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Adam Cooper THE memory of Sachin Tendulkar's shattered stumps will reinforce Peter Siddle's plan to be patient at the MCG in the second Test against Sri Lanka, possibly alongside rookie Jackson Bird.
Adam Cooper Australia's triumphant women's cricketers hope their latest world title win will foster more growth in the game at grassroots level.
Adam Cooper Melbourne Renegades coach Simon Helmot says West Indies allrounder Marlon Samuels has been unfazed by questions over the legitimacy of his bowling action.
Adam Cooper Callum Ferguson is something of a forgotten man in Australia's batting reserves.
Adam Cooper The Renegades are on top but critics doubt their class away from Etihad Stadium.
Adam Cooper Left-hander eyeing another milestone in his return to the Australian fold.
Adam Cooper Australia's fast bowling stocks are so crowded even Brett Lee says he has no idea who features in the best attack, but believes the rotation policy used this summer has reduced the value of earning a...
Adam Cooper Glenn Maxwell quick to agree that he is not yet a frontline spinner.
Adam Cooper When Aaron Finch took to Shane Warne last week at Etihad Stadium, it must have been tempting for some to grant the Big Bash's marquee player leeway for a limited pre-season campaign.
Adam Cooper WHEN Aaron Finch took to Shane Warne last week at Etihad Stadium, it must have been tempting for some to grant the Big Bash League's marquee player leeway for a limited pre-season campaign.
Adam Cooper NSW players got baggy greens automatically. Or so they say. Now it looks like they have to move to earn that honour.
Adam Cooper AS MATTHEW WADE points out, no one realises they're not concentrating until after the key moment has past. Like common sense, it's only obvious afterwards.
Adam Cooper Sri Lanka's bowling coach hasn't given up on luring Lasith Malinga back to the Test team.
Adam Cooper As Matthew Wade points out, no one realises they're not concentrating until after the key moment has passed. Like common sense, it's only obvious afterwards.
Chloe Saltau, Adam Cooper MITCHELL STARC will reject offers worth up to $500,000 to play in next year's Indian Premier League because he wants to be in peak condition for the Ashes.
Chloe Saltau and Adam Cooper Left-armer to keep out of IPL and concentrate on Tests - but will he play at the MCG?
Chloe Saltau and Adam Cooper Highly respected and in-form Australian veteran Michael Hussey has announced that he will retire from Test cricket.
By Adam Cooper Indian star Sachin Tendulkar says his team can still win the first cricket Test but admits they gave up a massive advantage to Australia on day two at the MCG.
By Adam Cooper Ricky Ponting believes Australia still pack their punch against India post Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath.
By Adam Cooper Mitchell Johnson's strong record against India could help him turn the tables on fellow fast bowler Shaun Tait.