Gabba

  • Michael Clarke fined for sledging James Anderson 25-11-2013 12:22 PM

    Australia captain Michael Clarke has been fined 20 percent match fee for using offensive language against England paceman James Anderson during the first Ashes Test at the Gabba, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Monday. Clarke was found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct relating to "using...
  • Mitchell Johnson vows to continue bowling short-pitched 25-11-2013 09:43 AM

    Brisbane: Mitchell Johnson on Sunday vowed to continue his fearsome short-pitched bowling through the Ashes series after his man-of-the-match performance in Australia's emphatic win over England at the Gabba. The left-arm speedster was the difference between the sides with his intimidatory bowling and he finished with nine match wickets for...
  • England look scared, says centurion David Warner 23-11-2013 03:39 PM

    Brisbane: After hitting the England bowlers all around the Gabba compiling his first Ashes century, David Warner saved a few shots at the opposition for after stumps. "Our bowlers are bowling fast at the moment. England are on the back foot," he said in a provocative post-stumps news conference on...
  • As it happened: Aus vs Eng, 1st Ashes Test, Day 3 23-11-2013 05:24 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Day 2 Round-up: Pacemen Mitchell Johnson and Ryan Harris combined to skittle England for 136 on Friday, and openers David Warner and Chris Rogers compounded the misery for the tourists on day two of the Ashes series with an...
  • Dressing-down fired Aussies, says Brad Haddin 22-11-2013 04:45 PM

    Brisbane: Australia's Brad Haddin revealed how a sharp dressing-down sparked one of England's biggest Ashes collapses after an inspired Mitchell Johnson terrorised their batting line-up. Haddin said with England on 55 for 2 at lunch on day two, bowling coach Craig McDermott had stern words for what was shaping up...
  • Australia vs England, 1st Test, Day 2: As it happened 22-11-2013 05:03 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Day 1 Round-up: 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 at the close...
  • Five-star Stuart Broad unconcerned by Aussie abuse 21-11-2013 06:34 PM

    Melbourne: Stuart Broad picked up a copy of the local tabloid to take into his news conference, just for a laugh after day one of the Ashes. In the week leading up to the first Test at the Gabba, the newspaper had launched a campaign targeting Broad and batsman Kevin...
  • Atherton hails Broad as Warne and Waugh bemoan Aussie batting 21-11-2013 06:11 PM

    London: Michael Atherton said Stuart Broad had thrived on his 'public enemy' status after bowling Ashes-holders England into a strong position on the opening day of the first Test against Australia in Brisbane. Broad, jeered by home fans at the Gabba following his refusal to 'walk' in the first Ashes...
  • As it happened: The Ashes, 1st Test, Day 1 21-11-2013 05:06 AM

    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...
  • England wait on Matt Prior fitness decision on eve of Ashes 20-11-2013 06:11 PM

    Brisbane: Wicketkeeper Matt Prior trained with his teammates on Wednesday as England delayed a decision on whether he will play in the opening Ashes Test against Australia. Prior has been treating a calf strain since the Australia A tour game in Hobart two weeks ago, but indications are that he...
  • Indian-American woman murdered in US, ex-husband arrested 16-10-2013 04:43 PM

    Washington: A 49-year-old Indian-American women has been murdered in the US and police have arrested her former husband and and his current wife in connection with case. Baldeo Taneja, 62, his wife, Raminder Kaur, 63, were arrested in Nashville in connection with the slaying of Preeta Paul Gabba, who was...
  • Pattinson wrecks NZ as Aus win 1st Test 04-12-2011 09:23 AM

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