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Australian players urge 'emergency mediation' with Cricket Australia as deadline looms

Australian players urge 'emergency mediation' with Cricket Australia as deadline looms

The ACA said it had been instructed by Australia's male and female cricketers to seek emergency mediation to "ensure every avenue is explored to avoid the post-June 30 cliff".

David Warner clarifies players won't budge on pay demands with Cricket Australia

David Warner clarifies players won't budge on pay demands with Cricket Australia

CA has threatened not to pay contracted players beyond the expiry of their current financial deal at the end of the month if they do not accept a new offer, with the governing body determined to scrap revenue-sharing after 20 years.

David Warner warns Cricket Australia, says 'won't budge' from revenue model

David Warner warns Cricket Australia, says 'won't budge' from revenue model

Australia are set to tour Bangladesh in the coming months for a two-Test series and the squad was named this week. But if a new MOU is not signed shortly, the tour is unlikely to take place.

David Warner slams CA yet again, says players can't play after July 1 in case of 'no contracts'

David Warner slams CA yet again, says players can't play after July 1 in case of 'no contracts'

Warner said that he remains hopeful a new Memorandum of Understanding can be struck between now and June 30.

No contracts, no play: David Warner warns Cricket Australia with Ashes boycott

No contracts, no play: David Warner warns Cricket Australia with Ashes boycott

The major reason behind the ACA`s opposition is CA`s proposal to scrap a shared revenue model for player payments, which has been in place for nearly 20 years.

Steve Smith challenges Cricket Australia's argument on pay dispute

Steve Smith challenges Cricket Australia's argument on pay dispute

Smith, however, said: "I'm not sure I completely agree with that. If we look back at the last MoU, I think players gave back A$ 10 million to grassroots cricket, which is quite significant."

Australian government ready to mediate in CA-players pay row: Report

Australian government ready to mediate in CA-players pay row: Report

CA chairman David Peever has turned down the Australian Cricketers' Association's request for independent mediation and there are fears the stand-off could potentially lead to a players' boycott of the showpiece Ashes series later in the year.

Australian government to mediate in board and players feud over pay

Australian government to mediate in board and players feud over pay

The ACA has described CA's rejection of the players call for mediation as lacking in common sense.

Cricket Australia has gambled on player greed in pay talks: Ian Chappell

Cricket Australia has gambled on player greed in pay talks: Ian Chappell

CA CEO James Sutherland raised tensions earlier this month when he told players to agree to terms by the June 30 deadline or risk being unemployed.

Australian coach Darren Lehmann plays down Ashes strike threat over pay dispute row with CA

Australian coach Darren Lehmann plays down Ashes strike threat over pay dispute row with CA

Lehmann said he would address the matter once the entire squad for the Champions Trophy was together.

Australia risk missing top players in Ashes over pay dispute, feels David Warner

Australia risk missing top players in Ashes over pay dispute, feels David Warner

Australian Cricketers` Association (ACA) rejected Cricket Australia`s (CA) pay offer last month, dismissing the proposal as "a win for cricket administrators but a loss for cricket".

Players' mediation call Cricket Australia after pay threat 'aggression'

Players' mediation call Cricket Australia after pay threat 'aggression'

The latest flare-up casts doubt on what team Australia could field after June 30, with a two-Test series scheduled in August in Bangladesh ahead of a home Ashes showdown with England later in the year.

IPL 2017: We encourage our players to play in the tournament, says New Zealand Cricket

IPL 2017: We encourage our players to play in the tournament, says New Zealand Cricket

"We think IPL is a top league. The New Zealand Cricket encourages its players to play in the IPL," James Wear, the commercial director of New Zealand Cricket, said at a sponsorship event in the city.

Cricket Australia threatens players with blunt 'no pay beyond June 30' email over wages row

Cricket Australia threatens players with blunt 'no pay beyond June 30' email over wages row

Cricket Australia (CA) has threatened its contracted players they will not be paid beyond June 30 unless they accept the governing body's proposed overhaul of player remuneration, a report said today.

Michael Clarke on CA's IPL stand: David Warner, Steve Smith will continue playing in India

Michael Clarke on CA's IPL stand: David Warner, Steve Smith will continue playing in India

Clarke also named a host of Indian players, who have caught his attention.

Cricket Australia offers new 3-year deals to its top 5 players for quitting Indian Premier League

Cricket Australia offers new 3-year deals to its top 5 players for quitting Indian Premier League

CA's team performance manager Pat Howard is said to have got in touch with Smith, Warner, Cummins, Starc and Hazlewood, asking them to not play the IPL.

Cricket Australia lures cricketers with multi-year contracts to keep them away from IPL

Cricket Australia lures cricketers with multi-year contracts to keep them away from IPL

CA says the move is aimed at minimising injuries and avoid the controversial resting of players such as Smith in Sri Lanka and Starc and Hazlewood in South Africa last year.

Dispute continues as Australian Cricketers Association rejects Cricket Australia's new pay offer for players

Dispute continues as Australian Cricketers Association rejects Cricket Australia's new pay offer for players

The long-standing pay dispute between Cricket Australia and its players continue as the Australian Cricketers Association (ACA) has rejected the new pay offer from the game's governing body, saying the proposal will be a win for cricket administrators but a loss for the game.

Shaun Marsh, James Faulkner, Peter Siddle fall out of  Cricket Australia's list of centrally contracted players

Shaun Marsh, James Faulkner, Peter Siddle fall out of Cricket Australia's list of centrally contracted players

While wicketkeeper Peter Nevill and spinner Steve O'Keefe have also been overlooked, all-rounders Ashton Agar, Hilton Cartwright and paceman Billy Stanlake have earned their maiden contracts.