Abbott's ankle fractured on final ball

18 August 2016

A firmly-struck blow by Cameron Bancroft collected Sean Abbott on the left ankle, with scans revealing a fracture that rules the allrounder out of the rest of the series

Smith, Patterson hand Blues the ascendancy

Australia Test captain Steve Smith and up-and-comer Kurtis Patterson notched tons against Queensland in their Sheffield Shield opener, with Josh Hazlewood chipping in with a late wicket for NSW

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Bushrangers batsmen dominate Tigers on day one

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Marsh makes 73 in WACA fitness test