David Warner pips Steve Smith to win Allan Border Medal
David Warner pips Steve Smith to win Allan Border Medal

In the Test Player of the Year, Warner (30 votes) polled six more than Smith with Starc again placed third with 18 votes, while Josh Hazlewood was also a contender.

India's tour of Australia: Josh Hazlewood to sit out of remaining series against visitors
India's tour of Australia: Josh Hazlewood to sit out of remaining series against visitors

Hazlewood played all six Tests against New Zealand and West Indies respectively.

India's tour of Australia: Mitchell Starc bats for young Oz pacers in ODI series
India's tour of Australia: Mitchell Starc bats for young Oz pacers in ODI series

Australia have picked uncapped bowlers in Scott Boland and Joel Paris for ODI series against India.

India tour of Australia: Hosts to rest Josh Hazlewood after first two ODIs
India tour of Australia: Hosts to rest Josh Hazlewood after first two ODIs

Josh Hazlewood was expected to lead the Australian bowling line-up against India.

Josh Hazlewood fit and ready for final Windies Test
Josh Hazlewood fit and ready for final Windies Test

Hazlewood said he was feeling in great shape and ready to play in his sixth Test of the southern summer.

When Josh Hazlewood beat Shoaib Akhtar​ to become world's fastest bowler with 164 kmph delivery!
When Josh Hazlewood beat Shoaib Akhtar​ to become world's fastest bowler with 164 kmph delivery!

One of Hazlewood's ball was recorded as the fastest ball in the history of the sport as the official broadcaster Channel 9’s speedometer clocked 164.2 kmph (102 mph).

Steve Smith's leadership sees Australia dominating Tests due to collective performances
Steve Smith's leadership sees Australia dominating Tests due to collective performances

Smith has looked like a person who knows what he wants from his players and has clarified that with ease.

ICC Awards: Complete list of all the winners
ICC Awards: Complete list of all the winners

AB de Villiers was named as the ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year for the second successive year.

1st Test, Day 3: Australia beat Windies by an innings and 212 runs​
1st Test, Day 3: Australia beat Windies by an innings and 212 runs​

A total attendance of 15,342 over the three days may also spell trouble for Hobart as a Test venue.

James Pattinson included in Australian team, Nathan Coulter-Nile left out
James Pattinson included in Australian team, Nathan Coulter-Nile left out

Pattinson will join Adelaide Test man-of-the-match Josh Hazlewood and Peter Siddle in the new-ball attack.

In Mitchell Starc's absence, Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood to shoulder heavy load
In Mitchell Starc's absence, Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood to shoulder heavy load

Hazlewood was expected to have been rested for at least one of the three matches in the upcoming series against West Indies but Lehmann said he hoped the bowler could plough on.

Australia turn to Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Pattinson for Windies opener
Australia turn to Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Pattinson for Windies opener

Coulter-Nile, 28, has been included despite not playing any domestic Sheffield Shield matches so far this summer because of a shoulder injury.

Steve Smith`s tribute for Josh Hazlewood Marsh, Josh Hazlewood in Australia Test win
Steve Smith`s tribute for Josh Hazlewood Marsh, Josh Hazlewood in Australia Test win

Hazlewood led Aussie attack in the absence of the injured Starc, while Marsh played a defiant knock.

Day-Night Test: Australia vs New Zealand - As it happened...

Australia managed to keep their nerves as they battled to a three-wicket victory in the first ever Day/Night Test. 

Day-night Test: Emphatic Josh Hazlewood leads from front to impress with pink ball
Day-night Test: Emphatic Josh Hazlewood leads from front to impress with pink ball

In this historic Test, Hazlewood has found love in the pink ball and has allowed it to do wonders with accuracy and cleverness.

Day-night Test: Josh Hazlewood hammers New Zealand after review farce
Day-night Test: Josh Hazlewood hammers New Zealand after review farce

The Black Caps clung precariously to a 94-run lead after 13 wickets tumbled through the course of the day.

Australia vs New Zealand: Kiwis hit back after all out for 202 in historic day-night Test
Australia vs New Zealand: Kiwis hit back after all out for 202 in historic day-night Test

In a ringing endorsement for the pink ball concept, 47,441 fans thronged into the Adelaide Oval for the first ever day-night Test.

Darren Lehmann, Steven Smith wanted Mitchell Johnson to play on
Darren Lehmann, Steven Smith wanted Mitchell Johnson to play on

Lehmann said he and Smith, well aware of Australia's inexperienced pace stocks, wanted Johnson to extend his international career but he was not interested.

Peter Siddle `shocked` by omission for Gabba Test against New Zealand
Peter Siddle `shocked` by omission for Gabba Test against New Zealand

Australian selectors preferred Josh Hazlewood over Siddle.

Aussies pick Josh Hazlewood over Peter Siddle for Test opener
Aussies pick Josh Hazlewood over Peter Siddle for Test opener

Veteran pacer Peter Siddle will be the 12th man.