Michael Crutcher

Gillespie cruises through bowling return in Georgetown

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 6 AAP - Jason Gillespie proved he was on track for Thursday's first Test against the West Indies during a strong bowling performance in his return match in Georgetown today.

Gayle dropped from West Indies squad for first Test

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 5 AAP - West Indian selectors must appoint a new vice-captain after local hero Ramnaresh Sarwan was today ruled out of Thursday's opening Test against Australia in Georgetown

Waugh leads rookie teammates to crushing Pura Cup win

BRISBANE, March 16 AAP - Steve Waugh's killer Test instincts helped propel NSW back to the top of Australian cricket with a thumping win over Queensland in the Pura Cup final at the Gabba today

MacGill bowls NSW into commanding position

BRISBANE, March 15 AAP - Stuart MacGill spun Queensland into a Pura Cup nightmare today as New South Wales' hardened Test men set the Bulls up for a final drubbing at the Gabba

Waugh bats on without fuss

BRISBANE, March 15 AAP - Steve Waugh has ignored the chance to leave international cricket on the perfect wave.

Dawes wipes out Slater magic in Pura Cup decider

BRISBANE, March 14 AAP - Queensland paceman Joe Dawes knocked over NSW's batting kingpins tonight to ensure the Bulls survived one of the best centuries of Michael Slater's career in the Pura Cup final at the Gabba

Kasprowicz and Dale push Bulls towards outright win

BRISBANE, Feb 28 AAP - Gabba hitmen Michael Kasprowicz and Adam Dale gave Victoria another Brisbane belting today as Queensland virtually booked itself a berth in the Pura Cup cricket final.

Perren stars as Bulls slip out of Victoria's grip

BRISBANE, Feb 27 AAP - Victoria watched Queensland squirm out of another Gabba headlock today as Clinton Perren continued his excellent summer with a century in the Pura Cup match.