 formative years of his life.

Barry Richards hails Virat Kohli, but says he can't be compared with Sachin Tendulkar

Barry Richards hails Virat Kohli, but says he can't be compared with Sachin Tendulkar

Legendary South African batsman Barry Richards feels Virat Kohli is a few notches above his contemporaries in the Indian team but still has some way to go before one can compare him with the iconic Sachin Tendulkar.

India vs Australia: Smith equals Bradman, Kallis record

India vs Australia: Smith equals Bradman, Kallis record

Australia captain Steven Smith scored his fourth century Wednesday in the ongoing Test series against India to match compatriot Donald Bradman and South African stalwart Jacques Kallis' record of four hundreds in a series.

India vs Australia: Statistical highlights of Day 1 of 1st Test

India vs Australia: Statistical highlights of Day 1 of 1st Test

Statistical highlights of the first day of the first cricket Test match between India and Australia here on Tuesday.

Wearing Phillip Hughes initials, Kiwi skipper Brendon McCullum creates record

Wearing Phillip Hughes initials, Kiwi skipper Brendon McCullum creates record

After days of tumultuous ordeals following the departure of Australian batsman, Phillip Hughes, one of his former team-mates talked with the bat and helped the cricketing world restore some sort of semblance.

Modi cricket diplomacy: Gavaskar, Kapil part of PM's delegation to Australia

In what seems to be smart cricket diplomacy, Prime Minister Modi has roped in former captains Kapil Dev and Sunil Gavaskar to be part of his official delegation to three Australian cities -- Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne.

I'm no cricketing God, says Sachin Tendulkar

I'm no cricketing God, says Sachin Tendulkar

For many, the name Sachin Tendulkar spells God. Many more worship him, dedicating pandals and creating larger than life size statues. But the greatest run-scorer in cricket has revealed that he is a mere mortal, who makes mistakes.

Pakistan in command despite David Warner's century

Pakistan in command despite David Warner's century

Pakistan's spin bowlers shared six wickets between them to take control of the first Test against Australia despite a brilliant hundred by David Warner on the third day on Friday.

Australia tours transformed me as sportsperson, says Sachin Tendulkar

Australia tours transformed me as sportsperson, says Sachin Tendulkar

Cricket legend, Sachin Tendulkar has said that tours to Australia transformed him as a sportsperson. The former India captain was speaking at a sporting event organised by the Australian consulate in the presence of touring Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbot at the Cricket Club of India.

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.

Victoria Memorial may hold Bradman memorabilia exhibition

Sir Donald Bradman never graced the Indian turf during his cricketing days but the game`s afficianados in the `City of Joy` may get a glimpse of his accessories with Victoria Memorial in contention to host a `Bradman Memorabilia` exhibition next year.

Lyon equals Johnson`s unique batting feat which even Bradman failed to achieve

Australian spinner Nathan Lyon has equaled a unique feat which even legendary batsman Sir Donald Bradman could not achieve during his cricket career.

What they said about Sachin Tendulkar

India`s Sachin Tendulkar, who plays his 200th and final Test from Thursday, was widely regarded by his cricketing peers as the greatest batsman since the Australian legend Donald Bradman.