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WACA head curator Brett Sipthorpe on green top: We are trying to produce bounciest wicket we can

Sipthorpe is aiming to produce a similar surface to what was used for the Sheffield Shield clash between Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) and New South Wales last month. 

Dec 13, 2018, 16:52 PM IST

Yusuf Pathan's case still active at WADA despite BCCI's back-dated suspension

Cricketer Yusuf Pathan might soon be completing BCCI’s retroactive five-month ban imposed on him for a first-time dope offence but as per the World Anti Doping Agency’s (WADA) protocol, the case is an active one.

Jan 10, 2018, 15:46 PM IST

Steve Smith equals Len Hutton's record, now only behind Don Bradman

The Australia captain has equalled the English batting legend's tally of 945 points on top of the ICC Test Player Rankings and is now only behind the greatest batsman of all, Bradman.

Dec 19, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar trolls 'English batsmen' after Ashes fiasco

"As long as we have English batsmen, we will have balls of the century," Manjrekar tweeted on Tuesday.

Dec 19, 2017, 12:27 PM IST

Australia reclaim the Ashes, hammer England in Perth to take 3-0 lead

England, who were bowled out for 403 in their first innings, could muster only 218 in the second essay and succumbed to an embarrassing innings-and-41-run defeat at the WACA on Monday.

Dec 18, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Ashes: Watch how Perth squall swept the groundstaff at WACA

In a video on Twitter, the groundsmen could be seen running to prevent from being engulfed by the covers that blew and then rose up gaining height like Tsunamic waves.

Dec 18, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

Ashes: Rain leakage on WACA pitch pushes 3rd Test towards draw

The start of the final day’s play in the third Ashes Test between Australia and England has been delayed after rainwater leaked onto the WACA pitch following heavy overnight showers, raising fears that the match could be abandoned.

Dec 18, 2017, 09:51 AM IST

Ashes: Wobbly England 71/3 at tea after Australia declared at 662/9 on Day 4 of Perth Test

After Smith top-scored for the hosts with 239, three quick wickets by Hazlewood - who removed both England openers - and Nathan Lyon put the hosts within seven wickets of reclaiming the Ashes.

Dec 17, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

Ashes, 3rd Test: 'Unlucky' Aussie substitute fielder Peter Handscomb takes flying catch to end Dawid Malan's brilliant WACA knock — Watch

At Stumps on Day 2, Australia were 203 for three, with Smith on 92 and Shaun Marsh on seven. They still trail England by 200 runs with seven wickets in hand.

Dec 15, 2017, 16:44 PM IST

Ashes, 3rd Test: Bowlers, Steve Smith bring Australia back on Day 2 in Perth

At Stumps Australia were 203 for three, with Smith on 92 and Shaun Marsh on seven, a deficit of 200 runs with seven wickets in hand after dismissing England for 403.

Dec 15, 2017, 15:50 PM IST

Ashes: Jonny Bairstow hits emotional century for England

England wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow notched an emotional century on the second day of the crucial third Ashes Test in Perth on Friday.

Dec 15, 2017, 11:35 AM IST

Ashes: England collapse to 403 all out on second morning at WACA

England's tail collapsed dramatically after a record fifth-wicket partnership by centurions Dawid Malan and Jonny Bairstow had given the tourists the ascendancy on the second day of the third Ashes Test in Perth on Friday.

Dec 15, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

No evidence of corruption in Ashes Test at Perth, says ICC

The Sun reported that underground bookmakers from India had offered to sell undercover reporters from the newspaper information about spot-fixing in the Test between Australia and England, which starts in Perth on Thursday.

Dec 14, 2017, 10:03 AM IST

Ashes: Alastair Cook not thinking about retirement ahead of 150th Test

Cook, former captain and England's most prolific Test run-scorer, has made 62 runs in four innings as the tourists have gone 2-0 down in the five-match series in Australia. 

Dec 12, 2017, 14:06 PM IST

Final farewell to the WACA - England`s theatre of nightmares

The WACA ground, where the third Ashes Test will be played this week, has been described as ramshackle, frozen in time, evocative and a veritable graveyard for visiting teams.

Dec 12, 2017, 11:42 AM IST

England face last Ashes stand at WACA graveyard

England's chaotic tour reaches the point of no return as Australia, 2-0 up in the five-match series, look for an Ashes-clinching victory in the last ever Test to be played at the WACA Ground in Perth.

Dec 12, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

Times up! Australian batsman Adam Voges announces retirement from international cricket

Voges ends his international Test career with the second-highest average behind only Don Bradman with a minimum of 20 Tests.

Feb 14, 2017, 16:50 PM IST

Big Bash League: Twenty20 event smashes viewership records of all time

More than one million people attended this season`s games at an average of 30,114 per match.

Jan 29, 2017, 09:59 AM IST

AUS vs PAK: Josh Hazlewood praises Pakistan, Mohammad Amir for 'good bowling' in first two ODIs

Pakistan bowlers prevented the hosts from setting mammoth targets in both ODIs as they wrecked havoc on the Australian top-order.

Jan 18, 2017, 09:35 AM IST

Australian batsman Adam Voges says he's done in terms of international cricket

Voges, who has also represented Australia 38 times in limited-overs formats, says he`s pleased with how his career has panned out.

Jan 17, 2017, 16:43 PM IST