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Michael Clarke denies rift with Australian teammates
Michael Clarke denies rift with Australian teammates

Australian captain Michael Clarke on Saturday rejected speculation about a rift with teammates as he battles for fitness ahead of the World Cup.

Australia cricket officials contemplating appointing Steve Smith as ODI captain after WC
Australia cricket officials contemplating appointing Steve Smith as ODI captain after WC

Michael Clarke may just meet the fitness deadline to lead the national team into the World Cup starting February 14, even as many Australia cricket officials are mulling appointing Steven Smith as full-time captain after the 50-over showpiece event.

David Warner warned by CA to mend mend ways: Report
David Warner warned by CA to mend mend ways: Report

Volatile Australian batsman David Warner was on Monday warned by his cricket Board boss to "stop looking for trouble" after he engaged in verbal spat with Indian opener Rohit Sharma during the tri-series match between their sides here on Sunday.

Stuart MacGill sues CA for injury payments
Stuart MacGill sues CA for injury payments

Former leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has sued Cricket Australia for 2.6 million dollars, claiming that CA owes him the money as part of his injury payments.

Michael Clarke on track for February 21 return
Michael Clarke on track for February 21 return

Australia's preparations for next month's ODI cricket World Cup received a massive boost with the announcement that inspirational skipper Michael Clarke is on track for a return from injury by February 21.

CA should work to get Indian players for Big Bash: Allan Border
CA should work to get Indian players for Big Bash: Allan Border

Keen to see Indian players in the Big Bash Twenty20 Tournament, former Australian captain Allan Border said Cricket Australia should approached BCCI for this as it would enhance the tournament's stature.

India vs Australia 2014: Mark Waugh backs out of form Shane Watson
India vs Australia 2014: Mark Waugh backs out of form Shane Watson

Cricket Australia (CA) national selector Mark Waugh has backed under-pressure all-rounder Shane Watson to return to form, but said time is running out for him to score runs.

Phil Hughes' bat to be taken to top of Mount Everest
Phil Hughes' bat to be taken to top of Mount Everest

In a unique tribute to Phillip Hughes, the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) is planning to place a bat belonging to the late Australian cricketer on top of the Mount Everest.

New captain Steven Smith promises aggressive approach
New captain Steven Smith promises aggressive approach

Twenty-five year-old Steven Smith takes over as captain of Australia against India at the Gabba on Wednesday with a promise to pursue an aggressive style of cricket.

Debate on Decision Review System rages on
Debate on Decision Review System rages on

 The use of Decision Review System (DRS) has been a hot topic of discussion since Indian team's refusal to use it. It once again came in to the limelight on the third day of the first Commonwealth Bank Test between India and Australia here Thursday.

CA plans to honour late Hughes ahead of 1st Test
CA plans to honour late Hughes ahead of 1st Test

Cricket Australia (CA) will hold a range of tributes to honour the late Phillip Hughes ahead of the opening Commonwealth Bank Test between Australia and India at the Adelaide Oval on Tuesday.

'Phil Hughes death a long-term loss for Aussie cricket'
'Phil Hughes death a long-term loss for Aussie cricket'

Terming left-handed batsman Phillip Hughes "a rising star", Cricket Australia (CA) Thursday said the untimely death of the batsman was a long-term loss for cricket in the country.

Indian cricketers wish Phil Hughes' speedy recovery
Indian cricketers wish Phil Hughes' speedy recovery

 The Indian cricket team has extended its best wishes to injured Australian cricketer Phil Hughes and his family and prayed for his speedy recovery.

Gabba Test: After Michael Clarke now Steven Smith too is uncertain to play
Gabba Test: After Michael Clarke now Steven Smith too is uncertain to play

Availability of Australian skipper Michael Clarke for the opening Test against India at Brisbane is still in doubt. And now a quadriceps injury of in-form batsman Steven Smith, has also forced him to withdraw his name from this week's Sheffield Shield round.

India get off to stuttering start on Oz tour
India get off to stuttering start on Oz tour

Even before India's tour of Australia has gotten under way, the superstar cricket team seems to have taken a stuttering start as they kept the police, fans, media and a Cricket Australia official waiting in Adelaide.

Australia rest pace trio ahead of India series
Australia rest pace trio ahead of India series

Cricket Australia (CA) Saturday opted to rest pace trio Mitchell Johnson, Peter Siddle and Josh Hazlewood for the upcoming Sheffield Shield round matches, keeping in mind the upcoming Test series against India.

Mitchell Johnson rested for remaining ODIs against South Africa
Mitchell Johnson rested for remaining ODIs against South Africa

The Australia squad named on Monday for the final three one-day internationals against South Africa, in Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney this month:

Colour-blind Chris Rogers stands down from pink ball trial
Colour-blind Chris Rogers stands down from pink ball trial

Cricket Australia said Friday that colour-blind batsman Chris Rogers` decision to withdraw from a match in which a pink ball will be trialled would not jeopardise the opener`s Test career.

Cricket Australia suspends flame throwers at T20 games
Cricket Australia suspends flame throwers at T20 games

Cricket Australia Friday suspended the use of flame throwers used to signal boundaries or when a wicket falls at Twenty20 internationals after a close call in a match this week.

No quick cure for Australia`s spin woes, says CA
No quick cure for Australia`s spin woes, says CA

Australia`s inadequacies in playing spin in Asian conditions will take time and hard work to put right, Cricket Australia high performance chief Pat Howard said Tuesday.