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South Africa chase down record total to overcome Australia

Ben Horne South Africa have pulled off the second-biggest run-chase in their one-day international history to sink Australia in their tri-series clash in Harare.

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Cathryn Fitzpatrick relishing role at helm of Australia's Southern Stars

Setting the platform: Southern Stars coach Cathryn Fitzpatrick, right, says the players are well looked after but they are expected to perform.

JESSE HOGAN 8:00pm Once the world's fastest female bowler, Cathryn Fitzpatrick is now delivering for Australia from the other side of the fence, as coach of the Southern Stars.

Australia could lose No.1 ODI ranking

Australia captain George Bailey (right) concedes defeat to South Africa captain A B de Villiers during their match in the one-day international tri-series.

10:58am The No.1 ranking in ODI cricket goes on the line next week in Harare, with Australia desperate to avoid being dethroned by South Africa in another format.

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Big Bash League final may become permanent fixture in Canberra

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LEE GASKIN The door remains open for the Big Bash League final to become a permanent fixture in Canberra.

Aaron Finch building first-class case for Test cricket

Aaron Finch

Batting alongside Aaron Finch at Lord's was enough to convince Sachin Tendulkar that the stocky Australian opener was on the cusp of Test cricket.

Zimbabwe cricketer sacked over Mitchell Johnson video

Zimbabwe's cricket team.

Sending around a video of Mitchell Johnson's bouncers, and implying Zimbabwe's batsmen might be in for a tough time against the quickest man in world cricket, has been deemed worthy of a fine and sacking.

Suresh Raina ton sets up huge India win over England

India's Suresh Raina.

Suresh Raina's dynamic century laid the platform for world champions India's crushing 133-run win over England in the second one-day international at Cardiff on Wednesday.

Proteas stay away from baiting Australia

Australia captain George Bailey concedes defeat to captain A B deVilliers.

South Africa turned the tables on Australia in Harare with the second-biggest ODI run-chase in their history, but refused to call it revenge for their bitter Test loss earlier this year.

Nathan Lyon absence proves costly for Australia

Australia's Nathan Lyon.

South African captain AB de Villiers admits he was shocked Australia left spinner Nathan Lyon out of their attack for the tri-series one-dayer in Harare.

Aaron Finch bags ton in Australian innings against South Africa

Aaron Finch celebrates his century.

Aaron Finch has recorded his fourth one-day international century to lift Australia to a strong position in their tri-series opening clash with South Africa in Harare.

Zimbabwe's Tinashe Panyangara sacked for sharing Mitchell Johnson video with teammates

Strike bowler: Mitchell Johnson.

Ben Horne Mitchell Johnson's path of inadvertent destruction has continued in Harare with a Zimbabwean cricketer sacked - apparently for posting a video of the Australian bowling fast.

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Bowlers called but chuckers beating the system: Hussey

Rules are there: Michael Hussey.

CHLOE SALTAU Mike Hussey believes bowlers with dubious actions have been able to beat the system too easily, and fears traditional spinners will have little impact at next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Joe Root's reply to Graeme Swann: We're backing Alastair Cook

DEREK PRINGLE Recent team-mates they might have been but Joe Root has batted away criticisms made by Graeme Swann that England do not have a "cat in hell's chance" of winning the World Cup next year.

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Australia can cope without Michael Clarke: George Bailey

George Bailey leads his team off the pitch after victory against Zimbabwe.

In the worst-case scenario that Michael Clarke broke down on the eve of next year's World Cup, Australia's hopes wouldn't be shot according to his deputy George Bailey.

Sri Lanka level ODI cricket series with Pakistan

Thisara Perera had success with both bat and ball.

Thisara Perera smashed 65 off 36 balls and then grabbed three wickets as Sri Lanka thumped Pakistan by 77 runs in the second one-dayer on Tuesday to level the three-match series 1-1.

Australian sledging personal: AB De Villiers

AB de Villiers draws the line on sledging.

South African captain AB de Villiers says Australia's sledging cricketers can't expect the Proteas to want to be mates with them off the field.

Richie Benaud may call the cricket from his lounge room

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ANDREW WEBSTER Channel Nine boss David Gyngell has asked the ailing but resilient voice of cricket to call Australia's series against India from his Coogee home.

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Meg Lanning, Nicole Bolton shine in one-day win over Pakistan

Nicole Bolton turned in a player-of-the-match performance for Australia.

The Australian women’s cricket team has continued its dominance of Pakistan with an eight-wicket win at Brisbane’s Peter Burge Oval to go 3-0 up in their four-match one-day international series.

Why Australian cricket is excited about Mitchell Marsh

Mitchell Marsh's  biggest challenge will be to stay fit.

CHLOE SALTAU Mitchell Marsh might be excited about playing a role for the team against South Africa on Wednesday, but the most exciting thing about him is that he is capable of playing two roles. 

Mitchell Marsh stars at no.3 for Australia

Mitchell Marsh

Ben Horne Shane Watson's place in the World Cup picture has become a little less stable, after Mitchell Marsh announced himself as Australia's new no.3 with a man-of-the-match display in the thrashing of Zimbabwe.

Andrew Flintoff wants to play in Big Bash League

Andrew Flintoff says he has received contract offers from Australia.

Andrew Flintoff is considering playing in the Big Bash League this Australian summer after starring in the climax of its English Twenty20 equivalent.

Mitchell Johnson six smashes commentary box window in Zimbabwe

Johnson breaks window

Mitchell Johnson has enhanced his reputation as the most destructive player in world cricket - by smashing the window of the commentary box with a six.

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Australia break record in Harare innings

Brad Haddin keeps his eye on the ball.

Australia have showcased their awesome batting potential ahead of next year's World Cup, with allrounders Glenn Maxwell and Mitchell Marsh cutting loose in a one-day thrashing of Zimbabwe in Harare.

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Phil Hughes snubbed as Michael Clarke replacement

Phil Hughes in Townsville.

Ben Horne Phil Hughes has been overlooked as Michael Clarke's replacement for today tri-series opening one-dayer against Zimbabwe, leaving Australia's batting line-up heavy on big-hitting allrounders.

Michael Clarke may have to fly ahead due to injuries

Michael Clarke is coming to terms with his physical condition.

Ben Horne Australian captain Michael Clarke has revealed he may need to travel in advance of teammates for future overseas tours such as next year’s Ashes, to avoid breaking down.

Australia in Zimbabwe for sport, not politics: Darren Lehmann

Australia coach Darren Lehmann.

Australian coach, along with skipper Michael Clarke, returns to the troubled African nation having been part of the last Australian side to visit back in 2004.

Pssst: The day 'Pup' bottled it

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LINDA PEARCE Back in 2003, Michael Clarke was a young, uncapped batsman on his first tour of the West Indies.

Bangladesh collapse to 177-run defeat by West Indies

Kieron Pollard, Ravi Rampaul and Kemar Roach celebrate the wicket of Imrul Kayes.

Sunil Narine and Kemar Roach took three wickets each as Bangladesh were bowled out for 70 to give West Indies victory in the second one-day international by 177 runs on Friday.

West Indian Dwayne Smith signs with Sydney Sixers

Dwayne Smith has signed with the Sixers.

West Indian T20 star Dwayne Smith has signed a two-year deal with the Sydney Sixers in the Big Bash League.

Hamstring injury to sideline Australian captain Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke

Ben Horne Australian captain Michael Clarke is in doubt for the one-day tri-series against Zimbabwe and South Africa in Harare after injuring his hamstring at training.

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Darren Lehmann shares winning wisdom with Sydney Swans

Hard master: Darren Lehmann.

ANDREW WU Darren Lehmann has reinforced to Sydney players the importance of maintaining their high standards as the club pushes for its second premiership in three seasons.

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