Cricket Australia CEO Nick Hockley is fully vaccinated but yet contracted the COVID-19. After experiencing mild symptoms, Hockley took a PCR test and the result came out to be positive. He is currently isolating at home.
Pakistan got better of India for the first time ever in any World Cups, hammering the arch-rivals by 10 wickets in a lop-sided contest in UAE. Pakistan eventually lost to Australia in the semifinals.
Usman Khawaja, who is already with the Australian team, is more likely to replace Head in the squad for the Sydney Test. Meanwhile, Mitchell Marsh, Nic Maddinson and Josh Inglis have also been added to the Australian team as "additional cover".
Australia go into the second Ashes 2021-22 Test against England in Adelaide on Thursday with a perfect win record in eight day-night Tests they have played so far. England have won just once in four they have played.
England were handed a fine of 100 per cent of their match fee and penalised five WTC points for maintaining a slow over-rate against Australia in the first Ashes 2021-22 Test in Brisbane. Australia won the game by nine wickets.
After restricting England's second innings to 297, Australia chased down a target of 20 runs in 5.1 overs to seal the win at The Gabba, Brisbane. Australia lead the five-match series 1-0.
Australia handed England a nine-wicket thrashing in the first Test of the Ashes 2021-22 series. After the match, England captain Joe Root analysed the team's shortcomings.
Catch Day 3 highlights of the first Ashes 2021-22 Test match at The Gabba, Brisbane. At the close of play Friday, England were 220/2 in 70 overs. They still trail Australia by 58 runs.
Travis Head became the third joint-fastest to score an Ashes century. He is tied with Joe Darling. Adam Gilchrist and Gilbert Jessop take the top two positions.
At the close of play on Day 2 of the first Ashes Test at The Gabba, Australia were 343/7 (84), with Travis Head unbeaten on 112 off 95. England were dismissed for 147 on rain-affected Day 1.
James Anderson is fit and is not carrying any injury. The decision to rest Anderson at Gabba for the first Ashes 2021-22 Test is part of an English plan to keep the pace spearhead fresh for bigger challenges.
Batsman Travis Head and pacer Mitchell Starc have been confirmed by new Australian skipper Pat Cummins on Sunday ahead of the first Ashes 2021-22 Test against England. The first Test begins on December 8 at Gabba, Brisbane.
Travis Head has been picked ahead of Usman Khawaja while Mitchell Starc will start with the new ball for Australia against England in the first Ashes 2021-22 Test at the Gabba on December 8.
The 34-year-old India spinner showcased his class by taking four wickets, including the prized scalp of Steve Smith
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The Adelaide Oval hosting India for the duration of a four-match Test series with Australia would be just fine for Travis Head
Australia batsman Travis Head said there are greater concerns than cricket as the country struggles with widespread bush fires
Travis Head was originally slated to turn out for Sussex in the 2019 season but missed out after a call-up to the Australian Ashes squad.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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