Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

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

Cricket: Australia aiming to inflict record losing streak on old enemy

Andrew Wu Australia are aiming to inflict a one-day international and Twenty20 series clean sweep of England, which would consign the visitors to their record longest international losing streak.

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Steve Rixon has 'little respect' for Cricket Australia after being axed

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Chris Barrett and Andrew Wu You get the impression Steve Rixon knows he will not be in the queue for a job at Cricket Australia any time soon.

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Schoolboy Jake Doran has been named by Cricket Australia to play England

Jake Doran.

Andrew Wu Sixteen-year-old schoolboy Jake Doran will get a shot at England later this month, after being picked in a Chairman's XI side to face the tourists in a two-day match in Alice Springs.

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Cricket Australia throws second-stringers against England

Graeme Swann.

Andrew Wu England is finding the red centre more hospitable than Cricket Australia, after being dealt another roadblock in its quest to retain the Ashes.

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Mickey Arthur confident of finding resolution with Cricket Australia

Mickey Arthur, sensationally sacked as Australia's cricket coach, leaves following conciliation talks over his dismissal in Sydney on July 24, 2013.  Arthur failed to reach a settlement with Cricket Australia over his abrupt dismissal, but said he was confident one would be reached. The South African is suing Cricket Australia for up to 3.7 million USD over his axing, claiming there was a deliberate campaign against him and he had no choice but to take legal action.       AFP PHOTO / Saeed KHAN

Andrew Wu Mickey Arthur remains confident he and Cricket Australia will find a resolution to the ousted coach's lawsuit on Wednesday.

T20 may win Cricket Australia a $100m deal

Cricket Australia

Andrew Wu, Sydney Cricket Australia's Twenty20 revolution could deliver $100 million in next TV rights deal.

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Greg Matthews says he can make Ashton Agar a Test star

Greg Matthews.

Andrew Wu Greg Matthews wants Ashton Agar to continue being his own man despite falling foul of officialdom.

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Concerns over stadium surface after Stephen O'Keefe injury

Stephen O'Keefe

Andrew Wu The Australian cricket players union has received complaints from its members over the surface at ANZ Stadium as it emerged Stephen O'Keefe is facing a possible shoulder reconstruction after an...

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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.

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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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$1 million bonus for Ashes heroes

Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu Australia's cricketers have earned a bonus of nearly $1 million after their annihilation of England in all forms of the game this summer – and there could be more cash to come if they can continue...

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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.

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Craig Simmons raises eyebrows with ruthless knock for Perth Scorchers

Craig Simmons

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.

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Ryan Harris facing long stint on sidelines

Ryan Harris of Australia celebrates as he takes the last wicket to win Australia on Day 5 of the third Test match between South Africa and Australia at Newlands in Capetown on March 5, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Luigi Bennett

Andrew Wu Ryan Harris is facing a lengthy stint on the sidelines after his heroics in South Africa and could miss Australia's next Test series in October.

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Injured Michael Clarke to miss Shield final

Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu Michael Clarke has been ruled out of this week's Sheffield Shield final due to a fractured shoulder.

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Coach Cathryn Fitzpatrick a fan of CA Southern Stars contract system

That winning feeling: Who said money didn't lead to happiness?

Andrew Wu Cricket Australia's decision to implement changes which made the Southern Stars the highest-paid female sporting team in the country has been hailed as a key factor in the team's third consecutive...

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Announcer booted after Monty Panesar racial gaffe

Monty Panesar gives it a tweak on Saturday.

Andrew Wu ABC employee given marching orders after introducing spinner in an Indian accent.

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Ashes 2013: Michael Clarke praises Shane Watson

Shane Watson, Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu The once turbulent relationship between Michael Clarke and Shane Watson continued to improve after the captain paid tribute to his former deputy's selflessness in the third Ashes Test in Perth.

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Fitness concerns surround Australia's Ryan Harris and Shane Watson

Ryan Harris attempts to run out Kevin Pietersen off his own bowling.

Andrew Wu Selectors face balancing act in finishing series on a high without harming prospects in South Africa.

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Fans in a blister as KP soaks up the rays

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Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu LYING poolside sans shirt, Kevin Pietersen is without a care in the world.