Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

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

Cricket

Mitchell Johnson already has Proteas rattled, says Pat Cummins

Andrew Wu Pat Cummins says Australia noticed the trepidation of South Africa's batsmen when facing Mitchell Johnson just over two years ago – even when the left-arm paceman was suffering an alarming crisis in...

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Paceman Pat Cummins says the South Africans fear Mitch Johnson

Pat Cummins

Andrew Wu Comments provide fresh insight into level of confidence in Australian fast bowling camp.

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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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Twenty20 Big Bash to get even bigger

The Tonk

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.

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Chris Rogers relishing chance to rest up before facing Proteas

Cricket. Chris Rogers.
Photo: Edwina Pickles. 31st Dec 2013.

Andrew Wu Chris Rogers is set to take a break after the fifth Test before he takes on the might of Dale Steyn and co in South Africa next month.

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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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Johnson promises Poms fireworks

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Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson has vowed to give Alastair Cook a thorough going-over in the first Test.

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Speedster Mitchell Johnson to target English bats Cook and Trott

Mitchell Johnson

Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson believes he is bowling faster than he ever has, and has vowed to give Jonathan Trott and Alastair Cook a thorough going over with the short ball in the first Test.

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Ashes 2013: Mitchell Johnson to go for Poms' throats

Mitchell Johnson

Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson says he is bowling faster than he ever has, and has vowed to give Jonathan Trott and Alastair Cook a good going over with the short ball in the first Test.

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Ashes 2013: Brett Lee backs Mitchell Johnson to rattle Poms

Andrew Wu Former Test speedster Brett Lee says Mitchell Johnson is back to the form that made him one of the most feared bowlers in international cricket and declared him ready to shake up England this summer.

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Mitchell Johnson has the pace to rattle England, says Brett Lee

Mitchell Johnson.

Andrew Wu Former Test speedster Brett Lee says Mitchell Johnson is back to the form that made him one of the most feared bowlers in cricket.

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Smith 'quietly confident' Proteas will still be No. 1 after Australian tour

Graeme Smith

Andrew Wu Johannesburg: The South Africans have vowed they will let their actions on the field do the talking for them as they aim to preserve their standing as the supreme team in Test cricket in the next...

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Danger duo out to halt Australia's resurgence

Vernon Philander and Dale Steyn

Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu IT WAS almost as if they scripted it. More than half the South African touring party had come through the arrivals section at Sydney International Airport in dribs and drabs, making their way past...

Quiney stakes claim to be in Test mix

African appeal: Imran Tahir asks the question at the SCG.

Andrew Wu Left-handed opener shows why he deserves to be in line for higher honours.

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Steyn shows he's up to speed for series opener

South Africa's Dale Steyn.

Andrew Wu South African Dale Steyn completed his preparations for the first Test by bowling what one teammate has described as the fastest spell he has seen from the speedster in 'six or seven years'.

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Six-pack of options, but who stays home?

Mitchell Johnson

Andrew Wu Andrew Wu examines the strengths and weaknesses of the six fast bowling candidates for the third Test in Perth.

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Twenty Twenty20 moments

Chris Gayle

Andrew Wu The shortest form of cricket played at an international level has come a long way in a short time.

The top twenty memories of the Twenty20

Shane Warne

Andrew Wu Born in England and raised in India, Twenty20 cricket has provided some memorable moments in its short history.

Pulling out all stops: Cowan learns his lesson

Head down: Ed Cowan ponders a poor shot.

Andrew Wu Opener admits bid to make statement led to his downfall in Hobart.