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Australia's Dreamworld theme park reopens after fatal ride accident


Australian theme park Dreamworld reopened on Saturday having been closed since the end of October following the deaths of four people on its now-shuttered Thunder River Rapids ride. | Video


'Reverend' Warner hits another ton to sweep NZ 09 Dec 2016

MELBOURNE Opener David Warner smashed his seventh one-day international century for the year to fire Australia to a resounding 117-run win and a 3-0 series sweep of New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday.


Umpire Reiffel misses rest of Mumbai test following concussion 09 Dec 2016

MUMBAI Australian umpire Paul Reiffel will not officiate in the remainder of the ongoing fourth test between India and England after suffering concussion following a blow to the back of his head on Thursday.

Australia beefs up integrity unit ahead of first grand slam 09 Dec 2016

MELBOURNE Australia's tennis association has added two full-time investigators to its integrity unit and promised greater prize-money at lower-tier events in a bid to thwart betting-related corruption.


Langer to take temporary charge of Australia T20 team 08 Dec 2016

MELBOURNE Former opening batsman Justin Langer is to take control of Australia's Twenty20 team for a second time, on a temporary basis, in February.


Maxwell attitude impresses Lehmann 08 Dec 2016

MELBOURNE Controversial all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has impressed Australia coach Darren Lehmann with his handling of criticism over some comments he made and may earn a recall in the third and final one-day match against New Zealand on Friday.


Australia unchanged for day-night test against Pakistan 07 Dec 2016

MELBOURNE Australia named an unchanged squad on Thursday for the first test against Pakistan next week, which will be the first day-night test held at Brisbane's Gabba.


No pressure on Cheika says ARU boss 07 Dec 2016

Michael Cheika has been backed by the Australian Rugby Union to remain as Wallabies coach until after the 2019 Rugby World Cup at least, despite leading the team to nine losses this year.

New Perth stadium to host 2019 Bledisloe Cup test 07 Dec 2016

SYDNEY Perth's new multi-purpose stadium will host the first Bledisloe Cup test between the world champion All Blacks and the Wallabies in 2019, the Australian Rugby Union (ARU) said on Wednesday.


Australia keen on sweep of New Zealand - Marsh 07 Dec 2016

MELBOURNE Australia will not be taking their collective foot off the gas in Friday's third one-day international against New Zealand in Melbourne, despite it being a dead rubber, according to all-rounder Mitchell Marsh.