SOUTH AUSTRALIA

  • Phillip Hughes was wearing older model helmet, says manufacturer 19 minutes ago

    Melbourne: Australia cricketer Phillip Hughes was wearing an older model helmet when he suffered a serious head injury on Tuesday and the latest version released about a year ago might have offered better protection, the equipment manufacturer has said. Hughes, who is fighting for his life in a Sydney hospital, was...
  • More scans for Phillip Hughes as he fights for life 1 hour 11 minutes ago

    Sydney: Australian batsman Phillip Hughes was to have more scans Wednesday after surgery to relieve pressure on his brain as players rallied around the bowler who inflicted the damage. The 25-year-old, who was pressing for a Test recall, was knocked out by a Sean Abbott bouncer in a freak incident at...
  • Traumatised players to be counselled after Phillip Hughes mishap 15 hours 32 minutes ago

    Sydney: Traumatised players from the New South Wales and South Australia sides are being offered counselling after batsman Phillip Hughes was taken to the hospital following a shocking head injury that needed mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and surgery. The left-handed batsman was rushed to St Vincent's Hospital and is reportedly in a critical...
  • Indians denied permission to participate in an annual march in South Australia September 9, 2014

    Melbourne: A group of retired 15 Indian defence officers in south Australia have been denied permission to participate independently in an annual march that commemorates the day 15,000 Indians with Australian and New Zealand forces landed in Turkey to fight during World WarI. While ANZAC Day Committee Chair, the organisers, have...
  • Test spinner Nathan Lyon moves to New South Wales April 25, 2013

    Sydney: Australian Test spinner Nathan Lyon has made an interstate switch, leaving South Australia to join New South Wales, Cricket NSW said on Thursday. The New South Walesborn offspinner, 25, has played 22 Tests and was named on Wednesday in Australia's touring squad to play in this year's Ashes series...
  • South AustraliaIndia to enhance trade ties March 25, 2013

    Melbourne: South Australia rolled out a 10year strategy to enhance trade ties with India by holding its first meeting of South AustraliaIndia Council in Adelaide. State Trade Minister Tom Kenyon said the strategy identified key sectors of the economy that could take advantage of India's rapid development and create local...
  • South Australia hand Christian onematch ban November 20, 2012

    Sydney: Australian limitedovers international Daniel Christian has been suspended for one match by South Australia for smashing up three dressing rooms this season. Christian was punished after his frustration at being dismissed led to him damage dressing rooms at the Adelaide Oval, Bellerive Oval in Hobart and Perth's WACA ground. The...
  • Berry pans Aus' bowlerfriendly pitches November 5, 2012

    Adelaide: South Australia coach Darren Berry says Australia's Test team are being undermined by the pitches used in domestic cricket which overwhelmingly favor fast bowlers. Berry said he and other state coaches would raise the issue with Cricket Australia this week. He said the production of greentop pitches designed to produce...
  • S.Aust govt says no plans to rename Adelaide Oval August 16, 2012

    Adelaide: South Australia's state government says it has no plans to change the name of the Adelaide Oval by selling naming rights to a corporate sponsor. Stadium manager Ian Collins said the sale of naming rights could raise as much as $20 million over five years, helping to balance the books...
  • You're safe: Aussie official writes to 4,787 students August 29, 2009

    Adelaide: The premier of an Australian state has taken the unusual step of writing a personal letter to each of the 4,787 Indian overseas students enrolled in his state, assuring them of their safety and welfare. South Australia Premier Mike Rann has written to Indian students highlighting not only his government's...