Dec 07, 2011 01:07 EST
Ricky Ponting said Wednesday he has no regrets about quitting the Australian captaincy and welcomes having fewer responsibilities ahead of this week's second Test against New Zealand.
Dec 04, 2011 20:00 EST
Daniel Christian was added Monday to the Australian squad for this week's second and final Test against New Zealand in Hobart as the home side look to wrap up a series win.
Dec 03, 2011 21:51 EST
Paceman James Pattinson narrowly missed a hat-trick in his debut Test as he ripped through the New Zealand top order to put Australia on the path to victory in the first Test on Sunday.
Dec 03, 2011 06:23 EST
Michael Clarke chuckled at the thought of the standing ovation he received from the home crowd after his century put Australia in a powerful position against New Zealand in the first Gabba Test on Saturday.
Dec 03, 2011 03:54 EST
Michael Clarke hit a charmed century while Ricky Ponting and Brad Haddin eased the pressure on their Test careers with half-centuries as Australia took charge of the first Test against New Zealand at the Gabba on Saturday.
Dec 02, 2011 21:35 EST
Australian skipper Michael Clarke made New Zealand pay for a crucial dropped catch as he closed in on his 17th Test century on the third day of the opening Test at the Gabba on Saturday.
Dec 02, 2011 05:01 EST
Ricky Ponting, searching for an elusive century to save his Test career, led an Australian fightback on the second day of the first Test against New Zealand at the Gabba on Friday.
Nov 30, 2011 18:58 EST
New Zealand captain Ross Taylor won the toss and chose to bat first under cloudy skies on the opening day of the first Test against Australia at the Gabba on Thursday.
Nov 28, 2011 01:37 EST
Former captain Ricky Ponting gave a ringing endorsement of Australian cricket's new selection and squad policies Monday, saying it should have happened a decade ago.
Nov 26, 2011 05:50 EST
Big-hitting opener David Warner is set to make his Test debut after being named Saturday along with three new fast bowlers in an injury-ravaged Australian squad to take on New Zealand.
Nov 24, 2011 05:45 EST
Greg Chappell on Thursday cautioned selectors against choosing too many youngsters in the transitional Australian team and sacrificing experience.
Nov 23, 2011 02:24 EST
Australian captain Michael Clarke said Wednesday he was excited at the appointment of Mickey Arthur as new head coach while throwing his support behind the under-pressure Ricky Ponting.
Nov 22, 2011 19:38 EST
Australian captain Michael Clarke has thrown his support behind under-pressure Ricky Ponting, saying the former skipper still has a future at Test level despite a dismal run of form.
Nov 22, 2011 06:34 EST
South Africa's Mickey Arthur was Tuesday appointed Australia's new head cricket coach two months after Tim Nielsen quit, completing a sweeping revamp of the way the team is run.
Nov 21, 2011 13:34 EST
Australian captain Michael Clarke praised the courage and character of some of his under-pressure players after they chased down a target of 310 to share their two-match Test series with South Africa here on Monday.
Nov 20, 2011 11:57 EST
Teenage fast bowler Pat Cummins took six wickets on debut and said Australia were favourites to win after the fourth day of the second and final Test against South Africa at the Wanderers Stadium on Sunday.
Nov 18, 2011 13:24 EST
Experienced Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene completed his 10,000 one-day runs during the third day-night international against Pakistan at Dubai stadium here on Friday.
Nov 18, 2011 12:39 EST
South African fast bowler Dale Steyn said his team were "staring down the barrel" before staging a fightback on the second day of the second and final Test against Australia at the Wanderers Stadium on Friday.
Nov 17, 2011 12:15 EST
Teenage debutant Pat Cummins celebrated a "brilliant day" after Australia sent South Africa tumbling to 266 all out on the first day of the second and final Test at the Wanderers on Thursday.
Nov 16, 2011 14:21 EST
Australia face a selection dilemma ahead of the second and final Test against South Africa at the Wanderers Stadium starting on Thursday, although there are not many options for the touring team.