Khawaja facing danger of losing Ashes berth to ‘surprise choice’ Marsh

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja is reportedly facing the danger of being swapped from a potential Ashes berth by the selectors in favour of his team-mate Shaun Marsh.

Usman Khwaja will get on with it: Darren Lehmann

Usman Khawaja will take his axing from the Test squad in his stride and move on as he is determined to work his way back to the national side, young batsman`s state coach Darren Lehmann has said.

Oz media backs axing of "infamous four"

The Australian media on Monday backed the team management`s decision to suspend four players, including vice-captain Shane Watson, ahead of the third Test against India, saying the "infamous four deserve no sympathy for their feckless disregard for the team ethos and culture".

Axing could not have happened without CA`s blessings : Chappell

Former skipper Ian Chappell on Monday indicated that the expulsion of the four players, including vice-captain Shane Watson, ahead of the third Test against Indian wouldn`t have been possible without the "assistance and blessings" of Cricket Australia.

Warner doubtful for India tour with a fractured thumb

In what could be a major setback for the Aussies ahead of the India tour, left-handed explosive opener David Warner was struck on the thumb by paceman Mitchell Johnson while training on Wednesday.

1st ODI: Hughes slams ton on Debut as Aussies crush Sri Lanka by 107 runs

Australia host Sri-Lanka in the first ODI in Melbourne.