Usman Khawaja

  • 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    Sydney: Australian Ashes hopefuls Usman Khawaja and Phil Hughes were on Monday withdrawn from the Cricket Australia Invitational XI to play England in the tourists' final warm-up match before the Test series starts next week.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...
  • Khawaja pushes Ashes claim with one-day ton 27-10-2013 03:25 PM

    Brisbane: Batsman Usman Khawaja has pressed his claims for a place in Australia's team for the first Ashes cricket test against England with a century for Queensland in the final of the domestic one-day cup. Khawaja's dominant 104 came from 100 balls in Queensland's five-wicket win over New South Wales....
  • Usman Khawaja in row over beer logo on uniform 22-10-2013 01:30 PM

    Sydney: Australian batsman Usman Khawaja may follow fellow Muslim Fawad Ahmed and refuse to wear a uniform with a beer brand logo, but admits that cementing his Test place comes first. Khawaja, the first Muslim to wear the baggy green, told The Sydney Morning Herald he had considered whether it...
  • James Faulkner set to make Australia debut in fifth Test 20-08-2013 07:38 PM

    Australia allrounder James Faulkner is in line to make his Test debut after replacing Usman Khawaja for the fifth and final Ashes Test, starting at The Oval on Wednesday. Australia have also recalled fast bowler Mitchell Starc in place of Jackson Bird, captain Michael Clarke told a news conference on...
  • Usman Khawaja's Cricket Australia contract upgraded 19-08-2013 09:41 PM

    Sydney: Batsman Usman Khawaja, who faces a battle to keep his place in the Australia team for this week's final Ashes Test, has had his central playing contract upgraded, Cricket Australia said on Monday. CA said Khawaja was upgraded for the 2013/14 season list after having played three or more...
  • 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...
  • Australia demand answers from ICC over DRS 02-08-2013 09:10 AM

    Manchester: Cricket's decision review system was further dragged through the mire on Thursday after another controversial decision in the third Ashes Test with the irate Australian board and even Prime Minister Kevin Rudd weighing in. Usman Khawaja was adjudged by umpire Tony Hill to have edged spinner Graeme Swann to...
  • The Ashes: Harris, Khawaja in Australia's XI for 2nd Test 18-07-2013 10:25 AM

    London: Australia have dropped Mitchell Starc and Ed Cowan from the second Ashes Test beginning at Lord's on Thursday and replaced them with fast bowler Ryan Harris and middle order batsman Usman Khawaja. Harris, who has been troubled by injury throughout his career, will return to play a Test after...
  • 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...
  • Australian cricket in deep crisis after axing of four players 11-03-2013 08:14 PM

    CNN-IBN's cricket expert Harsha Bhogle discusses the crisis in Australian cricket following the sacking of four players, including vice-captain Shane Watson, for a breach of team discipline. ...
  • Khawaja, Hauritz join NSW exodus 29-06-2012 11:44 AM

    ...
  • Warne terms Khawaja's axe a bit harsh 23-12-2011 11:31 AM

    ...
  • 2nd Test: Aus seek to save series in SA 16-11-2011 10:18 AM

    ...