John Inverarity

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Bell Durham: Blame John Inverarity for Englishman's trio of Ashes tons

England's Ian Bell

Chris Barrett John Inverarity has shouldered some of the blame for Australia's ills this year and the finger can be pointed at him for another major problem for the tourists in England - the prolific run scoring...

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John Inverarity tips Ashton Agar for middle-order spot

THE AGE. SPORT. BRISBANE. CRICKET.
Spin bowler Ashton Agar at Allan Border Field in Brisbane.
Picture by Paul Harris.
Tuesday 23 April 2013

Chloe Saltau The effort to turn Ashton Agar into a fully fledged all-rounder is well under way, with national selector John Inverarity believing the young spinner could eventually bat well inside the top six for...

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Ryan Harris, the bowling coach, urges patience for Pat Cummins

James Faulkner.

Chloe Saltau The national selectors have loaded up on potential Test all-rounders for a winter development series in the Top End, which will also serve as a coaching apprenticeship for recovering fast bowler Ryan...

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Alex Doolan misses CA contract as Johnson, Warner and Haddin the big winners

CENTURION, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 10: Alex Doolan looks on during an Australian nets session at Centurion Park on February 10, 2014 in Centurion, South Africa.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Chris Barrett Australian selectors have given an indication of their top-order intentions by including Shaun Marsh and Phillip Hughes in a compressed 18-man central contract list but excluding incumbent No.

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Aaron Finch defends Australia's spin snub at World T20

Aaron Finch.

Questionable team selections hangs over Australia's failed World Twenty20 campaign as much as poor shot selection and shoddy fielding.

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Shane Watson must bowl to win back Test place: Michael Clarke

Shane Watson.

Jesse Hogan The ability of Shane Watson to bowl in Tests has always been a preference for national selectors when picking him. Now, it is a prerequisite.

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Marsh called up as Watson ruled out of first Test

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Jesse Hogan Shaun Marsh in the picture again as Shane Watson ruled out of first Test.

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Shaun Marsh firms for Test berth

Shaun Marsh.

Jesse Hogan Shaun Marsh looks set to snare Australia's final batting vacancy for the first Test against South Africa.

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Cricket

Exotic Australian squad named for T20 World Cup

Brad Hodge

Chloe Saltau Australia's squad for Twenty20 World Cup has veterans, a raw youngster and an injured Test squad member.

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Shaun Marsh proves his grit, and worth, on day one of first Test against South Africa

Shaun Marsh celebrates his century.

Jesse Hogan That Shaun Marsh is back in Australia's Test team is an outcome he feared would never happen again.

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Marsh looks ready to grab his opportunity

Brendan McArdle

Brendan McArdle It has taken 13 years, but the penny may finally have dropped for this talented son of a gun.

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Shane Watson bowls in nets searching for Test recall

Shane Watson.

Alex Doolan or Shaun Marsh appear the most likely to be squeezed out.

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Michael Clarke to be rested for fourth ODI

Michael Clarke.

Skipper will be rested from the Australian side for Friday's fourth ODI against England in Perth, with George Bailey to captain the side.

Cricket

Rookie spinner James Muirhead called up for T20 against England

Jesse Hogan Twenty-year-old has been unable to break into Victoria's team this season.

Cricket

Australian selectors still testing line-up options for South Africa

 Alex Doolan.

Andrew Wu Alex Doolan, Shaun Marsh and James Faulkner locked in three-way battle for Test berth.

Cricket

James Muirhead the bolter for Australia's Twenty20 squad

Ben Cutting

Melbourne Stars spinner James Muirhead is the selection bolter for Australia's three-game Twenty20 series against England.

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Why George Bailey had to go

Jesse Hogan

Jesse Hogan The selection of George Bailey for the Ashes was a worthwhile experiment. But selectors have picked the right time to abandon it.

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Shaun Marsh recalled, George Bailey dropped for Australian cricket tour of South Africa

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Andrew Wu Australia have recalled Shaun Marsh for the three-Test tour of South Africa with George Bailey losing his place in the squad after a modest debut series in the Ashes.

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Heat can still win Big Bash League: Ben Cutting

Phil Lutton Be afraid, says Ben Cutting. Perhaps not very afraid but highly concerned, at least, if the Brisbane Heat can force their way into the finals of the Big Bash League.

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Alex Doolan, Shaun Marsh and James Faulkner in battle for George Bailey's South Africa tour spot

Shaun Marsh

Andrew Wu Alex Doolan, Shaun Marsh and James Faulkner are locked in a three-way battle for the Test berth vacated by George Bailey as selectors contemplate a reshuffle of the batting line-up for the series...

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