Skipper will not be considered for first Test if he cannot resume running by Wednesday, says chief selector Rod Marsh.
Josh Hazlewood appears a genuine possibility to make his Test debut in Brisbane after a glowing endorsement from chief selector Rod Marsh.
Michael Clarke must prove fitness in tour game on Friday or he will miss the first Test against India in Brisbane.
Chris Rogers' dream of finishing his Test career at next year's Ashes is still alive.
"Do not go before the clock tower" is a phrase commonly by trainers to jockeys at Flemington. It is racing parlance for not making your run too early.
This summer could be Brad Haddin's last in the baggy green after the wicketkeeper floated next year's Ashes series in England as a possible end point to his international career.
Ryan Carters is hoping a big score for Cricket Australia XI will be his breakthrough.
Acting India captain Virat Kohli says he and his teammates can immediately cope with the extra pace and bounce that comes with returning to Australia - and facing Mitch Johnson for the first time in his home conditions.
Janine Balding's father speaks of pain in hearing thrill-kill gang members' hopes for jail release.