Big problem with Big Bash: Test selectors with nowhere to turn

The Big Bash League represents a big bother for national selectors mulling Australia’s best possible top six. Aaron Finch and Mitch Marsh’s sloppy dismissals at the MCG on Saturday have resulted in calls for both to be axed. However, the Sheffield Shield’s mid-season hiatus has made it impossible for anybody outside the Test XI to […]

Live: ‘Bash Brothers’ ready to unleash

Marcus Stoinis ahead of Big Bash match against Sydney Thunder1:13 Supplied video obtained Wednesday, December 19, 2018, of Melbourne Stars player Marcus Stoinis speaking to media at the CitiPower Centre ahead of the Stars’ opening BBL08 fixture against the Sydney Thunder on Friday. Stoinis said his ankle is "all good" and is looking forward to […]

Markets bash Argentina’s and Turkey’s currencies again

THE first YouTube video, posted in 2005, showed the site’s 25-year-old co-founder standing in front of elephants at the San Diego zoo. One of its most recent videos is a little different: it shows Argentina’s president, Mauricio Macri, explaining why he needs the IMF to stand in front of the bears destroying his country’s currency. […]

Party like an astronaut! Star DJs & clubbers to join Zero-G bash aboard ‘vomit comet’

Twenty volunteers have been selected by a German nightclub for a pioneering party in zero gravity. Although the 90-minute bash on board the Airbus A310 won’t cost them a penny, they may not enjoy it. BigCityBeats, the German company behind the endeavor, recruited top-notch DJs, Dutch Armin van Buuren and American Steve Aoki, to entertain […]

Bravo, Dwayne: Star’s bizarre prep for Big Bash pays off

Desperate to make up for the disappointment of missing last year’s tournament through injury, Renegades all-rounder Dwayne Bravo sought out a new T10 league to sharpen the skills he displayed so superbly on Thursday night. After the hometown Hobart Hurricanes had sprinted out of the blocks with a 53-run opening stand between Alex Doolan (26 […]

English Butler keen for Bash

Video English Butler keen for Bash1:06 Cricket: Jos Butler is ready to roll for Thunder in this year’s BBL. December 17th 2017 a minute ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ Cricket Fresh Ferguson ready to roll0:46 December 17th 2017 13 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ GCA1: City fights back […]

Marsh bowling by big bash

Video Marsh bowling by big bash0:47 Cricket: Mitch Marsh is hoping he can celebrate his 26th birthday with a win. October 21st 2017 15 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ Cricket ‘We have cabin fever’1:25 October 21st 2017 an hour ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ Pakistan continue to dominate1:01 […]

‘The Boys’ Will Bash in Some Superhero Skulls on Amazon; Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg Still on Board

After years of jumping between the big and the small screens, and of being bounced from network to network like a troubled child in an ’80s movie, The Boys has found a new home. The television adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s anti-superhero comic is now being developed at Amazon, where it could receive a […]