user tracker image
newscricket8 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Preparing to nail down a middle-to-lower order role, says Matthew Wade

With Aaron Finch having already confirmed of David Warner partnering him as an opener during Australia’s T20 World Cup 2021 campaign, Matthew Wade aims to lock himself as the team’s middle-order mainstay. Wade opened for Australia in 11 of their 15 T20Is in 2021, in either or both veterans' absence.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket12 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Australia have got the squad to win T20 World Cup, states Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch has stated that Australia have got a squad that can win the T20 World Cup, which begins on October 17 in the UAE and Oman. The Australia captain stressed on the importance of the warm-up matches against India and New Zealand in lead up to their campaign which gets underway on October 23.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket12 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | David Warner will open the batting in the T20 World Cup with me, states Aaron Finch

Australia’s limited-overs captain Aaron has confirmed that David Warner will open the batting with him for Australia in the upcoming T20 World Cup 2021 in the UAE and Oman. Aaron Finch is coming off knee surgery and he is confident to play two warm-up games before the showpiece event.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Situation tough but confident of becoming a better coach, says Langer after emergency meeting with players

Justin Langer, who recently had an emergency meeting with senior players following discontent over his management style, has said that 'situation at the moment is tough', adding that he was confident of becoming a better coach from it. Test captain Tim Paine has publicly backed Langer recently.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Australia announce star-studded squad for T20 WC; Inglis earns maiden call-up

Cricket Australia announced their 15-man squad for the T20 WC, which is scheduled to start from October 17 in the UAE. All the stars who were missing from action against West Indies and Bangladesh have returned to the squad, which also features a shock call-up for uncapped gloveman Josh Inglis.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Dressing room leaks disappointing; Australia can still bag the World T20 title, asserts Aaron Finch

Australia's limited-overs captain Aaron Finch stated that things get heated up as a result of successive losses and it's disappointing to see the way things have come out in the open. However, he added that a full-strength Australian team are still capable of winning the T20 World Cup.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

CA and ECB confirm availability of players for IPL 2021

Cricket Australia and England Cricket Board have cleared the participation of their players for the second leg of IPL in the UAE. As a result of this, the English cricket team will not be touring Pakistan as they will be taking part in the cash-rich league that will be played next month.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Aaron Finch undergoes successful knee injury, targets T20 World Cup return

Australia’s limited-overs captain Aaron Finch underwent a knee surgery on Thursday, August 12, and expects to be fit for the T20 World Cup in the UAE. He had suffered a knee injury during the T20I series in the West Indies, after which he was ruled out of the subsequent ODIs and the Bangladesh tour.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket3 months ago

Australian skipper Aaron Finch ruled out of Bangladesh T20Is with knee injury

After missing the first two ODIs of the Windies tour, Cricket Australia confirmed that skipper Aaron Finch has been ruled out of the upcoming five-match T20I series against Bangladesh with a knee injury. It is expected that Matthew Wade will lead the side in Bangladesh in the absence of Finch.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket3 months ago

WI vs AUS | Alex Carey to lead Australia as injured Finch ruled out of first ODI

In the absence of regular skipper Aaron Finch, who has been ruled out with an injury, wicketkeeper-batsman Alex Carey will lead the Australian side in the first ODI against the West Indies. Head coach Justin Langer also backed Carey and stated that he will do a fantastic job.
SportsCafe Desk