The Sydney Cricket Ground has been hit for six, with a survey of state captains and match referees voting it the worst first-class venue in Australia.
Jon Pierik Cricket Australia is considering staging a Big Bash League Melbourne derby on Christmas Eve within two years, as part of a festive-season bonanza.
Samantha Newsam Dave Mudaliar took out the top honour at Friday night's Tamworth cricket presentation.
Chris Barrett The 32-year-old was fined $20,000 over his drunken antics at the after-party of the Steve Waugh Medal in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Chris Barrett and Daniel Cherny Cricket Australia is looking into an alleged incident involving James Pattinson which followed Victoria's historic third straight Sheffield Shield win last week.
Australian and NSW Blues spinner Stephen O'Keefe has been sanctioned by Cricket Australia after being involved in an incident at a Cricket NSW function where he made highly inappropriate comments whilst under the influence of alcohol.
Samantha Newsam Tamworth's Conrad George and Armidale's Jackson Gwynne will compete against the best U16s players in the state.
Jon Pierik Cricket Victoria chief Tony Dodemaide expects Glenn Maxwell to remain a Bushranger next season but the all-rounder has yet to lock in his plans.
Jon Pierik Cricket Australia insists it will not make the players the "meat in a sandwich" and has urged player agents to give both sides of the story in a pay dispute set to drag on.
Jon Pierik Cricket Victoria chief Tony Dodemaide insists the governing body is on the right path in pushing for reform and says he is unaware of any plans of a no-confidence motion in him being raised.
Community leaders have paid tribute to current and ex servicemen and women.
What's on in your area this Anzac Day
A big weekend in sport as the season ramps up.