Pakistan vs Australia 1st Test Day 4: Australia in dire straits following centuries from Shehzad and Younis

Khan has now scored more Test centuries than any other Pakistan batsman

Khan has now scored more Test centuries than any other Pakistan batsman

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Pakistan opener Ahmed Shehzad and batsman Younis Khan both made centuries to leave Australia in dire straits at the end of the fourth day of the first Test in Dubai.

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Uncapped duo included in Australia’s Test squad

"Steve was the highest wicket-taker in the Sheffield Shield last season and we are confident he can perform at the next level"

“Steve was the highest wicket-taker in the Sheffield Shield last season and we are confident he can perform at the next level”

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Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh and New South Wales spinner Steven O’Keefe could both make their Test debuts against Pakistan after being included in the Test squad for the upcoming tour of the United Arab Emirates.

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Doolan returns to Australia after sustaining side strain

"He will have scans in Hobart which will provide a clear indication of the injury and the timeframe for his return to play"

“He will have scans in Hobart which will provide a clear indication of the injury and the timeframe for his return to play”

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Australia batsman Alex Doolan has returned home after sustaining a side strain while representing the National Performance Squad XI in a match against India’s National Cricket Academy in Bangalore. 

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Harris named assistant coach for Australia A home series

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“I certainly didn’t expect or ask for this opportunity but I jumped at the chance when [CA’s general manager of team performance] Pat Howard asked me”

Australia pace bowler Ryan Harris has been given his first taste of coaching as he was named the assistant coach for Australia A’s home series against South Africa A, India A and the Cricket Australia National Performance Squad.

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