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Afghanistan captain criticises Australia's...

Afghanistan captain criticises Australia's...

Cricket

Tue, Sep 14 2021

"(You are) mistreating Afghan cricket and all the gains we have obtained with hardship in the past...

Australia skipper apologises to New...

Australia skipper apologises to New...

Sports

Sat, Jun 26 2021

Paine's Australia were beaten 2-1 by a severely depleted India during the home summer, despite the...

Australia skipper Paine backs Smith...

Paine backs Smith to regain the...

Cricket

Fri, May 14 2021

Paine has no plans to relinquish the captaincy but suggested he might be tempted to bow out of the game...

Australia Ashes preparation worries...

Australia Ashes preparation worries...

Sports

Sat, Apr 24 2021

A one-off match against Afghanistan in November will be Australia's first Test after losing the Border-Gavaskar...

Australia axe Wade, keep Paine as captain...

Australia keep Paine as captain

Cricket

Wed, Jan 27 2021

Paine had a sub-par series against India, particularly the last two Tests when he dropped a slew of chances...

Paine wants to lead Australia in

Paine wants to lead Australia

Cricket

Tue, Jan 19 2021

India beat Australia by three wickets at the Gabba on Tuesday, the first time since 1988 the Australians...

Langer goes to bat for under-fire Paine,...

Langer goes to bat for Paine

Cricket

Wed, Jan 13 2021

Smith has been under scrutiny after video footage from the stump camera in Sydney showed him dragging...

Paine apologizes for sledging...

Paine apologizes for sledging

Cricket

Tue, Jan 12 2021

Paine said frustration got the better of him on Monday when he tried to unsettle Ashwin

India stand firm for draw in 3rd Australia...

India stand firm for draw

Cricket

Mon, Jan 11 2021

A courageous and injury-wracked India survived against the hosts' much-vaunted bowling attack to...

Paine backs Smith to find form

Paine backs Smith to find form

Cricket

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Smith, the world's top-ranked test batsman, was out for his first duck in four years in the first...

Paine: Australia's IPL stars to be short...

Paine: Australia's IPL stars to be short...

Cricket

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Smith, Cummins, opening batsman David Warner and leading quicks Josh Hazlewood and James Pattinson are...

Paine's mental demon: crying on the...

Paine's mental demon: crying on the...

Cricket

Sun, Jul 12 2020

"I remember times when I would be sitting at home, she'd be at work, and I would literally be...

Paine: Australia see opportunity in...

Paine: Australia see opportunity in...

Cricket

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Paine said players in all teams would have to become more self-reliant as cricket cuts its cloth but...

Paine: Australia did not go easy on...

Paine: Australia did not go easy on...

Cricket

Sat, Apr 11 2020

Kohli led India to their first test series triumph in Australia on the tour, which came a few months...

Smith faces competition for Australia...

Smith faces competition for Australia...

Cricket

Tue, Mar 31 2020

While 35-year-old Paine has acknowledged he is in the twilight of his career, the wicketkeeper said he...

Paine blasts DRS technology after controversial...

Paine blasts DRS technology after controversial...

Cricket

Fri, Dec 27 2019

Paine played one of his best innings and was on track to score a maiden Test century when he was removed...

Paine hits out at Stokes for cheap shot...

Paine hits out at Stokes for cheap shot...

Cricket

Mon, Nov 18 2019

Stokes's incredible unbeaten 135 at Headingley steered England to a record run chase and thrilling...

Aussie skipper Paine backs Smith's return...

Aussie skipper Paine backs Smith's return...

Cricket

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Calls have grown for Smith to take over from Paine when the ban is lifted, following batting performances...

Five reasons why Australia retained...

Five reasons why Australia retained...

Cricket

Mon, Sep 9 2019

This series is destined to be known as 'Smith's Ashes' as surely as the 1981 campaign became...

Cummins stars as Australia retain...

Cummins stars as Australia retain...

Cricket

Sun, Sep 8 2019

Victory ensured Australia kept hold of the Ashes at 2-1 up with one to play in the five-Test...

Paine: Smith and Warner to play huge...

Paine: Smith and Warner to play huge...

Cricket

Mon, Feb 4 2019

Smith and Warner's bans for their role in trying to alter the ball in South Africa expire late next...