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Head smashes 175 for Yorkshire Vikings

Travis Head has dominated with a blistering century and broken records on his List A debut for the Yorkshire Vikings in their win over Leicestershire.


Strikers fixture makes for blockbuster summer

The Adelaide Strikers will return to light up Adelaide Oval again this summer, with two action-packed for the KFC Big Bash League (BBL) and Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) schedules announced by Cricket Australia today.


Strikers light up IPL

Adelaide Strikers’ powerhouse batsman, Travis Head has enjoyed an explosive start in his IPL debut as he top-scored for the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) against the Mumbai Indians last night, with fellow Strikers Kane Richardson and Kieron Pollard also influential.


Strikers to lead the Women’s Super League charge

The Adelaide Strikers will feature heavily in the inaugural Women’s Super League tournament throughout July and August with four women set to play in the English competition.


Hodge to coach fledgling IPL franchise

Adelaide Strikers captain and assistant coach Brad Hodge will add to his extensive cricketing resume during this year’s Indian Premier League after being appointed head coach of the Gujarat Lions.


Strikers leave their mark at the ICC World Twenty20

The Adelaide Strikers have showcased their talents on the world stage with two of their star WBBL players named in the International Cricket Council’s World T20 women’s team of the tournament yesterday.


King hoping for West Indies success at the ICC Women’s World Twenty20

With the group stages well and truly underway at the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in India, Adelaide Strikers WBBL all-rounder Stacy-Ann King has helped the West Indies lead Group B in what looms as an exciting chase for semi-final spot.


Nitschke to coach first ever National Indigenous Women’s Team

Indigenous cricket history has been made with the selection of Australia’s first national Indigenous women’s team, which will tour India in May.


Strikers set for Sri Lankan tour

A development squad of Australia’s best emerging female players has today been named to play in a limited-overs tri-series against England and Sri Lanka, starting in Sri Lanka next month.


Ross joins Heat for BBL|06

Middle-order batsman Alex Ross has announced he will join the Brisbane Heat for BBL|06 after taking up an offer from the Queensland-based side earlier this week.


Strikers duo to feature on world stage

Cricket Australia has today announced the men’s and women’s squads to represent Australia at the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 in India, with WBBL Adelaide Strikers Megan Schutt and Sarah Coyte set to feature on the world stage.