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Pressure hangs on Smith’s favourites

Ricky Ponting is making the most of the unfamiliar role of underdog, insisting that the pressure …

Hughes, McGain and North get call-ups

Andrew Hilditch’s selection panel has placed the defence of Australia’s No.1 Test ranking in the …

KP can captain again - Vaughan

England’s former captain, Michael Vaughan, believes that the man who succeeded him, Kevin Pieters…

Sehwag and Steyn win top Cricinfo Awards

Virender Sehwag’s match-winning 201 not out against Sri Lanka, and Dale Steyn’s 5 for 67 at the M…

Over-rates give Botha a headache

South Africa will aim to lift their sluggish over-rates in the CB Series after struggling to main…

Australia win despite Smith’s gutsy return

For the second consecutive year Australia have pulled off a last-minute victory in the Sydney Tes…

Ponting tempts SA to chase another miracle

Australia captain Ricky Ponting is not known for his generosity to opposition teams but his sport…

South Africa and India dominate nominations

Graeme Smith, Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Ajantha Mendis and Dale Steyn were the cream of …

Clarke century pushes Australia to 445

Michael Clarke’s tenth Test hundred, along with some vigorous tail-wagging, guided Australia to t…

Smith leads South Africa to drought-breaking success

Graeme Smith’s cool 75 set up South Africa’s first series win in Australia as they eased to a nin…