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

Elina Svitolina stuns Karolina Pliskova to reach first Brisbane final

Ukraine's Elina Svitolina stunned second seed Karolina Pliskova on Friday to reach her first Brisbane International final in four attempts.

Jan 05, 2018, 21:48 PM IST

Qualifier Aliaksandra Sasnovich reaches Brisbane International final

Belarusian Aliaksandra Sasnovich became the first qualifier ever to reach the final of the Brisbane International tennis tournament when she beat seventh-seeded Latvian Anastasija Sevastova on Friday.

Jan 05, 2018, 15:46 PM IST

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova withdraws from Brisbane with viral illness

The 27-year-old Czech was unable to take the court in her first round match against Estonian Anett Kontaveit and was replaced in the draw by lucky loser Heather Watson.

Jan 01, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

Andy Murray set to make ATP Tour return at Brisbane International

Andy Murray will make his long-awaited return to the ATP Tour in the Brisbane International on Sunday, after nearly five months out through injury.

Dec 30, 2017, 14:09 PM IST

Rafael Nadal pulls out of Brisbane International but says yes to Australian Open

World No.1 Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the Brisbane International with a knee injury, but said he still intends to play in next month's Australian Open.

Dec 28, 2017, 09:47 AM IST