BRISBANE TEST

  • Australia-India first Test postponed, new date yet to be announced November 29, 2014

    The first Test match between Australia and India in Brisbane will not start on December 4 as scheduled, Cricket Australia announced on Saturday. The statement is made by the cricket board following the tragic death of Australian opening batsman Phillip Hughes from a bouncer during a domestic match. Details about the Test...
  • I don't think it's right to play Brisbane Test, says Ponting November 29, 2014

    Former captain Ricky Ponting does not think it would be right for Australia's first Test against India in Brisbane next week to go ahead following the death of Phillip Hughes. No decision has yet been made over whether the game at the Gabba will start on schedule on Thursday and Ponting...
  • Australia vs England, 1st Test, Day 2: As it happened November 22, 2013

    For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Day 1 Roundup: Stuart Broad took five wickets to put England in charge on the first day of the first Ashes Test despite a battling Australian rearguard that kept the hosts alive at 273 for 8...
  • As it happened: The Ashes, 1st Test, Day 1 November 21, 2013

    England were relieved to have wicketkeeper Matt Prior back fit as hosts Australia began their bid to reclaim the Ashes by opting to bat first in the opening Test at Brisbane. George Bailey makes his Test debut for Australia while offspinner Nathan Lyon has edged James Faulkner to retain his place...
  • Aus vs SA, day four: Clarke double ton puts hosts in the lead November 12, 2012

    Brisbane: Michael Clarke produced his third doublecentury this year and reached 1,000 runs for 2012 with a defiant unbeaten 218 on Monday, continuing his exemplary batting form since becoming Australia captain to guide the hosts to a firstinnings lead against topranked South Africa. Clarke posted his 20th career Test century and...
  • SA vs Aus: Ed Cowan leads hosts fightback on day three November 11, 2012

    Brisbane: Ed Cowan and Michael Clarke added an unbeaten 71 to rescue Australia from 40 for 3 in their reply to South Africa's 450 on the third day of the first Test at Gabba on Sunday. Cowan (49) and Clarke (34) batted valiantly to take their team to 111 for 3...
  • Pace showdown looms for AusSA in first Test November 8, 2012

    Brisbane: Graeme Smith is fully conscious of the environment his No. 1ranked team will face on Friday in the seriesopening match against Australia, even if South Africa hasn't played a Test at the Gabba since 1963. With five of the world's top nine pacemen in action and with the top...