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Australia skipper ready for hostile reception in England

Sport Australia skipper ready for hostile reception in England Australia's players must be ready for a hostile reception in England over the ball-tampering scandal when they tour the country for next month's limited-overs series, stand-in captain Tim Paine said on Thursday.

Brown gets a raw deal from umpires

"Standing at over 200 centimetres and at full stretch, who knows how tall that is?

England agree to handshake as Australia go on charm offensive

England agree to handshake as Australia go on charm offensive LONDON: Australia captain Tim Paine says his players will shake hands with their England rivals before Wednesday’s clash at The Oval as the tourists aim to heal the wounds of their recent ball-tampering scandal.

Watson still good enough to play for Australia: Stoinis

Sydney, May 28 (IANS): A day after veteran Aussie Shane Watson single-handedly helped the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to a third Indian Premier League (IPL) crown, all-rounder Marcus Stoinis feels the retired Watson could still be a force in international cricket in case he wants to come out of retirement.

Ponting joins Aussies’ ODI campaign

Cricket: Ricky Ponting will join forces with Justin Langer as support staff over in England.

England vs. Australia cricket series: 1st ODI team news, fixtures and live TV details

England and Australia will look to prove their critics wrong when they play in the first match of the one-day international (ODI) series today at The Oval.

Lord’s inspires Australia’s WC ‘dream’

LONDON: Australia captain Tim Paine believes training at Lord’s has fuelled the team’s “dream” of appearing in next year’s World Cup final at the ‘home of cricket’.

Lyon admits Australia will have to ‘cop it’ from taunting England fans

Australia's cricketers will just have to bear English taunts over the ball-tampering affair on tour next month for the one-day international series, spinner Nathan Lyon has said.

Tamper trio may play cricket this year

NORTHERN Territory Cricket expects to find out in the next fortnight whether the Cape Town ball-tampering scandal results in suspended Test stars David Warner, Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft playing in Darwin.

Melbourne Cricket Ground to host WWE supershow

The Melbourne Cricket Ground will play host to one of wrestling's biggest ever live events.