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  • 5th Test: Australia thrash England by 281 runs to win the Ashes series 5-0 05-01-2014 11:26 AM

    Sydney: Australia completed a 5-0 Ashes series whitewash with a 281-run victory inside three days of the fifth Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground as England capitulated to be all out for 166 chasing 448. Ryan Harris and Mitchell Johnson, whose 37 wickets earned him player of the series, again...
  • Graham Gooch rues England batting failure in Ashes series 04-01-2014 03:05 PM

    Sydney: England batting coach Graham Gooch gave a grim assessment of England's performance this Ashes series after yet another top order collapse on the second day of the fourth Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground brought the tourists to the brink of a 5-0 series whitewash. England slumped to 23...
  • 5th Ashes Test, Day 2: Australia 140/4 at stumps, lead by 311 runs against England 04-01-2014 01:12 PM

    Sydney: Australia skittled England for 155 in their first innings and then built a lead of 311 runs on the second day of the fifth Ashes Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground to edge closer to a 5-0 series whitewash. Chris Rogers (73 not out) scored his fourth half-century of...
  • Steve Smith, Brad Haddin give Australia control on Day 1 at SCG 03-01-2014 01:08 PM

    Sydney: Steve Smith's third Test century and wicketkeeper Brad Haddin's half-century sparked a strong comeback for Australia after a top order collapse on day one of the fifth Ashes Test at the Sydney Cricket ground on Friday. Smith's near-flawless 115 and a 128-run partnership with Haddin (75) took Australia to...
  • Australia team to wear 'Baggy Pink' caps in final Ashes Test at SCG 31-12-2013 03:20 PM

    Sydney: The Australian team will wear 'Baggy Pink' caps, specially designed by Albion, and unique ASICS playing shirts to be worn throughout the Ashes Pink Test against England starting Jan 3 at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). "Thanks to ongoing support from the international cricket community, supporters and friends of...
  • Kevin Pietersen fit, Michael Carberry set for Ashes debut 13-11-2013 08:14 AM

    England opener Michael Carberry looks set to make his Ashes debut next week after being included in the team to face an Invitational XI in a warm-up match at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Wednesday. As expected, batsman Kevin Pietersen was also included in the team for the four-day match...
  • Kevin Pietersen to play final Ashes warm-up after knee jab 12-11-2013 09:01 AM

    Sydney: Star batsman Kevin Pietersen is poised to play in England's final Ashes warm-up match on Wednesday after having treatment following the recurrence of a knee injury. The 33-year-old underwent a scan on his troublesome right knee this week and had a cortisone injection, but team director Andy Flower was...
  • Wax figure of Sachin Tendulkar unveiled at SCG 20-04-2013 11:06 AM

    Sydney: Sachin Tendulkar has made an unscheduled appearance at the Sydney Cricket Ground as a life-sized wax figure of the Indian batsman was unveiled in front of a throng of cricket fans. Local Indian fans, known as the Swami Army, cheered and sang Indian chants as the "Little Master" was...
  • Tendulkar's wax statue to be unveiled at SCG on Saturday 19-04-2013 05:13 PM

    Sydney: Sachin Tendulkar's wax statue will be unveiled at his favourite Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday before being displayed at a museum in the city ahead of his 40th birthday on April 24. Tendulkar's waxwork will be first unveiled at the SCG, where he had played some memorable innings, courtesy...
  • The Wall is breached again 05-01-2012 01:40 PM

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  • Sehwag's senselessness continues 05-01-2012 01:32 PM

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  • Virat Kohli fined for finger gesture 05-01-2012 06:37 AM

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  • The SCG: 100 Tests and counting 04-01-2012 07:58 AM

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  • Odds stacked against India at SCG 02-01-2012 04:20 PM

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  • India look to stage comeback at SCG 01-01-2012 07:33 PM

    India take on Australia in the second Test of the series in Sydney on Tuesday, after having lost the first match at the MCG. ...
  • India look to stage comeback at SCG 01-01-2012 06:22 PM

    India take on Australia in the second Test of the series in Sydney on Tuesday, after having lost the first match at the MCG. ...
  • Harris added to Aus squad for 2nd Test 30-12-2011 09:14 AM

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  • The nightmare of 'Monkey-Gate' 20-12-2011 08:59 PM

    In 2007-08, the Symonds-Harbhajan spat blew up into a huge row with ramifications beyond cricket. ...