Refreshed Australia ready to get back in the cricket saddle

Australia are refreshed and champing at the bit to play international matches again as they prepare to hit the road for another hectic two years of cricket, according to coach Darren Lehmann.

Murali joins Australian coaching staff for Pak Test series

Sri Lankan spin great Muthiah Muralitharan announced today that he will join the Australian coaching team for their series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.

Lehmann casts doubt on Johnson`s World T20 participation

Mitchell Johnson`s hopes of playing in the Twenty20 World Cup looked to be fading on Sunday when Australia coach Darren Lehmann cast doubt on whether the paceman would be fit enough to travel to Bangladesh.

Lehmann`s next goal is to make Oz win away Test series

After winning Ashes, Australian coach Darren Lehmann has outlined his next goal for his team to be the first in 15 months to win a Test series away from home

Mickey Arthur destined to fail as Australian coach, says biographer

Former Australian cricket team coach Mickey Arthur`s biographer, Neil Manthorp, believes the former was "destined to fail" in his job with Australia.

The Ashes: Shane Watson lauds Lehmann for bringing back fun for Australia

All-rounder Shane Watson has credited coach Darren Lehmann for bringing the fun factor back to the Australian dressing room and allowing the team to enjoy playing cricket once more in the 5-0 Ashes series thrashing of England.

Series against India chance to be No.1, says Rixon

Australia coach Steve Rixon feels that stints of some of his players in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and the just concluded Champions League Twenty20 will stand in good stead when they face-off with hosts India in the one-off Twenty20 and the seven-match ODIs series starting Oct 10.

Australia could have lost Ashes 5-0: Stuart Broad

England fast bowler Stuart Broad on Thursday dismissed claims by Australia coach Darren Lehmann that the tourists were unlucky to lose this year`s Ashes series.

Lehmann wants more from Australia`s batsmen

Australia coach Darren Lehmann has told his top order batsmen to up their game in time for the second Test against England at Lord`s starting on Thursday.

Arthur OK with India`s turning tracks

Australian coach Mickey Arthur is not complaining that India has prepared rank turners, where some of his players stand "exposed" against spin, as he feels the host nation must prepare tracks that suit their strength.

‘Cheeky’ Arthur says would ‘love to get one over former team Proteas’

Australia coach Mickey Arthur has admitted their Test series against his former team South Africa would be massively emotional for him, and cheekily added that he would love to get one over them.

No need to press panic button: Nielsen

Australian coach Tim Nielsen has urged the supporters not to "jump to conclusions" following Australia``s third successive Test loss, and believes they will prove the doubters wrong during the Ashes.

No need to press panic button: Nielsen

Australian coach Tim Nielsen has urged the supporters not to "jump to conclusions" following Australia``s third successive Test loss, and believes they will prove the doubters wrong during the Ashes.