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Adam Cooper Take it from the coach, Marlon Samuels really is as cool as he appears.
Adam Cooper Melbourne Renegades coach Simon Helmot says West Indies allrounder Marlon Samuels has been unfazed by questions over the legitimacy of his bowling action.
Adam Cooper It's not only cricket's fast bowlers who have to be rotated.
Chloe Saltau and Adam Cooper Highly respected and in-form Australian veteran Michael Hussey has announced that he will retire from Test cricket.
Adam Cooper Goldfinger has won this year’s Melbourne to Hobart Eastcoaster sailing race in record time after drawing an enormous lead over the rest of the fleet.
Adam Cooper Goldfinger seeks the chance to pull off a double of line honours in record time with a handicap win.
Melbourne to Launceston
Adam Cooper Gusto has smashed the record in the Melbourne to Launceston yacht race and secured a unique record in Australian sailing as it cruised into the Tamar River on Friday morning.
Adam Cooper Melbourne forward Jeremy Howe is ejected from the MCG after a beer-soaked day at the cricket.
Adam Cooper Gusto was on target to achieve a unique trifecta in Australian sailing on Thursday night.
Adam Cooper Brighton yacht crew will set sights on bettering record of Boxing Day Dash hat-tricks.
Chloe Saltau and Adam Cooper Left-armer to keep out of IPL and concentrate on Tests - but will he play at the MCG?
Chloe Saltau, Adam Cooper MITCHELL STARC will reject offers worth up to $500,000 to play in next year's Indian Premier League because he wants to be in peak condition for the Ashes.
Adam Cooper THE memory of Sachin Tendulkar's shattered stumps will reinforce Peter Siddle's plan to be patient at the MCG in the second Test against Sri Lanka, possibly alongside rookie Jackson Bird.
Adam Cooper Competition gives young Africans a chance to strive for - and score - some special goals.
Adam Cooper Sri Lanka's bowling coach hasn't given up on luring Lasith Malinga back to the Test team.
Adam Cooper AS MATTHEW WADE points out, no one realises they're not concentrating until after the key moment has past. Like common sense, it's only obvious afterwards.
Adam Cooper As Matthew Wade points out, no one realises they're not concentrating until after the key moment has passed. Like common sense, it's only obvious afterwards.
Adam Cooper NSW players got baggy greens automatically. Or so they say. Now it looks like they have to move to earn that honour.
Adam Cooper WHEN Aaron Finch took to Shane Warne last week at Etihad Stadium, it must have been tempting for some to grant the Big Bash League's marquee player leeway for a limited pre-season campaign.
Adam Cooper When Aaron Finch took to Shane Warne last week at Etihad Stadium, it must have been tempting for some to grant the Big Bash's marquee player leeway for a limited pre-season campaign.