Usman Khawaja: News

25 Jun 2022

David Warner

Sri Lanka vs Australia, Tests: Preview, head-to-head, and key stats

After a clinical 3-2 win in ODIs, Sri Lanka will face Australia in a two-match Test series, starting June 29.

30 Mar 2022

Joe Root

ICC Test Rankings: Usman Khawaja enters top 10; Root slips

The International Cricket Council (ICC) have released an updated list of the Men's Player Rankings for both Tests and ODIs.

Australia beat Pakistan in third Test; seal series win

Australia beat Pakistan on Day 5 of the third Test to seal the series 1-0.

24 Mar 2022

Steve Smith

3rd Test, Day 4: Khawaja shines; Pakistan to chase 351

Australia declared their innings on a score of 227/3 on Day 4.

ICC World Test Championship 2021-23: Decoding Usman Khawaja's emphatic numbers

Veteran Australian batter Usman Khawaja has been enjoying a dream run of form with the bat since making a return to the side for the fourth Ashes Test in January 2022.

Lahore Test: Australia finish on 232/5; Usman Khawaja shines again

Australian opener Usman Khawaja continued his phenomenal run on Day 1 of the third Test against Pakistan at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.

16 Mar 2022

Nathan Lyon

Pakistan defy all odds to draw second Test against Australia

Pakistan held on to a famous draw in the second Test versus Australia in Karachi.

13 Mar 2022

Pakistan Cricket Team

2nd Test, Day 2: Australia post 505/8 against Pakistan

Australia batted for the entire day in the ongoing second Test versus Pakistan in Karachi.

Pakistan vs Australia: Usman Khawaja registers a record-breaking 160

Australian opener Usman Khawaja continues his exploits in Test cricket.

Pakistan vs Australia, 2nd Test: Usman Khawaja leads the show

The Australian cricket team ended Day 1 of the second Test versus Pakistan in Karachi on a high note.

13 Jan 2022

England Cricket Team

The Ashes, 5th Test: Match preview, stats, and more

Australia are set to play host to England for the fifth Ashes Test on Friday.

The Ashes, SCG Test ends in draw: Records broken

The fourth Ashes Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) ended in a draw.

08 Jan 2022

England Cricket Team

4th Ashes Test: Usman Khawaja helps Australia dominate the show

Day 4 of the fourth Ashes Test saw Australia be on top against England as they aim for a 4-0 lead in the five-match series.

08 Jan 2022

Test Cricket

Usman Khawaja hits second successive century in fourth Ashes Test

Australian batter Usman Khawaja smashed a second successive century in the ongoing fourth Ashes Test at the SCG.

The Ashes: Australian batter Usman Khawaja slams ninth Test century

Australian middle-order batter Usman Khawaja marked his Test comeback with an emphatic century.

06 Jan 2022

Stuart Broad

4th Ashes Test: Australia on top against England

After a rain-hit first day, Australia dominated the proceedings on Thursday in the fourth Ashes Test against England at the SCG.

04 Jan 2022

Travis Head

Ashes 2021-22: Usman Khawaja replaces Travis Head for fourth Test

Usman Khawaja has been recalled to Australia's Test team after two years for the fourth Ashes Test in Sydney, starting from January 5.

Australia announce squad for first two Ashes Tests

Australia have announced a 15-member squad for the first two Ashes Test matches against England.

Happy birthday Kagiso Rabada: His memorable spells in Test cricket

South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada turned 25 on Monday.

Usman Khawaja feels he is one of Australia's best batsmen

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja expressed his disappointment after he was excluded from the central contract list.

Usman Khawaja, Marcus Stoinis lose Cricket Australia contracts: Details here

Cricket Australia released a fresh list of central contract for the 2020-21 season.

WATCH: Rashid Khan hits extraordinary shot in BBL

The format of Twenty20 (T20) is considered to be the slam-bang version of the game, as batsmen tend to produce some incredible as well as unique shots to keep the runs coming at any cost.

20 Nov 2019

Test Cricket

A look at some records scripted in Day-Night Tests

India are preparing for a history-making moment as they would be playing their first-ever Day-Night Test when they face Bangladesh at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata, starting Friday.

We are a very adaptable team, says Australia coach Langer

Australia have been hit with two injuries in a quick span of time.

Afghanistan vs Australia: How to pick the winning Dream11?

Defending champions Australia open their ICC World Cup 2019 campaign against Afghanistan on Saturday in match number four.

23 May 2019

Steve Smith

2019 World Cup: In-form Steve Smith is Australia's best bet

Australia got the better of West Indies in a warm-up match ahead of the ICC World Cup 2019.

Australia beat Pakistan in fourth ODI: Here're records broken

Australia produced a stunning performance to defeat Pakistan in the fourth ODI of the five-match series.

25 Mar 2019

Pakistan Cricket Team

Australia beat Pakistan in second ODI: Here're records broken

Australia are making the most out of their new found momentum as they took a crucial 2-0 lead in the five-match ODI series against Pakistan.

India 2-3 Australia: Key learnings from the ODI series

The Indian cricket team succumbed to an ODI series loss against Australia at home despite being 2-0 up at one stage.

Australia defeat India in fifth ODI to win series 3-2

Australia scripted a memorable ODI series victory against India after winning the fifth match in Delhi on Wednesday.

India vs Australia, fifth ODI: Preview, Dream XI and more

The Indian cricket team has some serious work to do after losing two consecutive ODI matches against Australia in the five-match series.

08 Mar 2019

Virat Kohli

Australia beat India in third ODI: Here're records broken

Australia won the third ODI against India to pull one back in the five-match series and keep their hopes alive.

16 Dec 2018


#IndiaInAustralia: Three key moments of day three of second Test

The Indian cricket team has handed Australia significant advantage on Day 3 of the second Test in Perth.

04 Dec 2018


Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja's brother arrested over fake terror plot

Arsalan Khawaja, the brother of Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja, has been arrested in Sydney by counter-terrorism forces over a fake terror plot.

29 Nov 2018

Test Cricket

#IndiaInAustralia: Ricky Ponting has predicted the winner of Test series

After outlining the playing XI Australia should field in the first Test against India, legend Ricky Ponting has now predicted the winner of the series.

27 Nov 2018

Test Cricket

Here's the XI which Ponting would have fielded against India

Legend Ricky Ponting has given his inputs regarding the playing XI, which Australia should field, for the first Test against India, starting December 6.

22 Nov 2018

Test Cricket

#IndiaInAustralia: Hosts name 14-member squad for the first two Tests

The Test series between Australia and India starts from December 6 and Cricket Australia has announced a 14-man squad for the first two matches.

12 Oct 2018

Test Cricket

Usman Khawaja plays one of the greatest fourth innings knocks

Australia's opening batsman Usman Khawaja was the star of the show in the first Test against Pakistan, which concluded yesterday in Dubai.

05 Mar 2018

David Warner

David Warner involved in scuffle with Quinton de Kock

Trouble is mounting for Australian opener David Warner, after he was involved in scuffle with South Africa's wicket-keeper Quinton de Kock.

Aussie cricketer Usman Khawaja talks about being racially abused

Usman Khawaja, Australia's first Pakistan-born player, and the first Muslim to play Test cricket for them, opened up about his struggle with racial abuse as a child.