No lockdown in Australia’s Brisbane as COVID cases dwindle

Australia ended a lockdown of its third-biggest city, Brisbane, on Thursday (April 1).

Apr 01, 2021, 09:45 AM IST

Australia announces three-day lockdown in Brisbane due to new COVID-19 variant

The first coronavirus case in the new cluster was reported on Friday.

Mar 29, 2021, 15:46 PM IST

Indeed a very special day that I will remember always, says Washington Sundar after Gabba knock

Sundar who also took three wickets in the first innings added 123 runs for the seventh wicket with Shardul Thakur.

Jan 18, 2021, 00:04 AM IST

India vs Australia: Team India to handle housekeeping after complaints about 'lack of basic facilities' in Brisbane

The news of the cases linked to the Grand Chancellor Hotel, which is located close to the Indian team hotel, has come as a fresh concern in the lead up to the fourth Test.

Jan 13, 2021, 12:22 PM IST

India vs Australia: Fourth Test locked in for Brisbane, says Cricket Australia

India have agreed to travel to Brisbane this week to play the fourth Test, Cricket Australia chief executive Nick Hockley said on Monday, ending a week of uncertainty around the match. Reports that the tourists were reluctant to travel to Queensland because of the level of quarantine they might have to endure had persisted throughout the week of the ongoing third test in Sydney.

Jan 11, 2021, 06:45 AM IST

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal banking on pitch help to level series

Chandimal was of the view that the pitch for Manuka Oval's debut Test match resembled the ones back home, known to be low on bounce and provide assistance for slow bowlers.

Jan 31, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

Tim Paine's Australia seek relief against Sri Lanka after tumultuous year

Australia defeated Sri Lanka by an innings and 40 runs in Brisbane, for only their second Test victory of the summer and the hosts are determined not to take their foot off the pedal in the second and final Test.

Jan 30, 2019, 13:48 PM IST

Bowlers put Australia in command in Brisbane Test against Sri Lanka

Pat Cummins and Jhye Richardson were the pick of the Australian bowlers, as Sri Lanka was bundled out in just 56.4 overs.

Jan 24, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Australian Open: Epic Serena Williams win took toll, Karolina Pliskova says after Naomi Osaka loss

Pliskova was down 1-5 against Williams in the final set, before producing a fightback to claim a quarter-final win over the American great.

Jan 24, 2019, 16:17 PM IST

India inspired Sri Lanka seek history in Australia

India justified their top ranking by beating Tim Paine's men 2-1 earlier this month, ending their agonising 71-year wait for a test series victory in Australia.

Jan 23, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

Uncapped Kurtis Patterson earns late Australia call-up for Sri Lanka Tests

Patterson smashed unbeaten knocks of 157 and 102 in Cricket Australia XI's two innings during the three-day tour match against Lanka at Hobart's Blundstone Arena.

Jan 21, 2019, 09:15 AM IST

ATP Cup men's team event goes to Sydney, Brisbane

Brisbane will host ATP Cup matches along with the existing WTA event for women but there is likely to be no men`s draw at the Brisbane International from next year.

Jan 07, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

I had to convince myself I belong here after Brisbane thrashing: Krunal Pandya

Krunal registered career-best figures of 4-36 as he helped India beat Australia by six wickets in the final T20 match to level the three-match series 1-1.

Nov 25, 2018, 19:28 PM IST

Brisbane T20I: Dhawan's 50 in vain as Aussies beat India by 4 runs

Adam Zampa was the pick of the bowlers for Australia as he bagged brilliant figures of two for 22, followed by Marcus Stoinis who scalped two wickets while conceding 27 runs.

Nov 21, 2018, 18:52 PM IST

India vs Australia 1st T20: Australia beat India by 4 runs to lead series 1-0

Australia recorded victory by a margin of 4 runs in the first T20I between India and Australia having posted a total of 158 runs within the allotted 17 overs, resulting in a target of 174 runs for India. 

Nov 21, 2018, 12:29 PM IST

India vs Australia T20Is: Here're a few records which can be broken

Fresh from their 3-0 T20I series triumph against the West Indies,  India will aim to extend its unbeaten winning streak when they take on Australia in the opening T20I of the three-match series in Brisbane on Wednesday 

Nov 21, 2018, 11:44 AM IST

We will miss Hardik Pandya in Australia: Ravi Shastri

Shastri is also confident that the seamers will enjoy bowling on Australian pitches.   

Nov 18, 2018, 15:27 PM IST

No team has travelled well in last 5-6 years, why pick on India: Ravi Shastri

Head coach Ravi Shastri has questioned the decision to single out India's constant struggle to emerge victorious away from home during a media briefing ahead of the 1st T20I against Australia.

Nov 18, 2018, 14:25 PM IST

Football: World Cup veteran Mark Milligan named Australia captain

Mark Milligan, capped 72 times for Australia, has previously led the side on 11 occasions, and first wore the captain`s armband against South Korea in July, 2013.

Nov 17, 2018, 11:02 AM IST

Nick Kyrgios gets Brisbane title boost ahead of Australian Open

Nick Kyrgios clinched his maiden tour title on home soil in a big confidence boost ahead of the Australian Open, beating Ryan Harrison 6-4, 6-2 in the Brisbane International final on Sunday.

Jan 07, 2018, 16:59 PM IST