Andrew Wu It now seems an eternity ago that Australia had Pakistan teetering at 2-7 on the first morning of the series.
Andrew Wu It has not been an easy road to the top for Zulfiqar Babar and Yasir Shah, the Pakistan spin duo threatening to consign Australia to another Test whitewash in Asia.
Andrew Wu Michael Clarke has vowed he will be even more attacking with his captaincy in the second Test despite a call from an Australian great to adopt a more conservative approach.
Andrew Wu Ian Chappell says there is no overnight solution to Australia's batting woes against spin, casting doubt on whether the visitors can reverse their flagging fortunes in time to avoid a series defeat...
Andrew Wu International Cricket Council chief Dave Richardson says the game had reached the "straw that broke the camel's back" with suspect bowling actions, forcing the governing body to launch its...
Andrew Wu Dean Jones is calling for a radical shift in the way Australian batsman face spin in the wake of yet another humiliating Test defeat in Asia.
Andrew Wu Alex Doolan is the latest in a long list of Australian batsmen to have struggled to fill the No.3 berth Ricky Ponting made his own for nearly a decade.
Andrew Wu Michael Clarke says Australia have improved their batting against spin since last year's whitewash against India, after suffering a massive defeat in the first Test against Pakistan.
Andrew Wu Australia's Middle East mission is in a spin after a horror first Test revealed an out-of-form captain, raised concerns over their underperforming spinners and renewed fears over the team's ability...
Andrew Wu Michael Clarke has gone from champ to chump in the space of one Test, his woes magnified by an underperforming team and a referral blunder which would have given him a second life.
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.