Phil Hughes funeral: As it happened...
Phil Hughes funeral: As it happened...

Cricketing luminaries bid an emotional farewell to Phillip Hughes at a funeral service held in his home town Wednesday, as Australia stopped to remember the popular batsman whose death from a freak injury sent shockwaves through the sport.

No spinning out of the Cricket World Cup for Australia: Mike Hussey
No spinning out of the Cricket World Cup for Australia: Mike Hussey

Back on their favoured quick and bouncy pitches, Australia`s failings against spin bowling are unlikely to figure at the World Cup and the co-hosts have an excellent opportunity to win a fifth trophy, according to former batsman Mike Hussey.

Learnt from Virat Kohli on how to build an innings: Suresh Raina
Learnt from Virat Kohli on how to build an innings: Suresh Raina

 Having guided CSK to their second CLT20 trophy, Suresh Raina said that he has matured as a player taking cues from his contemporaries including Virat Kohli, who has shown the way with big hundred in ODI cricket.

Mumbai Indians trounce Southern Express to stay alive in CLT20
Mumbai Indians trounce Southern Express to stay alive in CLT20

Openers Lendl Simmons and Mike Hussey struck commanding fifties to hand Mumbai Indians a resounding 9-wicket win over Sri Lankan outfit Southern Express and keep their team in the hunt for the main draw of the Oppo Champions League Twenty20, here on Sunday.

IPL: Mumbai Indians stay afloat with 25-run win against Royals

Mumbai Indians kept their play-off hopes alive with a comfortable 25-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in a one-sided IPL encounter here today.

Morkel will pose real challenge to Clarke: Hussey

Former batsman Mike Hussey has said tall Proteas pacer Morne Morkel will pose the Australian captain Michael Clarke more of challenge during the Test series.

Hussey backs Marsh to shine with bat in South Africa

Former Test star Mike Hussey has backed Shaun Marsh to shine with the bat during Australia`s tour of South Africa, starting February 12.

Aussies can reclaim No.1 Test ranking based on Ashes heroics, says Hussey

Former Australian Test star Mike Hussey has said Aussies can reclaim the No.1 Test ranking once again following its Ashes dominance over England in the current series.

Cowan warns Root could blossom like Hussey at No.6

Australian Test opener Ed Cowan has said that England batsman Joe Root could blossom like Mike Hussey did in his team down the order at No.6.

Ricky Ponting calls for veterans fund to keep senior players in Oz state cricket

Former Australian Test captain Ricky Ponting has called for a veterans fund to keep senior players such as Mike Hussey playing state cricket in the nation.

Hussey, Raina ensure CSK`s victory over Titans

Riding on a solid batting performance, the formidable Chennai Super Kings opened their Champions League Twenty20 campaign in style, defeating South Africa`s Titans by four wickets in a high-scoring encounter on Sunday.

`Happily retired` Hussey says has had his `turn` in competitive cricket

Former Australian Test cricketer Mike Hussey has put to rest chances of a comeback, saying he has already had his turn, even as the star`s decision earlier had withstood the strongest scrutiny.

`Bad boy` Warner wants to become next `Mr Cricket` for Australia

Australian batsman David Warner, who will play at No.6 when he returns to the national test team, has said that he wants to become Australian cricket`s next Mike Hussey.

Would trade my Orange Cap for IPL trophy: Hussey

IPL 6`s most-prolific batsman Mike Hussey has said that he would any day trade his Orange Cap for the trophy that eluded two-time champions Chennai Super Kings this year.

Watson close to regaining full fitness to bowl

Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Shane Watson has said he was close to regaining full fitness in order to bowl in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2013: Brilliant Chennai pull off thrilling win over Rajasthan Royals

Mike Hussey played a gem of an innings to overshadow Shane Watson`s brilliant ton and help Chennai Super Kings eke out a five-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in a thrilling Pepsi Indian Premier League match here tonight.

Hope Gilly-Lehmann combine recreates magic of 2009: Hussey

Adam Gilchrist and Darren Lehmann have done it in the past, albeit for a different team, but their countryman David Hussey says the Australian duo has the ability to recreate the magic with Kings XI Punjab and lead the side to its maiden IPL triumph in the current season.

Need some time to rebuild team culture: Hussey

Former Australian Test batsman Mike Hussey has warned coach Mickey Arthur that putting the right team culture in place will take time.

Watson may not open for Australia in Tests against India

Shane Watson is unlikely to open the batting for Australia in the four-match Test series in India despite his good form since making a comeback to the one-day side.

Mitchell Starc decides to give IPL a miss

Promising left-arm paceman Mitchell Starc has decided to pull out off the auction race for the sixth edition of Indian Premier League which will feature some of his national teammates like skipper Michael Clarke, opener David Warner and recently retired Mike Hussey.