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.

Cricket's Twenty20 vision for 2020 Games

Adam Cooper Cricket Australia is keen for the sport to seize on Olympic euphoria and aims to have Twenty20 included in the 2020 Games.

Breakthrough win in India Gilly's best

By Adam Cooper Retiring cricket great Adam Gilchrist has rated Australia's 2004 series victory in India as the high point of his career.

Record-holding Gilly calls his own time

By Adam Cooper New world record-holding wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist is adamant the decision to retire will be completely his.

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.

Beginning of the end for iconic five

By Adam Cooper Australia are mindful the Adelaide Test could inspire five of India's all-time cricket greats, who play their final Test in this country on Thursday.

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.

Indian bowlers the world's best: coach

By Adam Cooper India's bowling coach has boldly declared his troupe of young fast bowlers the best in world cricket.

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.

Loose shots cost India first-day honours

By Adam Cooper Another tireless Brett Lee performance helped Australia gain the advantage of the first day of the third cricket Test.

Johnson hopes Indian batsmen fear him

By Adam Cooper An impressive record against India has Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson hoping the tourists fear him, ahead of the second cricket Test at the SCG.

MCG win puts Aussies in sight of record

By Adam Cooper Australia are one victory away from equalling the greatest winning streak in Test cricket after thrashing India by 337 runs at the MCG.

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.

India likely to play two spinners at MCG

By Adam Cooper India are set to play to their strengths of batting big and spinning the ball in tandem against Australia in the first cricket Test at the MCG.

Headaches for India against Victoria

By Adam Cooper A second-string Victorian attack and rain provided India with their share of headaches on the opening day of the first match of their Australian tour.

Kumble attempts to put Aussies in a spin

By Adam Cooper India captain Anil Kumble has highlighted spin as Australia's weakness in the coming Test series and believes Brad Hogg would pose few worries for his batsmen.