Cricket-Australia v Afghanistan

March 3 (Reuters) - Factbox on Wednesday's World Cup Pool A match between Australia and Afghanistan at WACA, Perth. - - AUSTRALIA Captain: Michael Clarke Coach: Darren Lehmann Squad: Clarke, Aaron Finch, David Warner, Shane Watson, George Bailey, ... [Read entire story]

Australia to send extra 300 troops to Iraq

Australia announced Tuesday it will send another 300 troops to Iraq in a joint mission with New Zealand to help train local forces fighting to reclaim territory seized by the Islamic State group. Prime Minister Tony Abbott said the decision followed ... [Read entire story]