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Michael Clarke slams ‘headline-chasing coward’ as war-of-words heats up

Michael Clarke slams ‘headline-chasing coward’ as war-of-words heats up

MELBOURNE: Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has angrily rejected suggestions he helped create a culture that led to the ball-tampering scandal, slamming a leading broadcaster as a “headline-chasing coward”. The war-of-words stems

Clarke can lead, rest will follow

MICHAEL Clarke is set to play in Thursday’s third and final Test of the summer against Sri Lanka in Sydney but is likely to be rested from some one-day internationals after a

Clarke expects more Pakistan spin

Australian captain Michael Clarke hopes his batsmen will continue to show improvement against Pakistan’s spinners when the teams clash in the second one-day international in Abu Dhabi on Friday. Australia negotiated the

Resolute Australia edge out Pakistan

Mitchell Starc took 5-42 and Michael Clarke and George Bailey hit fifties to help Australia beat Pakistan by four wickets in the first limited overs international here on Tuesday. The lanky left-armer’s

Cowan hits century on county debut

Ed Cowan sent a message to Australia’s selectors as the opener marked his County Championship debut for Gloucestershire with a century on the second day against Essex at Cheltenham on Thursday. With

Clarke stunned

Australia captain Michael Clarke admitted he hadn’t seen a 4-0 one-day campaign defeat by England coming after his side made some unwanted history here on Tuesday. England cruised to a seven-wicket in