Adam Cooper

Adam Cooper joined The Age in 2011 after a decade with AAP, the country's news service. Email or tweet Adam with your news tips.

Australia has a week to settle IPL issue

By Adam Cooper Cricket Australia has just over a week to resolve its dispute with the Indian board to ensure Australian stars can take part in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

India beats Aussies to top tri-series

By Adam Cooper India has kept their cool to leapfrog Australia to the top of the tri-series table by beating the world champions in Sunday's day-night game at the MCG.

Twenty20 loss has no relevance: Dhoni

By Adam Cooper Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is adamant Friday night's embarrassing loss to Australia will have no bearing on India's performance in the one-day tri-series.

Sachin starts Aussie swansong in style

By Adam Cooper Sachin Tendulkar treated Australia to one more special innings as he began his swansong with a century which rescued India in the fourth cricket Test.

Jaques aiming to avenge Test low point

By Adam Cooper Australian opener Phil Jaques is confident he can erase the disappointment of the low point of his fledgling Test cricket career.

Axing disrupts India's Test preparation

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.

India send Aussies crashing to earth

By Adam Cooper Australia have crashed back to earth at the hands of India after the tourists capped a superb performance at the WACA Ground with victory in the third Test.

Aussies need 413 to make history

By Adam Cooper Australia must turn in an historic performance to win the third cricket Test at the WACA Ground and avoid having India spoil another super streak.

India again threaten Australia's streak

By Adam Cooper India threatens to again break Australia's record winning streak after an inspired second-day performance stunned the home side.

Ponting calls for best behaviour in WA

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.

Clarke stood ground over "shock": coach

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.

Australia still pack punch, says Ponting

By Adam Cooper Ricky Ponting believes Australia still pack their punch against India post Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath.

Harbhajan 'may miss out' at MCG

By Adam Cooper India's Harbhajan Singh could be squeezed out of the first Test unless the MCG produces a big-spinning wicket, according to vice-captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.