Australia contracted 20 players to its national cricket teams in the 12 months from July, with recent Test squad members Steve Smith, Moises Henriques and Usman Khawaja among those to miss out.
David Hussey hit an unbeaten 68 as Australia beat England by four wickets in the third one-day cricket international in Sydney to take a 3-0 lead in the best- of-seven contest.
European stocks posted their biggest weekly advance in more than four months as U.S. unemployment remained at a four-year low and manufacturing growth in the world’s two largest economies beat projections.
Australia cricket selectors named the following one-day and Twenty20 squads to face Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates in August and September:
European stocks were little changed, after the benchmark Stoxx Europe 600 Index yesterday extended its highest level since June 2008.
European stocks declined, after yesterday rallying the most in more than three weeks, as companies from Alstom SA to Erste Group Bank AG sold shares.
"The global economy is now terribly sensitive to small inputs in important factors, such as currencies, oil prices, and commodity prices."
- David Hussey on Jan 14, 2015