newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Nathan Lyon and I can play a huge role, says Adam Zampa

Australia’s Adam Zampa is confident that he can build a formidable partnership along with veteran spinner Nathan Lyon ahead of the start of the upcoming 2019 ICC ODI World Cup on May 30. Zampa revealed that he looks up to England’s Adil Rashid as a role model in limited-overs cricket.
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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 vs Australia | Important to have good spinners in World Cup squad, believes Nathan Lyon

Nathan Lyon has underlined the fact that it will be important for all the teams to have a couple of good spinners in their team during the upcoming World Cup. The offie has also added that he is trying to have some more variations in his bowling to succeed in the limited-over formats.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC Test team 2018 | Virat Kohli named captain ; Rishabh Pant and Jasprit Bumrah included

Virat Kohli was once again named as captain of the ICC Test team for the 2018 season as Indian debutants, Rishabh Pant and Jasprit Bumrah, were also included in the squad. Meanwhile, Australia’s Nathan Lyon and Kiwi duo of Tom Latham and Henry Nicholls also find a spot in the 2018 Test team.
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newscricket4 months ago

India vs Australia | Nathan Lyon ruled out of series finale; Jason Behrendorff injured

Nathan Lyon will not be a part of the series finale in the three-match ODI series, which is currently level at 1-1, against India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Leg-spinner Adam Zampa will be given a rare start as Jason Behrendorff is replaced by Billy Stanlake for the deciding match on Friday.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | Mohammed Shami’s post-collision “brain fade” results one of the easiest run-outs misses ever

Mohammed Shami’s transition from Test cricket to ODI cricket was complete in this series as he managed to set up few batsmen intelligently. However, he found himself embarrassed after he failed to understand which side he should throw the ball today after his collision with Nathan Lyon.
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newscricket5 months ago

India vs Australia | Hosts not showing any desperation at all, says Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting has stated that Nathan Lyon’s dismissal on day four says a lot about the Australian players’ mindset as the hosts seem to lack any desperation at all. The Australian team has been forced by India to follow-on in the fourth match of the series after the hosts were all-out for 300.
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featurecricket5 months ago

India vs Australia | Takeaways: Cheteshwar Pujara’s phenomenal change and illogical criticism of Australian bowlers

Cheteshwar Pujara and Rishabh Pant’s two big centuries helped India get a total of 622/7 in the first innings and that may result in an innings victory for the visitors. While many things went in India’s favour, the legends of the game criticizing the Aussie pacers was devoid of any sort of logic.
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newscricket5 months ago

India vs Australia | There was confusion between pacers and Tim Paine, reveals David Saker

Australia’s bowling coach, David Saker, has revealed that there was some confusion between captain Tim Paine and the pace bowling trio on Day 1 of the fourth Test being played at the SCG. Saker added that a ‘heated’ discussion took place post day’s play at the end of day one in Sydney.
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newscricket5 months ago

India vs Australia | Australia recall Usman Khawaja and Nathan Lyon for ODI series

Australia have recalled the services of Usman Khawaja and Nathan Lyon, along with Peter Siddle, for the upcoming ODI series against India which starts on January 12 . Justin Langer’s side have also decided to rest the pace trio of Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood.
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