Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Thu 28 Sep 2023 In focus: Batsmen who have taken nasty blows Australian Test hopeful, who was in contention for a place in the Brisbane Test, in case skipper Michael Clarke does not recover in time from injury, is in a critical condition after being knocked by a bouncer. July 3: Two birthdays, two classic knocks July 3 is quite a historic day in cricket history, for it marks the birthday of two big names in the sport – one of who went on to become a true legend of the sport and another who fell just short of achieving greatness.