Spurned Joe Burns to plot Australia comeback in India
Spurned Joe Burns to plot Australia comeback in India

Queensland batsman Joe Burns is determined to avoid membership of the burgeoning club of Australian batsmen who have made brief cameos in the test team before permanently falling into obscurity.

Australia's Moises ​Henriques confident of replacing James Faulkner at WC
Australia's Moises ​Henriques confident of replacing James Faulkner at WC

Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques is confident of filling in the big boots of injured James Faulkner and be his replacement if the latter does not recover from his injury in time for the World Cup.

Shaun Marsh, Moises Henriques to come of age: Darren Lehmann
Shaun Marsh, Moises Henriques to come of age: Darren Lehmann

Australia coach Darren Lehmann believes the two standout batsmen from T20 Big Bash League final - Shaun Marsh and Moises Henriques - are set to shine at international level.

Sydney Sixers' Moises Henriques suspended for a BBL match
Sydney Sixers' Moises Henriques suspended for a BBL match

Sydney Sixers captain Moises Henriques was Friday handed a one-match suspension after being penalised for his side's slow over rate in Wednesday's KFC T20 Big Bash League (BBL) final against Perth Scorchers.

Brett Lee denied fairytale hat-trick in Big Bash final
Brett Lee denied fairytale hat-trick in Big Bash final

Brett Lee was denied a last-ball hat-trick and a fairytale end to his professional cricket career as the Perth Scorchers scrambled a single off the fast bowler to win back-to-back Big Bash League titles in Canberra on Wednesday.

Henriques replaces Watson in Australian squad for Hobart ODI
Henriques replaces Watson in Australian squad for Hobart ODI

 All-rounder Moises Henriques on Thursday replaced an injured Shane Watson in the Australian squad for Friday's tri-series cricket match against England.

Can play as a batsman while Wriddhiman Saha is a pure keeper: Naman Ojha
Can play as a batsman while Wriddhiman Saha is a pure keeper: Naman Ojha

Naman Ojha is certainly back in the national selection committee's radar after four centuries in his last five first-class innings, including two double hundreds but he rules out any competition with Wriddhiman Saha for the second wicketkeeper's slot in the Indian team.

South Africa A beat Australia A by 8 wickets

South Africa A defeated Australia A by eight wickets in their opening four-day match at Tony Ireland Stadium here Sunday.

New South Wales wins Sheffield Shield title

New South Wales won the Sheffield Shield title for the first time since 2007-2008 when skipper Steve Smith and his Western Australian counterpart agreed to end the rain-interrupted domestic first-class final early.

Lehman hopeful of Watson making comeback in third Test against Proteas

A hopeful Australian coach and selector Darren Lehmann feels all rounder Shane Watson will be fit enough to go down in the third Test in Cape Town.

Shane Watson to stay on sidelines for 2nd Test against Proteas

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson will reportedly stay on the sidelines for the second Test against South Africa in Port Elizabeth after failing to participate fully in the squad`s first training session at the venue.

Watson facing race against time to be fit to play second Test

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson is facing a race against time to be fit for the second Test against the South Africans, which starts on Thursday in Port Elizabeth.

IPL 7: With balanced squad, Sunrisers Hyderabad look for their second title

The Hyderabad-based franchise bought 22 players during the two-day auction, having already retained Shikhar Dhawan and Dale Steyn. Of these 22 new players, David Warner, Brendan Taylor, Moises Henriques, Aaron Finch, Irfan Pathan, Ishant Sharma and Darren Sammy are already established names.

Phillip Hughes replaces injured Shaun Marsh in Australia squad

Australia replaced injured batsman Shaun Marsh with Phillip Hughes on Thursday while clearing fit-again paceman Jackson Bird to join the team in South Africa for the three-test series starting on February 12.

Ex-players Jones and Border criticise selectors over Hughes rejection

Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones has criticised national selectors for their continued rejection of batsman Phil Hughes.

Henriques to lead Australia A

All-rounder Moises Henriques will lead Australia A against England XI in a practice match that will be played at the Bellerive Oval, Hobart, Nov 6-9 ahead of The Ashes.

We were outplayed for the first time: Virat Kohli

Handed a heavy defeat by the Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli said for the first time this IPL, his team was "outplayed" by the opposition.

Aussies have extended practice session

Seeking to revive their sagging morale, the Australian cricketers today had an extended four-hour practice session ahead of the third Test against India, scheduled to be held here from Thursday.

India is lucky to have Tendulkar and Dhoni: Moises Henriques

India is lucky to have the experience of senior players such as Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sachin Tendulkar and it would be a big challenge for Australia to make a comeback in the third Test, all-rounder Moises Henriques said here today.

Henriques set for lucrative $190,000 CA contract

Rising Australian star Moises Henriques is set to be awarded a Cricket Australia (CA) contract worth 190,000 dollars for his breakthrough summer.