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Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft named captain of English county side Durham

Bancroft returned to action in December after his suspension for his part in the Australian team`s plan to change the condition of the ball during a Test match in South Africa last year.

Mar 22, 2019, 08:02 AM IST

Cane toads take a ride on python after thunderstorm in northern Australia, video goes viral

The viral video was shot by Paul Mock of Kununurra in the far north of Western Australia after a heavy thunderstorm.

Dec 31, 2018, 17:53 PM IST

I'm really fascinated: Australian coach Justin Langer ahead of India clash on Perth wicket

Perth stadium curator Brett Sipthorpe has also expressed his belief that the clash may not even last five days considering the bowler-friendly conditions. 

Dec 11, 2018, 20:23 PM IST

Cricket: Opener D`Arcy Short registers highest score by an Australian in ODI's

D`Arcy Short clobbered 23 sixes in a blistering 257 to register the highest score by an Australian in One-day cricket

Sep 28, 2018, 12:52 PM IST

Adam Voges replaces Justin Langer as Western Australia coach

Former Test batsman Adam Voges has replaced Justin Langer as the new head coach of Western Australia and the Perth Scorchers, officials said Thursday.

May 31, 2018, 10:09 AM IST

Cameron Bancroft cleared to play club cricket by Western Australia

Tainted Australian opener Cameron Bancroft has been cleared to play Premier cricket in Western Australia after an extraordinary general meeting involving 16 Western Australia Premier Cricket Clubs.

May 14, 2018, 22:10 PM IST

School in Australia sacks 'openly gay' teacher

A school in Western Australia has sacked one of its teachers because he was 'openly gay', it has emerged.

Nov 23, 2017, 23:55 PM IST

VIDEO: So plumb and ashamed, George Bailey didn't even wait for umpire's decision

Ashamed after being hit plumb, Bailey walked off without even bothering to look back.

Feb 12, 2017, 23:38 PM 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

Body unnoticed in Australian fast-food outlet for days

Police is investigating how a man`s body lay undiscovered for up to three days in the toilet of an Australian fast-food restaurant, according to media reports.

Jul 23, 2016, 09:16 AM IST

Watch: Jeff Williams shares intriguing video of Western Australia coastline

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams, who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has been showering his social media followers and space entuaist with the beautiful images and time-lapse video of the Earth.

Jun 17, 2016, 00:29 AM IST

World's oldest axe discovered in Western Australia - Watch!

The tool is nearly 50,000-year-old and 10,000 years older than the previous oldest known fragments found in northern Australia in 2010.

May 11, 2016, 10:35 AM IST

IND vs AUS 2016: Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli star as India win first warm-up game

Mahendra Singh Dhoni also provided a late impetus by scoring a quick-fire 22 off 14 balls.

Jan 08, 2016, 20:55 PM IST

WATCH: Courteous Virat Kohli obliges to selfie hungry fans at WACA

It was a rare chance for his fans to have a personal shot with the superstar cricketer, who gave them ample time of his hectic schedule.

Jan 08, 2016, 20:38 PM IST

India vs Australia: In Suresh Raina's absence, MS Dhoni likely to utilise Manish Pandey, Gurkeerat Mann

Pandey, Gurkeerat were included in the Indian ODI squad, even as the experienced Suresh Raina was given the boot following a series of relatively poor outings.

Jan 07, 2016, 19:46 PM IST

India's tour of Australia: MS Dhoni & Co. to warm-up against second string Western Australia XI

The much anticipated limited overs series starts on January 12 at Perth.

Jan 07, 2016, 18:47 PM IST

Rare sea snakes discovered in Australia

Scientists have discovered two critically endangered species of sea snakes, previously thought to be extinct, off the coast of Western Australia.

Dec 21, 2015, 17:31 PM IST

Mitchell Johnson's career in numbers

A look at the Aussie pacer's career numbers.

Nov 17, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

Australia backs turning Northern Territory into seventh state

Australian political leaders on Thursday backed the establishment of the country`s seventh state -- the Northern Territory -- by mid-2018, with Prime Minister Tony Abbott conceding the national flag could be changed.

Jul 23, 2015, 11:28 AM IST

Indian-origin Uber cab driver denies operating taxi illegally in Australia

An Indian-origin driver for app- based global cab firm Uber on Monday pleaded not guilty to three charges of operating a taxi illegally in Western Australia.

Jun 08, 2015, 17:45 PM IST