ODI tri-series: After a duck in first match, Ian Bell finds form just at right time
ODI tri-series: After a duck in first match, Ian Bell finds form just at right time

Veteran England cricketer Ian Bell continued his good run in the ongoing tri-series as he slammed a ton against Australia in the fourth match of the series.

ODI tri-series: Steven Smith praises Australian bowlers after win over England
ODI tri-series: Steven Smith praises Australian bowlers after win over England

Australia skipper Steven Smith on Friday heaped praise on his bowlers for checking England's surge in the death overs and restricting them to 303 for eight in their cricket tri-series match here today.

In-form Steven Smith takes Australia into tri-series final
In-form Steven Smith takes Australia into tri-series final

Skipper Steve Smith smashed an enthralling hundred as Australia recovered from late jitters to enter the cricket tri-series final with a thrilling three-wicket triumph over England here today.

Discarded Kevin Pietersen tells ECB to stick with current batting line-up
Discarded Kevin Pietersen tells ECB to stick with current batting line-up

Kevin Pietersen may have exhausted all his chances of making a England comeback, but he is still making all the right noises, including suggestions on batting line-up to England cricket board.

Eoin Morgan's silences critics with ton against Australia, lauded by team-mates
Eoin Morgan's silences critics with ton against Australia, lauded by team-mates

Eoin Morgan might not have been in the best of form last year, but England's new ODI skipper slammed a fantastic ton against Australia in the first match of the ODI tri-series at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday.

ODI tri-series: Australia vs England - Preview
ODI tri-series: Australia vs England - Preview

With the World Cup in the back of their minds, favourites Australia and England will lock horns in the opening match of the ODI cricket tri-series here on Friday, looking to test their squads one last time in the final lead-up to next month's mega-event.

Three days' tickets sold out, six months prior to Edgbaston Ashes Test
Three days' tickets sold out, six months prior to Edgbaston Ashes Test

Australians are busy with a Test series at home with India, but their Ashes rivals have already started selling tickets for the upcoming tour in England. According to England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), tickets for three days of the scheduled third Ashes match at Edgbaston in July have already been sold out.

Oz cricketers dominate in top 50 sports` earners list of business magazine

Australian cricketers are reportedly dominating in the top 50 sports earners` list of an Australian magazine for the first time following a stunning winter in which they reaped the financial awards of winning 12 of the 13 games against England across all three formats.

End of a sloppy summer for England

England`s disastrous tour to Australia has finally ended after 100 days of torment. They have had a forgettable series and need a lot of introspection in the coming days to resurrect the team for the upcoming tours and the World Cup 2015.

Record crowd attended T20 between England, Oz at MCG

The crowd at the Twenty20 international at the MCG between England and Australia on Friday has reportedly created a record by being the best-attended international and domestic cricket season ever.

England`s tour finally ends with a T20 whimper

England`s sorry tour of Australia finally ended with a whimper Sunday -- a crushing 84-run defeat to give the hosts a clean sweep of the three-game Twenty20 series.

Was ECB right in sacking Andy Flower after failure in one series?

While someone had to bear the wrath of the selectors, the question is whether it was a right move by ECB to remove Andy Flower after the team failed to perform on one particular tour?

Stepped down to let England cricket rebuild with new set of values: Flower

Andy Flower has stepped down as England coach after the recent 5-0 whitewash by Australia in order to let the team make a fresh start in the right direction.

Andy Flower sacked as England coach following humiliating Ashes defeat

The England Cricket Board (ECB) on Friday sacked coach Andy Flower following a disappointing show in the Ashes series, according to reports.

England stare at another whitewash but rally round Cook

England will be battling to avoid another series whitewash in the fourth one-day game against Australia on Friday, and are rallying round their beleaguered captain.

Under-fire Cook to reconsider England captaincy

England captain Alastair Cook has admitted for the first time that he will reconsider his leadership role after eight successive defeats to Australia.

Will struggling Cook step down as England skipper?

As England struggle to find their rhythm, a question which is probably in the minds of every cricket fan – is whether it`s time for Alastair Cook to step down as a skipper?

Clarke hails Faulkner as Oz`s new `Michael Bevan` following third ODI `heroics`

Australian captain Michael Clarke has reportedly hailed all-rounder James Faulkner as the team`s `new Michael Bevan` following his match-winning inning at the Gabba on Saturday in the second ODI against England on Friday.

England end Finn`s Australian nightmare

Steven Finn was considered one of England`s top fast bowlers just a year ago, but he was sent home on Wednesday after failing to figure against Australia.

Gower bashes Pietersen for `letting ego come before England`s needs`

Former England captain David Gower has joined the list of critics who believe that controversial batsman Kevin Pietersen had allowed his ego to come before the needs of the team in England`s 5-0 Ashes hammering by Australia.