PETER FORREST

  • Hughes to replace Forrest in Australia A squad August 11, 2012

    Melbourne: Australia Test discard Phil Hughes has received a callup as replacement for Peter Forrest, who injured himself during Australia A's match against England Lions at Old Trafford. "Peter sustained a minor sidestrain in the match against the England Lions at Old Trafford and with only one match remaining we have...
  • Mike Hussey to miss tour of England, Ireland June 10, 2012

    Melboune: Cricket Australia says Mike Hussey has withdrawn from Australia's scheduled tour to England and Ireland because of the premature birth of his fourth child. Hussey's place on the tour, which starts on June 21 and includes five oneday internationals against England and one against Ireland, will be taken by Peter...
  • Windies beat Australia to take 21 lead March 23, 2012

    Castries, St. Lucia: Kieron Pollard smashed 102 off 70 balls on Friday to help West Indies to a 42run victory over Australia in the fourth oneday cricket international at Beausejour Stadium. The 24yearold allrounder blasted eight sixes and five fours to lift the hosts to 294 for 7 off 50 overs...
  • 3rd ODI: WIAus match ends in a thrilling tie March 20, 2012

    Kingstown: The third oneday international between Australia and the West Indies has finished in a tie after a thrilling finish at the Arnos Vale Ground in St Vincent. Chasing 221 for victory, the hosts appeared set to pull off a remarkable win when Darren Sammy smashed a four off Brett Lee...
  • Ponting included in Test squad for West Indies March 14, 2012

    Melbourne: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting, dropped from the oneday team last month, was included in the 16man Test squad for the threeTest tour of West Indies on Wednesday. Ponting, who retired from limitedovers cricket after being dropped, has been retained after a prolific recent series against India. The 37yearold batsman's successor...
  • Our bowling lacked execution: Clarke February 24, 2012

    Hobart: Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke felt his bowlers were just not good enough on Friday after his side lost by three wickets to Sri Lanka despite posting a competitive 280 on the board in a league match of the ongoing ODI triseries here. "Another tight one but unfortunately we couldn't...
  • Bad news for India, SL beat Australia February 24, 2012

    Hobart: Mahela Jayawardene hit an aggressive half century to help set up Sri Lanka's thrilling threewicket win over Australia in a limitedovers triseries match on Friday. Man of the match Jayawardene hit six boundaries and a six to make 85 off 81 balls, and Dinesh Chandimal brought up an assured 80...
  • Australia maul India by 110 runs February 19, 2012

    Brisbane: Riding on Ben Hilfenhaus' maiden fivewicket haul in oneday internationals, Australia bundled out India for 178 to win the seventh match of the triseries by 110 runs in Brisbane on Sunday. India's chase of 289 was over before it started when they failed to recover from three early strikes....
  • Inspired Australia outdo India February 19, 2012

    In the end, the better team won. Australia had struggled on a sluggish Adelaide Oval surface in their last two matches, but on a Brisbane pitch with more pace and bounce they showed that they have the firepower to make the bestofthreefinals, owing to capable batsmen and very good pace...
  • India seal thriller against Australia February 12, 2012

    Adelaide: India held their nerves to conjure up a fourwicket victory by chasing down a target of 270 with two balls to spare in their triseries encounter against Australia on Sunday. Needing 13 runs off the last over, MS Dhoni hit a massive six on the third Clint McKay delivery...
  • Shaun Marsh dropped from ODI squad January 30, 2012

    Melbourne: Shaun Marsh has been dropped from Australia's squad for the first three matches of the trinations limitedovers series against India and Sri Lanka. Marsh, who has struggled for form since rejoining the Test side following injury, makes way for Queensland batsman Peter Forrest, who will make his international debut. "Shaun Marsh...