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Adam Cooper Australia will consider entering the crucial second cricket Test against South Africa without a specialist spinner, according to coach Tim Nielsen.
Adam Cooper, Jim Morton, Adrian Warren & David Beniuk Australia will consider re-vamping their side to play allrounders Shane Watson and Andrew Symonds together for the first time in the cricket Test against NZ.
Adam Cooper Research on finding the cricket ball suitable to be used at night will determine whether the traditional game reaches a new frontier.
Adam Cooper Brett Lee's looming return to bowl for Australia in India has been tarnished by injuries to the cricket side's two main spinning options.
Adam Cooper Australia has made sure another lapse of discipline by Andrew Symonds had no on-field bearing, thrashing Bangladesh by 180 runs in the one-dayer at TIO Stadium.
Adam Cooper Australia will commemorate on Wednesday the one century that eluded Don Bradman.
Adam Cooper A delegation of world cricket officials will on Friday attempt to persuade Australia that it is safe to tour Pakistan next month.
Adam Cooper Cricket's inaugural Twenty20 Champions League will take place in India this year after Australia sided with the sports power over traditional ally England.
Adam Cooper Cricket Australia could run the risk of incurring a massive fine and putting the sport's power bloc offside if it opts out of the Champions Trophy in Pakistan.
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).
By Adam Cooper Skipper Ricky Ponting has admitted he might rely on part-time spinners instead of struggling specialists in future Australian Test sides.
By Adam Cooper Australia will press for what would be a remarkable victory over India in the final cricket Test at the Adelaide Oval.
Adam Cooper Australia named three uncapped players in their squad for the third cricket Test against South Africa at the SCG, which starts Saturday.
By Adam Cooper Aussie captain Ricky Ponting is confident his side will pass their character probe from India in the fourth Test after taking heed from some harsh lessons.
By Adam Cooper Australia's pacemen are coming to terms with being both out-bowled and out-witted by their inexperienced Indian rivals.
By Adam Cooper India threatens to again break Australia's record winning streak after an inspired second-day performance stunned the home side.
By Adam Cooper Australia have India at their mercy in the first cricket Test at the MCG after their pacemen gave nothing but got plenty in return.
Adam Cooper South Africa will aim to draw inspiration from the frustration they have copped from Australia's tail this series in order to save the second cricket Test .
By Adam Cooper Ricky Ponting believes Australia still pack their punch against India post Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath.
By Adam Cooper Sachin Tendulkar believes India can beat Australia in their own backyard and help him crown his glittering cricket career with its finest moment.