Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu writes on cricket and AFL for The Sydney Morning Herald


Five of the game's biggest questions that need urgent answers

Andrew Wu Andrew Wu examines the key issues surrounding Australia's cricket team.


Text message fires up Warner and results in official 'please explain'

David Warner.

Andrew Wu Picture of story on IPL corruption with Warner's image alongside Sreesanth the trigger.

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Warner incensed after image linked him to IPL corruption


Andrew Wu An early morning text message from a friend in Australia is believed to have sparked the Twitter tirade from David Warner that has resulted in the opener being reported by Cricket Australia for an...

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Boost for integrity units

Minister for Sport, Senator Kate Lundy, during a joint press conference on organised crime and drugs in sport, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 7 February 2013.
Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Andrew Wu Federal government to provide nearly $3.5million to bulk up sports' integrity units.

Family business: Waterhouse-Singo stoush reignites old argument

Trainer Gai Waterhouse

Andrew Wu When John Singleton dropped the bombshell that he would be ending his ?association with Gai Waterhouse, he reopened criticisms levelled at Waterhouse before she even became a trainer.


Past captains believe Watson is key to wresting back urn from old foe


Andrew Wu To many, Shane Watson was the face of Australia's failure in India but the last two men to lead the country to Ashes glory in England - Mark Taylor and Steve Waugh - believe he is the key to wresting...

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Haddin twist - gloveman to be Test vice-captain

Brad Haddin

Andrew Wu, Chloe Saltau The soap opera that has been Australian cricket will take another twist on Wednesday when Brad Haddin is confirmed as the new Test vice-captain, raising implications for the short-term future of...


Haddin's new role has Wade on back foot

Brad Haddin

Andrew Wu and Chloe Saltau Soap opera that has been Australian cricket will take another twist on Wednesday.

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Beginners' luck lands share of Slipper fun

Check out attendant Ben Close

Andrew Wu RACING might be known as the sport of kings but the story behind trainer Gerald Ryan's two runners in the Golden Slipper is proof you don't have to be a prince to mix it with the best.


National contracts to spread the load

Cricket Australia

Chloe Saltau and Andrew Wu State of Australian cricket will be revealed when national contracts are handed out.


Clarke hospitalised with gastroenteritis

Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu Michael Clarke was taken to hospital on Sunday after a bout of gastroenteritis, Cricket Australia has confirmed.

Contradictions cloud controversy over camp


Andrew Wu THE credibility of Australia's 4x100m relay team and the future of head coach Leigh Nugent remains under question after contradictory claims made by teammate Emily Seebohm, as it was announced on...

Cloud hangs over Nugent

Leigh Nugent

Andrew Wu Head coach Leigh Nugent's future in doubt after contradictory claims by Emily Seebohm.


Tendulkar tipped to dominate

Sachin Tendulkar:

Andrew Wu Ravi Shastri backs ageing great to produce one last virtuoso series against Australia.

Three goals to tantalise fans, then Tippett takes four-month break

Kurt Tippett

Andrew Wu It was the sight that will have Sydney fans gushing - Kurt Tippett in full flight.


Blackwell out to strike it rich in cup final

Alex Blackwell

Andrew Wu Alex Blackwell is used to pressure. For her, life and death situations are not merely a figure of speech saved for sporting contests.


Mallett backs Maxwell to spin some magic on India Test debut

Glenn Maxwell

Andrew Wu ASHLEY MALLETT, the last man to bowl Australia to Test victory in Chennai, has endorsed Glenn Maxwell to make his debut next week in the series opener against India.

Clarke gears up for India test

Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu MICHAEL CLARKE embarked on Tuesday on the first leg of three potentially career-defining series with question marks over his fitness and uncertainty over the team that must defy recent history to...

Clarke up for the challenge

Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu Uncertainty over team that must defy recent history to regain Border-Gavaskar Trophy.


Clarke says he'll be right for first Test

Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu Michael Clarke has declared he will be fit for the first Test but remains in doubt to play in a key warm-up match starting this weekend.