ACB withdraws from Pakistan Test tour, confirms participation in Kenyan one-day international series
ACB withdraws from Pakistan Test tour, confirms participation in Kenyan one-day international series

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) announced today that due to serious concern about the safety and security of the Australian cricket team, it had been forced to withdraw from the up-coming Travelex Test tour of Pakistan.

Darren Lehmann to undergo fitness assessment ahead of Travelex Tour of Kenya
Darren Lehmann to undergo fitness assessment ahead of Travelex Tour of Kenya

Australian one-day international batsman Darren Lehmann will undergo a fitness assessment in Melbourne tomorrow (Sunday 18 August) after suffering a fracture to the little finger on this left hand.

Symonds to replace injured Lehmann for Travelex Tour of Kenya
Symonds to replace injured Lehmann for Travelex Tour of Kenya

Australian one-day international batsman Darren Lehmann will be replaced in the 14-man squad for the Tri-Nations Cup involving Australia, Pakistan and Kenya by Queensland Bulls all-rounder Andrew Symonds.

ACB announces Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars team for one-day series in New Zealand
ACB announces Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars team for one-day series in New Zealand

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) today announced the Australian women's team, the Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars, to tour New Zealand for the quadrangular one-day international series beginning on 26 January.

Australia confirms availability for Kenya series
Australia confirms availability for Kenya series

Australian Cricket Board (ACB) Chief Executive Officer James Sutherland today confirmed Australia's availability for a one-day international series to be played in Kenya during late August and early September 2002

ACB to monitor situation in Pakistan ahead of August tour
ACB to monitor situation in Pakistan ahead of August tour

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) today expressed concern following a bomb blast outside the New Zealand cricket team's hotel in the Pakistani city of Karachi, which forced the governing body of cricket in New Zealand to abandon its tour of the

Australian under-19 squad selected
Australian under-19 squad selected

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) today announced a squad of 17 for the six-game Australian International Under-19 Series against Sri Lanka, beginning on Friday 16 March 2001

Australian team for second Test of Travelex Tour of the West Indies
Australian team for second Test of Travelex Tour of the West Indies

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) announced today that the National Selection Panel (NSP) has named an unchanged line-up for the second Test of Australia's Travelex Tour of the West Indies, beginning at Queen's Park, Trinidad on Saturday 19 April.

Perth to stage season opener, Sydney to host two Tests in season 2003-04
Perth to stage season opener, Sydney to host two Tests in season 2003-04

Perth will host the season opener, Sydney will stage two Tests and international cricket will be played in October for the first time, the Australian Cricket Board (ACB) announced today with the release of the 2003-04 international cricket program.

Australian cricket unites as one after landmark decision
Australian cricket unites as one after landmark decision

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) today announced the permanent integration of women's cricket into its structure after a successful two-year trial period.

ACB pays tribute to the late Doug Ring
ACB pays tribute to the late Doug Ring

The Australian Cricket Board today extended its condolences and deepest sympathy to the family of former Australian Test all-rounder Doug Ring, who passed away on Monday (23 June), aged 84.

Australian squads for Top End Tour announced
Australian squads for Top End Tour announced

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) today announced that the National Selection Panel (NSP) has chosen a 13-man Test and 13-man one-day international squad for the historic Top End Tour against Bangladesh in Cairns and Darwin in July and August

Bangladesh to take on CBCA in Queensland tour match
Bangladesh to take on CBCA in Queensland tour match

Bangladesh will play a three-day tour match against scholars from the Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy (CBCA) at Allan Border Field as a lead up to its main contest against Australia in Cairns and Darwin next month

Inaugural Northern Territory women's cricket leadership program achieves full enrolment
Inaugural Northern Territory women's cricket leadership program achieves full enrolment

An inaugural cricket education and leadership course for Northern Territory women beginning in Darwin next week (27 June) has reached full enrolment

Marrara Oval pitch installation begins
Marrara Oval pitch installation begins

Official ground works at Marrara Oval began today (16 June) with Melbourne Cricket Club Arenas Manager, Tony Ware, commencing the first phase of the Test and one-day international pitch installation for next month's Top End Tour

Australia's champion cricketers have earned well-deserved break
Australia's champion cricketers have earned well-deserved break

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) has congratulated Australia's international cricketers on achieving one of cricket history's best ever winning streaks and says those returning to Australia today have done more than enough to earn their

Border-Gavaskar scholarship program brings three young Indian cricketers to Adelaide
Border-Gavaskar scholarship program brings three young Indian cricketers to Adelaide

Three of India's most promising young cricketers have arrived in Adelaide to undertake a five-week training program at the Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy (CBCA) as part of the annual Border-Gavaskar Scholarship Program

Davis and Parker promoted to ICC International Panel, ACB announces 2003-04 Umpire Panels
Davis and Parker promoted to ICC International Panel, ACB announces 2003-04 Umpire Panels

Nine Australian umpires have been promoted to higher positions at international and domestic level following the release today of the Australian Cricket Board's (ACB) list of contracted officials for the next 12 months.

Fleming joins Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy coaching staff
Fleming joins Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy coaching staff

The Australian Cricket Board (ACB) in conjunction with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) today announced the appointment of former Australian player Damien Fleming to the coaching staff at the Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy (CBCA).

ACB pays tribute to the late Ernie Toshack
ACB pays tribute to the late Ernie Toshack

The Australian Cricket Board today extended its deepest sympathies and condolences to the family of former Australian Test bowler Ernie Toshack, who passed away on Sunday night, aged 88.