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Australia romp home against Pakistan in ODI 3

Steve Smith celebrates an unbeaten century taking Australia to 2-1 lead in the ODI series against Pakistan.

10:45 PM   Click here for highlights and analysis from the third ODI between Australia and Pakistan at the WACA

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers at Spotless Stadium

Finals spots are up for grabs in tonight’s KFC Big Bash clash between the Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers at Spotless ...

The Adelaide Strikers have defeated the Sydney Thunder by 77 runs in front of a crowd of 20,642 at Spotless Stadium.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Melbourne Stars v Brisbane Heat at the MCG

The top of the table clash between the Melbourne Stars v Brisbane Heat at the MCG.

The Brisbane Heat have defeated the Melbourne Stars by 7 wickets in front of 40,225 fans at the MCG.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Renegades (Adelaide Oval)

Plenty of fireworks at the KFC Big Bash tonight at Adelaide Oval.

Melbourne Renegades defeat the Adelaide Strikers by 6 runs at Adelaide Oval.

One apiece as Pakistan celebrate momentous victory.

Shoaib Malik finished not out on 42 as Pakistan beat Australia by six wickets at the MCG.

Click here for highlights and analysis from the 2nd ODI between Australian and Pakistan at the MCG

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars at the WACA

A sell-out crowd at the Furnace for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars.

The Melbourne Stars have defeated the Perth Scorchers by 7-wickets in front of 21,171 fans at the WACA.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Sydney Sixers v Sydney Thunder at the SCG

A sell-out crowd at the SCG for tonight's KFC Big Bash clash between the Sydney Sixers v Sydney Thunder.

The Sydney Thunder have defeated the Sydney SIxers by 8 wickets in front of 39,756 at the SCG.

Matthew Wade maiden ODI century inspires Australian win

Matthew Wade celebrates his first ODI century at the Gabba.  He scored his 100th run on the final delivery of the innings

Click here for highlights and analysis from the first ODI between Australia and Pakistan at the Gabba.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Melbourne Renegades v Hobart Hurricanes

Etihad Stadium first innings Renegades versus Hurricanes

The Hobart Hurricanes have pulled off the largest run chase in BBL history.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Brisbane Heat v Perth Scorchers at the Gabba

A sell-out at the Gabba for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Brisbane Heat v Perth Scorchers.

The Perth Scorchers have defeated the Brisbane Heat by 27 runs.

Melbourne Stars shine in a thriller

Scott Boland celebrates a wicket with Stars teammates in their match against the Strikers at the MCG.

Click here for the highlights and analysis from the Stars vs the Strikers at the MCG

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Sydney Sixers v Melbourne Renegades at the SCG

Cricket is back at the SCG for tonight's KFC Big Bash clash between the Sydney Sixers v Melbourne Renegades.

The Melbourne Renegades have won the toss and have elected to bat.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Thunder

A sell-out crowd at Blundstone Arena for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Thunder.

The Sydney Thunder have defeated the Hobart Hurricanes by 6 wickets in front of a sell-out crowd at Blundstone Arena.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Melbourne Renegades v Melbourne Stars

In a world first for cricket, two JumboTrons were suspended from the Etihad Stadium roof at tonights KFC Big Bash match.

The Melbourne Renegades have won the toss and elected to bowl.

Australia single-minded in their pursuit of a clean sweep

Australia celebrates victory in the third and final Test to take the series 3 nil.

Click here for the highlights and analysis from the final day of Australia vs Pakistan at the SCG

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Adelaide Strikers v Hobart Hurricanes

Capacity crowd at the Adelaide Oval for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Adelaide Strikers v Hobart Hurricanes.

The Adelaide Strikers have won the toss and elected to bowl.

Australia chasing 9 wickets to clean sweep the series

David Warner scored 50 from 23 balls surpasses the former record set by Bruce Yardley

Click here for analysis and highlights from the third Test between Australia and Pakistan at the SCG

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Perth Scorchers v Brisbane Heat at The Furnace

Picture perfect conditions at The Furnance for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Perth Scorchers v Brisbane Heat.

The Perth Scorchers have won the toss and elected to bat first.

Pakistan Master, Younis Khan, notches 34th Test century

Younis Khan

Click here to catch all the highlights and analysis from the third Test between Australia and Pakistan at the SCG

KFC BBL06: Sydney Thunder v Melbourne Stars at Spotless Stadium

KFC Big Bash action at Spotless Stadium between the Sydney Thunder v Melbourne Stars.

The Sydney Thunder have won the toss and have elected to bowl.

An 'exemplary' young man

Peter Handscomb celebrates his second Test century.

Peter Handscomb's leadership credentials were on show at a young age, says his former school principal.

Maxwell thrilled for Handscomb

Glenn Maxwell has a message for anybody who doubted Peter Handscomb.

Defiant Pakistan bat beautifully through the final session.

Peter Handscomb scores his 2nd Test century.

Click here for highlights and analysis from Australia vs Pakistan at the SCG

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Brisbane Heat v Sydney Sixers at the Gabba

No shortage of fireworks at the Gabba for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Brisbane Heat v Sydney Sixers.

The Sydney Sixers have won the toss and elected to bowl.

'I see leadership qualities'

Matt Renshaw celebrates his century.

Dean Jones thinks the Australian Test team has found a new leader.

The beginning of big things for Matt Renshaw

Australia's Matt Renshaw celebrates making 100 runs against Pakistan during their cricket test match in Sydney, ...

Click here for analysis and highlights of the 3rd Test between Australia and Pakistan at the SCG.

Misbah 'should be sacked'

Ian Chappell did not hold back on Macquarie Radio.

Jake Bourke   Ian Chappell has launched a scathing attack on Misbah-ul-Haq on day one of the Third Test.

Hurricanes blow Strikers away.

Hurricanes' Dan Christian snares 3 wickets in his final over to take 5 for against the Strikers

Click here for analysis and highlights from the Hurricanes win against the Strikers at Blundstone Arena.

Hogg not expecting call-up

Melbourne Renegades star Brad Hogg says he'd never turn down an opportunity to play for Australia again.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Perth Scorchers v Sydney Thunder

Big crowd in at the WACA for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Perth Scorchers and Sydney Thunder.

The Sydney Thunder have won the toss and have elected to bowl.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades

Fireworks at the G' in tonight's KFC Big Bash blockbuster between the Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades.

The Melbourne Stars have won the toss and have elected to bowl.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers at the Adelaide Oval

A full house at the Adelaide Oval for the NYE blockbuster between the Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers.

The Sydney Sixers have won the toss and have elected to bowl.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Brisbane Heat v Hobart Hurricanes at the GABBA

34,601 fans at the GABBA for the Brisbane Heat and Hobart Hurricanes BBL clash.

The Brisbane Heat have won the toss and have elected to bowl.

Keeping an eye on India

Ashton Agar in action for the Perth Scorchers in the Big Bash League.

Dean Jones explains why Australia may play three off-spinners in the Third Test against Pakistan at the SCG.

Aussies win at the G

Australia celebrates the wicket of Asad Shafiq.

Australia has won the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan at the MCG.

Australia on the verge of victory as Nathan Lyon breaks through

Sami Aslam is bowled by Josh Hazlewood in the second over.

Click here for highlights and analysis of the Second Test of Australia vs Pakistan at the MCG

Records tumble at the G

Mitch Starc hits one of his seven sixes.

Various records were broken during Australia's first innings against Pakistan at the MCG.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Melbourne Renegades v Perth Scorchers

Fireworks at Etihad Stadium for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Melbourne Renegades and Perth Scorchers.

The Perth Scorchers have won the toss and elected to bowl.

Captain Steve Smith records his 17th Test century

Thunderstorms over the MCG forced players from the field before tea on day 4.

Click here for highlights and analysis of day 4 Australia vs Pakistan at the MCG

Hanscomb 'the next Bevan'

Peter Handscomb celebrates making a half century at the MCG.

Peter Handscomb's strong start to his Test career has drawn comparisons with Michael Bevan.

Maddinson's future in doubt

Nic Maddinson is dismissed in the First Test against Pakistan.

Nic Maddinson's Test future is in doubt after another poor innings and dismissal.

BLOG: KFC BBL06: Sydney Thunder v Brisbane Heat

20,234 fans at Spotless Stadium for the KFC Big Bash match between the Sydney Thunder and Brisbane Heat.

The Brisbane Heat have won the toss and will bowl first.

Thrilling innings by David Warner releases the pressure.

Australia's David Warner celebrates scoring a century against Pakistan on the third day of their second cricket test in ...

Click here for analysis and highlights from day 3 of the 2nd Test between Australia vs Pakistan at the MCG

Warner's important innings

David Warner during the first cricket test between Australia and Pakistan.

Dave Warner's first innings at the MCG is a big one for him.

Smith's attempted catch is legal

Smith started at slip.

Steve Smith's attempted catch down the leg side is legal, after a rule change caused by a similar incident involving Smith.

Comprehensive win to the Sydney Sixers at the SCG

Sydney Sixers cruise to victory over the Perth Scorchers at the SCG

Click here for all the action from BBL06 at the SCG. It's the Sixers vs Scorchers

KFC BBL06: Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars

More than 18,000 fans at Blundstone Arena for the KFC Big Bash clash between the Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars.

The Hobart Hurricanes have won the toss and elected to bat first.

Calls for umpires to speed up over rates

Ian Chappell (R) in the Macquarie Summer of Cricket commentary box with Damien Fleming.

Ian Chappell has called on Test umpires to help keep over rates up.

Day One Boxing Day at the MCG Australia with the upper hand.

In preparation at the MCG before the begining of the 2nd Test Australia vs Pakistan.

Click here for highlights and analysis of Day 1 of Australia vs Pakistan at the MCG

Hazlewood strikes with last ball

Josh Hazlewood celebrates a wicket.

Josh Hazlewood has struck with the last ball of the first session of the Boxing Day Test.

Review costs Pakistan a run

Not out.

Pakistan has lost a run after due to a quirk of the rules after a successful LBW decision review.

Lyon's nice wicket

Nathan Lyon takes a wicket on the delivery intended for a world-record "nice, Garry" attempt.

KFC BBL06: Perth Scorchers v Adelaide Strikers at the WACA

Friday night lights at the WACA in the KFC Big Bash clash between the Perth Scorchers and Adelaide Strikers.

The Adelaide Strikers have won the toss and elected to bowl.

Sydney Sixers v Hobart Hurricanes at SCG

The Hobart Hurricanes and Sydney Sixers provided fans with plenty of fireworks at the SCG.

The Sydney Sixers have won the toss and elected to bowl.

KFC BBL06: Melbourne Renegades v Sydney Thunder at Etihad Stadium

The Melbourne Renegades win their season opening game against the Sydney Thunder in the KFC Big Bash at Etihad Stadium.

The Sydney Thunder have won the toss and elected to bowl.

Handscomb's dream come true

Peter Handscomb celebrates his hundred for Australia.

Peter Handscomb talks to Tony Jones before living out his dream, playing for Australia at the MCG.

Adelaide Strikers v Brisbane Heat at Adelaide Oval

There was no shortage of fireworks at the Adelaide Oval in the battle of the big hitters.

The KFC Big Bash is back in full swing and all eyes will be on the Adelaide Oval when the Adelaide Strikers play host to the Brisbane Heat.

Sydney Thunder v Sydney Sixers

Big Bash is Back! The reigning champions Sydney Thunder taking on cross town rivals the Sydney Sixers at Spotless Stadium.

The KFC Big Bash is back and gets underway with reigning champions the Sydney Thunder taking on cross town rivals the Sydney Sixers in the Sydney Smash. The Sydney Sixers have won the toss and elected to bowl first.

Sydney Thunder v Sydney Sixers

Big Bash is Back! The reigning champions Sydney Thunder taking on cross town rivals the Sydney Sixers at Spotless Stadium.

The KFC Big Bash is back and gets underway with reigning champions the Sydney Thunder taking on cross town rivals the Sydney Sixers in the Sydney Smash. The Sydney Sixers have won the toss and elected to bowl first.

Pregnancy clause 'clumsy' but fair

CEO of Cricket Australia James Sutherland.

Cricket Australia has hit back at critics of the pregnancy clause in its playing contracts.

Hussey defends the skipper

Relief for Australia's skipper Steve Smith (L).

Mike Hussey has defended Steve Smith's decision not to enforce the follow-on in Brisbane.

Australia wins gripping 1st Test by 39 runs

Australia celebrate victory after defeating Pakistan during play on the final day of the first cricket test between ...

Click here for highlights and analysis of the 1st Test between Australia vs Pakistan at the Gabba.

Pakistan batsmen shake up Australia. Survive into day 5

Pakistan's Younis Khan plays a reverse sweep shot as Australia's wicket keeper Matthew Wade looks on during play on day ...

Click here to hear highlights and analysis from day 4 between Australia and Pakistan at the Gabba

Australia declare. Pakistan commence mammoth chase to 490.

Matt Renshaw takes the catch to dismiss Sami Aslam in the 1st Test against Pakistan at the Gabba

Click here for highlights and analysis from Day 3 Australia vs Pakistan at the Gabba

Australia demoralises Pakistan at the Gabba

Australian players celebrate the dismissal of Pakistan's Misbah-ul-Haq during play on day two of the first cricket test ...

Click here for highlights and analysis from day 2 between Australia and Pakistan at the Gabba

Hussey backs Maddinson

Nic Maddinson walks off after being dismissed cheaply.

Mike Hussey has thrown his support behind Nic Maddinson despite a poor start to his Test career.

Another remarkable century to Australian captain Steve Smith.

Australia's Steve Smith watches the ball as he plays a shot during play on day one of the first cricket test between ...

The Australian test side look to continue their long-standing dominance at the GABBA when they face Pakistan in the first test in Brisbane today. Australia have not lost a test match at the GABBA since 1988. Click here for analysis and highlights from the 1st Test Australia vs Pakistan.

Australia dominate New Zealand in 3 nil series win.

David Warner celebrates his century on his way to post 156 against New Zealand at the MCG

Click here for analysis and highlights from the 3rd ODI Australia vs New Zealand at the MCG

Push for cricket on Christmas

The Big Bash League final match in January.

The Big Bash League is considering playing a Twenty20 match on Christmas Day.

A comprehensive win by Australia in Chappell/Hadlee series.

Josh Hazlewood celebrates as Australia claim the Chappell/Hadlee trophy.

Click here for analysis and highlights from Australia vs New Zealand from Manuka Oval

The problem, not the solution

Glenn Maxwell hits a pull shot against Pakistan during the 2015 World Cup.

Legendary batter Dean Jones has no sympathy for dumped batsman Glenn Maxwell.

Australia go one-up in the 3 match series.

Steve Smith departs the SCG following his dismissal for 164

Click here for all the analysis and highlights of Australia vs New Zealand from the SCG

Awkward: Jones plays straight bat to Mo

On Sunday, the war of words between Dean Jones and Greg Matthews will be settled once and for all.

A new look Australian side turn their fortunes around.

Well-earned win: Australian captain Steven Smith with South African counterpart Faf du Plessis.

Click here for highlights and analysis from day 4 of the third Test between Australian and South Africa at the Adelaide Oval.

Victory in sight for the Australians.

Nathan Lyon captured 2 wickets in the final session of day 3 at Adelaide Oval.

Click here for all the highlights and analysis from day 3 of Australia vs South Africa at Adelaide Oval

Australia finish day 2 in a dominant position.

Usman Khawaja acknowledges the appreciative Adelaide Oval crowd.

Click here for analysis and highlights from the Third Test between Australia vs South Africa at Adelaide Oval.

Faf du Plessis' defiant innings carries South Africa

Faf du Plessis on his way to an unbeaten 118 on day 1 at Adelaide Oval.

Click here for all the analysis and highlights from the 3rd Test between Australia vs South Africa at Adelaide Oval.

Ponting open to Chairman role

Ricky Ponting open to the idea of becoming Australia's Chairman of Selectors.

Macquarie Radio Cricket expert Mike Hussey says he's shocked at some of the happenings in Australian cricket.

MRN signs Mr Cricket

Mike Hussey represented Australia across all three formats of the game in more than 300 matches.

"Mr Cricket" Mike Hussey has joined Macquarie Radio's Summer of Cricket commentary team.

Australian cricket in crisis

James Sutherland.

Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland has promised action after the Test team slumped to a fifth consecutive defeat.

South Africa thumps Australia for 2 nil series win

Man of the Match Kyle Abbott celebrates with his South African teammates following the crushing defeat of Australia.

Click here for analysis and highlights of the second Test between Australia and South Africa from Hobart

With a long way to go Australia start the fight back

David Warner is dismissed playing on in Australia's 2nd innings in Hobart

Click here for analysis and highlights from the second Test Australia vs South Africa at Hobart

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Australia suffer humiliating collapse as South Africa build to day 2

South Africa's Faf du Plessis turns away after he was trapped lbw by Australia's Josh Hazlewood.

Click here to follow the MRN cricket blog. All the highlights and analysis from Blundstone Arena.

Tests 'still the pinnacle'

Usman Khawaja says it's still no contest when it comes to playing Test cricket or Twenty20.

A comprehensive win to South Africa by 177 runs.

South Africa has defeated Australia by 177 runs in the first Test at the WACA.

Click here for analysis and highlights from the First Test between Australia and South Africa at the WACA

In studio with Neil Mitchell

Lillee's cricket reflections

Dennis Lillee joined Neil Mitchell in studio on Monday.

Legendary fast bowler Dennis Lillee joined Neil Mitchell in studio on Monday...

Australia looking down the barrel of a comprehensive defeat

Australia's first drop, Usman Khawaja survives the final session of day 4

Click here for analysis and highlights from the First Test between Australia and South Africa at the WACA

Proteas thrive in the heat. Australia finally breakthrough.

Jean-Paul Duminy of South Africa celebrates with Dean Elgar of South Africa after reaching his century during day three ...

Click here for analysis and highlights from the first Test between Australian and South Africa at the WACA

A staggering collapse by Australia sets up exciting 2nd innings.

Dave Warner on his way to 97

Click here for analysis and highlights from day two at the WACA

Mitch Marsh under attack

Australian cricket great Ian Chappell has given a scathing assessment of Mitch Marsh's Test future.

Warner dominates South Africa: Australia on top in the first Test

Hazlewood celebrates superb opening spell

Click here to stay across day 1 of the first Test between Australia and South Africa at the WACA

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TJ questions Clarke comeback

Michael Clarke is returning to cricket.

Former Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke shouldn't make a comeback and has been accused of "attention seeking" by Tony Jones.

India's batsmen continue Aussie domination

Joy: Suresh Raina (left) and Yuvraj Singh celebrate India's victory that saw them clean sweep Australia 3-0 in their ...

BRADLEY GREEN   Australia's international season came to an end in a high-scoring thriller as India wrapped up their Twenty20 series 3-0.

Australia come undone against Indian spin

Virat Kohli once again on the attack against Australia.

Susie Robinson   Indian took an unchanged line up to game 2 at the MCG and achieved the same result.

Thunder storms to historic title

You beauty: Sydney Thunder batsman Ben Rohrer celebrates his match-winning six that delivered the side their first BBL title.

BRADLEY GREEN   The Sydney Thunder has completed the fairytale rags to riches story by claiming their first Big Bash League title in an epic season decider against the Melbourne Stars.

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