There is talk that he is vulnerable against spin, but Khawaja thinks he is second only to Steve Smith
03 May 2020 2:35 PM
Among others dropped from the central contracts are Usman Khawaja, Peter Handscomb, Marcus Stoinis, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Marcus Harris
30 Apr 2020 10:13 AM
Khawaja, the left-handed cricketer was dropped from the team, after his poor-show during the India tour and the recently concluded Ashes.
26 Nov 2019 4:39 PM
Cameron Bancroft has been recalled back into the side and he is a part of three specialist openers in the 14-man squad.
14 Nov 2019 11:00 AM
In six innings at the Ashes he has returned with scores of 13, 40, 36, 2, 8 and 23.
05 Sep 2019 5:15 PM
Smith’s return is a timely boost for Australia, who need only win one of the final two matches to retain the Ashes.
03 Sep 2019 12:00 PM
Khawaja will captain Australia in the three-day match while regular skipper Tim Paine takes a break.
29 Aug 2019 6:32 PM
Selectors face several crunch decisions ahead of the first test at Edgbaston starting on Thursday.
31 Jul 2019 4:53 PM
Ponting also recalled Khawaja's performance during Test match series against India saying that the left-handed batsman was not at his best.
29 Jul 2019 6:51 PM
Khawaja sustained a hamstring injury during the recently concluded ICC Men's Cricket World Cup and was ruled out of the tournament.
22 Jul 2019 11:09 AM
Top-order batsman Khawaja suffered the left hamstring injury in Australia's surprise 10-run defeat by South Africa
07 Jul 2019 8:39 PM
Khawaja had sustained a hamstring injury during the match against South Africa on Saturday.
07 Jul 2019 4:10 PM
It was a third defeat in six for Bangladesh, and they will need a run of wins and other results to go their way to make the knockout phase.
21 Jun 2019 8:32 AM
In the run-up to the World Cup, Australia turned their fortunes around when they registered a 3-2 ODI series comeback victory over India.
28 May 2019 10:01 AM
Khawaja limped off after being hit on the knee while fielding.
28 May 2019 9:04 AM
Khawaja underwent scans on his jaw after being struck by an Andre Russell bouncer in the second over of Australia’s innings.
23 May 2019 8:34 AM
Warner will bat at number three behind Aaron Finch and Usman Khawaja, with Smith named at four in the one-day match at Allan Border Field.
06 May 2019 11:22 AM
The Australia captain and Warner have had formed a successful first wicket partnership and had opened during the 2015 edition on home soil.
15 Apr 2019 3:18 PM
Australia's selectors also face a bowling conundrum.
01 Apr 2019 12:35 PM
'The guys in our dressing room, and with Steve Smith and David Warner coming back – they are world-class players', said Lyon.
25 Mar 2019 1:57 PM