newscricketa month ago

Ashes 2019 | Australia name initial 25-member squad, Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis overlooked

The Australian selectors have named a provisional 25-member squad for the Ashes which is set to commence from August 1. Cameron Bancroft, who was banned for nine months post the ball tampering saga has been included in the squad, while Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis have been overlooked.
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newscricketa month 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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featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | The underwhelming XI of group stage

Prior to the start of every major tournament, there are eyes fixed on certain players, thanks to the reputation they’ve built up, with expectations high to deliver. But sadly, more often than not, players tend to disappoint, leaving the fans to scratch their heads and think “What could have been?”
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Mitchell Marsh, Matthew Wade to cover Usman Khawaja and Marcus Stoinis

Australia have called up Matthew Wade and Mitchell Marsh as cover for the injured Usman Khawaja and Marcus Stoinis. Khawaja suffered a hamstring injury during their final encounter against South Africa while Stoinis is having some side strain trouble and are awaiting the results of their scans.
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Quinton de Kock replicates MS Dhoni's 'no-look' flick to send Marcus Stoinis packing

MS Dhoni has set the benchmark for wicket-keepers around the world with his lightning-fast stumpings, fancy flicks and run-outs. Today, Quinton de Kock replicated Dhoni's famous 'no-look' run-out to dismiss the dangerous Marcus Stoinis, in what almost seemed like a tribute to the Indian keeper.
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newscricket2 months ago

9 things you missed | From Ed Sheeran celebrating Smith's dismissal to pumpkin helmet celebration

What an amazing game of cricket it was! Sheer dominance by Australia and back to back defeats for England. We know you've noticed all the conventional incidents like Finch's century and Starc's yorker but we are sure you've missed these 9 highly entertaining incidents which we have covered for you.
Soumil Khare
newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Steve Smith left disappointed at Marcus Stoinis despite making calling errors by himself

There are numerous ways to be dismissed in cricket, but a mix-up between the batsmen is what piques the interest the most. In the encounter between Australia and England, Steve Smith's unawareness resulted in Marcus Stoinis' dismissal as the duo ended up on the same end while sneaking a double.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter reacts to Marcus Stoinis' irresponsible running between the wickets

Australia had a brilliant start with the monumental contribution from their openers. Aaron Finch went on to score a century but his dismissal sparked a collapse for Australia. Fans on Twitter lashed out on Marcus Stoinis as he was expected to bat well but gave his wicket in a stupid run-out.
Soumil Khare
newscricket2 months 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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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We're still trying to find that best XI, reveals Brad Haddin

Brad Haddin has stated that Marcus Stoinis’ injury has affected Australia's gameplan causing them to shuffle their starting lineup in order to find the best available combination. The Assistant Coach went on to discuss Usman Khawaja’s changed role in the team and the team’s expectations from him.
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