Andrew Wu Australia are staring at a heavy loss in the first Test against Pakistan after the re-emergence of their woes against spin.
Andrew Wu Yasir Shah, the Pakistan debutant who put Australia's Test plans in a spin on Friday, says he was inspired by former spin great Shane Warne.
Andrew Wu Sixth-placed Pakistan have defied the odds and placed Australia in a position they have seldom been in during the past 12 months.
Andrew Wu A year after fearing his international career was over, David Warner is in the form of his life, intent to inflict damage on the opposition rather than himself.
Andrew Wu Stephen O'Keefe thought his first wicket was never going to come as Pakistan gave the debutant a tough initiation to Test cricket.
Andrew Wu David Warner is closing in on his third consecutive Test ton, but Australia have little margin for error if they are to avoid a shock defeat.
Andrew Wu Australia's ploy to play two spinners failed to reap a wicket on day one but Nathan Lyon and Stephen O'Keefe are set to play key roles in the first Test on Thursday.
Andrew Wu Pakistan batting line-up were intent on keeping the Aussies in the desert heat for as long as possible.
Andrew Wu Former Test vice-captain Geoff Marsh has presented his son Mitchell with his baggy green cap on debut for Australia's first Test against Pakistan in Dubai.
Andrew Wu A Dubai pitch unlike any produced at home is likely to result in Australia playing two frontline spinners and unveiling multiple debutants for the first time in the Darren Lehmann✓ regime.
Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson may have become Australia's human wrecking ball but Pakistan coach Waqar Younis says the left-arm pace ace is not in the league of former fast bowling great Wasim Akram.
Andrew Wu Peter Siddle has added five kilos of bulk in a bid to regain the speed Darren Lehmann craves from his quicks, and says he is ready to show his meat-free diet can provide the fuel he needs to survive...
Australian cricket team heads into first Test against Pakistan with doubts over spin and reverse swing
Andrew Wu Australia will head into the first Test against Pakistan with renewed doubt over its ability to fight the familiar twin foes of spin and reverse swing as the team aims to regain the No.
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Andrew Wu Cricket Australia, in turmoil just over a year ago, has rewarded one of the architects of the national team's stunning revival by handing the head coach Darren Lehmann a one-year contract extension.
Andrew Wu Australia have not won a Test against a top-tier nation playing multiple spinners since the Shane Warne era.
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Andrew Wu There was a time when Stephen O'Keefe felt his style of spin bowling was not respected by the key decision-makers in Australian cricket.
Chris Barrett and Andrew Wu Perennially overlooked, Steve O'Keefe will finally get the opportunity to prove himself at the highest level after being selected in Australia's touring party to the United Arab Emirates next month...
Andrew Wu Greater Western Sydney believe they will finalise a contract extension with Jonathon Patton ''sooner rather than later'', as the injured forward pledged on Thursday to be a Giant for the ''next 10...