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.

The Ashes: Englishmen under fire in the sky

The Tonk

Andrew Wu, Chris Barrett seems there will be little respite for England's cricketers from the rigours of an Ashes tour in Australia – even when they are 30,000 feet in the air.

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

Clarke was always going to make the grade

The Tonk

Chris Barrett, Jesse Hogan, Andrew Wu Michael Clarke may be scoring centuries just for fun these days, but it wasn't always this easy.

Cricket

England peaked against South Africa, says Ken Schofield

Ken Schofield.

Andrew Wu An architect of resurgence of English cricket believes team does not need wholesale changes.

Cricket

Ashes 2013: England have been on slide for 18 months, says Ken Schofield

Ken Schofield

Andrew Wu One of the architects of the resurgence of English cricket, which came to a screeching halt this summer, believes Andy Flower's team peaked 18 months before they surrendered the urn to Australia.

Long road back to top littered with bumps

Nic Maddinson

Andrew Wu Australian cricket has had its share of false dawns in recent years. Remember the series win in South Africa in 2009 that was supposed to usher in another golden era of Australian domination? Or the...

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Australia's Ashes team has tough road ahead to become world's best

Phillip Hughes of Australia bats during day two of the Third Test

Andrew Wu Australia could make a credible claim to being the world's best team.

The Tonk

The Ashes: SCG set to undergo $100m upgrade

The Tonk

Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu The fifth Test heralds the opening of the brand-spanking new Noble and Bradman stands but The Tonk can reveal the next stage of the SCG redevelopment is already well and truly in the works.

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New stands are grand but there's another $100m upgrade in pipeline for SCG

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Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu Planning is under way for a $100-million upgrade to the facilities at the SCG.

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

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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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.