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Adam Cooper Cricket Australia has urged India to assume greater leadership in the sport instead of using their financial clout to pursue self-interests.
Adam Cooper Australia's cricketers are likely to use their stints in the Indian Premier League to mend the fractured relationship between them and the sport's powerhouse.
By Adam Cooper Australian captain Ricky Ponting has thrown his full support behind Andrew Symonds in the wake of Harbhajan Singh's reduced penalty.
By Daniel Brettig and Adam Cooper The limited overs portion of India's cricket tour of Australia remains a bargaining chip in the visitors' appeal against the ban handed to Harbhajan Singh.
By Adam Cooper Australia will press for what would be a remarkable victory over India in the final cricket Test at the Adelaide Oval.
By Adam Cooper India has accused Australia of being "scared" of losing by not chasing more runs and questioned their thinking as the third cricket Test became arm wrestle.
By Adam Cooper India's Harbhajan Singh has avoided a repeat of a Sydney Test clash with Andrew Symonds during the second cricket Test at Adelaide Oval.
By Adam Cooper Spinners Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh will have to bowl even better than they batted as India seek a series-squaring win over Australia in the fourth Test.
By Adam Cooper Australian opener Phil Jaques is confident he can erase the disappointment of the low point of his fledgling Test cricket career.
By Adam Cooper And Daniel Brettig India is fending off angry reactions from home which have put a major distraction into the tourists' camp ahead of the final cricket Test against Australia.
By Adam Cooper Speedsters Brett Lee and Shaun Tait will bowl short bursts at full throttle as Australia backed an all-pace attack to create cricket history in the third Test.
By Adam Cooper India's Anil Kumble denies his preference to scrap a pact with Australia on contentious catches will put more pressure on umpires.
By Adam Cooper Incoming India coach Gary Kirsten will advise the tourists that good batting conditions await them if they embrace the bouncy WACA Ground wicket.
By Adam Cooper Australian captain Ricky Ponting has told his players to be on their best behaviour in the third Test against India to mend the rift between the two nations.
By Adam Cooper Harbhajan Singh's likely eligibility for the third cricket Test against Australia could leave India with a major selection dilemma.
By Adam Cooper Michael Clarke lingered at the crease during the Sydney Test because of "shock" and "confusion" at getting out, according to Australian coach Tim Nielsen.
By Adam Cooper World cricket boss Malcolm Speed insists Steve Bucknor will umpire again in a Test match despite concerns over his decision-making.
By Tom Wald and Adam Cooper The Indian cricket board flexed its muscle by suspending the tour of Australia pending the outcome of Harbhajan Singh's appeal.
By Adam Cooper Only a remarkable Indian batting turnaround and the rewriting of history can prevent Australia winning the first cricket Test at the MCG.
By Adam Cooper Australia have India at their mercy in the first cricket Test at the MCG after their pacemen gave nothing but got plenty in return.