World Cup hero James Faulkner has been left bewildered after being overlooked for Australia's squad for the Champions Trophy.
James Buckley NSW Breaker Rene Farrell has announced her retirement from one-day international cricket.
Jon Pierik Pace ace Pat Cummins is set to complete a major comeback and be one of the big winners when Cricket Australia releases its latest round of player contracts.
ALEXANDER GRANT Graeme Glazebrook has won the Kevin Pye Medal for the second year running.
Jon Pierik The Sydney Cricket Ground has been hit for six, with a survey of state captains and match referees voting it the worst first-class venue in Australia.
Jon Pierik Cricket Australia is considering staging a Big Bash League Melbourne derby on Christmas Eve within two years, as part of a festive-season bonanza.
Chris Barrett The 32-year-old was fined $20,000 over his drunken antics at the after-party of the Steve Waugh Medal in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Chris Barrett and Daniel Cherny Cricket Australia is looking into an alleged incident involving James Pattinson which followed Victoria's historic third straight Sheffield Shield win last week.
Australian and NSW Blues spinner Stephen O'Keefe has been sanctioned by Cricket Australia after being involved in an incident at a Cricket NSW function where he made highly inappropriate comments whilst under the influence of alcohol.
Jon Pierik Cricket Victoria chief Tony Dodemaide expects Glenn Maxwell to remain a Bushranger next season but the all-rounder has yet to lock in his plans.