Former Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke shouldn't make a comeback and has been accused of "attention seeking" by Tony Jones.
BRADLEY GREEN Australia's international season came to an end in a high-scoring thriller as India wrapped up their Twenty20 series 3-0.
Susie Robinson Indian took an unchanged line up to game 2 at the MCG and achieved the same result.
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.
BRADLEY GREEN `Lynn-sanity' and`Lynn-sane' were some of the headlines and Twitter hashtags that followed Brisbane Heat captain Chris Lynn around the Big Bash League this summer. But his explosive hitting took the competition by storm and is a deserving winner of the Player of the Tournament award.
BRADLEY GREEN There's never been a one-day international series played in history where bat has dominated the ball like it has in the five games between Australia and India.
BRADLEY GREEN David Hussey jokes he's already had a win over older brother Mike by converting their mother Helen as a Melbourne Stars supporter ahead of Sunday's Big Bash League Grand Final.
BRADLEY GREEN After four failed finals campaigns, the Melbourne Stars have finally earned a shot at winning the Big Bash League title.
BRADLEY GREEN Will Chris Gayle be back playing in the Big Bash League next summer? Let's ask the head of the competition Anthony Everard.
BRADLEY GREEN In-form Sydney Thunder batsman Usman Khawaja isn't deemed good enough to be in Australia's one-day or Twenty20 sides right now.
England star Kevin Pietersen is returning to the Melbourne Stars for at least another two Big Bash League campaigns.
Susie Robinson The full house sign went up at Manuka Oval on a hot Canberra afternoon. Australia, batting for the first time in the series piled on a opening partnership of 187.
Jake Bourke Australian cricket great Ian Chappell has called for the switch-hit to be banned from the sport.
BRADLEY GREEN The BBL05 campaign is over for the Melbourne Renegades - but not before Chris Gayle delivered a reminder of his awesome power.
BRADLEY GREEN It's been almost five years since Shaun Tait bowled a bowl in anger for Australia, but the 32-year-old quick has earned a shock recall for the upcoming Twenty20 internationals against India.
Susie Robinson For the 3rd consecutive ODI we witnessed an Indian batting masterclass and a successful run chase by Australia. This time it was Glenn Maxwell's mature match winning innings that has given Australia an unassailable 3-0 lead.
BRADLEY GREEN The equation confronting the Melbourne Stars was tough, but they return home from Perth having secured a home BBL05 semi-final and a rematch with the Scorchers next Friday night.
BRADLEY GREEN After four seasons of being picked on as the `little brother' in the Sydney derby, the Thunder has come of age against the Sixers in BBL05.
BRADLEY GREEN With a history of injury problems, Cricket Australia is not taking any risks with paceman James Pattinson and has `benched' him for the Melbourne Renegades showdown against Adelaide Strikers on Monday night.
Susie Robinson It was a different ground, a different night but India put on a repeat performance in the second One Day International at the Gabba, setting Australia another record run chase.
BRADLEY GREEN Brisbane Heat captain Chris Lynn and spinner Samuel Badree provided the heroics as they delivered the Melbourne Stars one of their heaviest defeats in Big Bash League history.
David Warner and wife Candice have become parents for the second time following the birth of daughter Indi Rae on Thursday morning.
BRADLEY GREEN Jake Lehmann will never forget the first delivery he faced in the Big Bash League.
BRADLEY GREEN Usman Khawaja has been piling on the runs at Test level and in the Big Bash League the last few weeks - and is eager to reignite his one-day international career pretty soon.
Susie Robinson If three days of rain washed away any chance of entertainment in the Sydney Test, the first ODI against India finally shone a light on a full-blooded contest.
BRADLEY GREEN The Melbourne Renegades have breathed life into their Big Bash League finals prospects after handing the Sydney Thunder a fourth consecutive defeat.
BRADLEY GREEN It wasn't a memorable night in the field for the Brisbane Heat but they still did enough to topple the Sydney Sixers for the first time in Big Bash League history.
BRADLEY GREEN A record crowd of 18,149 at Hobart's Blundstone Arena was treated to an absolute Big Bash League classic - but the home side came up just short.
Susie Robinson In true BBL form the Victorian Derby had big hits, a smoke filled stadium, paper planes and one of the most unusual dismissals you will ever encounter. All in front of 43,176 fans. What's not to love.
Susie Robinson Keen to heap pressure on a side desperate to keep their season alive, the Adelaide Strikers won the toss and sent Brisbane Heat in. Preferring to know what they were chasing Brad Hodge and his in-form and mostly intact side braced to contain the exciting Chris Lynn on a good batting wicket.
BRADLEY GREEN The Perth Scorchers highlighted the exciting young talent they boast in their squad after eclipsing the Sydney Thunder to move back to the top of BBL05 ladder.
BRADLEY GREEN Memo Strikers, Scorchers and Thunder: beware the rising Stars.
BRADLEY GREEN The Strikers have replaced the Scorchers on top of the BBL05 ladder after making it a clean sweep in contests against the Perth side this season.
The search for a new sponsor has left the Stars bosses amazed.
Channel 10 sports reporter Mel McLaughlin 'angry, upset', according Channel 10 boss.
Neroli Meadows has spoken out about the treatment of female sports journalists.
Macquarie Radio cricket team's stunned reaction to Chris Gayle pres conference.
BRADLEY GREEN A hurricane hit Hobart's Blundstone Arena with brute force tonight - but it wasn't the men in purple doing the damage.
BBL chief says there are no plans for its own summer slot.
Govenor-General and Cricket Australia introduce annual match.
BRADLEY GREEN Brisbane Heat skipper Chris Lynn isn't just knocking on the door of a recall to the Australian Twenty20 side, he's bashing it down right now.
BRADLEY GREEN Another Shaun Marsh master class helped steer the Perth Scorchers to a crushing victory over the Sydney Sixers in the second match of the Big Bash League's `Super Saturday' double header.
BRADLEY GREEN The Big Bash League may be five seasons old but it came of age at the MCG when a record crowd of 80,883 watched the Melbourne derby between the Stars and Renegades.
Susie Robinson The Hurricanes against the Thunder promised a stormy night in Hobart and they delivered defying predictions against the red hot favourites.
BRADLEY GREEN Has Adelaide young gun Travis Head played the best ever innings witnessed in the Big Bash League?
BRADLEY GREEN It's been a decade since Australia played two spinners in a home Test but Steve O'Keefe is confident of earning a call-up for the Sydney Test match beginning on Sunday.
BRADLEY GREEN The Perth Scorchers continue to be the Big Bash League `bogey' side of the Melbourne Renegades.
BRADLEY GREEN It was a productive 12 months with the willow for a trio of Aussies, two Poms and a Kiwi.
BRADLEY GREEN The power hitting of Dan Christian and Chris Lynn electrified the Gabba in the Big Bash League clash between the Brisbane Heat and Hobart Hurricanes.
Dean Jones and Greg Matthews discuss David Warner's captaincy credentials.
BRADLEY GREEN The Sydney Thunder were the whipping boys of the Big Bash League for four seasons - but that's all changed in the space of three matches of BBL05.
BRADLEY GREEN Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon is itching to get the ball in his hands when the West Indies bat again in the second Test at the MCG
Bradley Green Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland said the hugely popular Big Bash League is set to expand next summer - but with more matches to be played rather than new teams.
BRADLEY GREEN The Big Bash League campaign of Sydney Sixers' captain Moises Henriques is in doubt after he suffered a serious injury in their five-wicket loss to the Melbourne Stars.
BRADLEY GREEN Australian batsman Adam Voges must be thinking to himself `how easy is this Test cricket' after reaching a major career milestone on day two of the second Test against the West Indies.
Tim Lane has revealed he learnt his family's Wye River house was destroyed in the Lorne fire while on commentating duties at the Boxing Day Test on Macquarie Radio yesterday.
BRADLEY GREEN After a lone hand from Brisbane captain Chris Lynn, his Perth counterpart Michael Klinger stepped up to help the Scorchers claim their first win of BBL05.
Ian Chappell has launched a stinging critique of West Indies captain, Jason Holder.
BRADLEY GREEN A rapid-fire century partnership between Michael Lumb and captain Moises Henriques turned what looked certain defeat into a memorable triumph for the Sydney Sixers.
BRADLEY GREEN Australian captain Steve Smith keeps racking up the accolades, joining predecessors Ricky Ponting and Michael Clarke in winning a prestigious individual award.
BRADLEY GREEN The number 87 is traditionally considered unlucky in Australian cricket, but it wasn't on this occasion for Hobart Hurricanes captain Tim Paine.
BRADLEY GREEN Nathan Coulter-Nile's wretched injury run in 2015 has continued with emerging Victorian quick Scott Boland the beneficiary of his latest setback, called into Australia's Test squad for Boxing Day.
BRADLEY GREEN The old saying `form is temporary, class is permanent' applied to Sri Lankan veteran Mahela Jayawardene as he guided the Adelaide Strikers to an important win over reigning Big Bash League champions the Perth Scorchers.
Bradley Green Any doubts over Usman Khawaja's fitness have been put to rest after he scored an unbeaten century for Sydney Thunder in their thrilling Big Bash League win against the Melbourne Stars at the MCG.
BRADLEY GREEN In the space of 13 balls the Hobart Hurricanes' chances of beating the Sydney Sixers at the SCG were blown away.
BRADLEY GREEN They've been described as one of the most destructive opening combinations in Twenty20 cricket and Melbourne Renegades duo Aaron Finch and Chris Gayle lived up to that billing against the Brisbane Heat.
BRADLEY GREEN The Melbourne Renegades highlighted the firepower in their batting line-up in a big run chase against the Brisbane Heat at the Gabba.
Susie Robinson With memories of Tim Ludeman's super inning of 92 off 44 balls in BBL04 that sunk the Melbourne Stars, captain David Hussey won the toss and elected to bowl.
Ahhh, the joys of live radio. Ian Chappell was caught in an interesting conversation on Friday.
It's taken them five seasons but finally the Sydney Thunder has claimed victory over their cross-town rivals the Sydney Sixers.
Susie Robinson Everyone predicted it, everyone saw it coming, but it's still very disappointing to see the West Indies succumb with barely a whimper. Australia won the 1st Test by an innings and 212 runs, losing just 4 wickets and within 2 days 2 sessions.
Australian cricket great Ian Chappell says it's depressing to see how far the West Indies have fallen.
Australian legend throws his support behind day/night Test cricket, but isn't sure how the pink ball will play.
Strike bowler Mitchell Johnson has retired from international cricket.
Jake Bourke Australian cricket greats Ian Chappell and Dean Jones have questioned Mitchell Johnson's future.
Susie Robinson And the records kept tumbling for David Warner yesterday on the first day of the second test against New Zealand at the WACA.
Australia's top order delivered a total that proved insurmountable.
Usman Khawaja has made good on his promise to make the most of his latest Test opportunity.
In his first match as vice captain, David Warner showed "great maturity" on day one of the first Test against New Zealand.
Australian cricket star David Warner has been branded an "utter embarrassment" ahead of the First Test against New Zealand.
Susie Robinson Jones, Fleming, Matthews and Moody analyse Australia's new Test team.
Damien Fleming After the smashathon 2014/15 Madator Cup where the batting per over rate spiked to 5.30 for the tournament.
Lawrie Colliver Don't believe the bookies; the stats show that this is New Zealand's chance to win in Australia.
Susie Robinson The new Mark Waugh, the big hitter and an opener to watch – Ian Chappell runs his eye over the batsmen that impressed in the Matador Cup