1. Haddin Needs to Make Runs: Australia's Coach Lehmann

    Wicketkeeper Brad Haddin's alarming batting slump must end, Australia's coach Darren Lehmann said Sunday.....

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  2. Lyon Backs Watson, Haddin to Perform

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  3. Joe Burns Named in 13-Man Squad Replacing Injured Mitchell Marsh

    Batsman Joe Burns was today handed an unexpected Test debut as he replaced all-rounder Mitchell Marsh in a 13-member Australian cricket squad for the third Test against India starting December 26...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 day ago 79 reads 0 comments

  4. Burns in Line for Boxing Day Debut

    Queensland's Joe Burns is set for a Boxing Day Test debut against India after being added to Australia's Test squad in place of the injured Mitchell Marsh.....

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  5. Jaques: Smith Equipped for All Formats

    Former Australia Test opener Phil Jacques believes that stand-in Test skipper Steve Smith not only has the perfect game for all three formats of cricket, but feels that his captaincy ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 3 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  6. Steve Smith and Previous Australia Captains in Their First Tests in Charge

    Steve Smith marked his first Test as captain of Australia with a hundred against India in Brisbane. The batsman made the perfect start in the role, as he made 133 in the second Test of the series at the Gabba ...

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  7. Australia Show Fighting Spirit in Comeback Against India

    At the start of the second day of the second Test against India, Australia must have feared the worst, as the visitors began on 311-4 on a good batting pitch...

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  8. Steve Smith Gets Baptism of Fire as Australia Captain Against India in Brisbane

    Mark Taylor knows a thing or two about difficult beginnings to captaincy. Though recognised as one of Australia's finest leaders, it wasn't a pretty start for Taylor when he took over from Allan Border in 1994...

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  9. Conditions so Hot at Australia Test Match Reporter Manages to Fry Egg Pitchside

    The second Test of Australia's series with India kicked off in Brisbane on Wednesday and it was hot, very hot. So hot in fact that Channel Nine's Yvonne Sampson was able to fry an egg pitchside ...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 6 days ago 6,919 reads 3 comments

  10. Michael Clarke May Play in World Cup After Surgery Success

    Australia captain Michael Clarke could yet play in the World Cup next year after an operation on his hamstring was judged a huge success.....

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  11. Hazlewood Takes Controversial First Wicket

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 6 days ago 91 reads 0 comments

  12. Mitch Marsh Goes off Injured at Gabba

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  13. Usman Khawaja Injured, Reportedly Snaps ACL During Sydney Thunder Training

    FRINGE Australia batsman Usman Khawaja has suffered a serious knee injury and faces up to nine months on the sidelines...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  14. Steve Smith Presented with Australian Blazer, Josh Hazlewood Given Baggy Green

    STEVE Smith has been presented with his Australian captain's blazer by Mark Taylor before play on day one at the Gabba...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  15. Siddle Told to Find His Pace to Save Career

    AXED fast bowler Peter Siddle may have played his last Test for Australia unless he can reclaim the pace he's lost at an alarming rate this year.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 6 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  16. Harris Shattered to Miss Brisbane Test

    FAST bowler Ryan Harris was ruled out of the Gabba Test against India with a strained muscle early on Tuesday, but a few hours later felt no pain.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 6 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  17. Smith Coming to the Gabba to Win

    Australia's new Test captain Steven Smith is excited about the prospect of playing India on a lively The Gabba pitch in the second cricket Test starting tomorrow and said he wants his team to drive the advantage to go up 2-0 in the four-match series...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 7 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  18. Hazlewood Is Ready Now for Tests: Bichel

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  19. Three Changes to Australia XI for Gabba Test

    Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood will make up a new-look bowling attack for the second Commonwealth Bank Test against India, replacing Ryan Harris and Peter Siddle in the starting XI...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 7 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  20. Aussie Skipper Backs Steve Smith to Succeed

    He will receive tremendous support from the senior playing group and be able to draw from their extensive experience and knowledge.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 186 reads 0 comments

  21. History Says Smith Will Struggle Under Pressure

    Some rise to the occasion and take their games to another level after seizing the leadership, while others feel crushed by the weight of the nation that rests squarely on their shoulders...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 8 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  22. Older Teammates No Issue for Steve Smith

    Steve Smith has dismissed concerns about captaining players older than him, saying he'd done it successfully in state cricket.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 8 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  23. Marsh Boys Become Fifth Brothers to Play for Australia

    Justin Langer has backed Shaun Marsh to take the attack up to India's bowlers when the batsman joins his brother Mitchell Marsh in Australia's side for the second Test.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 8 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  24. Clarke's World Cup Dream Hangs by a Thread

    Michael Clarke's World Cup dream hangs by a thread as Australian cricket bosses digest the captain's fears that he will never play again.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 8 days ago 220 reads 0 comments

  25. Timing Right for New Man to Learn on the Job

    Brad Haddin's seamless marshalling of Australia's late-fifth-day surge to victory in Adelaide offered no reason not to make the 37-year-old vice-captain the main man until Michael Clarke's future becomes clearer...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 8 days ago 12 reads 0 comments