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4th Ashes Test: Mitchell Starc-studded Australia opt to bat at Old Trafford

Australia have brought in left-arm pacer Mitchell Starc and Steve Smith in place of James Pattinson and Usman Khawaja. 
 

Sep 04, 2019, 15:34 PM IST

Usman Khawaja dropped, Steve Smith returns for 4th Ashes Test

Experienced batsman Usman Khwaja has been left out of the 12-member Australian squad for the fourth Test of the five-match Ashes series, beginning Wednesday at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground. 

Sep 03, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

Ashes: Australia pin hopes on Steve Smith again, lead by 34

Stuard Broad gave England the early breakthrough by dismissing David Warner for eight runs in the third over of the Australian second innings.

Aug 03, 2019, 23:44 PM IST

Australian coach Justin Langer confirms Khawaja and Pattinson for Ashes Opener

Selectors face several crunch decisions ahead of the first Test at Edgbaston starting Thursday, with Langer consigning Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc and Peter Siddle to a three-way duel for the third specialist fast bowling spot.

Jul 31, 2019, 12:08 PM IST

Tim Paine expects injured Usman Khawaja to be 'fully fit' ahead of first Ashes Test

Khawaja sustained a hamstring strain during Australia's surprising 10-run defeat at the hands of South Africa in their last group stage clash of the 2019 ICC World Cup at Old Trafford in Manchester on July 6.

Jul 22, 2019, 10:51 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019 preview: Australia look to bounce back against in-form Pakistan

Pakistan couldn't get a chance to keep that momentum going due to their next match against Sri Lanka getting washed out and so Australia will be wary of the danger their next opponents pose. 
 

Jun 12, 2019, 00:01 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: As it happened

IND vs AUS Live updates, Scores: India defeated Australia by a margin of 36 runs in the 14th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at Kennington Oval, London on Sunday. The 13th clash of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 witnessed a victory for New Zealand by a margin of 7 wickets against Afghanistan.

Jun 09, 2019, 14:25 PM IST

Ian Chappell wants David Warner to open for Australia at 2019 ICC World Cup

Australia will begin their title defense at the ICC World Cup with a match against Afghanistan on June 1.

Apr 22, 2019, 21:54 PM IST

Usman Khawaja dropped, D'Arcy Short included in Shane Warne's Australia World Cup squad

Short has appeared in just four ODIs for Australia and played his last match for the side in November 2018. 

Apr 09, 2019, 21:57 PM IST

Usman Khawaja unconcerned by David Warner's impending return for Australia

After a gap of nearly two years, Khawaja was recalled in the Australian squad for the side's home ODI series against India.

Mar 26, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Ricky Ponting backs Usman Khawaja to make it to Australia's World Cup squad

Khawaja struck 383 runs, including two centuries, in Australia's 3-2 series win over India earlier this month and had earned his place at the World Cup, according to Ponting. 

Mar 20, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

World Cup is still far, now it's time to savour this massive win: Usman Khawaja

The left-handed opener, Khawaja was one of the main architects of Australia's 3-2 series win over India after going down 0-2. 

Mar 14, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Usman Khawaja helps Australia register one-day series win in India

Opener Khawaja strengthened his claim for a place in the World Cup squad with an elegant 100 to steer Australia to 272-9, though the tourists had looked on course to cross 300 at one stage.

Mar 13, 2019, 21:59 PM IST

Australia batsman Peter Handscomb inches closer to World Cup spot

Handscomb struck his maiden ODI hundred to help Australia chase down a record 359 and level the five-match series at 2-2 against India at Mohali.

Mar 11, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Always knew Ashton Turner could do it at international stage: Peter Handscomb

Turner smashed an unbeaten 84 runs off 43 balls, as Australia chased down a mammoth target of 359 with four wickets in hand and 13 balls to spare, in the 4th ODI against India at Mohali to level the five-match series 2-2.

Mar 11, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

Ashton Turner's 84 helps Australia chase 359 against India, level series 2-2

It was the highest ever total that the Indian team had failed to defend in its ODI history, losing the game by four wickets.

Mar 10, 2019, 22:22 PM IST

It's obviously a special one: Usman Khawaja on maiden ODI century

Khawaja hit a 104-run knock and shared a 193-run stand with captain Aaron Finch to play a significant role in Australia's 32-run win in the third ODI against India.

Mar 09, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Virat Kohli's 41st ton in vain as India lose 3rd ODI against Australia by 32 runs

Usman Khawaja's hundred and Aaron Finch's 93 saw Australia put up a more than decent 313 for five and India could manage only 281 in 48.2 overs, that too solely due to Kohli's 123 off 95 balls.

Mar 08, 2019, 21:43 PM IST

3rd ODI: India lose to Australia by 32 runs, but lead five-match series 2-1

India were bowled out for 281 runs after being handed a target of 314 runs by Australia. Skipper Virat Kohli was the highest run-scorer for the hosts scoring 123 runs off 95 deliveries. 

Mar 08, 2019, 12:27 PM IST

Nathan Coulter-Nile backs Australia to fire with bat before ICC World Cup

Australia will look to bounce back when they play their second ODI against India on March 5 at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Maharashtra. 

Mar 03, 2019, 10:36 AM IST