Phil Hughes

  • Hughes replaces injured Marsh in Australia squad 30-01-2014 06:00 PM

    Australia replaced injured batsman Shaun Marsh with Phillip Hughes on Thursday while clearing fit-again paceman Jackson Bird to join the team in South Africa for the three-Test series starting on February 12. Though named in the 15-man squad, both Marsh and Bird stayed put in Australia battling fitness issues. "As...
  • Chris Rogers feels pressure to hold Australia spot 01-12-2013 12:29 PM

    Under-pressure Australia opener Chris Rogers said on Sunday he cannot afford anymore batting failures or his Test career will be over. Rogers, 36, said he is feeling the heat to perform as potential replacement Phil Hughes is in the midst of a run-scoring spree in the domestic Sheffield Shield competition....
  • Phil Hughes, Usman Khawaja out of final England warm-up 11-11-2013 08:53 AM

    Sydney: Australian Ashes hopefuls Usman Khawaja and Phil Hughes were on Monday withdrawn from the Cricket Australia Invitational XI to play England in the tourists' final warm-up match before the Test series starts next week. The pair were expected to take part in the four-day match in Sydney from Wednesday...
  • Changes in ODI rules fantastic, says Phil Hughes 22-10-2013 06:28 PM

    Ranchi: Indian bowlers might be finding it difficult adjusting to the new ODI rules of using two balls from either end of the ground but the visiting Australian side, boasting of a fiery pace attack, was quite happy with the change in the playing conditions, said opener Phil Hughes. "What's...
  • 362/1 in 43.3 overs, Virat Kohli 100 in 52 balls, India stun Australia 16-10-2013 10:56 PM

    Jaipur: In a match that saw a series of records being broken, India stunned Australia to register their best ever run-chase in one-day internationals and second best in overall history of the game on Wednesday. The pitch at the Sawai Mansingh stadium is famous for producing huge scores but what...
  • 2nd ODI: Young India register a world record victory over Australia 16-10-2013 09:04 PM

    Jaipur: Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli made stunning unbeaten hundreds as India made a mockery of Australia's massive 359, completing the second highest run chase in one day internationals with 39 balls to spare, levelling the seven-match series 1-1 with a convincing nine wicket victory on Tuesday. Chasing a big...
  • Australian batsmen set new ODI record against India in Jaipur 16-10-2013 06:31 PM

    Mumbai: Australian batsmen, who made a mincemeat of the listless Indian bowling attack at Jaipur in the second ODI to post a massive 359 for 5 on Wednesday, also set a new world record in the process with their top five compiling individual half centuries. For the first time in...
  • Michael Clarke doubtful for crucial fifth ODI 15-09-2013 10:11 PM

    Southampton: Australia captain Michael Clarke could miss the fifth one-day international against England on Monday after suffering a recurrence of his chronic back problem. The Australians had already planned to recall opener Phil Hughes in place of Shaun Marsh, who is ruled out after hurting his hamstring in the fourth...
  • Khawaja fails again as Australia draw with Lions 18-08-2013 09:15 AM

    London: Under-pressure Australia batsman Usman Khawaja suffered another low score as the tourists warmed-up for next week's final Ashes Test with a draw against the second-string England Lions on Saturday. Australia's lack of top-order runs has been a key reason in their falling 3-0 behind against England in the five-match...
  • The Ashes, 1st Test: England lead by 15 runs despite Agar heroics 11-07-2013 11:35 PM

    Nottingham: A see-sawing second day in the opening Ashes Test in which Australian teenage debutant Ashton Agar make the highest score by a No. 11 batsman in a record last-wicket stand ended with England reaching 80 for 2 for a lead of 15 runs. England captain Alastair Cook was 37...
  • Records set by Australian Test debutant Ashton Agar 11-07-2013 09:13 PM

    The records set by Australia's Ashton Agar and Phil Hughes against England during the first Ashes Test at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on Thursday. # Agar and Hughes' partnership of 163 is the highest for a 10th wicket in Tests. It was previously 151, jointly held by New Zealand's Brian Hastings...
  • Australia ease to a six-wicket win over Somerset 29-06-2013 10:47 PM

    London: Australia's first match under new coach Darren Lehmann saw the tourists ease to a six-wicket win over Somerset on the final day at Taunton on Saturday. Usman Khawaja, Phil Hughes and vice-captain Brad Haddin all hit fifties as Australia, who on Monday replaced sacked former coach Mickey Arthur with...
  • Khawaja, Hauritz join NSW exodus 29-06-2012 11:44 AM

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  • Hughes quits NSW to revive Test career 28-06-2012 11:22 AM

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  • Ed Cowan likely to get CA contract 08-01-2012 12:40 PM

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  • Steyn lauds South Africa fightback 19-11-2011 03:46 AM

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