newscricket6 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Peter Handscomb will definitely play, he deserves it, says Justin Langer

Justin Langer is 100% confident that Peter Handscomb will make his World Cup debut against England in the semi-final at Edgbaston on Thursday. After missing out narrowly on the initial squad, Handscomb was called in to replace the injured Shaun Marsh who was ruled out with a fractured forearm.
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newscricket8 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England deserve to be called the best team in the world, asserts Justin Langer

Justin Langer has reiterated that England have done a superb job in the last few years and deserve to be the best team in the world. The Australian coach has also added that they will be doing everything they can to nullify the opening duo of Jonny Bairstow and Jason Roy in the semi-final.
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newscricket15 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Australia winning the big moments has been the difference in the tournament, believes Ricky Ponting

Australia's assistant coach Ricky Ponting believes that his team winning the big moments in matches has been the telling difference in the tournament. Ponting has also hailed skipper Aaron Finch for his "outstanding" captaincy and has praised the Victorian for captaining the side proactively.
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newscricket16 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Langer, Smudge, Punter, myself, and Haddin part of think-tank, says Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch said the Australian think tank, comprising Justin Langer, Steve Smith, Ricky Ponting, himself, and Brad Haddin, was at it together to dismiss the dangerous Colin de Grandhomme first ball. Australia beat neighbours New Zealand by 86 runs to register their fifth successive win.
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newscricket22 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England are the best team in the world, states Justin Langer

Justin Langer feels England are the team to beat in the ongoing World Cup even though their loss against underdogs Sri Lanka has left them in a tricky spot. He further talked about the team’s star batsmen David Warner and Steve Smith and the treatment they have received so far in the tournament.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Marcus Stoinis back in squad for Bangladesh game

Australian coach Justin Langer has said that Marcus Stoinis, who had missed out on two back-to-back games against Pakistan and Sri Lanka, may have a chance to play against Bangladesh on Thursday. Stoinis was ruled out due to a side strain injury that he picked up during the game against India.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Australia have very good batting side and I'm sure the opportunities will come, says Justin Langer

Australian head coach Justin Langer stated that the talent in Australia’s squad allows them to be flexible with their batting lineup and he believes that the batsmen are skilled enough to adapt themselves to the circumstances. He went on to discuss the role of the middle order batsmen in the team.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | David Warner will open if he’s fit, says Justin Langer

Australian coach Justin Langer has said that David Warner will undoubtedly open the innings in their opening game of the World Cup against Afghanistan provided he is fit. Warner has some soreness in his right leg due to which he also missed the second warm-up game against Sri Lanka.
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newscricket2 months ago

We always had confidence that we could beat India, says Usman Khawaja

Australia’s Usman Khawaja has revealed that he always knew the national squad had the ability to beat India even after they went 2-0 down in the series away from home earlier this year. Khawaja has added that he would rather score a duck and win as compared to hitting a century and losing.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Josh Hazlewood just hasn’t been playing any cricket, says Justin Langer

Justin Langer has justified Josh Hazlewood’s exclusion from by citing the latter’s recent injuries and the limited game time that he has had of late. Langer has also revealed Steve Smith’s dedication to be prepared for the big tournament as he returns to the squad after serving a 12-month ban.
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