Former Australia Test captain Tim Paine retired from cricket with little fanfare on Friday, bowing out after playing an inter-state match in Tasmania.
An “emotionally sound” Tim Paine is set to play his first top-level game since a sexting scandal ended his international career.
Australia coach Justin Langer believes Tim Paine could return to cricket despite being “shattered” by a sexting scandal that saw him quit as Test skipper and step away from the sport.
Tim Paine has put an abrupt end to the debate in Australia over whether he should take part in the Ashes.
Australia’s bowlers want Tim Paine behind the stumps for the first Ashes Test against England, according to spin king Nathan Lyon.
Tim Paine deserves to keep his place for the first Ashes Test against England, opening batsman Marcus Harris said on Wednesday.
Cricket Tasmania has launched a scathing attack on Cricket Australia, saying Tim Paine was “evidently regarded as dispensable”.
Chief selector George Bailey will step aside from voting on whether Tim Paine should remain in the Australian Test team if there is a split decision.
Tim Paine says Australia coach Justin Langer wanted him to remain as Test captain.
Tim Paine, who quit on Friday as Test skipper, was hailed as Australian cricket’s saviour when he took over the captaincy in 2018.
Tim Paine abruptly quit as Australia Test captain on Friday over an explicit “private text exchange” with a female colleague.
Australia Test captain Tim Paine says he expects a “really strong” England side to travel Down Under.
Australia Test captain Tim Paine says the Ashes will take place whether Joe Root decides to travel Down Under or not.
Australia Test captain Tim Paine says he is “extremely confident” of being ready for the Ashes against England after invasive neck surgery.
Australia Test captain Tim Paine will undergo surgery for a pinched nerve in his neck, but is confident of being fit for the opening Test of the Ashes series against England.