Steve Smith’s time has finally arrived

Even though he already had five Test centuries to his name, the moment Steve Smith, batting on 99 at the Gabba, saw his shot go past the fielder towards the point boundary, he screamed and celebrated as if it was his debut Test ton.

Andy Caddick most uncomfortable bowler I have faced: Steve Waugh
Andy Caddick most uncomfortable bowler I have faced: Steve Waugh

Australian legend Steve Waugh believes former England paceman Andy Caddick was one of the most difficult bowlers he had to contend with during his record-breaking two-decade career.

Phillip Hughes' death has had deep impact on my son: Steve Waugh
Phillip Hughes' death has had deep impact on my son: Steve Waugh

He has rarely shown emotion on the field but former Australian captain Steve Waugh was emotional as he spoke about his teenager son Austin breaking down after hearing the news of Phillip Hughes' death.

Steve Waugh says Phillip Hughes was 'destined' for greatness
Steve Waugh says Phillip Hughes was 'destined' for greatness

Former Australian Test captain Steve Waugh has revealed that the late Australian batsman Phillip Hughes was destined for greatness as he was always eager to develop his skills and increase his knowledge on cricket.

Narendra Modi's cricket diplomacy: Know more about Melbourne Cricket Ground
Narendra Modi's cricket diplomacy: Know more about Melbourne Cricket Ground

After his Summit talks with Australian counterpart Tony Abbott and addressing the Australian Parliament in Canberra on Tuesday, PM Narendra Modi visited the historic Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Michael Clarke backed by predecessors as World Cup nears
Michael Clarke backed by predecessors as World Cup nears

Australia`s three World Cup-winning captains are unified in their belief that under-fire skipper Michael Clarke is the right man to lead the team to a potential fifth tournament victory next March.

Sachin Tendulkar inducted into Bradman Hall of Fame
Sachin Tendulkar inducted into Bradman Hall of Fame

Sachin Tendulkar added another feather to his cap on Wednesday when the Indian batting legend was inducted as one of the latest honourees in the Bradman Foundation.

Younis Khan proud at record equalling century
Younis Khan proud at record equalling century

Veteran batsman Younis Khan Wednesday said he was proud to become the first Pakistani to score a hundred against all nine Test opponents and equalling the record of most hundreds for his country.

India-Australia final ideal for 2015 Cricket World Cup: Ricky Ponting
India-Australia final ideal for 2015 Cricket World Cup: Ricky Ponting

Two-time World Cup winning captain Ricky Ponting said Saturday that an India-Australia clash will serve up as an ideal final for the 2015 World Cup to be held in his country and New Zealand from Feb 14 to Mar 29.

Captaincy in all three formats creating problems for Dhoni
Captaincy in all three formats creating problems for Dhoni

Former Australian World Cup winning captains Allan Border, Steve Waugh and Ricky Ponting are of the opinion that leading India in all three formats of the game is troubling Mahendra Singh Dhoni, especially in Tests, and Virat Kohli must be groomed to take over the Test captaincy.

Sachin Tendulkar, Steve Waugh to be inducted as Bradman Honourees
Sachin Tendulkar, Steve Waugh to be inducted as Bradman Honourees

 Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's tryst with Australia and "The Don" continues as the legendary batsman will be inducted as a Bradman Honouree along with former Test captain Steve Waugh at a gala dinner in Sydney on October 29.

Laureus academy member Waugh visits Magic Bus project

Legendary cricketer and Laureus Academy member, Steve Waugh was in the city on Monday to visit the Magic Bus project, a strategic partner of the Laureus Sports for Good Foundation.

Ex-Oz skipper Waugh feels Cook must stop `captaining for commentators`

Former Australia captain Steve Waugh feels that England skipper Alastair Cook must try his instincts and stop captaining for the commentators.

Dravid is newest member of Laureus World Sports Academy

Former India cricket captain Rahul Dravid has been elected as the newest member of Laureus World Sports Academy, becoming the 47th member of the panel.

Mark Waugh mulling over accepting Oz selector job

Former Australian batsman Mark Waugh is reportedly considering an offer to become a national selector after signing a new deal with Channel Ten`s Big Bash League (BBL) commentary team.

Port Elizabeth loss exposes Clarke leadership - one win in 11 overseas Tests for Aussies

Australia`s stunning defeat in the second of three Tests against South Africa at St. George`s Park here, has thrown up a stark and interesting statistic, which puts the recent achievements of the Kangaroos into perspective i.e. Michael Clarke`s men have just one victory in 11 overseas Tests.

Steve Waugh says Clarke `ignited` Oz, leadership by `unleashing inner mongrel`

Former Australian captain Steve Waugh has said that current skipper Michael Clarke has ignited the team and his leadership by unleashing his `inner mongrel`.

Waugh backs Johnson to equal Lillee`s `wicket-taking` prowess

Former Australian captain Steve Waugh has backed pace sensation Mitchell Johnson to equal the prowess of fast bowling legend Dennis Lillee, who reworked Johnson`s action 12 months ago.

Pradeep`s double leaves Pakistan struggling

Paceman Nuwan Pradeep took two wickets to leave Pakistan fighting to avoid defeat on the third day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Dubai Friday.

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.