Thrown into Jonathan Trott`s vacant number three position, Joe Root led from the front to restore some pride for a wounded England on day four of the second Ashes test on Sunday, savouring a war of words with Australia`s frustrated fielders.
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CANBERRA (Reuters) – Australia celebrated its first same-sex marriages on Saturday under the threat of a court challenge that could render the unions invalid within days.
Australia overcame Argentina 5-2 in the first Pool B match of the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Friday. read more
A fired-up Mitchell Johnson dismissed England captain Alastair Cook cheaply in a hammer blow for the tourists after Australia declared for a mammoth first innings of 570 to be firmly in control after day two of the second Ashes test on Friday. read more
JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia and Australia announced on Thursday that they would set up a hotline as part of efforts to repair relations following media reports last month that Canberra had spied on top Indonesian officials.
Australia have named an unchanged side for the second Ashes Cricket Test against England starting Thursday in Adelaide. read more
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Attorney-General George Brandis said on Wednesday raids by Australia’s domestic spy agency on the Canberra offices of a lawyer representing East Timor over Australian bugging claims were justified on grounds of national security.
Pakistan-born cricketer Fawad Ahmed has been named Australia`s Muslim sportsperson of the year, beating code-hopping rugby league superstar Sonny Bill Williams, according to reports. read more
A sea eagle snatched a video camera that was recording crocodiles in northwest Australia and captured footage of its 70-mile journey across the country’s remote landscape.
Australia will leave no stone unturned to find ways of unsettling England during the Ashes, even if it involves raising the sensitive issue of Jonathan Trott`s troubles out on the field. read more