Michael Hussey

  • CSK facing off-field distractions, says Stephen Fleming 14-04-2014 11:04 PM

    Dubai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming on Monday conceded to experiencing off-field "distractions" going into the IPL 7 season because of the controversies surrounding the team but hoped that his side would settle down once the tournament begins on Wednesday. "There's a lot going on, I won't lie. There...
  • Looking forward to spending time with Tendulkar during IPL: Hussey 11-04-2014 10:11 AM

    Twenty20 might be a young man's game but for the 38-year-old Michael Hussey it is an easy ride. The former Australian batsman, who will turn 39, next month, is looking forward for another stint at the Indian Premier League seventh edition. After spending six years at the Chennai Super Kings...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Mumbai bag Hussey and Anderson after retaining their big players 13-02-2014 07:21 PM

    Last year's Indian Premier League and Champions League winner, Mumbai Indians, retained most of their top players from the last season. Barring the money they spent on the five retained players, Mumbai got five players on day one, paying Rs 5 cr - their highest for the day - for...
  • Gurunath Meiyappan exposed by Chennai Super Kings batsman Mike Hussey 01-10-2013 09:57 AM

    New Delhi: None of the players from the controversial Chennai Super Kings IPL franchise had come out in the open to speak against corruption in the franchise until the team's Australian batsman Michael Hussey spoke about it in his book 'Underneath the Southern Cross'. Baring the lies about Gurunath Meiyappan...
  • Winning momentum important going into the semis: Hussey 29-09-2013 12:44 PM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings' opener Mike Hussey has said his side would look to keep the winning momentum going after sailing through the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20 with a clinical eight-wicket win over Brisbane Heat. "I am happy that we are in the semi-final and will keep up...
  • CLT20: The past champions 13-09-2013 10:44 PM

    New South Wales were the first winners of the Champions League T20 after beating Trinidad & Tobago by 41 runs at Hyderabad on October 23, 2009. (Global Cricket Ventures-BCCI)The second CLT20 was played in South Africa, where Chennai Super Kings triumphed over Warriors. Michael Hussey hit 52* in a one-sided final at Johannesburg. (AFP)CSK followed their IPL title by winning the coveted CLT20 on September 26, 2010. (AFP)
  • End of the road: cricket's surprise retirements 18-08-2013 07:47 PM

    Following the shock retirement of Zimbabwe's Kyle Jarvis on Sunday, Cricketnext takes a look at other instances of international players calling it quits unexpectedly. At the age of 24, Jarvis surprised many by announcing his retirement form international cricket with immediate effect to pursue a career in county cricket and...
  • Michael Hussey feels for stumbling Australia 30-07-2013 04:21 PM

    Sydney, New South Wales: Former Australian batsman Mike Hussey said on Tuesday he felt for the national team as it enters the third Ashes Test winless, acknowledging two losses would have left a "horrible feeling". Michael Clarke's men go into the third Test at Old Trafford on Thursday having lost...
  • The most memorable innings of IPL 6 28-05-2013 05:11 PM

    Cricketnext goes through a list of some of the best batting performances of the 2013 season which changed the course of the tide. Chris Gayle (175 v Pune Warriors India): The single most memorable innings of this year's IPL was provided by none other than Christopher Henry Gayle. Royal Challengers...
  • CSK lost their bearings when it mattered the most 28-05-2013 08:05 AM

    After reducing Mumbai Indians to 16 for 3 inside the first four overs of Sunday's final, and the having restricted them to 142 for 9, it was expected that the mighty Chennai Super Kings were just a step behind adding another trophy to their already inflated cabinet. But what transpired...
  • Would trade my Orange Cap for IPL trophy: Michael Hussey 27-05-2013 02:39 PM

    Kolkata: IPL 6's most-prolific batsman Michael Hussey has said that he would any day trade his Orange Cap for the trophy that eluded two-time champions Chennai Super Kings this year. The 38-year-old Aussie, who retired from international cricket earlier this year, was presented the Orange Cap on Sunday for being...
  • Cricketnext's IPL XI: The best of 2013 27-05-2013 07:46 AM

    Picking XIs isn't easy, but here is an attempt to draft up the best line-up of IPL 6 keeping in mind form, contributions, team permutations and the four overseas player cap. Agree or disagree? 1. Michael Hussey - M 17, Runs 733, HS 95, Avg 52.35, SR 129.50 Cricket's Mr...
  • Future uncertain, CSK out to hunt Mumbai for third title 25-05-2013 08:12 PM

    Kolkata: They have disowned their CEO, refused to admit he is their owner and now face an uncertain future in the Indian Premier League, but Chennai Super Kings will live another day. Live for maybe their last day of existence and fight for their third title in just six years...
  • CSK players, staff distressed over IPL scandal: coach Fleming 25-05-2013 07:33 PM

    Kolkata: Apologising on behalf of MS Dhoni, who could not attend the pre-match conference, Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming said on Saturday that the team players and support staff are distressed about the news related to the franchise. Fleming said that everyone in the team management was proud to...
  • Chennai Super Kings' road to the IPL 6 final 25-05-2013 02:51 PM

    Without a doubt the most powerful IPL franchise - if not in all Twenty20 cricket - Chennai Super Kings have lived up to expectations by making it to their fifth IPL final in six season. Here, we take a look at how CSK's season has panned out. 1st match, v...
  • Super duo Raina and Hussey set their sights on the final 22-05-2013 09:51 AM

    New Delhi: The architectures of Chennai Super Kings' win over Mumbai Indians on Tuesday night - Suresh Raina and Michael Hussey - have now set their sights on the team's fifth final in six years. Chennai, led by MS Dhoni, scored an easy 48-run win to advance to their fourth...
  • 'Chennai's stability is behind their fourth successive IPL final' 22-05-2013 08:49 AM

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts Murali Kartik and Shishir Hattangadi review Mumbai Indians' defeat by Chennai Super Kings in the first IPL 6 qualifier on Tuesday night. ...
  • IPL 6: RCB stay alive for play-offs winning 8-over slog match against CSK 18-05-2013 07:08 PM

    Royal Challengers Bangalore find themselves in a do-or-die situation after two back-to-back losses to Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab. Not only do they have to beat Chennai Super Kings handsomely on Saturday, but they need Sunrisers Hyderabad to lose their last match on Sunday. Follow the LIVE Blog...
  • Bangalore in must-win situation against CSK 18-05-2013 10:37 AM

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore find themselves in a do-or-die situation after two back-to-back losses to Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab. Not only do they have to beat Chennai Super Kings handsomely on Saturday, but they need Sunrisers Hyderabad to lose their last match on Sunday. A seven-wicket loss...
  • Raina can develop into a quality Test cricketer: Hussey 15-05-2013 05:12 PM

    Chennia: Sky is the limit for Suresh Raina, says his Chennai Super Kings teammate Michael Hussey, according to whom the Indian has it in him to become a quality Test cricketer, provided he keeps his mind blank and plays with freedom. Hussey, who is the second highest run-getter in this...
  • Purple and Orange Caps do not mean anything: Ashwin 09-05-2013 10:08 AM

    New Delhi: Michael Husssey with 574 runs and Dwayne Bravo with his 21 wickets are the proud owners of the Orange and Purple caps, respectively, but their Chennai Super Kings' team-mate R Ashwin says that's not the focus of his in-form team-mates. Hussey scored his fifth half-century (67) of the...
  • Hyderabad chase play-off berth against stirred CSK 07-05-2013 09:37 PM

    Hyderabad: It came as a shocker to many, seeing the mighty Chennai Super Kings falling like a pack of cards against Mumbai Indians, but having qualified for the IPL 6 play-offs the men in yellow would like to go into the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium looking to erase the horrible...
  • Abject CSK batting hands Mumbai huge win 05-05-2013 07:18 PM

    Mumbai: In was always going to need something dramatic to stop Chennai Super Kings' seven-match winning streak (the joint-best in the history of IPL) and Mumbai Indians benefited from an absolutely shambolic batting effort from the visitors to win by a humungous 60 runs at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday....