Axed Australian opener Phillip Hughes was punched by a stranger in a scuffle at a city hotel, media reports said on Thursday.
Former Test leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has come out of a three-year retirement and joined veterans Shane Warne and Matthew Hayden in signing contracts to play in the Australia`s Twenty20 league.
Former New Zealand Test captain Daniel Vettori became the second international to sign with Brisbane Heat for Australia`s Twenty20 Big Bash next summer.
West Indian allrounder Dwayne Bravo and English batsman Matt Prior will play for Victoria in Australia’s Twenty20 Big Bash series.
Allowing private investment in Australia’s domestic Twenty20 league is fine but ACA has warned against overscheduling of the games.
Australian players want the cricket calendar for January to be revamped in order to join the Twenty20 Big Bash tournament.
Australia’s version of Indian Premier League-style Twenty20 franchises could be worth as much as 30 million dollars.
Cricket Australia is reportedly close finalizing an agreement to rope in private investors for domestic Twenty20 games.
CA chief Michael Brown has said that Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo can`t participate in the T20 Big Bash without the permission of the WICB.
Day in Pics: 27th March
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