New South Wales' decision to drop last summer's Sheffield Shield top run scorer Ed Cowan from the Blues' opening four-day match of the season has nothing to do with the former Test batsman's recent criticism of Australia's selectors, according to Cricket NSW chief executive Andrew Jones.
Chris Barrett The former vice-captain and Australian fielding coach hopes some of the lessons of four years ago will be used by the current team.
James Buckley Glenn McGrath has applauded David Warner's verbal barbs and says more players should speak their mind.
James Buckley Australian coach Matthew Mott says the women's Ashes will decide who is the world's No.1 team.
James Buckley Australia's revolutionary changes to junior cricket will stretch to 160 associations this summer.
Chris Barrett The public face of players' pay dispute with Cricket Australia this year hopes the game in Australia never has to endure such a protracted and ugly process again.
Daniel Cherny It was a battle between cricket and football this year for Will Sutherland, but it seems study is a greater priority than either.
Jon Pierik Cricket NSW chief Andrew Jones was reprimanded and handed a $3000 suspended fine for publicly arguing against a decision by Cricket Australia to award victory to Victoria in a domestic one-day clash at the weekend.
James Buckley Megan Schutt plans to engage in a verbal war with the English batters during the forthcoming Ashes.
Jon Pierik Cricket's players' association president Greg Dyer has declared there must never again be a pay dispute of this year's magnitude and has called on Cricket Australia to review its "behaviours and tactics".
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