Andrew Wu

Andrew Wu

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

Cricket

Ricky Ponting says there is no bad blood with Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu Ricky Ponting believes he has mended bridges with Michael Clarke but says he is "offended" by accusations from Mark Taylor that he did not respect the sanctity of the Australian dressing room.

Ricky Ponting dropped from Australian one-day squad

Ricky Ponting

Andrew Wu Ricky Ponting’s one-day-international career appears over after being dumped from Australia’s squad for their next two matches in the tri-series.

Cricket

Ashes heroics bring Johnson Border medal

Mitchell Johnson with compere Mark Nicholas at the Allan Border Medal ceremony on Monday.

Andrew Wu Paceman's return to the elite ranks of the game formally acknowledged.

Cricket

Mitchell Johnson wins 2014 Allan Border Medal

Allan Border medal 2014 winner Mitchell Johnson
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Photos Ben Rushton
January 20 2014

Andrew Wu Mitchell Johnson's return to the elite ranks of the game in this country was formally acknowledged on Monday night when the born-again paceman added Australian cricket's highest individual honour to...

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Alex Doolan ready to face might of the Proteas

Alex Doolan

Andrew Wu GOOD judges in Tasmania knew Alex Doolan had the talent, but it was not until he moved to Hobart to become a groundsman that the career of the man set to be Australia's 437th Test cricketer kicked on.

Cricket

Sydney Sixers want dispensation for absences

Moises Henriques

Andrew Wu The Sydney Sixers are at loggerheads with Cricket Australia over a bid to allow a last-minute addition to their squad as they battle a player drain that has left them with a threadbare roster heading...

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Cricket

Australia's all-conquering cricketers are cashing in on their success

$6-million man: Shane Watson.

Andrew Wu Australia's cricketers earn bonus of nearly $1 million after annihilation of England.

Cricket

$1 million bonus for Ashes heroes

Michael Clarke

Andrew Wu Australia's cricketers have earned a bonus of nearly $1 million after their annihilation of England in all forms of the game this summer – and there could be more cash to come if they can continue...

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Cricket

Bleary Pietersen serves up lesson

Kevin Pietersen during a nets session at Floreat Oval on Tuesday.

Andrew Wu Several Perth grade bowlers enjoy success against England run machine.

Cricket

Ponting hits back at Taylor

Mark Taylor's remarks have angered Ricky Ponting.

Andrew Wu Ricky Ponting believes he has mended bridges with Michael Clarke.

Cricket

Angry Ricky fires back at Taylor after settling his differences with Clarke

Ricky Ponting

Andrew Wu Ricky Ponting believes he has mended bridges with Michael Clarke but there might be some work to do to patch up his relationship with his first national skipper, Mark Taylor.

Cricket

Ponting tips England's days of dominance nearing end

Ricky Ponting.

Andrew Wu Ricky Ponting says Australia can belie their status as Ashes outsiders by regaining the urn this summer and is not discounting the prospect of the hosts inflicting a remarkable whitewash against an...

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Cricket

Jetlagged Kevin Pietersen struggles to make grade in Perth

Kevin Pietersen

Andrew Wu If Peter Siddle, Ryan Harris and company want to shut down Kevin Pietersen this summer, then they had better get him into the middle as early as possible judging by the success several Perth grade...

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Greg Ritchie let loose with microphone again after racism scandal

The Tonk

Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu, Chloe Saltau Fat Cat is back. A year after the luncheon speech scandal that caused a stir during Australia's first Test against South Africa in Brisbane, Greg Ritchie is back behind a microphone at an Ashes...

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Cricket

The rise of George Bailey

George Bailey

Andrew Wu There have been plenty of reasons for Bailey to flash his pearly whites in the past year.

Steely resolve beneath George Bailey's constant smile

George Bailey

Andrew Wu What the man in form brings off the field is just as important as his runs.

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Cricket

Michael Clarke to miss last round of Shield games but batting line-up in form

Clarke on Ashes loss (Thumbnail)

Andrew Wu Michael Clarke will miss the final round of Shield games before the first Test but knows most of his batting line-up are fit and in form in the countdown to the Ashes.

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Cricket

Australian batting form gives Ashes campaign a lift

Australia's Chris Rogers

Andrew Wu Michael Clarke knows the bulk of his batting line-up is fit and in form in the countdown to the Ashes.

THE TONK

Mitchell Johnson turns to war hero for help toughening up

The Tonk

Andrew Wu, Chris Barrett, Chloe Saltau Australian war hero Ben Roberts-Smith has emerged as a key man behind Mitchell Johnson’s rise from the international wilderness.

Cricket

George Bailey hopes to echo debut of one-test wonder Moss

George Bailey

Andrew Wu It will be a dream start to the Ashes for Australia if George Bailey fares as well on Test debut as Jeff Moss, though the Tasmanian will be hoping that's where the similarities end.