New Zealand recorded no new coronavirus cases for a second day in a row on Tuesday, and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the outcome of her discussions with Australia on a travel bubble between the two countries would be announced later in the day.
Top order batsman Usman Khawaja has been omitted from Australia’s annual list of 20 elite, contracted players in 2020 after falling out of favour with selectors midway through last year’s Ashes.
Australia’s calls for an independent inquiry into the origins of COVID-19 is “reasonable”and not targeted at any specific country, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday.
Alex Carey is content being Australia’s preferred white-ball wicketkeeper but hopes to be “good enough” one day to break into the test squad.
The rate of spread of thenovel coronavirus in Australia has halved in recent days, PrimeMinister Scott Morrison said on Sunday as he announced anadditional A$1.1 billion ($680 million) to expand telemedicinecare and other health services.