All-rounder Dan Christian Addresses Racism in Australian Cricket, Says I Think it is an Issue

Racism in Australian cricket is ‘not in your face but it is definitely there’, says former all-rounder Dan Christian as he opened up on the raging issue. Christian stated ‘casual racism’ is prevalent in Australian cricket and revealed he has been subject to jokes about his colour of skin. Players and teams across sports have […]

Racism in Australian cricket is not in your face but it is definitely there: Dan Christian

“We just need to educate ourselves and encourage others around us to educate themselves,” he said. “And part of that education is calling it out and having the guts to call it out. That’s the hardest thing; to not just let it go and pretend it didn’t happen.

Stuart Broad declares Jos Buttler as England’s best-ever white-ball cricketer

Buttler didn’t go for fireworks straightaway until England had reached a strong position and it was only then that he started opening his hands. The Lancashire batsman completed the series victory with a huge six off Adam Zampa, much to the dismay of the visitors.

Australian cricket’s Indigenous inclusion – ‘You can’t just window dress things’

“Seeing some of the Australian one-day players seeing the Aboriginal teams’ shirts and saying ‘we should have some of those designs on our uniforms’, it was a really good moment” “You’re probably more likely wanting to engage more in the sport itself, because you know that in the environments you’re going to be in, you’re […]

Dan Christian lifts lid on casual racism in Australian cricket

“I think that’s something sport has a responsibility to do, is just because the lights and cameras are out and flashing, that’s not just the moment you’re looking to capture. If you want to be impactful long-term, you’ve actually got to take the opportunity leading in to educate the players on what they’re doing and […]

Adil Rashid ‘100% focused’ on white-ball cricket but backs Moeen Ali Test comeback

While England have given opportunities to Matthew Parkinson, the young Lancashire legspinner, in the limited-overs formats, and he was potentially in line for a Test debut in Sri Lanka, Rashid remains the first-choice pick in Eoin Morgan’s teams. Having only turned 32 a couple of months ago, Rashid could have many productive years ahead of […]

Moeen Ali says Adil Rashid is ‘best in the world’ in white-ball cricket

We saw in the first game that if you put Australia under pressure, you push back, they crumble. Even with a low score like that, if we take those chances I feel we could have won the game for sure. Moeen Ali on how fielding errors cost England in final T20I

Root is undersold a lot in white ball cricket: Morgan

“Throughout the World Cup he showed how valuable a player he is to us. He is undersold a lot of the time in white ball cricket, extremely versatile in what he does. His dot ball percentage is unbelievably low, his average is high, his strike rate high. From a number three that’s all you can […]

Spectators set for return to Australian cricket – with minimal cheering

The ECB is on the verge of completing a full men’s programme of international matches in a condensed season with all those games having taken place behind closed doors in biosecure bubbles at the Ageas Bowl and Old Trafford. The England women’s team will play West Indies in a five T20I series starting on September […]

Former Australian cricketer to make racing debut

“For me it’s that release – it’s not quite the same as what I got with cricket but it’s a great adrenaline rush for me to get my mind off things.