Steven Smith and I could play together in Australian team: Michael Clarke
Steven Smith and I could play together in Australian team: Michael Clarke

Injured Australian skipper Michael Clarke, nursing a hamstring injury, has hinted at the possibility of both him and Steven Smith featuring together in the World Cup despite having similar roles in the team.

In-form Aussies chase fifth Cricket World Cup
In-form Aussies chase fifth Cricket World Cup

Australia are peaking at the right time for a crack at their fifth World Cup triumph and will go into next month`s tournament at home on top of the rankings.

Kane Williamson's high scoring affair has become a regular phenomenon
Kane Williamson's high scoring affair has become a regular phenomenon

New Zealand star sensation Kane Williamson's success with the bat has been monumental and most of it all it has elevated the 24-year-old to a higher level in modern day cricket. Williamson scored 97 in the fifth ODI match against Sri Lanka to help New Zealand pocket the game and the series.

Tri-series, 5th ODI: Australia vs India - Preview
Tri-series, 5th ODI: Australia vs India - Preview

Their World Cup preparations derailed by successive losses, India would look to reignite the spark and keep themselves afloat in the ODI cricket tri-series when they take on an unbeaten Australia in a must-win game here on Monday.

4th ODI tri-series: Australia vs England - As it happened...
4th ODI tri-series: Australia vs England - As it happened...

Welcome to the live updates in the match between Australia and England in the ODI tri-series in Hobart.

MATCH REPORT

Hamstrung Watson misses England one-dayer, Henriques fills in
Hamstrung Watson misses England one-dayer, Henriques fills in

All-rounder Shane Watson, who is struggling with a tight hamstring, joins a long list of absentees from Australia`s top batting line-up to face England in the tri-series one-day international at Hobart on Friday.

ODI tri-series: Aussies eye final berth as they take on England
ODI tri-series: Aussies eye final berth as they take on England

Its three key players, including skipper George Bailey, would be missing in action but the Australian cricket team would look to seal a place in the ODI tri-series final when it clashes with a confident England, here on Friday.

Steve Smith to lead Australia against England, David Warner rested
Steve Smith to lead Australia against England, David Warner rested

Steven Smith will lead Australia in Friday`s tri-series match against England in absence of suspended George Bailey, Cricket Australia said on Tuesday.

George Bailey gets one-match suspension; to miss England ODI
George Bailey gets one-match suspension; to miss England ODI

Australia will miss George Bailey in the next tri-series match against England as the skipper was today handed a one-match suspension for maintaining slow over-rate during Sunday four-wicket win over India, here.

ODI Tri-series: Rohit Sharma's ton goes in vain as Australia beat India in second match
ODI Tri-series: Rohit Sharma's ton goes in vain as Australia beat India in second match

Rohit Sharma's rollicking century went in vain as Australia survived a few anxious moments before pulling off a tense four-wicket win over India in a cricket Tri-series ODI match, here on Sunday.

ODI tri-series: Australia vs England - Preview
ODI tri-series: Australia vs England - Preview

With the World Cup in the back of their minds, favourites Australia and England will lock horns in the opening match of the ODI cricket tri-series here on Friday, looking to test their squads one last time in the final lead-up to next month's mega-event.

India Test skipper Virat Kohli now on SCG's honours board
India Test skipper Virat Kohli now on SCG's honours board

India Test skipper Virat Kohli who smashed a well made 147 runs in the first innings of the fourth Test against Australia last week in Sydney, is now on SCG's honours board.

Indian pacers should learn from Josh Hazlewood: Virat Kohli
Indian pacers should learn from Josh Hazlewood: Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday identified Australia's young pacer Josh Hazlewood as the poster boy for India's misfiring pace attack.

Pitches did not break up as much as expected: Steve Smith
Pitches did not break up as much as expected: Steve Smith

Australia skipper Steven Smith on Saturday said that the pitches did not "break up quite as much as expected" during the four-match cricket Test series against India and it hampered the home side's chances of winning by a bigger margin.

We have given tough fight against Australia: Virat Kohli
We have given tough fight against Australia: Virat Kohli

He "hates" defeats but Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli on Saturday said he was not too disappointed by the Test series loss to Australia as his team put up a tough fight, displaying "intent and character" all through.

India face daunting task to save Sydney Test against Australia
India face daunting task to save Sydney Test against Australia

 India's wayward bowlers today conceded a massive 213 runs in the post-tea session on the penultimate day of the fourth cricket Test against Australia, leaving their team with a daunting task of saving the match on a tricky last day track tomorrow.

Disappointing fielding for second Test in a row: Darren Lehmann
Disappointing fielding for second Test in a row: Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann said he is disappointed with the fielding efforts put by his team in the last two matches after skipper Steve Smith on Thursday dropped two crucial catches to let India off the hook on the third day of the final cricket Test here.

4th Test: KL Rahul, Virat Kohli tons take India to 342/5 on Day 3 against Oz
4th Test: KL Rahul, Virat Kohli tons take India to 342/5 on Day 3 against Oz

Live updates from Day 3 of the fourth Test match between India and Australia being played at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

It's been a special summer for me: Steven Smith
It's been a special summer for me: Steven Smith

 The success against India this summer has been outstanding from a team and individual point of view, said Australian skipper Steve Smith, who became only the second batsman to score four successive hundreds in a four-Test series on Wednesday.

4th Test: Steven Smith disapproves Mitchell Starc's send-off celebration
4th Test: Steven Smith disapproves Mitchell Starc's send-off celebration

 Mitchell Starc's send-off celebration after dismissing Indian opener Murali Vijay did not find approval from Steve Smith with the Australian skipper demanding calmness from his bowlers.