MITCHELL Marsh and Nathan Coulter-Nile will have the chance to press their World Cup claims after being included in a 15-man squad for the Champions Trophy.
BULLS batsman Chris Lynn has had a few scares in recent months.
QUEENSLAND Bulls bowling coach Ashley Noffke says Matt Gale must find consistency if he is to go to the next level next season.
THE parlous state of Australia's Test batting stocks has seen selectors turn to 35-year-old Victorian Chris Rogers to bolster our top order for the Ashes.
THE Australian Cricket Ashes squad selectors say they have picked 16 players they believe give them the best possible chance of winning in English conditions.
THE first shots will be fired in the battle for the Ashes against England at Nottingham's Trent Bridge on July 10.
ENGLISH batsman Kevin Pietersen plans to return from a knee injury in the ICC Champions Trophy to ensure he is ready for the first Ashes Test against Australia.
MITCHELL Starc and Matthew Wade were the winners and David Hussey the biggest loser when Cricket Australia unveiled its list of contracted players for 2013-14.
A WITNESS to the brutal bashing of cricketer Jesse Ryder has described hearing the blows as his alleged attackers kicked him while he was lying on the ground.
DESPITE the 4-0 series loss to India, Australian coach Mickey Arthur does not believe wholesale changes are needed in the battle to regain the Ashes.
THE Queensland Bulls ensured Tasmania laboured all day to earn its Sheffield Shield triumph at Hobart's Bellerive Oval on Tuesday.
BULLS quick Ryan Harris gave Australian selectors a timely nudge on Monday with a superb spell of bowling.
QUEENSLAND Cricket's quest for an unprecedented clean sweep of the domestic trophies in the one season took a massive dent on Sunday.
FANS may howl in protest when they look at the calendar and notice it has thrown up a Champions Trophy one-day tournament on the eve of the Ashes showdown.
REFEREE, you can shut the gate…the Bulls have risen from the dust to make yet another final.
EMERGING Queensland batsman Joe Burns says the fact no Bulls players were selected in the All Stars four-day team of the year is a good omen.
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