Michael Hussey to lead PM XI against England
Michael Hussey to lead PM XI against England

Former Test batsman Mike Hussey will captain the Prime Minister`s XI against England in Canberra early next year, Cricket Australia said on Thursday.

Learnt from MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli to play game that suits me, says Robin Uthappa
Learnt from MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli to play game that suits me, says Robin Uthappa

Robin Uthappa has come out as a completely changed batsman this season and the Karnataka opener attributes his consistent scores on "staying true to his skills" just like India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli.

Fit-again Michael Clarke hopes Australia carry momentum
Fit-again Michael Clarke hopes Australia carry momentum

Fit-again Australian captain Michael Clarke said Tuesday he hopes his team can carry the momentum of its Twenty20 and one-day wins over Pakistan into the two-match Test series starting next week.

2nd ODI: Pakistan look for confidence boosting win against Australia
2nd ODI: Pakistan look for confidence boosting win against Australia

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq said his team will look for a confidence-boosting win over Australia in the second day-night international in Dubai on Friday.

George Bailey hits out at new `unfair` Ryobi Cup format

George Bailey has said that he has serious reservations about the newly re-formatted Ryobi Cup that saw his team lose by 81 runs in the opening game against New South Wales.

Hick to mentor Oz batsmen in art of playing `marathon` innings

Former England batting enigma Graeme Hick will be mentoring emerging Australian batsmen from this winter and teach them the lost art of playing marathon innings.

No player ready to fill Hussey’s spot: Langer

Former Australian batting coach Justin Langer has said that there is no player perfectly fit for the position left open by Michael Hussey’s retirement, although he was impressed by youngster Steve Smith’s form.

‘Australia desperate to find Hussey’s replacement in ODI squad’

Cricket Australia’s failure to find an appropriate replacement of veteran Michael Hussey in the limited over team is now haunting them as the team is struggling to score runs on seamer-friendly wickets against Sri Lanka, according to cricket writer, Chris Barret.

Age no barrier for Hussey to play in Ashes

Australian cricketer Mike Hussey would like to return and captain Western Australia when his international career is over, but the ageing Test batsman is adamant he does not yet know when that will be.