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Samuel Badree to work with young Australian spinners
Samuel Badree to work with young Australian spinners

Cricket Australia (CA) on Tuesday hired the services of West Indies spinner Samuel Badree to work with the World champions' young tweakers.

Coaches exchange programme with CA to be discussed at NCA meet
Coaches exchange programme with CA to be discussed at NCA meet

 The National Cricket Academy's new committee headed by MP Pandove in its first meeting will discuss the possibilities of having an exchange programme with Cricket Australia for coaches, physios and trainers.

BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting
BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting

A new MBA programme for Chartered Accountants as well as students with a Science background having an interest in Finance facilitates the detection of financial fraud.

Pace will be ace for Proteas against New Zealand: Ricky Ponting
Pace will be ace for Proteas against New Zealand: Ricky Ponting

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting on Monday said South Africa should consider unleashing an all-out pace assault against New Zealand in the semifinal of the Cricket World Cup on Tuesday.

Michael Clarke could have played World Cup opener, says Shane Warne
Michael Clarke could have played World Cup opener, says Shane Warne

Legendary leg-spinner Shane Warne Friday said Australian captain Michael Clarke is fitter than he has been in the last five years and should have been picked for Australia's World Cup opener against England Saturday.

Ryan Harris withdrawn from Sheffield Shield for Ashes focus
Ryan Harris withdrawn from Sheffield Shield for Ashes focus

 Ryan Harris will sit out the remainder of the Sheffield Shield season to allow the fast bowling spearhead to be at his peak for this winter's Ashes series as Australia seeks to win an away series for the first time since 2001.

Michael Clarke ready to play for Australia under captain Steven Smith
Michael Clarke ready to play for Australia under captain Steven Smith

 Australian skipper Michael Clarke, battling to regain fitness from hamstring surgery and chronic back pain, said Monday he would be prepared to play under the captaincy of young gun Steve Smith.

Michael Clarke denies rift with Australian teammates
Michael Clarke denies rift with Australian teammates

Australian captain Michael Clarke on Saturday rejected speculation about a rift with teammates as he battles for fitness ahead of the World Cup.

Australia cricket officials contemplating appointing Steve Smith as ODI captain after WC
Australia cricket officials contemplating appointing Steve Smith as ODI captain after WC

Michael Clarke may just meet the fitness deadline to lead the national team into the World Cup starting February 14, even as many Australia cricket officials are mulling appointing Steven Smith as full-time captain after the 50-over showpiece event.

David Warner warned by CA to mend mend ways: Report
David Warner warned by CA to mend mend ways: Report

Volatile Australian batsman David Warner was on Monday warned by his cricket Board boss to "stop looking for trouble" after he engaged in verbal spat with Indian opener Rohit Sharma during the tri-series match between their sides here on Sunday.

Stuart MacGill sues CA for injury payments
Stuart MacGill sues CA for injury payments

Former leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has sued Cricket Australia for 2.6 million dollars, claiming that CA owes him the money as part of his injury payments.

Michael Clarke on track for February 21 return
Michael Clarke on track for February 21 return

Australia's preparations for next month's ODI cricket World Cup received a massive boost with the announcement that inspirational skipper Michael Clarke is on track for a return from injury by February 21.

CA should work to get Indian players for Big Bash: Allan Border
CA should work to get Indian players for Big Bash: Allan Border

Keen to see Indian players in the Big Bash Twenty20 Tournament, former Australian captain Allan Border said Cricket Australia should approached BCCI for this as it would enhance the tournament's stature.

India vs Australia 2014: Mark Waugh backs out of form Shane Watson
India vs Australia 2014: Mark Waugh backs out of form Shane Watson

Cricket Australia (CA) national selector Mark Waugh has backed under-pressure all-rounder Shane Watson to return to form, but said time is running out for him to score runs.

Phil Hughes' bat to be taken to top of Mount Everest
Phil Hughes' bat to be taken to top of Mount Everest

In a unique tribute to Phillip Hughes, the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) is planning to place a bat belonging to the late Australian cricketer on top of the Mount Everest.

New captain Steven Smith promises aggressive approach
New captain Steven Smith promises aggressive approach

Twenty-five year-old Steven Smith takes over as captain of Australia against India at the Gabba on Wednesday with a promise to pursue an aggressive style of cricket.

Debate on Decision Review System rages on
Debate on Decision Review System rages on

 The use of Decision Review System (DRS) has been a hot topic of discussion since Indian team's refusal to use it. It once again came in to the limelight on the third day of the first Commonwealth Bank Test between India and Australia here Thursday.

CA plans to honour late Hughes ahead of 1st Test
CA plans to honour late Hughes ahead of 1st Test

Cricket Australia (CA) will hold a range of tributes to honour the late Phillip Hughes ahead of the opening Commonwealth Bank Test between Australia and India at the Adelaide Oval on Tuesday.

'Phil Hughes death a long-term loss for Aussie cricket'
'Phil Hughes death a long-term loss for Aussie cricket'

Terming left-handed batsman Phillip Hughes "a rising star", Cricket Australia (CA) Thursday said the untimely death of the batsman was a long-term loss for cricket in the country.

Indian cricketers wish Phil Hughes' speedy recovery
Indian cricketers wish Phil Hughes' speedy recovery

 The Indian cricket team has extended its best wishes to injured Australian cricketer Phil Hughes and his family and prayed for his speedy recovery.