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Gilly and Junior: the accidental openers

Adam Gilchrist and Mark Waugh reflect on the unlikely beginnings - and rocky start - to their time as Australia's one-day openers

Finch century drives Aussies to 9-270

Aaron Finch completed his 10th one-day century in the second ODI at the Gabba as England's bowlers restricted the hosts to a modest total


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Watch all nine Australian wickets to fall

England's spinners did the damage at the Gabba, taking five wickets between them as Aaron Finch guided Australia to 9-270 in the second ODI


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Fancy footwork ends Carey's maiden knock

England's Chris Woakes was a talented footballer as a junior and used his soccer skills to run out Australia debutant Alex Carey with a clean strike


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Match highlights: Sixers withstand Heat challenge

The Heat again gave the Sixers something to think about, but the reigning champs had plenty of contributors with bat and ball, winning by 18 runs


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Kimmince belts it out of the ground at Hurstville

The Heat needed runs, and Delissa Kimmince delivered in the most emphatic of ways, smashing the ball out of the ground at Hurstville Oval


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Fantastic Finch makes it back-to-back tons

Australia opener Aaron Finch picked up where he left off in Melbourne with another bruising century against England at the Gabba in the second ODI


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Carey, Richardson receive their ODI caps

Ian Healy and Carl Rackemann were on hand to present Alex Carey and Jhye Richardson with their maiden ODI caps ahead of the match against England


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Burns beauty claims big scalp of Mooney early

Erin Burns backed up a brilliant performance with the bat with a screamer to send Brisbane Heat powerhouse Beth Mooney packing for a duck


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Kimmince varies it up in attack for Heat

Brisbane Heat bowler Delissa Kimmince kept the Sydney Sixers' batters guessing at Hurstville Oval and was rewarded with three wickets


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Burns fires up for Sydney Sixers with the bat

With Healy, Perry and van Niekerk falling inexpensively, Erin Burns answered the call for Sydney Sixers with an excellent half-century at Hurstville


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Harris helps Heat to perfect start

Brisbane Heat could not have asked for a better start, with yesterday's main destroyer with the bat sent packing on the first ball of the day


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Some massive new King of the Six contenders

Some stunning blows in the latest collection of Weet-Bix King of the Six contenders, featuring some rising stars like Ben McDermott and established guns like Glenn Maxwell


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Friends and foes describe Waugh's perfect day

It's one of the most famous moments in Australian cricket, hear what it was like to have a front row seat for Steve Waugh's 2003 ton at the SCG


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The long and the short of the Ashes legend

Dean Jones reckons he knows exactly what Australia and England are playing for, some of his former teammates and opponents aren't convinced...


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Mike Hussey Masterclass: The Leave

One of Australia's greats offers his advice on how to execute the perfect leave. Watch more expert masterclasses on the Optus Sport app



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1. NSW
5
24.94
2. QLD
5
21.42
3. TAS
5
19.64
4. WA
5
17.56
5. SA
5
16.06
6. VIC
5
13.11