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The Australia team and backroom staff celebrate

Australia news

Australia need new Test team sponsor

Test matches in Australia will be in need of a new naming rights sponsor from mid-2017 after it was revealed that Commonwealth Bank's new $15 million deal to support diversity in the game over the next three years is in fact a reduction of the bank's inve

Shaun Marsh set up Western Australia's chase with 70 off 78

Australia news

Marsh hamstring injury hits Australia plans

Australia's plans for the Test series against South Africa have been upset by a hamstring injury to Shaun Marsh, making him an unlikely starter for the opening match at the WACA Ground in Perth

A photo of Phillip Hughes in Australia's dressing room

Australia news

Clarify bouncer laws, Hughes inquest told

Definitions of what constitutes "unfair bowling" should be clarified by cricket's lawmakers, the New South Wales coronial inquest into the death of Phillip Hughes has heard

Phillip Hughes' funeral procession set out from the Macksville High School stadium

Australia news

New sledging claims appear at Hughes inquest

Sledging directed at Phillip Hughes and his batting partner Tom Cooper "in no way exacerbated the incident" in which Hughes was fatally injured, the inquest into the batsman's death has been told

Sean Abbott has a look at the pitch at New South Wales' training session

Australia news

Sean Abbott recalls day Phillip Hughes was hit

Sean Abbott does not want to see the laws of cricket changed to eradicate the use of bouncers because "there will always be risks in the game", the inquest into the death of Phillip Hughes has heard

Tom Cooper celebrates his century

Australia news

Hughes short balls 'not excessive'

Phillip Hughes' batting partner Tom Cooper denied his team-mate was subjected to an "ungentlemanly" number of bouncers on the afternoon he was fatally injured in a Sheffield Shield match

A tribute to Phillip Hughes in Australia's dressing room

Australia news

Hughes inquest examines tactics, sledging

Short-bowling tactics and allegations of sledging were placed under the microscope on day one of the New South Wales Coroner's inquest into the death of Phillip Hughes