Tag: Usman Khawaja
Usman Khawaja is fit to start against England in the Ashes opener.
Australia's new squad member Peter Handscomb will replace Usman Khawaja in Thursday's World Cup semi-final against England.
Trent Boult becomes New Zealand's first bowler to claim a hat-trick in the World Cup but champions Australia still cruise to an 86-run victory in their match at Lord's.
Usman Khawaja made 89 in total of 241 helming Australia to victory over Sri Lanka at the World Cup warm-up match in Southampton.
Australia beats Pakistan with hopeful Usman Khawaja's 98 ball.
Usman Khawaja struck 383 runs in Australia's series win over India earlier this month and former Aussie captain Ricky Ponting feels he has earned his place at the World Cup.
Australian Usman Khawaja was one of the standout players during the ODI series in India.
Khawaja made 100 off 106 deliveries as Australia put up a competitive total after electing to bat first at Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla ground.
Khawaja, who hit 11 fours and a six in his 113-ball knock, keeps up the pace during a 46-run second-wicket stand with the in-form Glenn Maxwell.
The arrest of Khawaja's brother came days before Australia's four-test home series against India.
Investigators believe Arsalan Khawaja set up his university colleague Nizamdeen in relation to a dispute over a woman.
Usman Khawaja's surgery will mean that Australia face the prospect of missing their three top batsmen for the first Test against India in December.
Finch and Khawaja put on a 142-run stand in the first innings and 87 in the second in a stellar debut for their nascent partnership.
The Australian media lauded Australia's performance against Pakistan, in particular that of Usman Khawaja, who scored 141 runs.
Khawaja and Head added 79 before lunch as Pakistan failed to take a wicket in the first session. The pair eventually put on an invaluable 132 runs for the fourth wicket.