Hard-hitting batsman Luke Pomersbach has been named by Queensland for next week's crunch Sheffield Shield clash with Victoria at the MCG.
Australia cricket coach Darren Lehmann says his side played hard but fair in the three-Test series against South Africa.
South Australia cricket coach Darren Berry says the draw with NSW was gut-wrenching but believes his side can still reach the Sheffield Shield final.
New South Wales tailenders have denied South Australia a win in their Sheffield Shield match at Adelaide Oval.
Mitchell Johnson has flown home from South Africa, with Cricket Australia opting to rest the star left-armer from the three-match Twenty20 series.
Australia's South African Test heroes Ryan Harris and David Warner have jumped to second and fifth respectively in the new ICC bowler and batsmen rankings.
Ross Taylor has won the three top awards at the New Zealand cricket awards, named Test, ODI and player of the year.
Captain James Hopes wishes the Bulls had shown such sensational form earlier in the Sheffield Shield season after a crushing win over Western Australia.
Australia captain Michael Clarke has apologised for losing his cool in a heated exchange with Dale Steyn during the thrilling Test series decider at Cape Town.
Australia have recorded a dramatic 245-run win over South Africa in the Test series decider, with the Proteas falling 27 balls short of saving the game.
A career-best six-wicket haul to skipper James Hopes has put Queensland in a commanding position in their Sheffield Shield match against Western Australia.
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