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Warne says outcome of Clarke's surgery 'better than expected'  Dec 18, 11:44 am
Johannesburg, December 18 (ANI): Former Australia spinner Shane Warne has admitted that Michael Clarke's hamstring surgery had the best result, indicating a possibility that Australian skipper could make a comeback at the World Cup.
Ian Chappell wants Smith as Oz captain in place of Clarke if performs well in India series  Dec 17, 3:46 pm
Sydney, December 17 (ANI): Former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said that the new stand-in skipper Steve Smith could be appointed as the team's full time Test captain if he performs well, suggesting that injured Michael Clarke should be selected as a batsman if he returns.
Clarke sympathises with India over umpire's 'howler decision' to dismiss Pujara  Dec 17, 10:42 am
Sydney, Dec 17 (ANI): Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara's dismissal after a Josh Hazlewood delivery brushed his helmet caused an explosion on Twitter in cricket-loving India, with even Australian skipper Michael Clarke sympathizing with the visitors.
Smith confident of being able to successfully manage senior players on captaincy debut  Dec 16, 12:25 pm
Sydney, Dec 16 (ANI): Australian batsman Steve Smith is confident that he would be able to successfully lead senior players until Michael Clarke returns, as his appointment as the team's 45th Test captain reportedly came as a shock to even teammates.
Clarke to go under knife in bid to overcome hamstring injury  Dec 16, 11:33 am
London, Dec 16 (ANI): Australia cricket team captain Michael Clarke would reportedly go under the knife on Tuesday in order to overcome a hamstring injury, which has been troubling the skipper time and again.
Smith promises to pursue 'aggressive style of cricket' under his captaincy  Dec 16, 11:09 am
Johannesburg, Dec. 16 (ANI): Young Australian batsman Steve Smith has promised to pursue an aggressive style of cricket after he took the team's captaincy reins in his hands for their Test against India at the Gabba on Wednesday.
Border says Steve Smith perfect replacement for Clarke at No.4   Dec 15, 12:12 pm
Sydney, December 15 (ANI): Former Australia cricket captain Allan Border admitted that the new stand-in skipper Steve Smith has the perfect talent to fill the gap at the number four in the absence of injured Australian skipper Michael Clarke.
Lehmann doubts Clarke has played last game for Oz  Dec 15, 11:59 am
Johannesburg, Dec 15 (ANI): Australia cricket team coach Darren Lehmann is hopeful of injured captain Michael Clarke's return as he doubts that the skipper has played his last game for the team.
Steve Smith named new Oz Test captain in 'injured' Clarke's absence   Dec 15, 10:38 am
Sydney, December 15 (ANI): In the wake of Australian skipper Michael Clarke's injury, Steve Smith has been appointed as the new Australia Test captain for the remaining Test series against India.
Hughes' family thanks Oz for 'support' since son's passing through full-page messages in newspapers   Dec 14, 1:13 pm
Wellington, Dec 14 (ANI): Late Australian batsman Phillip Hughes' family reportedly took out full-page messages in newspapers around Australia on Sunday to thank the nation for its support since their son's passing.
'Beleaguered' Clarke says may 'never play again' post Adelaide thrilling win   Dec 14, 11:39 am
London, December 14 (ANI): Australia skipper Michael Clarke has revealed that his career could be over after incurring yet another hamstring injury on the right leg during their 48 run dramatic win over India in the first Test at Adelaide Oval.
'Injured' Clarke admits unlikely to play rest of series  Dec 13, 2:34 pm
New Delhi, December 13 (ANI): Australian captain Michael Clarke has said that he is unlikely to play the remaining Test matches against India after being limped off Adelaide Oval with an injured right hamstring on the fifth day of the first Test.
Clarke hit with injury concerns yet again after limping off Adelaide Oval   Dec 13, 10:51 am
Sydney, December 13 (ANI): Australia captain Michael Clarke has been suspected of incurring a hamstring strain as he limped off Adelaide Oval on the fifth day of the first Test against India, raising concerns of his participation for the Brisbane Test.
Clarke, Smith score ton as Oz amass 517-7 on day 2 of first Test against India  Dec 10, 2:21 pm
Sydney, Dec 10 (ANI): Australia cricket team captain Michael Clarke added another ton to his Test figures as he contributed 128 runs to his side's massive total of 517 at the end of the second day of the first Test against India.
Clarke finally sells Sutherland Shire home for 2.55 mln dollars   Dec 10, 2:21 pm
Sydney, Dec 10 (ANI): Australia cricket team captain Michael Clarke has finally sold his Sutherland Shire home for 2.55 million dollars after it had lingered on and off the market for three years.
Oz 354-6 at end of 'emotionally charged' day one of first Test against India   Dec 9, 1:29 pm
Sydney, Dec 09 (ANI): In an emotionally charged atmosphere at the Adelaide Oval, Australia opened batting on the opening day of the rescheduled first Test against India and amassed 354 runs for the loss of six wickets by the end of the day.
Clarke retired hurt on 60 as Oz choose to bat in emotion filled first Test against India  Dec 9, 10:21 am
Sydney, Dec 09 (ANI): Australia cricket team captain Michael Clarke has been retired hurt on his individual score of 60 as the ongoing first Test against India is under way in an emotionally charged atmosphere at the Adelaide Oval.
Watson says will be 'extremely surprised' if Clarke fails to hit ton for Hughes in first Test  Dec 8, 2:29 pm
Wellington, Dec 08 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has said that if captain Michael Clarke does not score a ton in honour of late batsman Phillip Hughes during the first Test against India, he would be extremely surprised.
Ponting wants first ball in Adelaide Test to be a bouncer in line with fabric of game  Dec 8, 12:58 pm
Sydney, Dec 08 (ANI): Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has called on current skipper Michael Clarke and pace express Mitchell Johnson to stick to their aggressive brand of cricket in their first Test against India in light of late batsman Phillip Hughes' passing.
Johnson says Clarke has stood tall showing aggressive leadership since Hughes' passing  Dec 8, 12:58 pm
Sydney, Dec 08 (ANI): Australia's pace express Mitchell Johnson has said that captain Michael Clarke's aggressive leadership has been a huge boost to the squad as the skipper has stood tall during the emotional roller-coaster of the past week in light of Phillip Hughes' passing.
'Skipper' Clarke to lead Oz in first Test, late Hughes to be honorary 13th man  Dec 8, 11:22 am
Sydney, Dec 08 (ANI): Australia cricket team captain Michael Clarke has been named in the first Test team and would lead his players out in Tuesday's match against India, with late batsman Phillip Hughes named as honorary 13th man of the squad.
Lehmann feels 'proud' of the way Oz players have handled teammate Hughes' demise   Dec 5, 12:46 pm
Sydney, Dec 05 (ANI): Australia cricket team coach Darren Lehmann has said that he feels proud of his players at the way they have handled the passing of their former teammate Phillip Hughes.
Mark Taylor says Oz's first Test against India will help 'grieving' players to move on  Dec 4, 1:38 pm
Wellington, Dec 04 (ANI): Former Australia cricket team captain Mark Taylor has said that next week's rescheduled first Test against India would allow the nation's grieving cricketers to start moving on from Phillip Hughes' shock passing.
'Cattle-loving' Hughes wanted to sell 200 bulls a year post retirement   Dec 3, 2:17 pm
Sydney, Dec 03 (ANI): As family, friends, former teammates and cricket greats gathered in thousands at Macksville on Wednesday for late batsman Phillip Hughes' funeral, his close friend Corey Ireland delivered a heart-melting tribute explaining that his cattle-loving late friend wanted to sell 200 bulls a year.
CA promises 'flexible preparations' for first India-Oz Test in light of Hughes' passing  Dec 3, 12:18 pm
Sydney, Dec 03 (ANI): Cricket Australia has reportedly promised a flexible attitude to preparations for the first Test between India and Australia and they would strongly consider calling in extra squad members to cover the possibility that some players might not be emotionally ready to take the field.