newscricket7 hours ago

Ashes 2019 | David Warner is the most mentally tough cricketer I know, says Tim Paine

Australian skipper Tim Paine has backed misfiring opener David Warner to come good ahead of the third Test at Headingley. The left-handed opener has thus far had a disastrous series, failing to reach double digits in four attempts after having fallen victim to Stuart Broad in three of them.
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featurecricketa day ago

Ashes 2019 | Winners and Losers from Lord's ft. Marcus Harris, English tail-enders and Technology

It almost feels like Edgbaston served as a clam before the storm that was Lord's, as the series has been blown wide open despite the match ending in a draw. Just like Jofra Archer's bouncers, you just cannot evade our winners and losers list, and we've compiled our own from the Lord's Test.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket4 days ago

8 Things you missed | From Steve Smith laughing at Stuart Broad to Jofra Archer giving tough time to Jonny Bairstow

I am extremely sorry to inform you that you have missed 8 most important and entertaining incidents from day 4 as you were busy enjoying the battle between Steve Smith and Jofra Archer. But don't worry! You have us to keep you updated as we have compiled them in our daily section .
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newscricket4 days ago

Twitter reacts as Steve Smtih returns to bat again despite sickening hit on neck by Jofra Archer

What a day of Test cricket it was! Jofra Archer and Steve smith created some unforgettable moments during the 4th day of Ashes as the latter returned to crease despite being hit on his neck and scored a wonderful 92. Twitter went berserk to shower praise on the incredible grit and determination.
Soumil Khare
newscricket5 days ago

Ashes 2019 | None of us imagined the heights Steve Smith would go on to scale, says Shane Watson

Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has revealed that none of the Aussies predicted Steve Smith to scale the heights he has in Test cricket. Watson has also stated that the 12-month ban worked as a blessing in disguise for Smith, giving him ample time to reassess his batting skills.
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newscricket5 days ago

Ashes 2019 | It hasn’t really settled down with me yet, says Nathan Lyon on equaling Denis Lillee's record

Nathan Lyon has exclaimed that he's yet to come to terms with the fact that he is Australia's joint third-highest wicket-taker of all time. On Thursday, Lyon equaled Lillee's tally of 355 wickets after claiming the scalp of Bairstow, becoming the country's third-highest wicket-taker of all time.
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featurecricket6 days ago

Ashes 2019 | Lord's Day 2 Talking Points - England's middle-order woes and David Warner's worrisome form

Winning the toss and electing to field, the Aussies made the perfect start as Josh Hazlewood struck twice to put England in deep trouble. However, fighting knocks from Rory Burns and Bairstow and a probing new-ball spell from Stuart Broad ensured that the teams were inseparable at the end of Day 2.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket8 days ago

Ashes 2019 | Australia's Predicted XI for the second Test at Lord's

After successfully conquering the fortress of Edgbaston, the Aussies led by Tim Paine will now move on to their next stop, the Home of Cricket, where they'll look to crush England's hopes once again. Brimming with confidence from top to bottom, it is fair to say that they will walk in as favorites.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket12 days ago

Ashes 2019 | Josh Hazlewood admits stiff competition among pacers to make it to playing XI

Josh Hazlewood has stated that he is ready to give his best if he gets a go-ahead for the Lord's Test while saying every pacer is working hard to make it to the team. The New South Wales pacer has further added that England's plans of making pace-friendly tracks might prove counter-productive.
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newscricket21 days ago

Want to get off to a good start in the Ashes, asserts Tim Paine

Tim Paine is adamant that his side will look to get off to a good start at the start of their Ashes campaign against England in the first Test on August 1. Paine heaped praise on the Australian fast bowling attack boasting the likes of Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and James Pattinson.
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