Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

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

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ICC must pay up to improve technology, says Marsh

Chris Barrett and Andrew Wu Australian Cricketers' Association chief Paul Marsh has called on the International Cricket Council to invest more money in improving the technology used in the decision review system and believes...

Heat's on ICC over future of technology

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Andrew Wu The International Cricket Council will decide whether the controversial Hot Spot technology remains in place for the return Ashes series in Australia.

The Ashes: Englishmen under fire in the sky

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Andrew Wu, Chris Barrett seems there will be little respite for England's cricketers from the rigours of an Ashes tour in Australia – even when they are 30,000 feet in the air.

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It's just not cricket: Richie Benaud may have to sit out rest of the series

Chris Barrett, Jesse Hogan, Andrew Wu Viewers eager for the return of Channel Nine commentary doyen Richie Benaud for the tail end of the Ashes series may have to brace themselves for disappointment.

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Twenty20 Big Bash to get even bigger

Andrew Wu Cricket Australia has set a goal of attracting an average TV audience of 500,000 viewers per game this season as the Big Bash crosses from Fox to Channel Ten.

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 tells cricket selectors to forget about age

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Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu FORMER national coach Bob Simpson wants Australia's selectors to continue picking the team on merit rather than age, despite the lack of youth in the Test side.

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Focus on skill than age: Bob Simpson

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Andrew Wu, Chris Barrett Former national coach wants selectors to pick the team based on merit rather than age.

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Ashes: Ryan Harris keen to keep body together for 2015 series

Andrew Wu Ryan Harris has set himself the ambitious goal of playing in another Ashes series.

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Ashes: Ryan Harris wants another crack at the Poms

Ryan Harris

Andrew Wu Ryan Harris has set himself the ambitious goal of playing in another Ashes series.

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South Africa's fiery top order to bring Australians back to earth

Graeme Smith

Andrew Wu The Australian attack hailed by its own dressing room as the best in the world is about to find South Africa's front-line batsmen a far tougher proposition than the waning English line-up they...

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A.B.de Villiers all set for series against Australia

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Andrew Wu South Africa's batting ace A. B. de Villiers remains troubled by a hand injury that could mean he enters next month's series against Australia without a game under his belt in the new year.

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South African star A.B. de Villiers racing to be fit for First Test against Australia

Andrew Wu South Africa's batting ace remains troubled by a hand injury heading into February's Test series.

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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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Ground announcer stood down for 'inappropriate' introduction of Monty Panesar

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Andrew Wu Monty Panesar was the victim of an alleged racial gaffe which led to Cricket Australia sacking the ground announcer midway during England's game with the Chairman's XI in Alice Springs.

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Greg Ritchie let loose with microphone again after racism scandal

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Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu, Chloe Saltau Fat Cat is back. A year after the luncheon speech scandal that caused a stir during Australia's first Test against South Africa in Brisbane, Greg Ritchie is back behind a microphone at an Ashes...

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Ashes 2013: Nine apologises to Michael Clarke for sledge blooper

Michael Clarke of Australia and James Anderson.

Chris Barrett and Andrew Wu Channel Nine has apologised to Michael Clarke after the Australian captain was charged and fined for a verbal tirade at England tailender James Anderson that was picked up by the broadcaster's stump...

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Channel Nine sorry over Michael Clarke sledge error

Michael Clarke of Australia and James Anderson of England exchange words.

Chris Barrett and Andrew Wu Channel Nine has apologised to Michael Clarke after the Australian captain was fined by the ICC for a verbal tirade at England tailender James Anderson that was picked up by the broadcaster's stump...

Final insult: Australia risk falling below Ireland in T20 rankings

David Warner is dismissed.

Andrew Wu Cricket: Australia will suffer more Twenty20 shame if they cannot avenge their record first-up loss to Pakistan on Saturday morning – they will fall behind Ireland in the world rankings.