Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

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

Big, brash: How your team will fare this season

Big Bash league.

Jesse Hogan and Andrew Wu Your guide to the upcoming Big Bash series, Australia's premier T20 tournament.

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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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Ponting periscope bemuses teammates and rivals

Ricky Ponting plays in the third Test against the West Indies.

Andrew Wu, Roseau, Dominica Ricky Ponting has been under the microscope for much of the past 18 months but it's a "periscope" which denied him a chance to escape further scrutiny.

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Scores only a part of story: Cowan

Ricky Ponting.

Andrew Wu, Roseau, Dominica Ed Cowan and Ricky Ponting are under the most pressure to retain their positions in the top six Australian batsmen.

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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 fourth day of the third Test between Australia and West Indies in Dominica.

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Clarke spins Australia to series victory

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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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Clarke again out cheaply as Australia crushes President's XI

Michael Clarke.

Andrew Wu Michael Clarke missed out on more match practice but his cheap dismissal did not prevent Australia from completing a resounding victory over the West Indies Cricket Board President's XI on Wednesday.

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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.

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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.

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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...

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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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Aussies hold on to beat Windies in first-Test thriller

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Andrew Wu They dropped catches, suffered a late attack of the jitters and were even briefly stalled by the elements but Australia beat the setting sun and a gallant West Indies to post a thrilling three-wicket...

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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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Ponting's Caribbean struggle continues as top order fails again

Ricky Ponting.

Andrew Wu Ricky Ponting's lean tour of the Caribbean continued as Australia again find themselves in a struggle against the West Indies after a grim battle on the first day of the second Test.

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Live: 2nd Test - Australia v West Indies

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

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Hussey dig gives Australia edge on testing pitch

MIchael Hussey.

By Andrew Wu, Port of Spain Michael Hussey leads his team out of jail as the visitors wiggle free of West Indies' hold to take control of the second Test.

Roach raring to have another go at Ricky

Andrew Wu Kemar Roach rocked Ricky Ponting's world in 2009 and now he's back for one more bruising bout that will go a long way to determining when the curtain falls on the ageing warrior.