Tim Southee, Trent Boult set the match for Northern Knights: Michael Hussey
Tim Southee, Trent Boult set the match for Northern Knights: Michael Hussey

Knocked out of the Champions League T20 after losing to Northern Knights in the qualifying round, Mumbai Indians' ace batsman Michael Hussey said some tight bowling by pacers Trent Boult and Tim Southee had led to his team's downfall.

Spinners will find it tough in World Cup 2015: Michael Hussey
Spinners will find it tough in World Cup 2015: Michael Hussey

Even as the teams get ready for next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, Michael Hussey has predicted that spin will not play much of a part in the mega-tournament and only "mystery spinners" like Saeed Ajmal and Sunil Narine have a chance of succeeding.

IPL 7: MI keep hopes alive with 15-run win over Delhi Daredevils

Mumbai Indians carved out a 15-run victory over Delhi Daredevils in a must-win match and remained in the hunt for a play-off berth in the Indian Premier League match here today.

IPL 2014: Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Daredevils - As it happened...

Live updates of the 51st match of the Indian Premier League’s seventh edition between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Daredevils from Wankhede stadium, Mumbai.

Gruelling season may affect players, says Del Bosque

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque is concerned a long season may have taken a physical toll on his players but believes there is enough time for them to get in shape before the World Cup finals starts next month.

Pre-IPL hard work finally paying off: Hussey

Retired Australian batsman Michael Hussey is relieved that the hard yards he put in to prepare for the Indian Premier League is finally paying off.

IPL 2014: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Statistical highlights

IPL 2014: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Statistical highlights

IPL 7: Mumbai skipper Rohit feels theys still have a chance to qualify for the playoffs

Boosted by their surprise win over Rajasthan Royals following a string of reverses, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma says his team is still "very much in the tournament" in the ongoing Indian Premier League.

IPL: We are not yet out of play-off race, says Michael Hussey

Mumbai Indians batsman Michael Hussey said that his side were not yet out of a race for the play-off stage after their crucial 25-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in an IPL match here today.

IPL 2014: Mumbai Indians fail to justify defending champions tag

Even after having a strong team on papers, title holders Mumbai Indians, haven`t quite performed so far in this season.

Smith is powerful and intelligent cricketer: McCullum

Brendon McCullum and Dwayne Smith have given Chennai Super Kings a flying start in IPL 7 with their explosive partnership at the top of batting order and the New Zealander described his opening partner a "powerful" and "intelligent" cricketer.

IPL-7: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians - As it happened...

Live updates of the 16th match of Indian Premier League`s seventh edition between Delhi Daredevils and Mumbai Indians from Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

Tendulkar will be sick of me by end of IPL-7: Hussey

Sachin Tendulkar will be "sick of me" by the end of IPL-7 says Michael Hussey, who plans to talk about the game and life after international retirement with the iconic cricketer during his stint with Mumbai Indians over the next month and a half.

IPL 2014: Mumbai Indians – Team Preview

Mumbai Indians are on a high after winning both Champions League T20 and IPL last year and will hope to repeat their performance in the seventh edition.

KP in the premier list as 514 slotted for IPL VII auctions

Controversial England batsman Kevin Pietersen will be one of the first players to go under the hammer along with senior India discards Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh when the two-day auction of the cash-rich IPL commences in Bangalore on February 12.

Indian Premier League 2014: Sehwag, Yuvraj among 11 Indians in the Rs 2 cr base price bracket

Discarded veterans Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh have kept their base price in the highest bracket of Rs 2 crore for the upcoming auctions of the seventh edition of Indian Premier League.

Lyon will be in career`s best form against South Africa: Hussey

Australian Test legend Michael Hussey has said spinner Nathan Lyon will play next month`s Test series against South Africa in career-best form.

Ponting`s `controversial` autobiography `biggest selling` sports book of 2013

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting`s controversial autobiography ` At The Close Of Play` was reportedly the biggest selling sports book of 2013, pushing the 100,000 mark in sales.

Hussey urges Oz selectors to be `patient` with `good-luck charm` Bailey at No.6

Former Australian cricketer Michael Hussey has urged the national selectors to be patient with Test `debutant` George Bailey at the No.6 batting spot for the fifth and final Ashes Test in Sydney, although he is under pressure to retain his spot ahead of all-rounder James Faulkner.

Hussey says `dasher` Warner`s defence skills will make him `most dangerous batsman`

Former Australian batsman Michael Hussey has said that an improved defensive technique has set up explosive opener David Warner to become potentially the most dangerous batsman in world cricket.