Shane Warne-Steve Waugh row: Justin Langer follows Ryan Harris, slams leg-spinner

Shane Warne-Steve Waugh row: Justin Langer follows Ryan Harris, slams leg-spinner

Langer backed Waugh, disapproving Warne's criticism of a former teammate.

ICC World Twenty20: Tournament is a waste of time, feels Ryan Harris

ICC World Twenty20: Tournament is a waste of time, feels Ryan Harris

However, Harris rejected suggestions that the Australian team does not take the tournament seriously.

Facing Mitchell Johnson in nets was horrible, says Ricky Ponting

Facing Mitchell Johnson in nets was horrible, says Ricky Ponting

Ponting said that Johnson used to be extremely competitive as his only aim was just to bowl at full pace.

As veterans retire, 'excited` Steve Smith confident about young Australian side

As veterans retire, 'excited` Steve Smith confident about young Australian side

Intimidating speedster Mitchell Johnson is the latest Aussie cricketer to hang his boots.

Mark Taylor laments loss of two greats

Mark Taylor laments loss of two greats

Johnson's decision follows the retirement of reliable right-armer Ryan Harris in July.

Mitchell Johnson: Reactions to the pacer's retirement!

Mitchell Johnson: Reactions to the pacer's retirement!

The pacer represented Australia in 73 Tests, 153 ODIs and 30 T20Is.

Keen on starting something special this summer: Mitchell Marsh

Keen on starting something special this summer: Mitchell Marsh

Mitchell Marsh says Australia team is keen to forge its own legend now that a quorum of established greats have taken the final walk from the playing field into history.
 

Ryan Harris backs Ashes pacers to come good against New Zealand

Ryan Harris backs Ashes pacers to come good against New Zealand

Australia's squad for the start of the three-match Test series against the Black Caps is expected to be announced next Friday.

Greg Blewett, Ryan Harris named coaches for Australian cricket teams

Greg Blewett, Ryan Harris named coaches for Australian cricket teams

Greg Blewett and Ryan Harris were confirmed as head coach and assistant coach of the Prime Minister’s XI and Cricket Australia (CA) XI that will take on New Zealand.

Steve Smith will succeed as captain: Michael Clarke

Steve Smith will succeed as captain: Michael Clarke

 Former Australia captain Michael Clarke believes that incumbent Steve Smith's batting won't be affected by his elevation to the top job, and insisted that the newly appointed Test skipper has been handed the reins at the best possible time.

Bangladesh relish chance against new-look Aussies

Bangladesh relish chance against new-look Aussies

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim said his side faces its best chance yet of defeating Australia with the visitors fielding a relatively inexperienced side for the Test series next month.

Veteran Aussie wicket-keeper Brad Haddin joins Michael Clarke, Chris Rogers in retirement

Veteran Aussie wicket-keeper Brad Haddin joins Michael Clarke, Chris Rogers in retirement

Australia cricket received yet another jolt with veteran wicket-keeper Brad Haddin announcing his retirement from international cricket on Wednesday.

Ashes 2015: Absence of James Anderson big plus for Australia, says Ryan Harris

Ashes 2015: Absence of James Anderson big plus for Australia, says Ryan Harris

Former pacer Ryan Harris believes the absence of England speedster James Anderson will be a huge advantage for the visiting Australian team as the hosts look to regain the Ashes in the fourth Test in Nottingham, starting on Thursday.

England still blinking after perfect Ashes start

England still blinking after perfect Ashes start

England left Cardiff on Sunday in a state of surprised euphoria after producing a near-perfect performance to crush Australia in the first Ashes test.

Ashes 2015: Australia 'hopeful' over Mitchell Starc fitness

Ashes 2015: Australia 'hopeful' over Mitchell Starc fitness

Australia are optimistic fast bowler Mitchell Starc will be fit to face England in the second Ashes Test at Lord's starting on Thursday.

Pat Cummins ready to take the red ball after Ashes call-up

Pat Cummins ready to take the red ball after Ashes call-up

Australian quick Pat Cummins has not played a first class match for two years but is confident his body will hold up to the rigours of test cricket should he get the call during the Ashes series against England.

Australia diminished after Ryan Harris forced to call it quits

Australia diminished after Ryan Harris forced to call it quits

It was a brief, late-life test career that always seemed to be a match-at-a-time proposition but paceman Ryan "Ryno" Harris made a crucial contribution to Australian cricket at a critical time.

Michael Clarke hails Ryan Harris as one of the best

Michael Clarke hails Ryan Harris as one of the best

Test captain Michael Clarke labelled Ryan Harris "as good as anyone who has played for Australia" after the fast bowler announced his retirement on Saturday because of injury.

Australia won`t miss me, says retiring Ryan Harris

Australia won`t miss me, says retiring Ryan Harris

Ryan Harris backed Australia to mount a successful defence of the Ashes without him after announcing his retirement from all cricket just four days before the start of the first Test against England.

Ashes 2015: Australia beat Essex in final warm-up match as Ryan Harris retires

Ashes 2015: Australia beat Essex in final warm-up match as Ryan Harris retires

 Australia`s fast bowlers warmed up for next week`s first Test against England by seeing the tourists to a 169-run win over Essex in their final warm-up match on Sunday after Ryan Harris announced his retirement.