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newscricket2 months ago

BAN vs AUS | Ashton Turner hoping for increased bowling workload with World T20 round the corner

Ashton Turner, who returned to bowling in international cricket last week, is hopeful of having an increased workload with the ball in the games to come, and insisted that he has started to enjoy bowling again. Turner also revealed that, in the Caribbean, he picked the brains of Andre Russell.
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featurecricket2 months ago

The Good, Bad and Ugly | Australia edition ft. Captain Carey, Ashton ‘Turner’ and the BBL Tragedy

The sight of Australia winning a game of cricket, these days, is as rare as watching Timo Werner putting the ball on the back of the net, so well done to Alex Carey for making a seemingly arduous task look easy. On that note, why don’t we try something different?
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket2 months ago

Takeaways for Australia from the Windies series ft. Unimpressive fringe pacers, Marsh's golden run and finishers conundrum

Taking the field after a long gap of four months with a weakened unit, Australia were up for a massive challenge against West Indies, with a lot to draw from the series with the T20 World Cup in sight. Let's take a look at where Australia stand and what they found out from their series loss.
Harshit Anand
featurecricket2 months ago

A St. Lucia Tragedy: Australia and the art of how not to structure a batting line-up

Weird things have happened over the past week. Not just in Cricket, but across sports.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket2 months ago

Spots up for grabs as Australia approach Windies litmus test with an eye on World T20

Australia return to the cricket field this week after a four-month hiatus, and awaiting them is a wounded Windies side desperate to make amends following a heart-shattering loss against the Proteas. SportsCafe looks at the key talking points for the Aussies heading into the five-match series.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket3 months ago

Dan Christian, Nathan Ellis among six players called up to Australia squad as backup

Dan Christian could be in line for a first T20I appearance in four years as the all-rounder, alongside five others, has been called-up to the Australian squad for the tour of the Caribbean as a back-up. Cricket Australia have revealed that, owing to mental health concerns, withdrawals are imminent.
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newscricket7 months ago

NZ vs AUS | Andrew McDonald hints at multiple changes for third T20I after back-to-back losses

On the back of two consecutive losses, Andrew McDonald has hinted that Australia could make several changes to strengthen their middle-order setup, batting and bowling, where the hosts have edged past them. He also added that everyone in the squad would get their opportunity in this series.
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newscricket7 months ago

BBL 2021 | Jason Roy doubtful for BBL final with an ankle injury

Jason Roy, who has been an integral part of the Perth Scorchers’ run to the final, is doubtful for the final against Sydney Sixers with the opener still recovering from an ankle injury. Ashton Turner recalled that the injury was a freak incident and was hopeful of Roy’s appearance in the final.
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newscricket2 years ago

Got to adapt and become more flexible to turn the tide, says Ashton Turner

Ashton Turner believes that he needs to adapt and be flexible while switching formats so as to regain his form after a rather uneventful summer. The Western Australia lad scored just a half-century in his last 19 innings while he has surpassed the score of 15 in only six of them.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Ashton Turner selection: A move destined for failure

After March 10, 2019, Ashton Turner’s life would never be the same again. Not only had he played one of the best ODI innings of the year - if not the decade - but in the process, dismantled a team, a bowling attack, that no batsman had dared taking on in the past.
Anirudh Suresh