Michael Clarke's immediate future still no clearer
Michael Clarke's immediate future still no clearer

Australian cricket officials are still no closer to knowing whether Michael Clarke will be fit enough to play in next year`s World Cup.

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.

India continue to top ODI team table, Virat Kohli at number 2
India continue to top ODI team table, Virat Kohli at number 2

India retained the number two spot in the latest Reliance ODI team rankings while Virat Kohli maintained the number two position with skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni static at the seventh place in the batting chart released here.

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.

Australia eye captaincy options after Michael Clarke limps home
Australia eye captaincy options after Michael Clarke limps home

With the optimism over Michael Clarke`s fitness for the test series against India fading fast, Australia`s selectors will have to ponder their captaincy options as well as the make-up of their bowling attack over the next week.

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:

Michael Clarke could miss upcoming India Test series
Michael Clarke could miss upcoming India Test series

Unfit Michael Clarke could miss the upcoming India Test series as the Australian captain continues to canvass all possible options including hamstring surgery. He has injured the same leg three times in as many months in Zimbabwe, UAE and in Perth, on the eve of first one-dayer against South Africa.

Captain Michael Clarke ruled out of South Africa ODIs
Captain Michael Clarke ruled out of South Africa ODIs

Australia captain Michael Clarke will miss rest of the one-day international series against South Africa with a hamstring injury, the country`s cricket board (CA) said on Saturday.

'Will back Bailey to lead Australia in World Cup if needed'
'Will back Bailey to lead Australia in World Cup if needed'

 Australia pacer Mitchell Johnson Saturday backed George Bailey to fill in for Michael Clarke in the 2015 World Cup if the regular skipper's recurring hamstring problems keep him away from leading the hosts in the tournament.

George Bailey to stand in for captain Michael Clarke for second ODI
George Bailey to stand in for captain Michael Clarke for second ODI

George Bailey will continue to captain Australia for at least the second one-day international against South Africa with regular skipper Michael Clarke in serious doubt to be fit for the rest of the series.

Australia fend off South Africa by 32 runs in first ODI
Australia fend off South Africa by 32 runs in first ODI

Paceman Nathan Coulter-Nile took four wickets to fire Australia to a 32-run victory over South Africa in the first one-day international in Perth on Friday.

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.

Top ranking means nothing for World Cup, say Aussies
Top ranking means nothing for World Cup, say Aussies

Australia`s stand-in captain George Bailey admits that regaining the number one ranking will count for nothing once they launch their assault on the World Cup on home soil in February.

2nd ODI: Pakistan vs Australia – Live Score
2nd ODI: Pakistan vs Australia – Live Score

Live updates from the 2nd ODI between Australia and Pakistan being played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.

1st ODI: Australia vs Pakistan – Scorecard
1st ODI: Australia vs Pakistan – Scorecard

Australia take on Pakistan in the 1st ODI of the three-match series being played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

George Bailey expects Pakistan to `doctor pitches` to suit spin
George Bailey expects Pakistan to `doctor pitches` to suit spin

Australia cricket team's ODI captain George Bailey is expecting Pakistan to doctor their pitches to suit spin in their upcoming clashes in the United Arab Emirates.

We were not close to our best: George Bailey
We were not close to our best: George Bailey

Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey has expressed disappointment over his team's loss in the Champions League T20 semifinals to Chennai Super Kings, saying that the players did not play to their potential.

KXIP look to maintain consistency against CSK: George Bailey
KXIP look to maintain consistency against CSK: George Bailey

Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey is confident that the team will maintain consistency and give its best shot in the Oppo Champions League T20 semi-finals clash against Chennai Super Kings at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket stadium, here tomorrow.

CLT20 2014, 1st semi-final: CSK vs KXIP - Preview
CLT20 2014, 1st semi-final: CSK vs KXIP - Preview

A keen battle is on the cards when IPL teams Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings clash in the semi-finals of the Oppo Champions League T20 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket stadium here on Thursday.

CLT20: George Bailey terms Akshar Patel as "real" match winner
CLT20: George Bailey terms Akshar Patel as "real" match winner

After another impressive performance by Akhsar Patel in the Oppo Champions League T20 match against Cape Cobras here last night, Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey heaped praise on the young bowler from Gujarat, saying he can be a "real" match winner.