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Michael Hussey

Michael Hussey is an Australian cricketer. He is a middle-order batsman. He is a member of the Australian cricket team touring India for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

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In March 2010, Simon Katich and Hussey have revealed that they dont plan to play until 2013, when Australia travels to England for an Ashes showdown.

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Arthur asks young Oz players to 'stand up and take responsibility' in absence of seniors
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Premature birth of his child forces Hussey out of Australia's tour
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Oz selectors recall Johnson for England tour
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Ponting struggles as Oz top order fails to click in second Test against Windies
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Hussey says he doesn't want to think about getting axed
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Hussey wary of 'born-again' Windies pace battery
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Australia thumps Windies by eight wickets in first T20
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Pattinson gets T20 berth for Windies series
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Hussey becomes Australia's highest Test run-scorer for 2011
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Test poised for tight finish as India, Australia share honours on day three
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Oz rookie Cowan urges ICC to make Decision Review System mandatory
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Greg Chappell wants 'controversial' Decision Review System made mandatory in cricket
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Umesh takes three wickets to restrict Australia on 6/277 on day one
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