newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup | Steve Smith, David Warner make it to Australia squad

Steve Smith and David Warner, who will make a return to international cricket after a year, have been directly included in Australia’s 15-man World Cup squad. Wicketkeeper Peter Handscomb, who’s played all of Australia’s last 13 ODI games, and pace bowler Josh Hazlewood have been left out.
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newscricket2 months ago

India v Australia | Bench strength makes Australia serious contenders for World Cup, says Alex Carey

Australia wicket-keeper Alex Carey has been of the opinion that Australia’s bench strength could give them an edge over others in the World Cup. After a string of ODI series losses, a T20I series win against India, and a cut-throat ODI series leveled at 2-2 will give them a lot of confidence.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs Australia | Australia's hardwork of 18 months paying off, suggests Alex Carey

Alex Carey has heaped praise on a resilient Australian side who have managed to level the ongoing five-match ODI series against India under the leadership of Aaron Finch. India will take on the visitors in the fifth and final ODI to be played at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, Delhi.
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newscricket3 months ago

VIDEO | Nathan Coulter-Nile not given run-out despite his entire body being in the air

After the run-out rule change by the MCC and ICC, batsmen have been breathing easily and a lot of run-out options have died down drastically. Nathan Coulter-Nile was the beneficiary of the same as he was declared safe despite his entire body was in the air when the ball hit the stumps.
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs Australia | Glenn Maxwell will get a chance to bat higher up the order, informs Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch has informed that he will give in from Glenn Maxwell a chance to bat higher up the batting order in the upcoming ODI series against the Indians. The Australian captain has further mentioned that Alex Carey will also get a chance in the playing XI for the Hyderabad ODI. 
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs Australia | BBL has given us confidence ahead of India tour, says Alex Carey

Alex Carey has stated that the Australian players have got a lot of confidence for the Indian tour from the recently-concluded Big Bash League. The Australian vice-captain has also mentioned that they would be looking forward to play some fearless cricket against the Indians in the series.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | MS Dhoni recovers 11 yards in a flash, runs faster than wicket-keeper's throw

At the age of 37, MS Dhoni is still one of the fastest runners between the wickets and even after his dwindling prowess with the bat, he is still the preferred keeper. Today, he showed the signs of it as he recovered 11 yards in a flash by running faster than faster than wicket-keeper's throw.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | Alex Carey starts walking off instantly as ball takes an eternity to reach Shikhar Dhawan

Every batsman always wants the fielder to drop their catch and it is extremely rare to see anyone walking off before it is taken cleanly. However, it seems like Alex Carey had a lot of confidence in Shikhar Dhawan as he walked back to the pavilion even before his edge could reach the Indian.
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newscricket4 months ago

India vs Australia | Alex Carey hails Aaron Finch’s off-field contributions

Alex Carey has come up in support of the current ODI skipper Aaron Finch and has mentioned that a lot of credit goes to the work that Finch has put in for the team. The wicket-keeper has also underlined the fact that a series win against India will be the real confidence booster for the Aussies.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Unfortunate Alex Carey goes back to hut despite Perth Scorchers missing three direct hit chances

While direct-hit run-outs have been the order of the day in the T20 leagues recently, we don’t see many misses now. However, Ashton Turner was involved in one of the most bizarre run-outs as a couple of direct hits failed to dismiss Alex Carey before he threw it to the other end and ran him out.
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