Oz on high alert for India Test after Sydney siege

2014-12-16 07:57

Australia has drafted in more police for Wednesday's second test match against India in Brisbane after two hostages were killed in a siege at a central Sydney cafe.

Smith eager to lead from front

2014-12-15 08:58

Nailing down a spot for Australia took patience for Steve Smith but his elevation to captain has been virtually an overnight affair.

Smith named Australia captain

2014-12-15 06:59

Twenty-five-year-old Steven Smith will captain Australia against India at the Gabba in Michael Clarke's absence.

Ton of emotions in Adelaide

2014-12-09 09:56

David Warner dedicated his century to former team-mate Phillip Hughes as emotions poured forth at the first Test against India.

Aussies down bumbling Proteas

2014-11-21 13:45

Steve Smith has powered Australia to a thrilling three-wicket victory over South Africa to clinch the five-game series in Melbourne.

Marsh, Smith put Oz in charge

2014-02-12 18:24

Australia have won both post-lunch sessions to take firm control of the opening day of the first Test match against the Proteas.

Oz's Smith hits vital ton

2013-12-13 12:05

Steve Smith survived huge pressure to reach his second Test century as he batted Australia towards a strong position.

Smith ton keep Aussies on top

2013-08-22 21:00

Steven Smith's maiden Test hundred has ensured that Australia have maintained their grip on the Ashes finale at The Oval.

Smith has last Ashes laugh

2013-07-19 07:47

Steve Smith, once the butt of the England team's jokes, had the last laugh as Australia finished well in the second Ashes Test.

Info bill final version adopted

2011-09-02 14:46

The ANC has used its majority strength in a parliamentary committee to adopt a final version of the protection of information bill which critics have vowed to challenge in court.

Ponting, Hauritz on the mend

2011-05-26 09:22

Spinners Nathan Hauritz and Steve Smith are making good progress following surgery ahead of Australia's Test tour of Sri Lanka.

Gibbs's book a sell-out

2010-11-05 10:20

Controversial as it may be, the first print run of 15 000 copies of Herschelle Gibbs's book have sold out within two days.


Smith promises aggressive style

2014-12-15 13:21

Steve Smith takes over as captain of Australia against India at the Gabba with a promise to pursue an aggressive style of cricket.

List of Australian Test captains

2014-12-15 07:32

Click here to view a list of Australian Test cricket captains after Steven Smith was named as the 45th skipper.

Smith raises ton, salutes Hughes

2014-12-10 07:17

Steve Smith raised his fifth Test century and saluted his fallen Australia team-mate Phillip Hughes at Adelaide.

Australia close in on top spot

2014-11-22 11:40

Australia may have already clinched the series, but have the incentive of top spot on the world ODI rankings in Sydney.

Oz thrash Pakistan in Sharjah

2014-10-07 20:34

Australia have beaten Pakistanin the first one-day international in Sharjah to go 1-0 up in the three-match series.

Smith sends England reeling

2014-01-03 09:17

Australia recovered on the back of a Steve Smith home-town century to put reeling England on the rack again.

Warner, Smith score tons

2013-11-07 11:34

David Warner and Steve Smith boosted Australia's Ashes preparations with centuries for New South Wales in the Sheffield Shield.

Onions yearns for home bow

2013-08-07 18:02

Graham Onions says he would love nothing more than to revive his England career in front of his home crowd.

Blues win low-scoring tussle

2011-10-02 16:52

The New South Wales have survived a shaky start to their run-chase to beat the Mumbai Indians in their Champions League T20 clash.

All Blacks expect Boks to fire

2011-08-15 19:44

All Blacks assistant coach Wayne Smith believes the Boks will provide a massive test after their improved effort against Australia.

Australia opt to bat first

2011-01-14 10:22

Australian captain Cameron White has won the toss and elected to bat against England in the Twenty20 international at the MCG.

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