Australia beat Pakistan to reach semi-finals

Steve Smith and Shane Watson have withstood a brilliant spell of fast-bowling from Pakistan's Wahab Riaz to steer Australia into a World Cup semi-final against India next week.

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Ball hits stumps, but bails stay on

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq becomes the second batsman at this World Cup to have a ball has hit his stumps only for the bails to remain in place.

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Our batting depth is key: Hazlewood

Josh Hazlewood speaks to the media ahead of Australia's final World Cup warm-up match against the UAE at the MCG

English press rate Aussie Ashes quicks

Mitchell Johnson is set to lead a pace pack full of 'fear factor' to the UK this winter


Match Report: World Cup No.5 secure

Michael Clarke guided his side to a comprehensive seven-wicket win against New Zealand in front of an Australian record crowd

Josh Hazlewood

Ryno: pace gives the Aussies upper hand blogger Ryan Harris explains why Australia's pace trio of Starc, Johnson and Hazlewood will reclaim the Cup