Australia`s old guard chase elusive away Ashes series
Australia`s old guard chase elusive away Ashes series

Veteran allrounder Shane Watson said Friday winning a first Ashes away series since 2001 was a huge motivator for the senior members of the Australia squad heading to England this year.

Australia opener Chris Rogers to retire after Ashes
Australia opener Chris Rogers to retire after Ashes

Australia opening batsman Chris Rogers said Monday he plans to retire from Tests after this year`s Ashes series in England.

I contemplated retiring after being hit in 2nd Test: Chris Rogers
I contemplated retiring after being hit in 2nd Test: Chris Rogers

 Australian opener Chris Rogers said he contemplated retiring after being hit at the back of his helmet by a Rohit Sharma sweep shot while fielding during the second cricket Test against India at the Gabba.

Chris Rogers replaces injured Mike Hussey as PM`s XI skipper
Chris Rogers replaces injured Mike Hussey as PM`s XI skipper

Test opening batsman Chris Rogers has replaced injured Mike Hussey as captain of the Prime Minister`s XI for Wednesday`s match against England, Cricket Australia said Sunday.

It's been a special summer for me: Steven Smith
It's been a special summer for me: Steven Smith

 The success against India this summer has been outstanding from a team and individual point of view, said Australian skipper Steve Smith, who became only the second batsman to score four successive hundreds in a four-Test series on Wednesday.

Sydney Test: Indian bowlers register yet another unwanted record on Day 2
Sydney Test: Indian bowlers register yet another unwanted record on Day 2

As Australian batsmen mauled Indian bowlers on the first two days of the fourth and final Test in Sydney, they notched up yet another significant batting record.

4th Test, Day 1: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights
4th Test, Day 1: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the first day's play of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia, here today.

We are working on our consistency: B Arun
We are working on our consistency: B Arun

India's young attack is still a work in progress and more time is needed to iron out its deficiencies, Indian bowling coach B Arun said on Tuesday after Australia piled up 348-2 on the opening day of the fourth and final cricket Test, here.

Good pitch and poor fielding helped Australia, feels David Warner
Good pitch and poor fielding helped Australia, feels David Warner

Australian opener David Warner today said that a good pitch coupled with India's poor bowling and fielding helped him score his third hundred of the series and place Australia at a commanding 348 for two at stumps on day one of the fourth and final cricket Test here.

We are working on our consistency, says India bowling coach
We are working on our consistency, says India bowling coach

India's young attack is still a work in progress and more time is needed to iron out its deficiencies, Indian bowling coach B Arun said today after Australia piled up 348-2 on the opening day of the fourth and final cricket Test, here.

4th Test, Day 1: David Warner honours Phillip Hughes memory with ton as Aussies punish India
4th Test, Day 1: David Warner honours Phillip Hughes memory with ton as Aussies punish India

 David Warner kissed the ground in Phillip Hughes`s memory to lead an Australian run spree with an emotional century on the opening day of the final Test against India on Tuesday.

4th Test, Day 1: Australia 348/2 at stumps as clueless Indian bowlers disappoint
4th Test, Day 1: Australia 348/2 at stumps as clueless Indian bowlers disappoint

Live updates from the fifth and the final Test between India and Australia being played at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Shane Watson is harsh on himself: Chris Rogers
Shane Watson is harsh on himself: Chris Rogers

 Australia opener Chris Rogers has said out-of-form all-rounder Shane Watson's biggest problem is he sets very high playing standards and judges himself too harshly.

SCG Test last for Chris Rogers on Australian soil
SCG Test last for Chris Rogers on Australian soil

 Australia opening batsman Chris Rogers has declared that the Sydney Test against India will be his last on home soil.

3rd Test, Day 4: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights
3rd Test, Day 4: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights on day four of the third cricket Test between India and Australia here today.

3rd Test, Day 4: Australia in control after taking 326-run lead against India
3rd Test, Day 4: Australia in control after taking 326-run lead against India

 Australia put themselves in a comfortable position by taking an overall lead of 326 runs by the end of the fourth day as the third cricket Test headed for an exciting finish, with India needing to go for a all-out win to keep themselves afloat in the series.

Michael Clarke impressive in Channel 9 commentary 'debut'
Michael Clarke impressive in Channel 9 commentary 'debut'

His cricketing future may be under cloud of doubt after his latest hamstring injury but a dapper Michael Clarke was impressive in his 'debut' as a media pundit for the 'Channel 9' network during the third cricket Test that got underway.

India vs Australia, 3rd Test - Day 1: Statistical highlights
India vs Australia, 3rd Test - Day 1: Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the opening day's play in the third India-Australia cricket Test here on Friday.

Veteran opener Chris Rogers buying time with Test runs
Veteran opener Chris Rogers buying time with Test runs

Late bloomer Chris Rogers says he hopes he is buying time to get enough runs to convince selectors to choose him for next year`s Ashes tour to England.

Steve Smith leads from the front to further torment India
Steve Smith leads from the front to further torment India

Steve Smith played another captain`s knock and Chris Rogers and Shane Watson hit fifties as Australia shared the opening day of the third Test with India in Melbourne on Friday.