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Chris Barrett is a Sports Writer with The Sydney Morning Herald.

Cricket

Unwanted hat-trick for Hughes

Chris Barrett Australia has recalled David Warner, Mitchell Starc and Nathan Lyon for the third Ashes Test at Old Trafford.

Cricket

Another Phil-good story

Phil Hughes

Chris Barrett and Chloe Saltau After a year in the international wilderness, Phil Hughes is set to be given the opportunity to forge a long-term Test career.

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Selectors punt on Hughes

Phillip Hughes

Chris Barrett, Chloe Saltau AFTER a year in the international wilderness, Phillip Hughes is set to be given the opportunity to forge a long-term Test career with a recall for Australia's series opener against Sri Lanka next...

Confident Warner targets a happy return to Hobart

Happy hunting ground: David Warner laps up his maiden Test century at Bellerive Oval last December.

Chris Barrett Top-order dominance is the opener's aim against Sri Lanka.

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A year later, Warner hopes to replicate masterclass

David Warner

Chris Barrett IT'S almost a year to the day since David Warner played the most character-revealing and necessary innings of his young career.

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'My confidence has gone up.' Lyon challenges coach's claim that his self-belief is shot

Nathan Lyon

Chris Barrett Dumped spinner Nathan Lyon has broken his silence on his controversial Test axing, challenging coach Mickey Arthur's contention that he is down on self-belief and in need of a technical shake-up.

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Lyon goes into bat for his bowling

Nathan Lyon.

Chris Barrett Dumped Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has broken his silence on his controversial Test axing.