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.

Watson to be rested for second ODI against England

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson will reportedly be rested for the second one-day international against England at Brisbane on Jan 17, while pacer James Pattinson and first ODI star Aaron Finch have been released to play for the domestic Melbourne Renegades on Tuesday.

1st ODI, Australia vs England - As it happened...

Live updates from 1st ODI between Australia and England

England look to salvage some pride in one-dayers against Australia

England go into the opening one-day international in Melbourne on Sunday desperate to salvage some pride, but face a torrid task with a fired-up Australia vowing no let-up after dominating the Ashes.

Morgan backs England to bounce back from Ashes thrashing to win ODIs

England cricketer Eoin Morgan has insisted that his team can bounce back from their 5-0 Ashes thrashing by Australia and come out as winners in the ODI series against the hosts, beginning in Melbourne on Sunday.

Broad rested from first two ODIs against Oz

England bowler Stuart Broad has reportedly been rested for the first two matches of the one-day international series against Australia, which starts in Melbourne on Sunday.

Pattinson left out of Australia team for ODI opener

Australia have left out paceman James Pattinson for Sunday`s opening one-day international with England at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Hodge, Lee in PM`s XI to play England

Veteran batsman Brad Hodge was Thursday named in a strong Prime Minister`s XI led by speedster Brett Lee to play England in Canberra next week.