Injuries

Jackson Bird says injuries to fast bowlers are not down to 'easier' road

Daniel Lane Test paceman Jackson Bird has challenged the notion that today's breed of fast bowler is ''softer'' than previous generations as he, James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins battle to return...

Pattinson to put injuries behind him, physio says

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Andrew Wu Injured paceman James Pattinson is on the verge of overcoming the growing pains that have disrupted his promising international career, Australia's team physiotherapist Alex Kountouris says.

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Australia tight-lipped on injuries during Ashes

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Chris Barrett Australia's desperation to gain any competitive advantage for the Ashes has it turning to secrecy.

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Ashes squad to keep mum on injuries

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Chris Barrett Australia won't divulge the nature of any injuries suffered during a match unless the player is ruled out of a Test.

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Review to stem tide of injuries

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Chris Barrett AUSTRALIA'S high performance chief Pat Howard conceded the spate of fast-bowling injuries was ''not good enough'', saying a wide-ranging review of the management of pacemen was under way to stem the...

Perera in mix as injuries hit Lankans

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Chris Barrett Sri Lanka is likely to turn to one of its Big Bash contingent for the final match of the Test series.

Stars to take injuries into bat

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Chloe Saltau Several Southern Stars will carry niggling injuries into women's World Cup.

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Injuries strip Aussie bowling stocks to the bone

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Andrew Wu Australia have been stripped to the bare essentials with their fast-bowling stocks for the third Test after Peter Siddle and James Pattinson were sent home from the Caribbean due to back injuries on...

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From bad to worse: injuries to Lee and Watson add salt to Australia's wounds

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Chris Barrett Australia have endured a disastrous day in the north-east of England, completing a 3-0 one-day series defeat and losing Shane Watson and Brett Lee to calf injuries.

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Australia ravaged by injuries as five ruled out of first Test

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Chris Barrett Australia's preparations for the first Test against New Zealand are in turmoil with five players - Ryan Harris, Mitchell Johnson, Pat Cummins, Shaun Marsh and Shane Watson - all ruled out today.

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Pattinson injuries no worry for Arthur

James Pattinson is set to miss the start of the Caribbean tour due to injury but there's no way coach Mickey Arthur is going to ask the young Australian quick to ease up.

Bulls set to buck injuries

By Wayne Heming Queensland's inglorious position on the Pura Cup table has tempted selectors to rush players back from injury for this weekend's clash with South Australia.

Injuries, Proteas cripple Black Caps

A horror day for New Zealand in the first cricket Test against South Africa ended with fast bowler Shane Bond heading home injured.

Injuries sideline Symonds, Lee, Watson

Adam Cooper Australian trio Andrew Symonds, Brett Lee and Shane Watson are all in doubt to make next year's tour of South Africa due to injury.

India, England hit by injuries

Pace bowlers Ishant Sharma of India and Ryan Sidebottom of England will miss Friday's opening match of the seven-game one-day series in Rajkot due to injuries.

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Chris Gayle attacks Kevin Pietersen sacking as 'disrespectful'

Kevin Pietersen and Chris Gayle.

Derek Pringle West Indies star urges the England and Wales Cricket Board to reinstate the former England star.

Test stars to boost NSW Blues' Sheffield Shield hopes

Lee Gaskin Fresh from their resounding triumph in South Africa, Test stars Steve Smith and Nathan Lyon could be parachuted into the NSW Sheffield Shield team for this week's trip to Canberra.

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I'm not done yet, says injured bowler Ryan Harris

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Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris is hoping knee surgery will prolong his Test career through the 2015 Ashes.

Ryan Harris aiming for return against Pakistan

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John Salvado Lion-hearted paceman Ryan Harris has no intention of limiting his future Test schedule despite facing six months on the sidelines following major knee surgery.

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T20 Match referee overruled umpires: South African coach

Hashim Amla was caught and bowled by Clint McKay.

Both sides deemed it a worthwhile exercise, but the rain-hit Twenty20 clash between Australia and South Africa in Durban almost didn't go ahead.