Remembering Phillip Hughes record back-to-back hundreds
Remembering Phillip Hughes record back-to-back hundreds

He was all of promise, and substance, but gone too soon. In his short life and even shorter career, Phillip Hughes played cricket in its truest form – the gentleman's way. That's one reason, why his untimely demise has shocked the world.

Australia edge South Africa in final ODI
Australia edge South Africa in final ODI

James Faulkner hit the winning boundary with five balls to spare to give Australia a thrilling two-wicket victory over South Africa on Sunday and push them to the top of the ICC one-day rankings.

Australia eye top ODI spot on back of sizzling Steve Smith
Australia eye top ODI spot on back of sizzling Steve Smith

Australia may have already clinched the series against South Africa but they have the incentive of top spot on the world one-day rankings in Sunday`s fifth ODI in Sydney.

Australia down South Africa to clinch ODI series
Australia down South Africa to clinch ODI series

Steve Smith hit a thrilling century to propel Australia to a three-wicket victory over South Africa to clinch the five-game one-day international series in Melbourne on Friday.

South African spinner Imran Tahir in doubt for fourth ODI
South African spinner Imran Tahir in doubt for fourth ODI

South Africa could be without frontline spin bowler Imran Tahir for the fourth one-dayer against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground after he injured his knee in the 73-run defeat in Canberra on Wednesday.

3rd ODI: Aaron Finch, Steven Smith spearhead Aussies to big win over South Africa
3rd ODI: Aaron Finch, Steven Smith spearhead Aussies to big win over South Africa

Australia cruised to a 73-run victory over South Africa in their third one-day international on Wednesday on the back of big-hitting innings by Aaron Finch and Steve Smith.

Australia vs South Africa, 3rd ODI: Aaron Finch century helps Aus score 329
Australia vs South Africa, 3rd ODI: Aaron Finch century helps Aus score 329

Opener Aaron Finch cracked 109 off 127 balls as Australia amassed a formidable 329 for five off their 50 overs in the third one-day international against South Africa on Wednesday.

2nd ODI: 'Fiery' Morne Morkel's fifer helps Proteas to restrict Australia for 154
2nd ODI: 'Fiery' Morne Morkel's fifer helps Proteas to restrict Australia for 154

South African speedster Morne Morkel on Sunday bowled exceedingly well in the second ODI to help his team restrict Australia to 154 runs, after the hosts decided to bat first after winning the toss.

South Africa might be spared Mitchell Johnson factor in final ODIs
South Africa might be spared Mitchell Johnson factor in final ODIs

Australia paceman Mitchell Johnson may be rested after the second one-day international against South Africa to keep him fresh for the test series against India and next year`s World Cup, the left-arm speedster said on Saturday.

Australia vs South Africa, 1st ODI: Bailey helps hosts post 300, Clarke out with injured leg
Australia vs South Africa, 1st ODI: Bailey helps hosts post 300, Clarke out with injured leg

Australia made 300 for eight after losing the toss and being sent in to bat in the first one-day international against South Africa at the WACA Ground on Friday.

Australia captain Michael Clarke re-injures hamstring
Australia captain Michael Clarke re-injures hamstring

Australia captain Michael Clarke has re-injured his hamstring and will take no further part in Friday`s one-day match against South Africa, governing body Cricket Australia said.

Aussie wicketkeeper Brad Haddin out of South Africa ODI series, doubtful for India Test series
Aussie wicketkeeper Brad Haddin out of South Africa ODI series, doubtful for India Test series

Wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has been ruled out of all five matches in Australia`s one-day series against South Africa, putting him in further doubt for next month`s Tests against India, Cricket Australia said Friday.

Australia vs South Africa: Steven Smith omitted from opening ODI
Australia vs South Africa: Steven Smith omitted from opening ODI

Australia batsman Steven Smith will be rested for the opening one-day international against South Africa in Perth, with all-rounder Shane Watson returning to the side after recovering from injury, Cricket Australia said on Thursday.

Fireworks expected as Australia host South Africa
Fireworks expected as Australia host South Africa

Fireworks can be expected when Australia meet South Africa in five one-day internationals over the next two weeks even if the focus for both sides will be putting in place the structures for World Cup success next year.

Australia vs South Africa: Mitchell Johnson, Dale Steyn face off in battle of the quicks
Australia vs South Africa: Mitchell Johnson, Dale Steyn face off in battle of the quicks

Lethal fast bowlers Mitchell Johnson and Dale Steyn will spearhead the attacks as Australia and South Africa renew hostilities in a five-match one-day series opening in Perth on Friday.

Australia vs South Africa: Injured JP Duminy to miss ODI series
Australia vs South Africa: Injured JP Duminy to miss ODI series

South African all-rounder JP Duminy will miss this month`s five-match one-day series against Australia due to a knee injury, team officials said on Monday.

2nd T20I: Australia stump South Africa to square T20 series
2nd T20I: Australia stump South Africa to square T20 series

Australia bounced back from their opening heavy loss to hammer South Africa by seven wickets and square their Twenty20 series in Melbourne on Friday.

The Australians, beaten by the same margin in Adelaide on Wednesday, were superior with bat and ball to cruise to victory.

Rilee Rossouw fires South Africa to T20 victory over Australia
Rilee Rossouw fires South Africa to T20 victory over Australia

 Rilee Rossouw smashed a sparkling 78 off 50 balls to drive a youthful South Africa side to a comfortable seven-wicket victory over Australia at the Adelaide Oval on Wednesday in the first of three Twenty20 internationals. 

Pat Cummins relaunches international career in T20 series
Pat Cummins relaunches international career in T20 series

Young Australian paceman Pat Cummins gets a chance to relaunch his injury-blighted international career in Wednesday`s Twenty20 series opener against South Africa in Adelaide.

Australia vs South Africa: Brad Haddin rested from ODI squad
Australia vs South Africa: Brad Haddin rested from ODI squad

Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has been rested from a near full-length squad to face South Africa in their pre-World Cup series with the world number one ODI spot at stake.