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World Twenty20 2009

Injured Watson certain of quick recovery

Shane Watson has said he is not in doubt for next month's World Twenty20 despite a groin injury ruling him out of the final two weeks of the IPL

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The Ashes 2009

Over the moon Lee sets sights on England

Brett Lee is confident he will be fit for the Ashes after coming through his first game since surgery free of pain

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Pakistan v Australia 2009

Haddin and Watson fined for dissent

Brad Haddin and Shane Watson have been fined 15% and 25% of their match fee respectively after being found guilty of breaching the ICC code of conduct during the Twenty20 international against Pakistan in Dubai on Thursday

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Australia in England 2009

Symonds' future in his hands

James Sutherland, the Cricket Australia chief executive, will not guarantee Andrew Symonds a spot in Australia's plans for the next year

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Pakistan v Australia, Twenty20 International, Dubai

Haddin steps up for final fling before England

After the end of a draining one-day series, which Australia won 3-2, the teams sign off with a Twenty20 in Dubai

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Pakistan v Australia 2009

Third ODI defeat was turning point - Alam

Pakistan coach Intikhab Alam has said that the third ODI was the turning point of the series against Australia and had his team won that they would have won the series instead of losing it 3-2

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Pakistan v Australia, 2009

Haddin ready to take reins for Twenty20

Michael Clarke's stand-in leadership will be passed on to Brad Haddin for the final game of Australia's limited-overs campaign against Pakistan

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Pakistan v Australia, 5th ODI, Abu Dhabi

Akmal ton ensures consolation win

A scintillating century from Kamran Akmal helped guide Pakistan to a seven-wicket win, and book-ending victories in their five-match series against Australia

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Pakistan v Australia, one-day series, 2009

Bouncing Bollinger looks to England

Doug Bollinger's impressive five-wicket haul in Abu Dhabi on Friday has kept alive his chances of being part of the Ashes campaign