Oz selectors swing in changes to halt Australia’s T20 decline

Cricket Australia selectors have recalled all-rounder Dan Christian, spinner Brad Hogg and paceman Mitchell Starc for Saturday’s crucial second Twenty20 match against Pakistan.

Oz leave out Christian, Starc for 1st Test against India

Dan Christian was left out, while Ed Cowan was expectedly handed a Test debut in the final XI.

Either one of Ponting or Hussey should be dropped: Mark Taylor

Mark Taylor feels that either one of Ricky Ponting or Mike Hussey should be dropped for the first Test against India here to make room for both Dan Christian and Shaun Marsh in the top six.

Unchanged Australia team for second Test

Captain Michael Clarke has resisted the temptation to play allrounder Dan Christian in naming an unchanged Australian team for Friday`s second Test against New Zealand in Hobart.

IPL 4: The flop stars

Zeecric.com’s Biswajit Jha takes a look at some big names who despite their reputation and aura, remain terribly unimpressive throughout the IPL 4.

IPL 4: The flop stars

Zeecric.com’s Biswajit Jha takes a look at some big names who despite their reputation and aura, remain terribly unimpressive throughout the IPL 4.