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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Hussey the Windies target

Australia's Mike Hussey, left, speaks to his coach Mickey Arthur.

Andrew Wu, Roseau, Dominica Michael Clarke might have started the series as the world's top-ranked Test batsman but it's Michael Hussey who the West Indies are sick of seeing at the crease.

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Live: 3rd Test - Australia v West Indies

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

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Australia's batsmen struggle against spin

Matthew Wade and Darren Sammy.

Andrew Wu, Roseau, Dominica Ricky Ponting claimed another major milestone but Australia face a major battle to preserve their series lead after their batsmen were bamboozled by Shane Shillingford in the third Test against the...

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Patient Warner turns over new leaf

Australian batsman David Warner (C) plays a shot in front of West Indies players Carlton Baugh (L) and Darren Bravo during the first day of the third test match between the West Indies and Australia in Roseau, Dominica, April 23, 2012. Australia is leading the the three-test series 1-0.  AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand

Andrew Wu David Warner has seldom batted for so long for so few runs, but he evolving his game.

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Live: 3rd Test - Australia v West Indies

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Andrew Wu Join Andrew Wu for live coverage of the second day of the third Test between Australia and West Indies in Dominica.

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Standout stars leave Windies on the brink

Matthew Wade celebrates during the Third Test.

Andrew Wu, Roseau, Dominica Outstanding performances by two of the country's most promising young stars left the West Indies teetering on the brink in the third Test and Australia poised to claim another series victory in the...

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Cowan and Ponting put Aussies in control but blow chance to shut out the Windies

Australian batsman Ed Cowan plays a shot.

Andrew Wu, Roseau, Dominica ED COWAN and Ricky Ponting both hit much-needed half-centuries but Australia blew a chance to slam the door shut on the West Indies in the third Test on Wednesday.

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Live: 3rd Test - Australia v West Indies

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

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Clarke spins Australia to series victory

Andrew Wu, Roseau, Dominica The West Indies showed cheek but Australia emerged with the last laugh after Michael Clarke claimed a rare five-wicket haul to spin his team to a 75-run win in the third Test on Friday.

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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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