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India vs Australia, 2nd Test: India outplayed us on Day 1, says Darren Lehmann
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: India outplayed us on Day 1, says Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann rued injuries to his fast bowlers but admitted that his team was outplayed by India on Day One of the second cricket Test at the Gabba here Wednesday.

Need fit bowlers and quick wickets tomorrow: Darren Lehmann
Need fit bowlers and quick wickets tomorrow: Darren Lehmann

 Australian coach Darren Lehmann praised his team for enduring a tough opening day of the second cricket Test at the Gabba on Wednesday but said he expects them to come up with a better showing against India tomorrow.

China star Sun Yang was `let down`: Former coach
China star Sun Yang was `let down`: Former coach

Chinese swimming star Sun Yang`s Australian coach said he felt sorry for the double Olympic champion after it emerged he had served a doping ban, telling media Thursday the athlete was "let down".

Rahul Dravid denies Sourav Ganguly's claims on inability to control Greg Chappell
Rahul Dravid denies Sourav Ganguly's claims on inability to control Greg Chappell

It seems the much anticipated Sachin Tendulkar autobiography, 'Playing It My Way' has already brought a bolt or two into the Indian cricket. In the build up to the high profile book launch, slated for November 6, his contemporaries have started opening their accounts on what is right or wrong. And if the trend continues, Indian cricket will see some stalwarts of the game taking on each other.

Darren Lehmann expects Mitchell Johnson to play in Test, ODIs against Pakistan
Darren Lehmann expects Mitchell Johnson to play in Test, ODIs against Pakistan

Australian coach Darren Lehmann said on Sunday fearsome fast bowler Mitchell Johnson will play in the upcoming Tests and one-day series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.

Lehmann says Muttiah Muralitharan will become Oz`s inside man

Former Australian cricketer and current national team coach Darren Lehmann said Sri Lankan spin great Muttiah Muralitharan will become the squad`s inside man on the October Test tour against Pakistan.

England challenge excites Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann says he is excited by the prospect of facing England for the Ashes again next year and played down the second-division county opposition dished up for warm-up games.

Bangladesh coach Jurgensen resigns

Bangladesh`s Australian coach Shane Jurgensen will resign in June, apparently because he is upset at media speculation that he may be sacked, the country`s cricket board said on Monday.

Our performance in World T20 has been disappointing: Lehmann

Australian chief coach Darren Lehmann made no bones about the fact that his team has produced "disappointing performance" in the ongoing World Twenty20 where they are virtually out of contention for a semi-finals berth.

KP needs Lehmann-like guidance that Aussies got: Watson

Star all-rounder Shane Watson is sad that Kevin Pietersen is not playing international cricket anymore and wants someone like Australian coach Darren Lehmann to guide the maverick England batsman.

`Sacked` Mickey Arthur hints at considering England coaching job

Sacked Australian coach Mickey Arthur has reportedly hinted that he is considering competing for the job of England`s team director after Andy Flower`s resignation from the position over the team`s 5-0 Ashes loss.

Brett Lee says both Flower, Pietersen crucial to England`s chances of success

Australian pace legend Brett Lee has reportedly backed England coach Andy Flower and batsman Kevin Pietersen, saying both are crucial for the nation`s success.

Lehmann hopes `sprinkling` of short rests will refresh Oz Test stars for ODIs

Australian coach Darren Lehmann has said that he is hoping a sprinkling of short rests for Australia`s weary Test cricketers, starting with pace sensation Mitchell Johnson, will be enough to sufficiently refresh them for the upcoming one-dayers against England.

Mickey Arthur hails Kallis as one of greatest Test cricketers

Sacked Australian coach Mickey Arthur has hailed retiring South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis and said that the player would go down as one of the greatest Test cricketers the world has ever seen.

Lehmann says Boxing Day Test `as glorious` as AFL Grand Final

Australian national cricket team coach Darren Lehmann has said that a Boxing Day Test match is equivalent of the AFL Grand Final and one can never forget it.

Lehmann wants more Aussie aggression in Ashes

Coach Darren Lehmann on Friday said there will be no let-up as Australia continues its aggressive in-your-face cricket against England in the current Ashes Test series.

Arthur warns Clarke, Watson to `fire` or risk seeing Oz lose Ashes 2-1

Sacked Australian coach Mickey Arthur has warned Australia that unless captain Michael Clarke and all-rounder Shane Watson show a `fiery form` then England will win this summer`s Ashes series 2-1.

Lehmann `most powerful national coach` in two decades, reports Oz media

The Australian media has compared current national coach Darren Lehmann to Bob Simpson, who took the position of coach after a period when Australia went 14 Tests without a win and called him the most powerful coach of the country in two decades.

Oz to consult Warne to hasten Agar`s `spin` development ahead of Old Trafford Test

Australian coach Darren Lehmann has said that spin legend Shane Warne will be consulted to accelerate the development of teenaged Ashes debutant Ashton Agar before this week`s third Test at Old Trafford.

Warner `no certainty` for Old Trafford Test despite `blazing` 193, says Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann has said that batsman David Warner has still not secured his Test place for the third Ashes Test despite scoring a blazing 193 for Australia A against South Africa A.