Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

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

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Starc keeps Test hope alive as Copeland breaks down on steps

Andrew Wu Mitchell Starc was outdone by his fellow NSW quicks but, unlike injured Trent Copeland, he has another chance to earn a recall for the second Test in Adelaide.

More gremlins in visitors' game than WACA strip

Australia's fast bowler Mitchell Starc.

Andrew Wu ALL THE rotations in the world by John Inverarity may not be enough to breathe life into this one-day series if the West Indies' lame surrender in Perth on Friday is a guide of their fortunes for the...

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Collapso kings routed for 70

Jason Holder

Andrew Wu All the rotations in the world by John Inverarity may not be enough to breathe life into this one-day series if the West Indies' meek surrender in Perth on Friday is a guide to their fortunes for the...

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Collapso kings routed for 70

Australia's fast bowler Mitchell Starc.

Andrew Wu Australian paceman Mitchell Starc claimed 5-20 to help skittle the West Indies for 70. It took Australia less than 10 overs to reel in the modest target.

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Bailey and Starc shake, rattle and roll

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Andrew Wu GLENN MAXWELL followed a golden duck with a golden cheque but it was a man who could be ''flipping burgers'' and another who turned his back on the lucrative Indian Premier League that came to their...

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Maxwell: Duck that laid the golden egg

Glenn Maxwell

Andrew Wu Glenn Maxwell became Australian cricket's latest million-dollar man on Sunday.

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Windies primed, says coach

Andrew Wu There's increasing optimism in the Caribbean that the West Indies can halt their Test slide.

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Aussies prepare for Windies pace barrage

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Andrew Wu Australia's batsmen are bracing for a baptism of fire from an emerging West Indies pace attack when the first Test starts in Bridgetown on Saturday.

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Live: 1st Test - Australia v West Indies

Australian debutant Test cricketer Matthew Wade adjusts his Test cap given to him by veteran teammate Ricky Ponting before the start of the first day of the first-of-three Test matches between Australia and West Indies at the Kensington Oval stadium in Bridgetown on April 7, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad

Andrew Wu Join Andrew Wu for coverage of the first Test between Australia and the West Indies in Bridgetown, Barbados.

Windies to turn to spin to exploit Australia's inexperience

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Andrew Wu in Bridgetown The West Indies will prey on Australia's lack of experience in Caribbean conditions on Monday by unleashing emerging spinner Devendra Bishoo on a pitch sporting numerous foot marks in Bridgetown.

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Live: 1st Test - Australia v West Indies

Matthew Wade.

Andrew Wu Join Andrew Wu for live coverage of day two of the first Test between Australia and West Indies in Bridgetown.

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Lyon faces the toughest test of his career in Caribbean: Watson

Andrew Wu Nathan Lyon has had to learn fast in his fledgling Test career and he will need to show that quality if he is to overcome his biggest challenge yet in the Caribbean.

Chanderpaul defies Aussies to mark 25th Test ton

Shivnarine Chanderpaul is unlikely to feature in the West Indies squad.

Andrew Wu, Bridgetown Shivnarine Chanderpaul set the example, and Australia's weary batsmen must follow his lead if the visitors are to avoid defeat in the first Test after another trying day in the field on Sunday in...

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Live: 1st Test - Australia v West Indies

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Andrew Wu Join Andrew Wu for live coverage of day three of the first Test between Australia and West Indies in Bridgetown.

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Clarke leads recovery as Aussies battle to stay in first Test

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Andrew Wu in Bridgetown Michael Clarke launched the rescue mission and it will be up to Michael Hussey to complete it after Australia's top order dug the visitors a deep hole in the first Test against the West Indies on...

Senior trio masks top-order woes

Andrew Wu The modest start made by Australia's new-look top order in the Caribbean is the latest evidence yet the team's senior trio remain the country's most bankable batsmen in the Test arena.

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Live: 1st Test - Australia v West Indies

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Andrew Wu Join Andrew Wu for live coverage of the final day of the first Test between Australia and West Indies in Bridgetown.

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Live: 1st Test - Australia v West Indies

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Andrew Wu Join Andrew Wu for live coverage of day four of the first Test between Australia and West Indies in Bridgetown.

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Windies weigh tweaker trio for second Test

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Andrew Wu, Port of Spain Australia is set to receive another examination against spin as the West Indies contemplate picking three tweakers for the second Test starting on Sunday.

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Mystery pitch keeps Beer in the mix

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Andrew Wu, Port of Spain The Queen's Park Oval wicket is stained with diesel, carries a ridge at one end and earlier in the week had marks snaking across the other.