Australia captain Michael Clarke is a doubt for next month's seven-match one-day international tour of India.
Xavier Doherty claimed 4-49 as Australia eased to a 64-run victory over West Indies in the ODI series opener in St Vincent.
Xavier Doherty is back in the Australia squad to replace Nathan Hauritz, who is now a big doubt for the World Cup.
Xavier Doherty has been named in the Australian team to face England in the first match of the ODI series in Melbourne.
Spinner Xavier Doherty is set to make his Test debut for Australia in the Ashes opener at the Gabba.
Joe Drabble kicks off his Ashes blog by analysing Australia's controversial selection of Xavier Doherty.
Xavier Doherty is determined make the most of his opportunity after being named in Australia's squad for the first Ashes Test.
Australia have trimmed their squad for the Ashes opener from 17 to 13 names - and there is no place for spinner Nathan Hauritz.
Michael Hussey and Marcus North both failed with the bat Australia's top order struggled for runs in Sheffield Shield action.
Shane Warne believes Nathan Hauritz will go into the Ashes series as Australia's No.1 spinner despite competition from Xavier Doherty.
Australia captain Ricky Ponting expects Mitchell Johnson to regain his best form in the Ashes.
Australia slumped to a sixth straight loss as Sri Lanka recovered from 107-8 to chase down a target of 240 in the first ODI.
New Zealand v Sri Lanka ODI
Sri Lanka win by 34 runs
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Bob Willis says AB de Villiers could well be the best batsman of all time after blasting a record ODI ton off 31 balls.
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