Smith faces competition for Australia captaincy - Paine

2020-03-31 08:10

A rising crop of young talent will compete with Steve Smith to be Australia's next captain, current skipper Tim Paine has said.

Paine blasts DRS technology after controversial dismissal

2019-12-27 12:03

Australia captain Tim Paine blasted cricket's Decision Review System, saying it left him "disappointed and angry".

Paine praises Aussie bowlers as New Zealand are crushed

2019-12-15 15:38

Australian captain Tim Paine praised his undermanned attack after the home side recorded one of their biggest wins over New Zealand in the first Test in Perth.

Australia unchanged for New Zealand D/N Test

2019-12-11 10:52

Australia will field the same team for the third Test in a row when they face New Zealand in sauna-like conditions under lights in Perth - a first under Tim Paine's captaincy.

Australia win toss, bat in day-night Test v Pakistan

2019-11-29 05:51

Australia captain Tim Paine has won the toss and chose to bat in the day-night second and final Test against Pakistan at the Adelaide Oval.

Paine says Australia can get better after Pakistan romp

2019-11-25 08:07

Australia captain Tim Paine says his team have room to improve after crushing Pakistan in their opening Test, hailing the quality of his batsmen and bowlers.

Paine looking to Smith, Warner to kickstart Australia

2019-11-20 20:57

Australia captain Tim Paine will look to Steve Smith and David Warner to give them the fire power to kickstart their bid in the World Test Championship.

Paine hits out at Stokes for 'cheap shot' at Warner

2019-11-18 08:25

Australia captain Tim Paine has blasted England's Ben Stokes for taking a "cheap shot" at David Warner, claiming he was using the opener to spike sales of his new book.

Aussie skipper Paine backs Smith's return to captaincy

2019-10-15 07:28

Australian captain Tim Paine has addressed speculation over whether Steve Smith will again lead the team once a ban ends in March 2020.

Paine sees 'very exciting era' for Australia

2019-09-19 06:59

Captain Tim Paine has predicted a "very exciting era" for Australian cricket after the team retained the Ashes against England.


Paine hails teamwork as Australia crush New Zealand

2019-12-29 11:08

Captain Tim Paine pointed to teamwork on Sunday as the crucial factor in Australia winning all four home Tests so far this summer -- and all inside four days.

Skipper Paine says Aussies on the rise again

2019-12-15 16:58

Skipper Tim Paine believes Australia is climbing back towards the top of Test cricket after a third successive powerhouse victory.

Australia win toss and bat against New Zealand

2019-12-12 07:44

Australian captain Tim Paine won the toss and chose to bat in the first Test against New Zealand in Perth.

Australia stick to winning formula for New Zealand

2019-12-03 06:09

Australia heavily hinted they will field the same XI for their opening Test against New Zealand to the one that thrashed Pakistan.

Australia unchanged, drop concussion sub for Pakistan Test

2019-11-28 08:01

Australia have named an unchanged team for the day-night second Test against Pakistan after trouncing them in Brisbane.

Paine wants Gabba kickoff to all Test series after crushing win

2019-11-24 10:12

Australian captain Tim Paine said he would prefer all home Test series to begin at the Gabba after his side recorded a dominant win over Pakistan.

Paine: Australia have done homework on young Pakistan

2019-11-20 07:49

Captain Tim Paine said Wednesday Australia were wary of being "surprised" by Pakistan's young pace attack.

Gilchrist backs Paine to continue as Test skipper/keeper

2019-11-11 09:41

Adam Gilchrist has backed Tim Paine to continue as Australia Test captain, saying that he is still the best wicketkeeper in the country.

Aussie skipper Paine ends 13-year century drought

2019-10-13 07:04

Australian Test skipper Tim Paine has ended a 13-year drought, scoring his first century since 2006 on his return to domestic Sheffield Shield cricket.

Australia having a 'mare' with Ashes DRS calls

2019-09-15 07:16

Australia captain Tim Paine admitted he was having "a mare" after twice failing to review umpiring decisions in the fifth Ashes Test.

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