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Steve Waugh surprised Michael Clarke's sledge at James Anderson went to air

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Daniel Lane Steve Waugh says the public should be more surprised Michael Clarke's sledge at James Anderson to "get ready for a broken f---ing arm" went to air rather than the fact he said it.

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Let women play in Big Bash League, says Steve Waugh

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Daniel Lane Former Test skipper Steve Waugh said it was time to consider adding one female player to each Big Bash League T20 team's roster based on the success – and ability - of Australia's elite...

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Shane Watson and Michael Clarke just like me and Steve Waugh, says Shane Warne

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Chloe Saltau Shane Warne has drawn parallels between his own strained relationship with former captain Steve Waugh and the rift between Michael Clarke and Shane Watson, which he believes is overblown in Mickey...

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Shane Warne lays into Steve Waugh over baggy green

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Chris Barrett Shane Warne has taken aim at what he says was Steve Waugh's 'ridiculous' devotion to Australian cricket's baggy green cap.

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Steve Waugh's tribute to Brett Lee: I know my son looked up to him

Daniel Lane The former Australian captain Steve Waugh pays tribute to fast bowler Brett Lee, who retired from international cricket today.

Katich wins Steve Waugh Medal

NSW skipper Simon Katich has won the Steve Waugh Medal as the Blues' player of the year.

Jimmy Anderson should keep sledging India

Jimmy Anderson.

Michael Vaughan The game is weighted in favour of the batsmen, so you cannot blame bowlers and fielders for using any little extra edge to help them take wickets.

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Run drought weighs heavily on skipper as England looks cooked

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Tim Lane That this time last year England was two-nil up, on the way to a third straight Ashes series win, now feels like a trick of the memory.

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Jos Buttler 'Mankading' fine by MCC

England wicketkeeper's Matt Prior and Jos Buttler.

Some of cricket's greatest names insisted England's Jos Buttler had only himself to blame for his 'Mankad' dismissal against Sri Lanka.

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A tribute to Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Shivnarine Chanderpaul works harder for longer.

Will Brodie The quiet, slightly-built, evergreen West Indies batsman is an inspiration.

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Ashes, South Africa ... now for the world

David Warner smashes a four.

Dean Jones It won't be easy but Australia can win its first world Twenty20 crown.

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Canberra cricketer Ryan Carters named NSW's Sheffield Shield player of the year

Ryan Carters scored 861 runs at 53.81 in his debut Sheffield Shield season for the Blues.

Lee Gaskin Canberra product Ryan Carters was a clear winner of the NSW Sheffield Shield player of the year award.

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Clarke uses his feet against both ball and throat

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Malcolm Knox The single-mindedness of Clarke's pursuit of the Ashes was evident in his Adelaide century.

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Ashes 2013: For both captains this may be a good toss to lose

Malcolm Knox Tosses are overrated, Steve Waugh used to say. Which team bats first doesn't have as much influence on a five-day Test match as many think.

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Michael Clarke: How Australia fell back in love with Pup

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Andrew Webster There were times when his teammates couldn't stand him and fans hated him, but the skipper has changed, writes Andrew Webster.

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Perth furnace not as hot as some

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The Tonk In the vernacular of the Big Bash League they call the WACA Ground, where the Perth Scorchers play, ''the furnace''. And they're not wrong.

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Joining the ranks of Ashes greatness

Michael Clarke and Peter Siddle of Australia celebrate

John Coomber They are a special breed, the men who have won back the Ashes for Australia.

Long road back to top littered with bumps

Nic Maddinson

Andrew Wu Australian cricket has had its share of false dawns in recent years. Remember the series win in South Africa in 2009 that was supposed to usher in another golden era of Australian domination? Or the...

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Australia's Ashes team has tough road ahead to become world's best

Phillip Hughes of Australia bats during day two of the Third Test

Andrew Wu Australia could make a credible claim to being the world's best team.

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Bob Simpson to join ICC Hall of Fame

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Bob Simpson is to become the 20th Australian inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame of the eve of the fifth Ashes Test in his hometown Sydney.