Australia slumped to 273-8 on the opening day of the first Ashes cricket Test as England’s Stuart Broad took five wickets.
Australia elevated batsman George Bailey to its Test cricket squad and recalled left-arm fast bowler Mitchell Johnson for next week’s Ashes series opener against England.
Australia cricket captain Michael Clarke may miss the first Ashes Test against England because of his back injury.
Captain Michael Clarke will miss Australia’s one-day cricket tour of India after his chronic back injury failed to respond to its usual treatment program.
Michael Clarke will focus on the fundamentals in a bid to return Australia to the top of world cricket.
Australia captain Michael Clarke smashed a century to lift his team to an 88-run win over England and a 1-0 lead in their best-of-five one-day cricket series.
Shane Watson scored 143 to help Australia reach 298 in the deciding one-day cricket match against England.
Australia captain Michael Clarke said his experience of managing a back injury throughout his career will help him lead the team through consecutive Ashes cricket series against England.
Scientists have identified a gene on the extra chromosome causing Down syndrome that may be responsible for the early aging and cognitive defects in people with the condition, a finding that could lead to new treatments.
Shane Watson smashed 143 off 107 balls as Australia beat England by 49 runs in their one-day cricket decider to close its four-month tour of the U.K. with a series victory.
"It's obviously a huge summer for us, there's no doubt about it."
- Michael Clarke on Nov 11, 2013