Simon Katich

Cricket

Justin Langer's work ethic has turned WA into Sheffield Shield contenders, says Simon Katich

Best mates ... Justin Langer and Matthew Hayden.

David Polkinghorne As Matthew Hayden tore apart bowling attacks around the world, Justin Langer was up the other end using guts and determination to grind his way into becoming one-half of one of the best ever opening...

Cricket

Simon Katich says the Big Bash has dragged on too long

Simon Katich

Chris Barrett Scorchers captain voices concerns of players about impact of T20 tournament on other competitions.

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Cricket

Big Bash semi-final could be the end for Brett Lee or Simon Katich

Brett Lee.

Daniel Lane and Andrew Wu For Brett Lee or Simon Katich, Wednesday night's Big Bash League semi-final could be their final game in this country.

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Is it the final farewell for two greats, Brett Lee and Simon Katich?

Brett Lee

Daniel Lane and Andrew Wu, Sydney Wednesday night's BBL semi-final could be last game one of them plays in this country.

Cricket

Simon Katich should not have been dropped: CA

Simon Katich.

Roger Vaughan Cricket Australia has finally admitted that opener Simon Katich should not have been dropped from the Test side.

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Simon Katich to call time on cricket to take up AFL role with Greater Western Sydney

Simon Katich.

David Sygall It seems Simon Katich won't be waiting on a card from Michael Clarke when he retires from cricket in February.

South Africa v Australia, Third Test Day 1

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David Sygall Full, live coverage of the series-deciding Test against South Africa in Cape Town.

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Cricket

Perth Scorchers' Craig Simmons clubs Sydney Sixers into submission to reach Big Bash final

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 05:  Craig Simmons of the Scorchers acknowledges the crowd after being dismissed during the Big Bash League semi final match between the Sydney Sixers and the Perth Scorchers at Sydney Cricket Ground on February 5, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Andrew Wu Craig Simmons was predominantly a club cricketer before this summer but on Wednesday night he upstaged some of the nation's best young fast bowlers as the Sydney Sixers' Big Bash League campaign...

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Cricket

Perth Scorchers fined for slow over rate in final win over Hurricanes

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Scorchers were assessed to be one over behind the required rate at the end of the match.

Cricket

Perth Scorchers coach Justin Langer says Melbourne Stars are beatable

Simon Katich of the Scorchers bats during the Big Bash League.

Brad Elborough Justin Langer does not see the Perth Scorchers final KFC Big Bash clash against the unbeaten Melbourne Stars as 'mission impossible'.

Cricket

Melbourne Stars beat Perth Scorchers to keep unbeaten record

Brad Hodge.

Jesse Hogan Acting captain Brad Hodge makes a classy 61 as BBL title favourites stay unbeaten.

T20 Cricket

Veteran Hogg fined over on-field incident

Brad Hogg.

Perth Scorchers spinner fined 20 per cent of match fee for game against Melbourne Stars.

Cricket

Shaun Marsh proves his grit, and worth, on day one of first Test against South Africa

Shaun Marsh celebrates his century.

Jesse Hogan That Shaun Marsh is back in Australia's Test team is an outcome he feared would never happen again.

Cricket

Shaun Marsh poised to make shock Big Bash final appearance

Australian batsman Shaun Marsh.

The Perth Scorchers have named Australian one-day batsman Shaun Marsh in their squad for Friday night's Big Bash final.

Cricket

Perth Scorchers get through to BBL final after rain

Craig Simmons waves to the crowd after reaching his century.

Sydney Perth qualifies for the Champions League Twenty20 tournament in extraordinary circumstances at the SCG.

Live Big Bash League Semi-Final: Sydney Sixers v Perth Scorchers

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Paul Zalunardo Sydney Sixers take on Perth Scorchers for a spot in the Big Bash League final against the Hobart Hurricanes.

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Sheffield Shield

Mike Hussey eager for WA return in Sheffield Shield

Mike Hussey of the Thunder

Brad Elborough, Perth Champion Australian cricketer Mike Hussey says he is ready to rejoin the Western Warriors Sheffield Shield line-up as early as this season.

The Tonk

Bob Simpson tells cricket selectors to forget about age

The Tonk

Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu FORMER national coach Bob Simpson wants Australia's selectors to continue picking the team on merit rather than age, despite the lack of youth in the Test side.

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Brad Hodge still scoring runs in Twenty20 cricket

Brad Hodge.

Jesse Hogan For a format in which consistency is so hard to deliver, Hodge has demonstrated an ability to do so.

Cricket

Focus on skill than age: Bob Simpson

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Andrew Wu, Chris Barrett Former national coach wants selectors to pick the team based on merit rather than age.