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Hughes, Khawaja tip out Hussey

Michael Hussey will not get his desired ODI farewell at least partly to keep Usman Khawaja and Phillip Hughes away from the Twenty20 Big Bash League ahead of the India tour, the

Hussey stars in Chennai victory

CHENNAI – Michael Hussey cracked an unbeaten 83 off 56 balls to set up Chennai Super Kings’ 21-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Saturday. The Australian hit one six and 11 fours as Chennai made 183-5 before restricting Bangalore to 162-7 for their second win in three matches in the Twenty20 tournament.
Bangalore, who suffered their third defeat in four games, faltered in reply as they lost three wickets for 31 runs, including that

Hussey leads Australia to whitewash

DHAKA – Michael Hussey scored his first one-day century in four years to help Australia complete a 3-0 clean sweep against Bangladesh with a 66-run win in the third and final match on Wednesday. The middle-order batsman cracked two sixes and nine fours in a 91-ball 108 for his third one-day hundred, and his first since February 2007, as Australia posted a huge 361-8 in the day-night match. Bangladesh made a bold reply before finishing at 295-6 despite an impressive 93 from opener

Hussey, Watson take Australia to 361-8

DHAKA – Michael Hussey hit an impressive hundred and Shane Watson made a quickfire half-century as Australia posted 361-8 in the third and final one-day international against Bangladesh on Wednesday.
Hussey cracked two sixes and nine fours in a 91-ball 108 for his third one-day hundred, and his first since February 2007, while opener Watson smashed three sixes and 11 fours in his 40-ball 72.
Middle-order batsman Hussey was involved in two useful stands, adding 89 for the

Hussey returns to Aussie squad

MUMBAI – Mike Hussey received a World Cup reprieve on Sunday when he was named as a replacement for injured fast bowler Doug Bollinger. Hussey had been named in the original 15-man squad for the Feb. 19 – April 2 tournament before being controversially removed as selectors feared he would not recover in time from a hamstring injury. The 35-year-old’s omission not only angered the batsman but also caused a furore in Australia. Hussey had always believed he would be fit to play most of

Hussey anchors Australia to 3-0 lead

SYDNEY – David Hussey steered Australia to a four-wicket win over England in the third one-day international at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday. Australia posted 215-6 to win with four overs to spare, after England scored just 214 from 48 overs — the third time in as many matches they have failed to last their full allotment of overs.
The home side take a 3-0 lead in the seven-match series, in which England are seeking a sixth consecutive ODI series win. The English total,