Victoria were denied by South Australia in the final hour of the Sheffield Shield final but that barely mattered as the Bushrangers took out their historic third straight title.
Daniel Cherny Victoria are set to again be crowned Sheffield Shield champions on Thursday after they thwarted South Australian's resistance on day four at Traeger Park.
James Buckley Sydney Thunder have named a new general manager to take over from Nick Cummins.
Jon Pierik The Border-Gavaskar Trophy may have been lost in a 2-1 series defeat but there was a lot to like about how Steve Smith's men almost came to pulling off what many had thought the unthinkable. Jon Pierik gives his tour ratings.
Daniel Cherny Two late wickets on day three gave South Australia a smidgen of hope with two days remaining in the Sheffield Shield final.
Daniel Cherny and Ronny Lerner The prospect of a showdown between the Women's Big Bash League and AFLW next summer is becoming more realistic, and Cricket Australia hopes its beefed-up pay offer to female players will help sway them to choose cricket over football
Andrew Wu Steve Smith says Australia have taken giant strides to slay their subcontinental demons despite their brave campaign in India ending with a heavy defeat in the deciding Test on Tuesday.
Andrew Wu Nathan Lyon is on the cusp of slaying his subcontinental demons after delivering one of his most important performances to give Australia a shot at a famous series victory in India.
Daniel Cherny Three dropped catches behind square in the hour after lunch proved costly for South Australia as a dancing Marcus Harris helped Victoria ram home their advantage on day one of the Sheffield Shield final. A century from a dancing Marcus Harris helped Victoria ram home their advantage on day one of the Sheffield Shield final as South Australia were made to rue three dropped catches in the hour after lunch.
Andrew Wu Josh Hazlewood has declared India captain Virat Kohli is feeling the pressure as Australia dare to dream of pulling off a series victory that would trump even the conquering of the final frontier in 2004.