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India v Australia, 1st Test, Pune, 2nd day

O'Keefe chooses the big stage to defy beliefs

Feb 24, 2017: In the past, Steve O'Keefe has dismissed Kevin Pietersen, Virat Kohli, and many more in first-class cricket. Yet Australia have consistently found reasons not to pick him

Jarrod Kimber in Pune

India v Australia, 1st Test, Pune, 2nd day

O'Keefe resuscitates Test career with 6.1 overs

Feb 24, 2017: Steve O'Keefe produced his second-best first-class figures, of 6 for 35, in a fine spell of spin bowling after lunch to lead Australia's charge, and put his own career back on track

Brydon Coverdale

India v Australia, 1st Test, Pune, 2nd day

India's worst ever seven-wicket collapse

Feb 24, 2017: As Steve O'Keefe raced his way to a six-wicket haul in Pune, India registered a record collapse

Bharath Seervi

India v Australia, 1st Test, Pune, 2nd day

O'Keefe and Smith put Australia in dominant position

Feb 24, 2017: Steve O'Keefe and Steven Smith put Australia in a powerful position at stumps on day two against India in Pune

The Report by Brydon Coverdale

Australia in India 2017

Australian spin faces up to economic crisis

Feb 22, 2017: For Australia to find any success in India, their spinners will have to keep their economy rates in check, a fact backed up by the past 20 years of Australian visits to India for Tests

Daniel Brettig

India A v Australians, tour match, Mumbai, 3rd day

Lyon, O'Keefe among wickets in drawn game

Feb 19, 2017: The Australian spinners picked up seven wickets between them, but finished with economy rates higher than four in the tour game against India A in Mumbai

ESPNcricinfo staff

Australia in India 2017

O'Keefe puts Panesar, Herath advice to work for India tour

Feb 7, 2017: The Australian left-arm spinner believes that building pressure while being a little defensive is how the spinners can keep India's batting in check

Daniel Brettig

'To succeed in India, you've got to forget what you do in Australia'

Jan 24, 2017: Steven Smith talks about the challenges that an India tour presents, lessons from Sri Lanka, and how the side's senior players need to step up

Interview by Daniel Brettig

You don't need Shield cricket to prepare for India

Jan 17, 2017: That there are no first-class fixtures in Australia this month shouldn't make a difference to how players like O'Keefe and Renshaw train for the India tour

Brad Haddin

Australia news

O'Keefe withdrawn from BBL to prepare for India tour

Jan 9, 2017: The left-arm spinner will undergo Test-specific preparation to get his body in tune to the demands of Test cricket

Daniel Brettig

Australia v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Sydney, 5th day

Hazlewood wraps up 3-0 whitewash

Jan 7, 2017: The fast bowler took three wickets to wrap up Australia's 12th successive Test win - and a fourth successive whitewash - over Pakistan on home soil

The Report by Daniel Brettig

Australia v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Sydney

Cartwright to debut; O'Keefe replaces Bird

Jan 2, 2017: Australia confirmed their XI on the eve of the third Test against Pakistan in Sydney, with allrounder Hilton Cartwright to make his debut and spinner Steve O'Keefe included

Brydon Coverdale

Australia v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Sydney

Australia's combination a mystery for Sydney

Dec 31, 2016: Will Australia pick a seam allrounder and play two spinners at the SCG? Or will they play a spin allrounder, a specialist spinner and three quicks?

Brydon Coverdale

Pakistan in Australia 2016-17

Australia call up O'Keefe and Agar

Dec 30, 2016: Australia have dropped batsman Nic Maddinson for next week's Sydney Test, while left-arm spinners Steve O'Keefe and Ashton Agar have been included in a 13-man squad

Daniel Brettig

New South Wales v Western Australia, Sheffield Shield 2015-16, Sydney, 1st day

O'Keefe's five-for knocks WA out for 216

Nov 4, 2016: It was the left-arm spinner's first match in any format since a hamstring injury on the Sri Lanka tour, and a fine from Cricket Australia for a disciplinary matter upon coming back home

ESPNcricinfo staff

Matador Cup 2016-17

O'Keefe ruled out of Matador Cup

Oct 6, 2016: Steve O'Keefe's nightmarish start to the season has escalated further, with a broken finger ruling the New South Wales and Australia left-arm spinner out of the Matador Cup

Daniel Brettig

Australia news

O'Keefe to stay off alcohol after hotel incident

Sep 13, 2016: Spinner Steve O'Keefe has vowed to quit drinking for the summer in an effort to give himself the best possible chance of representing Australia again

ESPNcricinfo staff

Australia news

O'Keefe fined over hotel incident

Aug 8, 2016: Injured spinner Steve O'Keefe has been fined $10,000 by Cricket Australia after being issued with a criminal infringement notice by New South Wales Police following an incident at a Sydney hotel on Saturday night

Brydon Coverdale

Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st Test, Pallekele

Holland called up to replace O'Keefe

Jul 29, 2016: Jon Holland will join Australia's squad for the second Test against Sri Lanka in Galle after a hamstring injury ruled Steve O'Keefe out of the remainder of the series

Daniel Brettig in Pallekele

Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st Test, Pallekele, 3rd day

Australia may need reinforcement after O'Keefe injury

Jul 28, 2016: Adam Zampa or Jon Holland may soon fly to Sri Lanka to replenish Australia's spin stocks after Steve O'Keefe suffered an injury to his right hamstring on day three of the Pallekele Test match

Daniel Brettig Pallekele
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