Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

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

Cricket

Craig Simmons raises eyebrows with ruthless knock for Perth Scorchers

Andrew Wu The man who knocked out the star-studded Sydney Sixers, Craig Simmons, has provided the latest fairytale story of a club cricketer who has hit the big time through the Big Bash League.

Cricket

Australia's all-conquering cricketers are cashing in on their success

$6-million man: Shane Watson.

Andrew Wu Australia's cricketers earn bonus of nearly $1 million after annihilation of England.

Cricket

Big Bash semi-final could be the end for Brett Lee or Simon Katich

Brett Lee.

Daniel Lane and Andrew Wu For Brett Lee or Simon Katich, Wednesday night's Big Bash League semi-final could be their final game in this country.

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Cricket

Is it the final farewell for two greats, Brett Lee and Simon Katich?

Brett Lee

Daniel Lane and Andrew Wu, Sydney Wednesday night's BBL semi-final could be last game one of them plays in this country.

Ashes 2013: Shane Watson cleared of serious injury, in contention for first Test

Shane Watson

Andrew Wu Shane Watson remains in contention to play in the first Ashes Test after scans revealed only a low-grade muscle strain of his injured hamstring.

Cricket

Ashes hero Mitchell Johnson could reap multimillion-dollar payday

Mitchell Johnson is set for a big payday.

Andrew Wu Rejuvenated paceman likely to be given hefty pay rise by Cricket Australia in next contract period

Cricket

Mitchell Johnson hot streak set to bring million-dollar rewards

 Mitchell Johnson

Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson's Ashes heroics are set to reap the reborn superstar a multimillion-dollar payday through potentially lucrative deals on and off the field.

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Cricket

IPL scouts to eye Big Bash players

John Hastings.

Andrew Wu This season's Big Bash tournament is shaping as a summer-long audition for the Indian Premier League.

Cricket

Big Bash: Indians ready to offer rich rewards for stars

Mitchell Johnson

Andrew Wu This season's Big Bash tournament is shaping as a summer-long audition for a potentially lucrative Indian Premier League payday as the franchises circle prospective recruits for next year's...

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Cricket

Mitchell Johnson set to strike it rich in IPL auction

Mitchell Johnson

Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson's successful return to the elite ranks of international cricket will result in him competing with David Warner as Australia's most valuable Twenty20 player at next month's Indian...

The Tonk

Ashes: Kevin Pietersen and Alastair Cook clashed at SCG Test

Kevin Pietersen

Andrew Wu Kevin Pietersen and Alastair Cook were involved in a ''heated'' discussion at the SCG on the eve of the fifth Test.

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Cricket

Mitchell Johnson wins 2014 Allan Border Medal

Allan Border medal 2014 winner Mitchell Johnson
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Photos Ben Rushton
January 20 2014

Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson's return to the elite ranks of the game in this country was formally acknowledged on Monday night when the born-again paceman added Australian cricket's highest individual honour to...

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Cricket

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

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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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Cricket

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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Cricket

Warner incensed after image linked him to IPL corruption

Warner

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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Final insult: Australia risk falling below Ireland in T20 rankings

David Warner is dismissed.

Andrew Wu Cricket: Australia will suffer more Twenty20 shame if they cannot avenge their record first-up loss to Pakistan on Saturday morning – they will fall behind Ireland in the world rankings.

Cricket

Ireland set to topple hapless Australians

David Warner

Andrew Wu Another loss and Australia will fall behind Ireland in the world Twenty20 world rankings.

Cummins paces Test return

Patrick Cummins.

Andrew Wu Youngster says he wants some Sheffield Shield games under his belt before Tests.

Cummins happy to put off Test comeback

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Andrew Wu AS teen pace sensation Pat Cummins returns to the scene of his dream Test debut this week, the youngster has said he wants to notch some Shield games under his belt before he makes his next...

Cricket

Henriques the star as Sydney Sixers defeat Chennai Super Kings

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Andrew Wu Sydney Sixers are shaping as one of the teams to beat in the Champions League after Moises Henriques produced a match-winning performance to slay Twenty20 giants Chennai Super Kings in their opening...