David Warner's brisk century led Australia to a strong start against Afghanistan in Perth
David Warner's brisk century led Australia to a strong start against Afghanistan in Perth © AFP


    'Australia should win, but they have home pressure'

Couch Talk: Nathan Bracken backs his side to win the World Cup, looks back at 2007, and at the premature end to his career

    Inside the WACA scoreboard

It might be cramped, it might get hot in it, but it's part of the legend of the storied old ground. By Abhishek Purohit

    Ashes and dust, dross and gold

Whitewash to Whitewash is an inside look at the ups and down of Australian cricket between 2006 and 2014

'An amenities block converted into a museum for the boy from Bowral'

Melinda Farrell and George Dobell visit the Bradman museum and tour the International Cricket Hall of Fame

    The silver bullet

A pub brawl, a sacked coach and his anti-establishment replacement - the months leading up to Australia's 5-0 win, as chronicled in Daniel Brettig's Whitewash to Whitewash

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Michael Jeh: There's nothing wrong with the quality of the cricket on offer, but the bells and whistles surrounding it are intrusive and overwhelming

What do we talk about when we talk about aggression?

Alex Bowden: Why do people think players who get up in the opposition's faces also have aggressive approaches in their cricket?

Switching from pace to legspin

In which Nicholas Hogg, compelled by the depredations of age, attempts a change in cricket speciality

David Warner and Steven Smith racked up a century stand
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David Warner signals to the dressing room after completing his fifty
Aaron Finch walks off after being dismissed for 4
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A glimpse at life inside the WACA scoreboard
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26th Match, Pool A: Australia v Afghanistan at Perth - Mar 4
Australia 206/1 (30.5/50 ov)
NSW v Tasmania at Sydney
Mar 5-8, 2015 (10:30 local | 23:30 GMT -1d | 18:30 EST -1d | 17:30 CST -1d | 15:30 PST -1d)
Queensland v West Aust at Brisbane
Mar 5-8, 2015 (10:00 local | 00:00 GMT | 19:00 EST -1d | 18:00 CST -1d | 16:00 PST -1d)
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Mar 5-8, 2015 (10:30 local | 00:00 GMT | 19:00 EST -1d | 18:00 CST -1d | 16:00 PST -1d)
32nd Match, Pool A: Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney
Mar 8, 2015 (14:30 local | 03:30 GMT | 22:30 EST -1d | 21:30 CST -1d | 19:30 PST -1d)
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